AWS Certification Course Overview

The AWS Solutions Architect Certification training will enable you to design, plan and scale AWS implementations utilizing over 70 cloud computing services. The AWS course is aligned with the latest AWS exam featuring Amazon designated best practices.

AWS Training Key Features

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  • 16 live demos of AWS services
  • 3 simulation exams (60 questions each)
  • 3 real-time industry projects with integrated labs
  • 100% money-back guarantee
  • AWS select technology partner

Skills Covered

  • AWS solution planning
  • AWS architecture best practice
  • Designing resilient AWS implementations
  • AWS cost estimation
  • AWS implementation optimization
  • AWS data IO

Benefits

The need for AWS certified professionals is increasing every year. The AWS market is expected to reach $236B by 2020 at a CAGR of 22 percent with more than 380,000 cloud computing jobs available around the world (source: Indeed). A snapshot of jobs and related salaries is mentioned below.

  • Designation
  • Annual Salary
  • Hiring Companies
  • Annual Salary
    $91KMin
    $122KAverage
    $165KMax
    Source: Glassdoor
    Hiring Companies
    3M
    Capital One
    Accenture
    Intuit
    EY
    Source: Indeed
  • Annual Salary
    $63KMin
    $99KAverage
    $135KMax
    Source: Glassdoor
    Hiring Companies
    Shell
    Accenture
    Capital One
    Vodafone
    GE
    Source: Indeed
  • Annual Salary
    $73KMin
    $77KAverage
    $83KMax
    Source: Glassdoor
    Hiring Companies
    Unilever
    Samsung
    Schneider Electric
    Comcast
    Expedia
    Source: Indeed

Training Options

Self-Paced Learning

$ 399

  • Lifetime access to 50 hours of e-learning content
  • 16 live demos of AWS services
  • 3 simulation exams (60 questions each)
  • 3 real-time industry projects
  • Access to Integrated labs
  • 24x7 learner assistance and support

online Bootcamp

$ 799

  • Everything in Self-Paced Learning, plus
  • 90 days of flexible access to online classes
  • Learn in an instructor-led online training class
  • One to one mentorship for doubt resolution
  • Classes starting in Herndon from:-
24th Oct: Weekend Class
30th Oct: Weekday Class

Corporate Training

Customized to your team's needs

  • Customized learning delivery model (self-paced and/or instructor-led)
  • Flexible pricing options
  • Enterprise grade learning management system (LMS)
  • Enterprise dashboards for individuals and teams
  • 24x7 learner assistance and support

AWS Course Curriculum

Eligibility

Any professional interested in hosting highly scaleable, fault-tolerant applications on the AWS platform should take this AWS course. However, the online AWS Solutions Architect certification course is ideal for Solutions Architects, Programmers, Cloud developers, Cloud software engineers, DevOps professionals
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Pre-requisites

There are no prerequisites for this AWS training course. However, prior experience in working with AWS or another cloud computing platform is recommended.
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Course Content

  • Section 01 - Self-paced Learning Curriculum

    Preview
    • Lesson 01 - Introduction

      23:03Preview
      • 1.01 Welcome to the Course
        03:39
      • 1.02 About The Instructor
        03:33
      • 1.03 Why Cloud Computing
        06:43
      • 1.04 Why AWS
        03:55
      • 1.05 Overview of AWS Services
        05:13
    • Lesson 02 - Getting Started With AWS

      22:35Preview
      • 2.01 Overview of the Exam
        05:52
      • 2.02 Overview of this course
        03:11
      • 2.03 Setting up free tier AWS account
        04:01
      • 2.04 Getting Familiar with AWS Console
        09:31
    • Lesson 03 - Identity and Access Management

      01:18:23Preview
      • 3.01 Introduction to IAM
        07:17
      • 3.02 Getting Started with IAM
        10:45
      • 3.03 IAM Users and IAM Groups
        20:18
      • 3.04 IAM Policies
        14:06
      • 3.05 IAM Roles
        17:07
      • 3.06 IAM Best Practices
        06:21
      • 3.07 IAM Summary
        02:29
    • Lesson 04 - S3

      02:42:30Preview
      • 4.01 Introduction
        05:58
      • 4.02 Fundamentals
        12:32
      • 4.03 Object Storage Vs. Block Storage
        04:23
      • 4.04 Getting Started with S3
        07:35
      • 4.05 Versioning
        15:48
      • 4.06 Server Access Logging and Object level Logging
        12:57
      • 4.07 Static Website Hosting
        04:18
      • 4.08 Encryption
        11:38
      • 4.09 Tags Transfer Acceleration and Multipart upload
        11:17
      • 4.10 Events
        07:34
      • 4.11 Requester Pays
        02:55
      • 4.12 Permissions Access Control List and Bucket Policy
        07:51
      • 4.13 Object Lifecycle Management
        09:36
      • 4.14 Cross Region Replication
        11:33
      • 4.15 Analytics Metrics and Inventory
        12:05
      • 4.16 Storage Classes
        13:15
      • 4.17 Select From
        03:20
      • 4.18 S3 Summary
        07:55
    • Lesson 05 - EC2 and EBS

