Introduction to Course

Learn about the course objectives, target audience, and prerequisites for taking this course.

Course objectives

As the adoption of cloud computing continues to accelerate overtime, it remains essential to comprehend the principles of one of the core AWS services that plays a vital role in designing reliable and secure cloud infrastructures, AWSAmazon Web Services Virtual Private Cloud (VPC).

This course explains the fundamental principles of Amazon VPC from a beginner’s perspective. It also covers networking fundamentals, a critical concept to understand before setting up a private network, and theory conceptualization. It also covers the interactive, hands-on implementation of Amazon VPC and its related features, which helps us understand and design scalable cloud architectures.

Target audience

This course is designed for anyone interested in learning more about or working with AWS cloud services, particularly how to implement and use Amazon VPC in depth. While also addressing advanced VPC concepts, this course is designed with beginners in mind. Anyone with a basic knowledge of AWS will benefit from this course, because it covers the most fundamental and essential components of VPCs.


  • Although this course is beginner-friendly, some prior knowledge of cloud computing and AWS will be beneficial.

  • Access to an AWS account is required to work with the practical concepts in a hands-on manner.

  • Having prior knowledge of services like IAM, EC2, CloudWatch, and others will also be beneficial.

Course roadmap

The diagram below highlights the course roadmap, which shows the lessons covered in this course.

Course roadmap
Course roadmap