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AWS Cloud Computing Practitioner

aws logoAWS certification is one of the most sought-after cloud designations in the industry.

If you're looking to build and validate an overall understanding of the AWS Cloud and gain an understanding of the concepts of cloud computing without technical detail, this training course is for you. This training is useful for those in technical, managerial, sales, purchasing, or financial roles who work with the AWS Cloud and is an ideal starting point for non-technical people looking to understand Cloud Computing from a business perspective.

Program Overview

AWS Cloud Practitioner Certification (upon successful completion of the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner examination) 


24 total hours of class time


Must be at least 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED®.

Students should have basic IT and business knowledge.



AWS Cloud Foundations provides a detailed overview of cloud concepts, AWS core services, security, architecture, pricing, and support. It prepares you to sit for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam which requires knowledge and skills necessary to effectively demonstrate an overall understanding of the AWS Cloud, independent of specific technical roles addressed by other AWS certifications.

What can I do when I complete this program?

The AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner certification may be used as a stepping stone to advance a current career or as a starting point into jobs such as cloud architect, cloud engineer, and cloud developer. You may also choose to pursue a certificate or degree in Information Assurance and Cybersecurity.

Potential Careers

AWS-certified professionals rank among the highest paid IT certification holders. According to a recent salary survey from Global Knowledge, the average annual wage for AWS certified individuals is $113,932*.

*Completion of this program does not guarantee this salary.