Architecting on AWS

  • Tuition USD $2,025 GSA  $1,670.03
  • Reviews star_rate star_rate star_rate star_rate star_half 3749 Ratings
  • Course Code AWS-ARCH
  • Duration 3 days
  • Available Formats Classroom, Virtual

Now includes complimentary On Demand content: 

1-year of:
  • Vendor certified video content
  • Technical and Instructor support
  • Searchable course content
  • + 3-months Lab access

Prerequisite Courses

AWS Technical Essentials

Architecting on AWS covers the fundamentals of building IT infrastructure on AWS. The course is designed to teach solutions architects how to optimize the use of the AWS Cloud by understanding AWS services and how these services fit into cloud-based solutions. This course emphasizes AWS cloud best practices and recommended design patterns to help students think through the process of architecting optimal IT solutions on AWS. Case studies throughout the course showcase how some AWS customers have designed their infrastructures and the strategies and services they implemented.

Skills Gained

This course teaches you how to:

  • Make architectural decisions based on the AWS-recommended architectural principles and best practices.
  • Leverage AWS services to make your infrastructure scalable, reliable, and highly available.
  • Leverage AWS managed services to enable greater flexibility and resiliency in an infrastructure.
  • Make an AWS-based infrastructure more efficient in order to increase performance and reduce costs.
  • Use the Well-Architected Framework to improve architectures with AWS solutions.

Who Can Benefit

This course is intended for:

  • Solutions Architects
  • Solution Design Engineers


We recommend that attendees of this course have the following prerequisites:

Course Details

Delivery Method

This course is delivered through a mix of:

  • Instructor-led Training
  • Hands-on Labs

Day 1

  • The Simplest Architectures
  • Adding a Compute Layer
  • Adding a Database Layer
  • Networking in AWS Part 1

Day 2

  • Networking in AWS Part 2
  • AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)
  • Elasticity, High Availability, and Monitoring
  • Automation

Day 3

  • Caching
  • Building Decoupled Architectures
  • Microservices and Serverless Architectures
  • RTO/RPO and Backup Recovery Setup
  • Optimizations and Review

When can I access my On Demand training?

Upon attending day-1 of your instructor-led training, students are sent an email with instructions on how to access the complimentary AWS On Demand Training. 

How long can I access my AWS On Demand training course?

All ExitCertified On Demand training courses come with 1-year access to vendor authorized video content and course books. Hands-on lab access for AWS courses is 3-months.

My instructor Brandon was very helpful in helping me understand the material. He had a great cadence in presenting the course material. He made the learning experience enjoyable by making the entire course interactive and provided great supplementary sources. Excellent teacher!

Ruben is a super great instructor. Knows the material inside and out and has the ability to make the material interesting. I learned a ton from this course!

Bill Brightman was a great instructor. He explained the concepts clearly, used helpful analogies for describing abstract concepts, and pointed out tips along the way for those of us who will be taking the certification exam.

The class was well organized. The instructor was very knowledgable and professional. I will recommend this training to other employees within my company.

Course was really helpful. I love the way Ken make it interesting and interactive. He makes sure we all are alert and interacting.
He is highly knowledgeable and with patience responds to all the questions asked

Related Certifications

Authorized training from ExitCertified is created and maintained by the vendor who also creates the certification exams. While it may not be a requirement of certification to attend a vendor-authorized training class, doing so will put you in the best position to successfully complete the related exams. Start training and begin working towards one of the following certifications today.

AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate

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Follow-on Courses

Browse the suggested follow-on courses below and continue your training journey. We offer training in various learning formats, from instructor-led to virtual, so you can choose what works best for you. Get started by selecting a course to learn more.

Advanced Architecting on AWS
Security Engineering on AWS
Big Data on AWS
Planning and Designing Databases on AWS
AWS Certification Exam Readiness Workshop: AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate

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