Amazon to help 29 million people with free cloud computing skills
Amazon, a multinational technology company based in Seattle, Washington, which focuses on e-commerce, cloud computing, digital streaming, and artificial intelligence announced the company will provide training opportunities through existing AWS-designed programs, as well as develop new courses to meet a wide variety of schedules and learning goals.
The program promises to provide training opportunities through existing AWS-designed programs, as well as develop new courses to meet a wide variety of schedules and learning goals. The training ranges from self-paced online courses—designed to help individuals update their technical skills—to intensive upskilling programs that can lead to new jobs in the technology industry. Individuals looking to learn about cloud technology at their own pace have two robust resources in AWS Training and Certification and AWS Educate.
The AWS re/Start program high-impact course that prepares unemployed or underemployed individuals for careers in cloud computing and connects more than 90 percent of graduates with job interview opportunities. AWS re/Start operates in 25 cities across 12 countries and we expect to double the number of cities in 2021 as the program continues to grow. Find out more about the 12 week program here.