AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner

The globally recognised AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner certification ensures you can demonstrate an understanding of core AWS services and best practices. 

Course overview

Why choose the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Course?

Amazon Web Services are trusted by millions of organisations worldwide. Becoming an AWS Certified Practitioner demonstrates your commitment and motivation to succeed and improve your skill set. It also demonstrates proficiency in developing, deploying, and debugging cloud-based applications. 

The AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner certification is an excellent first step for individuals with a basic understanding of IT skills. Equally, it is a great opportunity for those in the industry looking to gain Cloud literacy and communicate more effectively with technical teams and customers. 

What you'll learn

  • Topics
    Cloud and the value proposition 
    Cloud economics 
    Cloud architecture design principles 
    Cloud security and compliance 
    Access management 
    Security support resources 
    Cloud deployment and operation 
    Core services 
    Technology support resources 
How you'll be assessed

Your assessment will take 90 minutes to complete and feature 65 multiple-choice questions.


Upon successfully passing the examination, you'll receive your AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner certification. This is a digital certificate.

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Course Guide

The key facts about your online training.


AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner

Study time

50 guided learning hours


1 x 90 minute exam consisting of 65 multiple choice or multiple response questions. 


Internet access and email


No formal prerequisites

Ideal for

Individuals who have completed CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Cloud+ or have a thorough understanding of networking, with 2+ years experience in IT. 


Amazon Web Services 

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What's included

When you enrol with Learning People, you get so much more than just a course.

  • What's included
    On-demand platform access
    CV and LinkedIn support
    eBooks, Video Lessons, and Practice exams
    Expert support and mentoring
    Interactive Practice Labs
    Learning People Alumni membership
    Award winning StudentCare™ team

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Be in control of your learning journey. Enjoy flexible and self-paced training that fits around your schedule. Learn when and where it suits you.

Our training is regularly updated to align with the latest technologies and trends, so you can be confident that you're equipped with the most up-to-date knowledge and skills.

Learn from the best in the field. Interact with our industry experts, ask your questions, and seek advice. We have the knowledge you need to succeed.

Learning People’s certifications hold real value in your chosen industry. We’ll create your unique pathway, so you’re equipped with the certifications you need for the job you want.

Why become a Certified AWS Cloud Practitioner?

Becoming a Certified AWS Cloud Practitioner will demonstrate your commitment and motivation to succeed whilst improving your skill set and will open up a range of opportunities that enables you to earn a lucrative salary in the world of IT. This globally recognised key foundation certificate will help candidates with an interest in AWS embark on a successful career journey in Cloud Computing. 

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Salary projection

Average salary after completing


You can earn an average of $140,000.00 a year

Junior Cloud Engineer
Average salary you can earn
Senior Cloud Architect

You can earn an average of $140,000.00 a year

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