Designing Secure solutions in AWS - Level 3

AVG Duration5h


This learning path has been designed for those looking to enhance their skills when designing secure solutions in AWS at an intermediate level, ideally for those who have more than 18 months experience working with AWS.

Using a combination of on-demand courses and hands-on labs you will be introduced to a number of different AWS services and features. Using the new skills obtained from this learning path you will be able to effectively demonstrate knowledge of how to effectively implement security into your AWS solutions

Learning Objectives:

By the end of this learning path you will be able to:

  • Create an AWS cross-account authentication and access strategy for complex organizations
  • Create an effective auditing strategy for AWS authentication and access control
  • Evaluate AWS prevention controls for large-scale web applications
  • Apply AWS detection controls and security services for large-scale applications


Your certificate for this learning path

Training Content

Course - Advanced - 2h 11m
Designing Secure solutions in AWS - Level 3
This course covers the core learning objective to meet the requirements of designing secure solutions in AWS - level 3 of the AWS Cloud Architect Job Role
Hands-on Lab - Beginner - 50m
Detecting EC2 Threats with Amazon GuardDuty
Learn how to use Amazon GuardDuty to automatically uncover malicious EC2 activity and configure threat lists to improve the security of your AWS environments.
Hands-on Lab - Advanced - 2h 30m
Leveraging AWS WAF to Defend an Insecure Web App
Learn how to use AWS WAF to provide a first line of defence against common OWASP type attacks, including SQL Injection, Cross Site Scripting (XSS), Server Side Request Forgery (SSRF), and Command Injection. You'll use Terraform to deploy and setup an insecure web app that you'll later protect by ...
Hands-on Lab - Beginner - 1h
Detecting Malicious Web Requests With AWS Web Application Firewall
Learn how to use AWS Web Application Firewall to block and count potentially malicious web requests in this hands-on laboratory.
Hands-on Lab Challenge - Beginner - 1h
AWS Web Application Firewall Challenge
Level-up your skills in this hands-on challenge lab as you are tasked with configuring a AWS Web Application Firewall Access Control List.
About the Author
Learning paths175

Stuart has been working within the IT industry for two decades covering a huge range of topic areas and technologies, from data center and network infrastructure design, to cloud architecture and implementation.

To date, Stuart has created 150+ courses relating to Cloud reaching over 180,000 students, mostly within the AWS category and with a heavy focus on security and compliance.

Stuart is a member of the AWS Community Builders Program for his contributions towards AWS.

He is AWS certified and accredited in addition to being a published author covering topics across the AWS landscape.

In January 2016 Stuart was awarded ‘Expert of the Year Award 2015’ from Experts Exchange for his knowledge share within cloud services to the community.

Stuart enjoys writing about cloud technologies and you will find many of his articles within our blog pages.