How to prepare and pass AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Certification exam:
Structured approach can make you prepare well and pass the exam in first attempt. Firstly you should not get confused with so much scattered information available on web.
Refer to Amazon training page which has clear demarcation of certification path and their scope.
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Please refer following link for more details: https://aws.amazon.com/certification/
The AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner examination is intended for individuals who have the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively demonstrate an overall understanding of the AWS Cloud, independent of specific technical roles addressed by other AWS Certifications (for example, AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate, AWS Certified Developer - Associate, or AWS Certified SysOps Administrator - Associate).
Did you know that being an AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner is a prerequisite to achieving Specialty certification or an optional start toward Associate certification?
When it comes to Certified Cloud Practitioner please refer following link: https://aws.amazon.com/certification/certified-cloud-practitioner/
Don’t get scared with prerequisite. AWS CCP is foundation exam and easy to crack if you do couple of weeks study and mock tests without fail. Don’t appear in exam until you start getting around 85% in each mock tests.
For Exam preparation 3 things are very important:Edit
1. Free 7 hours training available on Amazon under: https://aws.amazon.com/training/course-descriptions/cloud-practitioner-essentials/Edit
2. Read recommended white papers without fail as you will get lot of questions from there:Edit
- Overview of Amazon Web Services whitepaper, April 2017
- Architecting for the Cloud: AWS Best Practices whitepaper, February 2016
- How AWS Pricing Works whitepaper, March 2016
- The Total Cost of (Non) Ownership of Web Applications in the Cloud whitepaper, August 2012
- Compare AWS Support Plans webpage
3. Last but not the least mock tests with 400+ questions available on udemy with discounted price. Please refer the following link which has discounted coupon applied.
Download the exam guide from https://aws.amazon.com/certification/certified-cloud-practitioner/Edit
Read recommended white papers without fail as you will get lot of questions from there.
It will help you to pass the exam in your first attempt as well as improve knowledge on AWS services with the help of answer explanation and reference link
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Once you feel you are ready and getting more than 85% consistently, please go ahead and schedule your exam.
First you have to create Certification account from the link: https://www.aws.training/certification?src=certification
Once you are done with Account creation, you would be able to login and you will find option to Schedule New Exam.
Select the relevant exam, centre and timing and go ahead.
As of today (Oct 2018) exam fee is $100.
Wish you good luck for your AWS journey.