About Azure Certification

  • Who should take this Azure certification course, and what can they expect from it? Additionally, is Microsoft Azure certifications worth pursuing?

    This Microsoft-certified Azure certification course caters to those professionals seeking to enter the cloud computing industry as an azure administrator associate. This azure certification path is ideal for

    • Fresh graduates who are intent on taking the plunge into the job market
    • Professionals with less than 2 years of experience who are working in either technical or non-technical job roles and want to shift to cloud

  • What should I expect from this Azure certification course?

    • Industry-recognized certification: Upon successful completion of the Azure training program, you will earn an industry-recognized course completion certificate
    • Learn core data concepts from the best in the industry: Learn core cloud concepts and Azure data fundamentals from leading industry experts with content structured to ensure industry-specific relevance. 
    • Projects and career services: Available through industry partners 
    • Job assist services: Access job assistance services such as personalized CV, career fairs, and interview preparation for different job profiles

  • Is Microsoft Azure certification worth it?

    A Microsoft Azure certification validates your cloud skills and demonstrates your expertise for a given role. It can help you improve your earning potential and stay ahead of your peers. It is predicted that around 80% of all enterprise workloads will move to the cloud by 2025. This means there will be high demand for Azure Administrator who can develop cloud applications and manage cloud infrastructures, and deliver Azure data services. Microsoft Azure Training certification will help you gain these skills

  • What are the Azure course objectives?

    This Azure training will make you an expert in Azure applications and architecture. Through this Microsoft-certified Azure training program, you will understand the main principles of cloud computing and how they have been implemented in Microsoft Azure.

  • How many attempts are required for Azure certification?

    If you do not pass the Azure fundamentals certification exam the first time, you can retake it after 24 hours. A 14-day gap is applicable on all the attempts following the second one. Overall, 5 attempts are allowed per year to pass the Azure exams.

  • Do Azure certifications expire?

    While fundamental Azure certifications do not have an expiration date, starting from June 2021, any role-based or specialty certification you earn will expire after one year from the date it was achieved (or renewed).

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Microsoft Azure Certification Learning Path

  • Course 1

    Microsoft Azure Fundamentals

    Simplilearn’s Microsoft Azure Fundamentals Training Course will familiarize you with the main principles of cloud computing and how they have been implemented in Microsoft Azure. This course will get you up to speed on Azure services, security, privacy, compliance, trust, pricing, and support.

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  • Course 2Online Classroom Flexi Pass

    Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate AZ-104

    In this course you will learn how to manage Azure subscriptions, secure identities, administer the infrastructure, configure virtual networking, connect Azure and on-premises sites, manage network traffic, implement storage solutions, create and scale virtual machines, implement web apps and containers, back up and share data, and monitor your solution.

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  • Course 3Online Classroom Flexi Pass

    Designing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions AZ:305

    This Microsoft Azure certification training establishes you as an expert Azure Solutions Architect and helps you ace the AZ-305 exam. You will learn how to determine workload requirements, design for identity and security, architect data platform, create continuity, migration, and API integration.

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  • Master's Program Certificate

  • Electives

    Microsoft Certified Azure Developer Associate: AZ:204

Azure Training Reviews

  • Cody Mayhew

    Cody Mayhew

    Program Analyst

    My overall experience with Simplilearn was outstanding. The instructors were exceptional, and I was impressed by their extensive knowledge and expertise. I particularly enjoyed the classes taught by Punnary Menon. I am truly grateful to Simplilearn for helping me with my Microsoft Azure Certification journey.

  • Benjamin Kates

    Benjamin Kates

    Senior Consultant

    I gained comprehensive expertise in Azure Cloud Architecture, which enabled me to secure new and better projects in the IT consulting domain and resulted in a 6% salary increase. With my Azure certification, I am now well-equipped to thrive in the booming IT consulting sector, which is brimming with opportunities.

  • Ravi Kiran

    Ravi Kiran

    Service Management Analyst

    After completing the Azure Fundamentals training, my desire to deepen my knowledge led me to enroll in this advanced course, which provided a comprehensive understanding of Cloud architecture. We were assigned a project that closely resembled real-world scenarios, enhancing the learning experience. Thank you, Simplilearn!


Why Online Bootcamp

  • Develop skills for real career growthCutting-edge curriculum designed in guidance with industry and academia to develop job-ready skills
  • Learn from experts active in their field, not out-of-touch trainersLeading practitioners who bring current best practices and case studies to sessions that fit into your work schedule.
  • Learn by working on real-world problemsCapstone projects involving real world data sets with virtual labs for hands-on learning
  • Structured guidance ensuring learning never stops24x7 Learning support from mentors and a community of like-minded peers to resolve any conceptual doubts

Azure Training FAQs FAQs

  • What is Microsoft Azure certification?

    The Microsoft Azure certification will facilitate you in gaining fundamental knowledge of Microsoft Azure and make you well-versed in various virtual networking skills and their implementation through Microsoft Azure fundamentals. Upon completing this certification, one can earn an average salary of $65,000 and boost their career. Furthermore, the certification helps build a robust professional network, allowing one to learn from others and explore the best job opportunities.

