Want to gain the skills required to capitalise on global opportunities in the brisk job market for AWS Cloud talent? Look no further as this programme will teach you how to design and utilise functionality on Amazon Web Services, the world's largest provider of Cloud Services (AWS).

Whether you are a Business Analyst, Technical Project Manager or Developer, the experience gained in this course will supercharge your career through a thorough, practical and immersive learning journey with highly qualified technology professionals and AWS-certified technical trainers from top universities, companies and organisations.

It serves as an introduction to architecting, developing and maintaining software applications on the AWS Cloud.

This programme is designed to follow on from the Advanced Certificate in AWS Cloud Services and Technicals programme.

Next Course Starts On13 Jun 2023 (Tue)
FeesSGD10368.00* (as low as SGD1190.40* after maximum funding)
Duration Please refer to respective modules for dates.
Weeknights (7pm - 10:30pm)
Saturday (9am - 1:30pm)

Programme Partner

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Learning Objectives

Introduction to design thinking, prototyping and cloud architecting in the cloud development lifecycle
To learn with lab hands-on architecting cloud applications with core AWS services
Introduced to the Test-Driven Development (TDD) approach to software design and development using AWS cloud services
Guided to utilise Continuous Integration, Delivery and Deployment (CI/ CD) on AWS
Trained using a roadmap implementing DevOps through the AWS Cloud
To apply knowledge gained from prior modules in a group-based capstone project in designing, architecting and implementing a DevOps workflow using AWS Tools and Services.

Who Should Attend

Participants are expected to have software programming skills (web or mobile) equivalent to that covered in the Advanced Certificate in AWS Cloud Services and Technicals, Professional Certificate in Web Application Development or Professional Certificate in Mobile Application Development programmes.
Some basic familiarity with the AWS Cloud is preferred but not required.
The course also prepares learners looking to prepare for the AWS Certified Developer and AWS SysOps Administrator Associate Certification exams.

Targeted Jobs:

AWS Cloud Architect, Solutions Architect, SysOps Administrator, Cloud DevOps Engineer, Systems Engineer, Business Analyst, and Cloud Consultant, Cloud Developer, Cloud Sales & Purchase Manager, Key Account Manager (Cloud), AWS Networking Specialist, Cloud Software Engineer, AWS Big Data Specialist


  • Participants with at least a diploma qualification
  • Ability to code in modern object-oriented programming like Python, JavaScript, Java or C++ (above 50 hours of prior programming experience)


  • Multiple-Choice Questions
  • Individual/group assignments
  • Project presentations
  • Individual assessments


Upon completion of all 6 modules within a maximum duration of 3 years, participants will be awarded a digital Advanced Certificate in AWS Cloud Architecting and DevOps.

Fees And Funding

Participant ProfileSelf-SponsoredSME (Company Sponsored)Non-SME (Company Sponsored)
Singapore Citizen < 40 years old
Permanent Resident
(After SSG Funding 70%)
(After SSG Funding 70% + ETSS Funding 20%)
(After SSG Funding 70%)
Singapore Citizen ≥ 40 years old$1,190.40
(After SSG Funding 70% + MCES Funding 20%)
(After SSG Funding 70% + MCES Funding 20%)
(After SSG Funding 70% + MCES Funding 20%)
International Participant$10,368
(No Funding)
(No Funding)
(No Funding)

All prices include 8% GST

Post Secondary Education Account (PSEA)
PSEA can be utilised for subsidised programmes eligible for SkillsFuture Credit support. Click here to find out more.

Self Sponsored

SkillsFuture Credit
Singapore Citizens aged 25 and above may use their SkillsFuture Credits to pay for the course fees. The credits may be used on top of existing course fee funding.
This is only applicable to self-sponsored participants. Applications via MySkillsFuture.sg must be made within 60 days before course commencement.
SMU Academy has to be informed on the Claim ID no. and claim amount in order for the correct payable course fee amount to be reflected on the invoice. Please click herefor more details on SkillsFuture Credit.
Workfare Skills Support Scheme
Workfare Skills Support (WSS) Scheme in replacement of Workfare Training Support (WTS) Scheme:
With effect from 1 July 2020, applicants who wish to apply for the WTS Scheme may refer to the WSS Scheme instead. Please click here for more details.

