The Cloud Academy

BDPA Cloud Academy empowers Black Americans with hands-on training in cloud computing technologies. Diversify talent, drive innovation. Gain foundational and advanced cloud knowledge. Start your cloud career with professional development and free certifications.

Our Objective

The BDPA Cloud Academy is a 12-week program for black American students, focusing on cloud computing concepts, hands-on application, and industry insights. Gain Google Cloud certifications at different levels. Accelerate transformation, nurture diverse professionals. Weekly sessions, online instruction, labs, specialization provided.

Program Needs

Exciting opportunities for workshops and seminars! Presenters needed to share expertise. Seeking networking event partners. Sponsorships & donations appreciated. Join us to support community growth. Contact us for presenter, partner, or sponsorship inquiries. Let’s create a vibrant environment for development, connections, and success!


Announcing the Cloud Academy Cohort Sprint 2023! Registration opens on January 25, 2023. Program starts on February 18, 2023, and ends on April 6, 2023. Accepting 25 participants. Join now for an intensive cloud computing program that equips you with the skills to thrive in the tech industry. Don’t miss out!



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