Applied Skills

Train and deploy a machine learning model with Azure Machine Learning

Validate your technical skills and open doors to new possibilities of advancement with Microsoft Applied Skills.


Demonstrate your ability to train and deploy machine learning models with Azure Machine Learning.

As a candidate for this credential, you should:

  • Be familiar with Azure services.
  • Have experience with Azure Machine Learning and MLflow.
  • Have experience performing tasks related to machine learning by using Python.

Tasks performed

  • Set up a development environment in Azure Machine Learning
  • Prepare data for model training
  • Create and configure a model training script as a command job
  • Manage artifacts by using MLflow
  • Deploy a model for real-time consumption

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This assessment will use an interactive lab to evaluate your performance. It will take a few minutes to load the lab, and you may do other activities while it loads. After you launch the lab, you will need to wait 72 hours to launch it again. Your mouse movements and text entered during the lab will be recorded for quality purposes. Learn more

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Applied Skills Resources

Study guide for Applied Skills

This study guide provides a summary of the topics covered in the assessment lab, along with additional resources to help you prepare.

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