Microsoft Certified: Power Platform Solution Architect Expert

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If you’re looking to prove your expertise as a Microsoft Power Platform or Microsoft Dynamics 365 solution architect, or if you’re a developer or a senior consultant ready to take the next step to become a solution architect, this expert certification can help you move forward in your career.

As a candidate for the Power Platform Solution Architect Expert certification, you’re a solution architect who:

  • Leads successful implementations.
  • Focuses on how solutions address the broader business and technical needs of organizations.

This role requires you to have the ability to identify opportunities to solve business problems.

You should have functional and technical knowledge of:

  • Microsoft Power Platform
  • Dynamics 365 customer engagement apps
  • Related Microsoft cloud solutions
  • Other third-party technologies

You apply knowledge and experience throughout an engagement. You perform proactive and preventative work to:

  • Increase the value of the customer’s investment.
  • Promote organizational health.

If you need additional experience before you try for this certification, here are some suggestions:

  • Work as (or shadow) a solution architect on Power Platform projects.
  • Sign up for an instructor-led training course.
  • Explore available learning paths on Microsoft Learn.


The English language version of this certification was updated on September 26, 2023. Review the study guide linked on the Exam PL-600 page for details about recent changes.

Skills measured

  • Perform solution envisioning and requirement analyses
  • Architect a solution
  • Implement the solution

Job role: Developer, Functional Consultant, Solution Architect

Prerequisites: 2 certifications

Required exams: PL-600

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Certification exams

  • PL-600: Microsoft Power Platform Solution Architect

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    This exam measures your ability to accomplish the following technical tasks: perform solution envisioning and requirement analyses; architect a solution; and implement the solution.

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