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05/06/2024- 07/29/2024 Certified Cloud Professional Program is a Course

05/06/2024- 07/29/2024 Certified Cloud Professional Program

May 6, 2024 - Jul 29, 2024

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$3,900 Enroll

Full course description

Online: Learning with a Real Live Instructor

Join the online virtual classroom as easy as clicking a link. Look for an email notification from ICCE Canvas and Instructor to attend the course.


Take the Pre-assessment.

For you to assess your readiness prior to taking the class, please click on the link to take the pre-assessment: to an external site.


The pre-assessment is a self-paced quiz

The recommended score of 60% (9 correct out of 15 questions) determines your readiness to learn the course objectives for Certified Cloud Professional exams.

Days:      Monday and Wednesday


Time:      6:00 pm to 10:00 pm


Dates:    05/06/2024- 07/29/2024


Note: The registration fee includes e-books and three test vouchers with one retake.


Description:  Cloud technology is important for developing a career in today’s computing landscape. Cloud computing is quickly capturing the technological domain with notable players such as Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services (AWS) and CompTIA Cloud Essentials+ making huge strides. As a result, the demand for Cloud professionals is also increasing considerably. There are thousands of open tech jobs in the Tampa Bay area alone. This course will prepare you to enter the exciting field of Cloud Computing.


Most in-demand open job positions on Indeed that list cloud-related skills in their description:


Software engineer.

Senior software engineer.

Software architect.

Development operations engineer.

Full stack developer.

Cloud engineer.

Data engineer.

Java developer.

Course Objective(s):


Upon completion of the course, the participant will not only have acquired the essential hard and soft skills to enter the Cloud Computing workforce but will also have achieved a total of three certifications from industry giants Microsoft, AWS, and CompTIA.


The program includes one voucher per exam. One retake voucher is given if necessary.


CompTIA – Cloud Essentials+ Certification

Amazon - AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner

Microsoft Certified Professional – Azure Fundamentals

Learning Objectives:


Setting up a cloud solution environment

Planning and configuring a cloud solution

Deploying and implementing a cloud solution

Ensuring successful operation of a cloud solution

Configuring access and security

Understand Cloud concepts

Learn methods to develop, implement, and deploy solutions

Distinguish between features of similar or related products and technologies

Recognize a wide variety of solution domains, use cases, and applications

Develop essential skills for managing and administering solutions 

Develop knowledge of solution patterns- methods, technologies, and designs that are used to implement security, scalability, high availability, and other desired qualities

Define what the AWS Cloud is and the basic global infrastructure

Describe basic AWS Cloud architectural principles

Describe the AWS Cloud value proposition

Describe key services on the AWS platform and their common use cases (for example, compute and analytics)

Describe basic security and compliance aspects of the AWS platform and the shared security model

Define the billing, account management, and pricing models

Identify sources of documentation or technical assistance (for example, whitepapers or support tickets)

Describe basic/core characteristics of deploying and operating in the AWS Cloud.

Characteristics of Cloud Services from a Business Perspective

Cloud Computing and Business Value

Technical Perspectives/Cloud Types

Steps to Successful Adoption of Cloud Computing

Impact and Changes of Cloud Computing on IT Service Management

Risks and Consequences of Cloud Computing

Target Audience:


This course is intended for individuals who are looking to build and validate overall understanding of the Cloud. This path is useful for individuals in technical, managerial, sales, purchasing, or financial roles who work with or want to work in the Cloud.


Prerequisite skills, education and/or experience:


At least six months of experience working in or associated with an IT environment, with direct involvement in IT-related tasks, responsibilities and/or decision making is recommended.


Financial AssistanceLinks to an external site.:  Need help paying for some or all of this course?


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Open Door ScholarshipLinks to an external site.

HCC Alumni 10% DiscountLinks to an external site.

Pre-Payment PlanLinks to an external site.

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Career Pathway Next Steps:


Next Step Certifications:


Microsoft - Azure Architect Technologies

Amazon - AWS Certified Solutions Architect

Google – Professional Cloud Developer

CompTIA – Certified Cloud+

For more information call 813.259.6508 or email IT Program Coordinator Liz Steacker