AZ-900 MS Azure Fundamentals

Programme Code D76
Cloud Infrastructure
Applications Development
Learning Partner(s)
Avantus Training
1 Day
Format Hybrid
Cloud Application Engineering Cloud Application Architecture Cloud Infra
Job Roles
Software Engineer Security Testing Engineer ICT&SS Professional Digital Service Manager Digital Business Analyst DevOps Engineer Data Security Officer Cloud Infrastructure Engineer Cloud Infrastructure Architect


Gain foundational level knowledge of cloud services and how those services are provided with Microsoft Azure. This programme can be taken as an optional first step in learning about cloud services and Microsoft Azure, before taking further Microsoft Azure or Microsoft cloud services programmes.

This programme will cover general cloud computing concepts as well as general cloud computing models and services such as Public, Private and Hybrid cloud and Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), Platform-as-a-Service(PaaS) and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS).

It will also cover some core Azure services and solutions, as well as key Azure pillar services concerning security, privacy, compliance, and trust, as well as cover pricing and support services available with Azure.

Key Takeaways

At the end of this programme, you will be able to:
  • Understand general cloud computing concepts
  • Understand core services available with Microsoft Azure
  • Understand security, privacy, compliance and trust with Microsoft Azure
  • Understand pricing and support models available with Microsoft

Who Should Attend

  • Please refer to the job roles section.
  • Any public service officer who wants to learn more about Microsoft Azure.

Programme Structure

This programme is delivered in hybrid mode (You can choose to attend either face-to-face or virtually), and will cover the following topics:

Module 1: Cloud Concepts

  • Learning Objectives
  • Why Cloud Services?
  • Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)
  • Public, Private, and Hybrid cloud models
Module 2: Core Azure Services
  • Core Azure architectural components
  • Core Azure Services and Products
  • Azure Solutions
  • Azure management tools
Module 3: Security, Privacy, Compliance and Trust
  • Securing network connectivity in Azure
  • Core Azure Identity services
  • Security tools and features
  • Azure governance methodologies
  • Monitoring and Reporting in Azure
  • Privacy, Compliance and Data Protection standards in Azure
Module 4: Azure Pricing and Support
  • Azure subscriptions
  • Planning and managing costs
  • Support options available with Azure
  • Service lifecycle in Azure


Full Fee

Full programme fee


9% GST on nett programme fee


Total nett programme fee payable, including GSTS$708.50

With effect from 1 Jan 2024

This programme does not include the certification exam. If you are interested to take the certification exam after completing this programme, please email

Upcoming Classes

Class 1
09 Sep 2024 to 09 Sep 2024 (Full Time)
Duration: 1 day
When: Sep - 09
Time : 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

How To Register


Step 1 Apply through your organisation's training request system

Step 2 Your organisation's training request system (or relevant HR staff) confirms your organisation's approval for you to take the programme.

Your organisation will send registration information to the academy.

Organisation HR L&D or equivalent staff can click here for details of the registration submission process.

Step 3 GovTech Digital Academy will inform you whether you have been successful in enrolment.


Good overview of what's available in Azure, how to provide and how to monitor.


It was useful learning about the Azure fundamentals of the Azure shell and Azure portal, and the Azure architecture components.


Good introduction to Azure cloud management portal to understand the terminology of Azure compared to other providers.