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Cloud Engineering Immersive

Cloud Engineering Immersive
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The Divergence Cloud Engineering Immersive (CEI) is an integrated Cloud Computing and Cloud Security program. A Cloud Security Engineer enables organizations to design and implement secure workloads and infrastructure. By understanding security best practices and industry security requirements, these individuals design, develop and manage a secure infrastructure by leveraging Cloud security technologies. This program blends theoretical and practical elements—exposing you to the craft, science, and practice of Cloud Computing, DevOps, and Cloud Security related technologies. You'll gain a technical point of view and a historical and application-orientated perspective. We deep dive into how Cloud Computing and Cloud Security work and examine how to harness their impressive strengths for secure and affordable software design and efficient technological operations.
Student Experience Unveiled: Schedules,Training, Networking, & Beyond

Our comprehensive program offers 400 hours of content, evenly divided between 200 hours of theory and 200 hours of practical labs. We provide three scheduling options, tailored to your needs, all in Central Time (CT):

  • - Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM CT over 10 weeks.
  • - Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM CT across 20 weeks.
  • - Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM CT, and Saturday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM CT over 20 weeks.

*Kindly note that these schedules might not be offered simultaneously. Based on demand and availability, adjustments to your intended start date may be necessary to coincide with your chosen schedule.

Transformative Training with a Career Focus:

Embark on your journey to become a specialist in Cloud Computing and Cloud Security under the guidance of industry professionals. Our program blends enlightening lectures, investigative research, and real-world simulations, ensuring you're not just skilled but also job-ready. And with our exclusive voucher budget, your newfound knowledge paves the way for a coveted certification—at no extra cost to you.

Network and Learn with Industry Leaders:

Beyond traditional instruction, every Friday is an opportunity for "Lunch n Learns", where you engage with industry champions, recruitment experts, or alumni. Obtain insights, prepare for post-graduation opportunities, and get insider tips on acing interviews.

Unparalleled Support Throughout Your Journey:

Your success is our priority. From day one, dedicated student success advisors guide you—from orientation to celebrating you landing your dream job post-graduation. And it doesn’t stop there; our instructors aren't just educators—they're active industry professionals. They bring to the classroom current, real-world challenges, ensuring you’re always ahead of the curve and prepared for the evolving landscape of ethical hacking. Join the DA community and tap into a reservoir of knowledge, guidance, and opportunity like no other.

A Glimpse into Our Comprehensive Program: Key Modules & Details

Secure Infrastructure:

Dive deep into the foundational elements of cloud security and infrastructure. Beginning with the Certified Entry-Level in Python Programmer (PCEP), you will acquire proficiency in Python, a versatile language pivotal to many cloud operations. The journey then advances to Azure Administrator (AZ-104), where you will gain hands-on expertise in administrating cloud solutions on the Microsoft Azure platform. The module culminates in Cloud Deployment (Capstone), a practical application of all prior learnings, enabling you to deploy efficient cloud solutions. This comprehensive module is designed to equip you with the technical knowledge and practical skills essential for roles in Cloud Infrastructure.

Secure DevOps:

Get immersed in the intricate world of development operations within the cloud environment. Initiating with the Azure Developer (AZ-204), you will delve into the development side of Microsoft Azure, honing your skills in building, testing, and maintaining cloud solutions. This foundation is further fortified with the Azure DevOps (AZ-400), emphasizing the alignment of development and operations for enhanced security and efficiency in cloud-based projects. The module culminates in the DevOps Scenarios (Capstone) experience, a practical exploration of real-world challenges and applications of Secure DevOps principles. By the end of this module, you will be adept in the principles and practices of Secure DevOps, especially within the Azure ecosystem.

Secure Cloud Services with Pentesting:

Dive deep into the world of cloud penetration testing. Starting with Cloud Pentesting you will master the key techniques and tools required to pinpoint vulnerabilities in cloud systems. This foundational understanding is further deepened in Extended Cloud Pentesting, focusing on advanced testing approaches specific to complex cloud structures. The pinnacle of this module is the Cloud Pentesting Scenarios (PHDC) where you will engage in real-life penetration testing simulations, preparing you for the challenges of safeguarding cloud platforms. This rigorous training culminates in the potential achievement of the Professional Hacker Divergence Certified (PHDC)status, signifying proficiency in cloud security penetration testing.


