WSQ - Microsoft Azure Administrator


Course Overview

This course teaches IT professionals how to manage their Microsoft Azure subscriptions, secure identities, administer the infrastructure, configure virtual networking, connect Azure and on-premises sites, manage network traffic, implement storage solutions, create, and scale virtual machines, implement web apps and containers, back up and share data, and monitor your solution.

Training Type

Full Time

Mode of Assessment

Written & Practical Assessment

Who Should Attend

This course is for Azure Administrators. Azure Administrators manage the cloud services that span storage, networking, and compute cloud capabilities, with a deep understanding of each service across the full IT lifecycle. They take end-user requests for new cloud applications and make recommendations on services to use for optimal performance and scale, as well as provision, size, monitor and adjust as appropriate. This role requires communicating and coordinating with vendors. Azure Administrators use the Azure Portal and as they become more proficient, they will use Microsoft PowerShell and the Command Line Interface to manage tasks.

Course Duration

4 Days

Total Training Duration (Hour)


Course Outline

Lesson 1: Administer Identity

Lesson 2: Administer Governance and Compliance

Lesson 3: Administer Azure Resources

Lesson 4: Administer Virtual Networking

Lesson 5: Administer Intersite Connectivity

Lesson 6: Administer Network Traffic

Lesson 7: Administer Azure Storage

Lesson 8: Administer Azure Virtual Machines

Lesson 9: Administer PaaS Compute Services

Lesson 10: Administer Data Protection

Lesson 11: Administer Monitoring

Certification Obtained and Conferred by
  1. Avantus Certificate of Attendance (upon achieving minimum 75% class attendance)
  2. WSQ Statement of Attainment (upon passing the relevant assessment)
  3. To download WSQ e-Certs, Learners can log in to MySkillsFuture portal via SingPass > go to Skills Passport > Certificates

Course Learning Outcome
  • Secure identities with Azure Active Directory and users and groups.
  • Manage subscriptions, accounts, Azure policies, and Role-Based Access Control.
  • Administer Azure using the Resource Manager, Azure Portal, Cloud Shell, Azure PowerShell, CLI, and ARM templates.
  • Configure virtual networks including planning, IP addressing, Azure DNS, Network Security Groups, and Azure Firewall.
  • Configure intersite connectivity solutions like VNet Peering, virtual network gateways, and Site-to-Site VPN connections.
  • Manage network traffic using network routing and service endpoints, Azure Load Balancer, and Azure Application Gateway.
  •  Implement, manage, and secure Azure storage accounts, blob storage, and Azure files with File Sync.
  • Plan, create, and scale virtual machines.
  • Administer Azure App Service, Azure Container Instances, and Kubernetes.
  • Backup files, folders, and virtual machines.
  • Monitor the Azure infrastructure with Azure Monitor, Azure alerts, Log Analytics, and Network Watcher 

  1. Basic understanding of Cloud Computing concepts
  2. Basic understanding of Networking and Virtualization concepts
  3. Be able to listen and speak English at a proficiency level equivalent to the Employability Skills Workforce Skills Qualifications (ES WSQ) Workplace Literacy (WPL) level 6; and 
  4. Be able to read and write English at a proficiency level equivalent to ES WSQ WPL level 6; and 
  5. Be able to manipulate numbers at a proficiency level equivalent to ES WSQ WPN level 6; and
  6. The minimum age of course participants should be 21 years

Medium of Instruction & Trainer


Funding Information

SSG WSQ Certifiable Funding


  • Applicant must either be a Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident of Singapore and;
  • Applicant must be at least 21 years old and;
  • Applicant must achieve at least 75% attendance, and pass all examinations/assessments and;
  • Applicant is taking the course for the first time

Avantus reserves the right to charge the full course fee (without subsidy) if any of the conditions above are not met.

SSG Funding Validity Period

22 May 2023 - 21 May 2025

Additional Notes

Assessment Retake fee at $200 (before GST)


Course Fee Payable
Original Fee Before GST With GST (9%)
Course Fee $2,600.00 $2,834.00
Individual Pricing (Fee payable to Training Provider) Before GST With GST (9%)
SkillsFuture >=40 years old, Singapore Citizens $780.00 $1,014.00
SkillsFuture >=21 years old $1,300.00 $1,534.00
Corporate Pricing (Fee payable to Training Provider)
Non-SME Before GST With GST (9%)
SkillsFuture >=21 years old $1,300.00 $1,534.00
SkillsFuture >= 40 years old $780.00 $1,014.00
SME Before GST With GST (9%)
SkillsFuture $780.00 $1,014.00

Please note that prices are subject to change.
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