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Here's the Firebrand Training review section. Since 2001 we've trained exactly 65,143 students and asked them all to review our Accelerated Learning. Currently, 96.55% have said Firebrand exceeded their expectations:
"Intensive means just that. Long and exhausting training days but the quality of instruction makes the time fly by. Looking forward to part 2!"
C.P.. - Microsoft Specialist: Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions (3 days) (2017.9.9 to 2017.9.11)
"The instructor was very engaging and knew his stuff! "
Anonymous - Microsoft Specialist: Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions (3 days) (2017.9.9 to 2017.9.11)
"I would recommend Firebrand to anyone who wants to get qualified quickly in a fast learning environment. The days are tough but rewarding as well."
Nick Margerum, React CP. - Microsoft Specialist: Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions (3 days) (2017.3.13 to 2017.3.15)
"Great approach to training. If you want to fully immerse yourself in a technology Firebrand is for you."
R.K. - Microsoft Specialist: Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions (3 days) (2016.10.24 to 2016.10.26)
"Very Comprehensive and hands on"
Anonymous - Microsoft Specialist: Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions (3 days) (2016.10.24 to 2016.10.26)
"There is a reason why Firebrand is one of the top IT training providers in the UK, a great selection of courses, excellent on-site facilities and first class instructors. My second time here but would definitely come back again!"
Dave Shaw. - Microsoft Specialist: Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions (3 days) (2016.4.4 to 2016.4.6)
"If you are prepared for intense learning with long days and late nights of study then the courses are ideal."
Stephen Watts, BGL Group Ltd. - Microsoft Specialist: Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions (3 days) (2016.4.4 to 2016.4.6)
"Immersed into the coursework with no distractions. All basic needs taken care of so that you can concentrate on the course. All exams included and the tutor was excellent, full of knowledge and personality.
Definitely recommend this training company and training approach."
P.O. - Microsoft Specialist: Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions (3 days) (2016.4.4 to 2016.4.6)
"The instructor was fantastic, really approachable and knowledgeable guy with genuine industry experience. He was also humble with stuff that he didn't know, something unique among techies. Would definitely take a course again with Firebrand, albeit with more realistic expectations of passing the exams."
Amit Naik, Independent Consultant. - Microsoft Specialist: Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions (3 days) (2016.4.4 to 2016.4.6)
"Whilst intense, Firebrand Training really does give a thorough overview of the content in the shortest possible time. Even though this doesn't always allow the time to fully revise for the exam, I do feel better prepared in a really short visit."
Ben Payne. - Microsoft Specialist: Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions (3 days) (2016.4.4 to 2016.4.6)
"You know you are in the right place, when your instructor on the first evening of training, during the intro to the course says, "PowerShell is not for wimps! It is a mans tool!".
10/10 - would Firebrand again :D"
Kasper Kaas Hansen, ALSO A/S. - Microsoft Specialist: Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions (3 days) (2016.5.23 to 2016.5.29)
"Firebrand taught me 2 months ago for a networking course and was just as good this time, highly recommend Firebrand. Until next time!"
Jordan Duncan, LSI Architects. - Microsoft MTA Security Fundamentals (2 days) (2017.10.6 to 2017.10.7)
"This is now the 3rd time I have attended a Firebrand course and still cannot fault them. Each instructor I've had has been extremely knowledge and helpful. I have recommended FB to many colleagues."
Laura OConnor, Utilita Energy Limited. - Microsoft MTA Security Fundamentals (2 days) (2017.10.6 to 2017.10.7)
"The course was intensive with a lot to take in during a short period but you have every resource you need.
Great Staff, great atmosphere and you get well looked after too.
I'll be back!"
D.W.. - Microsoft MCSE: Messaging (Exchange 2016) (6 days) (2017.10.2 to 2017.10.7)
"Excellent tutor, all explained clearly and in detail."
Arkadiusz Rycyk, Environ Audio Ltd. - Microsoft Specialist: Programming in C# (4 days) (2017.10.2 to 2017.10.5)
"The teaching was dynamic, engaging, immersive and knowledgeable. The instructor made complex concepts simple. I enjoyed the course very much.
Richard Barnes, Whale Tankers. - Microsoft Specialist: Programming in C# (4 days) (2017.10.2 to 2017.10.5)
"Intense but very rewarding course, learned a lot in a few days."
S.S.. - Microsoft Specialist: Programming in C# (4 days) (2017.10.2 to 2017.10.5)
"The course was very intense and very informative, real examples were given to concepts hard to understand."
Anonymous - Microsoft Specialist: Programming in C# (4 days) (2017.10.2 to 2017.10.5)
"Training with Firebrand has been a great way to kick-start my IT certifications and to help me aim to progress in my careers. Instructors are knowledgeable and insightful and the learning experience was top notch!"
