AWS SysOps Administrator – Associate

(for AWS Certified SysOps Administrator Associate Exam)

The AWS SysOps Administrator (Associate) certification is intended for individuals who have technical expertise in deployment, management, and operations on AWS.


  • Security+
  • Network+
  • Cloud+
  • Cloud Practitioner Essentials

Recommended AWS Knowledge/Experience for Exam

  • Minimum of one-year hands-on experience with AWS
  • Experience managing/operating systems on AWS
  • Understanding of the AWS tenets — architecting for the cloud
  • Hands-on experience with the AWS CLI and SDKs/API tools
  • Understanding of network technologies as they relate to AWS
  • Understanding of security concepts with hands-on experience in implementing security controls and compliance requirements

Recommended General IT Knowledge

  • 1-2 years’ experience as a systems administrator in a systems operations role
  • Understanding of virtualization technology
  • Monitoring and auditing systems experience
  • Knowledge of networking concepts (e.g., DNS, TCP/IP, and firewalls)
  • Ability to translate architectural requirements

 Learning Objectives

  • Deploying, managing, and operating scalable, highly available, and fault tolerant systems on AWS
  • Implementing and controlling the flow of data to and from AWS
  • Selecting the appropriate AWS service based on compute, data, or security requirements
  • Identifying appropriate use of AWS operational best practices
  • Estimate AWS usage costs and identifying operational cost control mechanisms
  • Migrating on-premises workloads to AWS
  • Understanding of the following domains:
  • Monitoring and Reporting
  • High Availability
  • Deployment and Provisioning
  • Storage and Data Management
  • Security and Compliance
  • Networking
  • Automating and Optimization

Tuition Cost: $1995.00

(Includes books, lab fees, online study tools, (1) free audit on course.)

Training Dates

Cybersecurity Training Center offers flexible training dates to fit your schedule. You can contact us through email, chat, or by phone to set up a date and time to attend the lessons and take your examination.