AI-900 Exam Preparation: Microsoft Azure AI Fundamentals

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This learning path is designed to help you prepare for the AI-900 Microsoft Azure AI Fundamentals exam. Even if you don't plan to take the exam, these courses and hands-on labs will help you gain a solid understanding of Azure's AI services.

This exam is part of Microsoft’s role-based certification program. Candidates who pass the AI-900 exam will earn the Microsoft Certified: Azure AI Fundamentals certification.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe AI workloads and considerations
  • Describe fundamental principles of machine learning on Azure
  • Describe features of computer vision workloads on Azure
  • Describe features of Natural Language Processing (NLP) workloads on Azure
  • Describe features of conversational AI workloads on Azure

Intended Audience

  • Both technical and non-technical people who want to demonstrate their knowledge of how to implement common machine learning and artificial intelligence workloads on Azure
  • People preparing for Microsoft’s AI-900 exam


  • General programming knowledge would be helpful but is not required
  • Basic experience with Azure (if you don't have any experience, take our Overview of Azure Services course)     


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Training Content

Course - Beginner - 2m
AI-900 Exam Preparation: Introduction
This brief course introduces the AI-900 Exam Preparation: Microsoft Azure AI Fundamentals learning path and the topics that you will study throughout it.
Course - Beginner - 50m
Introduction to Azure Machine Learning
This course explores the basic concepts of machine learning and shows hands-on examples on the Azure platform.
Course - Intermediate - 54m
Designing Solutions Using Azure Cognitive Services
This course covers what Azure Cognitive Services are and how to use the various solutions they provide, including Vision, Speech, Language, Decision, and Web Search.
Hands-on Lab - Beginner - 1h
Using Text Analytics in the Azure Cognitive Services API
Use the Cognitive Services API in the Azure AI suite to perform text analytics operations by requesting the API services via an Azure Function App.
Course - Intermediate - 23m
Building a Chatbot on Azure
This course will show you how to automate basic support tasks by using chatbots to answer typical questions about products and/or services.
Hands-on Lab - Beginner - 1h
Creating and Deploying a Bot to Azure Bot Service
Develop an Azure bot locally and then use the Azure CLI and Azure Portal to deploy it to Azure.
Resource - Not defined - 25m
Required Reading for AI-900 Exam
Exam - 1h 30m
Cert Prep: Microsoft Azure AI Fundamentals (AI-900)
Cert Prep: Microsoft Azure AI Fundamentals (AI-900)
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