Yesterday on the first day of Microsoft Inspire (this year in digital format), we had an opportunity to see some long time waited news. We will finally have certification exam for Business Central. It will be MB-800 exam – Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Functional Consultant and this exam will be available from October 2020. It will cover the following processes of implementation: set up Business Central, configure Financials, configure Sales and Purchasing, set up operations, and of course how to use Power Platform components. More about the exam here. When you pass this exam, you will become Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Functional Consultant Associate.
But this is not all. We have more news in certifications. As Power Platform takes more and more spaces in solving business issues, we will get two new exams for Power Platform and they will be available from September 2020:
- PL-200: Power Platform Functional Consultant (topics covered: Configure the Common Data Service, Build a Power App, Create automations with Power Automate, Configure Power Virtual Agents, Create visualizations with Power BI)
- PL-400: Power Platform Developer (topics covered: Create a technical design, Configure Common Data Service, Create and configure Power Apps, Configure business process automation, Extend the user experience, Extend the platform, Develop integrations)