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Here's the Firebrand Training review section. Since 2001 we've trained exactly 64,254 students and asked them all to review our Accelerated Learning. Currently, 96.52% have said Firebrand exceeded their expectations:
The material is perfect and the staff are all very helpful and supportive."
R.D, Robert Davis. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (17/10/2016 to 22/10/2016)
"Long days, and nights, but very much worth it. Great facilities at Wyboston Lakes and very good staff."
M.C. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (17/10/2016 to 22/10/2016)
"Great training, learned a lot as there is so much material. Our Instructor was great and had so much knowledge. Loved his teaching methods and approach, and there was never any pressure to take the test unless we were ready. He was all about teaching us and also in a way guiding us to make sure we don't rush things. "
R.K. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (17/10/2016 to 22/10/2016)
"This course covered all objectives without a feeling of being rushed through it.
The instructor made the course more enjoyable with a funny and relaxed approach whilst still sharing his wide knowledge on all the topics."
Gareth James, AIRBUS. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (18/4/2016 to 23/4/2016)
"A hard course made enjoyable by the trainer. Course content was delivered well and I learned a lot from the course."
Jonathan Walsh. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (1/2/2016 to 6/2/2016)
"The Trainer made complex Technologies easier to under stand with his explanations and demonstration throughout the course. Everything needed to study was provided for you which made it easy to focus on the course.
The venue and classroom was excellent."
Glenroy Thompson , Online50. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (28/9/2015 to 3/10/2015)
"Training is good but very hard."
Mohammad Fareed , Church of England Central Services. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (28/9/2015 to 3/10/2015)
"A lot of knowledge to get. I would say that the 90% success rate is not true for the MSCX I have visited. But Firebrand offer a great deal by making you able to re-take the course for free."
Jerome Wentzel, AMAC Aerospace Switzerland. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (20/7/2015 to 25/7/2015)
"Teachers, support and environment are excellent. However if you are going on an intensive course, ensure you ignore the advice of the salespeople and attain as much knowledge beforehand as possible!"
Daniel Fadil. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (20/7/2015 to 25/7/2015)
"The course was well formatted to align with the exams. Labs and course material was very good."
Kalpesh Bharadwa. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (20/7/2015 to 25/7/2015)
"The instructor was very knowledgeable and passionate about the subject. It did make a big different for such an intense and condensed course."
Kalpesh Bharadwa, Annodata Ltd. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (20/7/2015 to 25/7/2015)
"I attended Firebrand Training Center in Wyboston Lakes twice and on both occasions found the experience very rewarding. The environment is very conducive to concentrating on the material and learning the course. The hours are long and the material is covered quickly so you need a basic understanding of the topic beforehand. The labs are very good for putting into practice what you have learned. I would of liked a bit more time at night for self study and go over any areas I wasnt sure about. Overall the experience was good and the instructor really knows the material. "
Mark Kivlehan, Creditfix. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (27/4/2015 to 2/5/2015)
"The full immersion method works! Great training and content delivery."
A.C. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (27/4/2015 to 2/5/2015)
"The course was excellent. Would definately book another course through Firebrand. "
Anonymous - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (16/2/2015 to 21/2/2015)
"This was my first time at Firebrand. I would say it was a refreshing experience. From the serene environment at Wyboston to the very experienced tutor, also the guys at the front desk were very helpful with logistics and finding my way from the airport.
In all, it was a nice time getting updated and bouncing off ideas with colleagues, looking forward to my next visit"
Okwy Madu. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (22/9/2014 to 27/9/2014)
"Excellent facilities and training environment. Students should be encouraged to speak to instructors 3 weeks before course to get more benefit.
Really enjoyed course as always. Staff are always extremely helpful and patient. Extremely welcoming and accommodating."
Simon Fenwich, Staysure Travel Insurance. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (22/9/2014 to 27/9/2014)
"Accelerated learning isn't for the faint hearted. You have to work hard, but the trainers, staff and facilities all make it work. There were plenty of late nights of studying but I got my exams done and I'm certified. Job done!"
