Containers on AWS - Technical (for AWS Business Partners only) (AWSCT-BP)

This course is for AWS Partners only, you must have a valid APN login to register. To book this course, please click on the "Register" button where you will be redirected to the AWS website, you must then login to APN to complete the registration process.

This course provides a technical introduction to AWS container solutions, including discussions of container platforms, benefits, and use cases. You will look at container composition using a Docker container definition file, and explore the parts of a container systems architecture. The course introduces the range of AWS container services and adjacent technologies, including an exploration of AWS design considerations and best practices. You will learn how to assess container opportunities and select the appropriate AWS container services for a customer scenario. You will also gain a broader perspective of containers in the context of application modernization and DevOps.

Intended audience

This course is intended for:

  • Technical solutions architects
  • Account managers with an interest in container technology

Course objectives

After successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Discuss App Modernization and DevOps and how these concepts can help partner organizations build practices
  • Discuss container infrastructure and platforms with customers
  • Describe the benefits and use cases for containers on AWS
  • Analyze and design container-based architectures on AWS
  • Summarize and identify further education in modern, container-based solutions


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

  • AWS Technical Professional
  • Hands-on experience with cloud-based compute, such as EC2
  • Familiarity with cloud computing concepts
  • Familiarity with virtualization technology

Delivery Method

This course is delivered through:

  • Classroom training 

Course outline

This course covers the following concepts:

  • Containers, microservices, serverless, and application modernization
  • Container concepts and constructs
  • AWS container services comparison
  • Container benefits and use cases
  • Container implementation on AWS
  • AWS container services based on customer use case
  • Container composition