      01:16:21Preview
      • 5.01 Introduction
        00:58
      • 5.02 Creating An EC2 Part One
        08:12
      • 5.03 Creating An EC2 Part Two
        11:34
      • 5.04 Creating An EC2 Part THree
        15:32
      • 5.05 Managing The EC2 Instance
        09:54
      • 5.06 AMI Image And Bundle Task
        06:59
      • 5.07 EBS Volume Snapshots
        13:27
      • 5.08 Instance Store And Placement Groups
        06:53
      • 5.09 Summary
        02:52
    • Lesson 06 - ELB and Autoscaling

      01:34:33Preview
      • 6.01 Introduction
        11:15
      • 6.02 Application Load Balancing Demo
        32:47
      • 6.03 Network Load Balancing Demo
        21:22
      • 6.04 Autoscaling Launch Configuration and Autoscaling Group
        11:59
      • 6.05 Autoscaling Demo
        08:51
      • 6.06 Scheduled Scaling Demo
        02:41
      • 6.07 Lifecycle of EC2 Instance and Lifecycle Hooks
        03:12
      • 6.08 EC2 Instance Termination Logic
        02:26
    • Lesson 07 - Cloudwatch

      09:24
      • 7.01 Overview
        09:24
    • Lesson 08 - VPC

      01:06:21Preview
      • 8.01 VPC Basics
        12:31
      • 8.02 Setting up VPC
        17:15
      • 8.03 Create VPC From Wizard
        10:36
      • 8.04 NAT Instance vs NAT Gateway
        02:49
      • 8.05 VPC Peering and VPC Endpoints
        07:57
      • 8.06 VPC Flow Logs
        15:13
    • Lesson 09 - Databases

      01:16:39Preview
      • 9.01 Creating an RDS Instance
        20:07
      • 9.02 RDS Multi AZ Deployment
        02:31
      • 9.03 RDS Read Replicas
        07:02
      • 9.04 RDS Multi AZ vs. Read Replicas
        01:33
      • 9.05 RTO and RPO
        00:59
      • 9.06 Connecting to RDS Instance via Workbench
        07:41
      • 9.07 Redshift
        04:40
      • 9.08 SQL vs. NoSQL
        03:21
      • 9.09 DynamoDB - Tables, Item, Attributes, and Indexes
        09:30
      • 9.10 Global Secondary Index vs Local Secondary Index
        01:13
      • 9.11 Read Consistency and Throughput Capacity
        07:40
      • 9.12 Autoscaling
        01:50
      • 9.13 Encryption
        01:27
      • 9.14 Query vs. Scan
        02:24
      • 9.15 DynamoDB Streams
        03:20
      • 9.16 DynamoDB Accelerator
        01:21
    • Lesson 10 - Route 53

      01:06:47Preview
      • 10.01 Basics
        11:58
      • 10.02 Registering a Domain
        02:05
      • 10.03 Simple Routing Policy Demo
        10:56
      • 10.04 Weighted Routing Policy Demo
        08:38
      • 10.05 Latency Routing Policy Demo
        08:17
      • 10.06 Geographical Routing Policy Demo
        08:32
      • 10.07 Failover Routing Policy Demo
        09:06
      • 10.08 Multivalue Answer Routing Policy Demo
        07:15
    • Lesson 11 - Additional Key Services

      02:24:36Preview
      • 11.01 Snowball
        04:40
      • 11.02 AWS Kinesis
        12:38
      • 11.03 CloudFront Overview
        05:18
      • 11.04 CloudFront Lab
        19:36
      • 11.05 KMS and CloudHSM
        13:39
      • 11.06 Elastic MapReduce
        18:11
      • 11.07 AWS Athena
        09:53
      • 11.08 EFS
        09:21
      • 11.09 Elasticache
        04:33
      • 11.10 Cloud Formation
        18:47
      • 11.11 OpsWork
        04:29
      • 11.12 AWS Direct Connect
        04:43
      • 11.13 AWS Lambda
        18:48
    • Lesson 12 - SAA C02 Latest Services

      01:48:52Preview
      • 12.01 Amazon FSx for Windows File Server
        06:55
      • 12.02 Lab Amazon FSx Windows File Server Part One
        08:09
      • 12.03 Lab Amazon FSx Windows File Server Part Two
        05:41
      • 12.04 Amazon FSx for Lustre
        01:42
      • 12.05 AWS Global Accelerator
        03:34
      • 12.06 High Performance Computing
        05:22
      • 12.07 AWS Organizations
        03:00
      • 12.08 AWS Organization Lab Demonstration
        07:43
      • 12.09 AWS ​​ ​Resource Access Manager
        06:06
      • 12.10 AWS Database Migration Service
        17:06
      • 12.11 AWS ​ DataSync
        05:47
      • 12.12 AWS Config
        03:32
      • 12.13 AWS Config LAB
        09:50
      • 12.14 AWS CloudTrail vs CloudWatch vs Config
        02:16
      • 12.15 AWS Serverless Application Model
        03:55
      • 12.16 AWS SSO
        02:43
      • 12.17 AWS SSO LAB
        15:31
  • Section 02 - Live Class Curriculum

