Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand's training for Big Data on AWS - Only 2 Days

Why

Seven reasons why you should sit Firebrand's training for AWS's Big Data course

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  1. You'll be Big Data on AWS certified in just 2 days. With us, you’ll be Big Data on AWS trained in record time
  2. Our Big Data on AWS course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals. No hidden extras
  3. Pass Big Data on AWS first time or train again for free. This is our guarantee. We’re confident you’ll pass your course first time. But if not, come back within a year and only pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs
  4. You’ll learn more Big Data on AWS. A day with a traditional training provider generally runs from 9am – 5pm, with a nice long break for lunch. With Firebrand Training you’ll get at least 12 hours/day quality learning time, with your instructor
  5. You’ll learn Big Data on AWS faster. Chances are, you’ll have a different learning style to those around you. We combine visual, auditory and tactile styles to deliver the material in a way that ensures you will learn faster and more easily
  6. You’ll be studying Big Data on AWS with the best. We’ve been named in Training Industry’s “Top 20 IT Training Companies of the Year” every year since 2010. As well as winning many more awards, we’ve trained and certified 68,075 professionals, and we’re partners with all of the big names in the business
  7. You'll do more than study Firebrand's courseware for Big Data on AWS. We use practical exercises to make sure you can apply your new knowledge to the work environment. Our instructors use demonstrations and real-world experience to keep the day interesting and engaging

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What

Learn how to use cloud-based big data solutions, like Amazon Elastic MapReduce (EMR), Amazon Redshift and Amazon Kinesis, with Firebrand’s accelerated training for Big Data on AWS.

On this 2-day course, you’ll identify common tools and technologies you can use to create big data solutions, as well as learning how to use the MapReduce and Hive programming framework.

Use best practices to build big data environments for effective security by working with Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon Redshift and Amazon Kinesis. On Firebrand’s accelerated course, you’ll also learn how to:

  • Incorporate AWS solutions inside of a big data ecosystem
  • Use visualisation software to show data and queries
  • Control in-memory analytics with Spark and Spark SQL
  • Manage ingesting, transferring and compressing data
  • Process data using Hadoop tools like Hive and Hue

If you’re responsible for designing and implementing big data solutions, or a Data Scientist/Data Analyst who needs to learn more about big data on AWS, this course is ideal for you.

This accelerated course provides training and knowledge equivalent to AWS’s Big Data on AWS course.

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Other accelerated training providers rely heavily on lecture and independent self-testing and study.

Effective technical instruction must be highly varied and interactive to keep attention levels high, promote camaraderie and teamwork between the students and instructor, and solidify knowledge through hands-on learning.

Firebrand Training provides instruction to meet every learning need:

  • Intensive group instruction
  • One-on-one instruction attention
  • Hands-on labs
  • Lab partner and group exercises
  • Question and answer drills
  • Independent study

This information has been provided as a helpful tool for candidates considering training. Courses that include certification come with a Certification Guarantee. Pass first time or train again for free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs). We do not make any guarantees about personal successes or benefits of obtaining certification. Benefits of certification determined through studies do not guarantee any particular personal successes.

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  • An overview of Big Data on Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • How to use ingestion, transfer, and compression
  • Storage solutions on AWS
  • How to store and query data on DynamoDB
  • Amazon Kinesis and Big Data processing
  • Apache Hadoop and Amazon EMR
  • How to use Amazon Elastic MapReduce (EMR)
  • Introduction to Hadoop programming frameworks
  • Processing server logs with Hive
  • Chemistry data processing with Hadoop Streaming on Amazon EMR
  • Streamlining your Amazon EMR experience with Hue
  • Running Pig Scripts in Hue on Amazon Elastic MapReduce (EMR)
  • Spark on Amazon EMR
  • Creating and Querying Tables with Spark and Spark SQL on Amazon EMR
  • Your guide to managing Amazon EMR costs
  • Learn how to secure your Amazon EMR deployments
  • How to use columnar datastores and data warehouses
  • Using Amazon Redshift with Big Data
  • Optimising your Amazon Redshift environment
  • Design patterns with Big Data
  • Visualising and orchestrating Big Data
  • Using Tibco Spotfire to visualise Big Data

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Firebrand Training offers top-quality technical education and certification training in an all-inclusive course package specifically designed for the needs and ease of our students. We attend to every detail so our students can focus solely on their studies and certification goals.

