Exam Readiness Intensive Workshop: AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate

Price

$4,250.00 (AUD) $4,250.00 (NZD) $4,250.00 (SGD)

Duration

5 Days

Modality

Live Online

Course code

AWS-CERT-SOL-ARCH

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Course Overview

This intensive course prepares students to sit their AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate exam in just 5 days. You’ll learn how to build scalable and resilient infrastructure in the cloud as well as what to expect from the exam. 

The first 3 days covers content from the Architecting on AWS Course. Students will learn the fundamentals of building IT infrastructure so they can build scalable and resilient solutions in the AWS Cloud.

In the last 2 days students will be guided through the exam. This includes strategies to answer exam questions and how to avoid common mistakes.

Course Objectives

This course teaches you 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
  • Navigate the logistics of the examination process, exam structure, and question types
  • Identify how questions relate to AWS architectural concepts
  • Interpret the concepts being tested by an exam question


Target Audience

This course is intended for: 

  • Solutions architects and cloud architects seeking their AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate certification
  • Customers and APN Partners who have 6 to 12 months of experience with AWS including a strong architecture background.

Prerequisites

We recommend students undertaking this course have:

  • At least 6 to 12 months of hands-on experience designing with AWS services
  • Hands-on experience using compute, networking, storage, and database AWS services
  • An understanding of the basic architectural principles of building on the AWS cloud
  • An understanding of the AWS global infrastructure 


Target Audience

This course is intended for: 

  • Solutions architects and cloud architects seeking their AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate certification
  • Customers and APN Partners who have 6 to 12 months of experience with AWS including a strong architecture background.

Prerequisites

We recommend students undertaking this course have:

  • At least 6 to 12 months of hands-on experience designing with AWS services
  • Hands-on experience using compute, networking, storage, and database AWS services
  • An understanding of the basic architectural principles of building on the AWS cloud
  • An understanding of the AWS global infrastructure 


Day 1

  • Simple Architectures
  • Hosting a Static Website
  • Adding Compute and Database Layers
  • Deploying a Web Application on AWS
  • Networking in AWS
  • Creating a Virtual Private Cloud

Day 2

  • AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)
  • Elasticity, High Availability, and Monitoring
  • Creating a Highly Available Environment
  • Automating Infrastructure Deployment with AWS CloudFormation
  • Caching

Day 3

  • Building Decoupled Architectures
  • Implementing a Serverless Architecture with AWS Managed Services
  • RTP/RPO and Backup Recovery Setup
  • Optimisations and Review

Day 4

  • The AWS Certified Solutions Architect -- Associate exam
  • Design Resilient Architectures
  • Design Performant Architectures
  • Specify Secure Applications and Architectures
  • Design Cost-Optimised Architectures
  • Define Operationally Excellent Architectures
  • Exam Readiness
  • Additional deep dive of AWS services

Day 5

  • Practice exam: AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate

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