AWS Solution Architect Associate

AWS, which stands for Amazon Web Services, is a cloud computing platform offered by Amazon. It provides a wide range of tools and 200+ services that helps the individual and businesses to build, manage their applications and infrastructure in the cloud without the need for physical servers or infrastructure.

It is a collection of virtual resources that you can access over the internet.

AWS Solution Architect Associate

AWS Solution Architect Associate

Key Features of AWS: Global infrastructure, Cost effective, Security measures for protecting the data, Flexibility and scalability.

AWS simplifies the process of building, deploying, and managing your applications and infrastructure without the need for extensive hardware and infrastructure investments. It is a preferred choice for organizations of all sizes, from startups to enterprise-level businesses.

AWS Solution Architect Associate

Student Journey

Once you enroll in our AWS training, your journey involves several key steps. You will be trained by our tutor with a minimum of 10+ yrs of AWS/relevant IT experience. We will assist you with the basics of cloud computing, top AWS services, S3, EC2, VPC with practical demos and assignments. We will assist & make you prepare for the AWS - Solution architect associate certification.

AWS Solution Architect Associate- Student Journey
AWS Solution Architect Associate- Student Journey

Course Content

  • AWS Solution Architect Associate

    Lesson 1: The lesson will help users understand why designing cloud infrastructure is different than for traditional on-premise data centers and about how to build cloud systems. 

    · Planning and Designing

    · What is Cloud?

    . Why we use Cloud.

    . Types of Cloud. (Public, Private, Hybrid, Community)

    . Deployment Models of Cloud (IAAS, PAAS, SAAS)

    Lesson 2: AWS Overview 

    The lesson will provide users with a history and background of AWS along with an overview of all products and services that are offered. 

    · Description of AWS

    · History and Evolution of AWS

    · Overview of AWS Products and Services

    Lesson 3: Identity and Access Management (IAM) 

    The lesson will provide users with information about how to control and secure user access to your AWS resources using the AWS Access and Identity Management service.  

    · IAM Overview

    · IAM Policies

    · IAM Users

    · IAM Groups

    · IAM Roles

    · IAM best practices

    · Practice Assignment: Configuring IAM Access

    · Demos Included

    Creating an IAM Policy

    Creating an IAM User

    Creating an IAM Group

    Creating an IAM Role

    AWS Command Line Interface

    Lesson 4: Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) 

    The lesson will help users understand the many uses, types and concepts of Amazon S3 storage and how it can be integrated with CloudFront.  

    · Amazon S3 Overview

    · S3 Buckets

    · Version Control

    · Amazon S3 Lifecycle Management

    · CloudFront and CDNs

    · Security and Encryption

    · Amazon S3 Best Practices

    · Amazon S3 Costs

    · Practice Assignment: Create an Amazon S3 bucket

    · Demos

    Create and access an Amazon S3 Bucket

    Amazon S3 Version Control

    Amazon S3 Lifecycle Management

    Amazon CloudFront

    Security and Encryption

    Lesson 5: Elastic Cloud Compute- EC2 

    The lesson will help users understand what the EC2 service is and its many uses.  The lesson will also provide an overview of the other compute services that AWS offers.  

    · Amazon EC2 Overview

    · Amazon Machine Images (AMI)

    · EC2 Instance Types

    · Amazon Elastic Block Store (EBS)

    · EBS Snapshots

    · EC2 Instance Pricing

    · Practice Assignment: Configure ELB (elastic block storage) 

    · Demos Included: 

    Launch and connect to an EC2 Linux instance Launch and connect to an EC2 Windows instance.

    Create an AMI of EC2 Instance.

    Launching different type of EC2

    · EC2 Best Practices

    Lesson 6: Highly Available Architecture 

    In this lesson Users will learn the EC2 launch process and Elastic Load Balancing and Auto Scaling all operate together. Design an architecture that auto-scales the traffic with the Elastic load balancer. Configure and deploy the web application using Beanstalk service. 

    · Elastic Load Balancing (ELB)

    · Auto Scaling

    · AWS Elastic Beanstalk

    · AWS CloudFormation

    · Demos Included:

    Elastic Load Balancing

    Auto Scaling

    Elastic Beanstalk

    Cloud Formation

    Lesson 7: Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) 

    The lesson will provide users with details of Amazon Virtual Private Cloud, which allows the creation of custom cloud-based networks. Users will become familiar all concepts of VPC, for example subnets, Internet Gateways, etc. 

