AWS Certification Roadmap

AWS Learning and Certification Paths

Role-based Certifications

The Cloud Practitioner Certification is the foundational AWS Certification and assumes 3-6 months of fundamental AWS Cloud and industry knowledge.
The Associate level certifications assume 1 year of experience solving problems and implementing solutions using the AWS Cloud.
The Professional level certifications assume 2 years of comprehensive experience designing, operating, and troubleshooting solutions using the AWS Cloud.
These specialty certifications assume 2-5 years of deep technical experience in the associated Specialty domain as it relates to the AWS cloud.

Choose your track

Cloud Practitioner

Architect

Developer

Operations

AWS Technical Essentials (1 Day) AWS Technical Essentials (1 Day) AWS Technical Essentials (1 Day) AWS Technical Essentials (1 Day)
AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner (optional) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner (optional) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner (optional) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner (optional)
Architecting on AWS (3 days) Developing on AWS (3 days) Systems Operations on AWS (3 days)
AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate AWS Certified Developer – Associate AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate
Advanced Architecting on AWS (3 days) DevOps Engineering on AWS (3 days) DevOps Engineering on AWS (3 days)
AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Professional AWS Certified DevOps Engineer – Professional AWS Certified DevOps Engineer – Professional

Specialty Certifications

Advanced Networking

Big Data

Security

  Exam Readiness: Advanced Networking – Specialty (1 day) Big Data on AWS (3 days) Security Operations on AWS (3-days)
AWS Advanced Networking – Specialty AWS Certified Big Data – Specialty AWS Certified Security – Specialty