• Online, Instructor-Led
  • Classroom
Course Description

The CCSK Plus - AWS course covers the foundational content from CCSK Foundation (CSA-100), but also includes hands-on labs and activities that reinforce classroom instruction and build applicable skills. Students engage in a scenario of bringing a fictional organization securely into the cloud, which gives them the opportunity to apply their knowledge by performing a series of activities that would be required in a real-world environment. This course covers the AWS cloud platform.

Learning Objectives

Successful completion of this course will enable students to:

  • Apply Cloud Security Alliance Security Guidance, Cloud Controls Matrix, and other research to a cloud security program in AWS
  • Evaluate how to secure the cloud management plane and ensure business continuity for cloud computing in AWS
  • Compare the effectiveness of different access controls and cloud encryption models in AWS
  • Develop Security as a Service (SECaaS) recommendations based on organizational requirements and legal obligations

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Data Administration
  • Cybersecurity Management
  • Systems Administration