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What are the recommended prerequisites for AWS Certified Security - Specialty certification?

There is no pre-requisite for the AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification Exam. You can directly appear for this amazon AWS certification exam.


Some recommended knowledge and experience for AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification are:

  • At least five years of experience in IT security, designing and implementing solutions for security.
  • Minimum of two years of hands-on experience in securing AWS workloads. 
  • Understanding of security controls for AWS workloads.

What are the domains covered in AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification Exam?

The main domains covered in AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification Exam are:


What are the important topics and concepts covered in AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification Exam?

The important topics and concepts covered in the AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification exam are:

  • S3
  • KMS
  • EBS, ELB, EC2 Auto Scaling
  • Elastic cache, Elastic Beanstalk
  • VPC, ROUTE53 Basics OpsWork
  • IAM, IAM Policy, IAM User, IAM Group
  • Cloudformation,Cloudwatch,Cloudtrail

Can you suggest some whitepapers for the AWS Certified Security - Specialty exam preparation?

Worth mentioning whitepapers for the preparation of AWS Certified Security - Specialty exam are:

  • Security and Compliance documentation.
  • Compliance resources.
  • AWS Key Management Service Best Practices. 

How Whizlabs gives a guarantee to pass AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification through AWS practice tests and online training?

We are offering 300 AWS Certified Security - Specialty practice questions, 40 unique section test questions and 7+ hours of AWS Security certification training videos for AWS Certified Security - Specialty exam. Our AWS Security - Specialty Online Course and Practice Tests are designed to help you understand the technical concepts covered in the main exam.

Also, we have a team of AWS experts who are ready to clarify any queries within 48 hours. This would be sufficient to pass AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification with proper dedication and hard work.

Can I purchase an exam voucher from Whizlabs?

No, we do not provide an exam voucher. You have to directly purchase the same from Amazon. AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification Cost is $300; that is the same across countries. You can buy exam vouchers from Xvoucher, an authorized third-party distributor.

What is the passing score for AWS Certified Security- Specialty certification?

As per AWS,  your outcomes for the assessment are accounted for as a score from 100 - 1000, with a minimum passing score of 750.

What is the learning outcome of the AWS Certified Security - Specialty Online Training course?

You would be able to understand and have in-depth knowledge about AWS security services and to perform AWS data protection mechanism on AWS Cloud using AWS best practices using AWS through our 7+ hours training online course covering all important concepts of the real exam.

What is the exam format for the AWS Certified Security - Specialty certification?

  AWS Certified Security - Specialty Questions includes:

  1. Multiple-choice: Has one correct response and three incorrect responses. 
  2. Multiple-response: Has two or more correct responses out of five or more options. 

Can I try free AWS Certified Security - Specialty exam before purchasing the whole practice test?

Yes. We are offering AWS Certified Security - Specialty free tests 15 practice questions for the free evolution of our tool that you can try before purchasing our complete AWS Security - Specialty practice tests. Also, you will find the 15% discount coupon inside the free exam.

Which AWS certification should I choose?

Currently, AWS offers 12 certifications, which includes 1 foundation-level certification, 3 associate-level certifications, 2 professional-level certifications, and 6 specialty-level certifications. As there is no prerequisite for any AWS certification, as per your skills, knowledge, experience, and expertise you can choose and take one or more certifications.

Here is the complete list of AWS Certification Training Courses. 

Do you update the question bank with the latest updates?

Yes. AWS revises the exam syllabus based on the current trends, to meet the industry standards. We have SMEs who monitor the changes into the exam syllabus and update the questions to ensure that we provide up to date preparation material to our students.

Does Whizlabs Offer any Subscription Plan?

Yes, we offer the Annual Subscription in which you get all the Whizlabs training courses worth $2500+ at $99 only. With Whizlabs subscription, you will get unlimited access to all the courses and hands-on labs with Premium Support for one year.

Do you provide a course completion certificate?

Yes, we provide a course completion certificate for online training courses. Once you watch the video course by 100% / complete an online course, you get a course completion certificate that is signed by our CEO.

How long is the license valid after the purchase?

Our simulators and video courses have a lifetime license/validity. Once you have purchased, you can access it for a lifetime.

What is the significance of Amazon VPC in AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification?

Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) is an essential concept in the AWS Cloud Security Certification Exam. You need to have in-depth knowledge about Virtual Private Cloud in order to crack this certification. 

Here is a comprehensive article that speaks about AWS Virtual Private Cloud.

What are the roles & responsibilities of an AWS Security Specialist?

