QA Ltd

Amazon Web Services (AWS) Training Courses for Security Engineers

The courses in this listing teach learners how to efficiently use AWS security services to stay secure in the AWS Cloud. They learn AWS-recommended security practices for enhancing security of data and systems in the cloud, and security features of AWS key services including compute, storage, networking and database services.


  • Comprehensive training portfolio that supports the upskilling of Security Engineers
  • Be able to design and build a secure network
  • Be able to provide a design for account/service separation
  • Create IAM Users, Roles and Groups and apply permissions model
  • Create an AWS organisation and apply central policies (SCPs)
  • Understand common network threats and attacks
  • Design and implement a solution to mitigate attacks
  • Track and audit changes to services
  • Understand AWS security tools
  • Apply AWS best security practices to service


  • Become familiar with the AWS service offerings
  • Understand the cloud models – IaaS, PaaS, SaaS
  • Understand the different options for interacting with AWS – API/CLI/console
  • Realise the benefits of using the cloud
  • Provide foundational security knowledge
  • Understand the pricing model for the cloud
  • Understand cloud networking
  • Understand appropriate services for collecting/analysing/using audit and log data
  • Understand the responsibility between the customer and AWS
  • Be supported in preparing for the AWS examinations


£625.50 to £1,872 a person

  • Education pricing available

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Service ID

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QA Ltd Michelle Chambers
Telephone: 01793 696057


Planning service


Training service provided
How the training service works
AWS training courses that QA can provide which are relevant for Security Engineers or those in a similar role include:
• AWS Technical Essentials (AMWSE)
• AWS Cloud Practitioner Essentials (AMWSCPE)
• AWS Security Essentials (AMWSSECE)
• Security Engineering on AWS (AMWSSEC).

By choosing QA as your learning partner, you will have access to the most comprehensive and extensive range of training courses in this area that can be delivered in the classroom or virtually.
Training is tied to specific services
Services the training service works with
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Apple
  • Cisco
  • Citrix
  • Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Microsoft Office 365
  • Oracle
  • Red Hat
  • VMware

Setup and migration

Setup or migration service available
How the setup or migration service works
QA’s courses that are listed on G-Cloud will help to build, maintain and apply skillsets that are required for cloud migration and working with cloud services.

For our Amazon Web Services (AWS) learning solutions, our unrivalled partnership with Amazon Web Services enables us to develop, deliver and rapidly update these solutions, enabling our customers to gain the very latest skills whenever they are required, taught by AWS-accredited specialists.

For our Google Cloud Platform (GCP) learning solutions, learners can build, test and deploy applications, using Google’s scalable and reliable infrastructure, for their web, mobile and backend solutions. QA supports our learners through training, no matter where they are starting from. They are taught by highly-skilled experts, accredited through Google, so they get the best possible learning experience.

For our Microsoft Azure learning solutions, we have worked with Microsoft to define how we support our customers to capitalise on the cloud investments they are making with Microsoft by driving capability, not just knowledge. Successful Azure adoption is closely linked to the capability of the team delivering it and we have focused on making sure you are well-prepared.
Setup or migration service is for specific cloud services

Quality assurance and performance testing

Quality assurance and performance testing service

Security testing

Security services

Ongoing support

Ongoing support service
Types of service supported
Hosting or software provided by your organisation
How the support service works
Cloud Academy, a QA company, is the leading enterprise digital skills platform. It is a learner-centric platform which empowers you to build your people’s technology skills, at scale and at the speed you need. We accelerate innovation and cloud adoption through guided learning paths, hands-on labs and skill assessments.

Service scope

Service constraints

User support

Email or online ticketing support
Email or online ticketing
Support response times
We respond to email queries within four working hours from Monday to Friday.
User can manage status and priority of support tickets
Phone support
Phone support availability
9 to 5 (UK time), Monday to Friday
Web chat support
Support levels
QA is committed to providing an exceptional level of service to our users. We aim to respond to email and phone enquiries regarding course bookings and other such enquiries within four working hours on Mondays to Fridays.

We also commit to making and confirming bookings from the QA course catalogue within one working day (three working days for third-party events).

These support levels are at no additional cost.

QA also provides each of our customers with a dedicated Account Manager who has significant experience of the relevant skills requirements for your sector and how like-minded business leaders are addressing these challenges. By working with our customers to understand the demand in their teams, we can ensure the learning is timely and relevant ensuring you reach your learning goals and create value from the investment.


Supplier type
Not a reseller

Staff security

Staff security clearance
Other security clearance
Government security clearance
Up to Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS)


£625.50 to £1,872 a person
Discount for educational organisations

Service documents

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If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need versions of these documents in a more accessible format, email the supplier at Tell them what format you need. It will help if you say what assistive technology you use.