Kick Start Your Technology Career Today with Flexible Scheduling
Join our free part-time, 18-week program to jump-start your career in tech as a Jr. Cloud Practitioner.
As part of the Verizon Skill Forward Initiative, Generation USA offers you the opportunity to learn all you need to be successful in a long-term career – from the technical knowledge to the soft skills that will help you achieve your potential. After the program, graduates have the opportunity to explore different learning outcomes like apprenticeships, internships, continuing education, or full-time employment.
This program is part of our Training Accelerator programs. Learn more about the admissions process and support benefits here.
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday
This program is designed for beginners.
What does a Junior Cloud Practitioner Do?
A Junior Cloud Practitioner performs the coding and software engineering that brings the architect’s vision to life. They merge traditional programming skills with specialized knowledge in one or more of the leading cloud platforms’ development environments to build, deploy and optimize cloud-based applications.
Is this program right for you?
Skills You'll Earn
In every job, there are key skills that will help you be successful. We’ll help you learn how to:
You adjust your plans and actions based on changing needs and circumstances.
You are able to convey your message clearly to different types of people using a variety of tools to receive and spread information.
You communicate with your team, ask for help when you need it, and offer them support.
Orientation to Detail
You notice the smallest parts of a task or situation so that you can complete a job that you are assigned with complete accuracy.
You believe you can learn and improve over time with practice.
You do not give up in the face of challenges or after you have made a mistake.
You take ownership over your work and decisions. You work hard, keep commitments, and don’t make excuses.
You set goals for the future, understand how your actions will help you achieve them, and frequently check your progress.
What You'll Learn
What You'll Learn
Introduction to Role
- Effective workplace communication and collaboration
- How to stay up-to-date with technology trends
AWS Cloud Essentials
- Introduction to AWS
- Identify and Access Management
- Simple Storage Service
- The Elastic Compute Cloud
- Load Balancing and Autoscaling
- The Relational Database Service
- Architecting for the Cloud
- Misc Services
- Cloud Concepts and Technologies Summaries
- Billing and Pricing
- Security in the Cloud