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Continuing IT Training Program

Cloud Computing II

Program Overview

The purpose of this training is to acquaint the students with the types of audit, security, compliance, and other assurance tools available to the platform as a service (PaaS) and infrastructure as a service (IaaS) cloud client, the types of reports that are available to the cloud client, and key control areas that are the responsibility of the cloud client. This course will focus on the control responsibilities of the cloud client to enable the student to examine financial institutions that have implemented cloud solutions. The program will look at specific solutions for both Amazon AWS and Microsoft Azure, as well as general principles for any cloud platform.

Key Objectives

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

Instructional Format

Facilitated classroom discussion and lectures


TBD, but not to exceed 4.5 days



Target Audience

Examiners or ITEAs who will lead or participate on level B and A examinations.

This course is open to appropriate staff of the FDIC and partner government regulatory agencies. This course is not open to the public or staff of private banks.


Participant should have attended ITEC, Introduction to Security, and Introduction to Telecommunications and Networking.  In addition, participants should have completed at least most of the intermediate-level IT courses; specifically, students must have completed the Virtualization course and the Cloud Computing I course (formerly Cloud Computing and Virtualization).

Pre-Course Assignment


Special Requirements


Post-Course Feedback




More Information

For more information concerning course content and administration, please email Dr. Allen Yarbrough or call (703) 516-1235.

For questions regarding course registration, please contact the CURegistrar.