The AWS Certified Big Data – Specialty exam validates technical skills and experience in designing and implementing AWS services to derive value from data. Join this full-day, advanced-level bootcamp to learn how to prepare for the exam. The bootcamp covers the structure of the exam, including question formats. The majority of the time is spent discussing several data-driven use cases. Attendees also receive a voucher for a free online practice exam.


This bootcamp teaches you how to:

  • Understand the AWS certification process and what to expect from the AWS Certified Big Data – Specialty
  • Understand the content domains that will be tested.
  • Implement core AWS big data services according to architectural best practices.
  • Leverage tools to automate data analysis on AWS.

Intended Audience

This bootcamp is intended for data architects, developers, and solutions architects who are preparing to take the AWS Certified Big Data – Specialty exam.


We recommend that attendees of this bootcamp have the following prerequisites:

  • At least two years of hands-on experience performing complex big data analyses on AWS
  • A current AWS associate-level certification

Delivery Method

This bootcamp is delivered through a mix of:

  • Instructor-Led Training (ILT)
  • Group discussion
  • Sample exercise questions


Note: There are no technical lab exercises in this bootcamp; however, a laptop is required to access course materials. Technical lab exercises will be provided to students after completion of the bootcamp.


One day


This bootcamp covers the following concepts:

  • Testing Center Information and Expectations
  • Exam Overview and Structure
  • Content Domains and Question Breakdown
  • Topics and Concepts With Content Domains
  • Question Structure and Interpretation Techniques
  • Practice Exam Questions