Creating S3 Buckets


Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) is a storage service for objects that offers scalability, availability, security, and performance. S3 is used to store data for millions of applications for companies around the world.

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Course Content
Module 2: Creating an S3 Bucket
Module 3: Conclusion
Course Description

This short "Creating S3 Buckets" course will cover a brief background on Amazon AWS S3 buckets and students will learn how to create an S3 bucket. Amazon S3 provides management features that are easy to use, so you can organize and secure your data to meet your business and compliance requirements. It allows customers of all sizes to store and protect any amount of data, offering 99.99999999999% durability.


Learners will need an Amazon AWS account to follow along with the hands-on parts of this course. This course assumes a basic knowledge of the AWS dashboard and basic navigation skills in AWS. Students should also be familiar with basic AWS terminology as found in this course: AWS Terminology Fundamentals

Note: There may be a cost associated with following along with the hands-on component of this course.

Course Goals

By the end of this course, students should be able to:

  • Discuss what S3 is
  • Create an S3 bucket
  • Upload objects to a S3 bucket
Instructed By
Ken Underhill
Ken Underhill
Senior Instructor
Certificate of Completion
Certificate Of Completion

Complete this entire course to earn a Creating S3 Buckets Certificate of Completion