Learn how to deploy custom software solutions in a cloud hosted environment using the most popular Cloud Service Provider on the market. Deploy databases, serverless functions and websites all within a fully scalable pay-as-you-go service. Work towards AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner certification with this programme with the Cloud Practitioner exam included.
The average salary for an AWS Cloud Engineer in the UK is £52,449 per year (Glassdoor, 2024). Whether you are embarking on a total career change or diversifying your skillset for your current role, AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner is the first step on the journey to becoming an AWS Cloud Specialist.
There are no formal entry requirements for this course. However, the ideal candidate will have some experience of using AWS cloud services. If you are an experienced AWS Developer, you may want to consider our AWS Advanced Cloud Pracititoner Programme.
- The AWS Cloud
- The AWS shared responsibility model
- Security best practices
- AWS Cloud costs, economics, and billing
- Core AWS services, including EC2, RDS, DMS, S3 and Cognito
- AWS services for common use cases
- Serverless functions
- Practical demos and exam practice
After completing the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner, you could complete the AWS Solution Architect certification. You could also progress onto an HNC in Cloud Computing.
AWS Certified Cloud Pracitioner
This programme is funded by the Welsh Government Priority Skills Personal Learning Account and is being delivered in partnership with Bridgend College. To be eligible for a Priority Skills Personal Learning Account, you must be:
- aged 19+; and
- living in Wales; and
- currently employed or self-employed;
If you are unsure whether you are eligible, take our Funding Eligibility Assessment here.
A member of the team will call you to discuss your application and eligibility for funding.
05 April 2024
03 May 2024
1 day/wk for 5 wks