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  • 7 hours of high-quality e-learning
  • 2 live projects, 21 live demos
  • 2 simulation exams (60 questions each)
  • Hands-on project execution with AWS Console

Course description

  • What is this course about?

    This AWS Technical Essentials course is designed to train participants on various AWS products, services, and solutions. This course, prepared in line with the latest AWS syllabus will help you become proficient in identifying and efficiently using AWS services. The two live projects included in this course ensure that you are well versed in using the AWS platform. The course also contains a live demo that helps you learn how to use the AWS console to create instances, S3 buckets, and more.

  • What are the course objectives?

    By the end of this training you will be able to:
    • Recognize terminology and concepts as they relate to the AWS platform
    • Navigate the AWS Management Console
    • Understand the security measures AWS provides
    • Differentiate AWS Storage options and create Amazon S3 bucket
    • Recognize AWS Compute and Networking options and use EC2 and EBS
    • Describe Managed Services and Database options
    • Use Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS) to launch an application
    • Identify Deployment and Management options

  • Who should do this course?

    AWS Technical Essentials is an essential requirement for professionals who need a basic understanding of AWS Cloud system. This certification is most suited for:
    • Individuals responsible for articulating the technical benefits of AWS services
    • SysOps Administrators
    • IT Developers
    • Any individual who is new to AWS

  • What projects will you be working on?

    Project 1 - Setting up Windows Server in the Cloud

    Set up a windows server in AWS as a member of the Windows support group. The development team will then deploy their application stack for testing. 
    Key tasks
    1. Create EC2 Server instance
    2. Select the Windows 2012 Server Configuration as 2 vCPU and 80 GB General Purpose SSD.

    Project 2 - Navigate using the CloudWatch Service in the AWS Management Console

    As a member of the monitoring team, navigate using the CloudWatch Service in the AWS Management Console.
    Key tasks
    1. Check on the CPU utilization
    2. Identify the disk and network throughput of the earlier deployed Windows Virtual Machine

Course preview

    • Lesson 00 - Course Overview 05:15
      • 0.1 Course Overview05:15
    • Lesson 01 - Introduction to Cloud Computing 12:17
      • 1.1 Introduction to Cloud Computing00:18
      • 1.2 Cloud Computing08:23
      • 1.3 History of AWS02:52
      • 1.4 Quiz
      • 1.5 Key Takeaways00:44
    • Lesson 02 - Introduction to AWS 39:21
      • 2.1 Introduction to AWS00:32
      • 2.2 Amazon Web Services or AWS08:50
      • 2.3 Knowledge Check
      • 2.4 Accessing AWS03:19
      • 2.5 Demo 1 - Creating an AWS Account04:39
      • 2.6 Knowledge Check
      • 2.7 Navigation of AWS Management Console04:35
      • 2.8 AWS Global Infrastructure03:21
      • 2.9 Demo 2 - Selecting a Region00:41
      • 2.10 Knowledge Check
      • 2.11 Security Measures Provided by AWS11:29
      • 2.12 Knowledge Check
      • 2.13 Quiz
      • 2.14 Key Takeaways01:55
    • Lesson 03 - Storage and content delivery 25:50
      • 3.1 Storage and Content Delivery00:14
      • 3.2 Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)02:15
      • 3.3 Demo 1 - Creating an Amazon S3 Bucket01:52
      • 3.4 Demo 2 - Managing Logging in an Amazon S3 Bucket01:27
      • 3.5 Demo 3 - Deleting or Emptying an Amazon S3 Bucket01:15
      • 3.6 Amazon S3 Process, Bucket usage and its objectives02:01
      • 3.7 Knowledge Check
      • 3.8 Amazon CloudFront02:31
      • 3.9 Knowledge Check
      • 3.10 Amazon Elastic File System (Amazon EFS)01:27
      • 3.11 Amazon Glacier02:24
      • 3.12 Knowledge Check
      • 3.13 Amazon Storage Gateway02:26
      • 3.14 Amazon Import - Export03:23
      • 3.15 Knowledge Check
      • 3.16 Elastic Block Storage of AWS02:43
      • 3.17 Knowledge Check
      • 3.18 Quiz
      • 3.19 Key Takeaways01:52
    • Lesson 04 - Compute Services and Networking 56:17
      • 4.1 Compute Services and Networking00:38
      • 4.2 Computing and Networking Services of AWS11:11
      • 4.3 Knowledge Check
      • 4.4 Amazon Virtual Private Cloud08:47
      • 4.5 Demo 1 - Creating or Accessing Amazon VPC03:20
      • 4.6 VPC for Disaster Recovery00:53
      • 4.7 Knowledge Check
      • 4.8 Amazon EC2 Instances13:11
      • 4.9 Demo 2 - Creating an Amazon EC2 Instance04:51
      • 4.10 Knowledge Check
      • 4.11 Amazon EBS Volumes and Snapshots02:55
      • 4.12 Demo 3 - Creating an EBS volume01:58
      • 4.13 Demo 4 - Attaching an Amazon EBS Volume01:11
      • 4.14 EBS Snapshots02:06
      • 4.15 Demo 5 - Creating an EBS Snapshot01:17
      • 4.16 Restoring Volumes from EBS Snapshots01:16
      • 4.17 Demo 6 - Restoring an EBS Volume from a Snapsho01:07
      • 4.18 Knowledge Check
      • 4.19 Quiz
      • 4.20 Key Takeaways01:36
    • Lesson 05 - AWS Managed Services and Databases 37:20
      • 5.1 AWS Managed Services and Database00:25
      • 5.2 Amazon DynamoDB20:41
      • 5.3 Demo 1 - Creating a Table and Adding Items02:42
      • 5.4 Demo 2 - Query a Table01:18
      • 5.5 Knowledge Check
      • 5.6 Amazon Relational Database Service08:25
      • 5.7 Knowledge Check
      • 5.8 Demo 3 - Executing an RDS Driven Application02:17
      • 5.9 Quiz
      • 5.10 Key Takeaways01:32
    • Lesson 06 - Deployment and Management 44:57
      • 6.1 Deployment and Management00:31
      • 6.2 AWS CloudFormation08:11
      • 6.3 Demo 1 - Creating a Stack02:58
      • 6.4 Knowledge Check
      • 6.5 Amazon CloudWatch Metrics05:39
      • 6.6 Demo 2 - Obtaining the Statistics01:47
      • 6.7 Alarms03:54
      • 6.8 Demo 3 - Creating an Alarm03:58
      • 6.9 Knowledge Check
      • 6.10 AWS Identity and Access Management06:32
      • 6.11 Demo 4 - Creating the First IAM User01:54
      • 6.12 Demo 5 - Creating an Administrator Group01:34
      • 6.13 Demo 6 - Adding the user to the Administrator Group01:50
      • 6.14 IAM Roles01:32
      • 6.15 Demo 7 - Creating a Role02:49
      • 6.16 Quiz
      • 6.17 Key Takeaways01:48
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Exam & certification FREE PRACTICE TEST

