Microsoft Official Curriculum (MOC)

Skillable’s solution supporting Microsoft Official Curriculum brings value and simplicity to product managers, Instructors and learners.

Skillable is an Authorized Lab Hoster for Microsoft Official Curriculum (MOC) courses.

Our hands-on virtual labs are used in Instructor-led classes around the world by authorized Microsoft Learning Partners. We are proud to be Microsoft’s largest lab partner.

The information below is meant to keep you informed on recently released and actively in development MOC courses/labs.

MOC Table of Contents

Why Choose Skillable MOC.

Skillable prides itself in offering the best quality products and user experience.

We strive to make it easier for product managers and operations employees to offer superior learning experiences to their customers and students compared to their competition. Highlights include:

  • Straight-forward LMS lab integrations with our Training Management System (TMS) as well as APIs and LTI standardizations – You can get up and running quickly.
  • Extremely Instructor-friendly tools and resources – You can make it easier for your Instructors to prepare and teach their classes. They are provided plenty of tools and Microsoft Certified Trainers (MCTs) receive free access to our catalogue to stay up to date. Skillable MCTs are always advocating for the Instructor. Your Instructors will thank you (and who doesn’t want that?).
  • Improved learner/student experiences – Instructors and learners say our labs “just work.” Your learners want to learn, not frustratingly wait for latency-ridden or crashing lab environments. We have four datacenters around the world to support an optimal hands-on learning experience and if issues do arise, we have 24/7/365 technical support. 
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How to Buy MOC Courseware.

Skillable is proud to serve as a one-stop-shop for Microsoft Learning Partners to schedule, manage and deliver training, and offers both self-service and full-service account options. 

Please select the option that works best for your organization to proceed:

IMPORTANT REMINDER

Microsoft retired the Courseware Marketplace on July 1, 2023. Skillable Marketplace is live now at marketplace.skillable.com for all of your MOC lab purchase needs.

Microsoft Partners that purchased labs hosted by Skillable through Courseware Marketplace in the last 12 months have been migrated to our marketplace. Simply activate your account by resetting your password here and you'll be ready to purchase MOC labs.

Microsoft Partners that have not previously purchased labs hosted by Skillable can create an account at marketplace.skillable.com. You'll be able to purchase labs as soon as your account is verified.

Self-service

Quick access without an annual commitment.

Includes:

Full-service

Best for large training partners.

Includes:

MOC Course Retirements.

With the transition to Microsoft Learn, Microsoft has updated their retirement policy. Classes can no longer be scheduled after the retirement date. This date coincides with the date the courseware is also retired off Microsoft Learn. Course Retirement dates can be found here: https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/certifications/retired-courses  

How to Receive an Azure Pass.

As of April 1, 2023, Microsoft Partners receive Azure Passes directly from their Authorized Lab Hoster (ALH). 

Skillable makes this process seamless for you, your Instructors and your learners, providing Azure Passes directly in the MOC lab UI, the same way we provide M365 tenants in the Resources Tab of the instruction pane. 

Here is an example of what the Resources tab looks like for a course that received both a Tenant and an Azure Pass:

Per Microsoft, the following courses will still be provided with an Azure Pass:

  • AZ-140T00-A
  • AZ-400T00-A
  • PL-400T00-A
  • PL-500T00-A
  • SC-200T00-A
  • SC-300T00-A

Azure Pass Requests.

Microsoft has announced the retirement schedule for Azure Passes from select Instructor-led Training on Microsoft Learn Courses (formerly Microsoft Official Curriculum). Skillable is ready to support your learners’ needs and has Cloud Slice versions of the above courses ready for testing and scheduling, and these courses can be found in Skillable TMS and are identified by the following tag at the end of the course name: [No Azure Pass Required]:

Retired in February, 2023

  • AZ-104T00-A – Microsoft Azure Administrator
  • AZ-700T00-A – Designing and Implementing Microsoft Azure Networking Solutions
  • AI-102T00-A – Designing and Implementing a Microsoft Azure AI Solution
  • AZ-204T00-A – Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure
  • AZ-220T00-A – Microsoft Azure IoT Developer
  • DP-203T00-A – Data Engineering on Microsoft Azure
 

