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Learn AWS Identity Management with AWS IAM, SSO & Federation

Deep dive into Amazon AWS Identity Management - AWS IAM, AWS Organizations, AWS Directory Service, Federation & AWS SSO
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This AWS Identity Management with AWS IAM, SSO & Federation course teaches you the fundamentals of Identity Management in Amazon AWS from beginner to advanced. You’ll gain in-depth knowledge of IAM Users, Groups, Roles and Policies as well as Federation Services.

We use a highly visual and effective method of teaching cloud computing and AWS concepts using diagrams and animations (no bullet-point slides). There are lots of hands-on exercises using multiple Amazon Web Services (AWS) free tier accounts to give you practical experience of complex scenarios.

If you find identity security complex, you’re far from alone. This course will help you master these topics and by the end of the course, you’ll have developed a strong, practical understanding that you can use in your job.

This course is also extremely useful if you are studying for AWS certifications such as the AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate and AWS Certified Solutions Architect Professional.

Here’s a snapshot of the skills you’ll learn using this course:

  • AWS IAM User, Groups, Roles and Policies

  • AWS Security Token Service (STS)

  • Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)

  • Identity-Based Policies and Resource-Based Policies

  • AWS Organizations and Service Control Policies (SCPs)

  • Use Cases for IAM Roles

  • AWS Directory Services, Identity Federation, AWS Single Sign-On, Amazon Cognito

In this course on Identity Management on AWS – the topics you’ll learn include:

Getting Started – AWS Accounts

Learn about AWS Accounts and how to setup your AWS account

AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) Fundamentals

Learn how AWS IAM works and the various components of IAM:

  • How IAM Works

  • Overview of Users, Groups, Roles and Policies

  • IAM Authentication Methods

  • AWS Security Token Service (STS)

  • Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)

IAM Access Control

Learn how to implement access control using AWS IAM:

  • Identity-Based Policies and Resource-Based Policies

  • Access Control Methods – RBAC & ABAC

  • Permissions Boundaries

  • IAM Policy Evaluation Logic

  • IAM Policy Structure

AWS Organizations

Learn how to use AWS Organizations for centralized management of AWS accounts and applying access controls:

  • Overview of AWS Organizations

  • How to setup AWS Organizations

  • Service Control Policies (SCPs)

Working with IAM Roles

Learn about the common use cases for using AWS IAM roles and put your skills into practice:

  • Use Cases for IAM Roles

  • Using IAM Roles for Cross-Account Access to S3

  • Using IAM Roles for delegating access to AWS services

Directory Services and Federation

Learn how to configure identity federation using AWS Directory Services, AWS IAM, AWS SSO and Amazon Cognito:

  • AWS Directory Services

  • Identity Federation

  • IAM Identity Federation

  • AWS Single Sign-on (SSO)

  • Amazon Cognito


Hi, my name is Neal Davis – I’ll be your instructor for this course. Cloud Computing is my Passion – which is why I founded Digital Cloud Training – offering AWS training resources that represent a higher quality standard than is otherwise available in the market. I created this course to help you understand AWS IAM and Federation. I enjoy teaching on Udemy as it allows me to leverage my knowledge and hands-on experience that I have built over the last 20 years…Yes, I’ve been working in the Cloud space since its very inception!


  • Over 200,000 students enrolled in our AWS courses

  • 4.7 Star instructor ratings from over 25,000 reviews

  • Our students pass the AWS exam with an average score of over 85%

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How long do I have access to the course materials?
You can view and review the lecture materials indefinitely, like an on-demand channel.
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Course details
Lectures 2
Quizzes 3
Video 4 hours
Certificate of Completion
Full lifetime access
Access on mobile and TV

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