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New courses and certification updates from AWS Training and Certification in April 2024

Welcome to April’s post announcing new training and certification updates — helping equip you and your teams with the skills to work with AWS services and solutions.

This month, we launched 19 new digital training products on AWS Skill Builder, including two new AWS Digital Classroom courses (Digital Classroom – Developing Generative AI Applications on AWS and Digital Classroom – Security Engineering on AWS), nine new digital courses, two new AWS Partner courses (both include an Accreditation Badge to be awarded upon successful completion of the final assessment), and localized versions (Japanese, Korean, Simplified Chinese) of Exam Prep: AWS Certified Advanced Networking – Specialty.

Missed our March course update? Check it out here.

AWS Digital Classroom

AWS Digital Classroom courses combine the depth of live classroom training with the convenience of digital learning. They provide comprehensive knowledge and skills enablement through recordings of expert instructors, demonstrations, hands-on labs, knowledge checks, and assessments. Enjoy flexibility in time, location, and pace, along with the ability to pause, rewind, and revisit content. AWS Digital Classroom is available as part of AWS Skill Builder Team subscription and AWS Skill Builder Individual annual subscription. This month we launched the following new courses:

AWS Certification exam preparation and updates

Exam Prep Standard and Enhanced Courses for AWS Certified Advanced Networking – Specialty (ANS-C01) are now available in Japanese, Korean and Simplified Chinese (English is already available). The Standard version is available to anyone with an AWS Skill Builder account. Enhanced versions include additional prep materials such as hands-on exercises, flashcards, and additional exam-style questions, and are available with an AWS Skill Builder subscription.

Free digital courses on AWS Skill Builder

The following digital courses on AWS Skill Builder are free to all learners, along with 600+ free digital courses and learning plans.



For AWS Partners

Two new digital courses and badges are now available for AWS Partners. Upon successful completion of the final assessment for each AWS Partner: Modernizing SAP Workloads on AWS (Technical) and AWS Partner: Architecting SAP Workloads on AWS (Technical), you will be awarded a Specialized Learner Badge.


Digital Badges