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Is there any recommended prerequisite for Microsoft Azure Certification Exam AZ-500?

No, there is no prerequisite to become a Microsoft Certified: Azure Security Engineer Associate. Being an associate-level certification, the AZ-500 exam doesn’t require candidates to pass any other exam in order to appear in it. Also, it is the only exam to become a Microsoft Certified Azure Security Engineer.  

However, the candidates should have a good knowledge of scripting and automation, with a keen understanding of virtualization, networking, and cloud N-tier architecture. Also, the candidate should have a good familiarity with cloud computing capabilities, Microsoft Azure products and services, and other products and services of Microsoft.

What are the important domains covered in the Microsoft Azure AZ-500 exam?

The domains covered in the Microsoft Azure AZ-500 Exam are:

  • Manage identity and access (20-25%)
  • Manage security operations (15-20%)
  • Implement platform protection (35-40%)
  • Secure data and applications (30-35%)

Note: Microsoft has updated the content of the Azure AZ-500 exam on December 4, 2019.

AZ 500 Domains

What are the important topics for the AZ-500 certification exam preparation?

All the domains and the topics under these domains are important for the Azure Security Certification AZ-500 exam preparation. Some of the important topics that you can’t miss during your AZ-500 exam preparation are VNet connectivity and security, subnets, site-to-site VPN, Azure networking and network security, Azure firewalls, Azure policies. Also, you should have a good knowledge of Azure Active Directory, Azure AD Privileged Identity Management, Azure tenant security, and VM system updates.

Does the AZ-500 certification exam contain any performance-based lab questions?

Yes, the AZ-500 Azure security exam may contain performance-based lab questions. You will be asked to go into the Microsoft Azure portal using the given login credentials and perform some tasks. Each lab may contain a number of tasks and you can use PowerShell, CLI or Azure Portal to accomplish the tasks. 

How to prepare for the Azure AZ-500 exam?

If you want to pass the Azure AZ-500 exam in the first attempt to receive the badge of Microsoft Certified Azure Security Engineer Associate, you should follow the right path for your preparation. Steps you need to follow while preparing for Microsoft Azure AZ-500 Exam are:

  • Go through the Microsoft Learning portal.
  • Understand the Exam Structure and BluePrint
  • Take up Microsoft Azure AZ-500 training
  • Study Microsoft Documentation
  • Refer to Azure whitepapers and ebooks.
  • Participate in Discussion Forums and Study Groups.

Take up AZ-500 free test and AZ-500 practice tests to examine your preparation level.

Will I receive the badge of Microsoft Azure Security Engineer Associate on passing the Azure AZ-500 exam?

Yes, you will receive the badge of Microsoft Azure Security Engineer Associate on passing the Azure AZ-500 exam. To become a Microsoft Certified Azure Security Engineer Associate, you only need to pass one exam i.e. AZ-500. Thus, on passing the AZ-500 exam, you will receive the Microsoft Azure Security Engineer Associate title.

Are you providing case study type questions in your practice tests?

Yes, our practice tests consist of different types of questions as per the real Azure security exam format. As the Microsoft Cloud Security certification (AZ-500 Exam) may contain case studies with multiple questions, we also provide case study type questions in our practice tests. 

Why should I take up the Azure AZ-500 certification exam?

Azure certifications are among the top-paying info-tech certifications in the world. The AZ-500 exam measures and validates your cloud security skills for the development and implementation of security designs and strategies for all types of applications built on the Azure platform. The top reasons to take up Azure AZ-500 certification are as follows:

  • Validates your skills to develop and implement security strategies 
  • Helps you to get expertise as an Azure Security Engineer
  • Provides you a global recognition for your knowledge, skills, and experience
  • Adds a credential to your resume and thus makes you stand out of the crowd
  • Helps you get a number of opportunities to enhance your career as a Microsoft Certified Azure Security Engineer
  • Gets you more chances of being promoted in your current job or get a new job with a higher paycheck

To know more reasons for getting an Azure certification, you can check out our blog on Top 10 Reasons to Get an Azure certification.

