QA Ltd

Amazon Web Services (AWS) Training Courses for Systems Engineers

The courses in this listing teach learners how to create automatable, repeatable deployments of applications, networks and systems on the AWS platform. They learn common DevOps patterns to develop, deploy and maintain applications on AWS, and how to efficiently use AWS security services to stay secure in the AWS Cloud.

Features

  • Comprehensive training portfolio that supports the upskilling of Systems Engineers
  • Learn to script using the AWS CLI
  • Build CloudFormation templates to support infrastructure as code
  • Create an AWS CI/CD pipeline
  • Use AWS Deployment tools
  • Understand and use monitoring tools: CloudWatch, CloudTrail AWS Config
  • Apply security best practice to the accounts and services
  • Analyse and troubleshoot service problems
  • Understand common attacks and identify possible mitigation
  • Build a cost-effective auto-scaling solution

Benefits

  • Become familiar with the AWS service offerings
  • Understand the cloud models – IaaS, PaaS, SaaS
  • Understand the different options for interacting with AWS – API/CLI/console
  • Realise the benefits of using the cloud
  • Compare the traditional offering with the cloud native model
  • Understand the pricing model for the cloud
  • Choose different options for deploying applications in the cloud
  • Compare and implement manual and automated administration models
  • Be familiar with the cloud security model
  • Be supported in preparing for the AWS examinations

Pricing

£625.50 to £1,872 a person

  • Education pricing available

Service documents

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Framework

G-Cloud 12

Service ID

3 7 2 9 9 7 3 8 8 2 6 2 3 0 1

Contact

QA Ltd Michelle Chambers
Telephone: 01793 696057
Email: gcloudgov@qa.com

Planning

Planning service
No

Training

Training service provided
Yes
How the training service works
AWS training courses that QA can provide which are relevant for Systems Engineers or those in a similar role include:
• AWS Technical Essentials (AMWSE)
• AWS Cloud Practitioner Essentials (AMWSCPE)
• Systems Operations on AWS (AMWSSO)
• AWS Security Essentials (AMWSSECE)
• DevOps Engineering on AWS (AMWSDE)
• Security Engineering on AWS (AMWSSEC).

By choosing QA as your learning partner, you will have access to the most comprehensive and extensive range of training courses in this area that can be delivered in the classroom or virtually.
Training is tied to specific services
Yes
Services the training service works with
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Apple
  • Cisco
  • Citrix
  • Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Microsoft Office 365
  • Oracle
  • Red Hat
  • VMware

Setup and migration

Setup or migration service available
Yes
How the setup or migration service works
QA’s courses that are listed on G-Cloud will help to build, maintain and apply skillsets that are required for cloud migration and working with cloud services.

For our Amazon Web Services (AWS) learning solutions, our unrivalled partnership with Amazon Web Services enables us to develop, deliver and rapidly update these solutions, enabling our customers to gain the very latest skills whenever they are required, taught by AWS-accredited specialists.

For our Google Cloud Platform (GCP) learning solutions, learners can build, test and deploy applications, using Google’s scalable and reliable infrastructure, for their web, mobile and backend solutions. QA supports our learners through training, no matter where they are starting from. They are taught by highly-skilled experts, accredited through Google, so they get the best possible learning experience.

For our Microsoft Azure learning solutions, we have worked with Microsoft to define how we support our customers to capitalise on the cloud investments they are making with Microsoft by driving capability, not just knowledge. Successful Azure adoption is closely linked to the capability of the team delivering it and we have focused on making sure you are well-prepared.
Setup or migration service is for specific cloud services
No

Quality assurance and performance testing

Quality assurance and performance testing service
No

Security testing

Security services
No

Ongoing support

Ongoing support service
Yes
Types of service supported
Hosting or software provided by your organisation
How the support service works
Cloud Academy, a QA company, is the leading enterprise digital skills platform. It is a learner-centric platform which empowers you to build your people’s technology skills, at scale and at the speed you need. We accelerate innovation and cloud adoption through guided learning paths, hands-on labs and skill assessments.

Service scope

Service constraints
No

User support

Email or online ticketing support
Email or online ticketing
Support response times
We respond to email queries within four working hours from Monday to Friday.
User can manage status and priority of support tickets
No
Phone support
Yes
Phone support availability
9 to 5 (UK time), Monday to Friday
Web chat support
No
Support levels
QA is committed to providing an exceptional level of service to our users. We aim to respond to email and phone enquiries regarding course bookings and other such enquiries within four working hours on Mondays to Fridays.

We also commit to making and confirming bookings from the QA course catalogue within one working day (three working days for third-party events).

These support levels are at no additional cost.

QA also provides each of our customers with a dedicated Account Manager who has significant experience of the relevant skills requirements for your sector and how like-minded business leaders are addressing these challenges. By working with our customers to understand the demand in their teams, we can ensure the learning is timely and relevant ensuring you reach your learning goals and create value from the investment.

Resellers

Supplier type
Not a reseller

Staff security

Staff security clearance
Other security clearance
Government security clearance
Up to Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS)

Pricing

Price
£625.50 to £1,872 a person
Discount for educational organisations
Yes

Service documents

Request an accessible format
If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need versions of these documents in a more accessible format, email the supplier at gcloudgov@qa.com. Tell them what format you need. It will help if you say what assistive technology you use.