APN Partner Learning Path: AWS Professional Services
Built for individuals to gain, develop, and extend professional services competencies aligned to AWS Certifications.
This path features courses designed to help those in technical roles develop and extend professional services competencies for AWS customer implementations. Choose from training by advisory services or solutions. We recommend these courses for APN Premier and Advanced Consulting Partners who have achieved the appropriate recommended level of AWS Certification.
Learn more about the courses in each learning progression below.
Recommended ProgressionFollow this recommended sequence of courses and exams to build your AWS Cloud skills in this Learning Path.
AWS Cloud Practitioner Essentials (Second Edition)
Learn about the fundamentals of the AWS Cloud, build your cloud skills, and grow your professional credibility by taking this free digital self-paced course when and where it’s convenient for you.
Digital | 4.5 hours
AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
This exam enables individuals with an overall understanding of the AWS Cloud to validate their knowledge with an industry-recognized credential. This exam covers four domains, including: cloud concepts, security, technology, and billing and pricing
Exam | 1.5 hours
AWS Professional Services: Cloud Adoption Framework
AWS Cloud Adoption Framework (AWS CAF) training is designed to provide an overview of the AWS CAF and the AWS CAF Alignment Workshop. This one-day workshop mixes theory and practice, providing attendees with working knowledge of the AWS CAF and the ability to facilitate the AWS CAF Alignment Workshop.
AWS Professional Services: Cloud Advisory
This course teaches you how to build a compelling business case for cloud adoption, and how to accelerate customer's cloud adoption process. You will learn how to apply the cloud economics concepts to a business case; and perform a Total Cost of Ownership (TCO), and a Total Cost of Migration (TCM) exercise.
Classroom | 2 days
AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate Learning Path
This certification path is designed for solutions architects, solution design engineers, and anyone who wants to learn how to design applications and systems on AWS. Build your technical skills and progress along a path to earn AWS Certification with these recommended courses, labs, and exams.
AWS Certified Developer - Associate Learning Path
This certification path is designed for software developers who want to learn how to develop cloud applications on AWS. Build your technical skills and progress along a path to earn AWS Certification with these recommended courses, labs, and exams.
AWS Certified SysOps Administrator - Associate Learning Path
This certification path is designed for sysops administrators, systems administrators, and those in a DevOps role who want to learn how to create automatable and repeatable deployments of applications, networks, and systems on the AWS platform. Build your technical skills and progress along a path to earn AWS Certification with these recommended courses, labs, and exams.
AWS Professional Services: Delivery Best Practices Bootcamp
This bootcamp is designed to enable APN Premier and Advanced Consulting Partners to develop and extend professional services competencies for AWS customer implementations. This bootcamp mixes strategy and ‘delivery how-to’ derived from our own customer implementation and migration projects.
Additional Free Digital Training
AWS Professional Services Training Available by Solution
AWS Professional Services: Big Data and Analytics
This course is designed to teach how to build data lakes on AWS, create an AWS Glue data catalog, run queries using Amazon Athena and Amazon Redshift Spectrum, use AWS Schema Conversion Tool and AWS Database Migration Service, and visualize data with Amazon QuickSight.
AWS Professional Services: Building a Contact Center with AWS
This course is focused on implementing a cloud-based contact center using Amazon Connect. You will use the hands-on lab exercises to set up a contact center using Amazon Connect.
AWS Professional Services: Cloud Migration Best Practices
This course teaches you how to use AWS migration services to execute a migration plan, and how to lead and guide various phases of a migration project. You will learn the best practices around migrating to AWS through an execution of a case study and hands-on labs.
AWS Professional Services: Deployment Best Practices for Amazon Workspaces
This course focuses on the operational management of Amazon WorkSpaces. The course discusses the best practices for deployment and management of Amazon WorkSpaces including account structures, network considerations, and integration with directory services.
AWS Professional Services: Machine Learning on AWS
In this course, you will focus on the application and platform services of the AWS Machine Learning Stack. In the lab exercises, you will use Amazon Rekognition, Amazon Comprehend, and Amazon Polly for use cases like analyzing customer behavior and performing sentiment analysis.
AWS Professional Services: Operational Integration Best Practices
This course is designed to provide a prescriptive approach to establishing Cloud Operating Model (COM) frameworks that address the people, processes, and tooling needed to support production workloads in the AWS cloud.
AWS Professional Services: Security Best Practices
This course focuses on understanding and implementing AWS security best practices. The course uses a challenge-based, hands-on approach to teach and reinforce AWS security best practices around encryption, data protection, disaster recovery, high availability, monitoring, logging, alerting, event detection, incident response, and security automation.