    Preview
    • Lesson 01 - Course Introduction

      • Course Introduction
    • Lesson 02 - AWS Overview

      • Section Introduction
      • Introduction to AWS
      • Core AWS Services
      • Accessing AWS Services
      • Assisted Practice: Set up the AWS Command Line Interface
      • Key Takeaways
    • Lesson 03 - Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud

      • Section Introduction
      • Introduction to Amazon EC2
      • Amazon Machine Image
      • Assisted Practice: Create a Linux-based EC2 Instance
      • Assisted Practice: Create a Windows-based EC2 Instance
      • Assisted Practice: Create a Custom AMI
      • Assisted Practice: Create an Instance Using a Custom AMI
      • Introduction to Amazon EBS
      • EBS Snapshot
      • Assisted Practice: Create and Attach an EBS Volume to a Linux Instance
      • Assisted Practice: Create a Snapshot of an Existing EBS Instance
      • Elastic IP Address
      • EC2 Instance Metadata
      • Elastic File System
      • Difference between EFS and EBS
      • EC2 Instance Pricing
      • AWS EC2 Best Practices
      • Amazon FSx
      • High Performance Computing (HPC)
      • Key Takeaways
      • Setting up an Instance with EBS Volume and Snapshot
    • Lesson 04 - Amazon Storage Services

      • Section Introduction
      • Introduction to Amazon S3
      • Components of Amazon S3
      • Assisted Practice: Creating an S3 bucket
      • Version Control in Amazon S3
      • Assisted Practice: Configuring Bucket Versioning
      • Static Web Hosting
      • Amazon S3 Policies
      • Assisted Practice: Configure an S3 Bucket for Static Website Hosting
      • Amazon S3 Storage Classes
      • Amazon S3 Pricing
      • Amazon S3 Select and S3 Glacier Select
      • Sharing an S3 bucket between multiple accounts
      • Backup and DataSync
      • Amazon CloudFront
      • Assisted Practice: Configure a new CloudFront distribution with an S3 bucket
      • AWS Snowball
      • Amazon Athena and Macie
      • Key Takeaways
      • Setting Up a CloudFront Distribution with an S3 Bucket
    • Lesson 05 - Amazon Virtual Private Cloud

      • Section Introduction
      • Introduction to Amazon VPC
      • Assisted Practice: Create a Custom VPC
      • Amazon VPC Components
      • IP Addresses
      • Elastic Network Interface
      • VPCs and Subnets
      • Internet Gateways
      • Network Address Translation (NAT) Gateway
      • Assisted Practice: Create a Public and Private Subnet
      • Controlling Traffic in Amazon VPC
      • Assisted Practice: Create and Configure a Custom Route Table
      • VPC Peering
      • Assisted Practice: Create and Accept a VPC Peering Connection
      • Bastion Host
      • Direct Connect
      • Virtual Private Network (VPN) Connections
      • Auto Scaling
      • Amazon Elastic Load Balancer
      • Types of Amazon Load Balancers
      • Assisted Practice: Set Up an Autoscaled Environment
      • Key Takeaways
      • Set Up Multiple Virtual Networks on the AWS Cloud
    • Lesson 06 - Databases on AWS

      • Section Introduction
      • Introduction to Databases
      • Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
      • Assisted Practice: Create an RDS Database Instance
      • Amazon Aurora
      • Amazon Redshift
      • Assisted Practice: Create an Amazon Redshift Cluster
      • Amazon DynamoDB
      • Assisted Practice: Create a Table Using the DynamoDB Console
      • Amazon ElastiCache
      • Key Takeaways
      • Create and Query a Database Table with Amazon DynamoDB
    • Lesson 07 - Amazon Route 53

      • Section Introduction
      • Domain Name System (DNS)
      • Introduction to Amazon Route 53
      • Amazon Route 53 Concepts and Terminologies
      • Amazon Route 53 Policies
      • Assisted Practice: Register a New Domain Name
      • Assisted Practice: Create a Public Hosted Zone
      • Amazon Route 53 Best Practices
      • Amazon Route 53 Costs
      • Limitations of Amazon Route 53
      • Key Takeaways
      • Register a New Domain and Create a Hosted Zone and a Record Set
    • Lesson 08 - IAM and Security on AWS

      • Section Introduction
      • Introduction to Identity and Access Management
      • Terminologies in AWS IAM
      • IAM Users
      • Assisted Practice: Creating an IAM user
      • IAM Groups
      • Assisted Practice: Creating and Addng IAM user to an IAM group
      • IAM Roles
      • Assisted Practice: Creating an IAM role for an IAM user
      • IAM Policies
      • Types of IAM Policies
      • Assigning IAM roles to Amazon Services
      • Assisted Practice: Creating an IAM role for Amazon EC2 Service
      • Features of AWS IAM
      • AWS Directory Service
      • Recource Access Manager
      • AWS Organisations
      • AWS Single Sing-On
      • Assisted Practice: Enabling AWS Single Sign-On for a user
      • AWS Multi Factor Authentication
      • Assisted Practice: Enable MFA for the root user
      • Key Takeaways
      • Secure the Access to AWS Services
    • Lesson 09 - Application and Serverless Services in AWS

