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Tuesday, October 15, 2019 | 6:00-7:00pm

The Conference Center at MCCC
1200 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor, NJ 08550

During this 1-hour session you will...
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Meet our program staff and educators
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Mercer County Community College’s Center for Continuing Studies has joined the AWS Academy program to offer authorized AWS curriculum to students. Courses are taught by AWS Academy Accredited Instructors, who are trained by AWS to help students become proficient in AWS technology, the world’s most comprehensive and broadly adopted platform.

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is a secure cloud services platform, offering computing power, database storage, content delivery, and other functionality to help businesses scale and grow. Explore how millions of customers are currently leveraging AWS cloud products and solutions to build sophisticated applications with increased flexibility, scalability and reliability.

AWS Academy Cloud Foundations


AWS Academy Cloud Foundations is a 20-hour course that is intended for students who are seeking an overall understanding of cloud computing concepts, independent of specific technical roles. It provides a detailed overview of cloud concepts, AWS core services, security, architecture, pricing and support. Additionally, this course prepares students for the AWS Academy Cloud Computing Architecture course

Prerequisites: This is an entry –level course, but it assumes the following:

  • General IT technical knowledge
  • General IT business knowledge

Delivery Method: This course is delivered through a mix of

  • Instructor-Led Training (ILT)
  • Videos
  • LMS-hosted content
  • Assessments
  • Hands-On Labs

Cost: $650

CEU 2.0


Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor

Jul 20

Aug 17

5 Sa 9:00am-1:30pm

Prakash Rao

AWS Accredited Instructor

1/2 hour lunch

AWS Academy Cloud Computing Architecture


Cloud Computing Architecture is an AWS Academy curriculum designed to help students develop technical expertise in cloud computing and prepare them for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate certification exam. The curriculum is delivered through instructor-led classes, hands-on labs, and project work. Students have access to course manuals, online knowledge assessments, hands-on labs, a free practice certification exam, and a discount voucher for the certification exam.


Who should attend?: Undergraduate/Graduate students or Professionals with strong foundation in IT concepts and skills seeking cloud-computing expertise..

Prerequisites: Students should have completed AWS Academy Cloud Foundations (offered Spring 2020); in addition to the technical knowledge and skills in the following topics:

  • Data Center Concepts
  • Network
  • Servers and Systems Administration
  • Storage
  • Security
  • Databases

Cost: $1,650

CEU 4.0


Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor

Sep 28
Nov 16

8 Sa 9:00am-2:00pm

Prakash Rao

AWS Accredited Instructor

1/2 hour lunch


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Preferred: Some knowledge or prior experience with programming or web development

Get your next mobile app idea started with the newest mobile development frameworks. Using a hands-on approach create simple user interfaces and set up your development environment using the Ionic framework.  In addition, work with smart phone components like the camera and network. Note that this class will focus on android, but the techniques learned can be applied to other platforms too. Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to: learn to create simple mobile apps with a user interface that can respond to basic user requests. You will be introduced to the working with the smart phone storage, camera, and network. In addition, learn to set up your development environment, test, and debug your apps. Textbook is recommended, not required, and available in college bookstore.

Cost: $450

CEU 1.8


Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor

Sep 11

Oct 16

6 W 6:00-9:00pm

James Boyce

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Preferred: You must bring your own MacBook with the latest operating system, macOS Sierra 10.13.6 or later, capable of running Xcode10. Xcode is available as a free download on the Mac App Store, is the integrated Developer Environment used to build apps for iOS, Mas, Apple TV, and Apple Watch.

This 90 hour course is intended to help students build a solid foundation in programming using Swift as the language. You get practical experience with the tools, techniques, and concepts needed to build a basic iOS system. You will learn user interface design principles, which are fundamental to programming and making great apps. Swift is the powerful and intuitive programming language created by Apple for building apps. It makes programming easier, more flexible, and more fun.

Cost: $1,080

CEU 9.0


Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor

Sep 17

Dec 7

26 Tu, Th, Sa

6:00-9:00pm (Tu, Th)

8:30am-2:30pm (Sa)

Kathy Yang

Saturday class dates: Sep 1; Oct 19; Nov 16; Dec 7

No class Oct 31; Nov 28

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