AWS re/Start programme

Gain the skills to start a career in IT working with AWS Cloud

AWS re/Start and the UpSkill Academy have teamed up to offer this free, full-time training programme to unemployed learners from marginalised communities who are  interested in a career building with  AWS Cloud.

What will I learn?

Technical Skills

  • How cloud computing works
  • AWS Cloud skills
  • How to use different
    programing languages
  • All skills required for AWS Certification

Behaviour &
Mindset Skills

  • Effective communication
  • Problem solving
  • Teamwork

Learn the information you need to become a certified AWS Cloud Practitioner! And if that wasn’t enough, the programme also provides an opportunity for learners to develop  professional skills such as adaptive communication, time management, CV building, and interviewing to prepare for employer meetings and interviews following your successful completion of the programme.

Delivery methods

Live training sessions
Hands-on practice labs
1:1 mentoring
Coursework activities

What careers can I pursue following the programme?

IT technician
Data Centre technician
IT support
Customer support
Software engineering
Roles supporting
cloud deployment

Want to find out more about a career in cloud computing?

Check out the video below:

What your cloud journey will look like:

How to apply

1.
Apply for the AWS re/Start programme – no technology experience is required
2.
Interview with our team to ensure it’s right for you
4.
Interview with our team to ensure it’s right for you
3.
Interview with our team to ensure it’s right for you
5.
Prepare for interviews and employer meetings
6.
Graduate
7.
Advance in your career!

FAQS

1.
Q: Where does the programme take place?
A: It is delivered online to learners based across London
6.
Q: Where must I be based?
A: You must live in London
2.
Q: How much does it cost?
A: It is completely free to learners!
7.
Q: Are there any legal requirements that I need to fulfil?
A: You must have the legal right to work and live in the UK
3.
Q: How much does it cost?
A: It is completely free to learners!
8.
Q: What do I need to provide to be accepted to the programme?
A: You must be able to demonstrate your interest and passion for a career in technology
4.
Q: How old must I be?
A: You must be 18+
9.
Q: Do I need to have a specific background?
A: You must represent a marginalised group or community
5.
Q: What about my employment status?
A: You must not currently be in education, training, or employment
10.
Q: What does my availability need to be like?
A: You must be ready to start a full-time job straight after your graduation

Interested?

Apply today!