FAU Center for Online and Continuing Education in Partnership with QuickStart Presents:
Cloud Specialist Certification Bootcamp
Get trained in Cloud Computing technologies and start your career as a Cloud Specialist in 16 weeks.
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How the Cloud Specialist Certification Program works
Official University Certification
Upon graduation you will earn a Certificate of completion in Cybersecurity from Florida Atlantic University Continuing Education
Set Your Own Schedule
Flexible learning style will allow students to graduate in 16 weeks, by just dedicating 15-20 hours per week
Live Mentoring Sessions
Our Industry experts will hold live mentoring sessions to answer any queries you may have in relation to the Cloud Specialist Bootcamp
Real World Learning
Our bootcamp has hands on projects, enabling you to tackle real-life work challenges.
You will be provided with career counselling and coaching to help guide your way and land you a job and set you on the right career path.
Multiple Payment Options
Multiple payment options, including scholarships, Credit financing, and Installments.
We have designed the curriculum to start from the basics of IT. You shall eventually progress to learning the fundamentals of Networking and Cloud Computing. At the end of this bootcamp you will successfully be able to use Azure and AWS hands on. Our curriculum will also prepare you for 5 in-demand IT certifications.
Introduction to Hardware & Software
• Operating Systems
• Installing and Configuring PC Components
• Maintaining and Troubleshooting Microsoft Windows
• Network Infrastructure
• Configuring and Troubleshooting Networks
• Client Virtualization and Cloud Computing
• Implementing Operational Procedures
• Prepare for CompTIA A+ Certification
• Network Theory and Implementations
• Network Security
• Cloud and Virtualization Techniques
• Remote Networking
• Network Management
• Troubleshooting Network
• Prepare for CompTIA Network+ Certification
Cloud Computing Fundamentals
• Cloud Concepts and Models
• Data Storage and Networking
• Network Infrastructure
• Virtualization in the Cloud
• Resource Allocation
• Testing and Tools
• Security and Controls
• Recovery and Availability
• Prepare for CompTIA Cloud+ Certification
Learn Micros Azure Services
• Core Azure Services
• Security, Privacy, Compliance, and Trust
• Azure Pricing and Support
• Prepare for Microsoft Azure Fundamentals Certification
Linux for Beginners
• Background, Introduction, and Preparation
• Welcome to Shell
• Advanced Command Line Techniques
• Installing Apache, MySQL and PHP on Ubuntu
• Linux Virtual Machine
NOTE: Windows Operating System would be required to use some of the tools included in the Program.
Why consider a career in Cloud Computing?
According to Gartner research, the Cloud Computing industry is forecasted to grow up to 35% to $308 billion by the year 2022. Employment opportunities are ripe in this industry. Even right now, on just Indeed.com, there are 22,000+ open Cloud Computing positions in the United States.
The average salary (in the US) for a Cloud Computing professional is USD 123,000/- per annum. Entry level professionals can expect a pay range of USD 65,000 to USD 100,000. The higher ranges are for experienced professionals, who can leverage their past experiences and skills, to demonstrate results in the field of Cloud Computing.
*Salary Figures from Payscale, Glassdoor and Indeed
Possible Job Roles after achieving the Cloud Specialist Certification
The Cloud Industry has a wide range of roles, ranging from hands on technical development and architecting massive Cloud Solutions, to Business Development, Key Account Management and Product Managers. Our bootcamp will equip you with the knowledge for the following job roles, within the Cloud Computing industry:
Business Development Manager
Key Accounts Manager
Associate Cloud Developer
Associate Azure Developer
Cloud Support Specialist
Cloud Sales Executive
INDUSTRY EXPERT COACH
Joseph Holbrook is a technical consultant, trainer, and course developer. Joseph has been in the computer field since 1993, when he was exposed to several HP-UX systems on board a US Navy flagship. He has since migrated from the UNIX world to storage area networking, enterprise virtualization, and cloud architecture. He has worked for numerous companies, including Brocade, HP, EMC, Northrup Grumman, and ViON. Currently, he works as a subject matter expert specializing in enterprise storage, cloud architecture, and IT security. He is also the chief technology officer at CloudBursting Consulting.
Choose Your Learning Track
- Mentor-led sessions
2 hrs session, 2x per week
1 hr session, once a week
5 on-demand classes, 30 mins each
- Certification exam preps
- Capstone projects
- Course projects & tools
- Annual course access
Pay $550 enrollment fee and $800 monthly
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Pay $250 enrollment fee and $250 - $300 monthly, for 26 months. View Details
Interest will be 6.9-13.9%
Pay $200 enrollment fee and $500 monthly
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You could qualify for our Scholarship
There is no minimum eligibility requirement
Each application is reviewed on its merits, independently of other applications, by our selection committee.
The scholarship program for this bootcamp is not part of the university system
*Scholarship program is not part of the University System
Why Florida Atlantic University Continuing Education?
FAU Continuing Education is home to nationally ranked programs in online education. The cloud computing bootcamp, with its flexible learning style, aims to build theoretical knowledge, along with practical skills, allowing students to carve out a fast-growing career accompanied with vast salary growth potential. By the end of this bootcamp, you will have learned in-demand cloud computing skills from experts and have prepared for four job-ready certifications offered by CompTIA.