Fully Accredited Program Certified Cloud Architect (CCA™)

According to a 2022 LinkedIn survey, cloud computing was identified as the most sought-after hard skill by employers. Moreover, a Gartner report predicted that by 2025, a staggering 80% of enterprises will have phased out their traditional data centers, compared to just 10% in 2018. These trends highlight the pressing need for Cloud Architects to oversee this rapid transition and ensure seamless integration. With the growing adoption of cloud technology, organizations must embrace cloud architecture to remain competitive and meet their business objectives.

This Certified Cloud Architect (CCA™) program is designed to help you capitalize on the benefits and resources associated with building a robust cloud environment. By combining technical knowledge with practical, hands-on experience, this program equips you with the expertise and proficiency necessary to craft, construct, and manage cloud-based infrastructure and applications with ease. As a cloud architect, you will possess a diverse set of competencies that will enable you to optimize network bandwidth, ensure data and application accessibility, establish secure protocols, and facilitate seamless server migration.

Through real-life case studies and practical best practices, you will gain insight into designing, deploying, and optimizing cloud infrastructure that caters to your organization's business needs, ensuring scalability, high availability, and cost-effectiveness. This program covers a wide range of topics, including cloud architecture, deployment models, security, and management, providing you with a comprehensive and well-rounded understanding of the cloud ecosystem.

By the end of this program, you will be well-equipped to optimize your organization's cloud performance. You will have the ability to fine-tune the architecture, reduce latency, and improve network bandwidth, leading to faster application response times and an enhanced user experience. As a result, your organization will be able to operate with optimal efficiency and effectiveness.

Upon successful completion of the program and passing the Chartered exam, you will earn the distinguished Certified Cloud Architect (CCA™) designation. As a CCA™ certified professional, it will demonstrate that you possess the expertise and proficiency in advanced cloud computing principles, security, networking, storage, DevOps, cost management, and multi-cloud strategies. Furthermore, the CCA™ designation will enhance your credibility and reputation within the IT field, potentially unlocking new career advancement opportunities.

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This program will entitle you:

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  • Experience 3 days of instructor-led live program and in-depth learning on how to leverage effective cloud architecture to enhance various IT functions.
  • Earning the CCA™ designation will demonstrate your expertise in: Cloud architecture, multi- cloud deployment models, scalability techniques and cloud migration planning.
  • This course will provide you with comprehensive knowledge and skills to design, deploy, and manage cloud infrastructure, leading to career advancement opportunities and increased credibility in the IT industry.
  • For inquiries, chat with our Program Advisers at [email protected] or call us at
    • Singapore and Asia Pacific: +65 6716 9980
    • Australia and New Zealand: +61 3 9909 7310
    • UK, Europe and Middle East: +44 (020) 335 57898
    • USA: +1 888 745 8875



This Certified Cloud Architect (CCA™) program is a mark of distinction that signifies a fully qualified IT professional with cloud architecture expertise and skill sets. It is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Professional Certifications, which maintains the governing standards for all members. The CCA™ charter is a trademarked charter available only to professionals who have completed and passed this program. The certification is governed and maintained by Chartered Institute of Professional Certifications with over 90,000 members around the world. It is also endorsed by prominent associations and organizations worldwide.

The content of this program has been fully certified and accredited by CPD as adhering to Continuing Professional Principles.

What Can You Expect

According to industry experts, approximately 80% of cloud migration and implementation failures are due to improper planning and lack of understanding of cloud architecture best practices. As organizations increasingly adopt cloud computing for greater agility, efficiency, and innovation, it is crucial to have skilled professionals who can effectively design and implement cloud solutions while minimizing risks and maximizing benefits. This Certified Cloud Architect (CCA™)  program is designed to provide you with an in-depth understanding of cloud architecture principles and equip you with the skills necessary to successfully design, deploy, and manage cloud solutions for your organization.

Throughout the program, you will be exposed to every critical aspect of cloud architecture, from understanding the various cloud service models and deployment types to mastering cloud security, cost management, and monitoring strategies. You will gain practical experience in designing and implementing cloud-based solutions that meet global industry standards, incorporating best practices for scalability, high availability, and fault tolerance. The program also emphasizes the importance of multi-cloud strategies, ensuring that you are prepared to navigate the complexities and benefits of managing resources across multiple cloud providers.

