AWS Skills Center Seattle

Visit our new AWS Skills Center in Seattle for free in-person cloud training

Now open to the public, AWS Skills Center Seattle is a free training center for anyone in the Seattle community who is curious about cloud computing and future job possibilities in the cloud. The center is designed to help people with little to no technology background.

Access fun and engaging cloud skills training and interactive exhibits, as well as career networking and job placement events with local employers and organizations—all for free.

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Location and directions

AWS Skills Center Seattle is located in the Kumo building in the Amazon Seattle Campus.

Address:
1915 Terry Ave, Seattle, WA 98101
Phone: (206) 653-3874
Contact us: aws-skills-center-seattle@amazon.com

Parking is in the Midtown 21 Garage located at 1007 Stewart Street.

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    Get Directions:

    I-5 North:
    Follow I-5 North to Olive Way exit, take EXIT 166
    Turn slight RIGHT onto Olive Way
    Turn LEFT onto Bellevue Ave
    Take the 1st LEFT onto E Denny Way
    Take the 2nd LEFT onto Stewart St
    Turn RIGHT onto Terry Ave
    Kumo will be on the LEFT

    I-5 South:
    Follow I-5 South to EXIT 166 towards Stewart St/Denny Way
    Turn slight RIGHT onto Stewart St
    Turn RIGHT onto Terry Ave
    Kumo will be on the LEFT

    Parking Information: Parking for the AWS Skills Center is in the Midtown 21 Garage (located at 1007 Stewart St), diagonally across the street from the AWS Skills Center and it requires to pull a ticket. There are several other parking spaces available around the building. Amazon does not provide free parking validations.

Hours of operation

Monday to Friday, 9:00am – 5:00pm. Saturday 10:00am – 4:00pm (Cloud Discovery Space only, no classes)

Cloud Discovery Space: Open Tuesday - Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm

Classes: Monday - Friday 9:30am - 5:00pm

  • Closed during major holidays »
    • Martin Luther King Jr. Day - Jan 17, 2022
    • Memorial Day - May 28 and May 30, 2022
    • Independence Day - Jul 02 and Jul 04, 2022
    • Labor Day - Sep 05, 2022
    • Thanksgiving - Nov 24-26, 2022
    • Winter break - Dec 26, 2022 - Jan 06, 2023

In-person Classroom Training offerings

Free

Fundamental | 4 hours


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AWS Skills Center - Introduction to Computer Technology
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In this course, you will learn basic computer and networking concepts. It is designed for those that do not have existing computer technology skills. This course teaches what is required for computers and networks to work and includes hands-on knowledge of computer hardware components.

Free
Fundamental | 3 hours

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AWS Skills Center: Becoming a Cloud Practitioner part 1 of 3
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In this three-part series, you will learn concepts that will help you prepare for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam. In part one, you will learn about the basics of the AWS Cloud, AWS global infrastructure, Amazon EC2, and other services. 

This series should be taken in order and is designed for those that do not have existing computer technology skills.

Free
Fundamental | 3 hours

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AWS Skills Center: Becoming a Cloud Practitioner part 2 of 3
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In this three-part series, you will learn concepts that will help you prepare for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam. In part two, you will learn about networking in the AWS Cloud. You will also learn about storage, database, and security services. 

This series should be taken in order and is designed for those that do not have existing computer technology skills.

Free
Fundamental | 3 hours

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AWS Skills Center: Becoming a Cloud Practitioner part 3 of 3
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In this three-part series, you will learn concepts that will help you prepare for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam. In part three, you will build upon the first two courses and also learn about monitoring the AWS Cloud using several services, how AWS services are billed, tools to help you control costs, and methods for migrating your existing infrastructure into the AWS Cloud.

This series should be taken in order and is designed for those that do not have existing computer technology skills.

Free

Fundamental | 4 hours


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AWS Skills Center - Cloud Practitioner Exam Prep Workshop
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In this course, you will learn how the exam is structured, including question formats, content domains, and the breakdown of questions across those domains. You will also learn techniques to help you understand what an exam question is asking for, what the responses mean, and how to eliminate inaccurate responses. During the course, you will have the chance to apply knowledge and test concepts through a series of practice exam questions.

