Amazon Web Services
AWS Cloud Technology Consultant Professional Certificate
Amazon Web Services

AWS Cloud Technology Consultant Professional Certificate

Start a career as a Cloud Technology Consultant. In this program, you’ll learn in-demand skills to advise clients on the use of cloud technology to meet business objectives. No degree or experience required.

Rafael Lopes
Alex G.
Russell Sayers

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What you'll learn

  • Understand and translate business goals and drivers into appropriate technical solutions

  • Provide technical direction and oversight to cloud implementation teams

  • Create the conceptual, logical and physical design for cloud-based solutions for infrastructure and platforms

  • Learn how to gather technical requirements, assess client capabilities and analyze findings to provide appropriate cloud solution recommendations

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Professional Certificate - 9 course series

Introduction to Information Technology and AWS Cloud

Course 16 hours4.8 (186 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • Gain a foundational understanding of how computers work

  • Learn how computers talk to each other to exchange data

Skills you'll gain

Category: Cloud Computing Security
Category: Project Management
Category: Data Analysis
Category: Information Technology
Category: Cloud Computing

AWS Cloud Technical Essentials

Course 225 hours4.8 (5,017 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • Describe terminology and concepts related to AWS services   

  • Articulate key concepts of AWS security measures and AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)    

  • You will learn to distinguish among several AWS compute services, including Amazon EC2, AWS Lambda, and Amazon ECS.

  • Understand AWS database and storage offerings, including Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS), Amazon DynamoDB, and Amazon S3.    

Skills you'll gain

Category: Software Testing
Category: Continuous Integration
Category: Version Management
Category: security
Category: Automation

Providing Technical Support for AWS Workloads

Course 37 hours4.8 (41 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • Understand basics of troubleshooting in a cloud environment

  • Identify resources and routes to assist with understanding and troubleshooting

Skills you'll gain

Category: AWS Identity and Access Management
Category: Networking on AWS
Category: Cloud Computing
Category: AWS Management Console
Category: aws security

Developing Applications in Python on AWS

Course 49 hours4.5 (45 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • Introductory level Python programming and Python packages

  • Explain the different roles in an organization building software

Skills you'll gain

Category: Cloud Computing Security
Category: Customer Support
Category: Cloud Infrastructure
Category: Technical Troubleshooting
Category: Cloud Storage

Skills for Working as an AWS Cloud Consultant

Course 510 hours4.9 (23 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • Examine essential soft skills for solving business problems

  • Describe the process of working with customers and how to use different soft skills

Skills you'll gain

Category: Management
Category: strategy
Category: Implementation
Category: Troubleshooting
Category: Migration

DevOps on AWS and Project Management

Course 68 hours4.9 (35 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • Learn about the use cases for project management in business

  • Understand the differences between Agile and Waterfall methodologies

Skills you'll gain

Category: Software Testing
Category: Continuous Integration
Category: Application Programming Interfaces (API)
Category: security
Category: Automation

Automation in the AWS Cloud

Course 78 hours4.8 (22 ratings)

What you'll learn

Skills you'll gain

Category: Software Architecture
Category: Python Programming
Category: Web Development
Category: Cloud API
Category: Automation

Data Analytics and Databases on AWS

Course 89 hours4.5 (26 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • Key data types and structures

  • AWS services for the ETL process

  • Hands-on skills for Amazon API Gateway and Amazon QuickSight

Skills you'll gain

Category: security
Category: Performance Efficiency
Category: Operational Excellence
Category: Cost Optimization
Category: Reliability

Capstone: Following the AWS Well Architected Framework

Course 911 hours4.8 (10 ratings)

What you'll learn

Skills you'll gain

Category: Extraction, Transformation And Loading (ETL)
Category: Data Analysis
Category: Database (DBMS)
Category: Data Architecture
Category: Data Warehouse


Alex G.
Amazon Web Services
8 Courses26,728 learners
Russell Sayers
Amazon Web Services
14 Courses89,865 learners
Morgan Willis
Amazon Web Services
26 Courses750,357 learners

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