AWS Cloud Practitioner

Certification Industry: Cloud

Certificate Name: AWS Cloud Practitioner

Certificate Issuing Authority: Amazon Web Services(AWS)

Certification Price: 100 USD

Certificate Validity: 3 years

Certification Details:

This certification provides individuals in a larger variety of cloud and technology roles with a way to validate their AWS Cloud knowledge and enhance their professional credibility. This exam covers four domains, including cloud concepts, security, technology, and billing and pricing.

In general the course explains you about: 

  1. What the AWS Cloud is and the basic global infrastructure
  2. Basic AWS Cloud architectural principles
  3. AWS Cloud value proposition
  4. Key services on the AWS platform and their common use cases (for example, compute and analytics)
  5. Basic security and compliance aspects of the AWS platform and the shared security model
  6. Billing, account management, and pricing models
  7. Identify sources of documentation or technical assistance (for example, whitepapers or support tickets)
  8. Basic/core characteristics of deploying and operating in the AWS Cloud

Exam Details:

AWS Certification passing scores are set by using statistical analysis and are subject to change. AWS does not publish exam passing scores because exam questions and passing scores are updated to reflect changes in test forms as the content is updated."


To register for an exam, sign in to and click Certification in the top navigation. Next, click the AWS Certification Account button, followed by Schedule New Exam. Find the exam you wish to take and click either the Schedule at PSI or Schedule at Pearson VUE button. You will then be redirected to the test delivery provider’s scheduling page, where you will complete your exam registration.


Exam Overview

Exam Format - Multiple-choice, multiple-answer

Exam Time - 90 minutes

Exam Language - Available in English, Japanese, Korean, and Simplified Chinese