      • Section Introduction
      • Introduction to AWS Application Services
      • Amazon Simple Queue Service
      • Assisted Practice: Configuring Amazon SQS Using the AWS Console
      • Amazon Simple Notification Service (SNS)
      • Assisted Practice: Setting Up Amazon SNS Notifications
      • Amazon SNS vs. Amazon SQS
      • Amazon Simple Workflow Service (SWF)
      • Amazon API Gateway
      • Assisted Practice: Setting Up API Methods to Access an Amazon S3 Bucket
      • Amazon Elastic Transcoder
      • Amazon Kinesis
      • Application Services Best Practices
      • Amazon WorkSpaces
      • Introduction to AWS Serverless Services
      • AWS Lambda
      • Assisted practice: API with Lambda proxy integration
      • AWS Serverless Application Model
      • Amazon Elastic Container Service
      • Key Takeaways
      • Build a Serverless Website in the AWS Cloud
    • Lesson 10 - Secure and Highly Available Architecture

      • Section Introduction
      • AWS Well Architectured Framework
      • Five Pillars of AWS Well Architectured Framework
      • AWS CloudFormation
      • Create an Amazon EC2 Instance Using AWS CloudFormation
      • AWS Elastic Beanstalk
      • AWS WAF and AWS Shield
      • AWS Key Management Service
      • AWS Best Practices
      • Accessing AWS References
      • Key Takeaways
  • Free Course
  • Linux Training

    Preview
    • Lesson 01 - Course Introduction

      05:15Preview
      • 1.01 Course Introduction
        05:15
    • Lesson 02 - Introduction to Linux

      04:35Preview
      • 2.01 Introduction
        00:38
      • 2.02 Linux
        01:03
      • 2.03 Linux vs. Windows
        01:18
      • 2.04 Linux vs Unix
        00:30
      • 2.05 Open Source
        00:26
      • 2.06 Multiple Distributions of Linux
        00:25
      • 2.07 Key Takeaways
        00:15
      • Knowledge Check
      • Exploration of Operating System
    • Lesson 03 - Ubuntu

      16:24Preview
      • 3.01 Introduction
        00:30
      • 3.02 Ubuntu Distribution
        00:23
      • 3.03 Ubuntu Installation
        10:53
      • 3.04 Ubuntu Login
        01:36
      • 3.05 Terminal and Console
        00:57
      • 3.06 Kernel Architecture
        01:44
      • 3.07 Key Takeaways
        00:21
      • Knowledge Check
      • Installation of Ubuntu
    • Lesson 04 - Ubuntu Dashboard

      17:53Preview
      • 4.01 Introduction
        00:38
      • 4.02 Gnome Desktop Interface
        01:30
      • 4.03 Firefox Web Browser
        00:56
      • 4.04 Home Folder
        01:00
      • 4.05 LibreOffice Writer
        00:50
      • 4.06 Ubuntu Software Center
        01:54
      • 4.07 System Settings
        06:04
      • 4.08 Workspaces
        01:20
      • 4.09 Network Manager
        03:23
      • 4.10 Key Takeaways
        00:18
      • Knowledge Check
      • Exploration of the Gnome Desktop and Customization of Display
    • Lesson 05 - File System Organization

      31:22Preview
      • 5.01 Introduction
        00:43
      • 5.02 File System Organization
        01:55
      • 5.03 Important Directories and Their Functions
        06:31
      • 5.04 Mount and Unmount
        04:04
      • 5.05 Configuration Files in Linux (Ubuntu)
        02:06
      • 5.06 Permissions for Files and Directories
        05:17
      • 5.07 User Administration
        10:21
      • 5.08 Key Takeaways
        00:25
      • Knowledge Check
      • Navigation through File Systems
    • Lesson 06 - Introduction to CLI

      01:15:45Preview
      • 6.01 Introduction
        00:43
      • 6.02 Starting Up the Terminal
        02:45
      • 6.03 Running Commands as Superuser
        03:58
      • 6.04 Finding Help
        02:00
      • 6.05 Manual Sections
        03:17
      • 6.06 Manual Captions
        04:03
      • 6.07 Man K Command
        03:07
      • 6.08 Find Command
        02:03
      • 6.09 Moving Around the File System
        05:04
      • 6.10 Manipulating Files and Folders
        08:17
      • 6.11 Creating Files and Directories
        03:29
      • 6.12 Copying Files and Directories
        07:44
      • 6.13 Renaming Files and Directories
        02:34
      • 6.14 Moving Files and Directories
        04:41
      • 6.15 Removing Files and Directories
        02:25
      • 6.16 System Information Commands
        03:20
      • 6.17 Free Command
        02:14
      • 6.18 Top Command
        05:01
      • 6.19 Uname Command
        02:12
      • 6.20 Lsb Release Command
        01:09
      • 6.21 IP Command
        02:40
      • 6.22 Lspci Command
        01:31
      • 6.23 Lsusb Command
        01:02
      • 6.24 Key Takeaways
        00:26
      • Knowledge Check
      • Exploration of Manual Pages
    • Lesson 07 - Editing Text Files and Search Patterns

