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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The Latest in AWS Training and Certification

New Digital Course: Architecting Serverless Solutions

Learn to “think serverless” with this free training course from AWS. This intermediate-level, three-hour course demonstrates how to combine AWS-managed services in event-driven patterns to power scalable and secure serverless applications.

New Digital Course: AWS Transit Gateway Networking and Scaling

This intermediate-level, two-and-a-quarter-hour course is recommended for solutions architects, cloud engineers, and network architects who design architectures using AWS Transit Gateway.

New Classroom Course: Planning and Designing Databases on AWS

Learn about key features of AWS database services and how to choose the appropriate service that meets your application’s needs and requirements.

New Digital Training Curriculum: AWS Game Tech Starter Pack

Do you use Amazon Game Tech solutions to build connected games, deploy dedicated servers, or to reach more players? This digital training curriculum shows you how these solutions enable you to build games on AWS and how analytics can be used to translate game data into answers.

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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

We offer a variety role-based learning paths, including the four featured below. Build your cloud skills and advance toward AWS Certification with the path that’s right for you.

Cloud Practitioner

Learn cloud fundamentals and best practices


Learn to design highly available systems


Learn to develop applications for the cloud


Learn to automate applications, networks, and systems

Learning Paths by Solutions

We offer a variety of several solutions paths, including the three featured below. Advance your skills and expertise with the solution-based learning path that's right for you.


Learn how to use AWS services when planning and designing databases

Machine Learning

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

Media Services

Learn how AWS Elemental services help create high-quality media experiences


Learn to architect and manage highly available storage solutions

Planning and Designing Databases on AWS

Learn about key features of AWS database services and how to choose the appropriate service that meets your application’s needs and requirements.

Amazon SageMaker: Build an Object Detection Model Using Images Labeled with Ground Truth

Learn how to implement a machine learning pipeline using Amazon SageMaker and Amazon SageMaker Ground Truth.

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.

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.