  • Is exam voucher included in this Azure Course?

    Yes, one exam voucher is included in this Azure Course. You can choose the course under the Azure training program for which you want to avail of the voucher.

  • How many times can you take a Microsoft Azure Certification exam?

    You can take a given Azure exam only five times in a year. After you have exhausted five attempts, you can retake only after 12 months from the date of exhaustion of the fifth attempt.

  • How should I prepare for the Azure Certification exam to start a career in Azure?

    The recommended steps are as follows:
    Step 1: Complete the Azure Cloud Architect training to enhance your technical skills with Azure.
    Step 2: Take a practice test on our online platform.
    Step 3: Schedule and pass your Azure Certification exams at an exam center of your choice to become certified.

  • What comes after Azure Certification Training course?

    We recommend you upgrade your knowledge after you have completed this Azure Certification Training course. Consider taking the Post Graduate Program in Cloud Computing to develop further expertise and take your career to newer heights.

  • What is the future of Microsoft Azure?

    Cloud computing is one of the technologies dominating the fourth industrial revolution. Microsoft Azure is giving cut-throat competition to AWS in the overall cloud services market. Many organizations are reaping the benefits of using Azure services offered by Azure and many are planning to adopt it. Worldwide spending on public cloud services and infrastructure will increase significantly over the next few years, and Azure has a bright future. Additionally, Azure machine learning is an emerging and promising field for AI-ML experts in the cloud domain.

  • How do I start a career in Azure?

    Starting a career in cloud computing requires technical expertise. If you are interested in learning about Microsoft Azure, you should have a basic understanding of how it works and its services. Next, you can take this Microsoft Azure course to learn everything from scratch.

  • Does Microsoft Azure require coding?

    You can start using the Azure platform even without programming knowledge. However, to use specific services or develop applications on the platform, you would need expertise in at least one of the applicable programming languages.

  • Why become an Azure Cloud Architect?

    Whether small or large, companies are trying to shift data online and produce services on the cloud to gain speed, flexibility, and scalability. According to a report by Indeed, the world will witness nearly 1,000,000 computing job vacancies. Regarding pay, Azure cloud architects are paid well, earning an average salary of $119,487 in a year. Considering all this, an Azure certification will help you have a flourishing career.

  • What are the prerequisites for pursuing this Azure Cloud Architect course?

    Learners need to possess an undergraduate degree or a high school diploma. A basic understanding of Azure administration, Azure development, or DevOps will be helpful.

  • What are the job opportunities after completing this Azure Cloud Architect course?

    With an Azure certification, you will be eligible to seek opportunities in the below job roles:

    • Azure Cloud Architect
    • Azure Solutions Architect
    • Enterprise Architect
    • Principal Architect
    • Deputy General Manager (Cloud Computing)
    • IT Director

  • Which companies hire for Azure Cloud Architect?

    Upon completing this Azure training course, you can seek employment with companies like Microsoft, Accenture, Mindtree, Tata Consultancy Services, Cognizant Technology Solutions, Capgemini, HCL Technologies, and ITC.

  • What major skills do you need to become an Azure Cloud Architect?

    To become a Cloud Architect, you need to have technical skills like an understanding of programming language, the basic idea of cloud computing and management fundamentals, expertise in computing, networking, storing, and security, and non-technical skills like time management, good communication skills, ability to take decisions, business knowledge and potential to learn new concepts. With Simplilearn’s Azure certification, you can easily acquire these skills and experience a rewarding career ahead.

  • What is the pay scale of Azure Cloud Architects across the world?

    With Azure certification, professionals can earn an average salary of $119,487 annually.

  • What are the eligibility criteria for the Azure Cloud Architect course?

    Learners need to possess an undergraduate degree or a high school diploma in any discipline that may be prevalent and accepted in their respective country of residence and/or work. No experience is required however, having a basic idea of Azure administration, Azure development, or DevOps will be helpful.

  • What does Azure Cloud Architect do?

    The roles and responsibilities of an Azure Cloud Architect involve:

    • Monitor the designing and deployment of Azure solutions at the enterprise level.
    • Head technical discussions with senior customer executives to make decisions aligned with company objectives and oversee their implementation.
    • Assess and manage technical and business requirements for establishing the latest cloud platforms.
    • Design and develop architectures with Microsoft Azure to meet the requirements of clients and businesses.
    • Executing implementation of Azure infrastructure and managing workload using Azure.
    • Help with internal Service Delivery Framework and IP development. Upon completing this Azure cloud architect course, you will better understand what a cloud architect does and the skills required to perform this role.

  • How to renew the Azure certification?

    You can renew your Azure certification by following these easy steps:

    • Visit ‘Microsoft Learn to connect your learning profile with your certification profile.
    • Prepare for the exam with the help of the learning modules available on Microsoft Learn.
    • Take up the online assessment free of cost, pass it and get your certificate renewed before it expires.

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