By incorporating the principles and methodologies learned in the CCA™ program into your organization's cloud strategy, you will be well-equipped to design effective cloud solutions that not only meet your organization's needs but also align with industry best practices and compliance requirements. Additionally, you will have the skills necessary to evaluate and optimize existing cloud infrastructure and applications, ensuring maximum efficiency and performance.

Upon successful completion of the program and passing the Chartered exam, you will be awarded the Certified Cloud Architect (CCA™) designation, which you can use to showcase your professional expertise and commitment to excellence in cloud architecture. This globally recognized and respected designation is a trademarked charter developed by the Chartered Institute of Professional Certifications, with lifelong validity. The CCA™ designation is also independently accredited by CPD as adhering to the highest standards for continuing professional development, ensuring that your knowledge and skills remain relevant and up-to-date in the rapidly evolving cloud computing landscape.

Key Skills You Will Gain

  • Cloud System Architecture
  • Scalability & Elasticity Techniques
  • High Availability Strategies
  • Fault Tolerance Design
  • Cloud Security Best Practices
  • JavaScript and SQL Tuning
  • Code Review and Fault Analysis
  • Cloud Computing & Solution Architecture
  • Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
  • Virtual Network Configuration
  • Load Balancing Optimization
  • Traffic Management Techniques
  • Network Security Implementation
  • Software Development
  • Hybrid Cloud and Open Source
  • Quantum Computing
  • Data Lakes and Edge Computing
  • Cloud-Native and Omni Cloud
  • Platform as a Service (PaaS)
  • Solution Architecture
  • Backup & Recovery Planning
  • DevOps & Cloud Integration
  • CI/CD Pipeline Design
  • Infrastructure as Code (IaC) Adoption
  • Containerization and Orchestration
  • MySQL & Java & C#
  • Cloud Computing & Big Data
  • Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
  • Multi-Cloud & Cloud Native
  • Applications Programming Interface (API)
  • Cloud Sourcing
  • Cloud Migration
  • Multi-Cloud Strategy Development

Your Faculty Director

Tasha Penwell
Tasha Penwell
Certified Solutions Architect And A Highly Skilled AWS Authorized Instructor

Tasha Penwell is a seasoned educator with a passion for transforming students through advanced computer technologies. With over 8 years of experience in higher education, Tasha is renowned for her excellence in instructing courses spanning the breadth of Microsoft products, web development, data analytics, and cloud computing.

As an AWS educator, Certified Solutions Architect, and Certified AWS authorized instructor, Tasha brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the classroom, which she is always eager to share with her students. With extensive experience in teaching AWS courses, Tasha has taught nearly 6 AWS Academy courses to date. She is also a renowned expert in the field, having served as a well-established AWS Subject Matter Expert (SME). Her professional focus extends beyond teaching, with a keen interest in AWS Security, Alexa development, and AR development.

Certified Cloud Architect (CCA™) Program Agenda

Module 1: What Is Cloud Computing?
Module 2: What Are The Rules And Responsibilities Of The Cloud
Module 3: What Are The Challenges Of Using The Cloud
Module 4: How To Use Version Control With The Cloud
Module 5: Using A Data Warehouse In The Cloud
Module 6: Describe The Data Lifecycle In The Cloud
Module 7: Describe Security And Compliance In The Cloud
Module 8: Identify How Data Is Migrated
Module 9: Use Cloud Computing With AI And ML
Module 10: Cloud Solutions
Module 11: Designing High Availability Solutions
Module 12: Implementing High - Availability Solutions For Cloud Deployment
Module 13: Cloud Computing On AWS
Module 14: What Is The Future Of Cloud Computing

Certified Cloud Architect (CCA™) Chartered Exam

At the end of the program, there will be a Chartered exam comprised of 50 multiple choice questions. Upon passing the exam, you will be accredited with your Certified Cloud Architect (CCA™) designation.

