AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate

R3 328.50

AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate is a great starting point on the AWS Certification path for individuals who may have experience working in a systems administrator role; experience in AWS technology; strong on-premises IT experience and understanding of mapping on-premises to cloud; or experience working in other cloud services.

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People Industry partner: Amazon
Certificate Certified by Optimi College

Course code: C01044



AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate

AWS SysOps Associate 2022: Architecting AWS to Meet Business Needs
AWS SysOps Associate 2022: Network Settings
AWS SysOps Associate 2022: Firewall Solutions
AWS SysOps Associate 2022: Storage & Data Classification
AWS SysOps Associate 2022: Database Services
AWS SysOps Associate 2022: Managing EC2 Instances
AWS SysOps Associate 2022: DNS Name Resolution
AWS SysOps Associate 2022: Identity and Access Management
AWS SysOps Associate 2022: Managing Application Workloads
AWS SysOps Associate 2022: Key & Certificate Management
AWS SysOps Associate 2022: Automation
AWS SysOps Associate 2022: Systems Manager
AWS SysOps Associate 2022: Managing AWS Accounts
AWS SysOps Associate 2022: Business Continuity
AWS SysOps Associate 2022: AWS Backup
AWS SysOps Associate 2022: Managing Costs
AWS SysOps Associate 2022: Monitoring Services
AWS SysOps Associate 2022: Security & Health
AWS SysOps Associate 2022: Sample Exam Lab Scenarios

The ability to read and write in English.

Learners must be at least 16 years of age.

Expertise level: Intermediate

Course type: Industry endorsed

Industry partner: Amazon

Certification: Certificate confirming course completion.

Certification issued by: Optimi College

Assessment information:

The AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate (SOA-C02) exam is intended for system administrators in a cloud operations role. The exam validates a candidate’s ability to deploy, manage, and operate workloads on AWS.


Exam information:

  • Level: Associate
  • Length: 130 minutes to complete the exam.
  • Format: 65 scoring opportunities that may be multiple choice or multiple response.
  • Delivery method: Pearson VUE testing center or online proctored exam.
  • Exam fees are not included in the course fee.

Course fee: R3 328.50

Deposit: R1 667.40

Monthly instalment: R553.70

Payment duration: 3 months

Study duration: You will have course access for 12 months. To complete the course, we recommend a total of 30 hours of study, e.g. study 1 hour per day and complete your course in 1 month.

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