AWS Certification

Governor Ned Lamont has announced a collaboration between the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities (CSCU), the Office of Workforce Strategy, and Amazon Web Services (AWS) to provide technical skills training and education to more than 2,000 Connecticut residents by 2024.

About Classes Updates Contact FAQs Request Info

AWS Certification
Job Info Webinar

Infosys, AWS, CSCU Job Information Webinar

Watch Online

AWS Certification
About the Academy

Governor Ned Lamont has announced a collaboration between the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities (CSCU), the Office of Workforce Strategy, and Amazon Web Services (AWS) to provide technical skills training and education to more than 2,000 Connecticut residents by 2024. Through this initiative, all Connecticut community colleges will be able to offer courses and certificates that align with skills needed to pursue in-demand careers in technical fields. The colleges will also work with interested high schools to provide access to cloud computing curricula.

AWS Academy provides higher education institutions with ready to-teach cloud computing curriculum developed and maintained by AWS. With professional development opportunities and courses aligned to AWS Certifications, AWS Academy empowers educators to deliver hands-on learning experiences that prepare students for industry-recognized certifications and in-demand cloud jobs.

The AWS Academy curriculum is designed to help students develop technical expertise in cloud computing and help them prepare for AWS Certification.

Upon successful completion of an AWS Academy course, students get access to a free practice exam and serialized discounted certification coupon for AWS Certification exams. AWS Certifications recognize individuals with the technical skills and expertise to design, deploy, and operate applications and operations on AWS.

Request Info

AWS Academy FAQs

AWS Certification
Campus & Contact

Campus Phone Email Website
Three Rivers 860-215-9297 tr-wceinfo@trcc.commnet.edu Visit Website
Middlesex 860-343-5716 MX-WorkforceDevelopment@mxcc.commnet.edu Visit Website
Manchester 860-512-2808 CEinfo@manchestercc.edu Visit Website


School Updates

This site will be updated as more schools offer the certifications. In addition, advanced certifications will be available at select campuses in the Spring including

Contact

Employer who are interested in up-skilling their employees should contact their Chief Regional Workforce Development Officer.

Dr. Kristina Testa-Buzzee,
ktesta-buzzee@commnet.edu
Shoreline-West Region (Norwalk, Housatonic, Gateway)

Ms. Diane Bordonaro
dbordonaro@commnet.edu 
Capital-East Region (Capital, Middlesex, Manchester, Quinebaug, Three Rivers)

Ms. Eileen Peltier
epeltier@commnet.edu 
North-West Region (Northwestern CT, Asnuntuck, Naugatuck Valley, Tunxis)