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  • 32 hours of instructor-led training
  • 15 hours of self-paced learning
  • 16 live demos of AWS services
  • 3 simulation exams (60 questions each)
  • 3 hands-on practice projects with CloudLab
  • Practice assignment after every lesson

Course description

  • What are the course objectives?

    This AWS certification course 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?

    This AWS training course 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 course?

    This 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.

  • What is Cloudlab?

    CloudLab is a cloud-based AWS console environment lab that Simplilearn offers with the course to ensure a hassle-free execution of the hands-on project work. You’ll be able to access a preconfigured environment in CloudLab via your browser that simulates the AWS console in use today. You’ll have access to CloudLab from the Simplilearn LMS (Learning Management System) for the duration of the course.

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

    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.

Course preview

    • Lesson 00 - Course Overview 03:53
      • 0.1 Course Overview03:53
    • Lesson 01 - AWS Overview 35:19
      • 1.1 AWS Overview02:15
      • 1.2 History and Evolution of AWS06:42
      • 1.3 Knowledge Check
      • 1.4 Overview of AWS Products and Services23:07
      • 1.5 Quiz
      • 1.6 Key Takeaways03:15
    • Lesson 02 - Designing Highly Available, Cost-efficient, Fault-tolerant, and Scalable Systems 1:17:04
      • 2.1 Designing Highly Available, Cost-efficient, Fault-tolerant, and Scalable Systems01:51
      • 2.2 How to design Cloud Services34:29
      • 2.3 Knowledge Check
      • 2.4 Planning and Designing25:14
      • 2.5 Knowledge Check
      • 2.6 Monitoring and Logging06:35
      • 2.7 Knowledge Check
      • 2.8 Hybrid IT architectures04:51
      • 2.9 Knowledge Check
      • 2.10 Practice Assignment Designing Hybrid Storage00:51
      • 2.11 Quiz
      • 2.12 Key Takeaways03:13
    • Lesson 03 - Identity Acess Management (IAM) 42:12
      • 3.1 Identity and Access Management (IAM)02:01
      • 3.2 IAM Overview and Policies13:02
      • 3.3 Knowledge Check
      • 3.4 IAM Users, Groups, and Roles16:50
      • 3.5 Knowledge Check
      • 3.6 IAM Best Practices08:00
      • 3.7 Practice Assignment Configuring IAM Access00:47
      • 3.8 Quiz
      • 3.9 Key Takeaways01:32
    • Lesson 04 - Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) 56:40
      • 4.1 Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)01:51
      • 4.2 Amazon VPC and Subnets18:37
      • 4.3 Knowledge Check
      • 4.4 Networking13:44
      • 4.5 Knowledge Check
      • 4.6 Using Security Groups and Network ACLs14:32
      • 4.7 Knowledge Check
      • 4.8 Amazon VPC Best Practices and Costs03:45
      • 4.9 Practice Assignment Designing a Custom VPC00:55
      • 4.10 Quiz
      • 4.11 Key Takeaways03:16
    • Lesson 05 - Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) 1:34:31
      • 5.1 Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)02:13
      • 5.2 Amazon EC2 Overview02:17
      • 5.3 Amazon Machine Images (AMI)08:49
      • 5.4 Launch and connect to an EC2 Linux instance Demo 106:49
      • 5.5 Launch and connect to an EC2 Windows instance Demo 203:30
      • 5.6 Create an AMI Demo 314:19
      • 5.7 Knowledge Check
      • 5.8 Introduction to EC2 Instance Types05:21
      • 5.9 Knowledge Check
      • 5.10 Overview of Amazon EBS10:25
      • 5.11 Knowledge Check
      • 5.12 EC2 Pricing06:10
      • 5.13 Knowledge Check
      • 5.14 Elastic Load Balancing (ELB)02:44
      • 5.15 Knowledge Check
      • 5.16 Auto Scaling12:52
      • 5.17 Knowledge Check
      • 5.18 AWS Services10:38
      • 5.19 Knowledge Check
      • 5.20 EC2 Best Practices and Costs03:26
      • 5.21 Practice Assignment Configure ELB01:06
      • 5.22 Quiz
      • 5.23 Key Takeaways03:52
    • Lesson 06 - Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) 1:12:23
      • 6.1 Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)01:40
      • 6.2 S3 Overview and Buckets21:40
      • 6.3 Knowledge Check
      • 6.4 Version Control and Lifecycle Management18:54
      • 6.5 Knowledge Check
      • 6.6 CloudFront and CDNs14:30
      • 6.7 Knowledge Check
      • 6.8 Security and Encryption05:38
      • 6.9 Knowledge Check
      • 6.10 Amazon Import - Export Snowball03:09
      • 6.11 Knowledge Check
      • 6.12 S3 Best Practices and Costs02:41
      • 6.13 Practice Assignment Create an Amazon S3 bucket01:01
      • 6.14 Quiz
      • 6.15 Key Takeaways03:10
    • Lesson 07 - Amazon Route 53 25:48
      • 7.1 Amazon Route 5301:15
      • 7.2 Amazon Route 53 Concepts20:13
