Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant (PL-200)

This 4-day course is for those who want to learn about the Power Platform Functional Consultant role.

You will learn to perform discovery, capture requirements, engage subject matter experts and stakeholders, translate requirements, and configure Microsoft Power Platform solutions and apps.

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You will receive digital access to the Microsoft course materials.

Module 1: Introduction to the Power Platform

This module describes the Power Platform and key components: Power Apps, Power Automate, Power BI, and Power Virtual Agents.

Module 2: Work with Dataverse

This module describes creating a data model in Microsoft Dataverse, including importing data, using tabular reporting options, configuring security, and creating easy AI with AI Builder.

  • Create tables in Dataverse
  • Manage tables in Dataverse
  • Create and manage columns within a table in Dataverse
  • Create a relationship between entities in Dataverse
  • Working with choices in Dataverse
  • Get started with security roles in Dataverse
  • Use administration options for Dataverse
  • Manage Dynamics 365 model-driven app settings and security
  • Introduction to Microsoft Power Platform security and governance

Module 3: Make model-driven apps with Power Apps

This module describes the business value of Power Apps model-driven apps and how to configure and design them, including user experience considerations for each type of application.

  • Get started with model-driven apps in Power Apps
  • Configure forms, charts, and dashboards in model driven apps

Module 4: Make canvas apps with Power Apps

This module describes the business value of Power Apps canvas apps and how to configure and design them, including user experience considerations for each type of application.

  • Get started with Power Apps canvas apps
  • Connecting to other data in a Power Apps canvas app
  • How to build the UI in a canvas app in Power Apps
  • Manage apps in Power Apps
  • Build your first app with Power Apps and Dataverse for Teams

Module 5: Make portals with Power Apps

This module describes the business value of Power Apps portals, how to access Dataverse data in a portal and how portal authentication works.

  • Introduction to Power Apps portals
  • Explore Power Apps portals
  • Power Apps portals architecture
  • Access Dataverse in Power Apps portals
  • Authentication and user management in Power Apps portals
  • Power Apps portals maintenance and troubleshooting

Module 6: Introduction to Automation

This module describes business rules and when they can be used and then provides an overview of Power Automate.

Module 7: Build cloud flows with Power Automate

This module explains the fundamentals of cloud flows, including triggers and flows.

  • Get started with Power Automate
  • Build more complex flows with Power Automate
  • Use the Admin center to manage environments and data policies in Power Automate
  • Use Dataverse triggers and actions in Power Automate
  • Extend Dataverse with Power Automate
  • Introduction to expressions in Power Automate

Module 8: Build desktop flows with Power Automate

This module explains desktop flows and how they are created, it also covers how desktop flows are used and how to use process advisor to better understand places to streamline workflows.

  • Build your first Power Automate Desktop flow
  • Run a Power Automate Desktop flow in unattended mode

Module 9: Build business process flows

This module describes the value of business process flows and how to use the business process flow designer.

  • Introduction to business process flows in Power Automate
  • Create an immersive business process flow in Power Automate
  • Understand advanced business process flow concepts in Power Automate
  • Optimize your business process with process advisor

Module 10: Build chatbots with Power Virtual Agents

This module shows how to automate customer interactions with a chatbot using Power Virtual Agents.

  • Get started with Power Virtual Agents bots
  • Enhance Power Virtual Agents bots
  • Manage topics in Power Virtual Agents
  • Manage Power Virtual Agents

Module 11: Analyze data with Power BI

This module describes how to work with Power BI Desktop and Power BI Service to analyze data and create visualizations.

  • Get started building with Power BI
  • Get data with Power BI Desktop
  • Model data in Power BI
  • Use visuals in Power BI
  • Explore data in Power BI
  • Publish and share in Power BI

Module 12: Putting it all together

This module explains how the concepts of this course pull together and how to use functional consultant skills on Microsoft Power Platform engagements and also describes how solutions are used in Microsoft Power Platform.

  • Manage solutions in Power Apps and Power Automate
  • Load/export data and create data views in Dataverse
  • Get started with AI Builder
  • Manage models in AI Builder
  • Use AI Builder in Power Automate
  • Functional Consultant skills

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