Overview

Learn the business value and product capabilities of Microsoft Power Platform. Create simple Power Apps, connect data with Dataverse, build a Power BI Dashboard, automate processes with Power Automate, and build a chatbot with Power Virtual Agents

Audience Profile

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.
Job role: Student
Preparation for exam: PL-900

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Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course

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Delegates will learn how to

  • Describe Microsoft Power Platform components
  • Describe Microsoft Dataverse, Connectors and AI builder
  • Identify the basic functionality and business value Microsoft Power Platform components
  • Implement simple solutions with Power Apps, Power Automate and Power BI
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Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Microsoft Power Platform
Learn about the components of Microsoft Power Platform, ways to connect data, and how organizations can leverage this technology to create business solutions.
Lessons
  • Microsoft Power Platform Overview
  • Module Summary
After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Identify when to use each Microsoft Power Platform component application to create business solution
  • Learn the value of using Microsoft Power Platform to create business solutions
  • Learn the components and features of Microsoft Power Platform
Module 2: Introduction to Microsoft Dataverse
Dataverse allows you to delve into powerful, scalable data solutions in the cloud. Learn what makes Dataverse tick and how it can work with Microsoft Power Platform to create unique and efficient business solutions.
Lessons
  • Microsoft Dataverse Overview
  • Module Summary
Lab : Data Modeling
  • Create a new Tables
  • Import Data
After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Describe the difference between Dataverse and Common Data Model
  • Explain what environments, tables and columns are in Dataverse
Module 3: Get Started with Power Apps
Learn about the value and capabilities of Power Apps, and ways other organizations have leverage this technology to build simple applications for their business.
Lessons
  • Introduction to Power Apps
  • How to build a canvas app
  • How to build a model-driven app
  • Lab : How to build a canvas app
  • Lab : How to build a model-driven app
After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • Learn how organizations digitize their processes using Power Apps
  • See Power Apps in action and learn options for making your first app
  • Learn about what Power Apps is and its business value
Module 4: Get Started with Power Automate
Learn how users can leverage Power Automate to improve business efficiency and productivity.
Lessons
  • Power Automate Overview
  • How to Build an Automated Solution
Lab : How to build an automated solution
  • After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • See how Power Automate works and looks from the user's perspective
  • Build a simple flow
  • Learn the business value and features of Power Automate
Module 5: Get Started with Power BI
Learn how organizations can use Power BI to easily clean, display, and understand data to ensure better informed decisions.
Lessons
  • Power BI Overview
  • How to Build a Simple Dashboard
  • Lab : How to build a simple dashboard
After completing this module, students will be able to:
  • See how Power BI works and looks from the user's perspective
  • Learn how to build a simple Power BI dashboard
  • Describe the business value and features of Power BI
Module 6: Introduction to Power Virtual Agents
Learn about the value and capabilities of Power Virtual Agents and ways organizations can leverage this technology to build chatbot solutions for their business.
Lessons
  • Power Virtual Agents overview
  • How to build a chatbot
After completing this module, students will be able to
  • Describe the business value and features of Power Virtual Agents
  • Build a basic chatbot
  • Learn essential components that make up Power Virtual Agents and chatbots

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Why choose QA

Special Notices

Please note: Due to the dynamic nature of updates to Microsoft 365 technology, including the Power Platform, functionality and elements of the syllabus of this course can be subject to change without notice.
Microsoft Official Courses offer fast paced, higher level overviews of features with hands-on labs that may be completed during and post course. Note – there may not be time to complete labs during the course due to the delays in some Microsoft 365 services and the breadth of material to cover.
Microsoft Official Power Platform Courses are appropriate for delegates primarily interested in certification.
If you are interested in an in-depth exploration of any specific Microsoft 365 Power Platform technology, QA recommends that you attend a Mastering QA authored course from our Microsoft 365 Power Platform curriculum which offer end to end detailed guidance and hands on labs and continual reviews and updates to keep pace with Microsoft updates
You can view all the available courses here www.qa.com/M365.
Important, please note: Effective 30th September Microsoft will be transitioning the provision of Official Curriculum (MOC) course materials to the Microsoft.com/learn platform.

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