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Save 50% on all Personal annual plans

For a limited time, save 50% on any Personal annual plan. Enjoy a cloud skill development approach that’s tailored to how you learn best—and take your skills beyond the stratosphere.

A Personal annual plan with A Cloud Guru lets you:

  • Build cloud mastery with courses and quizzes in AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud
  • Learn by doing with Hands-on Labs, including a challenge mode
  • Play around in unlimited cloud sandboxes


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Personal Basic

Fast-track certifications with hands-on learning

$174 per year

Regular Price $348
Save $174 on Personal Basic Annual

Personal Plus

Learn-by-doing in unlimited AWS, Azure, & GCP Sandboxes

$234 per year

Regular Price $468
Save $234 on Personal Plus Annual

Hands-on Learning Fundamentals

Personal Basic Annual

Personal Plus Annual

Unlimited Courses

Learn without limits

Learn from anywhere with unlimited access to certification courses and deep dives on AWS, Azure, GCP, Linux, and so much more.


Pop quiz, hot shot

Quickly check your knowledge on a variety of topics and know where to brush up with short quizzes.

Learning Paths

Go from novice to guru

We’ll guide you through the skills you need to go from novice to guru across a variety of roles and skills, through major cloud providers.

7-Day Free Trial

Unlimited Guided Hands-on Labs

Get your hands cloudy

Learn by doing with guided labs based on real-world scenarios in a secure, risk-free environment. Build new skills in as little as 15 minutes.

Practice Exams

Put your skills to the test

Prepare for your certs with practice exams that mimic the real thing, including challenge labs that put you in the cloud hot seat. Plus, get personalized pointers on improving your score.

Interactive Diagrams

Study aids on demand

Snag clickable, PDF versions of core concepts to revisit later. Our diagrams make great study aids, help build retention, and can act as handy cheat sheets for a quick refresher down the road.

Learning Scheduler

Create a consistent learning schedule that fits around your busy life

Create a consistent study schedule based on the weekly hours you have available or the date you want to complete the course, and the scheduler will keep you on track to meet your goals.

Challenge Mode for Hands-On Labs

Think you're a guru?

Put your skills to the test with unguided labs that score your work

Build Expertise in Full Cloud Environments

Personal Basic Annual

Personal Plus Annual

Cloud Playground - Servers

Cloud on demand

Spin up pre-configured, auto-provisioned servers in just a few clicks. Cloud along with courses, practice whenever you feel like it, and never worry about a surprise cloud bill.

Cloud Playground - Instant Terminal

SSH on demand

Quickly launch a secure, in-browser SSH terminal into any instance on any provider – even behind a firewall.

Cloud Playground - Sandboxes

Learn by doing

Learn by doing with Cloud Playground. Try out new cloud skills in live AWS, Azure, and GCP sandbox environments — without racking up a surprise bill. Cloud along with courses, test an idea at work or prepare for exams.

Black Friday promo on courses.

What do you want to learn?

Hundreds of courses. Thousands of labs. No worries.

With 426 courses and 1,852 real Hands-on Labs, we’ve got more cloud learning than you can shake a whole bunch of sticks at. Search and learn new skills in as little as 15 minutes, go deep with certification and technical courses, or hop into one of our guided Learning Paths and advance from novice to guru.

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This promotion is open to any new or existing personal users for upgrade or early renewal. Please contact support@acloud.guru if you are having any issues with the discounted offer.

Our Personal Basic plan is designed for learners who want unlimited access to AWS, Azure, GCP, and Linux courses and Hands-On Labs.

Comparably, our Personal Plus plan is designed for learners who want unlimited access to all courses and Hands-on Labs, as well as Cloud Playground. With Cloud Playground, you can build, test, fail, and learn in real AWS, Azure, and GCP sandboxes without risking production environments or unexpected cloud bills.

Yes, you can switch between plans by visiting your Membership page.

If you choose to upgrade to a higher tier plan, your card will be charged immediately, a credit will be applied to your account, and your new term will start. For any downgrades, please reach out to support@acloud.guru for further assistance.

Your account is set to automatically renew at the rate that you joined with. You will get to keep the latest price you subscribe at for as long as your membership stays active. After you’re charged, your membership will automatically renew annually on the same day.

If you choose to take advantage of the promotion relating to your existing subscription today, you will be charged immediately and your subscription term will be extended for an additional 12 months from the original date you joined.

This promotion does not have a 7-day free trial period, and your card will be charged immediately.

Please reach out to your ACG representative for the best offers available to you.

A CLOUD GURU’S SWAG GIVEAWAY RULES1. Eligibility: The A Cloud Guru Swag Giveaway (“Cloud Games Promo”) is open only to legal residents of the United States, Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, and Spain, who are of the age of majority in their country and who have (i) purchased an Annual Personal Plus or Annual Personal Basic membership during our Cloud Games promotion and (ii) have stayed beyond the 7-day trial period. There is no additional entry needed, as your purchase automatically enters you into the Giveaway. The chances of winning are not enhanced by making any additional purchases. The Giveaway is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws, and regulations. A Cloud Guru employees and their immediate family members are not eligible.2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, you agree to be fully, unconditionally bound by these A Cloud Guru Cloud Games Promo Rules (these “Rules”), and you represent and warrant that you meet the eligibility requirements set forth herein. In addition, you agree to accept the decisions of A Cloud Guru as final and binding as it relates to the content of the Rules or outcome of the Giveaway. The Giveaway is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.3. Cloud Games Promo: The Cloud Games Promo starts on September 14, 2021 and ends on September 22, 2021 (the “Giveaway Period”). All Entries will be accepted starting on the first day of a Giveaway Period beginning at 00:00:01 AM CT. All activities constituting an Entry as set forth in Section 1 above must be completed during a given Giveaway Period by 11:59:00 PM CT on the last day of the Cloud Games Promo to be eligible for the drawing.4. How to Enter: To be eligible to win a Prize as outlined in section 5 below, you must (i) purchase an Annual Personal Plus or Annual Personal Basic membership during the Cloud Games Promo and (ii) maintain the membership beyond the 7-day trial period (an “Entry”).

