AWS Cloud Computing Academy


                   
            
            
            
               
               
As cloud technologies continue to help organizations transform at a rapid pace, employees with the necessary cloud skills are in high demand. According to LinkedIn data, cloud computing is the number one hard skill companies need most. AWS Training and Certification builds your competence, confidence, and credibility through practical cloud skills that help you innovate and build your future. Whether you're just starting out, building on existing IT skills, or sharpening your cloud knowledge, AWS Training and Certification can help you be more effective and do more in the cloud.

ITNW 1091 Cloud Computing Architecture is an AWS Academy curriculum designed to help students develop technical expertise in cloud computing and prepare them for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate certification exam. The curriculum is delivered through instructor-led classes, hands-on labs and project work. (12 meetings) (6 CEUs)

Cost: $399

Examination: Upon successful completion of the AWS Academy Cloud Computing Architecture curriculum, students get access to vouchers for a free practice exam and discounted AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate exam. AWS Certifications recognize individuals with the technical skills and expertise to design, deploy, and operate applications and operations on AWS. The examination is not offered as a part of the class. Students are responsible for their own exam registration and payment for the examination.

Prerequisites: Cloud Computing Architecture requires a strong foundation in IT concepts and skills. You must be at least 17 years old.

Materials: Students will be required to have a laptop/computer with access to the internet. You will have access to course manuals, online knowledge assessments, labs, a free practice certification exam.

Textbook: (Optional) Students can use the following textbook to further enhance their knowledge of the AWS Solution Architect Certification. AWS Certified Solutions Architect Official Study Guide: Associate Exam;
ISBN-13: 978-1119138556

Academy Cloud Foundations is intended for students who seek an overall understanding of cloud computing concepts, independent of specific technical roles. It provides a detailed overview of cloud concepts, AWS core services, security, architecture, pricing, and support. Test new skills and apply knowledge to your working environment through a variety of practical exercises. (10 meetings) (2 CEUs)

Cost: $199

Prerequisites: Cloud Computing Architecture requires a strong foundation in IT concepts and skills. You must be at least 17 years old.

Materials: Students will be required to have a laptop/computer with access to the internet. You will have access to course manuals, online knowledge assessments, and labs.

Textbook: AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Study Guide: CLF-C01 Exam;
ISBN: 978-1119490708.

Academy Cloud Developing covers the fundamentals of developing applications on Amazon Web Services (AWS). The course is designed to teach students how to use the AWS software development kits (SDKs) to develop secure and scalable cloud applications. The course provides in-depth knowledge about how to interact with AWS using code, and covers key concepts, best practices, and troubleshooting tips for developing applications on AWS. (20 meetings) (4 CEUs)

Prerequisites: Cloud Computing Architecture requires a strong foundation in IT concepts and skills; contact Continuing Education for complete list. You must be at least 17 years old.

Materials: Students will be required to have a laptop/computer with access to the internet. You will have access to course manuals, online knowledge assessments, and labs.

Textbook: AWS Certified Developer Official Study Guide: Associate (DVA-C01) Exam;
ISBN: 978-1-119-50819-9.

Who should attend these courses?

This class is for IT practitioners who desire to learn more about cloud computing in AWS.

  1. Designing and deploying scalable, highly available, and fault tolerant systems on AWS
  2. Lift and shift of an existing on-premises application to AWS
  3. Ingress and egress of data to and from AWS
  4. Selecting the appropriate AWS service based on data, compute, database, or security requirements
  5. Identifying appropriate use of AWS architectural best practices
  6. Estimating AWS costs and identifying cost control mechanisms