About Cloud Literacy Month 2018

Global cloud services market is expected to reach $555 billion by 2020. It is imperative for students to learn the cloud technology skills to make them on par with industry standards. To enable students to learn cloud technology skills, ICT Academy in association with AWS Educate is conducting Cloud Literacy Month 2018 aiming at making its member institutions to organise a day long CLOUD LITERACY DAY within their institution during the month of September 2018. Cloud Literacy Day is intended to induce self-learning and introduce basic cloud technology skills to all students. The program is organised exclusively for all member institutions of ICT Academy across India, where the students learn the modules online through self-instructed videos and exercises and prove their cloud learning skills. By successfully completing the course, they will earn their first AWS Inventor Badge.


08 hours





Learning Type

Online Self Based

Who Can Participate

1st Year and 2nd Year Students of ICT Academy Member Institutions across India.

Institutional Level Awards and Recognitions

State Level & National Level Awards and Recognitions

This program is open to member institutions of ICT Academy in the states of
Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Telengana, Puducherry, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Harayana, Uttarkhand, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tripura.

Process & Registration

The registration is open to all ICT Academy members across India who can host the CLOUD LTERACY DAY during the month of September 2018 in its campus.

Registration of institution is open from 20th Aug 2018 to 31st Aug 2018.

Member Institution Registration
with SPOC(Program Coordinator) Nomination

Attend Enablement Session / Webinar
for Program Coordinators

Submit the date
to host "Cloud Literacy Day" at your campus

Promote Cloud Literacy Day
amoung the students within your students

Enroll students
to participate in "Cloud Literacy Day"

Allocate lab facilities
with high speed internet connection for the participating students

Organise "Cloud Literacy Day"
in your campus on the date submitted

Submit Completion Reports
in the given format

Recieve Awards & Recognitions

Learn Fundamental Cloud Skills and Earn your Digital Badge

No matter your skill level, AWS Educate will help you learn the essentials you need in today's cloud enabled world.

Digital Badge - AWS Inventor

Badge Description

This introductory self learning course explores how computers work and Internet infrastructure, cloud computing models and AWS fundamentals. Throughout the course, students will expand their knowledge of cloud computing through narrative-based scenarios and short interactive tasks. Students will also survey cloud careers and discuss industry demand for cloud skills.

Badge criteria

Complete and pass the Fundamental Cloud Skills on the Cloud Literacy Day at your campus.

Course Objectives:

  • Explain the evolution of the internet.
  • Describe the cloud computing model.
  • Describe examples of infrastructure as a service.
  • Describe examples of platform as a service.
  • Describe examples of software as a service.
  • Evaluate and assess the benefits of cloud computing and cloud applications.
  • Discuss industry demand for cloud skills.
  • Understand the social impacts of computing


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