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    Get Microsoft certified on Fundamentals (Azure, AI, Data, Security, CRM, ERP & 365) this summer
    Posted: Wed, 17 Apr 2024 09:28:16 BST

    Get Microsoft certified on Fundamentals (Azure, AI, Data, Security, CRM, ERP & 365) this summer

    The Department of Computer Science are working with the Flexible Learning Programme to pilot the introduction of Microsoft Fundamentals Certifications for University of Manchester students.

    These certifications will enhance your CV and LinkedIn profile with a signed digital badge, shown here. Gaining these certifications typically involves 18-24 hours of study and normally cost $99 to take, but are free to University of Manchester students as part of this pilot project. Get hired, stay ahead, be productive, and receive the recognition you deserve with Microsoft Certified: Fundamentals. These highly marketable, industry-respected certifications offer foundational training and exams that provide a practical, high-level overview of Microsoft technology and validate your existing knowledge. The University is currently offering eight different certifications for you to choose from:

    1. Microsoft Azure Fundamentals: AZ-900
    2. Microsoft 365 Fundamentals: MS-900
    3. Microsoft Azure AI Fundamentals: AI-900
    4. Microsoft Azure Data Fundamentals: DP-900
    5. Microsoft Power Platform Fundamentals: PL-900
    6. Microsoft Dynamics 365 Fundamentals Customer Relationship Management (CRM): MB-910
    7. Microsoft Dynamics 365 Fundamentals Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP): MB-920
    8. Microsoft Security, Compliance, and Identity Fundamentals: SC-900

    What support is available to help you prepare for the Certification assessment?

    In addition to the free learning materials you can access via learn.microsoft.com, the University have bought access to an extra learning package to support you. This includes video training, quizzes and practice tests you can take up to 100 times. If you choose any of these certifications, we will give you access to these extra resources, see details below.

    Interested: What do you need to do now? To gain these certifications you would need to be able to:

    • Commit to 18-24 hours of online study time per certification between now and July
    • Attend one in person 50 minute exam per certification in Manchester in July
    • Let Duncan know which certifications you are interested in taking over the summer by filling in this form by 5pm on Friday 3rd May: forms.office.com/e/js3p9gjuAQ

    Any other questions or comments, let me know via the comment section of the form.

    gravatar Duncan Hull
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