AWS Certified! Tips & tricks

Today I passed my first AWS exam – AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate. I’ve been looking at getting some AWS certifications since late 2014 and I have now finally gotten to it (especially since I now work at Amazon).

The exam itself was of average to high difficulty, there were definitely some areas which I could have studied more. My preparation involved 3 months of AWS work as a Support Engineer and also doing the A Cloud Guru exam course online which I highly recommend.

I’m putting up a reference list for learning materials that have been helpful for me while taking the exam:

Last updated July 4th, 2016