What are the different types of questions asked in the AZ-500 certification exam?

You can expect different types of questions in AZ-500 certification exam, these are:

  • Single choice questions
  • Multiple-choice questions
  • Arrange in right sequence type questions
  • Single choice questions based on a scenario
  • Case studies with multiple questions
  • Performance lab-based tasks 

Why should I buy the Whizlabs Microsoft Azure AZ-500 practice tests and online course?

At Whizlabs, we are committed to building high-quality training courses and practice tests for the Microsoft Azure AZ-500 certification exam.

Practice tests help you check your level of preparedness for the exam. Thus, you get aware of your weak areas and can work on them to improve. 

If you come across any doubts while taking the practice tests or video course, our experts help you to clear them and thus you become more confident to pass the real exam. So, we highly recommend you to go through our AZ-500 practice tests and online course before sitting in the actual exam.

How long does it take to prepare for the Microsoft Azure AZ-500 exam?

Being an associate-level certification exam, it doesn’t take much time to prepare for the Microsoft Azure Security certification AZ-500 exam. Still, you need to be well determined and concentrated on the preparation. You will need 15-20 hours to take the Azure security training course and practice tests. Also, you can spend as much time as you want on practice labs to get hands-on with the Azure platform.

So, overall get an aggregate of 20-25 hours for the exam preparation and you will be fully prepared for the Azure AZ-500 exam.

Note: the time period required for an exam preparation depends on many factors such as prior knowledge and experience, level of the exam, the concentration of the candidate, and how much time one takes to grasp a new concept. So, the exam preparation duration mentioned above will vary from individual to individual. 

Can I purchase an exam voucher from Whizlabs?

No, we do not provide an exam voucher. You will have to directly purchase it from Microsoft. The cost of the Azure AZ-500 exam is USD 165, which is different across countries.

Can I try the AZ- 500 free test before purchasing the complete Azure AZ-500 practice test?

Yes. We are offering Azure AZ-500 Free Test with 15 unique questions for the free evolution of our tool. You can try it before you purchase our complete test. Also, you will find the 15% discount coupon inside the free test that you can apply on the purchase of practice tests.

Which Azure Certification should I choose?

Microsoft Azure introduced Role-based certifications in 2018 to make its certifications more role-specific. Since then there has been a number of modifications in the Azure certification list, involving the addition and deletion of certification exams as well as the addition of new roles.

Here is the complete list of Azure Certification Training Courses. 

What is the validity of the Microsoft Azure certification?

Once you get certified and achieve the Azure certification, it remains valid for a period of 2 years.

Are Whizlabs training courses enough to pass the Microsoft Azure certification exams?

To pass the Azure Azure certification exams all you need is to:

  • Go through exam content to prepare well
  • Get hands-on experience
  • Give practice tests to check your preparation level
  • The assistance of the subject matter experts to clarify your technical as well as non-technical doubts

This is all we provide in our azure certification training courses. 

Note that we include the links for whitepapers and documentation in our training videos and question explanations, and we highly recommend you to go through those links and dive deep to understand the concepts better.

Do you update the question bank with the latest updates?

Yes. Microsoft revises the exam syllabus based on the current trends to meet the industry standards. We have SMEs who monitor the changes into the exam syllabus and update the questions to ensure that we provide up to date preparation material to our students.

Does Whizlabs Offer any Subscription Plan?

Yes, we offer the Annual Subscription in which you get all the Whizlabs training courses worth $2500+ at $99 only. With Whizlabs subscription, you will get unlimited access to all the courses and hands-on labs with Premium Support for one year.

Do you provide a course completion certificate?

Yes, we provide a course completion certificate for online training courses. Once you watch the video course by 100% / complete an online course, you get a course completion certificate that is signed by our CEO.

How long is the license valid after the purchase?

Our simulators and video courses have a lifetime license/validity. Once you have purchased, you can access it for a lifetime.

What is the significance of the Azure Active Directory?

