Developing Microsoft Azure and Web Services

  • Learn how to design & develop services that can access local & remote data through various sources
  • Prepare for the certification with practice exam questions
  • Study at your own pace, when it suits you

This Skillsoft course will train you in everything you need to know to pass the exam for the Developing Microsoft Azure and Web Services certification. You'll need to sit this exam separately.

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Price: $1,700 AUD

At a glance

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Globally recognised





Course length
7 weeks
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Study from anywhere, when it suits you best and graduate with the identical qualification as an on-campus student.


Study part of the course online. Combine your online learning with classes or practical sessions on-campus at a college or university.


Attend classes on-campus at a university, TAFE or college and interact face-to-face with teachers and fellow students.

MCP exam 70-487 (by external provider)
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In order to successfully complete the course it's recommended you have previous experience with C# programming, working with concepts such as Lambda expressions, LINQ, and other anonymous types. It is also recommended you have an understanding the concepts of n-tier applications, as well as experience with querying and manipulating data with ADO.NET. A knowledge of XML data structures is also advised.

What you'll learn

You'll gain skills in:

  • Creating web API and WCF services
  • Preparing and packagin applications for deployment
  • Managing data and working with local data access technologies

Course structure

8 units

  • Working with local data access technologies
  • Querying and manipulating data with the entity framework
  • Creating and consuming WCF web services
  • WCF instancing and concurrency and WCF data services
  • Creating and consuming web API services
  • Data access and services with Microsoft Azure
  • Preparing and packaging applications for deployment
  • Web application and services deployment

Support and delivery

Skillsoft & SEEK Learning partnership

SEEK Learning provides training from Skillsoft, the premier global provider of IT e-learning courseware.

Skillsoft does not generally offer courses directly to individuals, but our partnership enables us to exclusively offer Microsoft training directly to you.


Certification is awarded by Microsoft and is globally recognised. 

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  • Receive access to the course by email
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Price: $1,700 AUD