PowerShell in Depth Training

This 4-day instructor-led training takes students from fundamental to advanced topics in PowerShell administration.

Course Overview

This training course addresses key shell techniques, technology, and tacticts for administrators who use PowerShell. The instructor covers various subjects, including:

  • Task automation
  • HTML and XML data management
  • Background jobs and scheduling
  • PowerShell security
  • Packaging and deploying scripts
  • Scripting conventions
  • .NET frameworks in PowerShell scripts


PowerShell in Depth Training

10/05/21 - 10/08/21 (4 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM EST

Tysons Corner, VA
10/12/21 - 10/15/21 (4 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM EST

10/12/21 - 10/15/21 (4 days)

8:30AM - 4:30PM EST

Columbia, MD

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Course Outline

PowerShell Fundamentals

  • PowerShell Introduction
  • Hosts for PowerShell
  • PowerShell help system
  • Syntax
  • PSSnapins and Modules
  • Operators
  • Objects
  • PowerShell pipeline
  • Formatting

PowerShell Management

  • Remoting in PowerShell
  • Background jobs and scheduling
  • Credentials
  • Regular expressions
  • HTML and XML data
  • PSDrives and PSProviders
  • Arrays, variables, hash tables, and scripblocks
  • Security in PowerShell
  • Advanced syntax

PowerShell Scripting Language and Automation

  • Working with the PowerShell scripting language
  • Basic scripts and functions
  • Objects for output
  • Workflows
  • Advanced syntax for scripts and functions
  • Script and manifest modules
  • Formatting views
  • Type extensions
  • Data internalization and language
  • Writing help
  • Error handling
  • Debugging techniques and tools
  • Similar functions to cmdlets
  • Creating reports

Advanced PowerShell

  • Component Object Model (COM)
  • .NET Framework objects
  • Database access
  • Proxy functions
  • Constructing GUIs
  • WMI and CIM
  • Understanding and applying best practices


Who should take this course?

This course is intended for Systems Administrators, Network Administrators, and Security Administrators and Analysts.

What is the recommended experience for this course?

Students should have experience with PowerShell administration.

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