AWS Cloud Practitioner Essentials

The fundamental-level full day course is intended for individuals who seek an overall understanding of the AWS Cloud, independent of specific technical roles. It provides a detailed overview of cloud concepts, AWS services, security, architecture, pricing, and support. It includes lab exercises reinforcing some of the core concepts of the lecture. This course also helps you prepare for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam.


17 Jul1EUtrecht 695 EUR (exempt from VAT)
18 Jul1Eweb based 695 EUR (excl. VAT)
26 Aug1EUtrecht 695 EUR (exempt from VAT)
26 Aug1Eweb based 695 EUR (excl. VAT)
05 Sep1EEindhoven 695 EUR (exempt from VAT)
05 Sep1Eweb based 695 EUR (excl. VAT)

Intended for

This course is intended for:

  • Sales
  • Legal
  • Marketing
  • Business analysts
  • Project managers
  • AWS Academy students
  • Other IT-related professionals


We recommend that attendees of this course have the following prerequisites:

  • General IT technical knowledge
  • General IT business knowledge

Main topics

In this course, you will learn how to:

  • Define what the cloud is and how it works
  • Differentiate between cloud computing and deployment models
  • Describe the AWS Cloud value proposition
  • Describe the basic global infrastructure of the cloud
  • Compare the different methods of interacting with AWS
  • Describe and differentiate between AWS service domains
  • Given a scenario, identify an appropriate solution using AWS Cloud services
  • Describe the Well-Architected Framework
  • Describe basic AWS Cloud architectural principles
  • Explain the Shared Responsibility model
  • Describe security services with the AWS cloud
  • Define the billing, account management, and pricing models for the AWS platform
  • Identify future services and developments built on the cloud

Training method

This course is delivered through [a mix of]:

  • (Virtual) classroom training
  • Labs*

* Please note: when your class is delivered online the hands-on labs may be replaced by demos.


1 day.

Course leader

Fast Lane, official AWS training partner.