As graduates of our Cloud Engineering Immersive program, you will be primed to potentially challenge esteemed certifications including PCEP Certified Entry-Level Python Programmer, AZ-204 Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure, and AZ-400 Azure DevOps. Recognizing the pivotal role these certifications play in the cloud engineering landscape, we are thrilled to provide a voucher budget for each learner in compliance with our voucher policy. This empowers you to confidently seek these certifications, further strengthening your professional standing and amplifying your career opportunities in the domain of cloud engineering.


To qualify for our Cloud Engineering Immersive program, candidates must have a high school degree. Moreover, to lay a solid foundation in cloud engineering concepts, it's imperative that students complete our Cloud Tech Prep course before the immersive program begins. Gaining entry to this crucial tech prep course couldn't be easier—simply fill out our application form, and you'll be provided free access, regardless of whether or not you choose to attend our program.

Learn From The Best: Instructors for Every Learner's Journey

Our instructors serve as beacons of excellence and commitment in the realm of cloud engineering. Beyond holding industry-relevant certifications, they are also practicing professionals deeply engaged in the ever-evolving domains of cloud computing, cloud security, and cloud infrastructure. This hands-on, real-world experience ensures that they bring the most contemporary knowledge and insights to our classrooms, keeping our students at the forefront of cloud technology advancements.

What genuinely distinguishes our instructors, however, is their unwavering dedication to each student's success. They are fueled by a genuine passion for imparting knowledge and have an unparalleled knack for simplifying even the most intricate cloud concepts. Recognizing that learners join us from diverse backgrounds and skill levels, our instructors strive to cater to this spectrum, breaking down concepts to be accessible to all.

Ekzhin Ear

Marcel Samuel

Ankit Jariwala

Bret Harder

Jim Anderson

Shawn Zolla And more!

Career Services Support: Empowering Success in Your Future Career

Career Strategy & Empowerment:

At Divergence Academy, we take a personalized approach to your  career aspirations. Our dedicated Career Services team collaborates with you  from day one, ensuring you remain inspired and aligned with your professional  goals throughout the program.

Mastering the Resume Craft:

t's more than just a piece of paper. We teach you the art of  crafting a compelling resume, emphasizing the significance of every word,  ensuring it resonates with the roles you desire.

LinkedIn Mastery:

In the digital age, a LinkedIn profile isn't just an extension—it's  a crucial part of your professional identity. We provide insider insights on  optimizing your profile, making it a magnet for potential employers.

Ace the Interview:

More than just preparation, our program offers mock interview  sessions. This immersive experience, combined with actionable feedback,  equips you with the confidence and strategies to shine during real-life interviews.

Expansive Networking:

Delve into the vast realm of professional networking with our  weekly "Lunch n Learns" every Friday. These sessions provide an  avenue to engage with industry champions and recruitment experts. Benefit  further from our robust Divergence Alumni network, expanding your circle and  reinforcing your career foundation. Your opportunities to connect, learn, and  grow are endless with us.

Integrated Career Workshops:

Beyond our core curriculum, we've intricately woven career  services workshops into the program. This ensures that by graduation, you're  not only equipped with knowledge but also exude job readiness.

AI-Powered Job Search:

Step into the future with the revolutionary Job Machine. Select  students experience this AI-driven tool that streamlines the application  process for numerous jobs and ensures your job hunt remains organized and  efficient. With our enhanced Career and Placement Services by your side,  venturing into the vast ocean of career prospects becomes a seamlessly  navigable journey. Your dream career is not just within sight—it's within  grasp.

From Application to Orientation: Your Admissions Roadmap
Step 1
Begin your journey by discussing your background, preferred pathway, scheduling preferences (10 weeks vs 20 weeks), funding choices, and more with our Admissions Team. Let's align your vision with our offerings.
Apply now
Step 2
Tech prep courses
Eager learners, you can kickstart your educational path right away. Before diving into the main program, you'll get free access to our Cybersecurity and Cloud Engineering Tech Prep. These foundational courses equip you with essential knowledge, ensuring you're well-prepared and confident on your first day of the program.
Step 3
Congratulations! With your funding confirmed, you're now officially accepted into the program. Keep an eye on your inbox for a personalized Acceptance Letter. Should you questions, don't hesitate to reach out to us at 833-DIVERGE.
Step 4
Ready to embark on your journey? To ensure a smooth start, our Student Success Director will introduce you to the learning platform a week before your program begins. Additionally, they'll guide you through the TWC enrollment paperwork and give you an opportunity to meet your dedicated Student Success Advisor and fellow learners in the program. Let's set the stage for success together!
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