Our Accelerated Learning Programmes include:

  • Intensive Hands-on Training Utilising our (Lecture | Lab | Review)TM Delivery
  • Comprehensive Study Materials, Program Courseware and Self-Testing Software including MeasureUp *
  • Fully instructor-led program with 24 hour lab access
  • Examination vouchers **
  • On site testing ***
  • Accommodation, all meals, unlimited beverages, snacks and tea / coffee****
  • Transportation to/from designated local railway stations
  • Examination Passing Policy

Our instructors teach to accommodate every student's learning needs through individualised instruction, hands-on labs, lab partner and group exercises, independent study, self-testing, and question/answer drills.

Firebrand Training has dedicated, well-equipped educational facilities where you will attend instruction and labs and have access to comfortable study and lounging rooms. Our students consistently say our facilities are second-to-none.

Firebrand goes digital

We’re currently migrating from printed to digital courseware. Some courseware is already available in digital, while other books remain in printed form. To find out if this course is digital, call us on 080 80 800 888.

There are several benefits of easy-to-use digital courseware: downloads are immediate, and you’ll always have your courseware available wherever you are. You won’t need to wait for a printed book to be delivered before you start learning – and it’s better for the environment. You can choose to download the courseware to your own device, or borrow one of ours.

Considering a Microsoft course? Always have the most up-to-date Microsoft digital courseware with ‘Fresh Editions’. This gives you access to all versions of digital courseware – you’ll receive updates and revisions of your textbook, at no charge, for the life of that course.

Examination Passing Policy

Should a student complete a Firebrand Training Program without having successfully passed all vendor examinations, the student may re-attend that program for a period of one year.  Students will only be responsible for accommodations and vendor exam fees.

Please note

  • * Not on all courses
  • ** Examination vouchers are not included for the following courses: PMI, GIAC and CISSP CBK Review. Exam vouchers may also not be included for Apprentices and will require a separate purchase by an employer due to Education and Skills Funding Agency guidelines.
  • *** On site testing is not included for our PMI, GIAC, CREST, CSX Practitioner or ITIL Managers and Revision Certification Courses
  • **** Accommodation not included on the CISSP CBK Review Seminar

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You should possess basic knowledge of big data technologies, like:

  • Apache Hadoop
  • MapReduce
  • HDFS
  • SQL/NoSQL querying

You should also possess:

  • Working knowledge of core AWS Services and public cloud implementation
  • Basic understanding of data warehousing, relational database systems, and database design

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites?

Don’t worry - we’ll discuss your technical background, experience and qualifications to determine whether this accelerated course suits you.

Just call us on 080 80 800 888 and speak to one of our enrolment consultants.

Firebrand is an immersive environment and requires commitment. Some prerequisites are simply guidelines; you may find your unique experience, attitude and determination enables you to succeed on your accelerated course.

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Reviews

Here's the Firebrand Training review section. Since 2001 we've trained exactly 68,075 students and asked them all to review our Accelerated Learning. Currently, 96.68% have said Firebrand exceeded their expectations.

Read reviews from recent accelerated courses below or visit Firebrand Stories for written and video interviews from our alumni.


"The course was well paced and was very informative and covered topics in an organised manner. I was able to also do more practice questions and there were lots of discussions related to industry application and I look forward to applying them in real world. I would definitely recommend and happy to give a 5* rating."
M.S., Freelance. - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand's training for AWS's Certified Solutions Architect – Associate certification (3 days) (2018.6.4 to 2018.6.6)

"I have used Firebrand for my training needs several times over the last few years. The boot-camp style of delivery is so effective, and ensures you get all the knowledge required is a consolidated time frame. The quality of material and the knowledge of the trainers is first rate. Highly recommended all round!"
Shaun Laughton , Shaun Laughton Consulting Limited. - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand training for AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate and Professional certification (6 days) (2018.6.4 to 2018.6.9)

"6 days was a tough grind, but the instructor was excellent and you really get to immerse yourself. A notoriously difficult certification achieved in 6 days!"
T.N.. - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand training for AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate and Professional certification (6 days) (2018.4.16 to 2018.4.21)

"A difficult subject that is taught as thoroughly as possible within the time-frame, giving every opportunity to gain the certificate."
Anonymous - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand's training for AWS's Certified Solutions Architect – Professional certification (3 days) (2018.4.19 to 2018.4.21)

"I'm here for the AWS Solutions Architect Professional 6 day course and I'm currently getting ready for the Professional exam. The course is well structured and Firebrand create a good environment for learning. The instructor demonstrates a wide range of knowledge across different technologies and makes himself available for any further queries. Pass or fail, I've learnt a lot about AWS over the past week."
Anonymous - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand training for AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate and Professional certification (6 days) (2018.4.16 to 2018.4.21)

