Amazon Web Services (AWS), Educate and AWS Academy

Information about AWS Educate and AWS Academy

AWS Educate has evolved into a training platform to allow individuals to gain knowledge about cloud services in an effort to obtain an IT position. It no longer supports class instruction. The previous credits for AWS Educate have been eliminated in favor of specific lab exercises. To access AWS Educate, go https://aws.amazon.com/education/awseducate/. Use the Register Now link on the sign-in page to register for AWS Educate.

AWS Academy is the training platform for class instruction. AWS Academy requires an instructor/educator to help organize the class. The instructor must be added by Ken Taylor (ktaylo@illinois.edu) who is the Central Point of Contact for UIUC. Educators can reach out to Ken to be nominated to the program as shown by the steps outlined below.

Nominate additional instructors (To be completed by Ken Taylor):

Getting Started (To be completed by the Educator):