Welcome to ONLC Training Centers

MS-900: Microsoft 365 Fundamentals

Microsoft Gold Partner
Class Dates
(click date for class times)
(click Enroll for locations)

Fee:  $595

Savings options:

 15 Day Pass
 Learning Credits
Need a price quote?

Follow the link to our self-service price quote form to generate an email with a price quote.

Need a class for a group?

We can deliver this class for your group. Follow the link to request more information.

Email Alert

Receive an email when this class is available as "Ready to Run" or "Early Notice" status.

Train from your home or office

If you have high-speed internet and a computer you can likely take this class from your home or office.

MS-900: Microsoft 365 Fundamentals Course Outline

This course provides foundational knowledge on the considerations and benefits of adopting cloud services and the Software as a Service (SaaS) cloud model, with a specific focus on Microsoft 365 cloud service offerings. You will begin by learning about cloud fundamentals, including an overview of cloud computing and specifically Microsoft cloud services. You will be introduced to Microsoft Azure, and you will examine the differences between Microsoft 365 and Office 365. You will then perform an in-depth review of Microsoft 365, including a comparison of Microsoft on-premises services versus Microsoft 365 cloud services, a review of enterprise mobility in Microsoft 365, and an analysis of how Microsoft 365 services provide collaboration. The course then analyzes how security, compliance, privacy, and trust are handled in Microsoft 365, and it concludes with a review of Microsoft 365 subscriptions, licenses, billing, and support.

*** NOTE: This class also available in On-Demand, eLearning Format ***
Too busy to attend this class during the work day? Consider the Microsoft On-Demand, self-study version of this course. Watch expert lectures and demonstrations, work with hands-on labs, and study at your own pace. For details on this economical alternative format, go to:
Microsoft On-Demand: Microsoft 365 Fundamentals (MS-900)

Audience profile
This course is designed for IT Professionals who aspire to deploy and manage cloud services in their organization, or who are simply looking to acquire foundational knowledge on cloud fundamentals. This includes the considerations and benefits of adopting cloud services in general and the Software as a Service (SaaS) cloud model specifically, with a general focus on Microsoft 365 cloud service offerings.

This course is designed for IT Professionals who aspire to deploy and manage cloud services in their organization. Students should have the following background:
-General IT knowledge or any general experience working in an IT environment
-General (sales level) experience on corresponding Microsoft on-premises products, such as Exchange Server, SharePoint, Office Professional, AD RMS and others
-Experience addressing business/legal/security requirements for IT

At course completion
After completing this course, students will be able to:
Differentiate between the various cloud service models.
Identify the key differences between Microsoft 365 and Office 365.
Plan for migration to Microsoft 365 services.
Identify key differences between Microsoft on-premises services and Microsoft 365 cloud services.
Define enterprise mobility in Microsoft 365.
Identify how Microsoft 365 services support teamwork.
Describe identities, including cloud, on-premises, and hybrid identity.
Describe cloud device management and protection, including the use of Intune.
Describe data protection, including the use of Azure Information Protection.
Describe compliance in general and the compliance features in Microsoft 365.
Describe Microsoft 365 subscriptions, licenses, billing, and support

Course Outline

Module 1: Cloud Concepts
Principles of cloud computing
Microsoft cloud services
Migrating to cloud services
Lab : Cloud Fundamentals
Exercise 1: Determine the appropriate cloud model (paper-based lab)

Module 2: Core Microsoft 365 Services
Microsoft 365 core services
Microsoft on-premise services and cloud services in Microsoft 365
Unified endpoint management in Microsoft 365
Teamwork in Microsoft 365
Lab : Enabling and configuring a Microsoft 365 tenant
Exercise 1: Activating and configuring a Microsoft 365 tenant
Exercise 2: Exploring the Microsoft 365 user and admin portal
Exercise 3: Configuring new user and group accounts

Module 3: Security, Compliance, Privacy and Trust in Microsoft 365
Organizational Security Fundamentals
Security features in Microsoft 365
Identity and Access Management
Device and data protection in Microsoft 365
Compliance in Microsoft 365
Lab : Security in Microsoft 365
Exercise1: Managing users and devices in Azure Active Directory
Exercise2: Evaluate Identity Protection
Exercise3: Explore tools for compliance

Module 4: Microsoft 365 pricing and support
Microsoft 365 Subscriptions, licenses, and billing
Support in Microsoft 365
Lab : Managing subscriptions, licensing and support in M365
Exercise 1: Explore interfaces for billing and subscriptions
Exercise 2: Add trial licenses to the tenant
Exercise 3: Review support options

View outline in Word


Attend hands-on, instructor-led MS-900: Microsoft 365 Fundamentals training classes at ONLC's more than 300 locations. Not near one of our locations? Attend these same live classes from your home/office PC via our Remote Classroom Instruction (RCI) technology.

For additional training options, check out our list of Courses and select the one that's right for you.


Class Format
Class Policies
Student Reviews

Bookmark and Share

First Name

Last Name