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AWS Cloud Computing Job Academy Programme

Programme Overview

Cloud Computing continues to be a widely popular career choice, with interest from individuals with both IT and non-IT experience, due to the current demand of Cloud professionals across most sectors. Gaining AWS Cloud Computing knowledge and skills will enable you to embark on a career in this industry, in future-proof job roles like a Systems Administrator, Network Engineer, and Cloud Developer.

This AWS Cloud Computing Job Academy Programme comprises a series of certifications, which will teach you the knowledge and skills necessary for a career as a Cloud Computing professional.

These certifications include:

This training programme focusses on helping you gain the skills required to perform at a high level within the IT industry, by providing you with industry-recognised certificates. You will also get to attend a special graduation ceremony at a prestigious venue.

Upon completion of this Job Academy Programme, which includes practical labs and exams, we will be on hand to help support you through the job placement process, where we aim to help you secure a career in the IT industry. At this stage, we present you to our extensive pool of employers, who are actively looking to recruit individuals with your exact skill set, talent, and certifications. We will be there to support you from start to finish.   

Key features
  • Delivery Method: Online & Virtual
  • Exams: Included
  • Duration: 6 months (part-time)
  • Certified & Experienced Trainers
  • Interest-Free Payments
  • Fully Accredited Qualifications
  • Over 4,000 Candidates Placed Into Employment
  • Complete Training Programme with Job Placement
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Key features
  • Delivery Method: Online & Virtual
  • Exams: Included
  • Duration: 6 months (part-time)
  • Certified & Experienced Trainers
  • Interest-Free Payments
  • Fully Accredited Qualifications
  • Over 4,000 Candidates Placed Into Employment
  • Complete Training Programme with Job Placement
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Why study the AWS Cloud Computing Job Academy Programme with e-Careers?

With over 10 years' experience in the professional training sector, we have fine-tuned the way we support our students, ensuring they receive the best level of training and expertise, from our highly qualified trainers. We help out delegates gain a greater understanding of their study topic, and work towards achieving excellent exam results. We want our students to move into their chosen career field, and we fully support them along the way. 

We have placed over 4,000 people into various IT and Cyber Security job roles, through our range of Job Academy Programmes. These programmes include training, practical experience, challenge labs, certifications and recruitment workshops. We support our students right from the start, through to a job placement offer.

Of the 4,000+ successful candidates, many forged successful careers in the industry, either working as a freelancer or fully employed in house, with some of the world’s largest companies, including: 

  •    Apple
  •    Rackspace
  •    AT&T
  •    John Lewis
  •    Ministry of Defence
  •    HMRC
  •    Swiss Quote
  •    Exponential-E

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Is the AWS Cloud Computing Job Academy Programme suitable for me? 

If you’re currently working in the IT industry and would like a career in Cloud Computing, this programme would be ideal for you. It would also suit individuals with IT experience in Systems Admin roles, but new to Cloud Computing, and want to embark on a career in this sector.

If you’re new to IT but are looking to start a career in this booming and lucrative sector, it would be beneficial for you to undertake the CompTIA A+ course first, before undertaking this programme.

What jobs can I apply for after my AWS Cloud Computing Job Academy Programme?

With our AWS Cloud Computing Job Academy Programme, you will be well suited for a professional career in Cloud Computing.

Candidates from this programme typically progress into the following job roles:

  •    Systems Administrator – £43k
  •    Network Engineer – £52k
  •    Cloud Developer – £55k
  •    Solutions Architect – £78k

While the above salaries showcase UK averages, there’s the potential to earn in excess of £100k in Cloud Computing roles in the UK.

