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AWS Certified Solutions Architect (Associate)

Course number : 2140003   ID : 20173    Section Number : 31E
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AWS Certified Solutions Architect (Associate) Program Pricing:
  • Regular/Full Price: $2,610
  • FastForward Price: $870
  • FastForward plus G3 Price: $0
Instructional Mode: Learn@Home: Instructor-led, Live via Zoom and CANVAS

Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certifications are the leading certificates for any IT professional working with AWS. This hands-on course will provide in-depth knowledge about AWS architectural principles and components. You will learn to manage highly available and fault tolerant enterprise and web-scale software deployments, how to migrate and deploy cloud-based solutions, and implement cloud solutions on AWS. The course will help participants prepare for the AWS Architect Certification -  Associate Level exam.  Prerequisite: CompTIA A+ certification (or passing grade for NOVA Workforce class) or AWS Cloud Practitioner certification (or passing grade for NOVA Workforce class) or a minimum of two years on-the-job work experience in an IT field. 

Included with Tuition: The course, digital textbook, and industry certification exam. No other certification exams can be substituted in this program. Note: The textbook ($61) is assigned to students on or by the first day of class and is non-refundable once assigned.

What is Expected: You must attend 70% of all scheduled class hours, in addition to completing any other requirements set by the instructor, and sit for the Industry Credential exam. You will have 30 calendar days from the end of the in-class program to sit for the exam.

This program cannot be combined with any other discounts/promotions.
Credit for Prior Learning gives you opportunities to earn credit for college-level knowledge that you have already acquired and accelerates the completion of your educational goals. NOVA accepts select industry credentials for college credit. The AWS Certified Solutions Architect certification is approved for Credit for Prior Learning for the following classes at NOVA: ITN 213

Class Details

10 Session(s)
Weekly - Mon, Wed

NOVA Workforce Online Class

Michael Johnson 

CEUs : 4



Please read:  Learn@Home: Instructor-led, Live via Zoom and CANVAS - Class meets in real-time via Zoom on the days and times listed on the class schedule. Your instructor will facilitate live online lectures and discussions. Reliable internet access and a Zoom-capable device are required. See Zoom Class Requirements for more details.

This class also requires the use of your myNOVA account and the CANVAS online classroom. Please follow these instructions on how to activate your myNOVA account before the first day of class: How to access myNOVA and Canvas

Click here to see the Software Requirements for your class.

Important: By enrolling in this class as part of the FastForward - New Economy Workforce Credential Grant Program (WCG) and as a condition to receiving a grant, the student agrees to the following terms and conditions as specified in the WCG Agreement (Preview PDF).This agreement will be completed electronically during registration.



Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
7/22/2024 - 8/21/2024 Weekly - Mon, Wed 06:00 PM - 10:00 PM VIRTUAL-ONLINE, NOVA Workforce Online Class  Map, Room: Online Michael Johnson  Lecture

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