Microsoft - Cybersecurity Architect | Exam SC-100 – 9 to 5



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9 to 5 Training

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On this 9 to 5 4 Day Microsoft Cybersecurity Architect course, you’ll learn to design a Zero Trust strategy and architecture, as well as evaluate Governance Risk Compliance (GRC) technical strategies and security operations strategies.

You’ll also learn to support your business by designing security for infrastructure and designing a strategy for data and applications.

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

At the end of this course, you'll be able to arrange your exam using your exam voucher.

In order to achieve the Microsoft Certified: Cybersecurity Architect Expert certification, you need to pass Exam SC-100 as well as one of the following:

Both exam SC-100 and exam SC-200, SC-300, AZ-500 or MS-500 are prerequisites to become a Microsoft Certified: Cybersecurity Architect Expert.

After you pass both exams you'll automatically receive the Microsoft Certified: Cybersecurity Architect Expert certification.

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  • Manageable Schedule: The 9 to 5 structure fits seamlessly into your workday, providing an effective learning pace without the intensity of extended sessions.
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  • Section 1: Design a Zero Trust strategy and architecture
    • Module 1: Build an overall security strategy and architecture
    • Module 2: Design a security operations strategy
    • Module 3: Design an identity security strategy

  • Section 2: Evaluate Governance Risk Compliance (GRC) technical strategies and security operations strategies
    • Module 1: Design a regulatory compliance strategy
    • Module 2: Evaluate security posture and recommend technical strategies to manage risk

  • Section 3: Design security for infrastructure
    • Module 1: Design a strategy for securing server and client endpoints
    • Module 2: Design a strategy for securing SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS services

  • Section 4: Design a strategy for data and applications
    • Module 1: Specify security requirements for applications
    • Module 2: Design a strategy for securing data

  • Section 5: Recommend security best practices and priorities
    • Module 1: Recommend security best practices by using the Microsoft Cybersecurity Reference Architecture (MCRA) and Azure Security Benchmarks
    • Module 2: Recommend a secure methodology by using the Cloud Adoption Framework (CAF)
    • Module 3: Recommend a ransomware strategy by using Microsoft Security Best Practices

Exam Track

As part of this 9 to 5 course, you'll be able to arrange your exam using your exam voucher:

Exam SC-100: Microsoft Cybersecurity Architect

  • Exam code: SC-100
  • Languages: English
  • Domains:
    1. Design a Zero Trust strategy and architecture (30–35%)
    2. Evaluate Governance Risk Compliance (GRC) technical strategies and security operation strategies (10–15%)
    3. Design security for infrastructure (10–15%)
    4. Design a strategy for data and applications (15–20%)
    5. Recommend security best practices and priorities (20–25%)

What's Included 9 to 5

Your 9-5 course includes:

  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Offical and Firebrand Courseware
  • Instructor-led training each day
  • 9 to 5 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 exams and incidental costs.


Before attending this course, you must have earned one of the following Associate level certifications:

  • Microsoft Certified: Identity and Access Administrator Associate
  • Microsoft 365 Certified: Security Administrator Associate
  • Microsoft Certified: Security Operations Analyst Associate
  • Microsoft Certified Azure Security Engineer Associate
  • 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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