The Internet has been around for many years and benefit many people and businesses. The cloud technology is part of the internet and it is still in the early stage. The IT Market is a fast-growing industry, and knowing the cloud technology is a must. Many people also want to switch career into the IT market, and don’t know where to start. Many people think they have to be technologically savvy to work in the IT market. That’s not true.
This course is a 4-hour basic introduction to the Web Concepts, The Internet, the Cloud Technology, and Amazon Web Services, the major cloud player in the industry. This course is designed for anybody who wants to explore the roadmap of getting into the fast growing IT market, get to know more about the Amazon Web Services, different certifications offered, and what you can do with AWS.
This course will include signing up into AWS using the FREE account, and start a very basic steps of creating a website on AWS S3. The instructor, Oscar Zaky, is a solutions architect and current AWS user. He teaches professional development courses at GMU and NVCC.
- Non-IT people who want to explore switching to IT careers
- Current IT professionals who want to expand their knowledge and explore different AWS Certifications
- IT managers to want understand business cases by using AWS
- Anybody who want to explore the AWS Services
- Introduction to technology careers roadmap
- Introduction to Web Concepts and the basics of Internet
- Introduction to the Cloud technology and the different cloud players
- Introduction to AWS and their services
- Introduction to AWS Certifications and how to obtain them
- Creating a free AWS account and exploring AWS services
- Creating user accounts with AWS IAM
- Setting up a simple website on AWS S3
Prerequisites: Ability to use computer and have access to the internet. Min HS graduate.
Duration: 4 hrs
Venue: IMAAM Center, 9100 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910
Cost: $50 General Public, $35 seniors 55+
Dates: Sat, Oct 6, 2018 @1-5pm and Sat, Oct 27 2018 (2 sessions options: Morning/9am-1pm or Afternoon/2-6pm)
To register: Intro to Cloud Technology and AWS