Candidates for this exam perform discovery, capture requirements, engage subject matter experts and stakeholders, and configure Microsoft Power Platform solutions and apps. They create application enhancements, tailored user experiences, process automation, and reporting.
Candidates implement the design provided by and in collaboration with a solution architect and the standards, branding, and artifacts established by user experience designers. They implement the integration points to connect to third-party applications and services. They generate training documentation and facilitate training and enablement.
Candidates must interface and effectively communicate with members of a delivery team, stakeholders, and customer teams while championing for their success. Candidates must have an understanding of Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) practices for Power Platform and quality assurance.
Candidates should be familiar with using Power Platform components to work with Microsoft Teams, Excel, and Word. Candidates should have proficiency in data modeling, user experience design, requirements analysis, and process analysis. Candidates should have two years' experience.
You may be eligible for ACE college credit if you pass this certification exam. See ACE college credit for certification exams for details.
The English language version of this exam was updated on March 28, 2023. Review the study guide linked in the “Tip” box for details about the latest changes. If a localized version of this exam is available, it will be updated approximately eight weeks after this date. While Microsoft makes every effort to update localized versions as noted, there may be times when the localized versions of this exam are not updated on this schedule.
Passing score: 700. Learn more about exam scores.
Part of the requirements for: Microsoft Certified: Power Platform Functional Consultant Associate
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- The English language version of this exam was updated on March 28, 2023. Review the study guide in the preceding “Tip” box for details about the skills measured and latest changes.
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- Define an environment strategy (10–15%)
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As a functional consultant, use this certification to market yourself more effectively for projects and other engagements. The Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant Associate certification lets organizations know that—with no code or low code—you can build solutions that would normally require developer expertise.
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