AWS SysOps Administrator Associate

This comprehensive program starts with foundational instruction on Amazon Web Services (AWS) by using online, cloud-based labs. This first section of this program empowers you to understand architecture systems and solve technical problems using the latest cloud computing technologies. You will identify key AWS storage options, Amazon EBS, Amazon S3 bucket creation, and sample code and libraries, along with computing and networking services using Amazon EBS and EC2 instances.

This program introduces concepts and skills necessary to pass the AWS SysOps SOA-C01 exam through various exercises and interactive labs. The program also covers all of the SOA-C01 exam objectives about deploying, managing and operating scalable, highly available, and fault-tolerant systems on AWS; and implementing and controlling the flow of data to and from AWS.

The AWS Certified SysOps Administrator Associate certification validates a candidate's skills required to provision, operate and maintain systems running on AWS. With this certification, a candidate can identify and gather requirements to create a solution built and operated on AWS, and provide AWS operations, deployment guidance, and recommend best practices throughout the lifecycle of a project. No programming knowledge or prior AWS experience is required to take the exam.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Introduction to Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Working with AWS Storage Services, AWS Simple Notification Service (SNS) and AWS Simple Queue Service (SQS)
  • Computing and networking services
  • Manage services, databases, data storage, identity and access
  • Building an application using AWS
  • Deploying, securing and monitoring AWS Resources
  • Implementing AWS Storage, database services, computer and network services
  • Configuring virtual servers
  • Monitoring and managing billing
  • AWS Certified SysOps Administrator Associate Exam Prep
Certification Opportunities

After completing this program, learners will have the opportunity to take the leading national/industry-recognized certification exam(s) essential to entry-level employment in this fast-growing field.


Amazon Certified Cloud Practitioner


Optional Volunteer Externship Opportunity

When you complete this program, you are eligible to participate in an optional volunteer externship opportunity with a local company/agency/organization whose work aligns with this area of study in order to gain valuable hands-on experience. As you progress through this program, an externship coordinator will reach out to coordinate placement.

Note: Additional documentation including health records, immunizations, drug screening, criminal background checks, etc., may be required by the externship facility.

Upon registering, you have six months to complete the program.

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This workshop is offered through our continuing education online partner.