Company Sponsored

Enhanced Training Support Scheme
  • Organisation must be registered or incorporated in Singapore
  • Employment size of not more than 200 or with annual sales turnover of not more than $100 million
  • Trainees must be hired in accordance with the Employment Act and fully sponsored by their employers for the course
  • Trainees must be Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents
  • Trainees must not be a full-time national serviceman
Please click here for more information on ETSS.
Absentee Payroll
Companies who sponsor their employees for the course may apply for Absentee Payroll here. For more information, please refer to:
AP Guide (Non-SME Companies)
Declaration Guide (SME Companies)


Start Date(s)
13 Jun 2023 (Tue)

Intake Information

ModulesIntake 1
[Open for Registration]
ARCHITECTING THE AWS CLOUD20, 21, 22 & 24 Jun 2023
[Open for Registration]
TEST DRIVEN DEVELOPMENT04, 05, 06 & 08 Jul 2023
[Open for Registration]
[Open for Registration]
DEVOPS ON AWS01, 02, 03 & 05 Aug 2023
[Open for Registration]
[Open for Registration]

Speaker/Training Bio

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Ian Choo
Founder, SG Code Campus

Ian holds a Master of Science in Management Science & Engineering from Stanford University and a Bachelor of Arts in Applied Mathematics & Economics from the University of California, Berkeley. His love for computing began when he dived into the study of Computational Engineering and Machine Learning over three years as a graduate student at Stanford. After graduating, he took on a role as a quant risk manager at Barclays Investment Bank, where he got to further sharpen his craft data-munging reams of financial data, programming risk engines and coding up financial models in Python, R, VB.NET and the NAG numerical library (FORTRAN).

As founder of SG Code Campus, Ian has designed and taught curricula in Web and Mobile programming, Cloud Computing, Data Science and Machine Learning to a variety of audiences including kids, youths, Polytechnic, University students, as well as working professionals. He often spends his days working to improve his teaching and better engage learners through a different teaching approaches and course formats.

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Lui Huiliang
Chief Product Officer, SG Code Campus

Huiliang holds a Masters of Science and Bachelor of Science (Honors) from the University of California, Berkeley, in Mechanical Engineering (with a Minor in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research) and was a DSTA (Defence Science and Technology Agency) Overseas Scholarship holder. Upon graduation, he joined the DSTA, where he was a project manager overseeing the acquisition of modelling and simulation systems for training the SAF.

Huiliang currently helms the technology department at Indigo Education Group, where his team uses Python and modern data analytics to extract actionable insights from student enrolment trends and demographic data. He also manages Indigo's online learning platform where he spearheads the design, development and integration of ERP and CRM applications for the smooth running of operations. As an educator with an infectious passion for math, science and engineering, Huiliang believes that programming aptitude is born of interest, and seeks to inspire his students through interesting real-life applications of computer science.

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Yong Yang Chung
Technical Programme Manager, Instructor & Curriculum Developer, SG Code Campus

Yong Yang holds a Bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering (2nd Class Honours, Upper Division) from Nanyang Technological University. As a Senior Instructor with SG Code Campus, he is experienced in technical education, having taught a wide range of topics including Python programming, web development, cloud computing, and data science, to a variety of audiences including adult learners from the finance industry and government organizations. He has also created teaching curricula, managed technical project streams, architected the company's CRM and backend sales system on the Salesforce cloud, and worked on UI/UX website design.

Yong Yang believes in keeping up to date with technical developments and holds many professional certifications including the WSQ Advanced Certificate in Learning and Performance (ACLP) as well as certifications from AWS and Google—the AWS Cloud Practitioner, AWS Solutions Architect - Associate, AWS SysOps administrator - Associate; Google Project Management, GCP Associate Cloud Engineer and GCP Professional Cloud Architect.

Who Should Attend
Fees And Funding
Speaker/Training Bio