Cloud Developer

Power up your skills to build the foundation of new world software development with the ALX Cloud Developer Programme, powered by Udacity.


29 November 2022


3 months at
10 hours / week


09 November 2022


Programme fees waived for 2022

Business is Elevated in the Cloud

Cloud computing has changed the way organisations are powered and has seen one of the most monumental shifts in the last couple of years. Companies moving to the cloud enables scale, supports improved customer outcomes, and drives innovation with AI. This shift has created a global demand for developers — one that will continue into the next decade.

The ALX Cloud Developer Programm, in partnership with Udacity, offers the fundamentals of cloud development and deployment with Amazon Web Services (AWS). This programme offers fully-funded scholarships dedicated to training African youth, with the mission to drive career opportunities across Africa. Take the opportunity to develop career skills at no cost and work to be placed into lucrative local and global jobs through The ROOM talent community.

What You Will Learn:

  • Fundamentals of cloud with an introduction to compute power, security, storage, networking, messaging and management services with the cloud
  • Designing and deploying scalable full stack applications using modern cloud architecture
  • Developing and deploying scalable monolith and microservices
  • Development and deployment of serverless technology

What Do I Need For This Programme?

Super charge your future with one of the most in-demand and highly paid careers as a Cloud Developer. This programme will ground your skills in cloud development, powering the world and our future.

Programme Requirements:

  • Proficiency in JavaScript
  • Familiarity with Web development (HTML, CSS)
  • Familiarity with Object Oriented Programming
  • Familiarity with Linux Command Line Basics
  • Access to a laptop or desktop
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English
  • Between 18-34 years of age
  • Originally from the African continent


Register to join the growing world of Cloud Developers.

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