AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Professional

The AWS Certified Solutions Architect Professional course validates your advanced technical skills and experience in designing distributed applications and systems on the AWS platform. 

Course overview

Why choose the AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Professional course?

Going beyond the associate level, the AWS Certified Solutions Architect Professional certification validates advanced technical skills for planning and delivering scalable, highly available, and fault-tolerant systems on AWS. Earning the globally recognised Professional certification demonstrates your expertise to employers.  

For end-to-end training to expertly design, architect, and implement infrastructure and applications using AWS best practices, the Solutions Architect - Professional course is an ideal choice. 

What you'll learn

  • Topics
    General Architecture 
    Network Infrastructure 
    Network Connectivity 
    DNS Name Resolution 
    S3 & CloudFront 
    Databases & Caching 
    Deploying EC2 Instances 
    Managing Instance Sizing 
    Application Containers 
    AWS Developer Services 
    Networking & Security 
    AWS Cryptographic Services 
    Identity and Access Management 
    Directory Services 
    Network & Web Firewalls 
    Governance & Automation 
    High Availability 
    AWS Backup 
    Managing AWS Costs 
    Monitoring AWS Services 
    Migration Strategies 
How you'll be assessed

The AWS Certified Solutions Architect Professional exam is online that lasts 180 minutes and contains both multi-choice and multi-response questions.


On successfully passing the Amazon Web Services Certified Solution Architect Professional exam, you’ll be awarded your certification. This is a digital certificate.

Get in touch

Course Guide

The key facts about your online training.


AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Professional 

Study time

70 guided learning hours


1 x 180-minute exam, 75 questions


Internet access and email


No formal prerequisites

Ideal for

Individuals with hands-on experience in designing distributed systems on AWS 


Amazon Web Services 

Student support

Our StudentCare™ team will give you the support and guidance you need every step of your learning journey.

Student support
Career Services

Tailored and focused career support from our team of career experts, who will help you navigate the job market with confidence and land that dream job.

Career Services

What's included

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

  • What's included
    12 months access
    Expert support and mentoring
    CV and LinkedIn support
    Learning People Alumni membership
    Virtual seminars
    Expert support and mentoring
    Award winning StudentCare™ team

Learn the Learning People way

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 Solutions Architect Professional?

90% of hiring managers value IT certifications, giving you a competitive edge to land the job when you earn the AWS Certified Solutions Architect Professional certificate. An AWS Certification validates your Cloud expertise so you can showcase your skills and knowledge to a global audience of employers.

What our students say

See more student stories
1 of 1
  • Rahul Virdi | Network Engineer

    Thank you so much for helping me to switch my career from Hospitality to IT

    I don’t think without [my Career Consultant's] help I would have been successful in my Network Engineer interview.

  • Zack Foreman | QA Security Specialist

    Thank you, Learning People! I couldn’t have done it without you!

    I’m proud to say that I landed the job and am starting my new career in Cyber Security at 42.

See more student stories

We are accredited by or partnered with

Our Partners
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

Don’t just take our word for it...

View all Trustpilot reviews