Training and Certification

Learn from AWS experts. Advance your skills and knowledge. Build your future in the AWS Cloud.

Organizations need individuals with cloud skills to help transform their business. AWS Training and Certification helps you build and validate your cloud skills so you can get more out of the cloud. Our content is built by experts at AWS and updated regularly to keep pace with AWS updates, so you can be sure you’re learning the latest and keeping your cloud skills fresh.

We offer both digital and classroom training, so you can choose to learn online at your own pace or learn best practices from an instructor. Whether you are just starting out, building on existing IT skills, or sharpening your cloud knowledge, AWS Training and Certification can help you be more effective and do more in the cloud.

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What's New in AWS Training and Certification

New Digital Course: Alexa for Developers

This free, two-hour online digital course introduces you to the Alexa Skills Kit (ASK) and covers core skills, ASK Software Development Kit (SDK) concepts, and ASK integration with other AWS services. 

New Digital Course: Data Analytics Fundamentals

Data Analytics Fundamentals, which replaces the digital course Big Data Technology Fundamentals, will teach you the latest on how to seamlessly plan a data analysis solution using the suite of AWS services.

New Version of AWS Security Fundamentals Digital Course Now Available

AWS Security Fundamentals (Second Edition) is now available. This introductory digital course features updated, streamlined content to help you better understand security in the cloud for your organization.

New and Updated Exam Readiness Courses

Built by the experts at AWS, new Exam Readiness courses for Professional-level and Specialty certifications are now available. Take free digital training or sign up to attend a class.

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Free Digital Training

Learn with hundreds of free, self-paced digital courses on AWS fundamentals.

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Classroom Training

Deepen your technical skills and learn from an accredited AWS instructor.

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AWS Certification

Validate your expertise with an industry-recognized credential.

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Benefits of AWS Training and Certification

Learn at Your Own Pace

Choose on-demand training that's relevant to your role, solution area, and level of expertise.

Train with an AWS Expert

Build technical skills and learn best practices from an accredited instructor. Choose in-person or virtual courses.

Pick Your Learning Path

Build your cloud skills and advance toward AWS Certification with the role-based learning path that's right for you.

Get AWS Certified

Validate your AWS Cloud skills and enhance your credibility with an industry-recognized credential.

Learning Paths by Role

Build your cloud skills and advance toward AWS Certification with the role-based learning path that's right for you.
Cloud Practitioner

Learn cloud fundamentals and best practices.

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Learn to design highly available systems.

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Learn to develop applications for the cloud.

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Learn to automate applications, networks, and systems.

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Learning Paths by Solutions

Advance your skills and expertise with the solution-based learning path that's right for you.
Machine Learning

Dive deep into with the same curriculum used to train Amazon’s developers and data scientists.

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Advance your AWS storage expertise by progressing from fundamentals to technical deep dives.

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AWS Media Services

Learn to create professional quality media experiences using AWS Elemental services.

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AWS DeepRacer: Driven by Reinforcement Learning

Build, train, and deploy models to develop your core ML skills.

Internet of Things Foundation Series

Gain broad experience and foundational knowledge and skills for anyone interested in IoT.

AWS Cloud Practitioner Essentials (Second Edition)

Learn the fundamentals of the AWS Cloud and prepare for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam.

Getting into the Serverless Mindset

Learn how to move forward without provisioning, scaling, or managing servers.

Exam Readiness: AWS Certified Big Data - Specialty

Prepare for the exam to validate your skills in implementing core AWS Big Data services.

Lessons Learned: Migrating Oracle to Amazon Aurora

Explore best practices with migrating Oracle databases to AWS.

Intro to Containers

Containers are an increasingly important way for you to package and deploy your applications. This introductory course will teach you the history and concepts behind containerization.

How to Onboard a Raspberry Pi

Step through the process of onboarding a Raspberry Pi r3 B+ and enabling data to flow into AWS IoT Core.