 Roles & Responsibilities of an AWS Security Specialist are:

  • Understanding and working on data encryption and methods to implement it.
  • Monitoring services of AWS security and features to provide a secure environment.  
  • Ability to make decisions with regards to security, cost, deploy complex applications for given requirements.
  • Monitoring security and access control by utilizing the AWS application.
  • Knowledge of AWS mechanisms and secure Internet protocols to implement them.
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of operations security and risks.

What are the main services covered in AWS Certified Security - Specialty certification?

The main services covered in AWS Security certification are:

  • AWS Config for configuration management.
  • AWS CloudTrail for IAM auditing.
  • Amazon CloudWatch for logging.
  • DDoS mitigation within AWS.
  • Amazon GuardDuty for threat detection.
  • AWS Lambda for response automation.
  • AWS Shield for DDoS protection.
  • S3 data protection and access control.
  • Amazon Inspector for infrastructure security scans.
  • Athena for querying log files with data stored in S3.
  • Edge security to check the perimeter of your network.
  • Host-based security of your EC2 instances.
  • AWS Web Application Firewall.

Does Whizlabs blog cover any technical topic for AWS Security - Specialty exam?

Yes, our certified experts cover the important topics of the exam –

How long does it take to prepare for AWS Certified Security - Specialty exam?

Try not to stress if you are in all day work, you'll need 7+ hours for the AWS Certified Security - Specialty video course and 15-20 hours altogether for the AWS Certified Security - Specialty Practice Tests. Get an aggregate of 25-30 hours for exam preparation and you will be prepared for the AWS Certified Security - Specialty exam.

How AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification is beneficial for AWS Security Specialist?

Some of the important benefits of the AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification are as follows:

  • Validates one’s knowledge on the AWS security services to provide a secure production environment.
  • Provides you a global recognition for your knowledge, skills, and experience.
  • Listed amongst one of the top-paying info -Tech certifications in the world.
  • Adds a credential to your resume and thus makes you stand out of the crowd.
  • Helps you to get more opportunities to enhance your career as an AWS Security Specialist.
  • Gets you more chances of being promoted in your current job or get a new job with a higher paycheck.

Having an AWS certification has a lot of benefits and it will advance your AWS expertise to validate your technical skills. Here are the Top 10 benefits of getting AWS certification.

What is the validity of AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification?

Once you get certified, you can make good use of it for a period of 3 years.

What is the average salary of an AWS Security Specialist?

According to the report by Paysa, the AWS Security Specialist average salary is $92,753.

Apart from AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification training course, are there any other Security certification courses available on Whizlabs platform?

 Apart from AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification training course, these training courses are available on our platform:

Do you have any preparation guidance for this certification exam?

Yes. We write frequently about certification preparation tips on our blog. Here’s how to prepare for the AWS Certified Security - Specialty exam.

How can I reschedule an AWS Certification exam?

You can cancel or reschedule your exam up to 24 hours before your scheduled appointment without additional fees.

To reschedule or cancel your exam, go to your AWS Certification Account and click either the "Manage PSI Exams" or "Manage Pearson VUE exams" button.

What is the Exam Retake Policy for the AWS Certification exam?

The candidate needs to wait 14 days before they are eligible to retake the exam. The candidate can take any number of exam attempts until he passes. For each exam attempt, the candidate needs to pay the full registration fee. But the beta exam takers can take the exam once only. 

Apart from mock exams/video courses, is there any further assistance I can get from Whizlabs?

Yes, you will get full support for any query related to the certification while preparing through our mock exams/video courses. Your query will be handled by the certified SME (Subject Matter Expert) & response will be provided in due course.

Do you offer a Money-Back Guarantee for Whizlabs training courses?

Yes, we offer a 100% unconditional money-back guarantee for our training courses. If you don’t clear the exam for any reason, you can apply for a full refund. 


Please note that we only refund the amount paid for the Whizlabs training course, not the certification exam cost. For more details, we recommend you to check our Refund Policy

Do you provide any discount on the bulk purchase?

Yes, you can avail up to 50% discount on the purchase of more than 10 products at a time. For more details, please feel free to write here. A member of our support staff will respond back as soon as possible.

What are the payment gateways you provide?

We accept payments through different gateways like CCAvenue, Stripe, etc.

After purchasing the Training Course from Whizlabs, how can I clarify my technical questions?

We have a dedicated team of subject-matter experts (SME) who will answer all of your queries that are submitted through our Learning Management System (LMS) interface. You will receive responses within 24 hours of the submission of the question.

What if I have more queries?

If you have any queries related to the Certification exam, Whizlabs training courses, payments, etc. please feel free to contact us. A member of our support staff will respond to you as soon as possible.

