Advanced Automated Administration with Windows PowerShell

“Staying ahead of the technological curve, this Microsoft course is due to retire on 30/12/2021 – Contact Us to discuss the new replacement course”

General Description

This is a three-day course that will teach students how to automate administrative tasks using Windows PowerShell 5.1. Students will learn core scripting skills such as creating advanced functions, writing controller scripts, and handling script errors. Students will learn how to works with Windows PowerShell Workflow, the REST API and XML and JSON formatted data files, students will also learn how to use new administration tools such as Desired State Configuration (DSC) and Just Enough Administration (JEA) to configure and secure servers.


After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • create advanced functions
  • use Cmdlets and Microsoft .NET Framework in Windows PowerShell
  • write controller scripts
  • handle script errors
  • use XML, JSON, and custom formatted data
  • enhance server management with Desired State Configuration and Just Enough Administration.
  • analyze and debug scripts
  • understand Windows PowerShell Workflow.

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Onsite training?

If you need training for three or more people, ask us about training at your site. You can enjoy the convenience of reduced travel cost and time, as well as a familiar environment for your staff. Additionally, we can customise the course for your business needs.


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Course Info


  • Virtual Classroom AEDT
  • 13/12/2021 - 15/12/2021

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