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Overview

This course covers the fundamentals of building IT infrastructure on the AWS platform. Students learn how to optimize the AWS Cloud by understanding how AWS services fit into cloud-based solutions. In addition, students explore AWS Cloud best practices and design patterns for architecting optimal IT solutions on AWS, and build a variety of infrastructures in guided, hands-on activities. The course also covers how to create fledgling architectures and build them into robust and adaptive solutions.

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Target Audience

This course is intended for:

  • Solutions architects
  • Solution design engineers

Delivery Method

This course is delivered through a mix of:

  • Classroom training
  • Hands-on labs

Hands-on Activity

This course allows you to test new skills and apply knowledge to your working environment through a variety of practical exercises.

Prerequisites

We recommend that attendees of this course have the following prerequisites:

  • AWS Cloud Practitioner Essentials
  • Working knowledge of distributed systems
  • Familiarity with general networking concepts
  • Working knowledge of multi-tier architectures
  • Familiarity with cloud computing concepts

Learning Outcomes

In this course, you will learn how to:

  • Make architectural decisions based on AWS architectural principles and best practices
  • Leverage AWS services to make your infrastructure scalable, reliable, and highly available
  • Leverage AWS Managed Services to enable greater flexibility and resiliency in an infrastructure
  • Make an AWS-based infrastructure more efficient to increase performance and reduce costs
  • Use the Well-Architected Framework to improve architectures with AWS solutions

Course Outline

This course covers the fundamentals of building IT infrastructure on the AWS platform. Students learn how to optimize the AWS Cloud by understanding how AWS services fit into cloud-based solutions. In addition, students explore AWS Cloud best practices and design patterns for architecting optimal IT solutions on AWS, and build a variety of infrastructures in guided, hands-on activities. The course also covers how to create fledgling architectures and build them into robust and adaptive solutions.

AWS Learning Paths

Want to boost your career in AWS? Click on the roles below to see QA‘s learning pathways, specially designed to give you the skills to succeed.

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Data Scientist
Data Engineer
Developer Software Development
Architect Enterprise Architecture Experience
Administrator DevOps
Administrator Security
Data Engineer Average salary: £70,000*

Total individual course price: £2,775 ex VAT

Bundle price: £2,220 ex VAT

Saving: £555

4 days

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Developer Average salary: £76,250*

Total individual course price: £4,995 ex VAT

Bundle price: £4,020 ex VAT

Saving: £975

7 days

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Architect Average salary: £90,000*

Total individual course price: £6,880 ex VAT

Bundle price: £5,535 ex VAT

Saving: £1,345

7 days

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Administrator DevOps Average salary: £45,000*

Total individual course price: £5,265 ex VAT

Bundle price: £4,235 ex VAT

Saving: £1,030

7 days

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Administrator Security Average salary: £45,000*

Total individual course price: £4,995 ex VAT

Bundle price: £4,020 ex VAT

Saving: £975

7 days

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*This is based on QA research