      27:19Preview
      • 7.01 Introduction
        00:34
      • 7.02 Introduction to vi Editor
        00:43
      • 7.03 Create Files Using vi Editor
        08:18
      • 7.04 Copy and Cut Data
        02:30
      • 7.05 Apply File Operations Using vi Editor
        01:33
      • 7.06 Search Word and Character
        03:47
      • 7.07 Jump and Join Line
        03:35
      • 7.08 grep and egrep Command
        06:01
      • 7.09 Key Takeaways
        00:18
      • Knowledge Check
      • Copy and Search Data
    • Lesson 08 - Package Management

      26:06Preview
      • 8.01 Introduction
        00:36
      • 8.02 Repository
        03:46
      • 8.03 Repository Access
        07:12
      • 8.04 Introduction to apt get Command
        05:33
      • 8.05 Update vs. Upgrade
        02:28
      • 8.06 Introduction to PPA
        06:03
      • 8.07 Key Takeaways
        00:28
      • Knowledge Check
      • Check for Updates
    • Practice Project

      • Ubuntu Installation

Industry Project

  • Project 1

    Custom VPC Creation

    Create a custom VPC with public and private subnets on two availability zones and launch instances into each subnet.

  • Project 2

    Load balancer Configuration

    Launch two web servers and configure a load balancer and auto-scaling.

  • Project 3

    RD Gateway Configuration

    Configure RD Gateway on a VPC with a public and private subnet.

AWS Course Advisor

  • Marc Weaver

    Marc Weaver

    AWS Solutions Architect & DB Expert, Author and Founder - Databasable

    Marc is an AWS solutions architect and Database Expert. He has over 15+ years of experience working with investments banks across the globe. He has authored courses on AWS solutions architecture and Database migration.

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AWS Exam & Certification

AWS Solution Architect Associate Certification Training in Herndon
  • What are the prerequisites for the AWS certification?

    Prior experience in working with AWS services is recommended.

  • How do I become an AWS certified Solutions Architect Associate?

    • The AWS Solutions Architect Associate exam is 80 minutes and features multiple choice questions
    • AWS Certification exams are administered at Kryterion testing centres in more than 750 locations worldwide. Register to secure your exam appointment
    • AWS Certification Cost: The registration fee for the AWS Solution Architect Associate Exam is $150

  • What do I need to do to unlock my Simplilearn certificate?

    To unlock your AWS certificate from Simplilearn, you must: 
     
    Online Classroom:
    1. Attend one complete batch of AWS Training.
    2. Complete one project and one simulation test with a minimum score of 60%.
    Online Self learning:
    1. Complete 85% of the AWS course.
    2. Complete one project and one simulation test with a minimum score of 60%.

  • What are the benefits of taking up this AWS Solutions Architect certification?

    In addition to the enhanced AWS cloud skillsets you will develop, you will gain access to the AWS Certified Global Community LinkedIn Group and receive an AWS Certification Practice Exam Voucher.

  • How much does AWS Solutions Architect Certification exam cost?

    The cost for the Cloud Practitioner exam is $100. The cost for Associate-level exam is $150. The cost for the Professional-level and Specialty exam is $300. The recertification exam is $75 (taxes may apply).

  • How do I pass the AWS Solutions Architect Certification Exam?

    To pass the AWS Solutions Architect, you must answer 65 multiple-choice questions in 130 minutes. Passing scores for the AWS certification are set by different variables and are subject to change from time to time, which is why AWS does not declare passing marks in advance. 
     

  • If I fail the AWS Solutions Architect Certification Exam, how soon can I retake it?

    If you fail the AWS Solutions Architect Certification Exam, you must wait 14 days to retake the exam. There are no limits on the number of times you can take the exam. Only one attempt is applicable for Beta exam takers.

  • How do I schedule the exam in my preferred location?

    To see a complete list of test centres in your area with preferable dates, sign in to aws.training and click "Certification." Then click on “AWS Certification Account,” followed by “Schedule and Manage Exams.” Fill in your city or ZIP code to view a list of all available test centres in your location.

  • Do you provide assistance for the exam application process?

    Yes, our Help and Support team can provide you with assistance for the exam application process.
     

  • How long does it take to receive the AWS Solutions Architect Certification exam results?

    Upon completion of your exam, you will be able to view your results immediately on the testing screen. An email will also be sent to the email address you have provided in your AWS Certification Account profile. Within five days of finishing your exam successfully, your AWS Certification Account will comprise a transcript of your exam results under “Achieved Certifications.” 

  • How long is the AWS Solutions Architect Certification valid for?

    You will be required to apply for recertification every two years to maintain the validity of all of your AWS certifications. They will send you an email six months before your certification validity is about to end.