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  • Exam Name AWS Certified Security - Specialty
  • Exam Code SCS-C01
  • Exam Duration 170 Minutes
  • Exam Format Multiple Choice and Multiple Answer Type Exam
  • Number of Questions 65 Questions
  • Passing Score 75%-80%
  • Exam Fee $300
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  • Validity 3 years
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1. What are the recommended prerequisites for AWS Certified Security - Specialty certification?

There is no pre-requisite for the AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification Exam. You can directly appear for this amazon AWS certification exam.


Some recommended knowledge and experience for AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification are:

  • At least five years of experience in IT security, designing and implementing solutions for security.
  • Minimum of two years of hands-on experience in securing AWS workloads. 
  • Understanding of security controls for AWS workloads.

2. What are the domains covered in AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification Exam?

The main domains covered in AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification Exam are:


3. What are the important topics and concepts covered in AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification Exam?

The important topics and concepts covered in the AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification exam are:

  • S3
  • KMS
  • EBS, ELB, EC2 Auto Scaling
  • Elastic cache, Elastic Beanstalk
  • VPC, ROUTE53 Basics OpsWork
  • IAM, IAM Policy, IAM User, IAM Group
  • Cloudformation,Cloudwatch,Cloudtrail

4. Can you suggest some whitepapers for the AWS Certified Security - Specialty exam preparation?

Worth mentioning whitepapers for the preparation of AWS Certified Security - Specialty exam are:

  • Security and Compliance documentation.
  • Compliance resources.
  • AWS Key Management Service Best Practices. 

5. How Whizlabs gives a guarantee to pass AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification through AWS practice tests and online training?

We are offering 300 AWS Certified Security - Specialty practice questions, 40 unique section test questions and 7+ hours of AWS Security certification training videos for AWS Certified Security - Specialty exam. Our AWS Security - Specialty Online Course and Practice Tests are designed to help you understand the technical concepts covered in the main exam.

Also, we have a team of AWS experts who are ready to clarify any queries within 48 hours. This would be sufficient to pass AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification with proper dedication and hard work.

6. Can I purchase an exam voucher from Whizlabs?

No, we do not provide an exam voucher. You have to directly purchase the same from Amazon. AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification Cost is $300; that is the same across countries. You can buy exam vouchers from Xvoucher, an authorized third-party distributor.

7. What is the passing score for AWS Certified Security- Specialty certification?

As per AWS,  your outcomes for the assessment are accounted for as a score from 100 - 1000, with a minimum passing score of 750.

8. What is the learning outcome of the AWS Certified Security - Specialty Online Training course?

You would be able to understand and have in-depth knowledge about AWS security services and to perform AWS data protection mechanism on AWS Cloud using AWS best practices using AWS through our 7+ hours training online course covering all important concepts of the real exam.

9. What is the exam format for the AWS Certified Security - Specialty certification?

  AWS Certified Security - Specialty Questions includes:

  1. Multiple-choice: Has one correct response and three incorrect responses. 
  2. Multiple-response: Has two or more correct responses out of five or more options. 

10. Can I try free AWS Certified Security - Specialty exam before purchasing the whole practice test?

Yes. We are offering AWS Certified Security - Specialty free tests 15 practice questions for the free evolution of our tool that you can try before purchasing our complete AWS Security - Specialty practice tests. Also, you will find the 15% discount coupon inside the free exam.

11. Which AWS certification should I choose?

Currently, AWS offers 12 certifications, which includes 1 foundation-level certification, 3 associate-level certifications, 2 professional-level certifications, and 6 specialty-level certifications. As there is no prerequisite for any AWS certification, as per your skills, knowledge, experience, and expertise you can choose and take one or more certifications.

Here is the complete list of AWS Certification Training Courses. 

12. Do you update the question bank with the latest updates?

Yes. AWS revises the exam syllabus based on the current trends, to meet the industry standards. We have SMEs who monitor the changes into the exam syllabus and update the questions to ensure that we provide up to date preparation material to our students.

13. Does Whizlabs Offer any Subscription Plan?

Yes, we offer the Annual Subscription in which you get all the Whizlabs training courses worth $2500+ at $99 only. With Whizlabs subscription, you will get unlimited access to all the courses and hands-on labs with Premium Support for one year.

14. Do you provide a course completion certificate?

Yes, we provide a course completion certificate for online training courses. Once you watch the video course by 100% / complete an online course, you get a course completion certificate that is signed by our CEO.

15. How long is the license valid after the purchase?

Our simulators and video courses have a lifetime license/validity. Once you have purchased, you can access it for a lifetime.

1. What is the significance of Amazon VPC in AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification?

Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) is an essential concept in the AWS Cloud Security Certification Exam. You need to have in-depth knowledge about Virtual Private Cloud in order to crack this certification. 

Here is a comprehensive article that speaks about AWS Virtual Private Cloud.

