Building Data Lakes on AWS (DA/ML - Step 1)

Programme Code D113
Applications Management
ICT Infrastructure
Applications Infrastructure
Learning Partner(s)
Amazon Web Services
1 Day
Format Online
Charts & Dashboards Data Pipeline Setup Data Systems Architecture Data Collection Cloud Application Architecture Application Middleware & Database Infrastructure Cloud Infrastructure
Job Roles
ICT&SS Professional Solutions Architect Infrastructure Engineer Infrastructure Architect Digital Service Manager Digital Business Analyst Data Engineer


This course is delivered by Amazon Web Services (AWS).

In this course, you will learn how to build an operational data lake that supports analysis of both structured and unstructured data. You will learn the components and functionality of the services involved in creating a data lake. You will use AWS Lake Formation to build a data lake, AWS Glue to build a data catalog, and Amazon Athena to analyze data. The course lectures and labs further your learning with the exploration of several common data lake architectures.

This course includes presentations, lecture, hands-on labs, and group exercises.

Key Takeaways

At the end of this programme, you will be able to:

  • Apply data lake methodologies in planning and designing a data lake
  • Articulate the components and services required for building an AWS data lake
  • Secure a data lake with appropriate permission
  • Ingest, store, and transform data in a data lake
  • Query, analyze, and visualize data within a data lake

Who Should Attend

  • Please refer to the job rolessection.
  • Targeted at Data Platform Engineers, Solutions Architects and IT professionals.


We recommend that you have the following prerequisites:

Programme Structure

This course is delivered virtually and will cover the following topics:

  • Module 1: Introduction to data lakes
  • Module 2: Data ingestion, cataloging, and preparation
  • Module 3: Data processing and analytics
  • Module 4: Building a data lake with AWS Lake Formation
  • Module 5: Additional Lake Formation configurations
  • Module 6: Architecture and course review



Full Fee

Full course fee


8% GST on nett course fee


Total nett course fee payable, including GST S$826.20

With effect from 1 Jan 2023 till 31 Dec 2023


There is currently no certification exam tagged to this course.

Payment for this course is to Xtremax Pte. Ltd

Upcoming Classes

Class 1
03 Jul 2023 to 03 Jul 2023 (Full Time)
Duration: 1 day
When: Jul - 03
Time : 9.00pm - 5.00pm
Class 2
04 Sep 2023 to 04 Sep 2023 (Full Time)
Duration: 1 day
When: Sep - 04
Time : 9.00pm - 5.00pm
Class 3
04 Dec 2023 to 04 Dec 2023 (Full Time)
Duration: 1 day
When: Dec - 04
Time : 9.00pm - 5.00pm

How To Register


Step 1 Apply through your organisation's training request system.

Step 2 Your organisation's training request system (or relevant HR staff) confirms your organisation's approval for you to take the course.

Your organisation will send registration information to the academy.

Organisation HR L&D or equivalent staff can click here for details of the registration submission process.

Step 3 GovTech Digital Academy will inform you whether you have been successful in enrolment.