Microsoft Certified Azure Data Engineer Associate

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Gain the skills you need to become a Microsoft Certified Azure Data Engineer Associate on this accelerated course. In just 4 days, you'll be certified to manage data security and troubleshoot Azure data solutions.

On this all-inclusive course, you'll learn how to design software that will protect your business and ensure speedy disaster recovery. Gain the knowledge needed to implement Azure technology across your business and become an Azure Data Engineer.

With Firebrand's unique Lecture | Lab | Review methodology, you'll learn 40% faster than traditional training and return to the office certified.

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You'll also learn how to:

  • Manage and develop data processing
  • Manage data security
  • Monitor data solutions
  • Design Azure data storage solutions
  • Design data processing solutions

You will be prepared for and sit exams DP-200 and DP-201 at the Firebrand Training Centre during the course. This is covered by your Certification Guarantee - pass first time or train again for free.

If you're interested in developing and certifying your skills as a Azure Data Engineer, then this course is ideal for you.

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Seven reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. You'll be Azure Data Engineer Associate certified in just 4 days. With us, you’ll be Azure Data Engineer Associate trained in record time
  2. Our Azure Data Engineer Associate course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals. No hidden extras
  3. Pass Azure Data Engineer Associate 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
  4. 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
  5. You’ll learn Azure Data Engineer Associate 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
  6. You’ll be studying Azure Data Engineer Associate 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 72,589 professionals, and we’re partners with all of the big names in the business
  7. You'll do more than study Firebrand's courseware. We use practical exercises to make sure you can apply your new knowledge to the work environment. Our instructors use demonstrations and real-world experience to keep the day interesting and engaging

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You may be entitled to heavily-discounted training via Microsoft's Software Assurance Training Voucher (SATV) scheme. If your business has bought Microsoft software, check to see if it came bundled with free training vouchers! Vouchers can be exchanged against training for all Microsoft technologies. If you’re unsure, get in touch with us

Other accelerated training providers rely heavily on lecture and independent self-testing and study.

Effective technical instruction must be highly varied and interactive to keep attention levels high, promote camaraderie and teamwork between the students and instructor, and solidify knowledge through hands-on learning.

Firebrand Training provides instruction to meet every learning need:

  • Intensive group instruction
  • One-on-one instruction attention
  • Hands-on labs
  • Lab partner and group exercises
  • Question and answer drills
  • Independent study

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Course DP-201T01-A: Designing an Azure Data Solution

Module 1: Data Platform Architecture Considerations

Lessons:

  • Core principles of creating architectures
  • Design with security in mind
  • Performance and scalability
  • Design for availability and recoverability
  • Design for efficiency and operations
  • Case Study

Lab: Case Study

  • Core principles for creating architectures
  • Design with security in mind
  • Consider performance and scalability
  • Design for availability and recoverability
  • Design for efficiency and operations

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Describe the core principles for creating architectures
  • Design with security in mind
  • Consider performance and scalability
  • Design for availability and recoverability
  • Design for efficiency and operations
  • Understand the course Case Study

Module 2: Azure Batch Processing Reference Architectures

Lessons:

  • Lambda architectures from a batch mode perspective
  • Design an enterprise BI solution in Azure
  • Automate enterprise BI solutions in Azure
  • Architect an enterprise-grade conversational Bot in Azure

Lab: Architect an Enterprise-grade Conversational Bot in Azure

  • Lambda architectures from a Batch Mode Perspective
  • Designing an enterprise BI solution in Azure
  • Automate an enterprise BI solution in Azure
  • Automate an enterprise BI solution in Azure

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Describe lambda architectures from a Batch Mode Perspective
  • Design an Enterprise BI solution in Azure
  • Automate enterprise BI solutions in Azure
  • Architect an enterprise-grade conversational bot in Azure

Module 3: Azure Real-Time Reference Architectures

Lessons:

  • Lambda architectures for a Real-Time Perspective
  • Lambda architectures for a Real-Time Perspective
  • Design a stream processing pipeline with Azure Databricks
  • Create an Azure IoT reference architecture

Lab: Azure Real-Time Reference Architectures

  • Describe Lambda architectures for a Real-Time Mode Perspective
  • Architect a stream processing pipeline with Azure Stream Analytics
  • Design a stream processing pipeline with Azure Databricks
  • Create an Azure IoT reference architecture

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Lambda architectures for a Real-Time Mode Perspective
  • Architect a stream processing pipeline with Azure Stream Analytics
  • Design a stream processing pipeline with Azure Databricks
  • Create an Azure IoT reference architecture

Module 4: Data Platform Security Design Considerations

Lessons:

  • Defence in depth security approach
  • Network level Pprotection
  • Identity protection
  • Encryption usage
  • Advanced threat protection

Lab: Data Platform Security Design Considerations

  • Defence in depth security approach
  • Network level protection
  • Identity protection
  • Encryption usage
  • Advanced threat protection

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Defence in Depth Security Approach
  • Network Level Protection
  • Identity Protection
  • Encryption Usage
  • Advanced Threat Protection