      • 7.3 Knowledge Check
      • 7.4 Amazon Route 53 Best Practices and Costs02:19
      • 7.5 Practice Assignment Amazon Route 53 Hosted Zone00:36
      • 7.6 Quiz
      • 7.7 Key Takeaways01:25
    • Lesson 08 - Databases 51:10
      • 8.1 Databases01:33
      • 8.2 Databases Overview04:50
      • 8.3 Knowledge Check
      • 8.4 Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)16:07
      • 8.5 Knowledge Check
      • 8.6 AMI Databases03:42
      • 8.7 Knowledge Check
      • 8.8 Amazon DynamoDB08:42
      • 8.9 Knowledge Check
      • 8.10 Amazon Redshift03:16
      • 8.11 Knowledge Check
      • 8.12 Amazon ElastiCache01:56
      • 8.13 Knowledge Check
      • 8.14 Amazon Aurora02:19
      • 8.15 Knowledge Check
      • 8.16 AWS Database Migration Services (DMS)02:09
      • 8.17 Knowledge Check
      • 8.18 Database Best Practices and Costs03:08
      • 8.19 Practice Assignment Amazon RDS00:50
      • 8.20 Quiz
      • 8.21 Key Takeaways02:38
    • Lesson 09 - Application Services 26:27
      • 9.1 Application Services01:28
      • 9.2 AWS Application Services16:03
      • 9.3 Knowledge Check
      • 9.4 Amazon Elastic Transcoder01:06
      • 9.5 Knowledge Check
      • 9.6 Amazon Workspaces01:26
      • 9.7 Knowledge Check
      • 9.8 Application Services Best Practices and Costs02:17
      • 9.9 Practice Assignment Amazon SNS00:42
      • 9.10 Quiz
      • 9.11 Key Takeaways03:25
    • Lesson 10 - Security Practices for optimum Cloud Deployment 38:49
      • 10.1 Security Practices for Optimum Cloud Deployment01:46
      • 10.2 AWS Responsibilities and Security Attributes23:09
      • 10.3 Knowledge Check
      • 10.4 AWS CloudFormation and Design patterns09:40
      • 10.5 Practice Assignment AWS CloudWatch00:51
      • 10.6 Quiz
      • 10.7 Key Takeaways03:23
    • Lesson 11 - Disaster Recovery 20:09
      • 11.1 Disaster Recovery01:19
      • 11.2 Overview and Products for Disaster Recovery15:34
      • 11.3 Practice Assignment Disaster Recovery01:00
      • 11.4 Quiz
      • 11.5 Key Takeaways02:16
    • Lesson 12 - Troubleshooting 13:33
      • 12.1 Troubleshooting01:05
      • 12.2 Troubleshooting and Support10:44
      • 12.3 Quiz
      • 12.4 Key Takeaways01:44
    • Lesson 13 - AWS Solutions Architect Exam 10:58
      • 13.1 AWS Solutions Architect Exam01:11
      • 13.2 Exam Overview and Study Tips08:21
      • 13.3 Knowledge Check
      • 13.4 Key Takeaways01:26
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  • How do I become an AWS certified Solution Architect Associate?

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

  • What are the prerequisites for certification?

    Experienced IT professional, in both traditional IT infrastructure and the AWS platform
    Aware of key topics such as high availability and business continuity, costing, deployment management, network design, data storage, security, scalability and elasticity, cloud migration, and hybrid architecture.
    Completed the AWS Technical Essentials training course or have equivalent experience

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

    Online Classroom:
    1. Attend one complete batch.
    2. Complete one project and one simulation test with a minimum score of 60%.
    Online Self learning:
    1. Complete 85% of the course.
    2. Complete one project and one simulation test with a minimum score of 60%.


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I am extremely happy with the training method, and the trainer's deep knowledge is very rich and powerful. I was able to learn the concepts and grasp the subject better. The Trainer's knowledge is very good and he had a good control of the class and the training was structured well. His teaching method is very very good and the timing of the DEMOS was superb! Great training :-) Thank you!!

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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.


  • Who delivers the training?

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

  • Is the exam fee included in the course fee?

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

  • What are the System Requirements to complete the projects?

    To work on projects, simply log into CloudLabs in your LMS.

  • Is this live training, or will I watch pre-recorded videos?

    This AWS online 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 tools do I need to attend the training sessions?

    The tools you’ll need to attend 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.

  • 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.

  • 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 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.

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