    · Amazon VPC Overview

    · Amazon VPC

    · IP Addresses

    · Subnets

    · Internet Gateway

    · Route Tables

    . NAT (Network Address translation)

    · Security Groups

    · Network ACL’s

    · VPC Best Practices

    · Practice Assignment: Designing a Custom VPC

    · Demos Included:

    Creating a custom VPC

    Creating an Elastic IP Address

    Creating Subnets

    Creating Internet Gateways

    Creating Route Tables

    Creating a NAT Gateway

    Creating a Security Group

    Network ACL Overview

    Lesson 8: Route53 

    The lesson will provide users with an overview of the Amazon DNS service; Route 53. Users will be introduced to the concepts and uses of Route 53 and will learn how it can be used to host your own domain names.  

    · Amazon Route 53 Overview

    · Route 53 Routing Policies

    · Route 53 best practices

    · Route 53 costs and prices

    · Practice Assignment: Amazon Route 53 Hosted Zone

    · Demo Included:

    Route 53 Hosted Zones Demo

    Configure and deploy the web application with domain name.

    Lesson 9: Databases 

    The lesson will help users understand all the different types of databases that are available in today’s IT environment and will demonstrate the services that AWS provides to simplify database administration, management and migration. 

    · Databases Overview

    · Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)

    · AMI Databases

    · Amazon DynamoDB

    · Amazon Redshift

    · Amazon ElastiCache

    · Amazon Aurora

    · Databases best practices

    · Databases costs

    · Practice Assignment: Amazon RDS

    · Demos Included:

    Amazon RDS

    Launching databases from an AMI

    Amazon DynamoDB

    Lesson 10: Serverless services 

    In this lesson, we will discuss server vs serverless services and how to use them in different case scenarios.  

    . Introduction to Server vs Serverless

    . lambda functions. Why Lambda

    . Demo Included


    Lesson 11: Application Services 

    The lesson will inform and demonstrate to users how Amazon's suite of Application Services can be used to integrate your AWS resources and will tie together concepts learnt in previous lessons about designing cloud services.  

    · Simple Queue Service-SQS

    · Simple Workflow Service-SWF

    · Simple Notification Service-SNS

    . Elastic Transcoder

    · Practice Assignment: Amazon SNS

    . Demos Included: Amazon SNS

    Lesson 12: Security Practices for Optimum Cloud 

    Deployment The lesson will show users the measures that AWS takes to secure its cloud resources and what your responsibilities are in the AWS Shared Responsibility Model. The lesson will also demonstrate the AWS services available to help you secure your environment.  

    · AWS shared responsibility model

    · AWS CloudTrail

    · AWS CloudWatch

    · Trusted Advisor

    · Practice Assignment: AWS CloudWatch

    . Demos Included:

    Amazon CloudWatch

    Trusted Advisor

    Lesson 13: Troubleshooting 

    The lesson shows users where to look for assistance when they need AWS information and support. AWS Solutions Architect Exam The lesson informs users about how to register for the exam and its requirements. Users will also learn some study and exam tips. 

    · AWS Support

    · Typical AWS Problems

    · Overview of AWS Solutions Architect Exam

    · Study tips

More about AWS Solution Architect Associate

The training typically includes hands-on labs, exercises, and practice exams to reinforce concepts and provide practical experience working with AWS services. After completing the training and gaining practical experience, candidates can take the AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate exam to earn the certification, validating their expertise in designing and deploying scalable and reliable AWS solutions.

Course FAQs:

1. Can I take this AWS course online?

  • Yes, you can take this virtually [online].

2. Is this course hard to learn?

  • No. It is easy to learn the AWS course.

3. Do you provide an AWS course completion certificate?

  • Yes, on completing the full AWS course, you will receive a course completion certificate from The AWS course with a certificate will be proof of your knowledge and ability to use it.

4. What are the system requirements? 

  • Windows or equivalent environment with Internet browser, high-speed Internet connectivity and an AWS free tier account.

5. What if I miss a class?

  • If you miss a class, you can access the class recordings at any time. 

6. What platform do you use for video/audio conferencing?   

  • Online classes are currently conducted over the Zoom/GoToMeeting platform.

7. Will I have other participants in the class?

  • Yes, there are other participants who actively participate in the class.

8. Do I get discount on the courses?

  • Yes, you can avail a group discount if you join as a group of 5 or more.

9. Which certification can I appear after this training?

  • You can appear for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate exam.