Course Description

  • What are the course objectives?

    The AWS Developer Associate training picks up where the AWS Technical Essentials course left off, showing you how to plan, design and deploy scalable cloud solutions using Amazon Web Services (AWS). You will learn to work with the key AWS components such as S3, EC2, IAM, DB services, DynamoDB, AWS application services, cost management, Lambda and Kinesis management tools, VPC, Route 53, SDK, CLI and AWS security features. The course is designed to improve your mastery working with AWS and to help you pass the AWS Developer Associate Exam on the first attempt.

  • What skills will you learn?

    By the end of this AWS Developer associate certification course you will be able to:
    • Plan, design, develop and deploy scalable and elastic cloud solutions using AWS
    • Write code that optimizes performance of AWS services
    • Recognize and implement code-level application security (IAM roles, credentials, encryption)
    • Identify and implement the appropriate architecture for development, testing and staging environments
    • Identify and deploy secure procedures for optimal cloud deployment and maintenance
    • Develop and maintain applications written for S3, DynamoDB, SQS, SNS, SWS, AWS Elastic Beanstalk and AWS CloudFormation
    • Identify and implement cloud security best practices

  • Who should take this course?

    The AWS Certified Developer Associate Level exam is designed for developers who have one or more years of experience coding solutions using AWS for Amazon Simple Storage Service, Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon Simple Queue Service, Amazon Simple Notification Service, Amazon Simple Workflow Service, AWS Elastic Beanstalk and AWS CloudFormation.

Course Preview

    • Introduction

      • 1 AWS Overview
      • 2 AWS Services
    • CompTIA LX0-101 and LX0-102 CompTIA Linux Plus

      • CompTIA LX0-101 and LX0-102 CompTIA Linux+
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Exam & Certification

  • How do you become an AWS developer associate?

    To become an AWS developer associate, you need to register for the certification exam at any Kryterion testing center from over 750 locations around the globe.

    The registration fee for the AWS Developer Associate exam is $150.

  • What are the prerequisites for this certification?

    To apply for AWS Developer Associate certification, you must have fulfilled the following prerequisites:
    • Completed AWS Technical Essentials course or significant hands-on professional experience with various AWS services
    • Understanding of stateless and loosely coupled distributed applications
    • Familiarity developing API interfaces
    • Basic understanding of relational and non-relational databases
    • Familiarity with messaging and queuing services

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

    Online Classroom:
    1. Complete batch.
    2. Complete one project and one simulation test with a minimum score of 60 percent.

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

    Yes, we provide 1 practice test as part of our course to help you prepare for the actual certification exam. You can try this AWS Developer Associate Exam Questions - Free Practice Test to understand the type of tests that are part of the course curriculum.  




Kudos to the trainer as she explained everything well in detail and answered questions with live demos. I give 100 Marks to the trainer.

Gowri Shankar Raghavan
Gowri Shankar Raghavan Business Analyst at Western Union

I have completed the AWS developer associate certification from Simplilearn. The course content was very elaborate. Simplilearn helped me view the training and learning in an entirely new way. It was great to be a part of the training program. The online webinar and trainers were excellent. I am planning to enroll for the Master expert program. The customer support was excellent through LMS. LMS portal is just awesome. Forum helps to resolve queries and connect with people. The session was very interactive and useful.

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Vijaya Lakshmi Pallapothu
Vijaya Lakshmi Pallapothu Software Test Specialist at Amdocs

AWS Developer Associate Certification from Simplilearn was simply amazing. We got ample lab to exercise after each topic. This really helped me to understand the concept.

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Yagika Madan
Yagika Madan General Manager - Marketing/ Online Business Head at Chanakya IAS Academy

I have been trying to be regular with my studies but unfortunately, with the hectic travelling involved in my job, studies have always been neglected. And thus comes Simplilearn to the rescue for all the working marketing specialist. The learning pedagogy varies from downloadable reading mode to online video mode. Simplilearn also has an app on IOS and Google play store for the people like us who are always on the go. All in all, this is a great learning platform. This is the ultimate destination to keep me abreast with the dynamic industry requirements and trends. Thanks Simplilearn

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    • Who delivers the training?

      All of our highly qualified trainers are AWS certified, with more than 15 years of experience in training and working in their domain. Each of them has gone through a rigorous selection process, which includes profile screening, technical evaluation and a training demo before they qualify as Simplilearn trainers. We also ensure that only those trainers who maintain a high alumni rating continue to train for us.

    • Is exam fee included in the course fee?

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

    • What is the question format of AWS Certified Developer Associate exam?

      The AWS Certified Developer Associate exam is a combination of multiple-choice and multiple-answer questions.

    • What is LVC? Is it a classroom training?

      The courses are conducted via live virtual classrooms (LVC). 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.

    • 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.

    • 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.

    • Do you provide a money back guarantee for the training programs?

      Yes. We do offer a money-back guarantee for many of our training programs. Refer to our Refund Policy and submit refund requests via our Help and Support portal.

    • How can I learn more about this 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.

    • Disclaimer
    • PMP, PMI, PMBOK, CAPM, PgMP, PfMP, ACP, PBA, RMP, SP, and OPM3 are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.