AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner (Live Online)

  • Formats:

    Live Online

  • Duration:

    27 hours

  • Registration Fee:


Start Date

Dates to be announced


Cloud computing is one of the fastest-growing areas in the tech sector and organizations need individuals with cloud skills to help create and maintain their infrastructures. AWS Certification Training helps you to build up your cloud skills and work towards earning an Amazon certification, so you can get more out of the cloud and your career. Certifications are highly valued in IT with 91% of employers believing that are an important part of the hiring process and a key indicator for success.

This course will give basic knowledge of Amazon Web Services and prepare for AWS Cloud Practitioner Certification. The Course will also cover basic aspects of security domain focusing on identity and access management, network security, storage security, application security and monitoring.

You can also read up on our AWS Certified Security-Speciality Course to discover which course is the right fit for you.

AWS Training

Our AWS courses are taught by AWS certified instructors. Learning from an AWS certified cloud computing professional will better prepare you for the certification exam, and it will expedite the learning process. The knowledge learned in this course will be directly applicable to the AWS Cloud Practitioner Certification Exam.

Course Prerequisites

The Introduction to Cloud Computing course at Ashton college is recommended. Students should have a basic understanding of cloud computing terminology and components.

Topics Covered/Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the successful student will have reliably demonstrated the ability to:

  • Describe AWS Cloud, its design principles and how value is promised and delivered
  • Build a cost-effective, scalable, and reliable infrastructure on the AWS platform as well as understand the global infrastructure of AWS Cloud
  • Use EC2 instances and understand the usage of spot instances, reserved instances and capacity reservations
  • Understand the usage of images, snapshots, volumes and S3 objects
  • Understand the usage of Elastic IPs, Security Groups and Load Balancers
  • Understand different DB components offered by AWS
  • Describe security services with the AWS cloud as well as common tools and technologies used to implement data security solutions
  • Define the billing, account management, and pricing models for the AWS platform

Continuing Professional Development

The Canadian College of Health Information Management (College) is the national organization for certified health information professionals and specialists in Canada. The College requires all professional members to complete continuing professional education (CPE) activities as an integral part of their membership. The Canadian College of Health Information Management (College) has approved Ashton’s AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner course for 15 CPE units.

Who Will Benefit From The Course

  • Sales Professionals
  • Legal Professionals
  • Marketing Professionals
  • Business Analysts
  • Project Managers
  • AWS Academy Students
  • Other IT-related Professionals
  • Administrators
  • Developers
  • Solution Architects
  • Anyone interested in AWS Cloud Technology

Required Materials

  • No books required. Some readings will be suggested and available online


Registration fee for this course is $690.

Technical Requirements

Live Online Students

Ashton College uses web conferencing tools for conducting online classes and online learning management systems for managing resources, assignments, and grades. These tools help instructors and students connect live online as well as asynchronously. The basic requirements for online learning include a computer, webcam, speakers, and a microphone or a headset and headphones, along with a reliable internet connection. Though online learning can be pursued using smartphones and tablets, the use of laptops or desktop computers is encouraged for an enhanced learning experience.


This course does not require approval by the Private Training Institutions Branch of the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Training. As such, it was not reviewed.

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