(Source: ITJobsWatch)

AWS Cloud Computing Job Academy Programme Syllabus and Exams

This AWS Cloud Computing Job Academy Programme consists of five certifications, outlined below:

CompTIA Cloud+

  •    Configuration & Deployment – Be able to analyse system requirements so that you can successfully execute workload migrations to the Cloud
  •    Management – Use performance data to determine the correct allocation of Cloud resources to apply required changes
  •    Maintenance – Implement appropriate processes and technologies, including orchestration and automation, ensuring desired system performance
  •    Security – Learn how to implement the correct security controls required 
  •    Troubleshooting – Know how to troubleshoot automation, capacity and connectivity, as well as security issues relating to Cloud implementations

CompTIA Cloud+ Exam Details

  •    Exam: Code CV0-002
  •    Exam Format - Performance-based & multiple-choice.
  •    Number of questions - 90.
  •    Duration - 90 minutes per exam.
  •    Pass Mark - 750/900 (83%)

AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner – Foundation

  •    Define what the AWS Cloud
  •    Describe key AWS Cloud architectural principles
  •    Explain the AWS Cloud value proposition
  •    Define the Pricing, Billing and Account management models
  •    Describe essential key services on the AWS platform
  •    Explain fundamental compliance and security aspects of the AWS platform and the shared security model

AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Foundation Exam Details

  • Exam Format – Multiple choice & multiple answer.
  • Duration – 90 minutes.

AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate

  •    Gain hands-on experience using compute, networking, storage and database AWS services
  •    Understand how to use AWS deployment and management services
  •    Identify and define technical requirements for an AWS-based application
  •    Understand basic architectural principles of building on the AWS Cloud
  •    Learn the AWS global infrastructure
  •    Understand security features and tools that AWS provides

AWS Certified Solutions Architech - Associate Exam Details

  •    Exam Format – Multiple choice, multiple answer.
  •    Duration – 130 minutes.

AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Professional

  •    Implement cost-control strategies
  •    Migrate complex, multi-tier applications (on AWS)
  •    Select the most appropriate AWS service to design and deploy an application
  •    Design and deploy reliable applications on AWS

AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Professional Exam Details

  •    Exam Format – Multiple choice & multiple answer.
  •    Duration – 180 minutes.

BCS Essentials Certificate in Artificial Intelligence

  •    Describe ‘learning from experience’ and how it relates to Machine Learning (ML)
  •    Explain the benefits of Artificial Intelligence
  •    Demonstrate understanding of the AI intelligent agent description
  •    List future directions of humans and machines working together

BCS Essentials Certificate in Artificial Intelligence Exam Details

  •    Exam Format - Multiple-choice.
  •    Number of questions – 20.
  •    Duration - 30 Minutes.
  •    Pass Mark – 13/20 (65%).

Enrolment and Studying 

We have made our Job Academy process simple. You will first go through our onboarding process, where we will have a no-obligation consultation, to give us both ample opportunity to ask and answer questions, before deciding the best route forward for you.      

You will then go through our induction process. Here we will discuss the training locations and schedules, and prepare you to begin your training. 

Once you have completed your training, practical labs, assessments and exams, you will go through the below process and work towards getting a job placement:  

  •    Attend recruitment workshops
  •    Take part in technical mock interviews
  •    Attend our ‘meet employer’ days
  •    Accept invitations to interview
  •    Receive a job placement offer and work towards your new career

Understanding the Job Placement Process

Once you have finished your training and exams, you will progress into the career preparation side. Here we will invite you to attend our ‘Meet an Employer’ events, as part of the recruitment process. We have a wide range of contacts at a variety of organisations, looking for potential employees, like you! We will introduce our candidates to these employers through a variety of methods.  

Our events will give you a great opportunity to hand out your CV to key employers, helping you to secure work experience, a placement or a full-time job. If you are unsuccessful for any reason, our recruitment team will continue to present you to our pool of employers and support you through your interviews.

You must attend classes, sit and pass the relevant exams and challenge labs to complete your course. You can also attend multiple recruitment workshops during your time with us.

*To be considered for a job placement, you must:

  •    Attend classes and recruitment workshops
  •    Pass our internal practical assessments
  •    Pass the accredited certifications
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