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Amazon Web Services
Virtual Work-Experience Program

Experience what it's like to work at the forefront of cloud computing and AI

You will work on AI projects and become AWS cloud practictioner certified.

Key Details

Key Dates

Jul 15, 23 - Aug 12, 23

Application Status

Currently Open.

Closing Jul 8, 23

Tangible Outcomes

Referral Letter by AWS

Certificate of Completion

You will get trained in...

Product Management

Learn how to merge business acumen,
technical skills and customer desires to
this new product to success at AWS. This
will entail a hands-on customer discovery
process, followed by strategic analysis
and implementation through delivering
your findings.


Machine Learning / AI

As part of your Competence Week, you
will build AWS Cloud competency and
specific AI/ML foundational skills. This is
going to be achieved via the completion
of an AWS microcredential online, always
with supervision and engagement by the


Cloud Computing

Cloud computing is the on-demand availability of computer system resources, especially data storage and computing power, without direct active management by the user, common examples include Google Drive and iCloud. You will understand how these systems operate and become an Amazon Web Services Cloud Practitioner certified


Program Outline

Orientation Week

Week 1

Get introduced to the program, your mentors and AWS. You will learn how a tech business like AWS operates and begin preliminary research on the program project.

Week 3

Development Week

You are now equipped with the adequate skillset to complete the program. Applying your knowledge onto the project in the context of AWS and working as a team is the focus. 

Week 2

Competence Week

You will obtain all the required skills to complete the project. Through a series of skills lectures you will get a fully immersive learning experience and all the adequate skills.

Pitch Week

Week 4

In your final week you will submit your project for mentor feedback. In the final night you will pitch your project and findings to AWS representatives and upon completion, receive a referral letter. 

What our student interns say

"It was such an exciting program and feel that I gained skills I would never have got in school. I do think that by doing this I have a much clearer understanding of what I want to do in the future"
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Jimmy Z

17, New Zealand, PwC student

"This program opened my eyes to what life would be like when I enter the workforce - it was an amazing experience."
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Dane G

15, South Africa, Uber student

"School education alone could never give us something of this calibre, something that’s really about the actual industry... I would 100% recommend this program to my friends."
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Khaled H

16, UAE, KPMG student

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Start Dates


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Best suited for...

July 15th, 2023

July 8th, 2023

Students interested in working in Tech

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