Microsoft Azure Security Technologies Course: AZ-500T00-A

Four days • Instructor-led training • Virtual course

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Course summary: Microsoft Azure Security Technologies

The Microsoft Azure Security Technologies course teaches IT security professionals the skills to:

  • implement security controls
  • maintain an organisation’s security posture
  • identify and remediate security vulnerabilities

Students will cover security for identity and access, platform protection, data and applications, and security operations.

Training details

  • Format: instructor-led, virtual
  • Length: 4 days
  • Price: £1900 (+VAT)


This course prepares learners for the AZ-500 certification exam. After passing the exam, students can display the Microsoft Certified: Azure Security Engineer Associate badge.

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Knowledge gained

By the end of this Azure security course, you will have gained the following knowledge:

  • enterprise governance strategies, including role-based access control, Azure policies, and resource locks
  • Azure AD infrastructure including users, groups, and multi-factor authentication
  • Azure AD Identity Protection including risk policies, conditional access, and access reviews
  • Azure AD Privileged Identity Management including Azure AD roles and Azure resources
  • Azure AD Connect including authentication methods and on-premises directory synchronisation
  • perimeter security strategies including Azure Firewall
    network security strategies including Network Security Groups and Application Security Groups
  • host security strategies including endpoint protection, remote access management, update management, and disk encryption
  • container security strategies including Azure Container Instances, Azure Container Registry, and Azure Kubernetes
  • Azure Key Vault including certificates, keys, and secrets
  • application security strategies including app registration, managed identities, and service endpoints
  • storage security strategies including shared access signatures, blob retention policies, and Azure Files authentication
  • database security strategies including authentication, data classification, dynamic data masking, and always encrypted
  • Azure Monitor including connected sources, log analytics, and alerts
  • Azure Security Center including policies, recommendations, and just in time virtual machine access
  • Azure Sentinel including workbooks, incidents, and playbooks

Microsoft Azure Security Technologies


  • Instructor-led virtual training
  • 4 days
  • £1900 (+VAT)


Audience profile

Learning goals

This Azure security training is ideal for security engineers who want to take the Azure 500 certification exam. The course will also help engineers who want to be more effective in an Azure security role at work. If you want to specialise in Azure security, you will benefit from the Microsoft Azure Security Technologies course.

Applicable job roles

Security engineer.


To join this course, you should have some knowledge of the following:

  • deploying Azure workloads
  • security best practices and industry security requirements (defense in depth, least privileged access, role-based access control, multi-factor authentication, shared responsibility, zero-trust model)
  • security protocols such as Virtual Private Networks (VPN), Internet Security Protocol (IPSec), Secure Socket Layer (SSL), disk and data encryption methods
  • Windows and Linux operating systems and scripting languages, including PowerShell and the CLI

For those without Azure administration experience, we recommend taking Microsoft Azure Administrator Course: AZ-104T00-A beforehand.

If you have no experience with Microsoft Azure, you should take one of the following courses first:

Training schedule

September 20-23, 2021 Virtual course £1900 (+VAT)Book
Monday, September 20 to Thursday, September 23 9am to 5pm, UTC+1 (British Summer Time)
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October 4-7, 2021 Virtual course £1900 (+VAT)Book
Monday, October 4 to Thursday, October 7 9am to 5pm, UTC+1 (British Summer Time)
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November 8-11, 2021 Virtual course £1900 (+VAT)Book
Monday, November 8 to Thursday, November 11 9am to 5pm, UTC (Greenwich Mean Time)
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December 20-23, 2021 Virtual course £1900 (+VAT)Book
Monday, December 20 to Thursday, December 23 9am to 5pm, UTC+1 (Greenwich Mean Time))
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January 17-20, 2022 Virtual course £1900 (+VAT)Book
Monday, January 17 to Thursday, January 20 9am to 5pm, UTC+1 (British Summer Time)
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Course outline

Module 1: Manage identity and access


Module 2: Implement platform protection


Module 3: Secure data and applications


Module 4: Manage security operations

Azure security engineer learning path

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