Digital Profession Cloud Training

Digital Profession Cloud Training, facilitated by Amazon Web Services (AWS), are introductory and executive-level training courses for Digital Profession Practitioner members.

AWS is the world’s most comprehensive and broadly adopted cloud platform. In Australia, public sector organisations across government, education, nonprofit, and healthcare use AWS to innovate, evolve and solve citizen challenges. From analytics to databases, mobile services and serverless computing, AWS provides products and services that drive cost savings, speed up time-to-market, increase agility and encourage innovation in government and industry.

AWS has designed these training courses specifically for Digital Profession members. Experts in their field and topic will deliver each session.

About Cloud Training

Digital Profession Cloud Training develops your knowledge of in-demand digital skills and builds your understanding of cloud computing.

There are 3 courses, each dealing with different aspects of cloud.

Cloud Essentials for Government

A 3-hour session for participants to discover the benefits of cloud computing and how a cloud strategy can help meet business objectives.


A flexible, self-paced, 6 to 8-week program to explore the essentials of cloud. Using relevant technology in a fun and interactive training environment, CloudUp includes the opportunity to complete a globally recognised AWS Cloud Practitioner certification.

Executive Education – Digital Transformation

This MBA style program is open to Senior Public Servants. It is designed to provide participants with the domain knowledge needed to lead and implement digital reform within the Public Sector. 

Course dates

We are running multiple sessions of each program so you can attend at the time that best suits you.

Course Dates Bookings open Bookings close
Cloud Essentials for Government 14 Jun 10 May 10 Jun
CloudUp 5 Jul to 30 Aug 20 May 4 Jul
Executive Education - Digital Transformation - online program 20 Jul, 3 and 17 Aug 10 May 1 Jul
Cloud Essentials for Government 13 Sep 12 Aug 9 Sep
Executive Education - Digital Transformation - in-person program 22 and 23 Sep 20 Jul 31 Aug
CloudUp 4 Oct to 29 Nov 5 Sep 3 Oct
Cloud Essentials for Government 6 Dec 8 Nov 2 Dec

Benefits of Cloud Training

  • Cloud training builds and broadens digital skills – you don’t have to have digital in your job title to be a digital professional.
  • Understand the importance of cloud and how it works, what the key methodologies are, and how it works to build and provide products and services.
  • The training provides foundational cloud skills and gives participants the basics so they can pursue a deeper understanding of the topic.


Free and exclusively for Digital Profession Practitioner members.

Register through the MCP

Registration for events will open Tuesday 10 May 2022.

Practitioner members of the Digital Profession can register on the Members’ Community Platform

If you’re not a member, check your eligibility and join as a Practitioner now to get the full benefits.