SC-900: Microsoft Security, Compliance, and Identity Fundamentals

Course description

This course provides foundation-level knowledge of security, compliance, and identity concepts and related cloud-based Microsoft solutions.


Public profile

The audience for this course is looking to become familiar with the basics of security, compliance, and identity (SCI) in cloud-based environments and related Microsoft services. The content of this course aligns with the mastery of the SC-900 exam objective. This certification is for those looking to become familiar with security, compliance, and identity (SCI) fundamentals across cloud-based and related Microsoft services.


Items in this collection

  • Description of security and compliance concepts (8 Units)
  • Description of identity concepts (8 Units)
  • Understanding Azure AD identity types and services (8 Units)
  • Describe Azure AD authentication capabilities (7 Units)
  • Describe the access management capabilities of Azure AD (5 Units)
  • Description of Azure AD identity protection and governance capabilities (7 Units)
  • Description of basic security features in Azure (10 Units)
  • Description of Azure security management capabilities (7 Units)
  • Description of security features of Microsoft Sentinel (6 Units)
  • Understanding Threat Protection with Microsoft 365 Defender (9 Units)
  • Microsoft Privacy and Services Trust Portal Description (6 Units)
  • Understanding the Compliance Management Capabilities in Microsoft Purview (6 Units) 
  • Understanding Information Protection and Data Lifecycle Management in Microsoft Purview (9 Units)
  • Understanding Internal Risk Capabilities at Microsoft Purview (6 Units)
  • Description of eDiscovery and auditing capabilities of Microsoft Purview (5 Units)
  • Description of resource governance capabilities in Azure (6 Units)


Previous requirements

Before attending this course, students must have:

  • Overview of cloud computing and networking concepts.

  • General knowledge of IT or general experience working in an IT environment.

  • Overview of Microsoft Azure and Microsoft 365.



  • Course: English / Spanish
  • Labs: English