L.M.. - Microsoft MTA: Windows Server Administration Fundamentals (2 days) (2017.10.2 to 2017.10.3)
"Great facilities, good teacher and an enjoyable course."
Adam Batten. - Microsoft MTA Software Development Fundamentals (2 days) (2017.9.28 to 2017.9.29)
"This course was condensed but covered most of the topics. Will recommend to my colleagues and friends. One has to understand OOP, SDLC, VS, .net +Core. The Dev course was tough for me but the trainer made it understandable for me. "
P.A., kpdsolutions Ltd and contract client - TfL. - Microsoft MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure (Azure) (9 days) (2017.9.9 to 2017.9.17)
"As expected, I had an excellent experience here and the instructor knew the subject matter very well. I will definitely recommend Firebrand anytime and any day."
Ekhorutomwen Asemota, Capgemini. - Microsoft Specialist: Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions (2 days) (2017.9.16 to 2017.9.17)
"Excellent and to the point, cannot not praise enough the instructor whose delivery was impeccable. "
P.V.. - Microsoft MCSD: Azure Solutions Architect (9 days) (2017.9.9 to 2017.9.17)
"The training was well structured and comprehensive. I filled in my Azure knowledge gaps and the instructor prepared me for the exams excellently, and was extremely knowledgeable, patient, and friendly throughout. All hail Lord Chinzilla!"
Chris Smallman. - Microsoft MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure (Azure) (9 days) (2017.9.9 to 2017.9.17)
"Lots of long days paid off - the course was tough but greatly rewarding. The instructor was a brilliant coach and we wouldn't have made it through the 9 days without him. The food wasn't bad either!"
Joseph Ellis, PA Consulting. - Microsoft MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure (Azure) (9 days) (2017.9.9 to 2017.9.17)
"The instructor has been great. Extremely enthusiastic and engaging. Would definitely recommend him to my colleagues.
The structure and coverage of the material will definitely help me succeed with Azure, thanks Victor!"
Tarun Julka, Diligent Corporation. - Microsoft MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure (Azure) (9 days) (2017.9.9 to 2017.9.17)
"I always enjoy my courses at Firebrand and would recommend people take their courses here."
Ridhan Romjon, Retail 247. - Microsoft MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure (Azure) (9 days) (2017.9.9 to 2017.9.17)
"The quality of the training at Firebrand is perfect for preparing your for the exams!"
Rachel Hillier, Computer-eye2. - Microsoft MCSA: Windows 10 (6 days) (2017.8.21 to 2017.8.26)
"If you need massive amounts of knowledge in a short time, these are the guys to train with.
Excellent facility and instructors.
Darrall Jarman, Dazzle Computer Solutions (Self Employed). - Microsoft MCSA: Windows 10 (6 days) (2017.8.21 to 2017.8.26)
"Great place to come if like me you cant sit at home and read through a book, as it just does not go in. I came here having read books and have learnt a lot in the 6 days I was here. The classrooms are quite a nice environment and if you get a good trainer then it makes the whole thing better. The days are long and a bit of a slog at times getting in at 8/8.30 and then leaving at 9. Obviously there are breaks in between but still long days and don't sleep much. Overall a great experience and will definitely be using Firebrand for training again. "
Ben Farnath-Jones, OC&C Strategy Consultants. - Microsoft MCSA: Windows 10 (6 days) (2017.8.21 to 2017.8.26)
"Although the course consisted of very long days, the instructor was brilliant, it was a good laugh in the classroom and covered the subject areas very well! "
Anonymous - Microsoft MCSA: Windows 10 (6 days) (2017.8.21 to 2017.8.26)
"The trainer was great and very engaging.
I thoroughly enjoyed the course and felt that all of the modules were covered clearly and concisely."
Ethan ODonnell. - Microsoft Windows Server 2016 - Identity (4 days) (2017.8.17 to 2017.8.20)
"After finishing the training for the MCSA course, I now feel confident in taking the examination!"
Callum Nocton-Gribben, Onefile ltd. - Microsoft MCSA: SQL Server 2016 - Database Development (6 days) (2017.8.14 to 2017.8.19)
"Had a great time at Firebrand. Thank you for all your support."
Jacob Johnson, St Johns School. - Microsoft Windows Server 2016 - Networking (3 days) (2017.8.14 to 2017.8.16)
"MCSD - App Builder course experience was great, got to know lot of new stuff like Azure & MVC and information about how to develop/plan enterprise level web application. The instructor was great through out the course explaining lot of modern stuff which goes on and also balancing the course with exam perspective. "
Amit Rathod. - Microsoft MCSD: App Builder (9 days) (2017.8.5 to 2017.8.13)
"The instructor was great and answered all questions in detail as well as making sure everyone understood. I found the course challenging but learning at Firebrand helps beginners get better knowledge of all the courseware covered."