Azure Active Directory is a cloud-based identity and access management service of Microsoft that helps users to access the resources in internal resources as well as external resources. Azure AD provides a single-sign-on system and multi-factor authentication, and thus helps users from cybersecurity attacks. 

What is the significance of Azure Security Center?

Azure Security Center is an infrastructure security management system that helps you in preventing, detecting, and responding to threats with increased control and visibility for the security of Azure resources. It provides policy management and integrated security monitoring, and thus helps to detect the threats that you may leave unnoticed, and works with a wide range of security solutions.

What are the Skills validated in Azure AZ-500 Exam?

The skills that are validated in the Azure AZ-500 Exam are:

  • Managing identity and access
  • Managing security operations
  • Implementing platform protection
  • Securing data and applications

What is the average salary of a Microsoft Azure Engineer?

According to the report by neuvoo.com, the average Azure Security Engineer salary is $156,000 per year in the USA which may range from $101,875 to $214,500 per year as per the knowledge and experience level of the candidate.

What’s the career path for becoming an Azure Security Engineer Associate?

Exam AZ-500: Microsoft Azure Security Technologies is the one and final step in the journey of becoming a Microsoft Certified Azure Security Engineer Associate. Being an associate-level exam, there is no prerequisite for the AZ-500 exam.  But it is recommended to take Exam AZ-900: Microsoft Azure Fundamentals to gain and validate the knowledge of Azure fundamentals.

I am a non-technical person, can I become Microsoft Azure Security Engineer Associate?

There is no prerequisite for the Azure AZ-500 exam. But the recommended requirement to take up the Azure AZ-500 certification exam is the good knowledge of scripting and automation, with a keen understanding of virtualization, networking, and cloud N-tier architecture. Also, the candidate should have a good familiarity with cloud computing capabilities, Microsoft Azure products and services, and other products and services of Microsoft.

So, even if you are not a technical person, you can gain relevant knowledge and take the Azure AZ-500 exam directly, but still, you need to follow a path.

As you are from a non-technical background, we would recommend you to start your preparation with Azure AZ-900 Certification course that will help you learn the basics of Azure. At the same time, you can gain some hands-on experience on the Azure platform. Then gain some knowledge and you can move to the Azure Security Certification AZ-500 exam to become a Microsoft Certified Azure Security Engineer Associate.

Apart from the Azure AZ-500 certification training course, is there any other cloud security certification training course available on the Whizlabs platform?

Yes, apart from Microsoft Azure Security Engineer AZ-500 training course, following are the available cloud security certification training courses on the Whizlabs platform:

What are the roles and responsibilities of an Azure Security Engineer?

An Azure Security Engineer is responsible for designing and implementing security practices for different types of cloud-based applications. This role involves working with the security staff in order to develop new security designs and strategies for Azure-based applications. Following are the roles and responsibilities of an Azure Security Engineer:

  • Implementation of security architectures for cloud/hybrid systems
  • Handling offerings and capabilities on Microsoft Azure platforms
  • Document implementations, via technical documentation and run-books for the client
  • Providing input and feedback on security architectures
  • Representing Security Platform in the implementation and development of the overall global cloud enterprise architecture
  • Working with different system automation platforms and technologies
  • Going through whiteboarding of architecture and implementation planning 
  • Supporting the implementation and development of cloud security architectures on the Microsoft Azure cloud platform
  • Communicating with clients to understand the requirements and objectives of the project
  • Collaborating with the external as well as internal resources and clients 
  • Making a team with the security staff in order to develop new security designs and strategies

Do you have any preparation guidance for the AZ-500 certification exam?

Yes. We frequently write about certification preparation guides and tips on our blog. Here’s How to Prepare for the Microsoft Azure Exam AZ-500

What is the Exam Retake Policy for the Microsoft Azure Certification exam?

  • The candidate needs to wait 24 hours before retaking the exam second time, if fails in the first attempt.
  • The candidate must wait at least 14 days before retaking the exam third time, if he/she fails in the 2nd attempt.
  • The candidate also has to wait at least 14 days before retaking the exam fourth and fifth times.
  • Candidate can take a maximum of 5 retakes in a year. (This 12-month period starts from the day of the fifth unsuccessful exam attempt.)

