The Cloud Security and FedRAMP course provides students with an in-depth knowledge of cloud security requirements, cloud security issues, cloud computing architecture and security concepts for the three types of cloud computing: Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) , Software as a Service (SaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS), and explains what cloud service providers and agencies must do to understand the latest guidance provided by NIST and to meet the requirements for the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP).
Module 1: Introduction to Cloud Computing Architecture and Security Concepts
Know cloud computing architectures
Identify security challenges for the cloud
Module 2: Cloud Security Fundamentals
Identify cloud security fundamentals
Module 3: Procuring Cloud Services for Federal Agencies
Define Assessment and Authorization roles and responsibilities
Understand process of continuous monitoring in a cloud environment
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.