Cloud Practitioner Certification Preparation for AWS


LP Box Courses 10 Video Courses
LP Box quiz 2 Quiz sessions
LP Box Lab 4 Hands-on Labs
Duration 9h 47m

Designed specifically for students looking to gain an understanding of the concepts of cloud computing without the technical detail, the Cloud Practitioner Certification Preparation for AWS Learning Path is an ideal starting point for non technical people looking to understand Cloud Computing from a business perspective. With a blend of instructional courses, hands on labs, quizzes and a preparation exam, this Learning Path helps you prepare and master the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam.  

Intended Audience
The Cloud Practitioner Certification Preparation for AWS Learning Path is ideal for anyone interested in learning to recognise and explain the core concepts of cloud computing from a business / non-technical perspective. 

Learning Objectives
This learning path will enable you to: 

  • Describe the AWS Cloud value proposition.
  • Describe the AWS Cloud and the AWS global infrastructure.
  • Recognize and explain basic AWS Cloud architectural principles.
  • Describe key services on the AWS platform and their common use cases. 
  • Describe basic security and compliance aspects of the AWS platform and the shared security model.
  • Define the billing, account management, and pricing models.
  • Describe basic/core characteristics of deploying and operating in the AWS Cloud.

What's Included
10 hours of high definition video, 4 hands on labs, 5 quiz sessions and a final preparation exam.

None, this is an introductory level learning path.

This learning path starts by outlining the basics of cloud computing before introducing you to the AWS services and solutions relevant to the AWS Cloud Practitioner exam.

Introduction to Cloud Concepts: You will learn about the benefits and economics of building IT services in the AWS cloud, as well as general best practices including those within the AWS Well-Architected Framework.

Overview of AWS Services: You will learn how core services work across the AWS cloud, including:

  • Compute
  • Storage
  • Networking
  • Database
  • Security
  • Management Services

Introduction to Cloud Security: The learning path will cover essential security concepts, including best practices and the Shared Responsibility model, encryption, access management as well as multiple services managing compliance.

Cloud Billing and Pricing: After completing this learning path, you'll not only learn how AWS pricing generally works, but how it varies specifically from service to service, what tools AWS makes available to manage account costs, and the customer support options available for every AWS account.

Quizzes and a final Preparation Exam: This learning path includes a final preparation exam to help prepare you for the questions you can expect on the exam within a timed environment. 

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Course Description This course introduces and explains the requirements of the Cloud Practitioner Certification Preparation for AWS learning path.  It discusses the knowledge requirements from each of the 4 domains assessed in the exam and the course and lab content that constructs the learning path.  It also provides a brief introduction to each of the instrcutors involved in creating the ...


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This course looks at the knowledge and understanding requirements to pass the Certified Cloud Practitioner exam by defining the 4 different domains.  It also highlights the key learning objectives that were completed from each of the courses within this learning path


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