AWS training

Course Curriculum: 

Lesson 01 – Course Introduction 

Course Introduction 

Lesson 02 – Monitoring and Metrics 

Monitoring and Metrics 

Amazon CloudWatch 

Monitoring EC2 Service in AWS 

Demo: How to Create an Alarm for a Service 

Monitoring AWS EBS 

Monitoring Elastic Load Balancer in AWS 

Demo: Monitoring ELB and EBS Volume in AWS CloudWatch 

Monitoring Relational Database (RDS) Service in AWS 

Demo: Monitor RDS Instance in AWS Through CloudWatch 

Monitoring ElastiCache Service in AWS 

Monitoring EFS in AWS 

Troubleshooting Common Monitoring Issues 

Demo: CloudWatch 

Features and Usage of CloudWatch Logs Filters and Alarms 

Demo: Set up CloudWatch Alarm on Log Filter Metrics 

Features and Usage of AWS CloudTrail 

Monitoring Pricing 

AWS Billing and Cost Management 

Demo: Set Up Billing Metric Alerts Using CloudWatch 

Implementing Cost Optimization in AWS 

Demo: Set up Alarm That Will Automatically Stop EC2 Instance if CPU Utilization is Less   Than or Equal to Twenty 

Key Takeaways 

Knowledge Check

Lesson 03 – Networking 



 VPC Sizing and IP Addresses 



 Route Tables 

 NAT Gateway 

 VPC Endpoints 

 VPC Flow Logs 

 VPC Peering 

 Network Security Bastion Hosts and Security Groups 

 Security Group 

 Demo: VPC Properties-Subnet IGW Route NAT Security Group  Demo: VPC Peering Connection 

 Limitations and Disadvantages of Increasing Security Groups 

 VPC Sizing and IP Addresses 

 Demo: Configuring VPC 

 Concepts of VPN 

 Demo: VPN Connection 


 Route 53 

 Demo: Create a Hosted Zone in Route 53 and Test the Routing Policies  Cloud Networking Direct Connect0 

 Demo: Launching EC2 instance and Private Subnet 

 Key Takeaways 

 Knowledge Check 

Lesson 04 – Analysis and Cost Effectiveness in AWS 

 Analysis and Cost Effectiveness in AWS 

 Analysis in Cloud 

 Demo: Troubleshoot the AutoScaling Issues 

 Cost Management in Cloud 

 Demo: Create Billing Alert 

 Cost Explorer Tool, Consolidated Billing, and Trusted Advisor 

 Demo: Walkthrough AWS Cost and Billing Dashboard 

 EC2 Pricing 

 Cost Optimization 

 Tagging in the Cloud 

 Demo: Enable Detailed Billing on Your Account 

 Demo: Create Billing Alert for Idle EC2 Instance 

 Key Takeaways 

 Knowledge Check

Lesson 05 – Security 


Features and Uses of IAM 

AWS Identities and Access Management 

Demo: Create an IAM group with EC2 Full Access Permission Demo: IAM Roles 

Demo: IAM Policy 

Overview of AWS Shared Responsibility Model 

Data Protection in Amazon S3 

Demo: Create an S3 bucket and Add Policy 

Account and Instance Security 

Security Assessment: An Overview 

Key Takeaways 

Knowledge Check 

Lesson 06 – Data Management 

Data Management 

Key Concepts of Storage in AWS 

AWS Storage Services: EBS 

Elastic Block Storage (EBS) 

Amazon S3 

Storage Gateway 

Data Life Cycle and Backups in AWS 

Amazon Elastic Block Storage (EBS) and Amazon S3 

Managing Amazon S3 

Amazon Read Replicas (RDS) and Amazon Glacier 

Demo: Creating an Amazon S3 Bucket and Archiving it in Amazon Glacier Security and Troubleshooting Storage in AWS 

Storage Troubleshooting Storing Log Files 

Backup and Restore 

Demo: Synchronize the Content of a Directory with Your Amazon S3 bucket AWS Pilot Light 

Compliance in AWS 

Disaster Recovery 

Warm Standby 

Multi-Site Setup 

Key Takeaways 

Knowledge Check

Lesson 07 – High Availability 

High Availability 

Scalability and Elasticity Essentials 

Elastic Load Balancing 

Configure Load Balancer 

High Availability of Multi-AZ for Amazon RDS 

Auto Scaling 

Create and Update Auto Scaling 

Auto Scaling: Examples 

Capacity Thrashing, Life Cycle Hooks, and Scaling 

Configure an AutoScaling group 

SQS and SNS Scalability 

Amazon Route 5305:02 

Troubleshooting Scalable Deployments 

Demo: Create an AutoScaling Group and Add a Scheduled Action for it Key Takeaways 

Knowledge Check 

Lesson 08 – Deployment and Provisioning 

Deployment and Provisioning 

Elastic Load Balancing 

Demo: Working of ALB 

Lambda and ECS Deployments 

Demo: Deploy a Dockerized Application on an ECS Cluster RDS and DynamoDB Deployments 

S3 Provisioning and EFS Deployment 

Demo: Mount EFS to an Instance 

LightSail and Batch 

Demo: Deploy an Application Using Elastic Beanstalk 

Deployment Automation 

AWS OpsWorks 

Demo: Deploy an Application Using OpsWork 

Demo: CloudFormation 

CloudFormation Using a Sample Template 

CloudFormation Template and Stacks 

Components of CloudFormation 

CloudFormation Errors and Template 

Demo: Debug a CloudFormation Template 

Key Takeaways 

Knowledge Check

Lesson 09 – Best Practices for AWS SysOps Administrator  Associate 

Best Practices for AWS SysOps Administrator – Associate 

Implementing Monitoring Plan 

Key Takeaways 

Practice Projects 

Create Custom VPC

Course-end Project: 

Project 1: 

Create a small Linux instance and deploy a PHP application to it. Prerequisites to run the  application are apache (httpd) + mod_php. Application is uploaded to an S3 bucket. Deploy  the application to a secure, load balanced environment.