When the Azure certifications expire, do they disappear from my Microsoft transcript as well?

The Azure role-based certification gets lapse in 2 years. Your accreditation will consistently show up on the Microsoft transcript, however, it will be recorded in a different segment from the active certification.

Why should I go for Azure Certification?

The top reasons to go for Azure Certifications are:

  • Flexibility and development in Career.
  • High Salary Package.
  • Improves your technical skills on the Azure Cloud platform.
  • Top-paying info-Tech certifications in the world.
  • Adds a credential to your resume. 

Apart from mock exams/video courses, is there any further assistance I can get from Whizlabs?

Yes, you will get full support for any query related to the certification while preparing through our mock exams/video courses. Your query will be handled by the certified SME (Subject Matter Expert) & response will be provided in due course.

Do you offer a Money-Back Guarantee for Whizlabs training courses?

Yes, we offer a 100% unconditional money-back guarantee for our training courses. If you don’t clear the exam for any reason, you can apply for a full refund. 


Please note that we only refund the amount paid for the Whizlabs training course, not the certification exam cost. For more details, we recommend you to check our Refund Policy

Do you provide any discount on the bulk purchase?

Yes, you can avail up to 50% discount on the purchase of more than 10 products at a time. For more details, please feel free to write here. A member of our support staff will respond back as soon as possible.

What are the payment gateways you provide?

We accept payments through different gateways like CCAvenue, Stripe, etc.

After purchasing the Training Course from Whizlabs, how can I clarify my technical questions?

We have a dedicated team of subject-matter experts (SME) who will answer all of your queries that are submitted through our Learning Management System (LMS) interface. You will receive responses within 24 hours of the submission of the question.

What if I have more queries?

If you have any queries related to the Certification exam, Whizlabs training courses, payments, etc. please feel free to contact us. A member of our support staff will respond to you as soon as possible.

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1. Is there any recommended prerequisite for Microsoft Azure Certification Exam AZ-500?

No, there is no prerequisite to become a Microsoft Certified: Azure Security Engineer Associate. Being an associate-level certification, the AZ-500 exam doesn’t require candidates to pass any other exam in order to appear in it. Also, it is the only exam to become a Microsoft Certified Azure Security Engineer.  

However, the candidates should have a good knowledge of scripting and automation, with a keen understanding of virtualization, networking, and cloud N-tier architecture. Also, the candidate should have a good familiarity with cloud computing capabilities, Microsoft Azure products and services, and other products and services of Microsoft.

2. What are the important domains covered in the Microsoft Azure AZ-500 exam?

The domains covered in the Microsoft Azure AZ-500 Exam are:

  • Manage identity and access (20-25%)
  • Manage security operations (15-20%)
  • Implement platform protection (35-40%)
  • Secure data and applications (30-35%)

Note: Microsoft has updated the content of the Azure AZ-500 exam on December 4, 2019.

AZ 500 Domains

3. What are the important topics for the AZ-500 certification exam preparation?

All the domains and the topics under these domains are important for the Azure Security Certification AZ-500 exam preparation. Some of the important topics that you can’t miss during your AZ-500 exam preparation are VNet connectivity and security, subnets, site-to-site VPN, Azure networking and network security, Azure firewalls, Azure policies. Also, you should have a good knowledge of Azure Active Directory, Azure AD Privileged Identity Management, Azure tenant security, and VM system updates.

4. Does the AZ-500 certification exam contain any performance-based lab questions?

Yes, the AZ-500 Azure security exam may contain performance-based lab questions. You will be asked to go into the Microsoft Azure portal using the given login credentials and perform some tasks. Each lab may contain a number of tasks and you can use PowerShell, CLI or Azure Portal to accomplish the tasks. 

