Training and certification for Azure

Develop your Azure skills, and advance your cloud career. Enrol in free training to quickly build practical, on-the-job skills or gain in-depth knowledge on Azure services. Or, take one or more of our certification exams to become an Azure specialist.

Hit the cloud running with free Azure online training

Gain the expertise and confidence your job demands via these free online courses, delivered in partnership with Pluralsight.

Looking for in-depth Azure product training? Take a look at additional free courses

Azure certification

Build expertise and advance your career with Azure certification. Whether you’re new to Azure or already a cloud professional, level up your skills and gain opportunities for career advancement.

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Microsoft IT Pro Career Center

The Microsoft IT Pro Career Center helps IT professionals transition to cloud roles with cloud career paths mapped to existing IT roles.

Microsoft IT Pro Career Center

Microsoft IT Pro Cloud Essentials

Microsoft IT Pro Cloud Essentials is a free annual subscription that includes cloud services, education and support benefits.

Microsoft IT Pro Cloud Essentials

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Visual Studio

Subscribers get up to $1800 per year of Azure services

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Start-ups

Join the BizSpark programme and get free Azure services

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