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Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant PL200 Course

Your personal PL-200 training with everything you need to best prepare for the PL-200 Exam and become a Certified Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant, supported by your expert instructor.

course: Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant (PL-200)

Duration: 4 days

Format: Virtual or Classroom

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The best course to get your PL-200 Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant Exam and Certification - with Certification Guarantee!

Ignite your career with the Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant (PL-200) certification exam. Become a certified expert in designing dynamic business solutions. Tailored training ensures success in PL-200, paving the way for career advancement. Propel your professional journey and unlock new opportunities in the world of Power Platform consulting. Certification is your key to staying ahead in the dynamic landscape of business solutions.

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Who is the Power Platform Functional Consultant Training Course for?

The PL-200 certification exam is intended for functional consultants who design, implement, and configure Power Platform solutions, with a focus on automation, including Power Automate and Power Virtual Agents. The exam covers several topics, such as identifying automation opportunities, designing and implementing Power Automate workflows and solutions, designing and implementing Power Virtual Agents bots, integrating Power Automate and Power Virtual Agents with other systems and applications, and managing and maintaining Power Platform solutions.

Feedback from our Power Platform Functional Consultant (PL-200) delegates

Rebecca Fawcett

The instructor was incredibly knowledgeable on all areas of the course content. The training was well structured and interactive and has filled in a lot of gaps in my existing knowledge. Thanks so much!

Adam Carey

Course content was current and relevant. The trainer was very experienced and knowledgeable, giving good examples for real-life uses throughout the sessions.

Everything you need to get the results you want

Your Personal Learning Program will provide the skills you need, to help you do more of what you love. The 3-step learning program is built to teach you real applicable skills that open opportunities for you.

How we get you certified

Readynez365: Your Personal Learning Program

The Readynez365 platform provides an enhanced digital pathway for all your learning elements, from pre-studies to exam, making it the most direct route to new tech Skills. Pick what you want (and need) to get up to speed. It´s all laid out for you in Readynez365 well in advance of your courses.

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Learning Designed For The Virtual Classroom

The training methodology is designed for the virtual classroom to inspire and engage you with a variation of hands-on training, presentations, labs and tests. You’ll also be glad to know that Virtual instructor-led training is loved by managers - it is the most cost-effective way to train.

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Expert Mentoring That Get’s You All The Way

There´s a maximum number of learners in the class to ensure your easy access to personal coaching. You’ll meet accredited expert instructors that are seasoned IT Professionals and Consultants certified to the highest level and bringing real-world experience into the classroom.

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Exam & Skills Focus

We´ll cover the ins and outs of the subject so that you can apply it in your day-to-day work, and you’ll even learn the specifics that you need to know for the exam. It’s your choice whether to sit the exam, or not, but with our detailed guides and hotline, we’ll make it easy to access your exam voucher, and schedule and sit the exam online

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Your access to training is unlimited and you can train as much as you want until you successfully pass your exam.

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Train with a clear conscience with training that makes a 96% lower carbon footprint compared to in-classroom training. Our organisation operates with minimal environmental impact and we´ve reduced our Co2 emission with 96% since 2020.We are compliant with the ISO 14001 throughout our entire supply chain as your guarantee for our sustainable business practices.

What you will learn during our PL-200 Certification course

- Assign a type for a table including standard, activity, or virtual
- Configure tables ownership
- Create new tables or modify existing tables
- Determine which type of relationships to implement including 1: N and N: N
- Donfigure table relationship behaviors including cascading rules
- Create new relationships or modify existing relationships
- Create new columns or modify existing columns
- Create alternate keys for tables
- Configure table properties
- Configure connection roles

- Define requirements for business rules
- Define and implement business rule logic
- Define the scope for business rules
- Configure and test business rules
- Configure a synchronous classic workflow

- Configure Relevance Search
- Configure auditing
- Perform data management tasks
- Configure duplicate detection settings
- Configure privacy preferences

- Create and manage business units
- Create and manage security roles
- Create and manage users and teams
- Create and manage column security profiles
- Configure hierarchy security
- Configure Conditional Access settings

- Create and configure forms
- Create and configure views
- Create and configure charts
- Create and configure dashboards
- Configure site maps
- Select applicable assets for an app including tables, forms, views, business process flows, dashboards, and charts
- Share a model-drive app
- Apply organizational branding by using themes

