AWS Cloud Practitioner Exam Prep Course 2021

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The AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner is an entry-level certification. This certification will assess how well one understands AWS fundamentals and its services and ecosystem end to end. This helps individuals gain and develop talent with critical knowledge related to implementing cloud initiatives. Earning AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner validates foundational AWS knowledge as a steppingstone.

This course is a hands-on specific course where you gain practical knowledge about AWS Cloud through videos and demo sessions by covering all the key concepts that will help you prepare for and pass the certification exam.

The concepts covered in-depth in this course include core concepts and the value of cloud computing; an introduction to AWS Cloud; AWS services; the AWS shared responsibility model; security best practices and compliance; and AWS Cloud costs, economics, and billing practices.

With this, we will also understand the value of the AWS Cloud, explore AWS Services (S3, EC2, RDS, IAM, DynamoDB, Route 53), and then learn the application of AWS services with common use cases.

By the end of this course, you will be well prepared for the latest AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam.

What You Will Learn

  • Understand the value of AWS Cloud
  • Explore AWS services (S3, EC2, RDS, IAM, DynamoDB, Route 53)
  • Understand the AWS shared responsibility model
  • Learn about security best practices and compliance
  • Learn about AWS Cloud costs, economics, and billing practices
  • Learn the applications of AWS services for common use cases


This course is designed for anyone who wants knowledge about AWS Cloud or wants to pass the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Certification. For this course, there are no prerequisites required nor any prior AWS Cloud experience necessary. We will use AWS Cloud free tier for the course.

About The Author

Learnkart Technology Private Limited: Learnkart understands the importance of upskilling and its impact on you. They pride themselves in creating specialized e-learning courses that will not only prepare you for certification exams but also help you gain hands-on knowledge for real-world applications. Thousands of students have developed their skills with Learnkart through a variety of courses, such as PgMP, Risk Management Professional (RMP), speech recognition, Python, Amazon Web Services (AWS), and more. Learnkart regularly adds courses to its portfolio to lend more value to your learning experience.

Table of contents

  1. Chapter 1 : Introduction
    1. Course Introduction
  2. Chapter 2 : Course Overview
    1. Introduction to AWS Cloud Practitioner Course
    2. Domain Introduction
    3. AWS Certification Path
    4. Exam Details
  3. Chapter 3 : Core Concept of Cloud Computing
    1. Learning Objective
    2. Networking Terminologies - Part-1
    3. Networking Terminologies - Part-2
    4. Client-Server Architecture
    5. Classic Data Centers
    6. Virtualization
    7. Basics of Cloud Computing
    8. Cloud Computing Deployment Models
    9. Public Cloud
    10. Private Cloud
    11. Hybrid Cloud
    12. Community Cloud
    13. Comparison of Deployment Models
    14. Cloud Computing Service Models - Part-1
    15. Cloud Computing Service Models - Part-2
    16. Pizza Analogy
    17. Cloud Service Providers
    18. Summary
  4. Chapter 4 : Introduction to AWS
    1. Learning Objective
    2. AWS Overview
    3. Demo - Setting Up AWS Account
    4. Gartner Research
    5. Cloud Architecture Design Principles
    6. Well-Architected Framework
    7. Operational Excellence
    8. Security
    9. Reliability
    10. Performance Efficiency
    11. Cost Management
    12. AZ and Regions
    13. CloudFront Infrastructure – Part 1
    14. Edge Locations
    15. Networking and Content Delivery Services
    16. Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
    17. VPC Peering
    18. VPC Endpoints
    19. Demo - Use of VPC and Subnet
    20. Domain Name System (DNS)
    21. CDN
    22. CloudFront Infrastructure – Part 2
    23. Elastic Load Balancer
    24. ELB Types
    25. Compute Services
    26. What Is EC2?
    27. EC2 Benefits and Features
    28. EC2 Creation Steps
    29. Amazon Machine Image (AMI)
    30. EC2 Instance Types
    31. EC2 Creation Steps (Continued)
    32. Demo - Launching EC2 Instance Using AWS Console
    33. AWS CLI
    34. Demo - Launch an EC2 Instance Using AWS Command Line Interface
    35. EC2 Auto Scaling
    36. Elastic Beanstalk
    37. AWS Storage Services
    38. Amazon S3 (Simple Storage Service)
    39. S3 Policies
    40. Demo - Create S3 Bucket and Bucket Policies
    41. Database Services
    42. AWS Databases
    43. Database Types
    44. Relational Database Service (RDS)
    45. Database Connection
    46. Demo - RDS Usage
    47. Introduction to DynamoDB
    48. Demo - Managing AWS DynamoDB
    49. Resource Groups and Tagging
    50. Case Study
    51. Summary
  5. Chapter 5 : AWS Security and Compliance
    1. Learning Objective
    2. Security Aspects
    3. Security and Compliance Principles
    4. AWS Access Control and IAM
    5. IAM Working
    6. Demo - Managing IAM Service
    7. Security Best Practices - Part 1
    8. Security Best Practices - Part 2
    9. Web Application Firewall
    10. AWS Shield
    11. Firewall Manager
    12. AWS CloudTrail
    13. AWS CloudWatch
    14. AWS Config Service
    15. CloudWatch Versus CloudTrail
    16. AWS Config Versus CloudTrail
    17. AWS Inspector
    18. AWS Trusted Advisor
    19. Summary
  6. Chapter 6 : AWS Costing and Support Service
    1. Learning Objective
    2. Understand AWS Pricing
    3. AWS Pricing Models
    4. Cost Calculator
    5. Support Plans
    6. Marketplace
    7. Demo – Set Up Billing and Budget, and Check Invoice
    8. Summary

Product information

  • Title: AWS Cloud Practitioner Exam Prep Course 2021
  • Author(s): Learnkart Technology Private Limited
  • Release date: February 2022
  • Publisher(s): Packt Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781803235486