You may also enter to win by sending a self-addressed postcard, postage pre-paid, with your name, e-mail, and return address to ATTN: A Cloud Guru’s Swag Giveaway, 42 Future Way, Draper, Utah, 84020, United States during the applicable Giveaway Period. You may only submit one postcard per Giveaway Period. Pluralsight is not responsible for lost or stolen postcards. In the event a Postcard Entry is received after the applicable Giveaway Period as set forth in Section 3 above, you will not be eligible for any prizes

Each Entry must fulfill all Cloud Games Promo requirements as specified in these Rules to be eligible to win a prize. Entries that are not complete, or do not adhere to these Rules or specifications, may be disqualified at the sole discretion of A Cloud Guru. You may enter only once. This means that you may not enter more times than indicated during any one given Giveaway Period by using multiple email addresses, identities, or devices in an attempt to circumvent these Rules. If you use fraudulent methods to enter the Cloud Games Promo, submit more than one Entry during the Giveaway Period, or otherwise attempt to circumvent these Rules, your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of A Cloud Guru. 

5. Prizes: One thousand three hundred (1,300) winners will be selected by A Cloud Guru in one (1) random drawing. The winners will receive an “A Cloud Guru, a Pluralsight company”-branded headband and fanny pack set. Prize winners will be selected by A Cloud Guru  in a random drawing taking place on or about the end of the Giveaway Period.

The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by A Cloud Guru. No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted except at A Cloud Guru’s sole and absolute discretion. Any and all prize(s) are nontransferable. Any and all prize-related expenses, including without limitation any applicable taxes, levies, duties, costs, charges or deductions, or any charges of equivalent effect, as imposed by any tax or other authority in respect of the prize shall be the sole responsibility of the winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by winners is permitted. 

6. Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible Entries received.

7. Winner Selection and Notification: Winners of the Giveaway will be selected in a random drawing under the supervision of A Cloud Guru at the Sponsor’s office at 800 Brazos St, Suite 340, Austin, Texas, 78701, United States. Winners will be notified via the contact information provided in each Entry within ten (10) days following the conclusion of the Promotion (September 22, 2021). All Entries received as of the date of a given drawing will be included in that drawing, unless the Entry(ies) contravene these Rules. A Cloud Guru shall have no liability for a winner’s failure to receive notices due to the winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information, or the configuration of a winner’s email account. If the selected winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within five (5) days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner selected.

The receipt by winner of the prize offered in this Giveaway is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal and state laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE RULES BY ANY WINNER (AT A CLOUD GURU’S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN SUCH WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS A WINNER OF THE GIVEAWAY AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS A WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.

8. Rights Granted by You: By entering this Giveaway you understand that A Cloud Guru, anyone acting on behalf of A Cloud Guru, or its respective licensees, successors and assigns will have the right, where permitted by law, without any further notice, review, or compensation, to use the Entry and winner’s name, image, voice, likeness, or statements about the Giveaway, and biographical information for marketing purposes. Any sensitive personally-identifiable information given while entering will be held confidential in accordance with A Cloud Guru’s Privacy Policy, located at our Terms of Use or Master Services Agreement.

9. Terms: A Cloud Guru reserves the right, in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Giveaway should (in its sole discretion) a virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Giveaway. In such case, A Cloud Guru may select the winners from all eligible Entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by A Cloud Guru. A Cloud Guru reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the Entry process or the operation of the Giveaway or website or violates these Rules.

A Cloud Guru has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Giveaway, to void Entries for any reason, including, but not limited to; multiple Entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple Entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by these Rules; or the use of bots, macros or scripts or other technical means for entering.

Any attempt by you to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Giveaway may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, A Cloud Guru reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.By entering the Giveaway you agree to receive email newsletters periodically from A Cloud Guru. You can opt-out of receiving this communication at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the email.

10. Limitation of Liability: By participating in or entering the Giveaway, you agree to release and hold harmless A Cloud Guru and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from (i) such entrant’s participation in the Giveaway and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof, (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any computer, cable, network, hardware or software; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions or telephone or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the Entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error which may occur in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of Entries.

11. Disputes: As a condition of participating in this Giveaway, you agree that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Giveaway, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will you be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waive all rights to claim punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, other than your actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Giveaway), and you further waive all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

12. Privacy Policy:  Subject to Section 8, any information submitted with Entries is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the A Cloud Guru website. To read the Privacy Policy, click here.

13. Winners List: To obtain a copy of the winner’s name or a copy of these Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: A Cloud Guru, 800 Brazos St, Suite 340, Austin, Texas, 78701, United States.

14. Sponsor:  The Sponsor of the Giveaway is A Cloud Guru, 800 Brazos St, Suite 340, Austin, Texas, 78701, United States.
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