Learning

Enhance the business value of Microsoft technologies by offering training services to customers and partners. Differentiate your business and become eligible for benefits, training-use software, specialized content, software assurance training vouchers, and more.

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Benefits

Silver

Gold

Receive a set of core benefits as part of your Microsoft Partner Network membership

Reduce expenses and increase profitability with training-use software licenses
200 classroom licenses
250 classroom licenses
Access internal-use software licenses (in addition to those you receive as part of your core partner benefits) for products related to this competency
Stay up to date with the latest news, business opportunities, training courses, and more, including the Learning competency email newsletter, along with Partner Learning Podcasts and RSS feeds
Use the Class Uploader tool to add your specific training classes to the Class Locator database, which is available to all Microsoft customers
Find the right training content to suit your needs at the Microsoft Learning Courseware Marketplace
Access the Software Assurance Training Voucher (SATV) program
Use cooperative marketing resources through access to Marketing Development Funds (MDF)

Receive a set of core benefits as part of your Microsoft Partner Network membership

Silver
Gold
Reduce expenses and increase profitability with training-use software licenses
Silver
200 classroom licenses
Gold
250 classroom licenses
Access internal-use software licenses (in addition to those you receive as part of your core partner benefits) for products related to this competency
Silver
Gold
Stay up to date with the latest news, business opportunities, training courses, and more, including the Learning competency email newsletter, along with Partner Learning Podcasts and RSS feeds
Silver
Gold
Use the Class Uploader tool to add your specific training classes to the Class Locator database, which is available to all Microsoft customers
Silver
Gold
Find the right training content to suit your needs at the Microsoft Learning Courseware Marketplace
Silver
Gold
Access the Software Assurance Training Voucher (SATV) program
Silver
Gold
Use cooperative marketing resources through access to Marketing Development Funds (MDF)
Silver
Gold

Requirements

Silver

Gold


Your organization must employ or contract with two Microsoft Certified Trainers (MCTs).
Use only qualified MCTs to deliver all training that uses Microsoft Official Courseware (MOC).

Read the Learning Competency Partner Guidelines and Agreement for earning and maintaining the Learning competency.

If your employees or contractors pass the competency exams, you can count those exams toward attaining multiple silver competencies.

Tip: Partners can work on obtaining their customer evidence and organization profile requirements before completing the technical requirements listed above.

Your organization must employ or contract with four Microsoft Certified Trainers (MCTs).

One of these people must pass the following certification:

  • MCSE: Private Cloud

Use only qualified MCTs to deliver all training that uses Microsoft Official Courseware (MOC).

Read the Learning Competency Partner Guidelines and Agreement for earning and maintaining the Learning competency.

If your employees or contractors pass the competency exams, you can count those exams toward attaining multiple gold competencies.

Tip: Partners can work on obtaining their customer evidence and organization profile requirements before completing the technical requirements listed above.


Your organization must meet Silver Learning competency key performance indicators (KPIs).

Your organization must meet Gold Learning competency key performance indicators (KPIs).


Silver

Your organization must employ or contract with two Microsoft Certified Trainers (MCTs).
Use only qualified MCTs to deliver all training that uses Microsoft Official Courseware (MOC).

Read the Learning Competency Partner Guidelines and Agreement for earning and maintaining the Learning competency.

If your employees or contractors pass the competency exams, you can count those exams toward attaining multiple silver competencies.

Tip: Partners can work on obtaining their customer evidence and organization profile requirements before completing the technical requirements listed above.

Gold

Your organization must employ or contract with four Microsoft Certified Trainers (MCTs).

One of these people must pass the following certification:

  • MCSE: Private Cloud

Use only qualified MCTs to deliver all training that uses Microsoft Official Courseware (MOC).

Read the Learning Competency Partner Guidelines and Agreement for earning and maintaining the Learning competency.

If your employees or contractors pass the competency exams, you can count those exams toward attaining multiple gold competencies.

Tip: Partners can work on obtaining their customer evidence and organization profile requirements before completing the technical requirements listed above.


Silver

Your organization must meet Silver Learning competency key performance indicators (KPIs).

Gold

Your organization must meet Gold Learning competency key performance indicators (KPIs).


Silver

Your organization must employ or contract with two Microsoft Certified Trainers (MCTs).
Use only qualified MCTs to deliver all training that uses Microsoft Official Courseware (MOC).

Read the Learning Competency Partner Guidelines and Agreement for earning and maintaining the Learning competency.

If your employees or contractors pass the competency exams, you can count those exams toward attaining multiple silver competencies.

Tip: Partners can work on obtaining their customer evidence and organization profile requirements before completing the technical requirements listed above.

Gold

Your organization must employ or contract with four Microsoft Certified Trainers (MCTs).

One of these people must pass the following certification:

  • MCSE: Private Cloud

Use only qualified MCTs to deliver all training that uses Microsoft Official Courseware (MOC).

Read the Learning Competency Partner Guidelines and Agreement for earning and maintaining the Learning competency.

If your employees or contractors pass the competency exams, you can count those exams toward attaining multiple gold competencies.

Tip: Partners can work on obtaining their customer evidence and organization profile requirements before completing the technical requirements listed above.


Silver

Your organization must meet Silver Learning competency key performance indicators (KPIs).

Gold

Your organization must meet Gold Learning competency key performance indicators (KPIs).

Benefits

Silver

Gold

Receive a set of core benefits as part of your Microsoft Partner Network membership

Reduce expenses and increase profitability with training-use software licenses
200 classroom licenses
250 classroom licenses
Access internal-use software licenses (in addition to those you receive as part of your core partner benefits) for products related to this competency
Stay up to date with the latest news, business opportunities, training courses, and more, including the Learning competency email newsletter, along with Partner Learning Podcasts and RSS feeds
Use the Class Uploader tool to add your specific training classes to the Class Locator database, which is available to all Microsoft customers
Find the right training content to suit your needs at the Microsoft Learning Courseware Marketplace
Access the Software Assurance Training Voucher (SATV) program
Use cooperative marketing resources through access to Marketing Development Funds (MDF)

Receive a set of core benefits as part of your Microsoft Partner Network membership

Silver
Gold
Reduce expenses and increase profitability with training-use software licenses
Silver
200 classroom licenses
Gold
250 classroom licenses
Access internal-use software licenses (in addition to those you receive as part of your core partner benefits) for products related to this competency
Silver
Gold
Stay up to date with the latest news, business opportunities, training courses, and more, including the Learning competency email newsletter, along with Partner Learning Podcasts and RSS feeds
Silver
Gold
Use the Class Uploader tool to add your specific training classes to the Class Locator database, which is available to all Microsoft customers
Silver
Gold
Find the right training content to suit your needs at the Microsoft Learning Courseware Marketplace
Silver
Gold
Access the Software Assurance Training Voucher (SATV) program
Silver
Gold
Use cooperative marketing resources through access to Marketing Development Funds (MDF)
Silver
Gold

Learning resources

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