AWS Certified Security - Specialty 2020

By Ryan Kroonenburg
By Faye Ellis

Learn about security within Amazon Web Services and pass this specialty exam.

14 hours
  • 122 Lessons
  • 2 Hands-On Labs
  • 8 Course Quizzes
  • 1 Practice Exam

About the course

The top issue in the IT industry right now is finding enough trained talent to run an effective IT team.  The second issue is security.   Amazon Web Services are addressing both of these needs by launching the AWS Security certification.

Our course is designed to help you pass this new certification and speed up your career in cloud security.

If you currently have one or more Associate level certifications, and have an interest in Advanced cloud security, or just want to improve your cloud AWS security skills, this is the course for you.

Obtaining this AWS security certification means you will become some of the 1st engineers world-wide to gain a specialist certification with AWS. On its own it demonstrates your Ninja-level Security skills – showing any employer you are capable of being lead engineer on complex AWS projects. Or maybe you are working towards the coveted 9/9 AWS Certification Achievement – either way, this course will deliver.


In this course we will cover all of the major areas of AWS security and associated services you’ll need to know to become an AWS security specialist and obtain the certification, including:

  • Security Basics

  • Security of AWS

  • Security in AWS

  • Using AWS Security Products

  • Securing AWS Services

  • Identity and Access Management

  • Compliance

  • Incident Management & Troubleshooting

What you can expect

  • Pass the AWS Certified Security - Speciality Exam

  • Become Amazon Certified

  • Become Intimately Familiar With AWS Security Infrastructure & products

  • Gain the skills needed to become tech lead on major AWS and hybrid security projects.

What are Hands-on Labs

What's the difference between theoretical knowledge and real skills? Practical real-world experience. That's where Hands-on Labs come in! Hands-on Labs are guided, interactive experiences that help you learn and practice real-world scenarios in real cloud environments. Hands-on Labs are seamlessly integrated in courses, so you can learn by doing.

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  • $499 USD per seat per year
  • Billed Annually
  • Renews in 12 months

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