Continuing Education/Training

AZ-500: Microsoft Azure Security Administrator (Virtual)

Five-day technical course hosted by Microsoft as part of DIR's Technology Today Series.

Tuesday Apr 28, 2020
Friday May 1, 2020


AZ-500: Microsoft Azure Security Administrator

Thursday, April 23, 2020 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm | Registration

This virtual training will take place via Microsoft Teams Meeting. (Attendees do not need to have Teams installed.)

In this course students will gain the knowledge and skills needed to implement security controls, maintain the security posture, and identify and remediate vulnerabilities by using a variety of security tools. The course covers scripting and automation, virtualization, and cloud N-tier architecture.

Audience profile

Students should have at least one year of hands-on experience securing Azure workloads and experience with security controls for workloads on Azure.After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe specialized data classifications on Azure 

  • Identify Azure data protection mechanisms

  • Implement Azure data encryption methods

  • Secure Internet protocols and how to implement them on Azure

  • Describe Azure security services and features

Registration Notes

  • Do check the box that information can be shared with your employer.
  • Watch for emails from Microsoft and Skillpipe.
    • Microsoft is managing registration. Follow instructions provided by their team either directly from staff or via the automated communication systems.
    • Credential info - which you need to bring to class - will be emailed from SkillPipe. 
  • If you need to withdraw once registered, click CANCEL link in your confirmation email. (Be sure to save that email!)

Contact Points

For any questions please contact the Microsoft account team and/or DIR:

DIR thanks Microsoft for providing this valuable training to Texas public sector.

Date & Location

Date & Time

Tuesday Apr 28, 2020
Friday May 1, 2020
9:00am - 5:00am CDT


Delivered Virtually via Teams Meeting

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