Watch the AWSome Day Online - Get Trained on the AWS Cloud

Date: Available on-demand until 31 May
Duration: Keynote and 5 modules over 3 hours 40 minutes
Location: Online

The AWSome Day Online is a free, virtual training that provides a step-by-step introduction to the core AWS services for compute, storage, database and networking. AWS technical experts explain key features and use cases, share best practices and walk through technical demos.

Based on the AWS Technical Essentials Course, the AWSome Day Online is ideal for IT managers, business leaders, system engineers, system administrators, developers and architects who are eager to learn more about cloud computing and how to get started on the AWS Cloud.

Register below and use the link to watch the recordings at your convenience. 

Certificates of attendance will be sent by email 7 working days after completing the 5 modules.


(23 minutes)
Introduction to AWS
Module 1: AWS Foundations
(26 minutes)
  • AWS Introductions
  • Well Architected Framework and AWS
  • Trusted Advisor
  • Global Infrastructure
  • Demo - Designing the network (VPC) for HA and FT
  • VPC Network security
Module 2: AWS Infrastructure
(31 minutes)
  • AWS S3 and Glacier for large volume object storage
  • Demo - Create a bucket and create a website
  • Amazon EC2 compute platform
  • Demo - Launch our first EC2 applications with EBS storage
  • Understanding EC2 pricing and lifecycle
  • Storage options for compute
  • AWS CloudFormation for IAAC (Infrastructure as Code)
Module 3: Databases
(30 minutes)
  • Let the data decide!
  • Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
  • Demo - Deploy Multi-AZ database in VPC
  • Amazon DynamoDB (NoSQL)
  • Intro to AWS Athena and Redshift
Module 4: Security, Identity & Access Management
(26 minutes minutes)
  • AWS Shared Security Model Identity Access Management (IAM)
  • Governance and Compliance
  • AWS CloudTrail for audit and change management
  • AWS Config and Config Rules
Module 5: AWS Elasticity & Management Tools
(35 minutes)
  • Adding elasticity to our applications in AWS
  • Introduction to AWS load balancer services
  • Introduction to autoscaling groups and launch configurations
  • Demo - Add autoscaling to our demo application
  • Next steps: Taking it to the next stage
  • Serverless architecture with Lambda, API Gateway, DynamoDB & more
  • Wrap up - User Groups, Blogs & further training