Azure Skills Initiative

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Microsoft recently announced their Azure Skills initiative and Azure adoption and consumption is going parabolic. Now is the time to build your Azure skills and prepare for your Cloud Journey. We offer a number of flexible and cost-effective options for you to build your Azure skills and Microsoft is currently providing a number of incentives, course bundles, and discounts. Don’t let your current skills become legacy skills! Check out our Microsoft Official Azure course listings below.

Self-Paced Training

There are a number of Azure and Azure related Microsoft Official Courses (MOC) available as self-study MOC On-Demand courses. There are over 60 MOC On-Demand courses that are about 1/4 the cost of a traditional instructor-led class and they use the same course materials and labs.  MOC On-Demand courses are identified in the list of Microsoft Official Azure courses listed below.

Instructor-Led Training

All our Azure course are available to attend as live instructor-led courses remotely from your home or office. Our lack of bricks and mortar means we are able to offer our Microsoft Official Azure courses at about 2/3rds the cost of our competitors. Upcoming instructor led class dates are listed below. A green dot next to the date indicates that class is guaranteed to run.

Azure Certification Boot Camps

Rest up, get a cup of coffee, hold on tight and get ready for an Azure brain dump, boom.  When we are not ramping up consultants and integrators around the country we offer intensive 5-day Azure Boot Camps that prepare you to pass the 70-535 and either the 70-532 or 70-533 exams to earn your MCSA Cloud Platform certification.  Learn more about Microsoft Certification in our blog post including MCSE electives. Azure Boot Camps are listed below.

Certification, Exams, and Special Offers


Microsoft has a big push on to build Azure competency in the market and is offering discounted and free retakes for Azure related exams and discounts for multiple course titles. Learn more about Microsoft Certification in our blog post that includes a certification roadmap or call us for more information at (206) 495-9980.

Private and Customized Azure Classes

If you need to get your whole team skilled up on Azure or want to create a custom course for your team we’re ready to help you out there too with top-notch instructors that have been working with Azure for years.  Give us a call to learn how we can tailor training for your specific needs at (206) 495-9980.

Azure Skills for DevOps and Automation

Moving to the cloud means DevOps, automation and scripting and while Azure supports many scripting languages PowerShell is the preferred choice of many and you can see our Official Microsoft PowerShell courses listed below.

Azure Skills for Big Data, Machine Learning, Analytics, and Power BI

With Azure services you can now process, analyze, report, and gain business insights from your data like never before and at unbelievable scale. Be sure to check out or Data Platform and Analytics courses listed below.

Free Azure Foundational Information

Course# Course Name Days Self Study Class Dates
99994 Cloud Computing Fundamentals 1/2 Yes N/A
99995 First Look Clinic: Microsoft Azure 1/2 Yes N/A

Azure Essential Skills for building Infrastructure and Solutions

Course# Course Name Days Self Study Class Dates
10979 Microsoft Azure Fundamentals 2 Yes  May 24
Jun 21
20533 Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions 5 Yes  Apr 30
Jun 25
A630 Azure Active Directory – Implementing Secure Cloud Hybrid Identity 3 Call for dates
40390 Microsoft Azure for AWS Experts 3 Yes May 07
Jun 04
20532 Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions 4 Yes  Apr 24
 May 22
Jun 25
20535 Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions 5 May 21
Jun 18
Jul 16
20537 Configuring and Operating a Hybrid Cloud with Microsoft Azure Stack 5 May 21
Jun 18
Jul 16

Azure Boot Camps

Course# Course Name Days Self Study Class Dates
MCSA-CP01 Microsoft Azure Boot Camp for MCSA Cloud Platform Certification (Infrastructure) 5 No Feb 19
MCSA-CP02 Microsoft Azure Boot Camp for MCSA Cloud Platform Certification (Solutions) 5 No Call for dates

Azure Skills for DevOps and Automation

Course# Course Name Days Self Study Class Dates
10961 Automating Administration with Windows PowerShell 5 Yes  Apr 30
Jun 25
10962 Advanced Automated Administration with Windows PowerShell 3 Yes May 21
Jun 18
Jul 16

Azure Skills for Cloud Infrastructure

Course# Course Name Days Self Study Class Dates
10964 Cloud & Datacenter Monitoring with System Center Operations Manager 5 Yes Apr 30
Jun 25
10992 Integrating On-Premises Core Infrastructure with Microsoft Azure 3 Yes Apr 30
May 30
Jun 25
10993 Integrating On-Premises Identity Infrastructure with Microsoft Azure 2 Yes May 10
Jun 07
Jul 05
20745 Implementing a Software-Defined DataCenter 5 Yes May 07
Jun 04

Azure Skills for Big Data, Machine Learning, Analytics, and Power BI

Course# Course Name Days Self Study Class Dates
20773 Analyzing Big Data with Microsoft R 3 Yes May 21
Jun 18
Jul 16
20774 Perform Cloud Data Science with Azure Machine Learning 5 Yes May 21
Jun 18
Jul 16
20775 Performing Data Engineering on Microsoft HD Insight 5 Yes May 07
Jun 04
20776 Engineering Data with Microsoft Cloud Services 5 Apr 30
Jun 25
20777 Implementing NoSQL Solutions with CosmosDB and Azure Search 3 Call for dates
20778 Analyzing Data with PowerBI 3 Yes May 14
Jun 11
Jul 09
20779 Analyzing Data with Excel 3 Yes May 07
Jun 04
55224-1 Microsoft Azure Big Data Analytics Solutions 2 May 03
May 31
Jun 28
55224-2 Operationalize Cloud Analytics Solutions with Microsoft Azure 2 May 17
Jun 14
Jul 12

Don’t let your current skills become legacy skills!