2. What are the roles & responsibilities of an AWS Security Specialist?

 Roles & Responsibilities of an AWS Security Specialist are:

  • Understanding and working on data encryption and methods to implement it.
  • Monitoring services of AWS security and features to provide a secure environment.  
  • Ability to make decisions with regards to security, cost, deploy complex applications for given requirements.
  • Monitoring security and access control by utilizing the AWS application.
  • Knowledge of AWS mechanisms and secure Internet protocols to implement them.
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of operations security and risks.

3. What are the main services covered in AWS Certified Security - Specialty certification?

The main services covered in AWS Security certification are:

  • AWS Config for configuration management.
  • AWS CloudTrail for IAM auditing.
  • Amazon CloudWatch for logging.
  • DDoS mitigation within AWS.
  • Amazon GuardDuty for threat detection.
  • AWS Lambda for response automation.
  • AWS Shield for DDoS protection.
  • S3 data protection and access control.
  • Amazon Inspector for infrastructure security scans.
  • Athena for querying log files with data stored in S3.
  • Edge security to check the perimeter of your network.
  • Host-based security of your EC2 instances.
  • AWS Web Application Firewall.

1. How long does it take to prepare for AWS Certified Security - Specialty exam?

Try not to stress if you are in all day work, you'll need 7+ hours for the AWS Certified Security - Specialty video course and 15-20 hours altogether for the AWS Certified Security - Specialty Practice Tests. Get an aggregate of 25-30 hours for exam preparation and you will be prepared for the AWS Certified Security - Specialty exam.

2. How AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification is beneficial for AWS Security Specialist?

Some of the important benefits of the AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification are as follows:

  • Validates one’s knowledge on the AWS security services to provide a secure production environment.
  • Provides you a global recognition for your knowledge, skills, and experience.
  • Listed amongst one of the top-paying info -Tech certifications in the world.
  • Adds a credential to your resume and thus makes you stand out of the crowd.
  • Helps you to get more opportunities to enhance your career as an AWS Security Specialist.
  • Gets you more chances of being promoted in your current job or get a new job with a higher paycheck.

Having an AWS certification has a lot of benefits and it will advance your AWS expertise to validate your technical skills. Here are the Top 10 benefits of getting AWS certification.

3. What is the validity of AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification?

Once you get certified, you can make good use of it for a period of 3 years.

4. What is the average salary of an AWS Security Specialist?

According to the report by Paysa, the AWS Security Specialist average salary is $92,753.

5. Apart from AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification training course, are there any other Security certification courses available on Whizlabs platform?

 Apart from AWS Certified Security - Specialty Certification training course, these training courses are available on our platform:

6. Do you have any preparation guidance for this certification exam?

Yes. We write frequently about certification preparation tips on our blog. Here’s how to prepare for the AWS Certified Security - Specialty exam.

7. How can I reschedule an AWS Certification exam?

You can cancel or reschedule your exam up to 24 hours before your scheduled appointment without additional fees.

To reschedule or cancel your exam, go to your AWS Certification Account and click either the "Manage PSI Exams" or "Manage Pearson VUE exams" button.

8. What is the Exam Retake Policy for the AWS Certification exam?

The candidate needs to wait 14 days before they are eligible to retake the exam. The candidate can take any number of exam attempts until he passes. For each exam attempt, the candidate needs to pay the full registration fee. But the beta exam takers can take the exam once only. 

9. Apart from mock exams/video courses, is there any further assistance I can get from Whizlabs?

Yes, you will get full support for any query related to the certification while preparing through our mock exams/video courses. Your query will be handled by the certified SME (Subject Matter Expert) & response will be provided in due course.

1. Do you offer a Money-Back Guarantee for Whizlabs training courses?

Yes, we offer a 100% unconditional money-back guarantee for our training courses. If you don’t clear the exam for any reason, you can apply for a full refund. 


Please note that we only refund the amount paid for the Whizlabs training course, not the certification exam cost. For more details, we recommend you to check our Refund Policy

2. Do you provide any discount on the bulk purchase?

Yes, you can avail up to 50% discount on the purchase of more than 10 products at a time. For more details, please feel free to write here. A member of our support staff will respond back as soon as possible.

3. What are the payment gateways you provide?

We accept payments through different gateways like CCAvenue, Stripe, etc.

1. After purchasing the Training Course from Whizlabs, how can I clarify my technical questions?

We have a dedicated team of subject-matter experts (SME) who will answer all of your queries that are submitted through our Learning Management System (LMS) interface. You will receive responses within 24 hours of the submission of the question.

2. What if I have more queries?

If you have any queries related to the Certification exam, Whizlabs training courses, payments, etc. please feel free to contact us. A member of our support staff will respond to you as soon as possible.

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