AWS Security Essentials - HKPC Academy
AWS Security Essentials
    HKPC Building 78 Tat Chee Avenue Kowloon
    Ms.LEE Tel: +852 2788 5704
    9 January 2024 ClassApply Now
    1 March 2024 ClassApply Now

    Transforming in Cloud is getting very popular to for enterprises to increase competitiveness and agility. Productivity can be enhanced by securing your cloud resources. AWS Security Essentials covers AWS cloud security concepts and cyber labs to improve security in cloud. Based on the AWS Shared Security Model, you can implement security in the AWS cloud and security oriented services available to meet the security and business needs of your organisation during the digital transformation journey.

    Course objectives

    In this course, you will:

    √Identify security benefits and responsibilities when using the AWS Cloud

    √Describe the access control and management features of AWS

    √Understand the different data encryption methods to secure sensitive data

    √Describe how to secure network access to your AWS resources

    √Determine which AWS services can be used for security logging and monitoring

    Course Content
    Module 1: Security on AWS

    >Security design principles in the AWS Cloud

    >AWS Shared Responsibility Model

    Module 2: Security of the Cloud

    >Data Centre Security

    >Compliance and Governance

    Module 3: Security in the Cloud – Part 1

    >Identity and Access Management

    >Data Protection

    >Lab 01 – Introduction to Security Policies

    Module 4: Security in the Cloud – Part 2

    >Securing your infrastructure

    >Monitoring and detective controls

    >Lab 02 – Securing VPC Resources with Security Groups

    Module 5: Security in the Cloud – Part 3

    >DDoS mitigation

    >Incident response essentials

    >Lab 03 – Automating Incident Response with AWS Config and AWS Lambda

    Module 6: Course Wrap Up

    >AWS Well-Architected tool overview

    Target Participants

    Individuals who have working knowledge of IT security practices and infrastructure concepts, and familiarity with cloud computing concepts, such as:

    √System Integrators

    √System Administrators / Engineers / Analysts

    √Technical Engineers / Managers

    √Information Security Analysts / Managers


    Cantonese with English terminology

    Course Fee

    HK$4,200 per person

    RTTP Training Grant Application

    This course is applying Reindustrialisation and Technology Training Programme (RTTP), which offers up to 2/3 course fee reimbursement upon successful applications. For details:

    Companies should submit their RTTP training grant application for their employee(s) via at least two weeks before course commencement. Alternatively, application form could be submitted by email to along with supporting documents.


    Raymond TSANG

    Raymond is a technical trainer in Great China Region for over 15 years. He has a solid knowledge in teaching architecture, and application development to government, enterprises, small and medium businesses and universities. He is an experienced IT consultant in many projects including web and app development, intranet and portal development, server setup and configuration.


    Participants who have attained at least 75% attendance of lecture will be awarded a Training Attendance Certificate.

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