AWS Certified Database Specialty Exam Preparation (DBS-C01)

Course Overview Are you looking to gain a new in-demand skill from the comfort of your home? Well, look no …

AWS Certified Database Specialty Exam Preparation (DBS-C01)

AWS Certified Database Specialty Exam Preparation (DBS-C01)




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Course Overview

Are you looking to gain a new in-demand skill from the comfort of your home? Well, look no further; you’ve come to the right place!

Our easy-to-follow AWS Certified Database Specialty Exam Preparation (DBS-C01) will provide you with all the deep knowledge and insight you need to know about this topic. This comprehensive course has been broken down into several manageable modules, which we believe will assist you to easily grasp each concept – from the fundamental to the more advanced aspects of the course. 

Learn the most in-demand skills from the safety & comfort of your home. Enjoy the freedom to learn at your own comfortable pace and prepare yourself for the market of the future.

Learning Outcomes

Whether you are an aspiring professional or a complete beginner, this course will improve your expertise and boost your CV with key skills and an accredited certification attesting to your knowledge. 

Entry Requirement

    • This course is available to all learners of all academic backgrounds.
    • Learners should be aged 16 or over to undertake the qualification.
    • Some basic understanding of the English language and numeracy.  


After you have successfully completed the course, you will be able to obtain an Accredited Certificate of Achievement. You can, however also obtain a Course Completion Certificate following the course completion without sitting for the test. Certificates can be obtained either in hardcopy at the cost of £29 or in PDF format at the cost of £19.

    • PDF certificate’s turnaround time is 24 hours, and for the hardcopy certificate, it is 3-9 working days

Why choose us?

      • Affordable, engaging & high-quality e-learning study materials;
      • Tutorial videos/materials from the industry-leading experts;
      • Study in a user-friendly, advanced online learning platform;
      • Efficient exam systems for the assessment and instant result;
      • The UK & internationally recognised accredited qualification;
      • Access to course content on mobile, tablet or desktop from anywhere, anytime;
      • The benefit of career advancement opportunities;
      • 24/7 student support via email.

Career path

Develop Your Career Plan is a useful qualification to possess and would be beneficial for any related profession or industry. 

Course Curriculum

Section 01: Introducing Databases
Introduction 00:03:00
AWS Database – Specialty Recommended Knowledge 00:04:00
Databases Defined 00:05:00
Relational Databases 00:08:00
Database Management System (DBMS) 00:09:00
Cloud-Based vs. Local Databases 00:07:00
Database Applications 00:07:00
Database Access Languages 00:05:00
Introducing SQL 00:09:00
Reading Data with SQL 00:09:00
Writing Data with SQL 00:06:00
Working with Database Objects 00:07:00
Section 02: Database Services
AWS Database Services 00:05:00
Relational Databases (Aurora, Redshift, RDS) 00:10:00
Key-Value (NoSQL) Databases (DynamoDB) 00:07:00
In-Memory Databases (ElastiCache) 00:08:00
Document Databases (Document DB) 00:06:00
Graph Databases (Neptune) 00:04:00
Time Series Databases (Timestream) 00:03:00
Ledger Databases (QLDB) 00:03:00
Instance-Based Database Servers 00:06:00
Access Control and Authentication 00:07:00
Section 03: Database Design
Designing Databases 00:07:00
Using an ERD Tool 00:09:00
Designing Database Solutions 00:06:00
Designing for Performance 00:08:00
Designing for Scalability 00:07:00
Designing for Compliance 00:06:00
Planning for Recovery 00:06:00
Planning for High Availability 00:07:00
Planning for Encryption 00:06:00
Section 04: Database Deployment
Creating RDS Databases 00:11:00
Connecting to an RDS Database (MySQL Workbench) 00:06:00
Creating DynamoDB Databases 00:07:00
Creating RedShift Databases 00:07:00
Creating DocumentDB Databases 00:07:00
Creating Instance-Based Databases 00:04:00
Creating Databases from the CLI 00:07:00
Automation of Database Creation 00:08:00
Orchestration of Database Creation 00:09:00
Section 05: Database Migration
Migration Strategies 00:09:00
Preparing Data for Migration 00:06:00
Preparing the Cloud to Receive Data 00:07:00
Executing Data Migration 00:08:00
Validating Data Migration 00:04:00
Migrating using DMS 00:11:00
Section 06: Managing Databases
General Maintenance Processes 00:07:00
Specific Maintenance Tasks 00:08:00
Backup and Restore Strategies 00:06:00
Performing an Unmanaged Database Backup 00:07:00
Performing a Managed Database Backup 00:05:00
Performing a Restoration 00:05:00
Section 07: Managing Database Services
Managing RDS 00:08:00
Managing DynamoDB 00:04:00
Managing Redshift 00:05:00
Managing Other Databases 00:06:00
General Operational Environment Management 00:07:00
Section 08: Monitoring Database Solutions
Introduction to Monitoring 00:06:00
AWS Alert Services 00:07:00
Using CloudWatch 00:08:00
Using Third-Party Monitoring Tools 00:06:00
Auditing through Monitoring 00:03:00
Special Security Auditing Tools 00:08:00
Improving Database Performance 00:07:00
Section 09: Troubleshooting Database Solutions
Data Access Issues 00:09:00
Database Availability Issues 00:08:00
Database Performance Issues 00:06:00
Data Corruption Issues 00:05:00
Database Size Issues 00:06:00
Security Issues 00:08:00
General Troubleshooting Best Practices 00:07:00

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