Working with AWS re/Start

Preparing unemployed and underemployed individuals for cloud careers through classroom-based training












AWS re/Start is a full-time, classroom-based skills development and training program that prepares individuals for careers in the cloud and connects them to potential employers. A technology background is not required to apply. The program is focused on unemployed or underemployed individuals, including military veterans, their families, and young people.

Through real-world, scenario-based learning, labs, and coursework, learners can gain the technical and soft skills they need for an entry-level cloud role. AWS re/Start also provides learners with resume and interview coaching to prepare them for employer meetings and interviews.

Read more here


Eligibility Requirements:

  • Currently living in Birmingham, Solihull, Sandwell, Dudley, Walsall, Wolverhampton, or Coventry (includes Bedworth/Nuneaton)

  • Not working regularly more than 16 hours per week, and not in education or training

  • Can demonstrate your interest in a career in technology

  • Have the legal right to work & live in the UK

  • Available full time for 12 weeks, and ready to start a full time job straight after the course

  • We actively seek applications from under represented groups in tech

  • Minimum of 5 GCSE’s A*-C or equivalent

  • Have not already completed a TTA funded academy

Apply for the programme here

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Iris Grossman

Lab Director


Benjamin Lei

Senior Researcher