Exam Readiness Intensive Training: AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate

Learn how to get ready for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate exam

This five-day, instructor-led course helps busy architects get away from the day-to-day to get focused and ready for their AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate exam. Attendees learn the fundamentals of building IT infrastructure on AWS, so they can build scalable and resilient solutions in the cloud, by spending the first 3 days on the Architecting on AWS course. They’ll start getting in the exam readiness mindset with bonus end of Module quizzes. Next, they’ll learn strategies to answer exam questions and avoid common mistakes with the Exam Readiness: AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate half-day course. The course broadens attendees’ knowledge of AWS services with deep dives into Amazon Redshift, Amazon Kinesis, and AWS Key Management Service, and then concludes with two quizzes and an instructor guided review of the AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate practice exam.

5 days/35 hours of instruction
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Group Rate: $3400

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Architecting on AWS

Part 1: Introduction

Part 2: The Simplest Architectures

  • Hands-On Lab 1: Hosting a Static Website

Part 3: Adding a Compute Layer

Part 4: Adding a Database Layer

  • Hands-On Lab 2: Deploying a Web Application on AWS

Part 5: Networking in AWS Part 1

  • Hands-On Lab 3: Creating a Virtual Private Cloud

Part 6: Networking in AWS Part 2

Part 7: AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)

Part 8: Elasticity, High Availability, and Monitoring

  • Hands-On Lab 4: Creating a Highly Available Environment

Part 9: Automation

  • Hands-On Lab 5: Automating Infrastructure Deployment with AWS CloudFormation

Part 10: Caching

Part 11: Building Decoupled Architectures

Part 12: Microservices and Serverless Architectures

  • Hands-On Lab 6: Implementing a Serverless Architecture with AWS Managed Services

Part 13: RTP/RPO and Backup Recovery Setup

Part 14: Optimizations and Review

Exam Readiness: AWS Certified Solutions Architect — Associate

Part 1: The Exam

Part 2: Design Resilient Architectures

Part 3: Design Performant Architectures

Part 4: Specify Secure Applications and Architectures

Part 5: Design Cost-Optimized Architectures

Part 6: Define Operationally Excellent Architectures

Part 7: Additional deep dive of AWS services

  1. Quiz #1
  2. Exam Readiness
  3. Practice exam: AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate
  4. Quiz #2
  5. Wrap-up

  • 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 and experience
  • Individuals who prefer an instructor led course for training and exam readiness
  • Individuals who have not taken the Architecting on AWS course in the last ~6 months
  • 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

  • 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

A full refund will be issued for class cancellations made at least 15 business days before the course begins. Payment is non‑refundable for cancellations or reschedules made within 15 business days from the course start date and for No‑Shows (students who do not attend class).
For reschedules made within 15 business days from the course start date, students must reschedule immediately for a current, published course, up to a maximum of 90 days from the original date.
A student may reschedule a class or exam up to 2 times. Any additional reschedules will not be allowed.

Exam Readiness Intensive Training: AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate Schedule

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