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AWS Solutions Architect –

Associate Certification Preparation for AWS

2021 Course Dates

  • Mar 7-8th
  • May 14-15th
  • Jul 18-19th
  • Sep 19-20th
  • Nov 14-15th

Delivery Format

Live Classroom Training

2 Day Class


$800 per person

Note: This does not include associated ticket fees.


This course is for anyone who interested in learning AWS essentials or to enhance their knowledge prior to sitting for the AWS Cloud Solutions Architect (Associate) exam.


Bunker Labs
1201 Wilson Blvd., Suite 2700 Arlington, Virginia, 22209


Bring your own Laptop to work on your own AWS account in the labs.

Certification Options

This course will provide you with a strong foundation in preparation for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect(Associate).


Before attending this course, students should have experience with system administration concepts, network administrations concepts, enterprise servers and general database management familiarity.

Course Design

The course is designed to align with the various domains of the AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate Level Exam which is depicted in the table below.

Course Overview

This course is a practical, hands on 2-day training that will provide you with the basic understanding and skills necessary to start architecting and building solutions on AWS. The course is aligned with the knowledge required to prepare for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect (Associate exam).
This course will provide students with an introduction to AWS. During this course students will learn about identifying key AWS capabilities to include; AWS storage options, Amazon EBS, Amazon S3 bucket creation, Amazon CloudWatch metrics and alarms, Amazon Identity and Access Management (IAM), and AWS Elastic Beanstalk, Amazon security best practices and much more. You will learn about computing and networking services using AWS services which will be facilitated through a variety of instructor led labs. By the end of this class, you will have learned the essentials in relation to how to effectively establish and maintain your application AWS environment.

AWS Concepts Explored

  • How to combine multiple AWS services to solve complex architectural requirements
  • Understanding advanced concepts of core AWS services and relevant use cases
  • Understanding the logic of AWS test questions in relation to architectural concepts
  • Gauging your overall readiness for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect(Associate) exam with practice tests.

Domain & Percentage of Examination

1.0 Designing highly available, cost-efficient, fault-tolerant, scalable systems

2.0 Implementation/Deployment

3.0 Data Security

4.0 Troubleshooting


Nihat Guven

Nihat Guven is the instructor for this course. Nihat has over 25 years of experience in IT and Security having provided AWS cloud deployments and support for many leading public and private entities.

Nihat holds many technical and managerial certifications to include:






Nihat also holds numerous AWS certifications to include:

AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner

AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate

AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Professional

AWS Certified Developer – Associate

AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate