AWS SysOps Associate Administrator Certification Training

Expertise in Deployment, Management and Operations on the AWS

  • 24 Hours Course led by certified AWS Architect
  • Intensive coaching to pass the AWS Certified SysOps Associate exam
  • Exam tips and tricks with Cheat Sheets
  • From Basic to Advanced concepts on using AWS Platform
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AWS is among the fastest growing cloud services adopted by start-ups and established companies alike, which is why there is a huge demand for AWS certified employees. KnowledgeHut’s comprehensive workshop has been designed to help you gain hands-on expertise on the AWS framework and perform the functions of an administrator.

AWS Technical expertise is necessary for gaining knowledge of system operations, and the first day of this workshop is dedicated to AWS Technical Essentials. Starting with the fundamentals the course goes on to explore some of the more advanced features of the AWS platform including disaster recovery, backup, EBS system operations and more. Finally you will learn about CloudWatch, the main monitoring solution offered by AWS and about the AWS webapp. The modules are well designed with extensive practice sessions at the end of each module.

This course will help you prepare for the AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate exam that validates technical expertise in deployment, management, and operations on the AWS platform. Our course modules align to the objectives tested in the exam. You will also get sample test papers, Cheat Sheets, and Exam tips and tricks to clear the exam.
Enrol now and learn how to build your own robust and scalable fault tolerant systems.

What You Will Learn

  • Deploy, manage, and operate scalable, highly available, fault-tolerant systems on AWS

  • Migrate an existing on-premises application to AWS

  • Implement and control the flow of data to and from AWS

  • Select the appropriate AWS service based on compute, data, or security requirements

  • Identify appropriate use of AWS operational best practices

  • Estimate AWS usage costs and identifying operational cost-control mechanisms

  • Linux Basic Skills
  • Knowledge of at least 1 programming language 

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Who should Attend?

  • Systems Administrators and IT Managers
  • IT Administrators and Operators
  • IT Systems Engineer
  • Linux/Unix Implementation Engineer or Administrator
  • Windows Server Implementation Engineer or Administrator
  • Cloud Systems Implementation Engineer or Administrator
  • Network Implementation Engineer or Administrator
  • Storage Implementation Engineer or Administrator

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Get reviews and feedback on your final projects from professional developers.


Learning Objective :

Get an understanding of Cloud Computing and AWS Overview 

Topics covered:

  • What is Cloud Computing                         
  • AWS Fundamentals                   
  • AWS Platform & Services                         
  • AWS Regions & Availability Zones

Learning Objective :

Understand securing the platform using IAM services

Topics covered:

  • Setup of AWS Account             
  •  IAM Principles               
  • Creating Users             
  • Roles                 
  • Enabling Credentials                   
  • Access Keys & Secret Keys                       
  • Security & Policies                       
  • Exam Essentials           


Lab Exercise (Create IAM Role, Users, Access/Secret Key, attaching policies)

Learning Objective :

Understand EC2 compute service of AWS and Launch Instances with Volumes, Images.

Topics covered

  • EC2 Types                       
  • Launching EC2 Instances                           
  • EBS Volumes & Types               
  • EBS Encryption             
  • Creating AMIs               
  • EBS Snapshots & AMIs               
  • Lab Exercise 4: Launching AMI using snapshots             
  • Summary of EC2 Services                         
  • Exam Essentials           


Lab Exercise 1: Launch EC2 instance (Linux) with Standard SSD Provisioned 
Lab Exercise 2: Launch EC2 Instance with multiple EBS Volumes Attached  Lab
Lab Exercise 3: Launch EC2 (windows instance and create RAID Configuration)

Learning Objective :

Create your own private Cloud and manage infrastructure in the cloud

Topics covered:

  • Amazon Virtual Private Cloud Basics                   
  • Subnets                           
  • Route Tables                 
  • Security Groups (ACLs & NACL)                                         
  • Internet Gateways                                                 
  • Bastion Host/NAT Instances                               
  • NAT Gateways             
  • Lab Exercise Create a NAT Gateway and associate it with EC2 instances.                             
  • EIP & ENIs                       
  • VPG, CGW, VPN                           
  • VPC Peering                               
  • AWS Direct Connect                   
  • Summary                         
  • Exam Essentials           


Lab Exercise Create VPC, Public, Private Subnets and Route Tables                                                     
Lab Exercise Launch instances in Private & Public Subnets and attach a Internet Gateway.
Lab Exercise Launch a Bastion Host/NAT Instance.
Exercise VPC Peering within same account [ Instructor Demo ]

Learning Objective :

Use Load Balancing in creation of highly available systems.Understand how to scale applications/systems with autoscaling and its use in building fault tolerant networks

Topics covered:

  • LB Types : Classic & Application LB               
  • Load Balancer Configurations                         
  • AWS Auto Scaling                 
  • BootStrapping                       
  • Scaling Groups                     
  • Scaling Policies                     
  • Building Fault Tolerant & Highly available Applications                         
  • Summary of Autoscaling and Cloudwatch                 
  • Exam Essentials                   


Lab Exercise on Attaching a Load Balancer to VPC and launching instances
Lab Exercise: Launch EC2 instances and use Autoscaling & Cloudwatch metrics 

Learning Objective :

Learn S3 as storage service

Topics covered:

