Microsoft Certified: Security, Compliance, and Identity Fundamentals (SC900)

This one-day Microsoft certified course provides foundational level knowledge on security, compliance, and identity concepts and related cloud-based Microsoft solutions.

This training is a comprehensive preparation for the SC-900: Microsoft Security, Compliance, and Identity Fundamentals exam to earn the Microsoft Certified: Security, Compliance, and Identity Fundamentals certification.


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Microsoft Security, Compliance, and Identity Fundamentals (SC-900T00)

Module 1: Describe security and compliance concepts

  • Describe the shared responsibility model
  • Describe defense in depth
  • Describe the Zero Trust model
  • Describe encryption and hashing
  • Describe compliance concepts

Module 2: Describe identity concepts

  • Define authentication and authorization
  • Define Identity as the primary security perimeter
  • Describe the role of the identity provider
  • Describe the concept of directory services and Active Directory
  • Describe the concept of Federation

Module 3: Describe the function and identity types of Microsoft Entra ID

  • Describe Microsoft Entra ID
  • Describe types of identities
  • Describe hybrid identity
  • Describe external identities

Module 4: Describe the authentication capabilities of Microsoft Entra ID

  • Describe authentication methods
  • Describe multifactor authentication
  • Describe self-service password reset
  • Describe password protection and management capabilities

Module 5: Describe access management capabilities of Microsoft Entra ID

  • Describe Conditional Access
  • Describe Microsoft Entra roles and role-based access control (RBAC)

Module 6: Describe the identity protection and governance capabilities of Microsoft Entra

  • Describe Microsoft Entra ID Governance
  • Describe access reviews
  • Describe entitlement management
  • Describe the capabilities of Privileged identity Management
  • Describe Microsoft Entra ID Protection
  • Describe Microsoft Entra Permissions Management
  • Describe Microsoft Entra Verified ID

Module 7: Describe core infrastructure security services in Azure

  • Describe Azure DDoS protection
  • Describe Azure Firewall
  • Describe Web Application Firewall
  • Describe network segmentation in Azure
  • Describe Azure Network Security groups
  • Describe Azure Bastion
  • Describe Azure Key Vault

Module 8: Describe security management capabilities of Azure

  • Describe Cloud security posture management
  • Describe Microsoft Defender for Cloud
  • Describe the enhanced security of Microsoft Defender for Cloud
  • Describe the Microsoft cloud security benchmark and security baselines for Azure

Module 9: Describe security capabilities of Microsoft Sentinel

  • Define the concepts of SIEM and SOAR
  • Describe threat detection and mitigation capabilities in Microsoft Sentinel
  • Describe Microsoft Security Copilot

Module 10: Describe threat protection with Microsoft 365 Defender

  • Describe Microsoft 365 Defender services
  • Describe Microsoft Defender for Office 365
  • Describe Microsoft Defender for Endpoint
  • Describe Microsoft Defender for Cloud Apps
  • Describe Microsoft Defender for Identity
  • Describe the Microsoft 365 Defender portal

Module 11: Describe Microsoft’s Service Trust portal and privacy capabilities

  • Describe the offerings of the Service Trust portal
  • Describe Microsoft's privacy principles
  • Describe Microsoft Priva

Module 12: Describe the compliance management capabilities in Microsoft Purview

  • Describe the Microsoft Purview compliance portal
  • Describe Compliance Manager
  • Describe use and benefits of compliance score
  • Knowledge check

Module 13: Describe information protection and data lifecycle management in Microsoft Purview

  • Know your data, protect your data, and govern your data
  • Describe the data classification capabilities of the compliance portal
  • Describe sensitivity labels and policies
  • Describe data loss prevention
  • Describe retention policies and retention labels
  • Describe records management

Module 14: Describe insider risk capabilities in Microsoft Purview

  • Describe insider risk management
  • Describe communication compliance
  • Describe information barriers

Module 15: Describe the eDiscovery and audit capabilities of Microsoft Purview

  • Describe the eDiscovery solutions in Microsoft Purview
  • Describe the audit solutions in Microsoft Purview

Module 16: Describe resource governance capabilities in Azure

  • Describe Azure Policy
  • Describe the use of Azure Blueprints
  • Describe the capabilities in the Microsoft Purview governance portal

  • Up to date courseware with Microsoft Learn

  • Microsoft course achievement badge


Before attending this course, students must have:

  • General understanding of networking and cloud computing concepts.
  • General IT knowledge or any general experience working in an IT environment.
  • General understanding of Microsoft Azure and Microsoft 365.
Certification information: 

Exam characteristics:

  • Exam code: SC-900
  • Cost: 99 USD
  • Skills measured
    • Describe the concepts of security, compliance, and identity 
    • Describe the capabilities of Microsoft identity and access management solutions 
    • Describe the capabilities of Microsoft security solutions 
    • Describe the capabilities of Microsoft compliance solutions
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