Microsoft Azure Fundamentals - Only 2 Days

Why

Four reasons why you should sit your Azure Fundamentals course with Firebrand Training

Find Out How We Help You To Learn New Skills Quickly

  1. You'll be Azure Fundamentals trained and certified faster. Learn more on this 2-day accelerated course. You'll get at least 12 hours a day of quality learning time in a distraction-free environment
  2. Your Azure Fundamentals course is all-inclusive. One simple price covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals – so you can focus on learning
  3. Pass Azure Fundamentals first time or train again for free. Your expert instructor will deliver our unique accelerated learning methods, allowing you to learn faster and be in the best possible position to pass first time. In the unlikely event that you don't, it's covered by your Certification Guarantee
  4. Study Azure Fundamentals with an award-winning training provider. We've won the Learning and Performance Institute's "Training Company of the Year" three times. Firebrand is your fastest way to learn, with 68.075 students saving more than one million hours since 2001

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What

Your 2-day accelerated Microsoft Azure Fundamentals course will teach you the skills to evaluate Microsoft Azure cloud. You'll be immersed in Microsoft Official Curriculum by your experienced Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT).

You'll cover the core principles of cloud computing and learn to create a variety of Azure services, which will enable you to:

  • Describe cloud computing, Azure, and Azure subscriptions.
  • Describe and create Azure Web Apps
  • Create and configure VMs in Microsoft Azure.
  • Create an Azure virtual network.
  • Describe Azure storage.
  • Describe and deploy databases in Azure.
  • Describe Azure AD

You'll accelerate your learning gtting hands-on, practical experience alongside theoretical knowledge using our Lecture | Lab | Review technique.

If you're a developer wanting to assess the creation of Azure solutions and IT professionals looking to evaluate Azure as a website or mobile back-end host, this course is ideal for you. This Microsoft Azure Fundamentals course is also suitable if you're an administrator looking to understand the use of Azure in moving services to the cloud.

You'll learn pre-requisite knowledge to prepare you for both the 20532C Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions, and 20533C Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions courses.

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You may be entitled to heavily-discounted training via Microsoft's Software Assurance Training Voucher (SATV) scheme. If your business has bought Microsoft software, check to see if it came bundled with free training vouchers! Vouchers can be exchanged against training for all Microsoft technologies. If you’re unsure, get in touch with us

Other accelerated training providers rely heavily on lecture and independent self-testing and study.

Effective technical instruction must be highly varied and interactive to keep attention levels high, promote camaraderie and teamwork between the students and instructor, and solidify knowledge through hands-on learning.

Firebrand Training provides instruction to meet every learning need:

  • Intensive group instruction
  • One-on-one instruction attention
  • Hands-on labs
  • Lab partner and group exercises
  • Question and answer drills
  • Independent study

This information has been provided as a helpful tool for candidates considering training. Courses that include certification come with a Certification Guarantee. Pass first time or train again for free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs). We do not make any guarantees about personal successes or benefits of obtaining certification. Benefits of certification determined through studies do not guarantee any particular personal successes.

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Module 1: Getting Started with Microsoft Azure

This module introduces students to cloud services and the various Azure services. It describes how to use the Azure portal to access and manage Azure services, and to manage Azure subscription and billing.

Lessons:

  • What is cloud computing?
  • What is Azure?
  • Managing Azure
  • Subscription management, support, and billing

Lab:

  • Using the Azure portals
  • Customising the Azure portal interface
  • Viewing billing, usage, and quotas data
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Describe cloud computing.
  • Describe Azure.
  • Manage Azure.
  • Describe subscription management, support, and billing.

Module 2: Microsoft Azure management tools

This module explains Azure PowerShell and its use in managing Azure subscriptions. It also describes the Azure Software Development Kit (SDK) and the Azure cross-platform command-line interface, and explains their benefits and uses.

Lessons:

  • What is Azure PowerShell
  • The Azure SDK and the Azure CLI

Lab:

  • Using Microsoft Azure management tools
  • Using the Azure PowerShell modules
  • Use the Azure CLI
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Describe Azure PowerShell.
  • Describe the Azure SDK and the Azure CLI.

Module 3: Virtual machines in Microsoft Azure

This module explains how to use Azure to deploy virtual machines. It also explains the highly available and scalable configuration of Azure virtual machines, and the management of virtual machine disks by using Azure.

Lessons:

  • Creating and configuring VMs
  • Configure disks

Lab:

  • Creating a VM in Azure
  • Create a VM from the Azure Portal by using an Azure Marketplace image
  • Verify the functionality of the VM
  • Configure storage of a VM
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Create and configure VMs.
  • Configure disks.

Module 4: Web Apps and cloud services

This module explains how to create, configure, and monitor Web apps by using Azure. It also describes the creation and deployment of Cloud Services on Azure.

Lessons:

  • Creating and configuring web apps
  • Deploying and monitoring web apps
  • Creating and deploying PaaS cloud services

Lab:

  • Web Apps and cloud services
  • Creating and configuring a WordPress web app
  • Create a cloud service
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Create and configure web apps.
  • Deploy and monitor web apps.
  • Create and deploy PaaS cloud services.