B.W. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (22/9/2014 to 27/9/2014)
"1st time experience with the Firebrand style of boot camp training in a worry free environment.
Courses are intense and the days are long but it has achieved the results that myself and my company were hoping to achieve.
Now I can go home and relax!"
David Hulmes, Montal Computer Services Ltd. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (22/9/2014 to 27/9/2014)
"After Completing the MCSA course, carried on to take the MCSE.. and learnt so much about Windows 2012.
It was a greet place to go to learn more about Windows 2012, in a short time would advise a good understanding of certificates or have read up on the use of them first... it helps
David Wheeler, Amazing IT Ltd. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (31/3/2014 to 5/4/2014)
"Breakneck speed, but not bank breaking cost. If you can handle the pace, then Firebrand is for you.
The instructors are well versed in the discipline of accelerated learning and in the material for the course.
The Wyboston staff, both Firebrand and the Wyboston restaurant/hotel staff are all great.
Good training, good food, good accommodation, good night!"
Steve Ewin. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (31/3/2014 to 5/4/2014)
"Again, Firebrand delivers an excellent and condensed course that gets you up to speed with the product in the shortest time possible without leaving anything out!
Craig Boydell, First Quantum Minerals. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (7/10/2013 to 12/10/2013)
Excellent Learning Environment."
Anonymous - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (23/9/2013 to 28/9/2013)
"It is the perfect location to do long dedicated training Days."
Christian Jensen , Jansson Kommunikation. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (23/9/2013 to 28/9/2013)
"This is the 4th course I have attended with Firebrand. As with all of the other courses, I have been impressed by the facilities and the instructor. Everything really is in place to help you learn a subject matter in a short time.
All you need to bring along is the commitment to put in a lot of hard work. These accelerated learning courses really do work, but are not for the faint hearted. Be prepared to burn the candle at both ends if you want to get the best out the course. The instructor as ever was very knowledgeable and was always available to assist with specific questions or problems. I thoroughly recommend Firebrand to any one who wants to get the most out of their valuable time and is willing to put in the hard work."
William Campbell. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (10/6/2013 to 15/6/2013)
"Hard work but worth it, now MCSE,SI."
Robert Brown, RLB Technolgy Computing Limite. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (10/6/2013 to 15/6/2013)
"The Trainer was very thorough, and engaged the whole class, 10/10.
Jason Clark, Proximex. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (10/6/2013 to 15/6/2013)
"Excellent Track again.
Very supportive in all areas"
Richard Phillips, LSI Architects. - Microsoft MCSE: Server Infrastructure (6 days) (10/6/2013 to 15/6/2013)
"Great course with a brilliant course teacher. The instructor managed to dumb down complex concepts and made an interactive educative environment."
Mohammad B, CRMCS Consultancy. - Microsoft Specialist: Programming in C# (4 days) (3/7/2017 to 6/7/2017)
"The training is very good. It is not passive, so you have to work hard, but you get all the key information you need to build upon - with your own reading and revision adding the extra insight needed for the exam. My expectation before the course was that I might pass one of the three exams, but I soon realised that if I was prepared to work in the evenings as the instructor encouraged us all to, then I could get through them all (so far Ive passed 2 with one more this afternoon!). It was up to me now. Having passed an MCP in server 2003 through self-study - which took nearly 12 months - I was very impressed with how much you can learn when able to get the answers you need from a subject matter expert and how quickly you can get through a single exam - a matter of a few days. The labs were also very useful for getting hands-on experience and testing out what you had learned during the day. In terms of the accommodation and food, it was excellent - a small issue with my shower was fixed within hours and the staff are all friendly and very professional. You get a very good choice of food and if you prefer a low carb diet like myself then thats no problem. If you prefer to relax in the evening then there is a decent bar where you can take some time out with your new friends. "
Ben Kane, Euro Recycling. - Microsoft MCSA: Windows Server 2016 (11 days) (24/6/2017 to 4/7/2017)
"Excellent learning environment, knowledgeable staff. Well paced course syllabus."
