This learning path is designed for individuals who are responsible for security-related activities and want to gain the control and confidence to securely run applications in the AWS Cloud. Learn about access control, data encryption methods, and securing applications and infrastructure. Then get AWS Certified to validate the skills you’ve learned.
For best results, we recommend, but do not require, that individuals have technical AWS Cloud experience related to security before beginning this learning path.
Recommended progressionFollow this recommended sequence of courses and exams to build your AWS Cloud skills in this Learning Path.
AWS Security Fundamentals (Second Edition)
In this self-paced course, you will learn fundamental AWS Cloud security concepts, including AWS access control, data encryption methods, and how network access to your AWS infrastructure can be secured. We will address your security responsibility in the AWS Cloud and the different security-oriented services available.
Digital | 2 hours
Architecting on AWS
Learn how to optimize the AWS Cloud by understanding how AWS services fit into cloud-based solutions. Explore AWS Cloud best practices and design patterns for architecting optimal IT solutions on AWS, and build a variety of infrastructures in guided, hands-on activities.
Security Engineering on AWS
Learn how to efficiently use AWS security services to stay secure in the AWS Cloud. This course highlights the security features of key compute, storage, networking, and database AWS services.
Exam Readiness: AWS Certified Security - Specialty
Prepare for the AWS Certified Security - Specialty exam by validating technical skills in securing and hardening workloads and architectures on the AWS platform. It is intended for individuals with a Cloud Practitioner or Associate-level AWS certification and two or more years of experience performing a security role.
Classroom | 4 hours
Deepen Your AWS Cloud Knowledge with Our Ramp-Up Guide
Our downloadable Ramp-Up Guide helps individuals in security roles see all free digital training, classroom courses, videos, whitepapers, certifications, and other information that is available to help you build their AWS Cloud knowledge.