MCT – Microsoft Certified Trainers


 

Microsoft Certified Trainers (MCTs) are the premier technical and instructional experts in Microsoft technologies. Join this exclusive group of worldwide Microsoft technical training professionals and reap the benefits of MCT training certification and membership.

You will get exclusive benefits as an MCT including access to the complete library of official Microsoft training and certification products, substantial discounts on exams, books, and Microsoft products. In addition, you will be able to use Microsoft readiness resources to help you enhance your receive invitations to exclusive Microsoft and local MCT community events.

As a Microsoft Certified Trainer, you need to earn a Microsoft Certification validating your experience and knowledge in using Microsoft products and solutions for each course you deliver.

The Microsoft Certified Trainer program is an annual membership program. You must meet program requirements, complete an online application, and pay an annual fee to renew your training certification for the coming year.

The MCT Support team can answer questions about the MCT certification process and the program requirements.

MCT PROGRAM BENEFITS

As a Microsoft Certified Trainer, you will gain access to a personalized dashboard, where you can find a wide variety of useful MCT resources, download your MCT certificate, and view discounts available to you!

In addition, you will have access to MCT Central, which helps MCTs stay up to date on the latest news, find a job, connect with other MCTs around the world, or reach out to your MCT Regional Lead.

Explore all the benefits available to MCTs.

REQUIREMENTS

The MCT program is for educators around the world who actively deliver training on Microsoft technologies. If you possess a qualifying certification and you are passionate about delivering training on Microsoft technologies, we encourage you to consider applying.

For detailed information regarding MCT program requirements,review the MCT Program Guide and MCT Program Agreement in the Application process section of this page.

MCT program entry requirements

Possess a current Microsoft Certification or qualification eligible for the MCT program.

(See below for list of qualifying certifications)

Demonstrate instructional skills verified by one of the following:

Instructional Skills Certification:

CEGOS Group

training career and engage with other MCT members in an online community forum.

MCT PROGRAM RENEWAL REQUIREMENTS

        Possess a current Microsoft Certification or qualification eligible for the MCT program.

        (See below for list of qualifying certifications)

        Meet the minimum instruction requirement of teaching at least one class, as validated by Metrics that Matter (MTM) OR any other survey tool will be accepted.

Note The renewal requirements are subject to change.

Current Microsoft Certifications and qualifications eligible for the MCT program

        Microsoft Certifications

        Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate

        Microsoft Certified: Azure Developer Associate

        Microsoft Certified: Azure Security Engineer Associate

        Microsoft Certified: Azure DevOps Expert

        Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert

        Microsoft 365 Certified: Enterprise Administrator Expert

        Microsoft 365 Certified: Modern Desktop Administrator Associate

        Microsoft 365 Certified: Teamwork Administrator Associate

        Microsoft 365 Certified: Security Administrator Associate

        Microsoft 365 Certified: Messaging Administrator Associate

        Microsoft Certified: Azure AI Engineer Associate

        Microsoft Certified: Azure Data Scientist Associate

        Microsoft Certified: Azure Data Engineer Associate

        Microsoft Certified: Dynamics 365 for Sales Functional Consultant Associate

        Microsoft Certified: Dynamics 365 for Customer Service Functional Consultant Associate

        Microsoft Certified: Dynamics 365 for Marketing Functional Consultant Associate

        Microsoft Certified: Dynamics 365 for Field Service Functional Consultant Associate

        Microsoft Certified: Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations, Financials Functional Consultant Associate

        Microsoft Certified: Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations, Manufacturing Functional Consultant Associate

        Microsoft Certified: Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations, Supply Chain Management Functional Consultant Associate

        Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA):BI Reporting, Data Engineering with Azure (Retired 6/30/19), Machine Learning(Retired 6/30/19), Microsoft Dynamics 365 (Retired 6/30/19), Microsoft Dynamics365 for Operations (Retiring December 31, 2019), Office 365 (Retired 4/30/19),SQL 2016 BI Development, SQL 2016 Database Administration, SQL 2016 Database Development, SQL Server 2012/2014, Universal Windows Platform, Web Applications, Windows 10 (Retired 4/30/19), Windows Server 2012, or Windows Server 2016

        Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE):Business Applications (Retiring December 31, 2019), Data Management and Analytics, Mobility (Retired 4/30/19), Productivity, Core Infrastructure

        Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD):App Builder

        Dynamics CRM Dynamics Technical (Retiring December 31, 2019) - Understand the requirements associated with each Microsoft Dynamics qualification and certification.

        Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS): Master 2016,Master 2013, Expert Excel 2016, Expert Excel 2013, Expert Word 2016, ExpertWord 2013, Word Associate (Word and Word 2019), Excel Associate (Excel andExcel 2019), PowerPoint Associate (PowerPoint and PowerPoint 2019), MicrosoftOffice Specialist: Associate (Office 365 and Office 2019), or Word Expert (Word and Word 2019)

Note Microsoft Certifications and qualifications eligible for the MCT program are subject to change. All new role-based certification will become eligible for the MCT Program once they are released. Certifications that are retired will be eligible for the MCT program up to 6 months following the retirement date. Learn more about retiring certifications.

MCT Alumni benefits

As an MCT Alumni member, you have exclusive access to the MCT Alumni content on your Certification dashboard. You also have access to MCT Central, where you can find news, events, and a wide variety of resources tailored for MCT Alumni and where you can engage with the whole MCT community.

The MCT Alumni benefits include:

        Exam discount to help keep your certification current and to facilitate re-entry into the MCT program.

        Access to discounts on e-books and books, which provide reference resources for exam preparation and professional development.




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