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Amazon EKS

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3 Days

Available On-Site

Available Virtually

Open Enrollments Available


This Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (EKS) training is a three-day introduction to Kubernetes and the EKS Kubernetes as a service environment.

This intensive three-day hands-on course is designed to provide working SREs, developers, IT, DevOps staff and other technology professionals with a comprehensive introduction to Kubernetes. Attendees will leave with a clear understanding of Kubernetes and its basic operations. Students will gain hands-on experience with Kubernetes concepts and operations in both stand-alone and EKS environments. Pod operations, manifest construction, and general best practices are covered in class through hands-on lab exercises. The course covers a wide range of Kubernetes controllers, details pod networking and service function, explores configuration and secrets as well as a number of other important foundational topics. Upon completion of the course, attendees will have the skills and information necessary to begin using Kubernetes in standalone and EKS environments.


Available for Instructor-Led (ILT) in-person/onsite training or Virtual Instructor-Led training (VILT) delivery; Open Enrollment options may be available.

Who Should Attend

Developers, Site/Service Responsibility Engineers (SRE), Release Engineers (RE), Information Technology (IT) and Quality Assurance (QA) Staff, Technical Managers, DevOps and Build personnel

What Attendees will learn

This course is designed to provide technology staff with a comprehensive overview of Kubernetes and the EKS Kubernetes as a service environment.

  • Containers and container orchestration
  • Kubernetes architecture
  • Kubernetes pods and controllers
  • Deep dive into Kubernetes networking, storage, and security
  • Extensive review of EKS, including identity access management (IAM) and managing images on elastic container registry (ECR)


Students should have taken the RX-M “Docker Foundation” course or have equivalent knowledge. Each attendee must provide their own laptop with the ability to run a 64 bit virtual machine. Unconstrained internet access is also required to complete the labs.