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Skills Bootcamp in Cloud Computing (AWS) & Data Engineering

On this FREE Skills Bootcamp you will learn essential knowledge and skills that can’t be found in a text book – like problem-solving, communication skills and working in a team, as well as the fundamental technical and commercial skills you need to secure a great career in tech.
Duration
12 weeks
Location
Online Learning

Skills Bootcamps – part of the Government’s Lifetime Skills Guarantee and Plan for Jobs – are flexible courses of up to 16 weeks, giving people the opportunity to build up sector-specific skills and fast-track to an interview with a local employer.

Our Skills Bootcamps are free for anyone aged 19+ living in the North West of England who is:

  • Employed either full-time or part-time
  • Unemployed
  • Self-employed
  • A serving prisoner due to be released within 6 months of completion of a Skills Bootcamp and those on temporary release

Places are limited and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis to eligible applicants.

Typical job roles include:

Junior Cloud Engineer

Junior Cloud Infrastructure Technician

Junior Cloud AnalystJunior AWS Engineer

  • Junior Azure Engineer
  • Cloud Support Technician
  • Cloud Support Analyst

When does the course start?

 

13 February 2023 - Limited places available

Apply today to secure your place!

What does the course cover?

This Skills Bootcamp teaches the skills to get you started in a career in cloud computing.

The modules covered are:

  • Introduction to AWS
  • Computing in the Cloud
  • Global Infrastructure and Reliability
  • Networking
  • Storage & Databases
  • Security
  • Monitoring & Analytics
  • Migration and Innovation
  • The Cloud Journey
  • AWS Certification Training

You will also be taught the fundamentals of programming in Python alongside data engineering:

What is data?

How to Access and Extract Data?

How to Collate and Format Data in line with Industry Standards

Data formats and their importance for MI analysis and presentation

The Value of Data to Business and How to Blend Data Sources

Data Validation

Legal and Regulatory Requirements

The Significance of Customer Issues, Problems, Business Value and Brand Awareness 

The Role of Data in the Context of the Digital World.

Employability skills are embedded throughout the Skills Bootcamp to help prepare you for an interview.

When will I attend?

Attendance is required:

  • Monday to Friday 9.30am - 4.30pm
What are the entry requirements?

There are no formal entry requirements for this course however, you must be eligible for funding to apply, please see the section below - Fully Funded Entry Criteria. 

Fully Funded Entry Criteria

Our Skills Bootcamps are free for anyone aged 19+ who is:

  • Employed either full-time or part-time
  • Unemployed
  • Self-employed
  • A serving prisoner due to be released within 6 months of completion of a Skills Bootcamp and those on temporary release