Retired March 3 2023, 2023

  • DP-100T01-A – Designing and Implementing a Data Science Solution on Azure
 

Retired March 24, 2023

  • AZ-500T00-A – Microsoft Azure Security Technologies
  • AZ-800T00-A – Administering Windows Server Hybrid Core Infrastructure
  • AZ-801T00-A – Configuring Windows Server Hybrid Advanced Services
  • DP-090T00-A – Implementing a Machine Learning Solution with Microsoft Azure Databricks
  • DP-420T00-A – Designing and Implementing Cloud-Native Applications Using Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB

Recently Published MOC Courses.

Microsoft Fabric Analytics Engineer
Duration: 4 Days

This course covers methods and practices for implementing and managing enterprise-scale data analytics solutions using Microsoft Fabric. Students will build on existing analytics experience and will learn how to use Microsoft Fabric components, including lakehouses, data warehouses, notebooks, dataflows, data pipelines, and semantic models, to create and deploy analytics assets.

This course is best suited for those who have the PL-300 certification or similar expertise in using Power BI for data transformation, modeling, visualization, and sharing. Also, learners should have prior experience in building and deploying data analytics solutions at the enterprise level.

Purchase from the Skillable Marketplace for Learning Partners.

Implementing a Machine Learning solution with Azure Databricks
Duration: 1 Day

Learn how to harness the power of Apache Spark and powerful clusters running on the Azure Databricks platform to run large data engineering workloads in the cloud.

Purchase from the Skillable Marketplace for Learning Partners.

Implementing a Data Analytics Solution with Azure Synapse Analytics
Duration: 1 Day

This is a single day Instructor Lead Course designed to give the learners instruction on the SQL dedicated and serverless Spark pools and providing instruction of data wrangling and the ELT process using Synapse Pipelines which is very similar to those familiar with Azure Data Factory (ADF) to move data into the Synapse dedicated pool database.

Purchase from the Skillable Marketplace for Learning Partners.

Implementing a Data Analytics Solution with Azure Databricks
Duration: 1 Day

Azure Databricks is a cloud-scale platform for data analytics and machine learning. Data scientists and machine learning engineers can use Azure Databricks to implement machine learning solutions at scale.

Purchase from the Skillable Marketplace for Learning Partners.

Develop Dynamic Reports with Microsoft Power BI
Duration: 1 Day

In this course, you’ll Transform and load data, define semantic model relationships and calculations, create interactive visuals, and distribute reports using Power BI.

Purchase from the Skillable Marketplace for Learning Partners.

PowerShell for Windows and Linux Administrator
Duration: 3 Days

This instructor-facilitated, five-day course provides students with the necessary knowledge to successfully administer Microsoft Windows Server and Client operating systems and Linux operating systems using PowerShell. In this course, students are shown the use of PowerShell commands to create, modify, and maintain various components of Windows and Linux operating systems.

Purchase from the Skillable Marketplace for Learning Partners.

In-development MOC Courses.

Configuring Azure Virtual Desktop for the Enterprise
Duration: 1 Day

This abbreviated one-day course teaches Azure administrators how to plan, deliver, and manage virtual desktop experiences and remote apps, for any device, on Azure. Summarized lessons include implementing and managing networking for Azure Virtual Desktop, configuring host pools and session hosts, creating session host images, implementing, and managing FSLogix, monitoring Azure Virtual Desktop performance and health, and automating Azure Virtual Desktop management tasks. Students will learn through a mix of condensed demonstrations deploying virtual desktop experiences on Azure Virtual Desktop and running in multi-session virtual environments. This course assumes familiarity with Azure Virtual Desktop, including virtualization, networking, identity, storage, backup and restore, and disaster recovery. Students should have knowledge of on-premises virtual desktop infrastructure technologies as they relate to migrating to Azure Virtual Desktop. Students are expected to have used tools common to the Azure environment, such as the Azure PowerShell and Cloud Shell.

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