Microsoft Certified: Azure Data Engineer Associate

Microsoft Certified: Azure Data Engineer Associate is a comprehensive certification, designed for data professionals aiming to excel in the domain of data engineering within the Azure ecosystem. This certification validates your expertise in designing, implementing, and optimising data solutions using Azure data services.

Course overview

Microsoft Certified: Azure Data Engineer Associate

The Microsoft Certified: Azure Data Engineer Associate certification is an intermediate-level qualification offered by Microsoft.

Microsoft Azure is utilised globally, enabling companies to build, deploy and test applications. Demonstrate your value to an organisation by becoming familiar with Microsoft Azure and how it can facilitate the success of a business.  

What you'll learn

  • Topics
    Machine learning
    Machine learning services
    Machine learning regression models
    Machine learning classification models
    Machine learning clustering models
    Project Jupyter & Notebooks
    Azure machine learning workspaces
    Azure data platform services
    Azure storage accounts
    Storage strategy
    Azure data factory
    Non-relational data stores
    Machine learning orchestration & deployment
    Model features & differential privacy
    Machine learning model monitoring
    Azure data storage monitoring
    Data process monitoring
How you'll be assessed

Your assessment will take 150 minutes to complete and feature 40-60 multiple-choice questions.


Upon successfully passing the examination, you’ll receive your Microsoft Certified: Azure Data Engineer Associate certification. This is a digital certificate.

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Course Guide

The key facts about your online training.


Microsoft Certified: Azure Data Engineer Associate

Study time

30 hours 


1x 150 minute exam featuring 40-60 multiple-choice questions


Internet access and email


No formal prerequisites

Ideal for

Individuals studying the Data Analyst to Data Scientist pathway



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  • What's included
    On-demand platform access
    eBooks and video lessons
    Expert support and mentoring
    CV and LinkedIn support
    Learning People Alumni membership
    Practice questions
    Practical lab training
    Digital badges of completion
    Award winning StudentCare™ team
    12 month access to the on-demand platform

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Our training is regularly updated to align with the latest technologies and trends, so you can be confident that you're equipped with the most up-to-date knowledge and skills.

Learn from the best in the field. Interact with our industry experts, ask your questions, and seek advice. We have the knowledge you need to succeed.

Globally recognised certifications that hold real value in your chosen industry. We’ll create a unique pathway, so you’re equipped with the certifications you need for the job you want.

Why become a certified Microsoft Azure Data Engineer?

Microsoft Azure is becoming increasingly popular for Cloud infrastructure and services, resulting in a growing demand for specialists knowledgeable in Azure. Azure data engineers play a crucial role in understanding data through exploration, creating secure data processing pipelines using diverse Azure data services and frameworks.

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Salary projection

Average salary after completing


You can earn an average of $120,000 a year

Data Analyst
Average salary you can earn
Data Scientist

You can earn an average of $120,000 a year

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