Get Ready for your Career in Cloud
18-Sep-2020 - Today, IIBM Patna announced participation in AWS Academy, an
Amazon Web Services (AWS) program designed to help students acquire the skills
and credentials needed to successfully join the cloud IT workforce. Begining in
Oct. 2020, students can enroll in courses that will prepare them for careers in the
rapidly growing cloud computing space and help them pursue industry-recognised
AWS Academy - a bridge between academia and industry.
You are preparing for a professional future in the exciting and innovative world of IT.
But did you know that 68% of IT decision makers report a skills gap ?
Amazon Web Services is addressing that skills gap and preparing students to join the workforce.
That’s where AWS Academy can help. Member institutions offer AWS authored courses that will help you become
AWS Cloud literate and master the in-demand skills that hiring companies need most.
Here’s how AWS Academy works:
Register for an AWS-authored course AWS experts develop and maintain course curriculum, specifically for
AWS Academy, that keeps pace with cloud innovation. AWS Academy member institutions have instructors
who have earned AWS Certification and are accredited to teach AWS coursework. Through lectures,
hands-on labs, group discussions, individual projects, and knowledge assessments, you’ll gain a real-world
understanding of AWS Cloud practices throughout the course of your studies.
Master skills that open doors
The AWS Academy program gives you access to the AWS Cloud skills and knowledge you need to hit the
ground running after graduation. When you graduate, you’ll have mastered skills that open doors to professional
Unlock even more opportunity with an AWS Certification
Forbes magazine has ranked AWS Certification as one of the top 15 most valuable IT certifications.
AWS Academy courses are aligned with AWS Certifications, which means that the things you learn are
directly related to the industry recognized validation measure. You can pursue AWS Certifications to
validate and showcase your AWS Cloud skills. And, as an AWS Academy student, you’ll receive
one free practice exam and a 50% discount off your AWS Certification Exam.
Top four reasons to register for AWS Academy classes
Companies are actively seeking job applicants with AWS Cloud skills
58% of employers request AWS skills by name in listings that require “cloud computing” skills.
You’ll gain confidence that will carry you through and beyond your interviews
AWS Academy gives you real practice with AWS Cloud technology and real experience architecting cloud solutions
that reflect real-world scenarios.
You can earn more money in your future career
The average salary of an AWS Certified IT employee is 29% higher than non-certified staff.
You could be happier in your job
Global Knowledge reports that IT professionals with recent training are 30% more satisfied in their roles.
Courses offered in AWS Academy at IIBM Patna:
This introductory course provides a detailed overview of cloud concepts, AWS core services, security, architecture, pricing, and support. This course is designed to be delivered over 40 hours, and prepares students to pursue becoming an AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner.
This course focuses on teaching technical expertise in cloud computing and the skills needed to pursue AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate. This course is delivered over 80 hours, through lectures, hands-on labs, and project work. Participants have access to course manuals, online knowledge assessments, hands-on labs, a free practice exam, and a discount voucher for the certification exam.