Level 3 Award in Cloud Services (9628-08)
Issued by City & Guilds
This qualification covers the basic concepts of cloud computing, including Cloud, Cloud models and Cloud services. Disaster recovery, the policies and strategy that should be followed within organisations as well as the roles, responsibilities and procedures for implementing a disaster recovery plan. Developed in collaboration with employers, sector experts and training providers using the Infrastructure Technician Standard as the baseline. Ofqual Qualification Number: 603/0620/8
This person understands the fundamental nature of Cloud services and the elements to be considered when provisioning them. They can describe the characteristics of Cloud technology, Cloud models, Cloud services and the importance of relevant legislation. They are able to describe considerations specific to the use of technology for delivering Cloud services and the use and importance of provisioning tenants including the configuration of user identity and access to Cloud services.
This person understands the fundamentals of disaster recovery and use of disaster recovery plans. They describe organisational considerations for producing a disaster recovery plan and the steps of a Disaster Recovery Plan, including where to find it, Cloud backup and recovery methods.