Get Into Digital Careers – Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals
Explore a career pathway in the digital industry and build in-demand digital skills with free learning and support.
3 August - 5 October
Your gateway to Azure - Microsoft's Cloud platform
Curious about the cloud? Turn your interest into a future career pathway with The Prince’s Trust and leading technology employer, Microsoft.
This free course gives you access to:
a recognised qualification in Azure Fundamentals
Cloud-based training from industry experts
Prince’s Trust workshops to help you prepare for the world of work.
Who is this course for?
This course is aimed at anyone:
aged between 16 and 30
who isn't currently in employment or education
interested in exploring a career in the digital industry
looking to gain industry relevant experience
able to commit to one in-person learning day in Belfast per week for 10 weeks
able to commit to additional, self-guided learning in between learning days
self-motivated and ready to engage in group and independent learning
with access to reliable internet access and a computer or mobile device.
This 10-week course involves a blend of Prince’s Trust support and Microsoft training.
Prince’s Trust group workshops
Azure Fundamentals training delivered in Microsoft’s new Belfast office.
What is an Information session?
Kick off your journey with the Prince’s Trust team. In this session, you will:
meet your cohort and learn about the course
find out more about the Microsoft Azure Fundamentals certification
start thinking about what this course could help you to achieve.
Attend our group workshops as we explore practical skills to boost your job search and help you to prepare for work in the digital industry.
Build an online presence and open up your network with the go-to platform for employers and professionals.
Supercharge your job search with our support. Learn how to present yourself online and find the right job for you.
CVs and Job Applications
Show employers what you’re all about. Polish up your knowledge and improve your approach to applying for jobs.
Get a crash course in selling yourself to employers and ace your next interview with support from The Prince’s Trust.
Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals
Brought to you in partnership with:
Explore and master the basics of Microsoft Azure with training from qualified Cloud-specialists who work with Azure every day.
key Cloud concepts
how Azure works (its architecture and services)
how to use Azure for cloud-based data management and governance
to build the skills and technical know-how to kickstart your career in the Cloud.
To complete the certification, you will need to:
1. Complete specific learning paths each week
Prove your cloud computing knowledge, with a focus on:
services, such as public, private and hybrid cloud
infrastructure as a service (IaaS)
platform as a service (PaaS)
and software as a service (SaaS).
2. Show your expertise on how Azure work
Demonstrate how Azure supports:
3. Complete the Microsoft Certified: AZ-900 exam
During the course, you will also get access to:
Microsoft AZ-900 online learning resources to work through at your own pace
One-to-one support from the Prince’s Trust team.
Interested in this course?
Book an Information session with your local Prince's Trust team. We'll talk you through the opportunities available to you through this course and how to get involved.
Charlotte set her career goals so high, she ended up working in the cloud
Why learn with The Prince's Trust?
We believe every young person should have the chance to succeed. It’s our mission to help you develop the confidence and skills you need to live, learn, and earn.
Free online learning
Meet other young people and learn together in online workshops.
Explore exciting routes to employment and self-employment.
Access the one-to-one help and guidance you need to succeed.
Not sure this course is right for you?
No problem, we're still here for you. Find more courses and additional support available to you through The Prince's Trust.