About this course

Course type Specialist
Course code QAAWSLAB
Duration 3 Hours
Special Notices

This workshop is scheduled for Tuesday 28th March 2017 at QA International House, London and runs from 5:30pm.

You can book online using the link below or email our team on trainaws@qa.com, please also let us know if you have any special dietary or access requirements.

All attendees are required to bring their own laptops to this event.

The Building Alexa Skills with AWS practical workshop is designed to teach developers and solution architects to how to leverage the Alexa Skills Kit and AWS Serverless offerings. The workshop will have a short presentation followed by practical labs in which you will create new Alexa Skills (interactive voice applications) running on serverless AWS services (AWS Lambda and Amazon DynamoDB).


  • Architects
  • Developers

Prior knowledge of AWS services is not required.

You must bring a laptop, but do not need to bring an Alexa device.

Delegates will learn how to

  • Create serverless functions with AWS Lambda.
  • Create an Alexa Skill in the Amazon Developer Portal.
  • Configure and test Alexa Skills


  • 17:30-18:00 Registrations & introductions
  • 18:00-18:45 Presentation: Building Alexa Skills on AWS
  • 18:45-19:15 Hands on lab – Introduction to AWS Lambda
  • 19:15-19:45 Break – Food will be provided
  • 19:45-21:00 Hands on labs – Building Alexa Skills

Specialist Course

3 Hours

Delivery Method

Delivery method


Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

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Online booking is currently not available for this course, to find out more please call us on 0345 074 7998 or email us at info@qa.com to discuss how we can help.

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