Windows 8.1 training and certification
Learn about free and fee-based training opportunities available from Microsoft to help you strengthen your knowledge and skills around Windows 8.1 deployment and management, including related technologies, and prepare for Microsoft Certification.
News and highlights
Explore the new and updated features in Windows 8.1 with regard to Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) scenarios, mobility, security, and the modern user interface.
Microsoft Virtual Academy
Improve your IT skill set and help advance your career with this free online learning experience. Microsoft Virtual Academy offers a variety of online training materials and self-assessment exams. Learn at your own pace and collect points for community recognition.
Windows 8.1 courses
Windows 8 courses
Windows Client certification
Microsoft Certifications are designed to provide the recognition you need to help you excel in your career and provide employers with validation of your skills. Getting certified on the Windows 8.1 operating system can help you prove to customers and employers that you have the technical skills necessary to do the job, and do it well. For more information, see Windows certifications.
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) Certification: Windows 8.1
Prove you have the expertise to configure, manage, and maintain a Windows 8.1 enterprise system.
Step 1: Configuring Windows 8.1
- Required exam - Exam 70-687: Configuring Windows 8.1
- Training materials - Course 20687D: Configuring Windows 8.1 | Exam Ref 70-687: Configuring Windows 8.1
Step 2: Managing and Maintaining Windows 8.1
- Required exam - Exam 70-688: Managing and Maintaining Windows 8.1
- Training materials - Course 20688D: Supporting Windows 8.1 | Exam Ref 70-688: Supporting Windows 8.1
|Note: Already have a Windows 7 Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP) certification? Upgrade to the latest MCSA: Windows 8.1 certification by taking a single exam, Exam 70-689: Upgrading Your Skills to MCSA Windows 8.1.|