Aws Solutions Architect Associate Pass The Saa C02 Exam

We cover everything you need to know to pass the current 2020 AWS Certified Solution Architect Associate SAA-C02 exam.

Last updated 2022-01-10 | 4.5

- Learn to build high-performance
- cost-optimized
- resilient
- and operationally efficient AWS architectures
- Prepare for the SAA-C02 AWS Solutions Architect - Associate exam
- Get ready to become Amazon Certified

What you'll learn

Learn to build high-performance
and operationally efficient AWS architectures
Prepare for the SAA-C02 AWS Solutions Architect - Associate exam
Get ready to become Amazon Certified

* Requirements

* Completion of the AWS Cloud Practitioner course or certification is recommended
* but not required.
* Basic computer knowledge
* Internet connection
* A Windows
* Linux or Mac Laptop or PC
* Be willing to register for a free AWS Account


An AWS Certification is one of the hottest IT certifications in the job market today! Get your AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate certification and change your life. The world has been experiencing major changes in the last few years. Rather than running infrastructure on prep (on premise), companies are moving to the cloud.

This course was created from the ground up for the new 2020 AWS certification exam. Make sure you're ready to pass the AWS Solutions Architect Associate exam by taking this course.

Don't miss out on the opportunities this trend is presenting. Make sure that you get involved.

This course, designed and delivered by Anthony Sequeira, a renowned online trainer since 1996, was built specifically for Udemy and includes:

  • Concise, focused lectures on specific AWS concepts and technologies

  • An organization that directly mirrors the official exam objectives

  • Hands-On Challenges that ensure you have mastered key concepts

  • Milestone quizzes to assess learning throughout the course

  • Two full practice exams, the second more difficult than the first

  • Additional study assignments including key white-papers and tools

Amazon Web Services or aws is one of the most important skills you need to gain in 2020. Don't miss our on this opportunity to improve your career with cloud services.

Who this course is for:

  • Any students interested in architecting successful solutions in AWS
  • Anyone interested in AWS professional certifications

Course content

7 sections • 84 lectures

Start using AWS RIGHT NOW!! (Hands-On) Preview 04:04

Getting hands-on experience is the BEST way to learn a new technology. In this video, we get you started immediately, signing up for a FREE AWS account and launching a virtual machine in the cloud.

Welcome to AWS Solutions Architect Associate Preview 01:47

About Your Instructor Preview 01:03

Your AWS Solutions Architect - Associate Study Tracker

Here is a study tracker you can use as you are working through your studies of this exciting technology.

Some Advantages of Cloud Preview 10:33

Some Key Services of AWS Preview 12:46

AWS Management Options Preview 09:18

The Well Architected Framework Preview 03:09

The AWS Global Infrastructure Preview 08:04

The Basics of Cloud and AWS Milestone Quiz

Great job completing the first major section of the course. At this point, I bet you are super excited to dive right in and start designing killer AWS solutions. Not so fast! Let's pause and make sure you have mastered some key material from this section! 

Section 1 Review Preview 06:09

Introduction Preview 01:16

What is a Multi-Tier Architecture Preview 06:12

Using a Single EC2 Instance for Multi-Tier Preview 24:40

Advantages of the Multi-tier Design Preview 04:41

Decoupling in your Designs Preview 05:40

SQS Preview 10:31

SNS Preview 06:59

API Gateway Preview 02:29

Autoscaling Preview 14:58

Load Balancing Preview 04:12

Choosing Resilient Storage Preview 15:29

Hands-On Challenge: S3 Preview 02:11

Solution: S3 Preview 09:19

Working with Glacier Preview 11:53

CloudFormation Preview 10:09

Hands-On Challenge: CloudFormation Preview 02:07

Solution: CloudFormation Preview 16:44

Sample Questions Preview 03:00

Resilient Architecture Milestone Quiz

Are you ready to prove what you know in the Resilient Architecture section! Here is your milestone quiz.

Section 2 Review Preview 06:09

Introduction Preview 01:03

CloudWatch Preview 07:01

ECS Preview 03:58

Lambda Preview 14:34

Storage Gateway Preview 08:35

Snowball Preview 07:59

VPCs Preview 12:12

Hands-On Challenge: Building a VPC Preview 02:56

Solution: Building a VPC Preview 22:57

Route 53 Preview 09:43

CloudFront Preview 04:54

Self Managed DB Solutions Preview 04:36

AWS RDS Preview 06:29

DynamoDB Preview 03:41

ElastiCache Preview 05:48

Redshift Preview 06:37

DMS Preview 05:24

DataSync Preview 05:48

Athena Preview 14:23

Macie Preview 03:54

Kinesis Preview 05:43

Sample Questions Preview 02:35

High Performance Architecture Milestone Quiz

It is time to assess your progress in this area. This is even more important with this section thanks to the large amount of subjects.

Section 3 Review Preview 15:05

Introduction Preview 01:24

IAM Preview 07:34

Hands-On Challenge: Using IAM Preview 01:24

Solution: Using IAM Preview 05:23

Firewalls in AWS Preview 07:31

AWS WAF and Other Tools Preview 09:41

AWS KMS Preview 10:09

Sample Questions Preview 01:37

LIVE DEMO: EC2 Security and Best Practices Preview 28:51

Secure Architectures Milestone Quiz

It is time to see where you might have weak areas in the secure architecture section.

Section 4 Review Preview 04:51

Introduction Preview 00:54

AWS Organizations Preview 03:28

Billing Alarms Preview 05:28

Cost-Effective Compute and DB Preview 10:26

EC2 Instance Purchase Options Preview 05:49

Cost-Optimized Network Architectures Preview 07:24

S3 Storage Classes Preview 04:25

Sample Questions Preview 01:57

Next Steps Preview 00:33

Cost Optimized Architectures Milestone Quiz

Check your knowledge in this final domain of the AWS Solutions Architect - Associate blueprint.

Section 5 Review Preview 07:21

AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate (SAA-C02) - Practice Exam 1

Here is your first practice exam. Use this to check what you need to study further, and also get yourself prepared for the level of difficulty of the actual exam.

AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate (SAA-C02) - Practice Exam 2

Here it Practice Exam 2. Remember to use this exam to pin point your weak exam objective areas. Also feel free to take notes on minor facts or details you learn about services of AWS.

The AWS Well-Architected Framework - Overview

Here is a great PDF to read that teaches you all about the design goals with AWS that you should consider.

Select FAQs - EC2, S3, VPC, Route 53, RDS, SQS

Here are links for you that take you right to select FAQs from Amazon on the following services - EC2, S3, VPC, Route 53, RDS, SQS. Read these FAQs to take your knowledge to the next level on these core foundational services of AWS.

AWS Vocabulary Builder

This assignment allows you to enhance your AWS vocabulary. This is a critical skill when you are interested in mastering AWS certifications.

Coinbase Case Study

In this assignment, you will read about how Coinbase used AWS when they were just a startup. Thanks in great part to AWS, they have been able to thrive!

Recommended Reading List

Here is a list of recommended titles you might be interested in for reading more about these Sol. Arch. topics!