AWS certified solution architect

AWS certified solution architect


Course overview

The AWS Certified Solutions Architect Training course covers the technical concepts of AWS infrastructure development. The course aims to teach solution architects how to make optimal use of AWS cloud using AWS services. It will also provide skill sets in integrating these services into cloud-based solutions. Participants can also learn recommended architecture trends and best practices for the AWS cloud to design and optimize IT solutions. In this course, the candidates will gain hands-on experience that is required to become a qualified AWS Solutions architect. 

The candidates should have an associate-level certification by AWS for fresher level entry as an AWS solution architect. They can upgrade their credentials to the professional level later on in their careers.


Who can do this course

  • Solutions Architects
  • Solution Design Engineers


Course Prerequisites 

  • AWS Technical Essentials Course
  • Knowledge of distributed systems
  • Understanding of general networking concepts and multi-tier architectures
  • Understanding of the fundamentals of cloud computing concepts


Exam details

Certification Name- AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate

Certification Exam Code- SAA-C01 & SAA-C02

Exam Duration- 130 Minutes

Number of Questions- 60-70 MCQs

Passing Score- 70-75%

Validity of certificate- Three years


The Solutions Architect – Associate Learning Path focuses on 4 different domains, each carrying a percentage weightage in the exam:


1) Design Resilient Architectures- 30%

2) Design High-Performing Architectures- 28%

3) Design Secure Applications and Architectures- 24%

4) Design Cost-Optimized Architectures- 18%


AWS (Amazon Web Services) is a cloud computing platform that allows users to access a virtual cluster of computers all the time via the Internet.

Start-ups or organizations who cannot afford an in-house infrastructure can use AWS.

AWS has a Cloud Computing Architecture designed to provide technical expertise in cloud computing. This architecture allows users to use various virtual machines with different configurations, based on the requirements. The AWS Cloud Architecture is always reliable, secure, and cost-effective.

The participants will learn about the AWS cloud services and also perform hands-on lab on AWS ec2, s3, ebs, load balancer, and deploy highly available web applications.

The registration fees for Associate Exam is $150 (USD) and for the professional exam is $300 (USD).

This course can be taken by anyone who is interested in Amazon Web Services.

Yes!! AWS is the most popular cloud services platform and cloud computing is the future in the IT Industry. You will not only be eligible for other advanced AWS certifications with the AWS Technical Essentials Training, but you will also be able to get a job in large enterprises that are searching for people with cloud-based expertise. 

This certification is for the candidates who perform a solutions architect role. Upon completion of the training course, the candidates can take the AWS Certified Solution Architect- Associate (SAA-C01) Exam.

An AWS Solution architect is a part of the software development team and responsible for managing plenty of application services within an organization. A Solution Architect is responsible to plan, design, and develop the solution architecture by using the AWS services.

In order to become an AWS Certified Solution architect, you need to pass the AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate (SAA-C01) exam.

You will get 130 minutes to complete the 55-70 MCQs in the AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate exam. And you need to score at least 72% to pass the certification exam

The cost of the SAA-C01 exam in India is 150 USD.

The AWS Technical Essentials Training Course is recommended before taking this course.

AWS Solutions Architect Associate certification comes with the validity of three years. You need to recertify your certificate after three years to maintain your certification status.