  • How do I apply for AWS Solutions Architect Certification reexamination?

    To apply for reexamination, sign in to aws.training and click “Certification,” then click on “AWS Certification Account,” followed by “Schedule New Exam."

  • If I need to cancel my enrollment, can I get a refund?

    Yes, you can cancel your enrollment if necessary. We will refund the course price after deducting an administration fee. To learn more, please read our Refund Policy.

  • How can I learn more about this AWS training program?

    Contact us using the form on the right of any page on the Simplilearn website, or select the Live Chat link. Our customer service representatives can provide you with more details.

  • Do you provide any practice tests as part of this AWS course?

    Yes, we provide 1 practice test as part of our AWS course to help you prepare for the actual certification exam. You can try this free AWS Solution Architect practice test to understand the type of tests that are part of the course curriculum.

AWS Course Reviews

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    chandra mummadi

    Application Architect at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois, Houston

    Detailed Learning Course. Excellent! It's very helpful & informative. The trainer is extremely good, he is very knowledgeable and one of the best teachers @simplilearn. Thank you again.

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    Ranjith Jayakar

    ACS India Pvt ltd, Bangalore

    The sessions taken by our instructor Sonal were great. I was really impressed with the training. I was able to learn a lot of new things. Thanks a lot Simplilearn

  • B M Abhishek

    B M Abhishek

    Technical Support Engineer, Bangalore

    My trainer was really very patient and made sure to address all our doubts. The journey with Simplilearn has indeed been a great experience because of the way the trainers explained the topics.

  • Niranjan Damaraju

    Niranjan Damaraju

    Delivery Director at Cognizant, Hyderabad

    I recently took the AWS Solution Architect Associate course from Simplilearn. I am very impressed with the quality of the course content and its structure. I am very keen to recommend Simplilearn for developing my IT skills. This course is great for both teams and managers.

  • Vinayak Kumashi

    Vinayak Kumashi

    BizTalk Lead at eTeam, Bangalore

    I have attended AWS Solution Architect program from Simplilearn. The concepts were well explained and the lab sessions were useful. All questions were answered satisfactorily. I would strongly recommend this program to anyone who wishes to get to the depths of AWS. Thanks.

  • Vinay Hegde

    Vinay Hegde

    Specialist II - DevOps at Philips, Bangalore

    I had enrolled for AWS Solution Architect course from Simplilearn. It was an online live classroom course. Simplilearn has great trainers with good experience in teaching as well as on AWS domain. Training material prepared by Simplilearn was also excellent.

  • Shadav Mohammad Ansari

    Shadav Mohammad Ansari

    IT Manager at CODE INC, Delhi

    The trainer was fantastic. She was very supportive and was always there to clear the doubts by giving practical and theoretical examples. She was perfect. Overall, it was a great a great experience.

  • Tejj Narayan

    Tejj Narayan

    Delivery Operations Manager at IBM India Private Limited, Noida

    Simplilearn's AWS Solution Architect Associate certification was excellent. The trainer covered all the topics and had a great knowledge of AWS.

  • Shubham Awasthi

    Shubham Awasthi

    Cloud Infrastructure Engineer at Sopra Steria, Noida

    Trainers are really very good, customer support and teaching staff support is excellent. I have completed AWS technical essentials and AWS Solution architect training from Simplilearn and planning for some other courses as well. Go for it. Thank you team and Good Luck!

  • Vinooth Myakeri

    Vinooth Myakeri

    IT Project Manager at CGI, Delhi

    I had registered for AWS Associate Solution Architect certification from Simplilearn. The course content is very extensive with a lot of real-time examples which provide a good understanding of the course. The LMS and customer support are excellent. If anyone is planning for AWS certifications, I strongly recommend Simplilearn.

  • Vijai K. Cyriac

    Vijai K. Cyriac

    Senior Manager at Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited, Bangalore

    The course was very informative and interactive, and the content was comprehensive and elaborate. My trainer was very knowledgeable and answered all our queries too.

  • Rajarshi Bose

    Rajarshi Bose

    Delhi

    I enrolled in Simplilearn's AWS Solutions Architect program. The class was enriching, and the trainer was very experienced in the subject and training professionals. Things worked so well. Thanks, Neeraj Kheria, for the fantastic sessions, and I hope to attend more of them soon.

  • Sanjay Joshi

    Sanjay Joshi

    Enterprise Support Specialist at Arvato Bertelsmann India, Gurgaon

    I have completed my AWS certification from Simplilearn. The course material was very good. The LMS and LAB access is easy to use and have everything about the course details. The support staff is always available to help you round the clock. The certification has helped to boost my career goal. I highly recommend Simplilearn.

  • Manjunath G

    Manjunath G

    Storage Consultant at Hewlett-Packard, Bangalore

    I am extremely happy to have Simplilearn as my online education provider. It has outstanding course material. The trainer is very helpful and has great knowledge and presentation skills. I feel Simplilearn is my place to upgrade my career.

  • Radha Krishna

    Radha Krishna

    Bangalore

    The training was good. I like the quality of information in the course, the knowledge of the trainer, the interaction amoung participants, and the online platform.

Why Online Bootcamp

  • Develop skills for real career growthCutting-edge curriculum designed in guidance with industry and academia to develop job-ready skills
  • Learn from experts active in their field, not out-of-touch trainersLeading practitioners who bring current best practices and case studies to sessions that fit into your work schedule.
  • Learn by working on real-world problemsCapstone projects involving real world data sets with virtual labs for hands-on learning
  • Structured guidance ensuring learning never stops24x7 Learning support from mentors and a community of like-minded peers to resolve any conceptual doubts

AWS Training FAQs

  • What are the course objectives?

    This AWS certification course in Herndon is aligned to the February 2018 Exam released by AWS. It will help you learn the key concepts, latest trends, and best practices for working with the AWS architecture – and become industry-ready aws certified solutions architect to help you qualify for a position as a high-quality AWS professional. Practice assignments and three live projects are designed to give you hands-on experience with the AWS management console.
     
    The course begins with an overview of the AWS platform before diving into its individual elements: IAM, VPC, EC2, EBS, ELB, CDN, S3, EIP, KMS, Route 53, RDS, Glacier, Snowball, Cloudfront, Dynamo DB, Redshift, Auto Scaling, Cloudwatch, Elastic Cache, CloudTrail, and Security.

  • What skills will you learn in the AWS training course?

    This AWS training course in Herndon will make you exam-ready for the AWS Solution Architect Associate certification and will enable you to leverage your skills and expertise involving advanced cloud-based solutions, and migrating existing workloads to the cloud.
     
    By the end of this AWS training you will be able to:

    • Formulate solution plans and provide guidance on AWS architectural best practices
    • Design and deploy scalable, highly available, and fault tolerant systems on AWS
    • Identify the lift and shift of an existing on-premises application to AWS
    • Decipher the ingress and egress of data to and from AWS
    • Select the appropriate AWS service based on data, compute, database, or security requirements
    • Estimate AWS costs and identify cost control mechanisms

  • Who should take this AWS course in Herndon?

    This AWS training course in Herndon is an ideal course is ideal for professionals who want to pursue a career in Cloud computing or develop Cloud applications with AWS. You’ll become an asset to any organization, helping leverage best practices around advanced cloud based solutions and migrate existing workloads to the cloud.

  • Who should take this online AWS solutions architect course?

    This online AWS solutions architect certification course is ideal for:
    • Solutions Architects
    • Programmers 
    • Cloud Developers
    • Cloud Software Engineers
    • DevOps Professionals
    • Professionals interested in hosting highly scalable, fault-tolerant applications on the AWS cloud

     

  • What projects will I complete as part of the course?

    The following projects are part of the AWS training course from Simplilearn.

    Project 1 
    Create a custom VPC with public and private subnets on two availability zones and launch instances into each subnet.
    Project 2  
    Launch two web servers and configure a load balancer and auto-scaling.
    Project 3 
    Configure RD Gateway on a VPC with a public and private subnet.

     

  • What is the AWS Certification?

    Amazon Web Services (AWS) is one of the most well-known cloud platforms, comprising a collection of more than 70 cloud computing services, covering storage, networking, compute, database, analytics, application services, deployment and developer tools. The AWS certification will enable you to design, plan and scale AWS implementations and pave the way for an exciting career path in the cloud computing domain. The AWS certification will add weight to your technical understanding and skills in working with AWS principles. 

     

     

  • What types of jobs require AWS Solutions Architect certified professionals?

    AWS Solutions Architect Certified Professionals are required for solving operational issues in an organization and are also responsible for implementing new software for complex deployment, infrastructure, design and troubleshooting of cloud solutions. Cloud Developer, Cloud Software Engineer, AWS Solutions Architect and DevOps Engineer are examples of jobs that require AWS certification.

  • Who delivers the AWS training in Herndon?

    Our AWS trainers are highly qualified, AWS-certified experts with rich training experience.

  • Who are our Faculties and how are they selected?

    All of our highly qualified trainers are industry experts with at least 10-12 years of relevant teaching experience. Each of them has gone through a rigorous selection process which includes profile screening, technical evaluation, and a training demo before they are certified to train for us. We also ensure that only those trainers with a high alumni rating continue to train for us.

  • How will the labs be conducted?

    Simplilearn provides Integrated labs for all the hands-on and projects execution. The learners will be guided on all aspects, from deploying tools to executing hands-on exercises.

  • What tools do I need to attend the AWS training in Herndon?

    The tools you’ll need to attend the AWS training are:
    • Windows: Windows XP SP3 or higher
    • Mac: OSX 10.6 or higher
    • Internet speed: Preferably 512 Kbps or higher
    • Headset, speakers and microphone: You’ll need headphones or speakers to hear instruction clearly, as well as a microphone to talk to others. You can use a headset with a built-in microphone, or separate speakers and microphone.

  • Is this live AWS training, or will I watch prerecorded videos?

