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Boost your Azure experience points with our broad, constantly-updated Azure learning library. Just finding your footing? Interested in Azure certification training? Want to go down the rabbit hole into advanced Azure topics? We’ve got you covered.

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Why learn Azure with ACG?

We believe people learn best by doing. Our courses use engaging video lessons led by seasoned cloud pros to teach you core concepts, then put you in the cloud driver’s seat with interactive labs set in real, live Azure environments. This learn-by-doing approach reinforces concepts, helps you retain information better, and gives you valuable experience building and breaking things in the cloud, so you’re better prepared to bring your new skills to bear in your day-to-day work.

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Take your pick of Azure courses

What would you like to learn? At A Cloud Guru, we’ve got courses for everyone from newcomers to seasoned cloud pros, covering a huge range of Azure topics, from introductory and certification courses to deep dives into the most advanced new features. Prep for your AZ-900, AZ-301, or other Azure certification exam, get an intro to Azure’s major components, or geek out on advanced courses in CosmosDB, Azure Functions, and much, much more. A Cloud Guru courses combine engaging video lessons with interactive Hands-on Labs that drop you into real-world scenarios where you can learn by doing in real Azure environments.

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Get hands-on with Azure labs

When it comes to learning, there’s no substitute for doing. Whether climbing a mountain, herding llamas, or building in the cloud, nothing beats hands-on experience. That’s where our Azure Hands-on Labs come in. Think of them like your own cloud holodeck, where you can fire up real-world scenarios and build skills in real Azure environments. Work through labs as part of a course, or on demand when you need to skill up for a work project. With hundreds of labs covering all different facets of Azure, A Cloud Guru lets you search and learn the exact skills you need, exactly when you need them.

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Follow Azure Learning Paths to cloud success

In cloud, figuring out where to go and what to learn next can be a bit overwhelming. That’s where our Azure Learning Paths come in. These collections of courses, videos, labs, and more have been carefully designed by our in-house cloud experts to chart the path to cloud success for you. Just hop into your chosen learning path to progress from novice to guru in cloud specialities like architecture, data, security, and DevOps.

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Test your skills with Azure Practice Exams

Put your knowledge to the test and know when you’re ready to sit your certification exam with Azure Practice Exams. Designed to mimic actual exam conditions, our Practice Exams let you get accustomed to the types of questions you’ll face, and give you detailed results, so you can flag specific topics for additional review. Renewing an expiring certification? Try starting with a Practice Exam. It’ll help you gauge where your knowledge holds up, and where you may need to refresh your skills or learn some new ones.

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What’s the point of getting an Azure certification? Why should you learn Azure? Get answers to several frequently asked questions below.

What types of Microsoft Azure training are available?

A Cloud Guru offers a comprehensive, hands-on Microsoft Azure training library covering top-paying certifications and deep dives into the most in-demand Azure skills. Our Azure courses cover everything from a broad overview of Azure concepts and the foundational AZ-900 Azure Fundamentals certification to advanced certification prep and deep dives into the cutting edge of Azure technologies. Learn to migrate servers, master tech skills like Python 3 Scripting for System Admins, and more.

Our courses combine engaging video components to help you learn core concepts, as well as Hands-on Labs that let you get your hands cloudy and build experience working with real Azure environments.

What Microsoft Azure training path should I do?

Wondering which Azure certification path is right for you? If you’re new to tech, the first stop on your Azure certification path is the AZ-900 Azure Fundamentals certification. If you have some experience with Azure, Amazon Web Services (AWS), or Google Cloud (GCP), you might be ready for the Azure Administrator Associate. 

If you want to build skills in specialized areas such as security, data, or DevOps, you might want to check out our Microsoft Azure Learning Paths, which take the guesswork out of taking your skills from novice to guru.

What requirements do I need for Microsoft Azure training?

There’s no cloud know-how or Azure experience needed to start Azure training with A Cloud Guru. But, you know, use common sense. If you’re brand new to the cloud, you’ll probably be a bit lost if you jump right into our Azure Cosmos DB Deep Dive course. Newcomers should consider our AZ-900 Azure Fundamentals certification course — 13 hours of accessible-to-all Azure training delivered with a splash of playfulness and plenty of hands-on learning. It’s the perfect way to build some foundational skills and set yourself up for further Azure success.

Why train for Azure certification?

A cloud certification is validation that you possess a certain set of knowledge and skills. While it is the skills that truly matter, an Azure certification can be a valuable signifier to employers or clients, and help you secure a satisfying and well-paying cloud career. 

A Cloud Guru’s Azure certification training courses provide everything you need to prepare for your certification exam, from conceptual overviews to practice exams that make sure you’re ready for the real thing. Get certified and master Microsoft Azure with A Cloud Guru.

How much is Azure cloud training?

Azure certification exams start at $99, but you may be able to obtain a discount voucher or have an employer cover the cost of the exam. 

A Cloud Guru multiple plan options to suit your needs. Head over to our Pricing page for more details. You can also join A Cloud Guru for free and enjoy a rotating selection of free courses and Hands-on Labs.

What career paths benefit from Azure training?

Any role that works with Azure or in any Azure-adjacent capacity benefits from Azure training. Whether you want to be an Azure Solutions Architect, Azure IT administrator, or just want to communicate better with the tech teams in your Azure-adoption organization, Azure training will benefit you. 

Azure certifications are also some of the most valuable certifications in the entire tech industry, typically associated with salaries reaching well into six figures.

Keep up with the latest Azure news

What’s new in the world of Azure? The ACG blog is a great place to read up on the new and notable, go deep on nuanced topics, and get tips and insights from leading Azure experts.

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