Developing on AWS helps developers understand how to use the AWS SDK to develop secure and scalable cloud applications. The course provides in-depth knowledge about how to interact with AWS using code and covers key concepts, best practices, and troubleshooting tips.




Instructor-led, Live or Virtual Class


3 Days

This course is designed to teach you how to:

  • Set up the AWS SDK and developer credentials for Java, C#/.Net, Python, and JavaScript.
  • Use the AWS SDK to interact with AWS services and develop solutions.
  • Use Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) and Amazon DynamoDB as data stores.
  • Integrate applications and data by using Amazon Kinesis, AWS Lambda, Amazon Simple Queue Service (Amazon SQS), Amazon Simple Notification Service (Amazon SNS), and Amazon Simple Workflow Service (Amazon SWF).
  • Use AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) for service authentication.
  • Use Web Identity Framework and Amazon Cognito for user authentication.
  • Use Amazon ElastiCache and Amazon CloudFront to improve application scalability.
  • Deploy applications by using AWS Elastic Beanstalk and AWS CloudFormation.
Go to the class schedule

This course is intended for:

  • Intermediate-level software developers

Attendees should have the following prerequisites:

  • Familiarity with AWS services
  • A working knowledge of Java, C#/.Net, or Python

This course is delivered through a mix of:

  • Instructor-led Training
  • Hands-on Labs

Note: course outline may vary slightly based on the regional location and/or language in which the class is delivered.

Day 1: Building the Foundation

  • Introduction to Developing on AWS
  • Choosing a Data Store
  • Developing Storage Solutions with Amazon S3
  • Developing Flexible NoSQL Solutions with Amazon DynamoDB

Day 2: Connecting Applications and Data with Event-Driven Processing

  • Working with Events
  • Developing Event-Driven Solutions with Amazon Kinesis Stream
  • Developing Event-Driven Solutions with Amazon SWF, Amazon SQS, and Amazon SNS
  • Developing Event-Driven Solutions with AWS Lambda

Day 3: Developing and Deploying Secure, Scalable Applications

  • Developing Secure Applications
  • Caching Information for Scalability
  • Monitoring Your Application and AWS Resources with Amazon CloudWatch
  • Deploying Applications with AWS Elastic Beanstalk and AWS CloudFormation