    This AWS training is conducted via live streaming. They are interactive sessions that enable you to ask questions and participate in discussions during class time. We do, however, provide recordings of each session you attend for your future reference. Classes are attended by a global audience to enrich your learning experience.

  • What are the system requirements to attend this AWS training session?

    The system requirements to attend the AWS training are:

    • Windows: Windows XP SP3 or higher
    • Mac: OSX 10.6 or higher
    • Internet speed: Preferably 512 Kbps or higher
    • Headset, speakers, and microphone: You’ll need headphones or speakers to hear instructions clearly, as well as a microphone to talk to others. You can use a headset with a built-in microphone, or separate speakers and a microphone.

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    Our teaching assistants are a dedicated team of subject matter experts here to help you get certified in your first attempt. They engage students proactively to ensure the course path is being followed and help you enrich your learning experience, from class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance. Teaching Assistance is available during business hours.

     

  • What certification will I receive after completing the AWS training?

    Upon successful completion of the AWS Solution Architect Certification training, you will be awarded industry recognized course completion certificate from Simplilearn.

  • What is covered under the 24/7 Support promise?

    We offer 24/7 support through email, chat, and calls. We also have a dedicated team that provides on-demand assistance through our community forum. What’s more, you will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completion of your course with us.

  • Is the AWS exam fee included in the AWS course fee?

    No. The AWS exam fee is not included in the course fee.

  • What is the AWS Accredited Body Exam Fee Refund Policy?

    There is no fee to cancel or reschedule your exam if you do so more than 48 hours prior to the exam. If you need to cancel or reschedule within 48 hours, you will need to pay a $60 fee. You are not allowed to reschedule or abort an exam within 24 hours of exam duration. 
    If you fail to appear for your scheduled exam, your AWS exam fee will be forfeited and will not be refunded. You will not be allowed to reregister for the exam for the next 24 hours from the time of the missed exam. However, missing the AWS exam does not mean that you have failed the exam.

  • How do I register for the AWS Solutions Architect Certification exam session on Simplilearn?

    You can enrol for this AWS Certification Training on our website and make an online payment using any of the following options: 

    • Visa Credit or Debit Card
    • MasterCard
    • American Express
    • Diner’s Club
    • PayPal 

    Once payment is received you will automatically receive a payment receipt and access information via email.

  • You offer an exam money back guarantee. How does it work?

    Our training course comes with a 100% money-back guarantee. Simplilearn believes in our highly effective blended learning methodology and its ability to provide learners with the knowledge and confidence to pass the AWS Solutions Architect exam in the first attempt. If you do not pass the AWS Solutions Architect exam on the first attempt, Simplilearn will refund the course price to you.
     
    To ensure your success, we strongly recommend that you take the AWS Solutions Architect exam within a week of the course completion date—or a maximum of 45 days from the completion of the online training. This way, the course materials will be fresh in your mind.
     

    Attempt Time Frame Result Money back
    First Within 45 days of course completion Did Not Pass Refund full course price

    Refund Process: If you do not pass the exam in the first attempt, Simplilearn will refund the full course price to you. To receive a refund, you must make a request through the Help and Support Forum. You must submit a copy of your scorecard along with the date you completed your online classroom training. Simplilearn will refund the course price within 30 days of receiving all required documentation. We will process the refund using the same method you used to pay for the course.
     

    Terms and Conditions: This money-back guarantee applies only to Simplilearn’s  AWS Solution Architect blended learning. The guarantee is valid only for participants who have paid the entire enrollment fee.

    The guarantee becomes void if:

    • Participants do not take the AWS Solution Architect examination within 45 days of unlocking the certificate
    • Participants do not maintain 100% attendance in at least one batch of the 36 hours of Live Online Classroom Training sessions
    • Participants do not complete the e-learning content. The full online study (100% completion) is required to learn the course materials
    • Participants fail to score at least 80% in all three of the available online AWS Solution Architect simulation exam available at Simplilearn.com on the first attempt.  
    • Participants do not follow the instructions of the trainer and do not complete the exercises given in the online classroom training
    • Participants do not submit the required documents to Simplilearn
    • Participants failed to request a refund within 15 days of receiving their results 
       

AWS Solution Architect Associate Certification Training in Herndon

Herndon is a town in the Fairfax County in Virginia. The city is home to the Center for Innovative Technology, a nonprofit institution formed to foster technological innovation. Companies like Volkswagen Group of America and Airbus have all set base here. AWS Solution Architect Associates are trained to help companies move with the times. The AWS certification in Herndon is for you if you want to pursue a course in cloud computing. With this course, you can introduce your company to inexpensive, safe and easily accessible ways of storing their data. Simplilearn’s AWS course in Herndon includes 3 hands-on projects on CloudLabs. These projects help identify and fix real-life difficulties you face when you start working. If you are seeking an AWS certification in Herndon, Simplilearn’s learning delivery model combines the personal motivation of live virtual classroom instruction with the reinforcement of relevant practical projects and the support of 24x7 live teaching assistants. Let Simplilearn help you make the most of your current or future cloud computing career with an intensive training course for Amazon Web Service certification.

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