Matthew Ottley, Manuli Hydraulics UK Ltd. - Microsoft MCSA: Windows Server 2016 (11 days) (24/6/2017 to 4/7/2017)
"5th Course at firebrand, and as always a great experience.
Trainers are friendly and willing to answer most any questions you may have, even if they have to get back to you later 10/10"
Ethan ODonnell. - Microsoft Windows Server 2016 - Networking (3 days) (28/6/2017 to 30/6/2017)
"Very happy with the course and cannot wait to come back for mtadev in a couple of months.
Definitely enjoy server work."
Jamie H., Watchfinder&co. - Microsoft MCSA: Windows Server 2016 (11 days) (24/6/2017 to 4/7/2017)
"Have been to Firebrand several times and the training is of a high standard. Great way to get qualified in a short time."
Richard Smith, Redcare (5G Communications). - Microsoft MCSA: Windows Server 2012 R2 (9 days) (13/5/2017 to 21/5/2017)
"If you are prepared to attend an intense training course, Firebrand is for you. After 3 days of training, I gained a huge amount of knowledge.
Just be ready to learn! And take your skills to the next level."
Mark Cunningham, Capgemini. - Microsoft Specialist: Dynamics CRM 2016 Customisation and Configuration (4 days) (16/5/2017 to 19/5/2017)
"Firebrand provides great training with brilliant instructors. The course was enjoyable and the resources I had access to were fantastic"
Azimuth Jenkins, Capgemini. - Microsoft Specialist: Dynamics CRM 2016 Customisation and Configuration (4 days) (16/5/2017 to 19/5/2017)
"Very professional, interesting, comprehensive training! "
Michal Jarosinski, UTILITA.ENERGY. - Microsoft MTA Networking, Security & Windows Server Administration (6 days) (8/5/2017 to 13/5/2017)
"Highly engaging trainer! Found the MCSA Server 2012 course to be intense but it was helped along the way with the unique and fun way that the trainer took with his approach to it. Hes very, very knowledgeable in the subject which is helped with live notes to take a way (a first for me!) and provided time to carry out labs to test out what is learnt in theory."
The Vinh Hoang, Agent Provocateur Ltd. - Microsoft MCSA: Windows Server 2012 R2 (9 days) (1/4/2017 to 9/4/2017)
"Really impressed with the training and the on-site facilities. Its been a great experience. "
Matt Hill, Coeo Ltd. - Microsoft Azure Academy: Data Lake & Data Factory (2 days) (30/3/2017 to 31/3/2017)
"Good experience at the course. Great introduction and working experience with Data Lakes and Data Factory.
The instructor was very patient and clear."
Terry Choo, eBECS. - Microsoft Azure Academy: Data Lake & Data Factory (2 days) (30/3/2017 to 31/3/2017)
"The training is very intensive, but everything is taken care of and thought about. The instructor was immensely knowledgeable and had huge amounts of experience. The facility is excellent too."
Matt Bridgeworth, Softcat plc. - Microsoft Specialist: Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions (2 days) (29/3/2017 to 30/3/2017)
"Firebrand delivers a complete studying experience that is geared towards results. Tutors and support staff are excellent with incredible knowledge and outstanding customer service. The immersive format is absolutely critical to the success of the training approach and delivers results time after time.
If you want your organisation and your staff to develop and succeed then Firebrand is the training partner that you need. Completely committed to delivering the results that you deserve.
Paul OSullivan, CSC. - Microsoft MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure (Azure) (9 days) (13/3/2017 to 21/3/2017)
"Very useful, very intense, Plenty of information to take in but it was all useful and will be practical for when i take it back to work.
Only positives to say really."
Aman Kumar, DMS. - Microsoft MTA Database Fundamentals (2 days) (20/3/2017 to 21/3/2017)
"We had Phil Anderson, a very nice and intelligent man.
He had to put through a lot of information. I did not take the exam at the end of the week, because I am a person who needs more time to process information. The course was structured and well done by Phil. I would recommend him as a trainer. Teacher gets a 9. The facilities of the training were good. Everything was prepared before the training, so it had an easy start.
