Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) is a virtual network that is dedicated in your AWS account. It is isolated logically from other virtual networks in the AWS Cloud. You can specify IP address ranges for the VPC, subnets, security groups, and configure route tables. In addition to security groups, you can use network access control lists to help protect your AWS resources in each subnet. VPC allows you to assign static IPv4 addresses and associate an IPv6 CIDR block to your VPC. You also…

Course Content

Module 2: Setting up VPC

Module 3: Conclusion

Course Description

This short course will cover a brief background of Amazon VPC’s and students will gain hands-on experience setting up their own VPC.


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.

Study Resources

Lab Step By Step Guide

Labs Used

This course will use the AWS dashboard.

Course Goals

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

  • Discuss what VPC is
  • Set up a VPC and subnets

Instructed By

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Ken Underhill
Master Instructor at Cybrary
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Provided By

Certificate of Completion

Certificate Of Completion

Complete this course and earn a VPC Fundamentals Certificate of Completion