• Identify AWS architecting basic practices
  • Identify services and features to build resilient, secure, and highly available IT solutions in the AWS Cloud
  • Learn the process of designing optimal IT solutions using the AWS Well-Architected Framework, based on real-life scenarios
  • Explore AWS services for account security, networking, compute, storage, databases, monitoring, automation, containers, serverless architecture, edge services, and backup and recovery
  • And much more

Day 1

  • Introduction
  • Module 1: Architecture Basics
  • Lab: Exploring and using the API tools to create an EC2 instance
  • Module 2: Account Security
  • Module 3: Networking, part 1 (IP addressing, VPC, Security groups)
  • Module 4: Computing (EC2)
  • Lab: Building your VPC infrastructure

Day 2

  • Module 5: Storage
  • Module 6: Database Services
  • Lab: Creating a database in your VPC
  • Module 7: Monitoring and Elasticity
  • Lab: Configuring High Availability in your VPC
  • Module 8: Automation
  • Module 9: Containers

Day 3

  • Module 10: Networking, Part 2
  • Module 11: Serverless Architecture
  • Module 12: Edge Services
  • Module 13: Backup and Recovery
  • Lab: Building a multi-tier architecture


  • Presentations, practical exercises, case studies and question-oriented demonstrations
  • Discussion and networking during breaks and lunch (included)

Target groups

  • This “Architecting on AWS” course is designed for solution architects and solution design engineers. It also allows you to prepare the exam for the “AWS Solution Architect-Associate” certification.


We recommend that attendees have completed the AWS Cloud Practitioner Essentials course or :

  • Work with distributed systems
  • Have a general knowledge of networking concepts
  • Have a general knowledge of multi-tier architectures
  • Have knowledge of cloud computing concepts

Special group rate

For a group of 3 persons, a special rate of CHF 4800 is applied.

5% discount for SOUG, SwissPUG and DOAG members.


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Nicolas Jardot

Principal Consultant

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Daniel Westermann

Delivery Manager & Technology Leader