Module 5: Designing for Resiliency and Scale

Lessons:

  • Design backup and restore strategies
  • Optimise network performance
  • Design for optimised storage and database performance
  • Design for optimised storage and database performance
  • Incorporate disaster recovery into architectures
  • Design backup and restore strategies

Lab: Designing for Resiliency and Scale

  • Adjust workload capacity by scaling
  • OptimisenNetwork performance
  • Design for optimised storage and database performance
  • Design a highly available solution
  • Incorporate disaster recovery into architectures
  • Design backup and restore strategies

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Adjust workload capacity by scaling
  • Optimise network performance
  • Design for optimised storage and database performance
  • Design a highly available solution
  • Incorporate disaster recovery into architectures
  • Design backup and restore strategies

Module 6: Design for Efficiency and Operations

Lessons:

  • Maximising the efficiency of your cloud environment
  • Use monitoring and analytics to gain operational insights
  • Use automation to reduce effort and error

Lab: Design for Efficiency and Operations

  • Maximise the efficiency of your cloud environment
  • Use monitoring and analytics to gain operational insights
  • Use automation to reduce effort and error

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Maximise the efficiency of your cloud environment
  • Use monitoring and analytics to gain operational insights
  • Use automation to reduce effort and error

Course DP-200T01-A: Implementing an Azure Data Solution

Module 1: Azure for the Data Engineer

Lessons:

  • Explain the evolving world of data
  • Survey the services in the Azure Data Platform
  • Identify the tasks that are performed by a data engineer
  • Describe the use cases for the cloud in a Case Study

Lab: Azure for the Data Engineer

  • Identify the evolving world of data
  • Determine the Azure Data Platform Services
  • Identify tasks to be performed by a data engineer
  • Finalise the data engineering deliverables

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Explain the evolving world of data
  • Survey the services in the Azure Data Platform
  • Identify the tasks that are performed by a data engineer
  • Describe the use cases for the cloud in a Case Study

Module 2: Working with Data Storage

Lessons:

  • Choose a data storage approach in Azure
  • Create an Azure Storage Account
  • Explain Azure data lake storage
  • Upload data into Azure data lake

Lab: Working with Data Storage

  • Choose a data storage approach in Azure
  • Create a storage account
  • Explain data lake storage
  • Upload data into data lake store

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Choose a data storage approach in Azure
  • Create an Azure Storage Account
  • Explain Azure data lake storage
  • Upload data into Azure data lake

Module 3: Enabling Team Based Data Science with Azure Databricks

Lessons:

  • Explain Azure Databricks and Machine Learning Platforms
  • Describe the Team Data Science process
  • Provision Azure Databricks and workspaces
  • Perform data preparation tasks

Lab: Enabling Team Based Data Science with Azure Databricks

  • Explain Azure Databricks and Machine Learning Platforms
  • Describe the Team Data Science process
  • Provision Azure Databricks and workspaces
  • Perform data preparation tasks

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Explain Azure Databricks
  • Describe the Team Data Science Process
  • Provision Azure Databricks and workspaces
  • Perform data preparation tasks

Module 4: Building Globally Distributed Databases with Cosmos DB

Lessons:

  • Create an Azure Cosmos DB database built to scale
  • Insert and query data in your Azure Cosmos DB database
  • Provision a .NET Core app for Cosmos DB in Visual Studio Code
  • Distribute your data globally with Azure Cosmos DB

Lab: Building Globally Distributed Databases with Cosmos DB

  • Create an Azure Cosmos DB
  • Insert and query data in Azure Cosmos DB
  • Build a .Net Core App for Azure Cosmos DB using VS Code
  • Distribute data globally with Azure Cosmos DB

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Create an Azure Cosmos DB database built to scale
  • Insert and query data in your Azure Cosmos DB database
  • Build a .NET Core app for Azure Cosmos DB in Visual Studio Code
  • Distribute your data globally with Azure Cosmos DB

Module 5: Working with Relational Data Stores in the Cloud

Lessons:

  • SQL Database and SQL data warehouse
  • Provision an Azure SQL database to store data
  • Provision and load data into Azure SQL data warehouse

Lab: Working with Relational Data Stores in the Cloud

  • Explain SQL Database and SQL data warehouse
  • Create an Azure SQL Database to store data
  • Provision and load data into Azure SQL Data Warehouse

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Explain SQL Database and SQL Data Warehouse
  • Provision an Azure SQL database to store application data
  • Provision and load data in Azure SQL data warehouse
  • Import data into Azure SQL data warehouse using PolyBase

Module 6: Performing Real-Time Analytics with Stream Analytics

Lessons:

  • Explain data streams and event processing
  • Querying streaming data using Stream Analytics
  • How to process data with Azure Blob and Stream Analytics
  • How to process data with Event Hubs and Stream Analytics

Lab: Performing Real-Time Analytics with Stream Analytics

  • Explain data streams and event processing
  • Querying streaming data using Stream Analytics
  • Process data with Azure Blob and Stream Analytics
  • Process data with Event Hubs and Stream Analytics

