Terraform Essential Certification: Course Overview

This Terraform Essentials certification training course from CloudThat aims to educate participants on the concept of provisioning infrastructure in an easy, efficient way using Terraform. Candidates taking up this Terraform essentials course learn about the various aspect of Infrastructure as Code and how to create and manage a given Infrastructure design using Terraform. Participants also learn about infrastructure provisioning using opensource Terraform.It is aimed at helping developers quickly learn about the various aspect of Terraform and how to use it.

After completing Terraform Essential course, students will be able to:

  • Overview of DevOps and Infrastructure Provisioning
  • Overview of Terraform and comparison with other tools
  • Setup and configuration of Terraform in Linux
  • Understanding Terraform files, variables, providers and provisioners
  • State management using Terraform
  • Provisioning AWS Virtual Private Cloud using Terraform
  • Configuring Auto Scaling, Load Balancing using Terraform
  • Configuring RDS service with Terraform
  • Configuring IAM service with Terraform
  • Getting familiar with Terraform Modules

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Main Highlights of Terraform Certification Training

  • Our Terraform certification training modules have 50% - 60% hands-on lab sessions to encourage Thinking-Based Learning (TBL).
  • Interactive-rich virtual and face-to-face classroom teaching to inculcate Problem-Based Learning (PBL).
  • Industry certified instructor-led training and mentoring sessions to develop Competency-Based Learning (CBL).
  • Well-structured case-studies to simulate challenges encountered in a Real-World environment.
  • Integrated teaching assistance and support through experts designed Learning Management System (LMS) and ExamReady platform.
  • Being an authorized Industry Learning Partner gives us the edge over competition.

Who Should Attend

  • Developers
  • Cloud Engineers
  • DevOps Engineers

What are the prerequisites for the training?

  • Knowledge of basic unix / linux commands will be good to have
  • Valid AWS account and individual credentials to create EC2 instances and s3
  • Should have knowledge to create AWS EC2 instances and should know how to access EC2 instances via SSH

Why Choose CloudThat as Your Training Partner for Terraform?

  • Extensive Course Content: CloudThat provides a well-structured and in-depth Terraform training program that covers the core concepts, best practices, and advanced techniques required for effective Terraform implementation. The course content is designed to give you a solid understanding of Terraform and equip you with practical skills.
  • Practical Learning Approach: The training at CloudThat focuses on practical hands-on exercises and real-world scenarios. You will have ample opportunities to apply your knowledge and work on practical exercises that simulate real infrastructure provisioning and management scenarios. This practical approach ensures that you gain valuable hands-on experience and can confidently apply Terraform in your work.
  • Dedicated Support: CloudThat trainers are committed to supporting their learners throughout the training process. They are available to answer questions, provide clarifications, and offer guidance whenever needed. The trainers at CloudThat are dedicated to ensuring your success and understanding of Terraform concepts.
  • Effective Teaching Methodology: CloudThat trainers are skilled educators who excel at conveying complex concepts in a clear and understandable manner. They have extensive experience in breaking down technical topics into digestible pieces, making it easier for learners of various backgrounds to grasp the material. The trainers use a combination of lectures, demonstrations, and interactive sessions to ensure effective learning.
  • Industry Expertise: CloudThat trainers have hands-on experience working with Terraform in real-world scenarios. They bring industry insights, best practices, and practical tips to the training sessions, giving you a holistic understanding of how Terraform is used in professional environments.
  • Flexibility and Customization: CloudThat offers flexible training options, including on-site, online, and self-paced learning. You can choose the format that best fits your schedule and learning preferences. Additionally, CloudThat can tailor the training content to align with your specific business needs and objectives, ensuring maximum relevance and applicability.
  • Reputable Training Provider: CloudThat is a well-established and reputable cloud training provider in the cloud and DevOps domain. With a proven track record of delivering high-quality training, CloudThat has earned the trust of numerous organizations and professionals worldwide.

Learning Objectives:

  • Overview of IAC
  • Overview of Terraform
  • Understand terraform architecture
  • Understanding Terraform commands and syntax
  • Understanding Terraform variables and files
  • Understand Terraform provisioning and state management
  • Understand Terraform with AWS and Terraform Modules
  • Terraform Cloud

Course Outline Download Course Outline

  • What is IAC?
  • Why do we need IAC?

  • Terraform HCL
  • Syntax

Hands on: Lab 1: Creating an EC2 Instance in AWS and Installing Terraform

  • File extension
  • Modules

  • Input variables
  • Terraform variable type
  • Outputting Variables
  • Terraform Local values
  • Terraform functions
  • Data Sources
  • Dynamic Blocks

  • AWS
  • Azure
  • GCP

  • Terraform init
  • Terraform plan
  • Terraform apply
  • Terraform destroy

Software Provisioning using Terraform

  • File upload
  • General provisioners
  • Local-exec Provisioner
  • Remote-exec Provisioner

  • Configuring Remote State
  • Backend
  • State locking
  • Terraform import

  • Creating VPC
  • EC2 Instance
  • Security Groups
  • Key pairs
  • Autoscaling
  • IAM

  • Terraform modules
  • Terraform workspaces

  • Terraform Cloud


    • By earning Terraform associate certification, you will show your future or current employer that your competency in DevOps paradigm.
    • Terraform Essentials can be used to prepare for other DevOps role-based or specialty certifications, but it is not a prerequisite for any of them.
    • On successful completion of Terraform training online, aspirants receive a Course Completion Certificate from us.
    • By successfully clearing the terraform certification exam, aspirants earn certification.

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