"Great experience, training is very good. Would recommend Firebrand to others."
Anonymous - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand's training for AWS's Certified Solutions Architect – Associate certification (3 days) (2018.2.12 to 2018.2.14)

"A great way to get into the mindset of learning and (hopefully) passing the exam!"
Richard Bignell, Travis Perkins. - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand's training for AWS's Certified Solutions Architect – Professional certification (3 days) (2018.4.19 to 2018.4.21)

"I was never convinced intense courses are the path for learning but in this world of evolving demands on life - it suited my requirement. It has given me a great insight into AWS and I have for-filled my needs to understand the AWS position in the cloud much better. I look forward to planning my next course with FireBrand."
A.R.. - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand's training for AWS's Certified Solutions Architect – Associate certification (3 days) (2018.4.16 to 2018.4.18)

"The instructor was brilliant. I like the hands-on approach. Various labs during the class help me in overall understanding of AWS. The class environment was brilliant and it helped me focus on my exams. I achieved both AWS associate and professional certificates. "
Abhinandan Rohila. - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand training for AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate and Professional certification (6 days) (2018.2.12 to 2018.2.17)

"Firebrand deliver what they say. You will pass the exam and come out with a lot of knowledge and confidence."
Y.A.. - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand's training for AWS's Certified Solutions Architect – Professional certification (3 days) (2018.2.15 to 2018.2.17)

"A quick and efficient way to get totally immersed in technology and to accelerate your learning and understanding."
Darren McDonagh, Avis Budget Group. - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand's training for AWS's Certified Solutions Architect – Professional certification (3 days) (2018.2.15 to 2018.2.17)

"Great format for learning, completely immerse yourself and live and breathe AWS for 3 days. Thank you, passed the exam on the first attempt... "
A.C., Orange Business Services. - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand training for AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate and Professional certification (6 days) (2018.2.12 to 2018.2.17)

"Great facility, great teacher, overall an amazing experience."
Johan Van Loon, Bearpole. - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand training for AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate and Professional certification (6 days) (2017.11.27 to 2017.12.2)

"Great Course. I've gone from little knowledge of AWS to understanding lots about the AWS cloud stack in a short amount of time!"
M.W.. - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand training for AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate and Professional certification (6 days) (2017.10.2 to 2017.10.7)

"Excellent training again, great level of knowledge and depth of the subject."
Anonymous - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand training for AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate and Professional certification (6 days) (2017.10.2 to 2017.10.7)

"I chose Firebrand training based on previous training experiences. It works out cost effective and a productive means of undertaking training over a shorter period of days. My experience of this course is no different and I am happy that my learning objectives have been achieved."
Abdul Khot, AMSA InfoSec Ltd. - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand training for AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate and Professional certification (6 days) (2017.10.2 to 2017.10.7)

"One of the best courses I have been on. The instructor was refreshingly knowledgeable and happy to share his skills. Intense but worth it."
B.W.. - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand's training for AWS's Certified Solutions Architect – Associate certification (3 days) (2017.10.2 to 2017.10.4)

"Excellent Teachers and brilliant accommodation!"
Simon Clayton, monkeyz Consulting LTD. - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand training for AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate and Professional certification (6 days) (2017.8.21 to 2017.8.26)

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Ben Styling, Citrix. - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand's training for AWS's Certified Solutions Architect – Associate certification (3 days) (2016.12.12 to 2016.12.14)

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Paul OSullivan. - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand's training for AWS's Certified Solutions Architect – Professional certification (3 days) (2016.12.16 to 2016.12.18)

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Samuel Waymouth, Contractor (KPMG). - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand's training for AWS's Certified Solutions Architect – Professional certification (3 days) (2016.12.16 to 2016.12.18)

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Paul OSullivan, CSC. - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand's training for AWS's Certified Solutions Architect – Associate certification (3 days) (2016.10.10 to 2016.10.12)

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Alain Dedeurwaerder. - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand's training for AWS's Certified Solutions Architect – Associate certification (3 days) (2018.5.22 to 2018.5.24)

"I did my CCNA several years ago, it was a great experience. I highly recommend Firebrand for AWS and bootcamp. "
G. R.. - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand training for AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate and Professional certification (6 days) (2018.3.5 to 2018.3.10)

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Matthias Alt, solutionDrive GmbH. - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand's training for AWS's Certified Solutions Architect – Professional certification (3 days) (2017.12.14 to 2017.12.16)

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