About this Course

Tech Type Premium
Duration 5 Days

This 5-day training course allows you to focus on earning your MCTS .NET Framework 4, Windows Applications certification through our intensive ACCELERATED track. Demonstrate your skill in working with Visual Studio 2010 to create Windows-based applications that run on corporate servers or user desktop computers.

The QA accelerated certification programme provides you with everything you need to gain certification in a shortest time, including:

  • Course based on Microsoft Official Curriculum - course www.qa.com/M10262
  • All events delivered by QA's expert MCT team
  • Extended delivery days - normally 8:30am - 6:00pm
  • Practice tests taken with full support from your instructor
  • MCTS Self-Paced Training Kit (Exam 70-511): Windows Application Development with Microsoft .NET Framework 4 Book/CD Package
  • Exam 70-511 TS: Windows Applications Development with Microsoft .NET Framework 4 exam taken on the final day of your course
  • Free exam re-test voucher should you fail your first attempt

Target Audience:

Those intending to take the 70-511 :TS Windows Applications Development with Microsoft.NET Framework 4 exam and 70-518 PRO: Designing and developing Windows Applications using Microsoft.NET Framework 4 also benefit from attendance at this course.

What's Included

QA offers more benefits. Here is what's included with this course:

Exam(s) included


  • An understanding of the problem-solving techniques that apply to software development, including the following principles of software development
  • A general understanding of the purpose, function and features of the .NET Framework
  • Twelve months of practical experience using Visual Studio 2010
  • Managing a software development process
  • Controlling input at the user interface level in Windows Client applications
  • Debugging, tracing and profiling .NET applications
  • Monitoring and logging .NET applications
  • Implementing basic testing best practices
  • Performing basic Data Access tasks with LINQ
  • Implementing basic security best practices in .NET Applications
  • Implementing basic service calls
  • Using .NET Configuration Files
  • Deploying .NET Framework Applications using ClickOnce and the MS Installer

Please note : Delegates will be asked to produce photographic identification in order to sit their examination.

Delegates will learn how to

At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Recognise that varying business requirements influence the design decisions when planning a Windows Client application
  • Understand the features of Visual Studio 2010 WPF
  • design and build a UI that provides the expected end-user experience and UI functionality
  • Create a consistent and manageable user interface
  • Understand best practices when testing and learn how to debug applications
  • Use advanced exception handling in Windows Client application scenarios
  • Implement advanced data binding scenarios
  • Use coding techniques to improve the responsiveness of applications
  • Implement localization, user assistance and accessibility features within an application
  • Understand the basics of graphics in WPF
  • Customize controls and introduce students to custom controls
  • Implement application behaviours based on user actions or events by using attached properties and Expression Blend behaviours
  • Develop data visualization within their applications in a manner that enables the application user to drill down into data visually
  • Manage application state and settings throughout the application lifecycle
  • Deploy their applications using the various methods supported by Visual Studio 2010

Premium Course

5 Days

Delivery Method

Delivery method


Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

Find dates and prices

Online booking is currently not available for this course, to find out more please call us on 0113 220 7150 or email us at info@qa.com to discuss how we can help.

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