Amazon Cloud Practitioner and IT Fundamentals



Launch a career in technology with CodeFactory in cooperation with the Amazon Web Services re/Start program.

This program, launched by CodeFactory in cooperation with Amazon Web Services, is a full-time skills development program to jump-start your career working in cloud computing. A technology background is not required to apply and the program is focused on unemployed and underemployed individuals.

AWS re/Start and CodeFactory Vienna have teamed up to offer this online [or in-person] program in Vienna. Through scenario-based learning, hands-on labs, and coursework, learners gain the skills they need for an entry-level cloud role. In the program, you’ll also focus on professional skills such as adaptive communication, time management, resume building, and interviewing to prepare for employer meeting and interviews. You will learn cloud computing skills and prepare for AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner certification with free access to practice and full exams.
After you graduate, CodeFactory Vienna will connect you with employers and help you move into your new working life.

What your journey to the cloud will look like:

  • Apply – no technology experience is required
  • Secure your course-funding through AMS or WAFF (depending on the WAFF program, funding may be partial only) with CodeFactorys help. With funding through these external partners, your course-participation may even be tuition-free!
  • Interview and information session
  • Orientation with online materials
  • Class begins!
  • Prepare for interviews and employer meetings
  • Extend your knowledge with programming lessons
  • Graduation 
  • Advance your career!

Course chapters:

What skills will I learn? Through hands-on interactive sessions, you’ll learn technical, behavioral and mindset skills to prepare you to launch a career in the cloud.

Skills in Cloud and Web Services Technologies

  • How cloud computing works
  • AWS Cloud skills
  • How to use different programing languages
  • Build skills aligned with AWS Certification – you’ll prepare for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Certification

Web Development and IT Fundamentals skills

Foundations of Frontend Web Development:

  • HTML5 & CSS3
  • JavaScript
  • Jasmine
  • Project Management
  • Documentation

Behavior & Mindset skills

  • Effective communication
  • Problem solving
  • Teamwork
  • Time management

What is cloud computing?

Learn more in this video:

**Additional language options available:

What is Cloud Computing? (English) –

What is Cloud Computing? (Arabic) -

What is Cloud Computing? (Portuguese) -

What is Cloud Computing? (Spanish) -

What is Cloud Computing? (Italian) –

What is Cloud Computing? (French) -

Course details

  • Duration: 15 weeks
    • 12 weeks cloud computing and IT fundamentals with AWS
    • 3 weeks programming and web development with CodeFactory
  • Language: English
  • Location: CodeFactory, Kettenbrückengasse 23/2/12, 1050 Vienna or Online
  • Times:
    • Start: 11. september 2023
    • Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Course fee: Funding through AMS, WAFF or similar necessary! – With funding the course can be tuition free!
  • Level: Beginner

Your benefits

  • In demand cloud computing and programming skills!
  • Hands-on and time-efficient training!
  • Experience an innovative course format with CodeFactory unique in Austria!
  • Gain practical experience, by working on exciting projects!
  • Benefit from experienced, friendly trainers who care about your personal progress!
  • Experience great teamwork and grow together with your peer group!
  • Benefit from an affordable and supportive training!
  • Use our network and events with companies for your professional future!


Course funding through AMS, WAFF or similar. (This course aims to especially support career changers and people lacking opportunities to launch their career in IT.)

No previous tech knowledge needed!

Good basic understanding of English! The lessons are held in English.

Your own laptop, ideally with an SSD hard drive and at least 4 GB RAM, is recommended. However, we can also provide a rental laptop if required.

Questions? Get in contact with us at .


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