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Explain data streams and event processing
  • Querying streaming data using Stream Analytics
  • How to process data with Event Hubs and Stream Analytics
  • How to process data with Azure Blob and Stream Analytics

Module 7: Orchestrating Data Movement with Azure Data Factory

Lessons:

  • Explain how Azure Data Factory works
  • Create linked services and datasets
  • Create pipelines and activities
  • Azure Data Factory pipeline execution and triggers

Lab: Orchestrating Data Movement with Azure Data Factory

  • Explain how Data Factory works
  • Create Linked Services and datasets
  • Create pipelines and activities
  • Azure Data Factory pipeline execution and triggers

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Explain how Azure Data Factory works
  • Create Linked Services and datasets
  • Create pipelines and activities
  • Azure Data Factory pipeline execution and triggers

Module 8: Securing Azure Data Platforms

Lessons:

  • Configuring network security
  • Configuring authentication
  • Configuring authorisation
  • Auditing security

Lab: Securing Azure Data Platforms

  • Configure network security
  • Configure authentication
  • Configure authorisation
  • Explore SQL server books online

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Configure authentication
  • Use storage account keys
  • Use shared access signatures
  • Configure authorisation
  • Control network access
  • Understand transport-level encryption with HTTPS
  • Understand Advanced Threat Detection

Module 9: Monitoring and Troubleshooting Data Storage and Processing

Lessons:

  • Data engineering troubleshooting approach
  • Azure monitoring capabilities
  • Troubleshoot common data issues
  • Troubleshoot common data processing issues

Lab: Monitoring and Troubleshooting Data Storage and Processing

  • Explain the data engineering troubleshooting approach
  • Explain the monitoring capabilities that are available
  • Troubleshoot common data storage issues
  • Troubleshoot common data processing issues

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Explain the monitoring capabilities that are available
  • Explain the data engineering troubleshooting approach
  • Troubleshoot common data storage issues
  • Troubleshoot common data processing issues

Module 10: Integrating and Optimising Data Platforms

Lessons:

  • Integrating data platforms
  • Optimising data stores
  • Optimise streaming data
  • Manage disaster recovery

Lab: Integrating and Optimising Data Platforms

  • Integrate data platforms
  • Optimise data stores
  • Optimise streaming data
  • Manage disaster recovery

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Integrate data platforms
  • Optimise relational data stores
  • Optimise NoSQL data stores
  • Optimise streaming data stores
  • Manage disaster recovery

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

  • Exam DP-200: Implementing an Azure Data Solution
  • The following outlines what is in the exam:
    • Implement data storage solutions (25-30%)
    • Manage and develop data processing (30-35%)
    • Manage data security (15-20%)
    • Monitor data solutions (10-15%)
    • Manage and troubleshoot Azure data solutions

  • Exam DP-201: Designing an Azure Data Solution
  • The following outlines what is in the exam:
    • Design Azure data storage solutions (30-35%)
    • Design data processing solutions (25-30%)
    • Design for data security and compliance (15-20%)
    • Design for high availability and disaster recovery (20-25%)

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On this course, you'll have access to:

  • Microsoft Official Curriculum (MOC)
  • Microsoft Certified Trainers
  • Official Microsoft Exams

Firebrand Training offers top-quality technical education and certification training in an all-inclusive course package specifically designed for the needs and ease of our students. We attend to every detail so our students can focus solely on their studies and certification goals.

Our Accelerated Learning Programmes include:

  • Intensive Hands-on Training Utilising our (Lecture | Lab | Review)TM Delivery
  • Comprehensive Study Materials, Program Courseware and Self-Testing Software including MeasureUp *
  • Fully instructor-led program with 24 hour lab access
  • Examination vouchers **
  • On site testing ***
  • Accommodation, all meals, unlimited beverages, snacks and tea / coffee****
  • Transportation to/from designated local railway stations
  • Examination Passing Policy

Our instructors teach to accommodate every student's learning needs through individualised instruction, hands-on labs, lab partner and group exercises, independent study, self-testing, and question/answer drills.

Firebrand Training has dedicated, well-equipped educational facilities where you will attend instruction and labs and have access to comfortable study and lounging rooms. Our students consistently say our facilities are second-to-none.

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There are several benefits of easy-to-use digital courseware: downloads are immediate, and you’ll always have your courseware available wherever you are. You won’t need to wait for a printed book to be delivered before you start learning – and it’s better for the environment. You can choose to download the courseware to your own device, or borrow one of ours.

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Should a student complete a Firebrand Training Program without having successfully passed all vendor examinations, the student may re-attend that program for a period of one year.  Students will only be responsible for accommodations and vendor exam fees.

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  • ** Examination vouchers are not included for the following courses: GIAC, CREST and CISSP CBK Review. Exam vouchers may also not be included for Apprentices and will require a separate purchase by an employer due to Education and Skills Funding Agency guidelines.
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