Amazon Web Services AWS re/Start

Preparing unemployed and underemployed individuals for tech careers through classroom-based training in Oman.


AWS re/Start and MFA have teamed up to offer a free classroom/online program in Muscat. The program prepares unemployed and underemployed individuals with no technology background, for entry-level careers in the cloud.

Amazon Web Services AWS re/Start is a free, full-time skills development program to jump-start your career working in cloud computing. Technology background is not required to apply and the program is focused on unemployed and underemployed individuals.

Through scenario-based learning, hands-on labs, and coursework, learners build Linux, Python, networking, security, and relational database skills. You will gain the skills you need for an entry-level cloud role. In the program, you’ll also focus on professional skills such as adaptive communication, time management, resume building, and interviewing to prepare for employer meetings and interviews. You will learn cloud computing skills and prepare for AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner certification with free access to practice and full exams.

After you graduate, MFA will connect you with employers and help you move into your new working life

  • Full-time availability to attend training Sunday-Thursday for the course duration (typically 12 weeks)
  • Ability to start a full-time job after course completion
  • Excitement to launch a career in cloud computing
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
AWS Cloud and IT Fundamentals training

Location: Muscat
Program Length: 12 weeks, Sunday – Thursday, 8am-5pm
Start: 1st of October
Last day for applications: 10th of September



Prepare for AWS Certification

Once learners have built AWS Cloud computing skills through hands-on experience, they can prepare for the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam with complimentary access to practice exams and full exams.

Build your soft skills

Develop professional skills such as time management, adaptive communication, resume building and interviewing to prepare for employer meetings and interviews.

Connect with employers & start your career

Learners receive resume and interview coaching to prepare for employer meetings and interviews.

Access free, in-person, skills-based training

Join a local cohort of 25 individuals in full-time, classroom-based training to launch a cloud career.

Prepare for a career in tech without experience!

With no prior tech experience you can land your first role after the program.


Apply & Interview


Class begins

Prepare for interviews and employer meetings


Start your career in tech!

What is cloud computing?

Cloud technology supports everything we experience online. From Netflix to Facebook, Reddit to the BBC, millions of companies around the world use Amazon Web Services and the Cloud to power their businesses.

As a Cloud Support Practitioner, you’ll support businesses to find cloud-based solutions for their challenges. It’s a creative role, with a lot of teamwork and problem-solving.

Watch the video in Arabic.


Soft Skills

  • Effective communication
  • Problem solving
  • Teamwork
  • Time management

Technical Skills

  • cloud computing fundamentals
  • WS Cloud skills
  • How to use different programming languages: Linux, networking, Security, Python programming and Database
  • Build skills aligned with AWS Certification – you’ll prepare for the AWS Certified
  • Cloud Practitioner Certification
  • AWS core services – Elastic load Balancing, Auto scaling, Global Economics, Security and more

Careers in Cloud

Individuals who complete the AWS Cloud Practitioner certification can occupy the following job roles:
  • IT Support - AWS Cloud
  • IT Cloud Practitioner
  • Jr. Network Administrator
  • AWS Cloud Administrator
  • Cloud DNS Specialist
  • Cloud Security Specialist

Success Stories

Hear from AWS re/Start employers and graduates.
Employer Success
Graduate Success
Employer Success
Ready to start your career in tech?

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Contact us to learn more about the program.