Microsoft - Certified: Azure Network Engineer Associate



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On this accelerated Microsoft Certified: Azure Network Engineer Associate course, you’ll gain knowledge in planning, implementing, and maintaining Azure networking solutions into your business, including hybrid networking, connectivity, routing, security, and private access to Azure services.

In just 3 days, you’ll build knowledge on load balance traffic, network routing, private access to Azure services, network security and monitoring. You’ll also learn about:

  • The Azure Portal and other methods, including PowerShell, Azure Command-Line Interface (CLI), and Azure Resource Manager templates (ARM templates)
  • Designing and implementing Azure ExpressRoute, ExpressRoute Global Reach, ExpressRoute FastPath and ExpressRoute Peering options
  • The differences between Private Link Service and private endpoints

At the end of this course, you’ll sit Exam AZ-700: Designing and Implementing Microsoft Azure Networking Solutions, and achieve your Microsoft Certified: Azure Network Engineer Associate certification.

As a Microsoft Gold Partner for Learning and through Firebrand’s Lecture | Lab | Review methodology, you’ll get access to Microsoft Official Curriculums (MOCs), official courseware, learn from Microsoft Certified Trainers (MCTs) and train in a distraction-free environment.


This course is ideal if you are a Network Engineer interested in specialising in Azure networking solutions.


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  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
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  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts


Course AZ-700T00: Designing and Implementing Microsoft Azure Networking Solutions

  • Module 1: Azure Virtual Networks
    • Lab: Design and implement a Virtual Network in Azure
    • Lab: Configure DNS settings in Azure
    • Lab: Connect Virtual Networks with Peering
  • Module 2: Design and Implement Hybrid Networking
    • Lab: Create and configure a local gateway
  • Module 3: Design and implement Azure ExpressRoute
    • Lab: Create and configure ExpressRouteModule 4: load balancing non-HTTP(S) traffic in Azure
    • Lab: Create and configure a public load balancer to load balance VMs using the Azure portal
    • Lab: Create a Traffic Manager Profile using the Azure portal
    • Lab: Create, view, and manage metric alerts in Azure Monitor
  • Module 5: Load balancing HTTP(S) traffic in Azure
    • Lab: Create a Front Door for a highly available web application using the Azure portal
    • Lab: Create and Configure an Application Gateway
  • Module 6: Design and implement network security
    • Lab: Create a Virtual Network with DDoS protection plan
    • Lab: Deploy and Configure Azure Firewall
    • Lab: Create a Web Application Firewall policy on Azure Front Door
  • Module 7: Design and implement private access to Azure Services
    • Lab: Restrict network access to PaaS resources with virtual network service endpoints
    • Lab: Create an Azure private endpoint

Exam Track

At the end of this accelerated course, you’ll sit the following exam at the Firebrand Training centre, covered Certification Guarantee:

Exam AZ-700: Designing and Implementing Microsoft Azure Networking Solutions

  • Exam code: AZ-700
  • Languages: English
  • Domains:
    1. Design, Implement and Manage Hybrid Networking (10%-15%)
    2. Design and Implement Core Networking Infrastructure (20%-25%)
    3. Design and Implement Routing (25%-30%)
    4. Secure and Monitor Networks (15%-20%)
    5. Design and Implement Private Access to Azure Services (10%-15%)

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. Accommodation is included from the night before the course starts. This 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 as many times as it takes, unlimited for 1 year. Just pay for accommodation, exams, and incidental costs.


Before attending this accelerated course, Microsoft recommend you have experience in Azure administration, enterprise networking, on-premises or cloud infrastructure and network security. You should also have an understanding of:

  • On-premises virtualisation technologies, including VMs, virtual networking, and virtual hard disks
  • Network configurations, including TCP/IP, Domain Name System (DNS), virtual private networks (VPNs), firewalls, and encryption technologies
  • Software-defined networking
  • Hybrid network connectivity methods, such as VPN
  • Resilience and disaster recovery, including high availability and restore operations

The following Microsoft certifications encompass all the foundational knowledge recommended to have before attending this course:

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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