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AWS Certified Developer Associate Exam Training DVA-C01

Pass your AWS Certified Developer Exam with this AWS Developer Training | AWS Certified Developer Practice Test included

4.66 / 5.0
21079 students29 hours 13 minutes

Created by Neal Davis | AWS Certified Solutions Architect & Developer, offered on Udemy

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This popular AWS Developer Associate Training for the AWS Certified Developer Associate certification exam (DVA-C01) is packed with over 28 hours of comprehensive video lessons, practical exercises, full-length practice exam simulation, quizzes and exam-crams. With our mixture of in-depth theory, architectural diagrams and hands-on training, you'll learn how to architect and build applications on Amazon Web Services, fully preparing you for the AWS Developer Certification exam. With this complete Udemy AWS Developer training course, you have everything you need to comfortably pass the AWS Developer Certification exam at the first attempt.

How is this course different?

We are big believers in using practical exercises to improve memory retention and contextualize knowledge. We have included many hours of hands-on guided exercises, so you get to build a practical skillset. The course also includes many visual slides to help you understand the concepts. All practical exercises are backed by architectural diagrams so you can visualize what you're developing on Amazon Web Services. By the end of this course, you will have acquired a strong experience-based skillset on AWS along with the confidence to ace your AWS Certified Developer Associate exam first time!

With this Udemy AWS Developer training, you'll learn AWS Serverless using AWS Lambda, API Gateway, DynamoDB & Cognito, get hands-on with AWS Databases including DynamoDB, build Microservices architectures with Docker containers on Amazon ECS and create Continuous Integration and Delivery (CI/CD) pipelines with AWS CodeCommit, CodeDeploy, CodePipeline and so much more!

BONUS OFFER - Practice Exam in Training Mode

We are now offering FREE 6-month access to the AWS Digital Cloud Training website (registration required with name and email) where you get to access your bonus practice exam in training mode (no time limit). This allows you to check answers after every question (not possible on Udemy) and will help you prepare for your exam.


There are many FREE previews so you can see how we prepare you for the AWS Certified Developer Associate (DVA-C01) exam - using a combination of theoretical lectures and guided practical hands-on lessons.


You get a free study guide in PDF format to help you plan your study so you can pass your AWS Certified Developer exam in 55 days or less! Allocate around 60-90 min each day to studying and you'll be ready to earn your AWS certification in no time at all.


  • HANDS-ON LESSONS: To gain more practical experience with AWS services, you have the opportunity to explore our guided hands-on exercises

  • HIGH-QUALITY VISUALS: We've spared no effort to create a highly visual training course with lots of table and diagrams to illustrate the concepts

  • EXAM-CRAM LECTURES: Get through the key exam facts in the shortest time possible with 3 hours of exam-cram lectures. Use the Exam Cram PDF (available for download) for last-minute exam preparation

  • QUIZ QUESTIONS: At the end of each section you get to review your knowledge with over 110 quiz questions that test your understanding and measure your progress

  • FULL-LENGTH PRACTICE TEST: Assess your exam readiness with the full-length AWS Developer Associate Practice Exam that is included in your course. This practice test is timed and scored simulating the real exam environment so you get familiar with the AWS exam format, style and difficulty

  • BONUS: Take the practice test in Training Mode (check your answers instantly - no time limit) on the Digital Cloud Training platform

  • DETAILED EXPLANATIONS & REFERENCE LINKS: Every question includes deep-dive reference links and detailed explanations that describe why each answer is correct or incorrect

  • PRESENTED IN A PROFESSIONAL WAY: Your instructor (native speaker) uses clear and easy to understand language and presents the material in a professional way - focused and to the point

  • CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION: Upon course completion, you get to download your Certificate of Completion issued by Udemy

  • ACCESS DIAGRAMS & SLIDES: All diagrams and slides presented throughout the course are available for download in PDF format.

  • CODE & FILES PROVIDED: All code samples are provided so you can become a competent AWS Cloud Developer by practicing in your own AWS Free Tier account

  • ALWAYS UP TO DATE: Our teachings reflect the latest DVA-C01 exam blueprint. All students have lifetime access to all future updates

  • RESPONSIVE SUPPORT: Our team of AWS experts comprehensively respond to all of your questions, concerns and feedback

  • ACTIVE Q&A DISCUSSION BOARD: Join the discussion on AWS related topics in our discussion forum where our students share their recent exam experience offering feedback on which topics were covered

  • MOBILE ACCESS: Study on the go and access all resources from your mobile phone - anywhere, anytime


Check out the excellent course reviews from our many students who passed their AWS exam with an average passing score of over 850!

"I've been through many AWS Developer courses and found this one to be the best one. I passed with 953/1000. Highly recommended."

"Passed the exam yesterday at first attempt with 941/1000 score. Thank you very much, Neal! Excellent course and great tests! Highly recommend this course to anyone who is interested in DVA-C01 certification!"

"Neal Davis does it again! He has produced yet another super detailed course on AWS certification... It is precisely that rigor and exhaustiveness that will prepare you for these exams. I've leveraged numerous resources, but Neal stands head and shoulders above the competition."


