NAMA & Amazon Web Services AWS re/Start

Preparing unemployed and underemployed individual for cloud careers through classroom-based training.

Program Benefits

  • Access free, in-person, skills-based training

    Access free, in-person, skills-based training

    Join a local cohort of 25 individuals in full-time, classroom-based training to launch a cloud career.

  • Build skills aligned to AWS Certification

    Build skills aligned to AWS Certification

    Once learners have built AWS Cloud computing skills through hands-on experience, they can prepare for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam with complimentary access to practice exams and full exams.

  • Connect with employers & start your career

    Connect with employers & start your career

    Learners receive resume and interview coaching to prepare for employer meetings and interviews.

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About the Curriculum

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About the Curriculum

AWS re/Start curriculum teaches AWS Cloud fundamentals to help learners succeed in entry-level cloud positions. Through scenario-based exercises, hands-on labs, and coursework, learners build Linux, Python, networking, security, and relational database skills.

Learners receive job-specific training on building effective front-line support, troubleshooting, escalation, and task automation techniques. AWS re/Start also provides learners with professional skills including effective communication, collaboration, resume writing, and interview coaching to prepare them for employer meetings and interviews.

Learner Profile:

Note that learner qualifications can differ depending on location and collaborating organization. For more information about learner qualifications and applications, see the How to apply for AWS re/Start section to click through to the learner application sites organized by country. The program is offered at no cost to learners.

  • Full-time availability to attend training Sunday - Thursday for the course duration (typically 12 weeks)
  • Ability to start a full-time job after course completion
  • Excitement to launch a career in cloud computing
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent

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