AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner

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The AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner examination is intended for individuals who have the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively demonstrate an overall understanding of the AWS Cloud, independent of specific technical roles addressed by other AWS Certifications. The exam can be taken at a testing center or from the comfort and convenience of a home or office location as an online proctored exam.
Becoming an AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner is a recommended, optional step toward achieving an Associate-level or Specialty certification.

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The AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner (CLF-C01) examination is intended for individuals who have the knowledge, skills, and abilities to demonstrate basic knowledge of the AWS platform, including: available services and their common use cases, AWS Cloud architectural principles (at the conceptual level), account security, and compliance. The candidate will demonstrate an understanding of AWS Cloud economics including: costs, billing, and analysis, and the value proposition of the AWS Cloud.

What you will learn

  • Understand and explain the AWS shared responsibility model.
  • Understand AWS Cloud security best practices.
  • Understand AWS Cloud costs, economics, and billing practices.
  • Describe and position the core AWS services, including compute, network, databases, and storage.
  • Identify AWS services for common use cases.


Cloud computing today is a multi-billion dollar industry, and organizations, irrespective of their size, are moving to cloud infrastructure for the flexibility, security and services it provides. While there are a few cloud service providers including Microsoft and Google, AWS is the market leader and most trusted cloud provider.   As businesses continue to move towards cloud platforms, cloud based web sites and apps the focus on AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner training is now more than ever. If cloud computing is the career path you want to embark on, then this training and subsequent certification is a must to showcase your knowledge and expertise of AWS.

AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner course will help you gain the practical experience mandated to set up and host your own applications on cloud based platforms. You will benefit from the knowledge of the core services as well as gain a deep understanding of the cloud concepts.

By the end of this course, you will understand the concepts and essentials of cloud computing such as that includes Software as a Service (SaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Private Clouds and Cloud programming.

Course Content

What is Cloud Computing 16:06 Play
AWS Fundamentals 16:06 Play
AWS Platform & Services 16:06 Play
AWS Regions & Availability Zones 16:06 Play
Setup of AWS Account 16:07 Play
Principles 16:08 Play
Creating Users 16:08 Play
Roles 16:08 Play
Enabling Credentials 16:08 Play
Access Keys & Secret Keys 16:08 Play
Security & Policies 16:08 Play
Exam Essentials 16:08 Play
EC2 Types 16:09 Play
Launching EC2 Instances 16:09 Play
EBS Volumes & Types 16:09 Play
EBS Encryption 16:09 Play
Creating AMIs 16:09 Play
EBS Snapshots & AMIs 16:09 Play
Lab Exercise 4: Launching AMI using snapshots 16:09 Play
Summary of EC2 Services 16:09 Play
Virtual Private Cloud Basics 16:15 Play
Subnets 16:15 Play
Route Tables 16:15 Play
Security Groups (ACLs & NACL) 16:16 Play
AWS Direct Connect 16:16 Play
LB Types : Classic & Application LB Play
Load Balancer Configurations Play
Standard Vs Detailed Play
Building Fault Tolerant & Highly available Applications Play
Elastic Load Balancers in AWS Play
S3 Basics Play
Bucket Policies & Access Control Lists Play
Versioning & Transfer Acceleration Play
Static Web Hosting Play
AWS Glacier Play
AWS Cloud Front (CDN) Play
Read Replica Play
Snapshots Play
Restoring Snapshots Play
Multi-AZ Deployment Play
Exam Tips on RDS Play
AWS DynamoDB (NoSQL DB) Play
AWS RedShift Play
AWS Storage Gateways Play
Migration Best Practices Play
Storage Best Practices Play
Security Best Practices Play

Course Details

This Course on AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner training offers in-depth knowledge on core services and solutions provided by AWS Cloud. Cloud services are the need of the hour for large and small businesses and AWS is the leading cloud service provider, owning close to half the global cloud infrastructure market and beating competitors like Google, Azure and Microsoft. This has exponentially raised the demand for AWS Certified and trained professionals who command high salaries and lucrative job roles.

This Training will help you gain full knowledge of the AWS Cloud, its fundamentals, support services, and pricing. You will understand how AWS can offer business benefits in the organizational context and effectively demonstrate an overall understanding of the AWS Cloud.

Wissenhive's AWS courses are conducted by certified instructors who will help you master AWS skills with a comprehensively structured curriculum supplemented with industry relevant examples.


  • Sales personnel
  • Legal personnel
  • Marketing and Business analysts
  • Project managers
  • Scrum Masters
  • Anyone who wants to increase their knowledge base on Cloud Computing

Recommended AWS Knowledge

It is recommended that candidates have at least 6 months of experience with the AWS Cloud in any role, including traditional and non-traditional students, educators, and individuals exploring the AWS Cloud, including project managers, IT managers, sales managers, decision makers, and marketers, as well as those working in finance, procurement, and legal departments.

Recommended General IT Knowledge

Candidates should have a basic understanding of IT services and their uses in the AWS Cloud platform.

Course Info.

2-3 Hour/week
Video Script

Training Options

Selfpaced Training

  • Lifetime access to high-quality self-paced eLearning content curated by industry experts
  • 3 simulation test papers for self-assessment
  • Lab access to practice live during sessions
  • 24x7 learner assistance and support

Live Virtual Classes

  • Online Classroom Flexi-Pass
  • Lifetime access 
  • Practice lab and projects with integrated Azure labs
  • Access to Microsoft official content aligned to examination

One on One Training

  • Customized learning delivery model (self-paced and/or instructor-led)
  • Flexible pricing options
  • Enterprise grade learning management system (LMS)
  • Enterprise dashboards for individuals and teams
  • 24x7 learner assistance and support

Exam & Certification

Exam Content

Response Types

There are two types of questions on the examination:

  • Multiple choice: Has one correct response and three incorrect responses (distractors).
  • Multiple response: Has two or more correct responses out of five or more options.

Select one or more responses that best complete the statement or answer the question. Distractors, or incorrect answers, are response options that an examinee with incomplete knowledge or skill would likely choose. However, they are generally plausible responses that fit in the content area defined by the test objective.

Unanswered questions are scored as incorrect; there is no penalty for guessing.

Unscored Content

Your examination may include unscored items that are placed on the test to gather statistical information. These items are not identified on the form and do not affect your score.

Exam Results

The AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner (CLF-C01) examination is a pass or fail exam. The examination is scored against a minimum standard established by AWS professionals who are guided by certification industry best practices and guidelines. Your results for the examination are reported as a score from 100–1,000, with a minimum passing score of 700. Your score shows how you performed on the examination as a whole and whether or not you passed. Scaled scoring models are used to equate scores across multiple exam forms that may have slightly different difficulty levels

Content Outline

This exam guide includes weightings, test domains, and objectives only. It is not a comprehensive listing of the content on this examination. The table below lists the main content domains and their weightings.

Domain  % of Examination
Cloud Concepts 26%
Security and Compliance 25%
Technology 33%
Billing and Pricing 16%
Total 100%
AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner


Tools and Technology used for this course is Amanzon Web Services Platform, Putty, Puttygen

There are no restrictions but participants would benefit if they have elementary programming knowledge and understanding of AWS cloud platform.

Yes! Wissenhive offers this training online. 

  • Sefpaced
  • Live Virtual 
  • One to One