- A Computer with a Good Internet Connection. THATS IT!
- No Experience needed in Alexa Skill Development and No need of an Echo Device, we will use Alexa Mobile App or Web Simulator to test our skills.
Welcome to The Complete Alexa Skill Development Bootcamp where we aim to start learning about How to create Custom Alexa Skills from SCRATCH !!
Do you ever wanted to create your Own Custom Alexa Skill but didn’t know where to begin? Want to learn how to create an Alexa Skill in the very simplest way? You have come to the right place. This course is designed for complete beginners who have no experience of programming or Developing Alexa Skill.
Alexa is a Smart Virtual Assistant build by Amazon and currently there are more than 100 Million users using Alexa Powered Devices for Day to Day activities, Home Automation, Searching and Playing Music, Directions, Traffic and Transport, Booking Rides, Booking Tables for Dinner, Games, Friends and Family Trivia, Roasting, Flash Briefings, Education, News, Match Scores, Lifestyle, Weather, Controlling Home Devices like LED, Webcam, Servomotor, temperature sensor and much more.
And it is projected that by 2020 there will be more than 100 Million Smart Phone Users using Smart Speaker everyday. One in every 6 American Owns a Smart speaker in their home. And Alexa is Leading the Market of Smart Speaker with its Amazon Echo, Echo Dot, Echo Show, Fire TV Stick Devices.
So with the increase in Market, the Demand Increases for new and Innovative Alexa Skills, thats where Alexa Developers show their Talents of creating amazing Skills for Alexa. And because of the same reason why we will be learning how to create alexa skills and publishing them to Alexa Skill Store. We are in the near future of a world with complete Voice User Interface (VUI) like we have seen in the movie iRobot or J.A.R.V.I.S from Iron Man.
Why take this course?
As this is the perfect time to learn about Alexa Skill Development. Soon there will be lot of demand for Alexa Skill Developers as more and more companies wants to add Alexa voice service to their products and services. You can even use Alexa in your custom build device using Arduino, Raspberry pi, or any other device.
This Complete Alexa Skill Development Bootcamp teaches you the required skills you need to become an Alexa Skill Developer. This course covers most features of Alexa Skills with real-world example Skills which we will Publish it to Skill Store and that Live Skill you can try out on your Alexa Echo Device or Alexa Mobile App.
By the end of this course, you will be well versed with:
- Fundamentals of Amazon Alexa Skill Development.
- Know your way around Alexa Skills Kit (ASK) and Alexa Developer Console.
- Understand deeply about Invocation Name, Intents, Sample Utterances, Endpoints, AWS Alexa Lambda Function, etc of an Alexa Skill.
- Learn about what are Slots and Slot Types (Custom and Pre-defined Slot Types) and how to use them in your Skill.
- Create Multi-Turned Dialogs with Alexa and User using Dialog Directive.
- Store User Data in Session using State Management.
- Know what are Blueprints for Alexa Skill and use one to create a Flash Briefing Skill.
- Certify and Publish your Skill in Amazon US, UK, India, Australia and Germany Skill Store.
Who this course is for:
- For Beginners who are looking to learn about Alexa Skill Development
- For Developers who would like to Create and Publish their Skills to Alexa Skill Store
- For Everyone who wants to Customise Alexa by creating their Own Personalised Skill