Microsoft Power Platform Fundamentals Beta Exam Now Available
Posted 4 Nov 2019 by Liberty Munson (Microsoft)
Candidates for this exam are users who aspire to improve productivity by automating business processes, analyzing data to produce business insights, and acting more effectively by creating simple app experiences. Can you describe the Power Platform components: Power Apps, Power BI, Microsoft Flow, Common Data Service (CDS), connectors, and AI builder as well as cross-cloud scenarios with representation across Microsoft 365, Dynamics 365, Azure, and third-party services? Can you identify benefits and capabilities of Power Platform as well as the basic functionality and business value Power Platform components? Can you implement simple solutions with Microsoft Flow, Power BI, and AI Builder and create a basic app in a no-code environment?
If so, I have a great opportunity for you to showcase your skills and be recognized for them . . . take and pass this beta exam!
The new Microsoft Certified: Microsoft Power Platform Fundamentals certification has one exam that is currently in beta: PL-900: Microsoft Power Platform Fundamentals.
To receive the 80% discount*, use code PL-900-Hawaii when prompted for payment.
This is NOT a private access code. You can use this code to register for and take the exam on or before December 13, 2019.
*The first 300 people who register can take these exams for an 80% discount! (Why beta exams are no longer free.) The seats are offered on a first-come, first-served basis. You must register for the exam on or before December 13, 2019. Take the exam as soon as possible, so we can leverage your comments, feedback, and exam data in our evaluation of the quality of the questions.
Preparing for Beta Exams
- Review the PL-900 prep guide and practice the skills listed.
- Find classroom and online training from Microsoft Learning Partners.
- Explore free learning paths, courses, and hands-on learning on Microsoft Learn.
- Need other preparation ideas? Check out my blog post on preparing for beta exams.
Taking a beta exam is your chance to have a voice in the questions we include on the exam when it goes live. The rescore process starts on the day that exams go live, and final scores are released approximately 10 days later. For updates on when the rescore is complete, follow me on Twitter (@libertymunson). For questions about the timing of beta exam scoring and live exam release, see the blog posts The Path from Beta Exam to Live Exam and More Tips About Beta Exams.
Remember, the number of spots is limited, so when they're gone, they're gone. You should also be aware that there are some countries where the beta code will not work (including Turkey, Pakistan, India, and China). You will not be able to take the beta exam in those countries.
Also keep in mind that these exams are in beta, which means that you will not be scored immediately. You will receive your final score and passing status after your exam is live.