Partner Enablement - Key Training and News
I wanted to highlight some key training resources‚ news and events to help you navigate and be aware of the latest available content for our Canadian partners.
Administering SQL Database on Microsoft Azure
This course covers Azure's different database offerings and how to evaluate the best option based on the workload requirements. We will also learn how to implement database security, administration, monitoring, and automation of backups, along with disaster recovery and high availability. Register and join us on December 7 - 10, 2020,
Azure Canada Industry Briefing for Partners Series: Utilities
Click here to register and join the Azure Utilities Industry Update on December 9, 2020 to deep dive on insights in the Canadian utilities landscape. Discover current digital transformation scenarios in utility industry, and how the industry is reimagining utility services for the digital era.
Introduction to Azure Synapse Analytics
Join us on December 14-18, 2020 for this online course which will introduce the key features and capabilities of Azure Synapse Analytics, including Azure Synapse studio that provides a unified workspace for data prep, data management, data warehousing, big data, and services tiers: Register here.
Cashing in on Retail Holidays: Unveiling New Microsoft ISV Partners
Join us on December 16, 2020 for an exciting Microsoft Azure+AI ISV partner event where you can learn from the latest and most innovative ISVs and start-ups on how to win during the 2020 holiday season and beyond. Register here
Winter 2020-21 | Microsoft Security Engineering Technical Webinars
We will be sharing what we’ve learned through our decades of experience implementing and continuously improving security-aware software development, operational management, and threat-mitigation practices that are essential to the strong protection of services and data. Register and join us on November 17, – January 21, 2021.
Microsoft Azure Virtual Training Days
Learn about the power of Microsoft Azure. Get ready to take on your next transformation challenge with a free one-day event. Register here
Data and AI Fundamentals Online Training for Partners
To get started with Data and AI in Azure, you need to learn the fundamentals of cloud data services and AI. Join our instructor-led virtual training to learn about foundational knowledge required to implement and use Azure Data and AI services. After completing this free training, you’ll be eligible to receive an exam voucher for the Microsoft Azure AI Fundamentals (AI-900) or Azure Data Fundamentals (DP-900) certification.
Power Platform Partner Series
Power Platform’s momentum continues to accelerate, and hundreds of partners have already added it to their portfolio. To further support this - we are bringing a whole new set of webinars to help you understand the path to profitability! Click here to Join us from November 2020 – June 2021.
Implementing Microsoft Power Platform (PL-200)
The course goes over an in-depth discussion on how to create business process flows in Power Automate, create button flows, and how to get started with creating bots with Power Virtual Agents, Lastly, the course explores how to integrate all of these features together. Register here and join us on December 7 – 10, 2020.
Implementing Dynamics 365 Customer Insights
Join us on December 7 – 17, 2020 for this Customer Insights training which provides functional consultants, business analysts, or those in equivalent roles with enterprise resource planning (ERP) experience to learn and develop the skills needed to successfully implement a Customer Insights solution.
Developing Power Platform Solutions (PL-400)
In this course coming up on December 14 – 18, 2020, you will build on your existing knowledge of the Power Platform, Microsoft stack and standard development tools and practices. you can leverage the learnings from this course towards preparing for exam PL-400: Microsoft Power Platform Developer. Register here
Dynamics 365 Human Resources app for Microsoft Teams (DYN890PAL)
We recently announced our Dynamics 365 Human Resources app for Microsoft Teams. In this webinar, we will dive deeper into the set-up process and an end to end demonstration of the application capabilities as well as our vision for the Teams app. Register here and join us on January 27, 2021.
Designing and creating apps with Microsoft Power Platform (PL-100)
This on-demand Designing and Creating Apps with Microsoft Power Platform course offers an opportunity to learn how to build solutions to simplify and automate tasks using Maker tools provided by Microsoft Power Platform, specifically maximize the value to data assets using Microsoft Power BI.. Click here to register
Modern Work & Security
Managing Microsoft 365 Identity, Apps and Services (MS-100)
Register here and join us on December 7 – 11, 2020 to learn about the central elements of Microsoft 365 enterprise administration – Microsoft 365 tenant and service management, Office 365 management, and Microsoft 365 identity management.
Microsoft Teams Meetings, Calling, and Devices Bootcamp: Second Edition
Click here to register and attend the second edition of the Microsoft Teams Meetings, Calling, and Devices Bootcamp coming up on December 7 – 10, 2020. The Bootcamp is designed for those who participated in the first Microsoft Teams Virtual Calling and Meetings Bootcamp and is a great opportunity for those who are new to building a practice or simply want to learn more about Microsoft Teams.
Administering Microsoft 365 Security (MS-500)
Join us to learn how to secure user access to your organization’s resources, user password protection using multi-factor authentication, enable Azure Identity Protection, setup and use Azure AD Connect & conditional access in Microsoft 365. You will learn about Microsoft Defender solutions for Azure, Office 365 and endpoints. Available on demand, Click here to register.
Building Applications and Solutions with Microsoft 365 (MS-600)
In this course, you will learn how to implement Microsoft identity platform including its different elements and features. We will discuss how to use Microsoft Graph to optimize data usage, network traffic and to access user data and files. Available on demand, click here to register.
Administering a Modern Messaging Infrastructure
In this on demand online course, you will learn about the key elements of Microsoft 365 messaging administration, including message transport and mail flow, messaging security, hygiene, and compliance, messaging infrastructure, and hybrid messaging. Register here.
News and Special offers
Virtual Training Series
Participate in interactive, regionally delivered webinars that are designed to prepare your team for Microsoft certifications. Click here.
Partner end-to-end enablement journey
Join us to assess your organization's cloud capability or hone your team's technical skills. We offer an end-to-end business and technical enablement journey curated to help you meet your unique business objectives and better serve your customers.
Exam Voucher Support Program for MS Partners only!
Exam vouchers with a 50% discount may be available to end user that are valid for strategic/role-based exams only. Please send the request to email@example.com , allocations of the exam vouchers are made as per availability.
Microsoft has a robust certifications program that outlines the different certification paths available for partners to accelerate their cloud journey. Follow along with our latest and greatest certification updates Here.
o Passing one or more Exam leads to a Certification. Please check https://aka.ms/traincertposter for details of exams required for each of the certifications
Microsoft Practice Development Playbooks
To help partners grow their profitability and businesses, Microsoft has invested in developing thorough partner development playbooks. They can be seen here.
Visit the partner events calendar to stay up to date with the latest Partner training available for you.