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.

Visit AWS Skills Center Seattle

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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This course is for beginners who want to understand the basics of computing. You'll start with the fundamental concepts, such as understanding how a computer works and why that is relevant for your learning journey. The goal is to prepare you for the next step of your cloud training.

Free

Fundamental | 4 hours


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AWS Skills Center - Cloud Practitioner Essentials

This course is for individuals who seek an overall understanding of the AWS Cloud, independent of specific technical roles. You will learn about AWS Cloud concepts, AWS services, security, architecture, pricing, and support to build your AWS Cloud knowledge. This course also helps you prepare for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam. This course is delivered in two parts. If you are unfamiliar with AWS Cloud, it is suggested completing part 1 before part 2.

Free

Fundamental | 4 hours


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AWS Skills Center - Cloud Practitioner Exam Prep Workshop
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This half-day workshop is for anyone preparing for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam. You'll review what to expect at the testing center while taking the exam. You'll also explore how the exam is structured, including the question formats, and have a chance to test your knowledge with sample practice questions.

Free

Fundamental | 4 hours


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AWS Skills Center - AWS Cloud Essentials for Business Leaders
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This course for business leaders covers the fundamental concepts of cloud computing and how a cloud strategy can help companies meet their critical business objectives. You'll explore 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 AWS? Stuck trying to work with a service? Are labs giving you trouble? If so, AWS Skills Center Office Hours can help. Our ambassadors can assist you with any cloud-related issue you might be facing. 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


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AWS Skills Center - Introduction to Computer Technology
Register now »

This course is for beginners who want to understand the basics of computing. You'll start with the fundamental concepts, such as understanding how a computer works and why that is relevant for your learning journey. The goal is to prepare you for the next step of your cloud training.

Free

Fundamental | 4 hours


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AWS Skills Center - Cloud Practitioner Essentials

This course is for individuals who seek an overall understanding of the AWS Cloud, independent of specific technical roles. You will learn about AWS Cloud concepts, AWS services, security, architecture, pricing, and support to build your AWS Cloud knowledge. This course also helps you prepare for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam. This course is delivered in two parts. If you are unfamiliar with AWS Cloud, it is suggested completing part 1 before part 2.

Free

Fundamental | 4 hours


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

This half-day workshop is for anyone preparing for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam. You'll review what to expect at the testing center while taking the exam. You'll also explore how the exam is structured, including the question formats, and have a chance to test your knowledge with sample practice questions.

Free

Fundamental | 4 hours


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

This course for business leaders covers the fundamental concepts of cloud computing and how a cloud strategy can help companies meet their critical business objectives. You'll explore 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 AWS? Stuck trying to work with a service? Are labs giving you trouble? If so, AWS Skills Center Office Hours can help. Our ambassadors can assist you with any cloud-related issue you might be facing. 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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