AZ-2001: Implement security through a pipeline using Azure DevOps 

Learn how to implement security through a pipeline using Azure DevOps with this 1-day course. 

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Course Description

In this course, learners explore how to configure and secure Azure Pipelines. They learn how to configure a project and repository structure, configure secure access to pipeline resources, configure and validate permissions, extend a pipeline, configure pipelines to use variables and parameters securely, and manage identity for projects, pipelines, and agents.

Learners who take this course can build the skills they need to take the “Implement security through a pipeline using Azure DevOps” skills-based assessment. Those who pass the assessment, by demonstrating the ability to implement secure Azure Pipelines, earn the related Applied Skills credential.

Audience Profile

This course is intended for:

  • Learners who want to gain this skill set.
  • Those who want to earn the “Implement security through a pipeline using Azure DevOps” Applied Skills credential.
  • Learners who are looking to bridge fundamental skills and intermediate level skills.
  • Those whose job requires them to regularly perform Azure DevOps and Azure Pipelines security tasks.
  • Multiple IT roles, including development, infrastructure, and security.
Course Description

About this course


  • Configure a project and repository structure to support secure pipelines
  • Manage identity for projects, pipelines, and agents
  • Configure secure access to pipeline resources
  • Configure and validate permissions
  • Extend a pipeline to use multiple templates
  • Configure secure access to Azure Repos from pipelines
  • Configure pipelines to securely use variables and parameters

Prerequisite knowledge and experience:

  • Your own Azure subscription
  • Basic knowledge of Azure DevOps
  • Basic knowledge of security concepts, like identities and permissions
  • Experience using the Azure portal to create resources, like Azure Key Vault, and to set permissions

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