AWS Certified Solution Architect – Associate

About The Program

AWS (Amazon Web Services) is a cloud computing platform offered by Amazon that provides a wide range of services for businesses and individuals to run their applications and services in the cloud. AWS offers many different programs and services, including compute, storage, databases, networking, analytics, machine learning, security, and more. AWS (Amazon Web Services), it is a comprehensive cloud computing platform provided by Amazon. AWS offers a wide range of services and tools designed to help businesses and individuals build and manage their applications and infrastructure in the cloud.

Course Objective

The objective of the AWS Solution Architect Associate Level program is to provide participants with the knowledge and skills required to become a certified AWS Solutions Architect Associate. The program focuses on helping participants learn how to design and deploy scalable, highly available, and fault-tolerant systems on AWS.

  • The specific objectives of the AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate level program include:
    Understanding AWS Services: Participants will gain a comprehensive understanding of various AWS services, including compute, storage, database, networking, and security services. They will learn how to choose the right services to meet specific application requirements.
  •  Designing and Deploying Applications: Participants will learn architectural best practices for designing applications on AWS. They will understand how to select appropriate AWS services, design highly available and fault-tolerant architectures, and deploy applications that are scalable and resilient.
  • Security: The program covers security best practices and guidelines for securing applications and data on AWS.
  •  Cost Optimization: Participants will gain knowledge on how to optimize costs by using AWS cost management tools and techniques. They will learn how to design cost-effective architectures, utilize AWS pricing models, and monitor and manage AWS resource usage.
  •  Scalability and High Availability: The program focuses on designing scalable and highly available architectures using AWS services such as Auto Scaling, Elastic Load Balancing. Participants will understand how to ensure application performance and availability in dynamic and elastic environments.
  •  Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity: The program covers concepts and solutions for disaster recovery and business continuity on AWS. Participants will learn how to design and implement backup and restore strategies, implement disaster recovery architectures, and perform failover testing.

Program Outcome

AWS Solution Architect Associate Level program is to enable participants to effectively design, deploy, and manage scalable and highly available solutions on AWS. They will have the knowledge and certification to pursue career opportunities as AWS Solutions Architects or similar roles, contributing to the successful implementation of AWS-based projects and initiatives.

By achieving the AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate certification, participants demonstrate their proficiency in designing and deploying scalable and secure applications on AWS, and they validate their skills to potential employers or clients.

Overall, the AWS Solution Architect Associate Level program provides participants with the skills and knowledge required to design and deploy scalable, highly available, and fault-tolerant systems on AWS, and to achieve the AWS Solution Architect Associate Certification. This program prepares participants for a career in cloud computing and enables them to contribute to the success of their organizations by leveraging the power of AWS services and solutions.

Course Content

Introduction of cloud & Amazon Web Service

  • Introduction of cloud computing
  • AWS history & dashboard
  • AWS Overview , Architecture Discussion

Identity & Access Management

  • IAM Overview and Policies
  • IAM Users, Groups
  • Access Key & Secret Access Key
  • IAM Role
  • MFA
  • Report

Elastic Cloud Computing

  • Amazon EC2 Overview
  • Amazon Machine Image(AMI)
  • Instance Purchasing Options
  • Introduction to EC2 Instance Types
  • Security Group
  • Elastic, Public & private IP Overview
  • Amazon EBS & Snapshot
  • Metadata
  • Bootstrap Script
  • Elastic Load Balancing (ELB)
  • Auto Scaling


  • Relation Database System
  • DB engine & Instance details
  • Security, Parameter group
  • VPC & subnet group
  • Monitoring Resourcing
  • Dynamodb
  • Elasticache

Route 53

  • DNS Records
  • Domain Registration
  • Website Hosting
  • Routing Policy
  • Healthcheck

Virtual Private Cloud

  • Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
  • Amazon VPC and Subnets
  • Subnet Architecture Types
  • Route Table
  • Multi-VPC Architecture
  • Internet Gateway
  • NAT Instance / Gateway
  • Endpoint
  • Using Security Groups and Network ACLs
  • VPC Peering
  • Introduction to Hardware Access VPN with VPC

Amazon Simple Storage Service(S3)

  • Simple Storage Service (S3)
  • S3 Object Storage and Buckets
  • Security on bucket
  • Web Hosting
  • Logging & Event
  • Glacier
  • Versioning
  • Lifecycle Policy
  • Cross region replication
  • Transfer Acceleration
  • Cloud Front
  • CDN benefit and requirement
  • Cloud Front configuration with static content

Cloudwatch Monitoring

  • Cloud Watch
  • Matrices
  • Alarm & notification
  • Log & billing Monitoring
  • Other AWS monitoring

Brief information & discussion

  • SNS / SQF /SWF
  • DynamoDB
  • Snowball
  • Direct Connect
  • Directory Service
  • Trusted Advisor
  • Consolidated Billing
  • Exam Preparation
  • AWS white paper
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