5. How to prepare for the Azure AZ-500 exam?

If you want to pass the Azure AZ-500 exam in the first attempt to receive the badge of Microsoft Certified Azure Security Engineer Associate, you should follow the right path for your preparation. Steps you need to follow while preparing for Microsoft Azure AZ-500 Exam are:

  • Go through the Microsoft Learning portal.
  • Understand the Exam Structure and BluePrint
  • Take up Microsoft Azure AZ-500 training
  • Study Microsoft Documentation
  • Refer to Azure whitepapers and ebooks.
  • Participate in Discussion Forums and Study Groups.

Take up AZ-500 free test and AZ-500 practice tests to examine your preparation level.

6. Will I receive the badge of Microsoft Azure Security Engineer Associate on passing the Azure AZ-500 exam?

Yes, you will receive the badge of Microsoft Azure Security Engineer Associate on passing the Azure AZ-500 exam. To become a Microsoft Certified Azure Security Engineer Associate, you only need to pass one exam i.e. AZ-500. Thus, on passing the AZ-500 exam, you will receive the Microsoft Azure Security Engineer Associate title.

7. Are you providing case study type questions in your practice tests?

Yes, our practice tests consist of different types of questions as per the real Azure security exam format. As the Microsoft Cloud Security certification (AZ-500 Exam) may contain case studies with multiple questions, we also provide case study type questions in our practice tests. 

8. Why should I take up the Azure AZ-500 certification exam?

Azure certifications are among the top-paying info-tech certifications in the world. The AZ-500 exam measures and validates your cloud security skills for the development and implementation of security designs and strategies for all types of applications built on the Azure platform. The top reasons to take up Azure AZ-500 certification are as follows:

  • Validates your skills to develop and implement security strategies 
  • Helps you to get expertise as an Azure Security Engineer
  • Provides you a global recognition for your knowledge, skills, and experience
  • Adds a credential to your resume and thus makes you stand out of the crowd
  • Helps you get a number of opportunities to enhance your career as a Microsoft Certified Azure Security Engineer
  • Gets you more chances of being promoted in your current job or get a new job with a higher paycheck

To know more reasons for getting an Azure certification, you can check out our blog on Top 10 Reasons to Get an Azure certification.

9. What are the different types of questions asked in the AZ-500 certification exam?

You can expect different types of questions in AZ-500 certification exam, these are:

  • Single choice questions
  • Multiple-choice questions
  • Arrange in right sequence type questions
  • Single choice questions based on a scenario
  • Case studies with multiple questions
  • Performance lab-based tasks 

10. Why should I buy the Whizlabs Microsoft Azure AZ-500 practice tests and online course?

At Whizlabs, we are committed to building high-quality training courses and practice tests for the Microsoft Azure AZ-500 certification exam.

Practice tests help you check your level of preparedness for the exam. Thus, you get aware of your weak areas and can work on them to improve. 

If you come across any doubts while taking the practice tests or video course, our experts help you to clear them and thus you become more confident to pass the real exam. So, we highly recommend you to go through our AZ-500 practice tests and online course before sitting in the actual exam.

11. How long does it take to prepare for the Microsoft Azure AZ-500 exam?

Being an associate-level certification exam, it doesn’t take much time to prepare for the Microsoft Azure Security certification AZ-500 exam. Still, you need to be well determined and concentrated on the preparation. You will need 15-20 hours to take the Azure security training course and practice tests. Also, you can spend as much time as you want on practice labs to get hands-on with the Azure platform.

So, overall get an aggregate of 20-25 hours for the exam preparation and you will be fully prepared for the Azure AZ-500 exam.

Note: the time period required for an exam preparation depends on many factors such as prior knowledge and experience, level of the exam, the concentration of the candidate, and how much time one takes to grasp a new concept. So, the exam preparation duration mentioned above will vary from individual to individual. 

12. Can I purchase an exam voucher from Whizlabs?

No, we do not provide an exam voucher. You will have to directly purchase it from Microsoft. The cost of the Azure AZ-500 exam is USD 165, which is different across countries.

13. Can I try the AZ- 500 free test before purchasing the complete Azure AZ-500 practice test?

Yes. We are offering Azure AZ-500 Free Test with 15 unique questions for the free evolution of our tool. You can try it before you purchase our complete test. Also, you will find the 15% discount coupon inside the free test that you can apply on the purchase of practice tests.