Danny van Oijen, Havenziekenhuis. - Microsoft MCSA: Windows 10 (6 days) (13/3/2017 to 18/3/2017)
"Very hard work, but it gets you through the course. My brain is so full!"
Chris Fitz-Avon. - Microsoft Developing ASP.NET MVC Web 4 Applications (3 days) (14/3/2017 to 16/3/2017)
"I would recommend Firebrand to anyone who wants to get qualified quickly in a fast learning environment. The days are tough but rewarding as well."
Nick Margerum, React CP. - Microsoft Specialist: Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions (3 days) (13/3/2017 to 15/3/2017)
"Excellent training. For anyone planning to take certification it's helpful and intensive. This training helped me understand the new features of the software and how to use those for performance improvement of our data model."
Brinda Jana, British Red Cross. - Microsoft MCSA: SQL Server 2016 - Business Intelligence Development (5 days) (6/3/2017 to 10/3/2017)
"Great delivery and having the freedom to learn key areas critical to my job made this course fantastic. The fact that I had a VM remotely accessible from my hotel room was a big help, allowing me to mess around with settings.
Paul Robertshaw. - Microsoft MCSA: Windows Server 2012 R2 & MCSE: Server Infrastructure (15 days) (25/2/2017 to 11/3/2017)
"A very informative course, ideal for any server administrator. Covered many areas that my personal studying and experience hadnt reached."
PhIllip Edwards, Telis LTD. - Microsoft MCSA: Windows Server 2012 R2 (9 days) (25/2/2017 to 5/3/2017)
"I love coming to do my training down at Firebrand, this is the 5th time I have been down here and I have always gained lots of experience from the courses. "
N.M. - Microsoft MCSA: Windows Server 2012 R2 (9 days) (25/2/2017 to 5/3/2017)
"Having little knowledge before attendance im leaving with much more confidence and understanding."
P.R. - Microsoft MCSA: Windows Server 2012 R2 (9 days) (25/2/2017 to 5/3/2017)
Get the MCSE: Server Infrastructure certification. And the skills and knowledge to plan, design and deploy a Windows Server 2012, highly-virtualized infrastructure. Learn Active Directory, storage, security and networking services with this accelerated six day course. This is 40% faster than traditional training.
You'll also learn how to plan, configure and implement Windows Server 2012 services, such as:
Other accelerated training providers rely heavily on lecture and independent self-testing and study.
Effective technical instruction must be highly varied and interactive to keep attention levels high, promote camaraderie and teamwork between the students and instructor, and solidify knowledge through hands-on learning.
This information has been provided as a helpful tool for candidates considering training. Courses that include certification come with a certification guarantee. Pass first time or train again for free (just pay for accommodation and exams on your return). We do not make any guarantees about personal successes or benefits of obtaining certification. Benefits of certification determined through studies do not guarantee any particular personal successes.
You'll sit the following exams, needed to get your MCSE: Server Infrastructure certification:
Firebrand Training offers top-quality technical education and certification training in an all-inclusive course package specifically designed for the needs and ease of our students. We attend to every detail so our students can focus solely on their studies and certification goals.
Our instructors teach to accommodate every student's learning needs through individualised instruction, hands-on labs, lab partner and group exercises, independent study, self-testing, and question/answer drills.
Firebrand Training has dedicated, well-equipped educational facilities where you will attend instruction and labs and have access to comfortable study and lounging rooms. Our students consistently say our facilities are second-to-none.
Should a student complete a Firebrand Training Program without having successfully passed all vendor examinations, the student may re-attend that program for a period of one year. Students will only be responsible for accommodations and vendor exam fees.
Before attending this course, you must have:
To receive the MCSE: Server Infrastructure certification, you must have gained the MCSA: Windows Server 2012 certification.
Don’t worry - we’ll discuss your technical background, experience and qualifications to determine whether this accelerated course suits you.
Just call us on +971 4 3199019 and speak to one of our enrolment consultants.
Firebrand is an immersive environment and requires commitment. Some prerequisites are simply guidelines; you may find your unique experience, attitude and determination enables you to succeed on your accelerated course.