AWS Certified Security - Specialty 2020

By Ryan Kroonenburg

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

14 hours
  • 120 Lessons
  • 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.

Practice alongside courses in Cloud Playground

What is Cloud Playground? Cloud Playground lets you build skills in real-world AWS, Google Cloud, and Azure environments. Spin up risk-free Sandboxes, Servers and Terminals and follow along with courses, test a new idea or prepare for exams.

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  • $499 $399 USD per seat per year
  • Billed Annually
  • Renews in 12 months

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