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AWS Certified Developer – Associate

  • Course Start Date

    September 1, 2020

  • Course Type

    Campus OR Online

  • Duration:

    40 hours

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01. Program Curriculum

Guide to the Program

The AWS Certified Developer Associate has been designed to pursue a Developer role. This course helps the student to enhance their ability to design, develop and use cloud-based solutions using AWS. It helps is giving the core understanding of AWS services, its uses, and other basic architecture best practices

AWS Certified Developer-Associate helps to maintain applications written for Amazon Simple Storage Services. The type of knowledge and skills that are required at this level will include all the following areas and objective components below. The AWS exam of Certified Developer Associate helps in getting the technical expertise to develop and maintain the applications on the AWS platform.

02. The Brief

Guide to the Program


  • Identify and recognize cloud architecture considerations, such as fundamental components
  • How to design cloud services
  • Database concepts
  • Planning and design
  • Familiarity with architectural trade-off decisions (high availability vs. cost, Amazon Relational Database
  • Amazon S3, Amazon Simple Workflow Service (SWF), and Messaging
  • Dynamo DB, AWS Elastic Beanstalk, AWS Cloud Formation
  • Elasticity and scalability
  • Designing and Developing
  • Identify the appropriate techniques to code a cloud solution
  • Configure an Amazon Machine Image (AMI)
  • Programming with AWS APIs
  • Deployment and Security
  • Recognize and implement secure procedures for optimum cloud deployment and maintenance
  • Cloud Security Best Practices
  • Demonstrate ability to implement the right architecture for development, testing, and staging environment.
  • Shared Security Responsibility Model
  • AWS Platform Compliance
  • AWS security attributes (customer workloads down to physical layer)
  • Security Services
  • AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)
  • Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
  • CIA and AAA models, ingress vs. egress filtering, and which AWS services and features fit
  • Debugging
  • General troubleshooting information and questions


  • Application form
  • Background in Coding/Developing

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Guide to the Program