Technology : Intro to Cloud & Deployment in Association with Code First Girls – 4 Part Course

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Starts: Tuesday, 05 March 2024 at 6:00PM
Ends: Tuesday, 26 March 2024 at 6:00PM

Available spaces: 471
Host: Code First Girls

Dive into the Cloud & Deployment MOOC, your free ticket to mastering the art of cloud computing and deploying applications that scale. Whether you’re a budding entrepreneur, a seasoned developer, or simply curious about the cloud revolution, this course equips you with the knowledge and tools to turn your ideas into reality. This MOOC is tailor-made to equip you with the knowledge and tools necessary to deploy, manage, and optimize applications in the cloud efficiently.

This 4-part course takes place over 4 weeks and will be hosted via Code First Girls online teaching platform in webinar format. 

This course is great for beginners or anyone that fancies a little refresher or upskill opportunity! Learn the principles of key tech topics with Code First Girls 'MOOC' (Massive Open Online Courses) Sprints and test your knowledge with MOOC Challenges.

Please note these courses are available to anybody who identifies as a woman or non-binary person and is over the age of 18.


Session 1: Introduction to Cloud Computing

LIVE Session: Tuesday 5th March @ 6 PM - 7 PM

  1. Define cloud computing and its key characteristics
  2. History of Cloud
  3. Benefits and challenges of using the cloud
  4. Key cloud service providers and their services


Session 2: Cloud Deployment Models and Services

LIVE Session: Tuesday 12th March @ 6 PM - 7 PM

  1. Service Models
    • IaaS
    • PaaS
    • SaaS
  2. Public cloud
  3. Private cloud
  4. Hybrid cloud


Session 3: Intro to AWS

LIVE Session: Tuesday 20th March @ 6 PM - 7 PM

  1. What is AWS
  2. AWS Global Infrastructure
  3. AWS High Availability Concept
  4. AWS Edge Locations


Session 4: AWS Services

LIVE Session: Tuesday 26th March @ 6 PM - 7 PM

  1. AWS Services Interactions 
  2. AWS Console
  3. AWS CLI
  4. AWS SDK


Find out more about Code First Girls:

Code First Girls has become one of the largest providers of free coding courses for women globally, having delivered over £75 million worth of free technology education and teaching three times as many women to code as the entire UK university undergraduate system!

They’re on a mission to close the gender gap in the tech industry by providing employment through free education. They’ve already helped more than 150,000 women learn to code and by working with companies globally, we’re boosting employability, diversity and social mobility, transforming local economies and communities.


When you sign up to this course, you will receive a link which will take you through to the Code First Girls platform where you will need to fill in a registration form. Upon completion you will then be fully registered to the course and will receive a confirmation email directly from Code First Girls which will include your links to join each live session. after each live session takes place, a follow up recording link will be sent to you to allow you to catch up and a mini quiz.