  • Object Vs Block Storage                       
  • S3 Basics
  • Bucket Policies & Access Control Lists
  • Versioning & Transfer Acceleration               
  • Static Web Hosting
  • S3 Advanced Features
  • Versioning 
  • Cross Region Replication
  • CORS
  • Transfer Acceleration
  • Multipart Upload                 
  • LifeCycle Policies
  • AWS Glacier          
  • Archives                    
  • Vaults           
  • AWS Cloud Front (CDN)


Lab Exercise 1: Create your own S3 Bucket and use of bucket policies and control lists.
Lab Exercise 2: Create your own Static Website
Lab Exercise 3: S3 with lifecycle policies and Versioning with Cross Region Replication.
Lab Exercise 4: Using CloudFront with S3 [Instructor Demo] 

Learning Objective :

Understand Amazon’s domain services

Topics covered:

  • Amazon's Route53 Overview
  • Hosted Zones
  • Record Sets
  • Routing Policies
  • DNS Failover with S3 and CDN
  • Exam Essentials


Lab Demo Route53, Routing Policies and DNS Failover [ Instructor Demo ]

Learning Objective :

Learn about AWS database services and their use cases

Topics covered:

  • Read Replica
  • Snapshots
  • Restoring Snapshots
  • Multi-AZ Deployment               
  • Exam Tips on RDS                     
  • AWS DynamoDB (NoSQL DB)
  • AWS RedShift
  • AWS Storage Gateways
  • Summary of Database Services
  • Exam Tips on Database Services


Exercise Amazon RDS [creating an RDS instance, creating snapshots and read replicas and launching new instance using them]
Exercise - DynamoDb table creation and working with Queries

Learning Objective:

Learn about Cloud Formation, AWS ElasticBeanStalk and Opsworks

Topics covered:

  • Infrastructure as Code using Cloud Formation               
  • Cloud formation – Create a new stack               
  • Create and deploy sample template in JSON format                   
  • Lamba Deployment and Provisioning                 
  • AWS ElasticBeanStalk Overview           
  • AWS Opsworks overview and pricing                 
  • Setup Opsworks                           
  • Get started with sample stack               


Lab: CloudFormation templates to build VPC and Application Stack
Lab: Working with EBS to build a LAMP Stack and
Lab: Configuring with OpsWorks

Learning Objective :

Learn to monitor Apps and Platform using various AWS services

Topics covered:

  • CloudWatch Introduction
  • EC2 Status Troubleshooting
  • Create A Cloud Watch Role
  • Monitoring EC2 With Custom Metrics
  • Monitoring EBS Monitoring RDS
  • Monitoring ELB
  • Monitoring Elasticache
  • Monitoring RDS
  • Centralized Monitoring Servers
  • Consolidated Billing
  • Billing & Alerts
  • Cost optimization


Lab: EC2 Monitoring (Detailed and Standard) using Cloudwatch Metrics.
Creating a customer metric in cloudwatch
Creating Billing Alerts and Resource management


Project related to this course

Building Fault Tolerant, Highly Scalable Systems. Virtualization and Migration Techniques

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The Course

The focus of this workshop and of the AWS certifications is to assist learners and professionals in leveraging the immense opportunities of cloud computing and Amazon Web Services (AWS) by becoming proficient in cloud developments.

Salary trends suggest that the average salary of an AWS-certified IT professional is roughly $113,000, the highest of all certifications in the United States and Canada. With 80% of the top earning professionals in IT being holders of some AWS certificate or the other, the popularity and significance of AWS has never been in question.

KnowledgeHut’s courses are conducted by experienced professionals who work with AWS systems on a regular basis. This workshop will not only help you understand your job responsibilities and getting hands-on with AWS, but will help you aim for a first time pass of the exam and to get yourself noticed!

AWS Sysops Administrator Associate Certification course will prepare you for everything you need to learn while gaining practical experience mandated to set up and host your own applications on cloud based platforms. You will benefit from the knowledge of the core services as well as gain deep understanding of the cloud concepts.

By the end of this course, you master the concepts such as essentials of cloud computing that includes Software as a Service (SaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Private Clouds and Cloud programming.

The tools and technology used for this course includes Amazon Web Services Platform, Putty, PuttyGen, Git Bash Shell or similar.

There are no restrictions but participants would benefit if they have Linux basic skills, elementary programming knowledge and IT Industry experience.

Yes, KnowledgeHut offers this training online.

Your instructors are AWS experts who have years of industry experience.

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Any registration cancelled within 48 hours of the initial registration will be refunded in FULL (please note that all cancellations will incur a 5% deduction in the refunded amount due to transactional costs applicable while refunding) Refunds will be processed within 30 days of receipt of written request for refund. Kindly go through our Refund Policy for more details:

KnowledgeHut offers a 100% money back guarantee if the candidate withdraws from the course right after the first session. To learn more about the 100% refund policy, visit our Refund Policy.

The Remote Experience

In an online classroom, students can log in at the scheduled time to a live learning environment which is led by an instructor. You can interact, communicate, view and discuss presentations, and engage with learning resources while working in groups, all in an online setting. Our instructors use an extensive set of collaboration tools and techniques which improves your online training experience.

Internet Connectivity (2Mbps Link) and Laptop/PC (Windows/Mac) with 4GB RAM.

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