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. Digital training allows you to learn online at your own pace. With classroom training, learn best practices from an expert instructor. In addition to in-person classes, virtual training lets you take courses from anywhere. 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 Course for Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (Amazon EKS)

This three-hour classroom course will teach you how to manage containers with Amazon EKS, build an Amazon EKS cluster, configure the environment, deploy the cluster, add applications, and much more.

Announcing New Digital Curriculum: Moving to Managed Databases on AWS

This free on-demand curriculum explains the benefits of and process for moving from self-managed databases (like Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Apache Cassandra, and Redis) to fully-managed Amazon database solutions.

Online Learning Options, All in One Place

We offer online training and certification resources to help you achieve your goals where and when it's convenient for you. From self-paced digital training and virtual instructor-led classes to remote proctoring for online exams, AWS Training and Certification offers flexible options to help you advance your career.

Announcing the AWS Training and Certification Blog

This new blog provides the latest news and information about our training, certification, and education programs to help learners and organizations build skills to get more out of the AWS Cloud.

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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—virtually or in person.

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AWS Certification

Validate your AWS Cloud skills and enhance your credibility with an industry-recognized credential. Take your certification exam virtually with online proctoring, or in a testing center.

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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 virtually with online proctoring or in a testing center.

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

Running Containers on Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (Amazon EKS)

Learn how to manage containers in this new three-day classroom course, Running Containers on Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (Amazon EKS).

AWS Cloud Financial Management for Builders

Learn how to implement architectural best practices, explore cost-optimization strategies, and design patterns to help you architect cost-efficient solutions on AWS.

The Machine Learning Pipeline on AWS

Learn to use the machine learning pipeline to solve a real business problem in a project-based learning environment

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.

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 Connect Primer

Learn the technical details of provisioning, configuring, and managing Amazon Connect.

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.