Create custom roles for Azure resources with role-based access control (RBAC)

Azure Role-based access control

Understand the structure of role definitions for access control. Identify the role properties to use that define your custom role permissions. Create an Azure custom role and assign to a user.

Learning objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Identify role definition structure and properties.
  • Create and manage an Azure custom role for resource access management.


  • Basic knowledge of access management concepts in Azure like Azure role-based access control (RBAC)
  • (Optional) Access to an Azure subscription where you have the User Access Administrator or Owner role for your account