Hannah McEwan. - Microsoft MCSD: App Builder (9 days) (2017.8.5 to 2017.8.13)
"The course was of very high quality and has provided me with the relevant information to allow me to put it into practice. I attended the course with little knowledge of administering SharePoint and I am leaving knowing that I have the relevant knowledge to build and administer a SharePoint farm. This is all thanks to the instructor - he has been fantastic!"
Benjamin Riley, Halton Borough Council. - Microsoft MCSE: SharePoint 2016 (6 days) (2017.8.7 to 2017.8.12)
"Very experienced tutor also allowed flexible learning environment to discuss wider scope of applied knowledge.
All In one location (accommodation and self contained classroom building that is 24 hours accessible)."
A.A.. - Microsoft MCSA: SQL Server 2016 - Database Administration (6 days) (2017.8.7 to 2017.8.12)
"The quality of the training experience was excellent! Good facilities, helpful staff and brilliant instructors. This was my first experience of official Microsoft training and Firebrand have definitely made me want more... and with them!
I will be Back!"
D.W., Declaro Support Limited. - Microsoft MCSA: Office 365 (5 days) (2017.8.7 to 2017.8.11)
"Excellent facility with excellent trainers."
Owen Heaume . - Microsoft MCSA: Office 365 (5 days) (2017.8.7 to 2017.8.11)
"It has been a great course, the instructor takes a fast-paced & information dense course, yet somehow makes it feel relaxed. Its been a great 3 days."
Anonymous - Microsoft Developing ASP.NET MVC Web 4 Applications (3 days) (2017.8.8 to 2017.8.10)
"Very good course, enjoyable under many aspects. The instructor was very friendly, knowledgeable and patient (I ask many questions).
"Firebrands intensive courses are great for achieving qualifications fast!"
"The training was very helpful and puts a lot of things into perspective and real life. It is explained in a way that makes sense, which isn't always captured from a book."
M.J., Knauf Insulation. - Microsoft MTA Networking, Security & Windows Server Administration (6 days) (2017.7.31 to 2017.8.5)
"Really enjoyed my short time here. I've made lots of new friends and learned a lot of new stuff within the 6 days that I've been here. Gareth has been great and has helped us through every section of the course."
James Laird, Jmfinn & Co. - Microsoft MTA Networking, Security & Windows Server Administration (6 days) (2017.7.31 to 2017.8.5)
"It was a great course, relevant information and a knowledgeable instructor. It helped to make a good bond with other attendees, helping with the evening revision and practice exams together in the hotel bar, or purely just moral support! Be prepared for a lot of intense information, take notes and use whatever vice you need; coffee, sugar, fizzy drinks to keep you alert! I had a great time and would definitely recommend."
KAYLEA REED, UTILITA ENERGY. - Microsoft MTA Networking, Security & Windows Server Administration (6 days) (2017.7.31 to 2017.8.5)
"My journey at Firebrand has been great. First course with them, it was extremely informative and I learnt more than I ever would in my own time. The course duration was just right, 6 days to cover 3 modules was perfect. The practice exams are priceless, you can never prepare yourself for the real thing however they got you ready for the daunting aspect of exam conditions. The level of help, support and enthusiasm for us to succeed drives you to do your best (and the failure is not an option T-shirt helps!). Thank you - I will be back!"
Leah Hunt, Scientifica. - Microsoft MTA Networking, Security & Windows Server Administration (6 days) (2017.7.31 to 2017.8.5)
"I have learnt a lot this week with Firebrand, their instructors were all friendly and experienced, and have the experience they have in the real world has significantly contributed to my passing this course."
James Gunn, Softwerx. - Microsoft MTA Networking, Security & Windows Server Administration (6 days) (2017.7.31 to 2017.8.5)
"The course was great; fast paced enough to keep you interested and the instructors will give you excellent insight the books wont."
R.W., 3T RPD Ltd. - Microsoft MTA Networking, Security & Windows Server Administration (6 days) (2017.7.31 to 2017.8.5)
"Excellent Environment and training provided. Thank you"
Anonymous - Microsoft MTA Networking Fundamentals (2 days) (2017.8.2 to 2017.8.3)
Get certified in just 3 days on this accelerated Specialist: Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions course. On this 70-533 training, you’ll study Microsoft Official Curriculum (MOC) and sit Microsoft exam 70-533 onsite at the Firebrand Training Centre.
Learn how to migrate your existing on-premises infrastructure to Microsoft Azure. On this accelerated 70-533 course, you’ll study the planning, implementation and management of virtual machines (VMs) and networks.
