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Whether you’re new to the cloud, or a professional who wants to level up and certify your skills, we know you want to get started as quickly as possible. Because our courses, hands-on labs, and quizzes are closely aligned with each Microsoft Azure certification, you get exactly what you need to prepare for and pass your exams.

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Fundamental

Learning Path
AI-900: Microsoft Azure AI Fundamentals
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Beginner
  • AI workloads and considerations
  • Fundamental principles of machine learning on Azure
  • Features of computer vision workloads on Azure
  • Features of Natural Language Processing (NLP) workloads on Azure
  • Features of conversational AI workloads on Azure
Learning Path
AZ-900: Microsoft Azure Fundamentals
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Beginner
  • Learn cloud concepts
  • Understand core Azure services
  • Learn best practices for security, privacy, compliance, and trust
  • Comprehend Azure pricing and support

Associate

Learning Path
AZ-104: Microsoft Azure Administrator (replaces AZ-103)
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Intermediate
  • Manage Azure subscriptions and resources
  • Implement and manage Azure storage
  • Deploy and manage Azure virtual machines
  • Configure and manage Azure virtual networks
  • Manage Azure identities
Learning Path
AZ-204: Microsoft Certified Azure Developer (replaces AZ-203)
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Intermediate
  • Determine workload requirements
  • Design for identity and security
  • Design a data platform solution
  • Design a business continuity strategy
  • Design for deployment, migration, and integration
  • Design an infrastructure strategy
Learning Path
AZ-500: Microsoft Certified Azure Security Engineer Associate
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Intermediate
  • Manage Azure identity and access
  • Implement Azure platform protection
  • Manage Azure security operations
  • Secure data and applications on Azure
Learning Path
DP-100: Designing and Implementing a Data Science Solution on Azure
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Beginner
  • Set up an Azure Machine Learning workspace
  • Run experiments and train Azure Machine Learning models
  • Optimize and manage Azure Machine Learning models
  • Deploy and consume Azure Machine Learning models
Learning Path
DP-200: Microsoft Certified Azure Data Engineer Associate
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Intermediate
  • Implement Azure data storage solutions
  • Manage and develop Azure data processing
  • Monitor and optimize Azure data solutions
Learning Path
DP-201: Microsoft Certified Azure Data Engineer Associate
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Intermediate
  • Design Azure data storage solutions
  • Design data processing solutions
  • Design for data security and compliance
Learning Path
AI-100: Microsoft Certified Azure AI Engineer Associate
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Intermediate
  • Analyze solution requirements
  • Design AI solutions
  • Implement and monitor AI solutions

Professional

Learning Path
AZ-303: Microsoft Azure Solutions Architect – Technologies (replaces AZ-300)
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Intermediate
  • Implement and monitor an Azure infrastructure
  • Implement management and security solutions
  • Implement solutions for apps
  • Implement and manage data platforms
Learning Path
AZ-304: Microsoft Azure Solutions Architect – Design (replaces AZ-301)
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Intermediate
  • Design monitoring
  • Design identity and security
  • Design data storage
  • Design business continuity
  • Design infrastructure
Learning Path
AZ-400: Microsoft Azure DevOps Solutions
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Intermediate
  • Design a DevOps strategy
  • Implement DevOps development processes
  • Implement continuous integration
  • Implement continuous delivery
  • Implement dependency management
  • Implement application infrastructure
  • Implement continuous feedback

I think Cloud Academy's learning paths are a great resource for certification prep. You get to learn about the platform in a deep and comprehensive way, and you get to practice what you've learned in the video courses with the quiz questions.

Melony Qin, Full Stack Engineer

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Our learning paths—with video courses, hands-on labs, and quizzes—will guide you from ‘just getting started’ to ‘exam ready’.

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Hands-on Labs

With Cloud Academy hands-on labs, you get the chance to learn and build directly in the Azure console using a live, working environment. Start with the basics or tackle complex scenarios following step-by-step labs. You don’t need an account, and you can complete an unlimited number of labs with your Cloud Academy account.

Quizzes

More than a practice exam, our quizzes adapt to your performance—the more you get right, the harder the questions become. Use them to assess your knowledge and understanding of the required Azure certification topics. Explanations and links to documentation are included for every question.

Enterprise

From beginner to expert, Cloud Academy for Enterprise will prepare your team for Azure certification. Our approach allows you to bridge your cloud skills gap from within. We’ll help your teams acquire the skills necessary to pass the exam, and the know-how required for addressing your real-world infrastructure needs. Our management dashboard makes it easy to monitor team performance and track progress for all users.