Microsoft Certified: Power Automate RPA Developer Associate

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If you’re a developer with a keen interest in providing automated solutions for your organization, this certification could be a great fit for you. You know how to automate Windows-based, browser-based, and terminal-based applications time-consuming and repetitive processes by using a mix of approaches like UI, API, and database automations.

You analyze and design processes for automation and implement automations using Power Automate for desktop and Power Automate cloud flows. You use actions for logic and to work with data, applications, and services.

Working with business stakeholders, you help to optimize business workflows. And you collaborate with administrators to deploy solutions to other environments and to support solutions.

You should have experience with the Windows desktop environment, scripting languages, Power Automate cloud and desktop flows, AI Builder, Process Advisor, and Microsoft Dataverse.

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The English language version of this certification was updated on June 27, 2023. Review the study guide linked on the Exam PL-500 page for details about recent changes.

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Microsoft Certified: Power Automate RPA Developer Associate

Skills measured

  • Design automations
  • Develop automations
  • Deploy and manage automations

Job role: Developer

Required exams: PL-500

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