Microsoft Certified: Power Automate RPA Developer Associate

Demonstrate how to improve and automate workflows with Microsoft Power Automate RPA developer.

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As a candidate for this certification, you automate Windows-based, browser-based, and terminal-based applications that are time-consuming or contain repetitive processes. You use a mix of automation approaches like:

  • UI
  • API
  • Database

You analyze, design, and implement automations by using Power Automate desktop flows and cloud flows. As a robotic process automation (RPA) developer, you use actions for logic and work with:

  • Data
  • Applications
  • Services

You work with business stakeholders to optimize business workflows. You partner with administrators to deploy and support solutions in other environments.

Additionally, as a candidate, you should have experience with:

  • The Windows desktop environment
  • Scripting languages such as VBScript and JavaScript
  • .NET Framework for use in custom actions
  • Microsoft Dataverse

Skills measured

  • Design automations
  • Develop automations
  • Deploy and manage automations

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You will have 100 minutes to complete this assessment.

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This exam will be proctored, and is not open book. You may have interactive components to complete as part of this exam. To learn more about exam duration and experience, visit: Exam duration and exam experience.

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