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NICF - Microsoft Azure Administrator (SF)

Course Overview

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NTUC LearningHub Course Code: NICF039

Microsoft Course Code: AZ-103T00

SSG Skillsconnect Code: CRS-Q-0037956-ICT

This course teaches IT Professionals how to manage their Azure subscriptions, create and scale virtual machines, implement storage solutions, configure virtual networking, back up and share data, connect Azure and on-premises sites, manage network traffic, implement Azure Active Directory, secure identities, and monitor your solution.

This course will Prepare participants to sit for Exam AZ-103, which will lead to Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate certification

Course Duration

5 Days / 40 Hours

Course Outline

Module 1: Azure Administration

In this module, youll learn about to tooling Azure Administrator uses to manage their infrastructure. This includes the Azure Portal, Cloud Shell, Azure PowerShell, CLI, Resource Manager, and Resource Manager Templates. The demonstrations in this module will ensure you are successful in the course labs.

  • Azure Portal and Cloud Shell
  • Azure PowerShell and CLI
  • Resource Manager
  • ARM Templates 

Module 2: Azure Virtual Machines

In this module, youll learn about Azure virtual machines including planning, creating, availability and extensions.

  • Virtual Machine Planning
  • Creating Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Availability
  • Virtual Machine Extensions

Lab: Deploy and Manage Virtual Machines

Lab: Virtual Machines and Scale Sets

Module 3: Azure Storage

In this module, youll learn about basic storage features including storage accounts, blob storage, Azure files, and storage security.

  • Storage Accounts
  • Azure Blobs
  • Azure Files
  • Storage Security 

Lab: Implement and Manage Storage

Module 4: Virtual Networking

In this module, youll learn about basic virtual networking concepts like virtual networks, IP addressing, Azure DNS, and network security groups.

  • Virtual Networks
  • IP Addressing and Endpoints
  • Azure DNS
  • Network Security Groups 

Lab: Configure Azure DNS

Module 5: Intersite Connectivity

In this module, youll learn about intersite connectivity features including VNet Peering, VNet-to-VNet connections, Site-to-Site Connections, and ExpressRoute.

  • VNet Peering
  • VNet-to-VNet Connections
  • ExpressRoute Connections 

Lab: VNet Peering and Service Chaining

Module 6: Monitoring

In this module, youll learn about monitoring your Azure infrastructure including Azure Monitor, alerting, log analytics, and Network Watcher.

  • Azure Monitor
  • Azure Alerts
  • Log Analytics
  • Network Watcher 

Lab: Network Watcher

Module 7: Data Protection

In this module, youll learn about data replication strategies, backing up files and folders, and virtual machine backups.

  • Data Replication
  • File and Folder Backups
  • Virtual Machine Backups 

Lab: Azure Site Recovery Between Regions

Module 8: Network Traffic Management

In this module, youll learn about network traffic strategies including service endpoints, network routing, Azure Load Balancer, and Azure Traffic Manager.

  • Network Routing
  • Azure Load Balancer
  • Azure Traffic Manager

Lab: Load Balancer and Traffic Manager

Module 9: Azure Active Directory

In this module, youll learn about Azure Active Directory (AD) including Azure AD Connect and Azure AD Join.

  • Azure Active Directory
  • Azure AD Connect
  • Azure AD Join 

Lab: Implement Directory Synchronization

Module 10: Securing Identities

In this module, youll learn how to secure identities including Multi-Factor Authentication, Azure AD Identity Protection, and Self-Service Password Reset.

  • Multi-Factor Authentication
  • Azure AD Identity Protection
  • Self-Service Password Reset

Lab: Azure AD Identity Protection

Lab: Self-Service Password Reset

Module 11: Governance and Compliance

In this module, youll learn about managing your subscriptions and accounts including role-based access control, users and groups, and Azure policy.

  • Subscriptions and Accounts
  • Role-Based Access Control (RBAC)
  • Users and Groups
  • Azure Policy

Lab: Role-Based Access Control

Lab: Governance and Compliance

Module 12: Data Services

In this module, you'll learn how to effectively share data using Import and Export service, Data Box, Content Delivery Network, and File Sync.

  • Content Delivery Network
  • File Sync
  • Import and Export Service
  • Data Box 
Lab: File Sync

Mode of Assessment

Participants must complete a paper-based assessment during the class.

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

1.  Certificate of Achievement from Microsoft

Certificate of Achievement from Microsoft will be issued to participants who have met at least 75% attendance and passed the prescribed assessment(s). 

2.  Statement of Attainment from SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG)

Upon meeting at least 75% attendance and passing the assessment(s), Statement of Attainment (SOAs) will be issued by SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) to certify that the participant has achieved the following Competency Standard(s):

  • Infrastructure Deployment (ICT-DIT-3008-1.1)

NTUC LearningHub reserves the right not to disclose any information on the assessment process.

3.  External Certification Exam

Upon passing Exam AZ-103, participant will receive Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate certification from Microsoft.

Pre-requisites

  • Understanding of on-premises virtualization technologies, including: VMs, virtual networking, and virtual hard disks.
  • Understanding of network configuration, including TCP/IP, Domain Name System (DNS), virtual private networks (VPNs), firewalls, and encryption technologies.
  • Understanding of Active Directory concepts, including domains, forests, domain controllers, replication, Kerberos protocol, and Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP).
  • Understanding of resilience and disaster recovery, including backup and restore operations.

Medium of Instruction & Trainer

Medium of instruction: English

Trainer: Trainee Ratio is 1:16

Funding Information

NTUC UTAP

NTUC Members can enjoy up to 50% funding (capped at $250 per year) with Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP).

Price


 

Individual Sponsored 

Company Sponsored 

 

w/o GST

w GST

Non-SME 

SME 

 

w/o GST

w GST

w/o GST

w GST

Original Course Fee

$2,950.00

$3,156.50

$2,950.00

$3,156.50

$2,950.00

$3,156.50

Singapore Citizens & PRs aged 21 years and above

$2,350.00

$2,556.50

$2,350.00

$2,556.50

$950.00

$1,156.50

Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above

$950.00

$1,156.50

$950.00

$1,156.50

$950.00

$1,156.50

Singapore Citizens aged 35 years and above who are not earning more than $2,000 per month (WTS Scheme)

$830.00

$1036.50

$830.00

$1036.50

$830.00

$1036.50


Remarks:

Individual Sponsored

  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their SkillsFuture Credit to offset course fee payable after funding. 
  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their PSEA funds to offset course fee payable after funding.
  • NTUC Members can enjoy up to 50% funding (capped at $250 per year) under Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP).

Company Sponsored

  • Absentee Payroll claimable by SMEs: Up to 80% of hourly basic salary capped at $7.50/hr 
  • Absentee Payroll claimable by Non-SMEs: Up to 80% of hourly basic salary capped at $4.50/hr 
  •  Absentee payroll claimable by companies (SMEs and Non-SMEs) sponsoring candidates under WTS Scheme: Up to 95% of hourly basic salary (no dollar cap)

Terms and conditions apply. NTUC LearningHub reserve the right to make changes or improvements to any of the products described in this document without prior notice.

Prices are subject to other LHUB miscellaneous fees

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