Microsoft 365 Certified: Teams Administrator Associate

Certification details

As a Microsoft Teams administrator, you manage and maintain internal and external collaboration and communication solutions using Teams and Microsoft 365.

You’re responsible for configuring and managing teams, channels, chat, apps, calling, meetings, and events. You manage:

  • Phone numbers and services for Teams Phone.
  • Operational aspects of Teams clients and devices.

You collaborate with owners of other workloads, including:

  • Networking
  • Identity
  • Licensing
  • Information management
  • User adoption

You work with collaboration and communication system engineers to implement advanced Teams Phone and Teams Rooms scenarios. You plan and implement governance, security, and compliance for Teams.

As a candidate for this exam, you should have a working knowledge of Microsoft 365 services, including:

  • Microsoft 365 groups
  • Microsoft SharePoint Online
  • OneDrive
  • Exchange
  • Microsoft Entra ID

You should understand the options for integrating and extending Teams with other apps, including:

  • Microsoft Viva
  • Power Platform
  • Third-party apps
  • Custom apps


The English language version of this certification was updated on October 30, 2023. Review the study guide linked on the Exam MS-700 page for details about recent changes.

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Managing Microsoft Teams

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Microsoft 365 Certified: Teams Administrator Associate

Skills measured

  • Configure and manage a Teams environment
  • Manage teams, channels, chats, and apps
  • Manage meetings and calling
  • Monitor, report on, and troubleshoot Teams

Job role: Administrator

Required exams: MS-700

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  • MS-700: Managing Microsoft Teams

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    This exam measures your ability to accomplish the following technical tasks: configure and manage a Teams environment; manage teams, channels, chats, and apps; manage meetings and calling; and monitor, report on, and troubleshoot Teams.

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