Amazon Web Services (AWS) - Certified Data Analytics – Specialty | DAS-C01



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4/7/2023 (Tuesday)


On this accelerated AWS Certified Data Analytics – Specialty course, you’ll learn how to use AWS to design, build, secure and maintain analytics solutions. You’ll get access to data which will provide you with the best suggestions on how to promote scalability into your business.

In just 4 days, you’ll build knowledge on how to effectively utilise AWS data analytics and how it fits in the data lifecycle of collection, storage, processing and visualisation. You’ll also learn how to:

  • Define AWS data analytics services and understand how they integrate with each other
  • Leverage tools to automate Data Analysis

At the end of your course, you’ll sit exam DAS-C01, and get your AWS Certified Data Analytics – Specialty certification. You’ll learn at twice the speed, get access to courseware and learn from certified instructors through Firebrand’s Lecture | Lab | Review methodology.


If you are in a data analytics-focused role, this course is ideal for you.

AWS Certified Big Data - Specialty

AWS Certified Data Analytics – Specialty certification is an updated version of AWS Certified Big Data - Specialty certification.

With Data Analytics and Big Data representing increasingly changing fields, the term ‘Data Analytics’ relates more closely to what Amazon Web Services (AWS) offers.


Other accelerated training providers rely heavily on lecture and independent self-testing and study.

Effective technical instruction must be highly varied and interactive to keep attention levels high, promote camaraderie and teamwork between the students and instructor, and solidify knowledge through hands-on learning.

Firebrand Training provides instruction to meet every learning need:

  • Intensive group instruction
  • One-on-one instruction attention
  • Hands-on labs
  • Lab partner and group exercises
  • Question and answer drills
  • Independent study


Building Data Lakes on AWS

  • Module 1: Introduction to data lakes
  • Module 2: Data ingestion, cataloguing, and preparation
  • Module 3: Data processing and analytics
  • Module 4: Building a data lake with AWS Lake Formation
  • Module 5: AWS Lake Formation additional configurations

Building Data Analytics Solutions Using Amazon Redshift:

  • Module 1: Using Amazon Redshift in the data analytics pipeline
  • Module 2: Introduction to Amazon Redshift
  • Module 3: Ingestion and storage
  • Module 4: Processing and optimizing data
  • Module 5: Security and monitoring of Amazon Redshift clusters
  • Module 6: Designing data warehouse analytics solutions

Building Batch Data Analytics Solutions on AWS

  • Module 1: Introduction to Amazon EMR
  • Module 2: Data Analytics Pipeline using Amazon EMR: Ingestion and Storage
  • Module 3: High-Performance Batch Data Analytics Using Apache Spark on Amazon EMR
  • Module 4: Processing and Analyzing Batch Data with Amazon EMR and Apache Hive
  • Module 5: Serverless Data Processing
  • Module 6: Security and Monitoring of Amazon EMR clusters
  • Module 7: Designing Batch Analytics Solutions

Building Streaming Data Analytics Solutions on AWS:

  • Module 1: Using Streaming Services in the Data Analytics Pipeline
  • Module 2: Introduction to AWS Streaming Services
  • Module 3: Using Amazon Kinesis for Real-time Data Analytics
  • Module 4: Securing, Monitoring, and Optimizing Amazon Kinesis
  • Module 5: Using Amazon MSK in Streaming Data Analytics Solutions
  • Module 6: Securing, Monitoring, and Optimizing Amazon MSK
  • Module 7: Designing Streaming Data Analytics Solutions

Exam Track

As part of your accelerated course, you’ll sit the following exam at the Firebrand Training covered by your Certification Guarantee:

AWS Certified Data Analytics – Specialty exam

  • Exam code: DAS-C01
  • Format: Multiple-choice and multiple-response
  • Passing score: 750 (scale of 100-1000)
  • Duration: 180 minutes
  • Languages: English, Japanese, Korean and simplified Chinese
  • Domains:
    1. Collection (18%)
    2. Storage and Data Management (22%)
    3. Processing (24%)
    4. Analysis and Visualisation (18%)
    5. Security (18%)

What's Included

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Accommodation is included from the night before the course starts. This doesn't apply for online courses.
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free as many times as it takes, unlimited for 1 year. Just pay for accommodation, exams, and incidental costs.


Before attending this accelerated course, it’s recommended you possess the following:

  • Minimum of 2 years' experience with AWS
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience with common data analytics technologies
  • Experience and expertise working with AWS services to design, build, secure and maintain analytics solutions

Whilst not a formal prerequisite, due to the topics and content covered we strongly recommend that you take the AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate and Professional course prior to this one.

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.


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