Create an AWS account

Before you begin

Before you begin, please ensure you have an AWS Account with Administrator privileges.

All set? Continue on to the next section.

Need to create an account or a user with Admin rights? Please work through this section to create your account.

Create an AWS Account

Your account must have the ability to create new IAM roles and scope other IAM permissions.

If you already have an AWS account, and have IAM Administrator access, you can skip ahead.

  1. If you don’t already have an AWS account with Administrator access: create one now

  2. Once you have an AWS account, ensure you are following the remaining workshop steps as an IAM user with administrator access to the AWS account: Create a new IAM user to use for the workshop

  3. Enter the user details: Create User

  4. Attach the AdministratorAccess IAM Policy: Attach Policy

  5. Click to create the new user: Confirm User

  6. Take note of the login URL and save: Login URL