AWS Academy Cloud Foundations incorporating Web Application and Database Deployment on AWS Infrastructure

About the Course

Get ready for the next decade of Cloud Computing with AWS Academy Cloud Foundations. As cloud technologies continue to help businesses expand and transform their operations rapidly, talents with the necessary cloud skills and savviness are always in high demand. AWS Academy Cloud Foundations help you to bridge the gap between technical skills and realising organisational goals, with a foundational understanding of cloud computing concepts.

In this three-day introductory course, you will learn the fundamentals of cloud concepts including Cloud Economics, infrastructure, management tools, services and frameworks that will help you achieve the competitive edge in your cloud computing career. This course also prepares you to be certified as an AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner.

Who should attend?

Participants with a keen interest in cloud computing and professionals who seek a deeper knowledge and understanding of the fundamental cloud concepts at a foundational level.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you will gain a deeper understanding on the following topics:

  • An overview of cloud concepts which includes an introduction to Cloud Economics and an overview of AWS Global Infrastructure.
  • AWS core services which include compute, storage, Amazon VPC and database services, and how these services help organizations move faster, lower IT costs and scale.
  • AWS Security capabilities and services which include Shared Responsibility Model, Access Identity and Access Management (IAM), Trusted Advisor and CloudTrail.
  • AWS Architecting with coverage on the Well-Architected Framework and Well-Architected Design Principles, andprovides an understanding of Reliability and High Availability.
  • Cloud support with an overview of AWS Technical Support Plans and Costs.
  • Deployment of web application and database on AWS infrastructure

Entry Requirement

  • General IT business knowledge


Participants will be awarded the

  • Certificate of Attendance by Republic Polytechnic upon meeting 80% of the attendance requirement.
  • Course Certificate by Republic Polytechnic upon passing a 60-minutes exam.

Course Dates

20, 27 July and 3 August 2019 (Republic Polytechnic @ Woodlands)
7, 14 and 21 September 2019 (LLI @ Paya Lebar)

Course Duration

3 Days

Course Venue

Republic Polytechnic @ Woodlands

Full Course Fee (Others) Workfare Training Scheme(WTS) Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above SME-employed Singapore Citizens & SPR Singapore Citizens aged below 40 OR Singapore PR
$561.75 $37.28 $56.18 $63.53 $168.53

*This course is pending SkillsFuture credit approval.

Last updated on 16 Jul 2019

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If you are still unsure about which course to pursue, please contact our Academy for Continuing Education.  

Fees quoted are inclusive of GST. Republic Polytechnic reserves the right to make changes to the course fees and application closing dates without prior notice. The commencement of each course is subject to a sufficient number of participants. All information is accurate at time of publishing.