- Create a canvas app
- Configure Dataverse as a data source for an app
- Create canvas app screens
- Implement form navigation, formulas, variables and collections, and error handling
- Build reusable components and component libraries
- Configure offline capabilities for apps
- Run Power Automate flows based on actions that occur in a canvas app
- Interpret App Checker results and resolve identified issues
- Test, monitor, and share apps

- Create a portal app
- Expose Dataverse data
- Configure portal web pages, forms, and navigation
- Configure portal security including web roles and page access

- Describe types of flows and flow components
- Trigger a flow by using Dataverse connectors
- Run actions by using the Dataverse connector
- Implement logic control
- Implement dynamic content and expressions
- Interpret and act on Flow Checker results
- Activate and deactivate flows
- Interpret flow analytic data

- Configure a business process flow
- Add business rules, workflows, and action steps to a business process flow
- Define stages and steps
- Configure parallel branches
- Manage the business process flow table for a business process flow

- Describe types of desktop flows
- Identify use cases for desktop flows
- Differentiate between attended and unattended desktop flows
- Record business process tasks

- Assign a chatbot to an environment
- Publish a chatbot
- Share a chatbot
- Add chatbots to Teams and other channels
- Monitor and diagnose bot performance, usage, and topic usage

- Define topic conversation triggers
- Create questions, messages, and conditions
- Extract topics from a web page
- Implement greetings, escalations, error messages, and statuses
- Call a Power Automate flow to run an action

- Create custom entities
- Implement entities in conversations
- Implement variables to store data

- Create Power BI visualizations
- Create data flows and schedule data flow runs
- Filter data
- Build reports and dashboards
- Publish and share reports and dashboards
- Add Power BI tiles to model-driven apps and canvas apps
- Add canvas apps to a Power BI dashboard
- Trigger Power Automate flows from Power BI alerts

- Determine which AI Builder model type to use
- Create an AI Builder model
- Prepare source data for use by models
- Train, test, and publish a model
- Consume a model by using Power Apps
- Consume a model by using Power Automate

- Add apps to Microsoft Teams
- Create a Teams app from a Power Apps app
- Create an app directly in Teams
- Configure app policies
- Create a Teams channel by using Power Automate
- Configure and use Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel templates

Meet our instructors

Meet some of the Readynez Instructors you can meet on your course. They are experts, passionate about what they do, and dedicated to give back to their industry, their field, and those who want to learn, explore, and advance in their careers.

Julian Sharp
#MVP #Microsoft #Dynamics365

Julian is an official Microsoft Business Application MVP and one of the most widely recognized experts on Dynamics 365.

Ed Baker
Ed Baker
#Microsoft #MVP #Azure #Windowsserver

Ed is a Microsoft MVP for many years and has authored several Microsoft Official Curriculum Courses for Azure, Windows Server and Windows.

How to best be prepared for our PL-200 training

At Readynez, we provide many resources and have experienced experts in the field. That is why we are also very successful with many satisfied customers. You can therefore safely take your course with us. In order to take the PL-200 course, however, some prerequisites are required.

You have the perfect starting point to take this course with these prerequisites:

  • Working knowledge of the Power Platform and its key components and some knowledge of Common Data Service and security concepts.


Our track record

With 15 years experience and more than 50.000 happy customers from all over the world, companies such as ALSO, ATEA, Microsoft, Serco, and many more, trust Readynez to help them train and certify their staff.

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These are just some of the many major brands trusting Readynez.

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FAQ's for PL-200

A Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant, also known as a PL-200, is a professional who specializes in the configuration, customization, and implementation of Microsoft Power Platform solutions for businesses. The Microsoft Power Platform is a suite of tools including PowerApps, Power Automate, Power BI, and Dataverse that are used to create custom business applications, automate workflows, and analyze data. The PL-200 certification validates the functional consultant's ability to design, build, test, deploy, and support Power Platform solutions. The functional consultant typically works closely with business stakeholders to identify requirements, translate them into technical specifications, and deliver solutions that meet business needs.

The number of questions on the PL-200 exam can vary as Microsoft does not disclose the exact number of questions. However, the exam is typically made up of 40-60 multiple-choice questions and has a time limit of 150 minutes.

The cost of the PL-200 exam varies by location and currency. In European countries such as Germany, the exam cost is €165. However, exam pricing can change over time, so it's best to check the official Microsoft certification website for the most up-to-date pricing information in your region.

