Microsoft Certified: Power Platform App Maker Associate (PL-100) Study Guide

The Microsoft Certified: Power Platform App Maker Associate certification helps you to learn how to implement solutions on Power Platform, while leveraging the tools and services available. This is an intermediate level certification, so I would recommend you to set aside some time to study for the exam and practice using some of the services related to this exam - ‘Practice makes perfect’

In this study guide, I will share with you some of the useful resources you can use to guide you during your learning path to get this certification.

Certification Path

Exam Name Link
Exam PL-100: Microsoft Power Platform App Maker Exam Details

Exam PL-100: Microsoft Power Platform App Maker

The PL-100 has a length of two hours. There are 50+ questions and you need a minimum of 700 of 1000 points to pass the exam. There are some case studies and questions with single and multiple choice.

First place to go is the Microsoft Learn platform where a dedicated learning path is available, for free. Also, you should have a look to the Resources section in this study guide where you have useful resources to help you consolidate the knowledge that will help you get the exam and certification.

Skills measured

Design business solutions (35-40%)
Create a high-level design
Identify Microsoft Power Platform components
Design data models
Design the user interface (UI) for a business solution
Design reporting
Create solutions (45-50%)
Manage Microsoft Power Platform development environments
Create model-driven apps
Create canvas apps
Configure Microsoft Dataverse
Create Microsoft Power Automate flows
Create Microsoft Power Virtual Agents chatbots in Microsoft Teams
Analyze and visualize data (15-20%)
Create Microsoft Power BI reports
Implement other reports
Describe AI Builder models

Additional resources

Below follows the list of additional resources that you should consider and a quick note to the Microsoft Learn collection shared there. I tried to extend the learning paths you have available on the exam’s page with some extra modules that I consider relevant to the exam.

Best of Luck and share your results with the community once you get certified! 😊💪

Exam PL-100: Microsoft Power Platform App Maker
Microsoft Learn - Microsoft Certified: Azure Developer Associate Learning Path