AWS Digital and Classroom Training Overview

Learn in-demand cloud skills and best practices you can use right away to help advance your career, stay up to date, and innovate in the cloud

AWS Training and Certification builds your competence, confidence, and credibility through practical cloud skills that help you innovate and build your future. You can choose to learn online at your own pace or learn from an accredited AWS instructor built by experts at AWS.

We offer free AWS Digital Training, in-depth AWS Classroom Training delivered virtually and in person, and private virtual or on-site training so you can learn where and when it’s convenient for you.

Whether you're 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.

AWS Training and Certification – Building AWS Cloud Skills and Confidence

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Free Digital Training

On-demand digital courses that help you learn new cloud skills and services when and where it’s convenient for you. 

Digital Training from Providers

Self-paced courses covering a range of topics from AWS Cloud fundamentals to machine learning, all provided by top Digital Training Providers including edX and Coursera.

Classroom Training

Live classes delivered virtually or in person with accredited AWS instructors who teach you in-demand cloud skills and best practices using a mix of presentations, discussion, and hands-on labs.

Private Training

Virtual or in-person classes with accredited AWS instructors that teach in-depth AWS Cloud skills in a private environment that brings the classroom to you.

Build Your AWS Cloud Knowledge with Ramp-Up Guides

Our downloadable Ramp-Up Guides offer a variety of resources to help build your skills and knowledge of the AWS Cloud. Each guide features carefully selected digital training, classroom courses, videos, whitepapers, certifications, and more to remove the guesswork of learning AWS.

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For AWS Cloud architects, solutions architects, and engineers

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Cloud Practitioner

For business and technical professionals

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Data Analytics

For developers and data engineers

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For developers, engineers, and DevOps engineers

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For systems administrators and systems operations professionals

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For AWS Cloud security, governance, and compliance professionals

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

Intermediate | 70 minutes

In this course we’ll join Dr. Denis Batalov, worldwide AI/ML Tech Leader, as he shows you how to implement a machine learning pipeline using Amazon SageMaker and Amazon SageMaker Ground Truth. 

Data Analytics Fundamentals

Fundamental | 3.5 hours

In this self-paced course, you will learn about the process for planning data analysis solutions and the various data analytic processes that are involved. This course takes you through five key factors that indicate the need for specific AWS services in collecting, processing, analyzing, and presenting your data.

Getting Started with .NET on AWS

Fundamental | 1.5 hours

Are you an experienced .NET developer new to the AWS Cloud? Learn how to develop, deploy, manage, and secure .NET applications on AWS with our free new digital course. This 90-minute course provides an overview of the AWS services and tools specifically designed for .NET applications.

AWS Security Fundamentals (Second Edition)

Fundamental | 2 hours

In this self-paced course, you will learn fundamental AWS cloud security concepts, including AWS access control, data encryption methods, and how network access to your AWS infrastructure can be secured. We will address your security responsibility in the AWS Cloud and the different security-oriented services available.

AWS DeepRacer: Driven by Reinforcement Learning

Fundamental | 90 minutes

This course is designed to give you hands-on experience with reinforcement learning (RL) by helping you build, train, and deploy models in AWS DeepRacer so you can compete in the official AWS DeepRacer League.


AWS Cloud Practitioner Essentials

Fundamental | 6 hours

In this fundamental-level course, you’ll gain an overall understanding of the AWS Cloud, independent of specific technical roles. It provides a detailed overview of cloud concepts, AWS services, security, architecture, pricing, and support. This course also helps you prepare for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam.

Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) Primer

Fundamental | 60 minutes

This self-paced course introduces you to Amazon S3 and provides you with the knowledge to determine when to use Amazon S3 by reviewing typical use cases and understanding how the service provides object storage for your applications. You explore the basics of Amazon S3 including buckets and objects.

Internet of Things Foundation Series

Intermediate | 7 hours

The Internet of Things (IoT) Foundation Series comprises a set of courses that offer a broad experience across IoT Core and its associated services. Each class in the series is centered around a scenario where a fictitious customer has a business challenge. The information and activities in the class provide the knowledge and skills to overcome this challenge.

Running Containers on Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (Amazon EKS)

Intermediate | 3 days

This new three-day classroom course, Running Containers on Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (Amazon EKS), teaches practical, in-depth skills for managing containers. The intermediate-level course includes classroom presentations, demonstrations, group discussions, exercises, and six hands-on labs.

AWS Cloud Financial Management for Builders

Intermediate | 3 days

This course is for individuals who seek an understanding of how to manage, optimize, and predict costs as you run workloads on AWS. You will learn how to implement architectural best practices, explore cost-optimization strategies, and design patterns to help you architect cost-efficient solutions on AWS.

Architecting on AWS

Intermediate | 3 days

This course shows you the fundamentals of building IT infrastructure on the AWS platform. You learn how to optimize the AWS Cloud by understanding AWS services and how they fit into cloud-based solutions. You explore best practices and design patterns to help you architect optimal IT solutions on AWS, then build and explore a variety of infrastructures through guided, hands-on activity.

AWS Technical Essentials

Fundamental | 1 day

AWS Technical Essentials introduces you to AWS products, services, and common solutions. It provides you with fundamentals to become more proficient in identifying AWS services so that you can make informed decisions about IT solutions based on your business requirements and get started working on AWS.

Developing on AWS

Fundamental | 3 days

Learn how to use the AWS SDK to develop secure and scalable cloud applications. Explore how to interact with AWS using code and also learn about key concepts, best practices, and troubleshooting tips. 

Migrating to AWS

Intermediate | 2 days

Migrating to AWS focuses on planning and migrating existing workloads to the AWS Cloud. The course covers various cloud migration strategies with a detailed discussion on each phase of the migration process, including portfolio discovery, application migration planning and design, migration execution, and post-migration validation and application optimization.  

Build Your Machine Learning Skills with AWS Free Digital Training

AWS has the broadest and deepest set of machine learning (ML) and AI services for your business. Get started, and build your ML skills with one of our free digital courses below.

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What is Machine Learning?

Fundamental | 10 minutes

This course introduces you to Machine Learning concepts and the role data plays. We explore use cases, discuss an innovative way to build smart applications, and review the AWS frameworks and services you can use for Machine Learning. 

ML Building Blocks: Services and Terminology

Fundamental | 40 minutes

This courses clarifies both the machine learning stack and the terms and processes that will help you build a good foundation in machine learning. You’ll explore the AWS ML stack through application use cases, platform services, frameworks, interfaces, and infrastructure.

Demystifying AI/ML/DL

Fundamental | 45 minutes

After taking this set of courses, you’ll understand how Artificial Intelligence (AI) led to Machine Learning (ML), which then led to Deep Learning (DL).

Machine Learning Security

Intermediate | 30 minutes

At AWS, security is the highest priority. Take this training and learn about AWS products and services that enable you to secure your applications and environments with specific topics detailing NACLs, security groups, AWS identity and access management, and encryption key management.