The passing score for the PL-200 exam is 700 out of 1000 points. Microsoft uses a scaled scoring system to determine the passing score, which means that the actual number of questions answered correctly is not the only factor that determines whether a candidate passes the exam. The scaled score takes into account the difficulty level of each question and ensures that the passing score is consistent across different exam versions.

The time limit for the PL-200 exam is 150 minutes (2 hours and 30 minutes). During this time, candidates must complete all of the exam questions and review their answers before submitting the exam for scoring. The 150-minute time limit is the same for all candidates, regardless of their location or exam delivery method (online or in-person). Microsoft recommends that candidates use their time wisely and allocate enough time to read each question carefully, analyze the options, and select the best answer. Candidates who finish the exam before the allotted time may use the remaining time to review their answers and make any necessary changes.

The Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant certification, also known as PL-200, is currently valid for two years from the date you pass the certification exam. After two years, your certification will expire, and you will need to renew it by passing a renewal exam or by meeting other requirements set by Microsoft.

To take the PL-200 exam, Microsoft does not require any specific prerequisites. However, Microsoft recommends that candidates have a fundamental understanding of the Microsoft Power Platform and a basic knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics 365, Microsoft Office 365, and Microsoft Power BI.

It's also recommended that candidates have experience working with Power Apps, Power Automate, Power Virtual Agents, and Power BI to create business solutions.

While there are no strict prerequisites for the PL-200 exam, it is designed for individuals with experience working with the Microsoft Power Platform and related technologies.

The difficulty of the Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant certification exam PL-200 can vary depending on your level of experience with the Microsoft Power Platform and related technologies. The PL-200 exam is designed to test a broad range of skills and knowledge related to the Power Platform, including data modeling, building canvas apps, creating and managing Power Automate workflows, creating chatbots with Power Virtual Agents, and creating and managing Power BI reports.

The amount of time required to prepare for the PL-200 can vary depending on your level of experience with the Microsoft Power Platform and related technologies, as well as your familiarity with the exam objectives.

The Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant certification is valuable for those who work with the Microsoft Power Platform and related technologies. It can increase industry recognition, lead to career advancement and higher salaries, improve knowledge and skills, and provide personal satisfaction by demonstrating expertise and dedication to the field.

The salary for individuals who have passed the PL-200 certification exam can vary depending on factors such as their job role, location, experience level, and other qualifications. As of April 2023, the average salary for a Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant in the United States is around $96,000 per year according to Payscale. However, this can range from around $60,000 per year for entry-level roles to over $140,000 per year for senior-level roles.

The Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant certification is valuable for those who work with the Microsoft Power Platform and related technologies. It can increase industry recognition, lead to career advancement and higher salaries, improve knowledge and skills, and provide personal satisfaction by demonstrating expertise and dedication to the field.

Joining Readynez to prepare for your PL-200 exam can be an excellent choice if you want to become a Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant. Readynez is a well-known and highly respected training provider that offers intensive, hands-on training courses that can help you prepare for your exam quickly and effectively. With Readynez, you can benefit from personalized coaching from experienced instructors, state-of-the-art learning facilities, and a supportive learning environment that encourages collaboration and skill-building.

The Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant Certification can open up several job opportunities for individuals who are looking to work with the Microsoft Power Platform and related technologies. Some of the job roles that individuals with a PL-200 certification may be eligible for include Power Platform Developer, Dynamics 365 Consultant, Business Analyst, Solutions Architect, and Project Manager. These roles typically involve designing, building, and implementing business solutions using the Microsoft Power Platform and require a deep understanding of the platform's features and capabilities.

The Virtual Classroom is an online room, where you will join your instructor and fellow classmates in real time. Everything happens live and you can interact freely, discuss, ask questions, and watch your instructor present on a whiteboard, discuss the courseware and slides, work with labs, and review.

Yes, you can sit exams from all the major Vendors like Microsoft, Cisco etc from the comfort of your home or office.

With Readynez you do any course form the comfort of your home or office. Readynez provides support and best practices for your at-home classroom and you can enjoy learning with minimal impact on your day-to-day life. Plus you'll save the cost and the environmental burden of travelling.

Well, learning is limitless, when you are motivated, but you need the right path to achieve what you want. Readynez consultants have many years of experience customizing learner paths and we can design one for you too. We are always available with help and guidance, and you can reach us on the chat or write us at info@readynez.com.

Our PL-200 training is a 4-day PL200 Certification course. 

Yes, our PL-200 Training is available to attend virtually.



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