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AZ-900: Microsoft Azure Fundamentals

AZ-900: Microsoft Azure Fundamentals

Explore key concepts in Azure, including cloud concepts, Azure services, Azure workloads, security and privacy in Azure.

Learn about Azure pricing and support.

Benefit from instructor-led preparation for the AZ-900 certification exam with tips, tricks, guidance, and mentored support.

AZ-900: Microsoft Azure Fundamentals Highlights

Course Enrollment

Starts on

02 December 2021

Enrollment closes on
22 November 2021

  Course duration

Duration

  • 2 days, online
    8hrs/day
  Course Fee

Fee

US$1,110

Course Enrollment

Starts on

02 December 2021

Enrollment closes on
22 November 2021

Course duration

Duration

  • 2 days, online
    8hrs/day
Course Fee

Fee

US$1,110

Enrollment is Closed

AZ-900: Microsoft Azure Fundamentals is a two-day course designed specifically for individuals who are either new to cloud computing or who are looking to switch their career into the cloud domain. AZ-900 training provides foundational level knowledge on cloud concepts, core Azure services, security, privacy, compliance, trust, and Azure pricing and support.

The course is ideal for learners keen to gain some practical experience. It provides hands-on labs, and primarily uses the Azure portal to create services which do not require you to have scripting skills. In addition, you will explore Azure architecture components and Azure core solutions, and you will learn how to strengthen security and protect against threats. Plus, you will become familiar with data protection and Azure Service Level Agreements (SLAs).

Overall, this course will prepare you for taking the AZ-900 Microsoft Azure Fundamentals certification exam, and it will give you the base you need to next consider other role-based courses and certifications such as Azure Administrator, Azure Developer, and more. Entry for the exam is not included. However you will get a clear overview of the Microsoft certification process, plus you will get tips and tricks, testing strategies, practice questions, and useful information to help you pass the exam successfully.

This course comprises six purposely designed modules that take you on a carefully defined learning journey.

It is an instructor-led course which runs to a fixed schedule, with set start and finish dates. It is driven forward by your instructor and features live sessions that are aired at a set time. You will, however, have time to complete certain activities at your own pace outside of the live sessions.

The materials for each module are accessible from the start of the course and will remain available for the duration of your enrollment. Methods of learning and assessment will include reading material, hands-on labs and online practice exam questions.

As part of our mentoring service you will have access to valuable guidance and support throughout the course. We provide a dedicated discussion space where you can ask questions, chat with your peers, and resolve issues.

Once you have successfully completed the course, you will earn your Certificate of Completion.

After completing this course, you will gain knowledge of:

  • Cloud concepts.
  • Core Azure services.
  • General security and network security features.
  • Identity, governance, privacy, and compliance features.
  • Azure cost management and service level agreements.
  • Individuals seeking to prepare for the Microsoft AZ-900 certification exam.
  • Individuals keen to learn Azure concepts and technologies.
  • College graduates willing to start their career in Azure.
  • Experienced developers who want to extend their skills to include Azure technologies.
  • Individuals seeking to extend their knowledge to include cloud technologies.
  • Business users.
  • Technology managers.
  • You should be familiar with basic computing concepts and terminology.
  • An understanding of cloud computing is helpful but not necessary.

This course will help you to prepare for the AZ-900: Microsoft Azure Fundamentals certification exam.

It is ideal for learners who are just beginning to work with cloud-based solutions and services, or who are new to Azure.

  • It will provide you with the foundational knowledge you need of cloud services and how those services are provided by Microsoft Azure.
  • You will become familiar with various general technology concepts, including concepts of networking, storage, compute, application support, and application development. And it will build your knowledge of cloud concepts, Azure services, Azure workloads, security and privacy in Azure.
  • It will also help you to build your knowledge of Azure pricing and support.

When you take this course, you will also get information and guidance on the Microsoft certification process, knowledge checks and practice questions, and useful tips on how to pass the exam.

Course Outline

Enrollment is Closed
Introduction
Grading Scheme
Pre-Requisite
Exam and Certification Details
About this module
Introduction to Azure fundamentals
Fundamental Azure concepts
Quiz
About this module
Core Azure Architectural components
Core Azure workload products
Azure networking services
Azure storage services
Azure database services
Quiz
About this module
Choose the best Azure IoT service
Choose the best AI service
Choose the best Azure serverless technology
Choose the best tools with DevOps and GitHub
Choose the best management tools
Choose the best Azure monitoring service
Knowledge Check
About this module
Security Tools and Features
Secure Network Connectivity
Quiz
About this module
Core Azure identity services
Azure Governance Methodologies
Privacy, Compliance, and Data Protection standards
Quiz
About this module
Planning and Cost Management
Azure Service Level Agreements (SLAs)
Quiz
Instructions
Create a virtual machine in the portal
Deploy Azure container instances
Create a SQL database
Implement an IoT Hub
Implement Azure Key Vault
Practice Set 1
Practice Set 2
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SC-900: Microsoft Security, Compliance, Identity Fundamentals
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AZ-900: Microsoft Azure Fundamentals
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FAQs

Learners can become certified in Microsoft Azure Fundamentals by following these steps: .

Step 1: Complete recommended training for AZ-900 with a Microsoft authorized training partner. SKillUp Online is a Microsoft authorized training partner.
Step 2: After completing the training, visit Microsoft's official website. Register for the Microsoft Azure Fundamentals exam, and schedule it with Pearson VUE.
Step 3: Take the exam, pass it, and get certified!

There are no pre-requisites for AZ-900 training.

AZ-900 certification is ideally suited to individuals who are new to Azure or cloud computing. It is a fundamental level course that prepares you for taking Associate level courses in the future. For example: Azure Administrator, Azure Developer, and more.

The fee for the exam is paid to Microsoft when you register with them for your exam.

If you sign up with SkillUp Online, our Microsoft Certified Trainers (MCTs) will walk you through all the modules as per the Microsoft Official Curriculum (MOC).

Starting June 2021, role-based and specialty certificates will expire after one year — not two. Certificates earned before June 2021 will stay valid for two years from the date they were earned and are eligible for the new renewal process.

Microsoft will retire certifications from time to time, however, and you may also find exam numbers evolve over time as Microsoft changes the curriculum.

The renewal window begins six months before your certificate expires. During this window before your certificate expires, you can take a free online assessment at Microsoft Learn and get the certificate extended by one additional year from the current expiration date.