Introduction to developing with the Power Platform

Dynamics 365
Power Platform
Power Apps

So, you want to be a Power Platform developer! This learning path is the first step in learning about the platform, tools, and the ecosystem of the Power Platform.


  • Basic understanding of the Microsoft Power Platform.
  • Experience in software development against the Microsoft stack and Visual Studio.
  • Experience in administering solutions in Azure is preferred.

Modules in this learning path

The goal of this module is to give a broad-scoped overview of the developer experience as it relates to the Power Platform. It will cover a high-level introduction how the ecosystem is represented, with the intended audience being a software developer with limited experience in working with the Power Platform.

This module will focus on the available developer tools that can help you perform development activities with the Microsoft Power Platform.

This module will focus on the underlying solution architecture from a technical perspective and what extensibility options exist. It will also cover the ever-important element of the Microsoft Power Platform development, which is the decision-making process of determining when to use configuration versus code.