SC-400: Implement Information Protection in Microsoft 365

Information Protection and Compliance Administrator
Risk Practitioner
Microsoft Purview

Organizations require information protection solutions to protect their data against theft and accidental loss. Learn how to protect your sensitive information. This learning path aligns with exam SC-400: Microsoft Information Protection Administrator.


  • Foundational knowledge of Microsoft security and compliance technologies
  • Basic knowledge of information protection concepts

Modules in this learning path

Learn how Microsoft 365 information protection and data lifecycle management solutions help you protect and govern your data, throughout its lifecycle – wherever it lives, or wherever it travels.

Learn about the information available to help you understand your data landscape and know your data.

Learn how to use sensitive information types to support your information protection strategy.

Learn how Microsoft 365 encrypts data-at-rest and in-transit, securely manages encryption keys, and provides key management options to customers to meet their business needs and compliance obligations.

Learn about the different encryption methods Microsoft Purview provides to protect messages.

Microsoft Purview sensitivity labels enable you to classify and protect sensitive data throughout your organization, including in the cloud and on devices. This module covers how to classify and protect sensitive information to ensure its security and compliance.

Learn about how sensitivity labels are used to classify and protect business data while making sure that user productivity and their ability to collaborate aren't hindered.