  • How do you become AWS certified professional?

    AWS Certification exams are administered at Kryterion testing centers in over 750 locations across the globe. By registering you can secure your exam appointment. 

    The registration fee for an Associate Exam is USD 150. The Professional Exam is USD 300.

  • What are the prerequisites for certification?

    Basic knowledge of any programming language would be beneficial, however this can be pursued by anyone who is interested and doesn’t have an eligibility criteria. 

  • How will you do the projects and get the experience certificate?

    On the completion of the AWS Tech essential training, you have to submit the project which will be evaluated by the trainer. On the successful evaluation of the project and completion of the online exam (with a minimum score of 60%), you will get an experience certificate from Simplilearn for AWS Tech Essential.

    Note: You can submit your project through LMS.

  • What do I need to do to unlock my certificate?


    1. Complete 85% of the course.
    2. Complete 1 project and 1 simulation test with a minimum score of 60%.


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  • Who delivers the training?

    All Our Trainers are AWS certified and highly qualified with experience in training and are working in the domain.

  • Is exam fee included in the course fee?

    No. The exam fee is not included in the course fee.

  • How do I access Lab?

    To do the projects just log on to CloudLabs in your LMS.

  • What is LVC? Is it a classroom training?

    LVC or Live Virtual Classroom training for Tech Essential is a live training conducted via online live streaming of a class. LVC is run by certified trainers with work experience in the domain and training. The class attended by the global audience can enrich your learning experience.

  • Are these trainings LIVE or do I attend a pre-recorded video?

    All these trainings are live interactive sessions wherein you can raise concerns and discussions at any point during the class. Additionally, we also provide recordings of the sessions attended by you for your future references.

  • What infrastructure do I need to attend this session?

    The system requirements are quite basic:
    OS: Windows any version above XP SP3 & Mac any version above OS X 10.6
    Internet Speed: Preferably above 512 KBPS
    Headset: Any decent headset and microphone which can be used to talk and hear clearly.

  • Who are our Faculties and how are they selected?

    All our trainers are working professionals and industry experts with at least 10-12 years of relevant teaching experience.

    Each of them have gone through a rigorous selection process which includes profile screening, technical evaluation, and training demo before they are certified to train for us.  

    We also ensure that only those trainers with a high alumni rating continue to train for us.

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    Our teaching assistants are here to help you get certified in your first attempt.

    They are a dedicated team of subject matter experts to help you at every step and enrich your learning experience from class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance.

    They engage with the students proactively to ensure the course path is followed.

    Teaching Assistance is available during business hours.

  • What is covered under the 24/7 Support promise?

    We offer 24/7 support through email, chat, and calls.  

    We also have a dedicated team that provides on demand assistance through our community forum. What’s more, you will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completion of your course with us.

  • Disclaimer
  • PMP, PMI, PMBOK, CAPM, PgMP, PfMP, ACP, PBA, RMP, SP, and OPM3 are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.