Workshop ended on March 28th

AWS foundation workshop

Learn the AWS fundamentals to become more proficient in identifying AWS services so that you can make informed decisions about IT solutions based on your business requirements and get started working on AWS.

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About the trainer

saleem hadad - software engineer

Hello 👋 I'm Saleem Hadad!

An entrepreneur, mechatronics engineer and software developer with 5+ years of experience developing testable, and scalable code -following best practices- for web apps in startups and agencies.
I have a good experience of building microservices serve millions of requests and scalable & well-documented REST APIs. An enthusiastic to open-source, public speaker and self-learner.

I noticed that getting started (for many developers) with AWS can be a bit hard and confusing since they provide tons of different solutions and services and you don't know what services work the best for your business and which of is cost-effective.

This is what lead me to conduct this workshop: AWS fundamentals to share my experience and guide you in the right direction and start to build something amazing.

Workshop Objectives

This workshop is designed to educate you about:

  1. Recognize terminology and concepts as they relate to the AWS platform
  2. Navigate the AWS Management Console
  3. Understand the security measures AWS provides
  4. Differentiate AWS Storage options and create an Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) bucket
  5. Recognize AWS Compute and Networking options
  6. Describe Managed Services and Database options
  7. Use Amazon DynamoDB to power a chatbot application
  8. Identify Deployment and Management options

What this workshop will cover

Introduction & History to AWS

Learn how to use the AWS Management Console, understand AWS Global Infrastructure and describe the security measures AWS provides.

AWS Storage & Content Delivery

Identify key AWS storage options including S3, EBS, RedShift and practice that by deploying your own static website on S3 bucket.

Cloud Computing & Networking

Identify the different AWS compute and networking options, create an Amazon EC2 instance with custom Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC).

Identify AWS Managed Services & Database

Verify key aspects of Amazon RDS and learn the foundations of DynamoDB.

Deployment and Management

Learn how to deploy serverless applications and configure Amazon Identity and Access Management (IAM) by building a chatbot application demo.

Not Just a workshop

Get access to extra benefits to double down on your learnings

  • Resources

    Get more resources to continue your AWS journey after this workshop and build production-ready applications.

  • Private Slack Community

    Join me and other students in a private slack community where we can discuss problems and solutions.

Frequently asked questions

Do I need to have a pre-experience with AWS to join this workshop?

Not at all. However, you'll gain most from this workshop if you have any experience with cloud computing, web/mobile development or IoT development.

At what time this workshop will be live?

9 AM GST (8 AM in Saudi Arabia - 1 PM in Malaysia)

What is the duration of the workshop?

1 day: 4 hours training and 1 hour Q/A session.

When can I get the recorded version?

Within 3 days after completing the workshop, you'll receive the video via email.

Do I need a VPN to attend the online classroom?

No, you don't need a VPN to attend the live workshop. You'll receive the joining link via email one hour before the workshop start.

Can I get a refund if I found this workshop not useful for me?

No worries at all. Message me at and I'll refund you, no questions asked.