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Cloud Computing with AWS

This course is for individuals who seek an overall understanding of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud, independent of specific technical roles. You will learn about AWS Cloud concepts, AWS services, security, architecture, pricing, and support to build your AWS Cloud knowledge. This course also helps you prepare for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam.

Instructor Led


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    Get trained by industry Experts

  • Cloud Computing with AWS

    Project Based Learning

  • Cloud Computing with AWS

    Learn while you Work

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    State of the Art Infrastructure

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    24/7 Lab access


Cloud Computing with AWS

  • What is Cloud Computing &types of Clouds
  • Benefits of Cloud Computing
  • Major Providers (AWS, Azure & GCP Consoles)
  • Creating Applications for the Cloud
  • Benefits of the Free Tiers & Challenges
  • Amazon IAM – Identity and Access Management
  • Amazon EC2 – Elastic Compute Cloud
  • Amazon VPC – Virtual Private Cloud
  • Amazon S3 – Simple Storage Service
  • Amazon RDS - Relational Database Service
  • Managing Identity and Access
  • Introduction to IAM, Roles and Policy
  • Create user and groups
  • Create roles and permissions
  • Virtual Machines (VMs) –EC2
  • Virtual Machines - Migration
  • Windows VMs demo; Connecting with RDP
  • Linux VMs demo; Connecting with SSH
  • AWS Storage Basics
  • Disk Based vs Object Based
  • S3 Buckets – Store Objects
  • Managing Block Level Storage with EBS – Elastic Block System
  • Managing EFS Storage – Elastic File System

Understanding Networking: VPC
Create Custom VPC
Create a Linux VM; Image types; Snapshots;
Create a Windows VM; Image types; Snapshots;
Create image from disk
Create instance from disk
Relational Databases vs NoSQL (Key-value) Databases
Database inside a VM vs Managed Database Service
RDS: Database types and costs
Linux & Opensource: MySQL/MariaDB; PostgreSQL
Windows: SQL Server Express edition

  • Well- Architected Framework
  • Demo: Complete WordPress solution with Database3



For Networking professionals who want to familiarize with terminology and concepts as they compare to the AWS platform and navigate the AWS Management Console in their jobs on a daily basis.
For those who would like to learn more about the foundational servers, Amazon Elastic Cloud Compute (EC2), Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC), Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) and others.
Those seeking to validate a professional ability to work with AWS database services, including Amazon DynamoDB and Amazon Relational Database (RDS).
Professionals seeking an increase in salary in the long run. In a similar survey done among employers, statistics indicate that a recruit feels more comfortable hiring a certified professional than recruiting a non certified professional.


We recommend that attendees of this course have:-
General IT business knowledge- General IT technical knowledge

Upon completing this course, you will receive an industry-recognized certificate from MCIT.
Preperation for  the official AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner. 
AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner certification.


— F.A.Q —

To register for a course, you can either call us or enter your request online and our administrative staff will call you with steps to register.
You can find most of the scheduling and pricing information on our website, or you can call our office for assistance.
Definitely. Please feel free to contact our office, we will be more than happy to work with you to meet your training needs.
Montreal College offers a new session every four months, i.e., in October (fall session), February (winter session) and June (summer session). Students are encouraged to register at least 2 to 16 weeks in advance. Please note that many programs fill up before the registration deadline.