14. Which Azure Certification should I choose?

Microsoft Azure introduced Role-based certifications in 2018 to make its certifications more role-specific. Since then there has been a number of modifications in the Azure certification list, involving the addition and deletion of certification exams as well as the addition of new roles.

Here is the complete list of Azure Certification Training Courses. 

15. What is the validity of the Microsoft Azure certification?

Once you get certified and achieve the Azure certification, it remains valid for a period of 2 years.

16. Are Whizlabs training courses enough to pass the Microsoft Azure certification exams?

To pass the Azure Azure certification exams all you need is to:

  • Go through exam content to prepare well
  • Get hands-on experience
  • Give practice tests to check your preparation level
  • The assistance of the subject matter experts to clarify your technical as well as non-technical doubts

This is all we provide in our azure certification training courses. 

Note that we include the links for whitepapers and documentation in our training videos and question explanations, and we highly recommend you to go through those links and dive deep to understand the concepts better.

17. Do you update the question bank with the latest updates?

Yes. Microsoft revises the exam syllabus based on the current trends to meet the industry standards. We have SMEs who monitor the changes into the exam syllabus and update the questions to ensure that we provide up to date preparation material to our students.

18. Does Whizlabs Offer any Subscription Plan?

Yes, we offer the Annual Subscription in which you get all the Whizlabs training courses worth $2500+ at $99 only. With Whizlabs subscription, you will get unlimited access to all the courses and hands-on labs with Premium Support for one year.

19. Do you provide a course completion certificate?

Yes, we provide a course completion certificate for online training courses. Once you watch the video course by 100% / complete an online course, you get a course completion certificate that is signed by our CEO.

20. How long is the license valid after the purchase?

Our simulators and video courses have a lifetime license/validity. Once you have purchased, you can access it for a lifetime.

1. What is the significance of the Azure Active Directory?

Azure Active Directory is a cloud-based identity and access management service of Microsoft that helps users to access the resources in internal resources as well as external resources. Azure AD provides a single-sign-on system and multi-factor authentication, and thus helps users from cybersecurity attacks. 

2. What is the significance of Azure Security Center?

Azure Security Center is an infrastructure security management system that helps you in preventing, detecting, and responding to threats with increased control and visibility for the security of Azure resources. It provides policy management and integrated security monitoring, and thus helps to detect the threats that you may leave unnoticed, and works with a wide range of security solutions.

3. What are the Skills validated in Azure AZ-500 Exam?

The skills that are validated in the Azure AZ-500 Exam are:

  • Managing identity and access
  • Managing security operations
  • Implementing platform protection
  • Securing data and applications

1. What is the average salary of a Microsoft Azure Engineer?

According to the report by neuvoo.com, the average Azure Security Engineer salary is $156,000 per year in the USA which may range from $101,875 to $214,500 per year as per the knowledge and experience level of the candidate.

2. What’s the career path for becoming an Azure Security Engineer Associate?

Exam AZ-500: Microsoft Azure Security Technologies is the one and final step in the journey of becoming a Microsoft Certified Azure Security Engineer Associate. Being an associate-level exam, there is no prerequisite for the AZ-500 exam.  But it is recommended to take Exam AZ-900: Microsoft Azure Fundamentals to gain and validate the knowledge of Azure fundamentals.

3. I am a non-technical person, can I become Microsoft Azure Security Engineer Associate?

There is no prerequisite for the Azure AZ-500 exam. But the recommended requirement to take up the Azure AZ-500 certification exam is the good knowledge of scripting and automation, with a keen understanding of virtualization, networking, and cloud N-tier architecture. Also, the candidate should have a good familiarity with cloud computing capabilities, Microsoft Azure products and services, and other products and services of Microsoft.

So, even if you are not a technical person, you can gain relevant knowledge and take the Azure AZ-500 exam directly, but still, you need to follow a path.