Get an expert understanding of Microsoft Azure in only 3 days. After completing this Specialist: Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure solutions course, you’ll be able to:
Firebrand is a Microsoft Gold Learning Partner – you’ll be taught by Microsoft Certified Trainers (MCT) and get immersed in the latest Microsoft Official Curriculum as you learn Azure at twice the speed. You’ll also sit your official Azure certification 70-533 exam onsite at the Firebrand Training Centre.
This Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure solutions course is also an elective for the MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure certification.
You may be entitled to heavily-discounted training via Microsoft's Software Assurance Training Voucher (SATV) scheme. If your business has bought Microsoft software, check to see if it came bundled with free training vouchers! Vouchers can be exchanged against training for all Microsoft technologies. If you’re unsure, get in touch with us
Other accelerated training providers rely heavily on lecture and independent self-testing and study.
Effective technical instruction must be highly varied and interactive to keep attention levels high, promote camaraderie and teamwork between the students and instructor, and solidify knowledge through hands-on learning.
This information has been provided as a helpful tool for candidates considering training. Courses that include certification come with a Certification Guarantee. Pass first time or train again for free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs). We do not make any guarantees about personal successes or benefits of obtaining certification. Benefits of certification determined through studies do not guarantee any particular personal successes.
This module introduces cloud solutions in general and then focuses on the services that Azure offers. The module goes on to describe the portals that you can use to manage Azure subscriptions and services before introducing Windows PowerShell as a scripting solution for managing Azure. Finally, the module provides explanations and guidance for the use of Azure Resource Manager and Azure management services.
Lab : Managing Microsoft Azure
This module explains how virtual networking provides the glue that brings together VMs, web apps, and storage to enable you to publish a service onto the Internet.
Lab : Using a deployment template to implement Azure virtual networks
Lab : Configuring connectivity between the IaaS v1 and IaaS version 2 (v2)
This module explains how to implement virtual machines.
Lab : Creating IaaS v2 virtual machines in Azure
Lab : Deploying IaaS v2 virtual machines by using Azure Resource Manager templates
This module explains how to manage virtual machines.
Lab : Managing Azure virtual machines
This module explains how to implement Azure Web App services.
Lab : Implementing websites
This module explains how to plan and implement storage, backup, and recovery services.
Lab : Planning and implementing storage
This module explains how to plan and implement Azure SQL Database.
Lab : Planning and implementing Azure SQL Database
This module explains how to implement platform as a service (PaaS) cloud services.
Lab : Implementing PaaS cloud services
This module explains how to implement Azure AD.
Lab : Implementing Azure AD
This module explains how to manage Active Directory in a hybrid environment.
Lab : Implementing and managing Azure AD synchronization
This module explains how to implement Azure-based management and automation.
Lab : Implementing Automation
You'll sit the following exam at the Firebrand Training Centre, covered by your Certification Guarantee:
You’ll receive the following Microsoft Official Curriculum (MOC):
Firebrand Training offers top-quality technical education and certification training in an all-inclusive course package specifically designed for the needs and ease of our students. We attend to every detail so our students can focus solely on their studies and certification goals.
Our instructors teach to accommodate every student's learning needs through individualised instruction, hands-on labs, lab partner and group exercises, independent study, self-testing, and question/answer drills.
Firebrand Training has dedicated, well-equipped educational facilities where you will attend instruction and labs and have access to comfortable study and lounging rooms. Our students consistently say our facilities are second-to-none.
We’re currently migrating from printed to digital courseware. Some courseware is already available in digital, while other books remain in printed form. To find out if this course is digital, call us on +44 207 907 1120.
There are several benefits of easy-to-use digital courseware: downloads are immediate, and you’ll always have your courseware available wherever you are. You won’t need to wait for a printed book to be delivered before you start learning – and it’s better for the environment. You can choose to download the courseware to your own device, or borrow one of ours.
Considering a Microsoft course? Always have the most up-to-date Microsoft digital courseware with ‘Fresh Editions’. This gives you access to all versions of digital courseware – you’ll receive updates and revisions of your textbook, at no charge, for the life of that course.
Should a student complete a Firebrand Training Program without having successfully passed all vendor examinations, the student may re-attend that program for a period of one year. Students will only be responsible for accommodations and vendor exam fees.
Before attending this course, you should have at least 6 months of hands-on experience working with Azure.
You should also have an understanding of:
Completing the MCSA: Windows Server 2012 will also meet the prerequisites.
Don’t worry - we’ll discuss your technical background, experience and qualifications to determine whether this accelerated course suits you.
Just call us on +44 207 907 1120 and speak to one of our enrolment consultants.
Firebrand is an immersive environment and requires commitment. Some prerequisites are simply guidelines; you may find your unique experience, attitude and determination enables you to succeed on your accelerated course.