Free

Fundamental | 4 hours


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AWS Skills Center - AWS Cloud Essentials for Business Leaders
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In this course, business leaders learn the fundamental concepts of cloud computing and how a cloud strategy can help them meet their organizations critical business objectives. The course explores the key advantages of cloud computing while reviewing topics such as security and compliance to facilitate discussions with other business and technology leaders.

Free
4 hours

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AWS Skills Center: Office Hours
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Do you have questions about concepts you learned at the AWS Skills Center? Our Office Hours is an open time where our Certified Skills Center Ambassadors can help you find the right learning path, assist you with Cloud Practitioner Essentials (CPE) related questions, and provide guidance on how to apply what you have learned in our courses. You’re welcome to visit us in person and work in our compute lab or join the virtual classroom to talk to us remotely.

Virtual Classroom Training offerings

Free

Fundamental | 4 hours


Cloud-Fundamentals_default_48x48
AWS Skills Center - Introduction to Computer Technology
Register now »

In this course, you will learn basic computer and networking concepts. It is designed for those that do not have existing computer technology skills. This course teaches what is required for computers and networks to work and includes hands-on knowledge of computer hardware components.

Free
Fundamental | 3 hours

Cloud-Fundamentals_default_48x48
AWS Skills Center: Becoming a Cloud Practitioner part 1 of 3
Register now »

In this three-part series, you will learn concepts that will help you prepare for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam. In part one, you will learn about the basics of the AWS Cloud, AWS global infrastructure, Amazon EC2, and other services. 

This series should be taken in order and is designed for those that do not have existing computer technology skills.

Free
Fundamental | 3 hours

Cloud-Fundamentals_default_48x48
AWS Skills Center: Becoming a Cloud Practitioner part 2 of 3
Register now »

In this three-part series, you will learn concepts that will help you prepare for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam. In part two, you will learn about networking in the AWS Cloud. You will also learn about storage, database, and security services. 

This series should be taken in order and is designed for those that do not have existing computer technology skills.

Free
Fundamental | 3 hours

Cloud-Fundamentals_default_48x48
AWS Skills Center: Becoming a Cloud Practitioner part 3 of 3
Register now »

In this three-part series, you will learn concepts that will help you prepare for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam. In part three, you will build upon the first two courses and also learn about monitoring the AWS Cloud using several services, how AWS services are billed, tools to help you control costs, and methods for migrating your existing infrastructure into the AWS Cloud.

This series should be taken in order and is designed for those that do not have existing computer technology skills.

Free

Fundamental | 4 hours


Cloud-Fundamentals_default_48x48
AWS Skills Center - Cloud Practitioner Exam Prep Workshop
Register now »

In this course, you will learn how the exam is structured, including question formats, content domains, and the breakdown of questions across those domains. You will also learn techniques to help you understand what an exam question is asking for, what the responses mean, and how to eliminate inaccurate responses. During the course, you will have the chance to apply knowledge and test concepts through a series of practice exam questions.

Free

Fundamental | 4 hours


Cloud-Fundamentals_default_48x48
AWS Skills Center - AWS Cloud Essentials for Business Leaders
Register now »

In this course, business leaders learn the fundamental concepts of cloud computing and how a cloud strategy can help them meet their organizations critical business objectives. The course explores the key advantages of cloud computing while reviewing topics such as security and compliance to facilitate discussions with other business and technology leaders.

Free

4 hours


Cloud-Fundamentals_default_48x48
AWS Skills Center: Office Hours
Register for office hours »

Do you have questions about concepts you learned at the AWS Skills Center? Our Office Hours is an open time where our Certified Skills Center Ambassadors can help you find the right learning path, assist you with Cloud Practitioner Essentials (CPE) related questions, and provide guidance on how to apply what you have learned in our courses. You’re welcome to visit us in person and work in our compute lab or join the virtual classroom to talk to us remotely.

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Event availability varies regularly. Check back later if no events are available for your desired course.

Explore the Cloud Discovery Space

Exercise your skills in the Cloud Discovery Space interactive exhibits, which showcase robotics, space, machine learning, gaming, and smart home technology. Learn more about our exhibits below.

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