Module 5: Creating and configuring virtual networks

This module explains Azure virtual networks and how to create them. It also covers variety of virtual network components, focusing in particular on Azure load balancers.

Lessons:

  • Getting started with virtual networks
  • Creating a virtual network
  • Getting started with Azure Load Balancers

Lab:

  • Create a virtual network
  • Creating a virtual network
  • Verifying virtual network functionality
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Explain virtual networks.
  • Create a virtual network.
  • Describe Azure Load Balancers.

Module 6: Cloud storage

This module explains the use of cloud storage and its benefits. It also explains how to create, manage, and configure cloud storage in Azure.

Lessons:

  • Understanding cloud storage
  • Create and manage storage

Lab:

  • Configure Azure Storage
  • Create an Azure Storage account
  • Create and manage blobs
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Understand cloud storage.
  • Create and manage storage.

Module 7: Microsoft Azure databases

This module explains the options available for storing relational data in Azure. It also explains how to use Microsoft Azure SQL Database to create, configure, and manage SQL databases in Azure.

Lessons:

  • Understanding options for relational database deployment
  • Creating and connecting to Azure SQL databases

Lab:

  • Creating a SQL Database in Azure
  • Create a new Azure SQL database in Azure and configure SQL Server firewall rules
  • Manage content of an Azure SQL database by using SQL Server Management Studio
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Understand relational database deployment options.
  • Create and connect to Azure SQL Databases

Module 8: Creating and managing Azure AD

This module explains how to use Azure AD and Azure Multi-Factor Authentication to enhance security. It explains how to create users, domains, and tenants in Azure AD, and how to use Multi-Factor Authentication and single sign-on (SSO).

Lessons:

  • Overview of Azure AD
  • Manage Azure AD authentication

Lab:

  • Create users in Azure Active Directory tenants
  • Create users in Azure AD
  • Create a new Azure AD Tenant and a custom DNS domain
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Describe Azure AD.
  • Manage Azure AD authentication.

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Included in your training will be the following Microsoft Official Curriculum (MOC):

  • MOC 10979C: Microsoft Azure Fundamentals

Firebrand Training offers top-quality technical education and certification training in an all-inclusive course package specifically designed for the needs and ease of our students. We attend to every detail so our students can focus solely on their studies and certification goals.

Our Accelerated Learning Programmes include:

  • Intensive Hands-on Training Utilising our (Lecture | Lab | Review)TM Delivery
  • Comprehensive Study Materials, Program Courseware and Self-Testing Software including MeasureUp *
  • Fully instructor-led program with 24 hour lab access
  • Examination vouchers **
  • On site testing ***
  • Accommodation, all meals, unlimited beverages, snacks and tea / coffee****
  • Transportation to/from designated local railway stations
  • Examination Passing Policy

Our instructors teach to accommodate every student's learning needs through individualised instruction, hands-on labs, lab partner and group exercises, independent study, self-testing, and question/answer drills.

Firebrand Training has dedicated, well-equipped educational facilities where you will attend instruction and labs and have access to comfortable study and lounging rooms. Our students consistently say our facilities are second-to-none.

Firebrand goes digital

We’re currently migrating from printed to digital courseware. Some courseware is already available in digital, while other books remain in printed form. To find out if this course is digital, call us on 0720-880599.

There are several benefits of easy-to-use digital courseware: downloads are immediate, and you’ll always have your courseware available wherever you are. You won’t need to wait for a printed book to be delivered before you start learning – and it’s better for the environment. You can choose to download the courseware to your own device, or borrow one of ours.

Considering a Microsoft course? Always have the most up-to-date Microsoft digital courseware with ‘Fresh Editions’. This gives you access to all versions of digital courseware – you’ll receive updates and revisions of your textbook, at no charge, for the life of that course.

Examination Passing Policy

Should a student complete a Firebrand Training Program without having successfully passed all vendor examinations, the student may re-attend that program for a period of one year.  Students will only be responsible for accommodations and vendor exam fees.

Please note

  • * Not on all courses
  • ** Examination vouchers are not included for the following courses: PMI, GIAC and CISSP CBK Review. Exam vouchers may also not be included for Apprentices and will require a separate purchase by an employer due to Education and Skills Funding Agency guidelines.
  • *** On site testing is not included for our PMI, GIAC, CREST, CSX Practitioner or ITIL Managers and Revision Certification Courses
  • **** Accommodation not included on the CISSP CBK Review Seminar

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Before attending this course, you must have a background in IT as well as the following technical knowledge:

  • Understanding of websites.
  • A basic understanding of virtualisation.
  • A basic understanding of Active Directory concepts, including domains, users, and domain controllers.
  • A basic understanding of database concepts including tables and simple queries.

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites?

Don’t worry - we’ll discuss your technical background, experience and qualifications to determine whether this accelerated course suits you.

Just call us on 0720-880599 and speak to one of our enrolment consultants.

Firebrand is an immersive environment and requires commitment. Some prerequisites are simply guidelines; you may find your unique experience, attitude and determination enables you to succeed on your accelerated course.

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