This AWS Developer training is highly suitable for both AWS beginners and experienced students. While AWS or programming experience may be useful, it is NOT a prerequisite to enroll in this course as you'll have access to everything you need to succeed. Rest assured that with this ultimate exam preparation, you'll be in the best position to pass the AWS Developer exam the first time.


Hi, my name is Neal Davis - I'll be your instructor for this AWS Developer Associate exam training. Cloud Computing is my passion - which is why I founded Digital Cloud Training - offering AWS certification training resources that represent a higher quality standard than is otherwise available in the market. I created this comprehensive training course so that you get to ace your AWS exam and achieve your career goals. I enjoy teaching on Udemy as it allows me to leverage my knowledge and hands-on experience that I have built over the last 20 years…Yes, I've been working in the Cloud space since its very beginning!


  • Over 500,000 students enrolled in our AWS courses

  • 4.7 Star instructor ratings from over 80,000 reviews

  • Our students pass the AWS exam with an average score of over 85%

Watch the intro video to find out why students choose Digital Cloud Training to prepare for their AWS exams.


We are totally confident in the value of our Udemy AWS Developer Exam Training which comes with a 30-day unconditional money-back guarantee. Fast-track your AWS exam success and get lifetime access now - risk-free!


This course covers all of the following topics that are included in the AWS Certified Developer Associate (CDA-C01) exam guide and are featuring on the exam today:

  • AWS Serverless including AWS Lambda, Amazon API Gateway, Amazon DynamoDB, AWS Cognito and the AWS serverless application model (SAM)

  • Docker containers on AWS with Amazon Elastic Container Service (ECS) and AWS Fargate

  • AWS Developer Tools including AWS CodeCommit, CodeBuild, CodeDeploy, CodePipeline and CodeStar

  • Amazon EC2 including Auto Scaling and Elastic Load Balancing (ELB)

  • Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) including Security Groups, Network ACLs and Flow Logs

  • Amazon Route 53 and Amazon CloudFront

  • AWS Storage including Amazon S3 and Amazon EBS

  • The AWS CLI, SDK and APIs

  • AWS CloudFormation and Elastic Beanstalk

  • Amazon RDS, ElastiCache, and DynamoDB DAX

  • AWS Application integration services including Amazon SQS, SNS, AWS Step Functions and Amazon Kinesis

  • Monitoring, logging and tracing with Amazon CloudWatch, CloudTrail and AWS X-Ray

  • Security and access management with AWS IAM, Cognito, KMS, ACM, Systems Manager, and Secrets Manager

About the AWS Certified Developer Associate Certification

The AWS Certified Developer Associate certification is one of the most sought-after certifications in the cloud computing industry. AWS Cloud Developers are in huge demand and salaries can be above $150,000 USD per annum. The AWS Certified Developer exam aims to test knowledge of the key services and tools used by developers creating applications on AWS.

When you're ready to book your exam you can do so on the AWS Training portal. Curious about the AWS Developer certification cost? The AWS Developer Certification cost is $150 USD in most regions and you currently have the choice of an online proctored exam or test center (subject to availability).

OUR MISSION is to ensure you pass the first time and don't waste time or money. After going through the entire course and testing your knowledge with the AWS Certified Developer Associate Practice Exam and Quiz Questions that we provide, you'll be more than ready for the real AWS exam.

What you will learn

  • THE ULTIMATE EXAM PREP: We’ll teach you everything you need to know to pass your AWS Developer Associate exam first time AND master the cloud in the real world
  • 28 HOURS OF INSTRUCTOR-GUIDED LECTURES: With our practical exercises, you'll learn how to architect and build applications on Amazon Web Services
  • EXAM CRAM LECTURES : These fast-paced slide lectures are perfect for quick revision of the most important facts before you sit your exam
  • FULL-LENGTH PRACTICE TEST: Get familiar with the real AWS exam format, style and difficulty with this practice exam that is timed and scored
  • BONUS: Take the practice test in Training Mode (check your answers instantly - no time limit) on the Digital Cloud Training platform
  • QUIZ QUESTIONS: Review your knowledge with over 110 unique questions that test your understanding and measure your progress
  • ACTIVE Q&A FORUM: In this discussion board, students ask questions and share their recent exam experience offering feedback on which topics were covered
  • RESPONSIVE SUPPORT: Our team of AWS experts respond to all of your questions, concerns or feedback
  • ALWAYS UP TO DATE: Our teachings reflect the latest DVA-C01 exam guide. All students have lifetime access to all future updates
  • PRESENTED IN A PROFESSIONAL WAY: Focused and to the point, clear language with subtitles
  • ALL DIAGRAMS, CODE AND SLIDES: Available for download in PDF format


  • No need for previous AWS cloud experience as we'll teach you the foundations of Amazon Web Services
  • Basic IT knowledge is recommended
  • A free-tier AWS account is recommended to follow along with the practice labs - we’ll show you step by step how to create one
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  • Price: $94.99
  • Platform: Udemy
  • Language: English
  • 29 hours 13 minutes
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bestcourses score: 8.9/10

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