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AWS Cloud Computing Job Academy Programme

Programme Overview

Cloud Computing has grown in popularity over the last few years, with interest from IT professionals and novices alike. The demand for highly talented professionals is at an all-time high, making now a great time to train in this field. 

This unique AWS Cloud Computing Academy Programme features a series of industry-recognised qualifications that will teach you the things you need to know for a career in Cloud Computing and provide you with the certifications to validate those skills.

These certifications include:

The AWS Cloud Computing Programme aims to give you the knowledge, skills, and certifications to perform at a high level in a Cloud Computing job role. When you complete your training, you will attend your graduation at a prestigious venue. We support our students right from the start, from training right through to recruitment assistance.  

Key features
  • Delivery Method: Virtual Classroom
  • Exams: Included
  • Duration: 6 months (part-time)
  • Certified & Experienced Trainers
  • Interest-free Payments
  • Fully Accredited Qualifications
  • Over 4,000 Candidates Placed Into Employment
  • Complete Training Programme
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Key features
  • Delivery Method: Virtual Classroom
  • Exams: Included
  • Duration: 6 months (part-time)
  • Certified & Experienced Trainers
  • Interest-free Payments
  • Fully Accredited Qualifications
  • Over 4,000 Candidates Placed Into Employment
  • Complete Training Programme
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Is the AWS Cloud Computing Academy Programme suitable for me?

If you’re an IT professional looking to move into a Cloud Computing role, this AWS training programme would be ideal for you. This course would also benefit Systems Admins looking to add to their skill set.

Those who are new to IT but keen to embark on a career in Cloud Computing should also enrol on this course, as they will gain all the skills to get started and make the change into this industry. If you’re IT Knowledge is limited, you should study the CompTIA A+ qualification before you get started.

How with the AWS Cloud Computing Academy benefit me? 

Gain the skills, knowledge, and qualifications that employers are looking for, with this AWS Cloud Computing Academy Programme, and prepare for a career as a Cloud Computing Professional.

You will be taught by expert trainers, who have many years of experience training and working within the Cloud Computing industry. You can use their knowledge to help reinforce your learning, helping to solidify principles and practices in your head before moving on to other topics.

What jobs can I apply for after my AWS Cloud Computing Academy Programme?

The AWS Cloud Computing Academy Programme aims to help you prepare for a job as a Cloud Computing professional.

This programme will help you apply for jobs as a:

  •  Junior DevOps Engineer - £37,500
  •  Systems Administrator – £43,000
  •  Network Engineer – £52,000
  •  Cloud Developer – £55,000
  •  Solutions Architect – £78,000

(Source: ITJobsWatch)

Why study the AWS Cloud Computing Academy Programme with e-Careers?

We have over a decade working in this industry. In that time, we have trained over 600,000 students and fine-tuned our programmes to offer the best training and expertise from our highly qualified trainers. Our students gain a high level of understanding and earn industry-recognised qualifications when they have completed their training, helping them become employed as IT professionals.

We have placed over 4,000 people into different Cyber Security and IT job roles through our Job Academy Programmes.

Some of our past students now work for large international corporations, including:

  •  Apple
  •  Rackspace
  •  AT&T
  •  John Lewis
  •  Ministry of Defence
  •  HMRC
  •  Swiss Quote
  •  Exponential-E

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AWS Cloud Computing Academy Programme Syllabus & Exams

This AWS Cloud Computing Academy Programme consists of five certifications, outlined below: 

AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner – Foundation.

  •  Define what the AWS Cloud.
  •  Describe key AWS Cloud architectural principles.
  •  Explain the AWS Cloud value proposition.
  •  Define the Pricing, Billing and Account management models.
  •  Describe essential key services on the AWS platform.
  •  Explain fundamental compliance and security aspects of the AWS platform and the shared security model.

AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Foundation Exam Details 

Exam Format – Multiple-choice & multiple answer.

Duration – 90 minutes.

AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate 

  •  Gain hands-on experience using compute, networking, storage and database AWS services.
  •  Understand how to use AWS deployment and management services.
  •  Identify and define technical requirements for an AWS-based application.
  •  Understand basic architectural principles of building on the AWS Cloud.
  •  Learn the AWS global infrastructure.
  •  Understand security features and tools that AWS provides.

AWS Certified Solutions Architech - Associate Exam Details 

Exam Format – Multiple-choice, multiple answer.

Duration – 130 minutes.

AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Professional 

  •  Implement cost-control strategies.
  •  Migrate complex, multi-tier applications (on AWS).
  •  Select the most appropriate AWS service to design and deploy an application.
  •  Design and deploy reliable applications on AWS.

AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Professional Exam Details* 

Exam Format – Multiple-choice & multiple answer.

Duration – 180 minutes.

AWS Fundamentals in DevOps

  •    Use the principal concepts and practices behind the DevOps methodology.
  •    Design and implement an infrastructure on AWS that supports one or more DevOps development projects.
  •    Use AWS CloudFormation and AWS OpsWorks to deploy the infrastructure necessary to create development, test, and production environments for a software development project.
  •    Use AWS CodeCommit and AWS CodeBuild to understand the array of options for enabling a Continuous Integration environment on AWS.
  •    Use AWS CodePipeline to design and implement a Continuous Integration and Delivery pipeline on AWS.
  •    Implement several common Continuous Deployment use cases using AWS technologies, including blue/green deployment and A/B testing.
  •    Distinguish between the array of application deployment technologies available on AWS (including AWS CodeDeploy, AWS OpsWorks, AWS Elastic Beanstalk, Amazon EC2 Container Service, and Amazon EC2 Container Registry), and decide which technology best fits a given scenario.
  •    Use Amazon EC2 Systems Manager for patch management.
  •    Leverage Automated Testing in different stages of a CI/CD pipeline.
  •    Fine-tune the applications you deliver on AWS for high performance and use AWS tools and technologies to monitor your application and environment for potential issues.

AWS Fundamentals in DevOps Exam Details

There is no exam required for this training course. 

* The AWS Certified Solutions Architect Professional Exam can only be requested once learners have passed their Practitioner and Associate exams. AWS Professional exam voucher must be requested within 6 months of completing the Job Academy Programme.

Enrolment and Studying   

We have made our Academy process simple. You will first go through our onboarding process, where we will have a no-obligation consultation, to give us both ample opportunities to ask and answer questions, before deciding the best route forward for you.      

You will then go through our induction process, where we will discuss the training schedules and prepare you to begin your training.   

Once you have completed your training, practical labs, assessments, and exams, you will go through the recruitment process and work towards becoming job ready.     

Recruitment Process  

Our Recruitment Team will work with you to help you prepare for any upcoming job interviews, helping you feel more prepared and confident.   

The recruitment process includes:    

  • Welcome email with next steps explained in detail. 
  • Invitation to CV workshops, which covers:  
    • How to create multiple CVs tailored to your specific job descriptions.  
    • Looking at candidates from an employer's perspective (Value, Behaviour, Skills). 
    • Creating excellent LinkedIn Profiles & how to create Video CVs. 
    • Introducing you to a range of Job Boards. 
    • How to handle competency-based interview questions. 
    • Preparing you for job interviews. 
  • Coaching and assessments to create self-awareness. 
  • 1-2-1 competency-based interview question sessions tailored to your industry. 
  • Sessions to help you improve your soft skills and confidence. 
  • We will share with you live vacancies and networking contacts to help with your job search.  
  • On demand support through our career coaching (interview preparation, mock interview)  

Our Recruitment Team will provide you with support for up to 12 months from the day you finish your training with us, with the goal of helping you secure a job or job placement.  

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