Microsoft Certified: Dynamics 365 Business Central Functional Consultant Associate

As a candidate for this certification, you implement and configure Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central. This includes setting up core functionality and modules and migrating data to Business Central.

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Candidates for this certification are functional consultants who implement core application setup processes for small and medium businesses. They configure the application in collaboration with the implementation team to provide the business with manageability and ease of use.

Candidates implement and configure Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central including setting up core functionality and modules and migrating data to Business Central. They have applied knowledge of meeting business needs by specializing in one or more feature sets of Business Central.

Candidates may configure role centers including adapting insights, cues, action tiles, reports, and charts. This includes a basic understanding of financial management, sales, purchasing, and inventory. They also understand how Business Central connects to Microsoft 365, Power Platform, and Dynamics 365.

If you need more experience before you try to earn this certification, here are some suggestions:

  • Work as a Business Central functional consultant on one or more projects.
  • Contribute to a Business Central consulting project, or help deliver a Business Central implementation.
  • Find a mentor.
  • Take available learning paths on Microsoft Learn, and complete more hands-on practice.
  • Sign up for an instructor-led training course.
  • Join the community of experts and peers at community.dynamics.com.
  • Read the Discover your career path blog to learn more.


The English language version of this certification will be updated on March 25, 2024. Review the study guide linked on the Exam MB-800 page for details about upcoming changes.


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Skills measured

  • Set up Business Central
  • Configure financials
  • Configure sales and purchasing
  • Perform Business Central operations

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You will have 100 minutes to complete this assessment.

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