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About the Accelerator

The AWS Accelerator Programme 2022 is the 2nd year of an exciting initiative aimed at introducing students to cutting edge Machine/Deep Learning capabilities on the AWS Cloud. (Check out the 2021 Accelerator website here.)

This fully-sponsored programme is supported by the Infocomm Media Development Authority of Singapore, and open to students enrolled in local Secondary Schools and Junior Colleges. Each participant will receive USD100 worth of AWS cloud computing credits and also receive a Certificate of Completion issued by AWS, for the official Cloud Practitioner Essentials course (incorporated into the Accelerator programme).

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Supporting Organisation

Dunman Secondary School, as an AWS Academy Member Institution, is a supporting organisation of the 2022 AWS Accelerator.Learn how Dunman supports the AWS DeepRacer League

Requirements

Laptop (Windows/Mac) and Internet connectivity
Recommended at least 20 hours of Python programming experience attained elsewhere.

Schedule

Nov 2022 - Aug 2023
to be updated

Certification

Take the foundational AWS Cloud Practitioner Essentials course as part of the AWS Accelerator and gain an overall understanding of AWS services, architectural principles and real-world applications (usually retails for SGD850, but is sponsored for all participants).

Read more on official AWS course website

What you will learn

Please ensure that you can make it for at least 75% of the sessions before you sign up. Sessions will be conducted face-to-face at SG Code Campus' large classrooms at Tanjong Pagar and Tampines, though students can elect to attend up to 50% of the sessions online. Students will attend different tracks of the programme depending on their level of technical preparation as determined by SG Code Campus

16 hours
Accelerator Programme Introduction - Machine Learning, AWS DeepRacer League
28 hours
AWS Cloud Practitioner Essentials
33 hours
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Student Testimonials

AWS Deepracer League 2022
Isabella Tan, 14, Methodist Girl's School

AWS Accelerator class of 2021

AWS Deepracer League 2022
Ashley Khng, 17, Hwa Chong Institution

AWS Accelerator class of 2021

AWS Deepracer League 2022
Ved Kalanke, 16, Ngee Ann Secondary

AWS Accelerator class of 2021

View the 2021 AWS Accelerator Student Projects here.