  • 98% of students who have taken this exam have passed the exam successfully. Almost all professionals who have taken our courses have passed this exam and attain their Certified Cloud Architect (CCA™) designation.
  • The exam has 50 multiple choice questions and you need to answer 25 out of 50 questions correctly to pass the exam.
  • You can re-take the exam online as many times as you want, with no additional charges for retaking of exams.
  • The program cost already includes the exam fees, so there are no additional charges for taking the exam.

If you have challenges passing the exam, you can secure assistance from our team and faculty leader to help you pass the exam.

Certified Cloud Architect (CCA™) Designation

Upon completing the Certified Cloud Architect (CCA™) program and passing the Chartered exam, you will be awarded the prestigious CCA™ designation, a globally recognized trademark with lifelong validity that demonstrates your expertise in designing and implementing effective cloud architectures that align with organizational goals.

This industry-recognized trademarked charter has been developed by the Chartered Institute of Professional Certifications, an industry leader in professional certifications. The program's content has been independently accredited and certified by CPD, ensuring that it adheres to continuing professional development standards. This designation will significantly enhance your credibility and marketability to potential employers or clients, making you stand out as a highly skilled and knowledgeable IT professional in a competitive job market.

Pricing & Registration

Please select one of the locations:

Australia & Asia Pacific

Dates: 20 - 22 Feb 2024

Venue: Online Executive Program (via Zoom)

Time: 11:00am - 6:30pm Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT)
8:00am - 3:30pm Singapore Time (SGT)

Early Bird Packages Regular Pricing
By 08 Dec 2023 By 19 Jan 2024 After 19 Jan 2024
Australia Delegates AUD 2,595 AUD 2,795 AUD 2,895
Singapore and Other Countries Delegates SGD 2,595 SGD 2,795 SGD 2,895

Group Discount: 2nd participant get 10%, or register 3 participants and 4th participant get a complimentary seat (1 discount scheme applies). Note: GST is applicable to participants from Singapore registered companies

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You can download our program brochure below. If you have any inquiries on this program, please contact our Program Advisor at [email protected] or call us at:

  • Singapore and Asia Pacific: +65 6716 9980
  • Australia and New Zealand: +61 3 9909 7310
  • UK, Europe and Middle East: +44 (020) 335 57898
  • USA: +1 888 745 8875

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On Demand Learning

If you are unable to make it to this program due to the dates, you can also enroll into our program through our on-demand learning. Click on the link below to go to our on demand learning to discover how you can enroll into the program and earn your Charter or certificate through our on demand learning platform.

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Certified Cloud Architect (CCA) Reviews and Testimonials

The Certified Cloud Architect (CCA) program, with its knowledgeable instructor, has been a game-changer for my career. The practical approach and hands-on experience provided a solid foundation in cloud architecture. I now feel confident in designing and implementing complex cloud solutions. Highly recommended!
Attending the Certified Cloud Architect (CCA) program was a turning point in my professional journey. The instructor's clear explanations and practical examples helped me grasp cloud architecture concepts effortlessly. I am now equipped with the necessary skills to tackle real-world cloud challenges. Thank you for the insightful training!
The Certified Cloud Architect (CCA) program, led by an expert instructor, exceeded my expectations. The course content was well-structured, and the instructor's explanations were clear and concise. I gained practical insights into cloud architecture, and the hands-on exercises were invaluable. I highly recommend this program to anyone looking to enhance their cloud skills.
Enrolling in the Certified Cloud Architect (CCA) program was one of the best decisions I made. The instructor's deep industry knowledge and passion for cloud architecture shone through in every session. The program covered a wide range of cloud technologies, and I now possess the confidence to architect robust cloud solutions. Thank you for a rewarding learning journey!
The Certified Cloud Architect (CCA) program instructor's expertise and guidance played a vital role in my professional growth. The program was structured in a way that made complex cloud concepts accessible, and the practical exercises provided hands-on experience. I am now better equipped to tackle cloud architecture challenges with confidence. Highly recommended!
I can't thank the Certified Cloud Architect (CCA) program instructor enough for the comprehensive training I received. The instructor's expertise and ability to simplify complex concepts made the learning experience enjoyable and effective. I now possess the skills to navigate the cloud landscape with ease. Truly a valuable program!

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