AWS Professional Solutions Architect

Review By: Asad Syed



Expiry Month


Expiry Year


Time taken to Prepare

60 Days

Resources Used

  • YouTube, AWS whitepapers, Udemy, Trainers & Practice Exams

Detailed Review Of Preparation

Hello Everyone,

I am not a good writer but will try my best but if it helps someone to achieve their goal. I made use of following steps as explained below.

Step 1: I R & D on internet, YouTube & Udemy and chosen one Trainer.

Step 2: Focus, reviewed & completed his course by dividing into 6 parts(IAM, S3, EC2, Route53, VPC, Others i.e databases, application services, security and AWS framework).

Step 3: Created a checklist of questions that was not cleared. 

Step 4: Spend time on step 3 to get answers.

Step 5: Ask questions to team and friends and R&D.

Step 6: Start giving practice exams from different leaders.

Step 7: Booked Exam date to setup a milestone date/Target date.

Step 8: Focus and took initiative as target date was setup and given multiple practice exams to boost confidence.

Step 9: Exam of AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Professional (SAP-C01) has a scaled score between 100 and 1,000. The scaled score needed to pass the exam is 750 & above.

Never underestimate yourself. Hope it helps. Good luck.

Sources: YouTube, AWS whitepapers, Udemy, Trainers & Practice Exams (to name a few: Jon Bonso, Neal Davis, Stephane, Chandra Lingam), Tip: I thanked my employer for allowing me to use Udemy courses for free, All companies have Udemy account that you can use for free as an employee benefit so please make use of it. 

For more details, please write to me directly, I will be more then happy to help you guys.



Benefits From Certification

  • Pay Hike
  • Promotion
  • My Job Needed It
  • Knowledge is Power
  • I just did it for the giggles