Create IAM Group

Create an IAM Group

In this section, you will create an IAM Group with administrative access to both EC2 and RDS services.

  1. Navigate to the IAM console at the following link: IAM Console.
  2. In the left-hand navigation pane, select User groups, and then click Create group.


  1. On the Create user group page, enter the following information:
    • User group name: ec2-rds-admin-group
    • Scroll down to the Attach permissions policies - Optional section, search for and select the policies AmazonEC2FullAccess, AmazonRDSFullAccess, and DatabaseAdministrator.
    • Review and click Create group.


Congratulations, you have successfully created an IAM Group.