learning pathSC-400 Exam Prep: Microsoft Information Protection Administrator
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This Learning Path is designed to help you and your team prepare for the SC-400 Microsoft Information Protection Administrator exam. Even if you don't plan to take the exam, these courses will help you get started on your way to becoming a Microsoft Information Protection Administrator. 

The SC-400 exam is part of Microsoft’s new role-based certification program. Candidates who pass this exam will earn the Microsoft Certified Information Protection Administrator Associate certification. 

The SC-400 exam tests your knowledge of three key subject areas, and that’s how we’ve structured this Learning Path.

As you work through the course, you'll learn the skills needed for implementing information protection, data loss prevention, and information governance.

Learning Objectives 

  • Implement information protection
  • Implement data loss prevention
  • Implement information governance

Intended Audience

  • IT professionals who want to become a Microsoft Information Protection Administrator
  • IT professionals preparing for Microsoft’s SC-400 exam 


General knowledge of Microsoft 365 and basic information protection concepts.


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Thomas Mitchell
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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.