As you are from a non-technical background, we would recommend you to start your preparation with Azure AZ-900 Certification course that will help you learn the basics of Azure. At the same time, you can gain some hands-on experience on the Azure platform. Then gain some knowledge and you can move to the Azure Security Certification AZ-500 exam to become a Microsoft Certified Azure Security Engineer Associate.

4. Apart from the Azure AZ-500 certification training course, is there any other cloud security certification training course available on the Whizlabs platform?

Yes, apart from Microsoft Azure Security Engineer AZ-500 training course, following are the available cloud security certification training courses on the Whizlabs platform:

5. What are the roles and responsibilities of an Azure Security Engineer?

An Azure Security Engineer is responsible for designing and implementing security practices for different types of cloud-based applications. This role involves working with the security staff in order to develop new security designs and strategies for Azure-based applications. Following are the roles and responsibilities of an Azure Security Engineer:

  • Implementation of security architectures for cloud/hybrid systems
  • Handling offerings and capabilities on Microsoft Azure platforms
  • Document implementations, via technical documentation and run-books for the client
  • Providing input and feedback on security architectures
  • Representing Security Platform in the implementation and development of the overall global cloud enterprise architecture
  • Working with different system automation platforms and technologies
  • Going through whiteboarding of architecture and implementation planning 
  • Supporting the implementation and development of cloud security architectures on the Microsoft Azure cloud platform
  • Communicating with clients to understand the requirements and objectives of the project
  • Collaborating with the external as well as internal resources and clients 
  • Making a team with the security staff in order to develop new security designs and strategies

6. Do you have any preparation guidance for the AZ-500 certification exam?

Yes. We frequently write about certification preparation guides and tips on our blog. Here’s How to Prepare for the Microsoft Azure Exam AZ-500

7. What is the Exam Retake Policy for the Microsoft Azure Certification exam?

  • The candidate needs to wait 24 hours before retaking the exam second time, if fails in the first attempt.
  • The candidate must wait at least 14 days before retaking the exam third time, if he/she fails in the 2nd attempt.
  • The candidate also has to wait at least 14 days before retaking the exam fourth and fifth times.
  • Candidate can take a maximum of 5 retakes in a year. (This 12-month period starts from the day of the fifth unsuccessful exam attempt.)

8. When the Azure certifications expire, do they disappear from my Microsoft transcript as well?

The Azure role-based certification gets lapse in 2 years. Your accreditation will consistently show up on the Microsoft transcript, however, it will be recorded in a different segment from the active certification.

9. Why should I go for Azure Certification?

The top reasons to go for Azure Certifications are:

  • Flexibility and development in Career.
  • High Salary Package.
  • Improves your technical skills on the Azure Cloud platform.
  • Top-paying info-Tech certifications in the world.
  • Adds a credential to your resume. 

10. Apart from mock exams/video courses, is there any further assistance I can get from Whizlabs?

Yes, you will get full support for any query related to the certification while preparing through our mock exams/video courses. Your query will be handled by the certified SME (Subject Matter Expert) & response will be provided in due course.

1. Do you offer a Money-Back Guarantee for Whizlabs training courses?

Yes, we offer a 100% unconditional money-back guarantee for our training courses. If you don’t clear the exam for any reason, you can apply for a full refund. 


Please note that we only refund the amount paid for the Whizlabs training course, not the certification exam cost. For more details, we recommend you to check our Refund Policy

2. Do you provide any discount on the bulk purchase?

Yes, you can avail up to 50% discount on the purchase of more than 10 products at a time. For more details, please feel free to write here. A member of our support staff will respond back as soon as possible.

3. What are the payment gateways you provide?

We accept payments through different gateways like CCAvenue, Stripe, etc.

1. After purchasing the Training Course from Whizlabs, how can I clarify my technical questions?

We have a dedicated team of subject-matter experts (SME) who will answer all of your queries that are submitted through our Learning Management System (LMS) interface. You will receive responses within 24 hours of the submission of the question.

2. What if I have more queries?

If you have any queries related to the Certification exam, Whizlabs training courses, payments, etc. please feel free to contact us. A member of our support staff will respond to you as soon as possible.

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