Microsoft - Certified Azure AI Engineer Associate | Exam AI-102



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3/5/2023 (Wednesday)


On this accelerated Microsoft Azure AI Engineer Associate course, you'll gain the skills and knowledge necessary to be a successful AI engineer. This course teaches you how to implement solutions that use Cognitive Services and Bots in Microsoft Azure and also covers monitoring, troubleshooting, and optimising.

In just 3 days, you’ll be able to create applications with natural language understanding capabilities, you’ll also acquire the following skills:

  • Describe considerations for AI-enabled application development
  • Develop applications that detect, analyse, and recognise faces
  • Develop applications that read and process text in images and documents

You'll also be prepared for Exam AI-102: Designing and Implementing a Microsoft Azure AI Solution. You’ll get access to Microsoft Official Curriculum (MOCs) and learn from Microsoft certified instructors (MCTs) as Firebrand is a Microsoft Gold Partner for Learning.

Your expert Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) will immerse you in the curriculum with our unique Lecture | Lab | Review technique, helping you to build and retain information faster. You'll also have lab access 24/7 at the training centre, so you can test your skills and make the most of your stay.


If you're a developer who builds applications integrated with Cognitive Services and/or Azure Bots, this course is ideal for you. This course requires no previous knowledge of Machine Learning.


Seven reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. Two options of training. Choose between residential classroom-based, or online courses
  2. You'll be certified fast. With us, you’ll be trained in record time
  3. Our course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams**, accommodation* and meals*. No hidden extras.
  4. Pass first time or train again for free. This is our guarantee. We’re confident you’ll pass your course first time. But if not, come back within a year and only pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs
  5. You’ll learn more. A day with a traditional training provider generally runs from 9am – 5pm, with a nice long break for lunch. With Firebrand Training you’ll get at least 12 hours/day quality learning time, with your instructor
  6. You’ll learn faster. Chances are, you’ll have a different learning style to those around you. We combine visual, auditory and tactile styles to deliver the material in a way that ensures you will learn faster and more easily
  7. You’ll be studying with the best. We’ve been named in Training Industry’s “Top 20 IT Training Companies of the Year” every year since 2010. As well as winning many more awards, we’ve trained and certified over 100,000 professionals
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts


  • Module 1: Introduction to AI on Azure
  • Module 2: Developing AI Apps with Cognitive Services
  • Module 3: Getting Started with Natural Language Processing
  • Module 4: Building Speech-Enabled Applications
  • Module 5: Creating Language Understanding Solutions
  • Module 6: Building a QnA Solution
  • Module 7: Conversational AI and the Azure Bot Service
  • Module 8: Getting Started with Computer Vision
  • Module 9: Developing Custom Vision Solutions
  • Module 10: Detecting, Analysing, and Recognising Faces
  • Module 11: Reading Text in Images and Documents
  • Module 12: Creating a Knowledge Mining Solution

Exam Track

As part of your accelerated course, you'll sit the following exam at the Firebrand Training entre, covered by your Certification Guarantee:

AI-102: Designing and Implementing a Microsoft Azure AI Solution

  • Exam code: AI-102
  • Languages: English, Japanese, Korean and simplified Chinese
  • Domains:
    • Plan and manage an Azure Cognitive Services solution (15-20%)
    • Implement Computer Vision solutions (20-25%)
    • Implement natural language processing solutions (20-25%)
    • Implement knowledge mining solutions (15-20%)
    • Implement conversational AI solutions (15-20%)

What's Included

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)


Before attending this accelerated course, you should have:

  • Achieved the Microsoft Certified Azure Fundamentals certification or possess equivalent knowledge
  • An understanding of Azure storage technologies
  • C# Knowledge

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.


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