Specialty

Learn from AWS experts. Advance your skills and knowledge in Networking, Big Data, and Security.

We offer three Specialty certification paths with focuses on Advanced Networking, Big Data, and Security. These paths are designed to build and validate advanced skills in specific technical areas. Progress along a path to earn AWS Certification with these recommended courses, labs, and exams.

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Explore the Advanced Networking Path

AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner

Digital | 1.5 hours

This exam enables individuals with an overall understanding of the AWS Cloud to validate their knowledge with an industry-recognized credential. This exam covers four domains, including: cloud concepts, security, technology, and billing and pricing.

Exam Readiness: AWS Certified Advanced Networking - Specialty

Classroom | 1 day

The AWS Certified Advanced Networking ‒ Specialty exam validates advanced technical skills and experience designing and implementing AWS and hybrid IT network architectures at scale. 

AWS Certified Advanced Networking - Specialty

Classroom | 170 minutes

The AWS Certified Advanced Networking - Specialty examination validates advanced technical skills and experience in designing and implementing AWS and hybrid IT network architectures at scale. 

Explore the Big Data Path

Big Data Technology Fundamentals Online

Digital| 1.5 hours

In this self-paced course, you will learn about Big Data and basic architecture, value, and potential use cases. The course introduces you to specifics of some key technologies, including Apache Hadoop, Amazon EMR, Apache Hive, and Apache Pig.

Big Data on AWS

Classroom | 3 days

For solutions architects, data scientists, and anyone who designs or implements Big Data cloud solutions. Learn how to work with Amazon Elastic MapReduce (EMR), Amazon Redshift, Amazon Kinesis, and the rest of the AWS Big Data platform to process data and create Big Data environments.

Exam Readiness: AWS Certified Big Data - Specialty

Classroom | 1 day

Prepare for the AWS Certified Big Data - Specialty exam by taking a deep dive into several data-driven use cases. It is intended for individuals with a Cloud Practitioner or Associate-level AWS certification and two or more years of experience performing complex big data analysis.

Explore the Security Path

AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner

Digital | 1.5 hours

This exam enables individuals with an overall understanding of the AWS Cloud to validate their knowledge with an industry-recognized credential. This exam covers four domains, including: cloud concepts, security, technology, and billing and pricing.

AWS Security Fundamentals

Digital| 4 hours

In this self-paced course, you will learn fundamental cloud computing and AWS security concepts, including AWS access control and management, governance, logging, and encryption methods.

Security Engineering on AWS

Classroom | 3 day

Learn how to efficiently use AWS security services to stay secure in the AWS Cloud. This course highlights the security features of key compute, storage, networking and database AWS services.