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This Managing Azure AD User Roles course will teach you how to plan user roles in Microsoft 365 and how to allocate roles in workloads. You will learn how to configure administrative accounts and how to configure RBAC within Azure AD. You'll also learn how to delegate and manage admin roles.

Later in the course, you will learn how to manage role allocations by using Azure AD and how to plan security and compliance roles for Microsoft 365.

Learning Objectives

  • Plan and Allocate User Roles
  • Configure Role-Based Access (RBAC)
  • Delegate and Manage Admin Access
  • Plan Security and Compliance Roles

Intended Audience

  • IT professionals who are interested in obtaining Microsoft 365 certification
  • Those tasked with configuring and managing Office 365 access


  • A moderate understanding of Microsoft 365 and of Azure AD

I hope you've enjoyed learning about managing Azure AD user roles. Let's review what you've learned. In this course, you learned about planning user roles, and allocating roles in different workloads. You learned how to configure administrative accounts, and how to configure role-based access in Azure AD. As you progressed through the course, you learned about delegating administrative rights and how to manage administrator roles. Rounding out the course, you learned about the management of role allocations, and how to plan security and compliance roles for Microsoft 365. To learn more about managing Azure AD roles, you can and should read Microsoft's published documentation. Be sure to also watch for new Microsoft 365 courses on Cloud Academy, because we're always publishing new courses. Please give this course a rating. And if you have any questions or comments, please let us know. As always, thanks for watching. And happy learning.

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Tom is a 25+ year veteran of the IT industry, having worked in environments as large as 40k seats and as small as 50 seats. Throughout the course of a long an interesting career, he has built an in-depth skillset that spans numerous IT disciplines. Tom has designed and architected small, large, and global IT solutions.

In addition to the Cloud Platform and Infrastructure MCSE certification, Tom also carries several other Microsoft certifications. His ability to see things from a strategic perspective allows Tom to architect solutions that closely align with business needs.

In his spare time, Tom enjoys camping, fishing, and playing poker.