AWS Technical Essentials

Overview

Overview

Duration 0.5 day
Course Time 9.00am - 1.00pm
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This course is delivered by Amazon Web Services (AWS).

AWS Technical Essentials introduces you to essential AWS services and common solutions. The course covers the fundamental AWS concepts related to compute, database, storage, networking, monitoring, and security. You will start working in AWS through hands-on course experiences. The course covers the concepts necessary to increase your understanding of AWS services, so that you can make informed decisions about solutions that meet business requirements. Throughout the course, you will gain information on how to build, compare, and apply highly available, fault tolerant, scalable, and cost-effective cloud solutions.

This course includes presentations, hands-on labs, demonstrations, videos, and knowledge checks.


Key Takeaways

Key Takeaways

At the end of this course, the participants will be able to:

  • Describe terminology and concepts related to AWS services
  • Navigate the AWS Management Console
  • Articulate key concepts of AWS security measures and AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)
  • Distinguish among several AWS compute services, including Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2), AWS Lambda, Amazon Elastic Container Service (Amazon ECS), and Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (Amazon EKS)
  • Understand AWS database and storage offerings, including Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS), Amazon DynamoDB, and Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
  • Explore AWS networking services
  • Access and configure Amazon CloudWatch monitoring features

Who Should Attend

Who Should Attend

This course is targeted at:

  • Individuals responsible for articulating the technical benefits of AWS services to customers
  • Individuals interested in learning how to get started with AWS
  • SysOps administrators
  • Solutions architects
  • Developers

     

    Prerequisites

    We recommend that attendees of this course have the following prerequisites:

  • IT experience
  • Basic knowledge of common data center architectures and components (servers, networking, databases, applications, and so on)
  • No prior cloud computing or AWS experience required

ICT and SS Competency Framework

ICT and SS Competency Framework

As part of the ICTCF, this course falls under the Apps Development and ICT Infrastructure functional cluster and tagged to the following competencies:
  • Apps Development: Cloud Application Engineering
  • Apps Development: Cloud Application Architecture
  • ICT Infrastructure: Cloud Infrastructure
The course is mapped to the following job roles:
  • Application Infrastructure Engineer
  • Application Infrastructure Manager
  • DevOps Engineer
  • Digital Business Analyst
  • Digital Services Manager
  • Infrastructure Architect
  • Infrastructure Engineer
  • Solutions Architect
  • Software Engineer


Course Structure

Course Structure

This course is delivered virtually and will cover the following topics:

  • Module 1: Introduction to Amazon Web Services
  • Module 2: AWS Compute
  • Module 3: AWS Networking
  • Module 4: AWS Storage
  • Module 5: Databases
  • Module 6: Monitoring, Optimization, and Serverless
  • Module 7: Course Summary



Instructors

Instructors


Fees

Fees

This course is complimentary.

NOTE

  1. There is currently no certification exam tagged to this course.
  2. AWS currently schedules bi-monthly runs for the complimentary half day seminars (no course materials or labs) versions of the AWS Technical Essentials or “AWS Technical Essentials Day”. If you wish to schedule a full day (chargeable) session for your team and have a minimum of 10 pax, please get in touch with The Digital Academy to arrange for a session with AWS with 2-4 weeks’ notice.

Upcoming Classes

Upcoming Classes

Class 1

Duration: 0.5 day

21 Oct 2022 to 21 Oct 2022 (Full Time)

When :
Oct:
21

Time : 9.00am - 1.00pm
Registration:

Class 2

Duration: 0.5 day

09 Dec 2022 to 09 Dec 2022 (Full Time)

When :
Dec:
09

Time : 9.00am - 1.00pm
Registration:

How To Register

How To Register


Agency-sponsored

Step 1 Apply through your organisation's training request system.

Step 2 Your organisation's training request system (or relevant HR staff) confirms your organisation's approval for you to take the course.

Your organisation will send registration information to the academy.

Organisation HR L&D or equivalent staff can click here for details of the registration submission process.


Step 3 The Digital Academy will inform you whether you have been successful in enrolment.