Modern Workplace Associate - Dynamics Edge

Modern Workplace Associate

This page goes over the Modern Workplace Role Associate badges. The Modern Workplace Role has three types of badges:

Understanding the Modern Workplace Role Associate badges

Please continue reading to understand the Modern Workplace Role Associate badges.

We strongly recommend that you earn the Microsoft 365 Fundamentals badge first in order to optimize your chances of earning the Associate Modern Workplace badges.

There are four Associate Modern Workplace Role badges: the Microsoft 365 Modern Desktop Administrator Associate badge, the Microsoft 365 Messaging Administrator Associate badge, the Microsoft 365 Teamwork Administrator Associate badge, and the Microsoft 365 Security Administrator Associate Badge.

If you earn at least one (1) of these four (4) Modern Workplace Associate badges, you also open up a path to earn the Modern Workplace Expert badge!

Here are all the details on the four Associate Modern Workplace badges.

Associate Modern Workplace badges details

1. Microsoft 365 Modern Desktop Administrator Associate badge (Exams MD-100 and MD-101)
  • Optionally requires Microsoft 365 Fundamentals badge (strongly recommended)
  • You must pass Exam MD-100: Windows 10 which measures your ability to deploy Windows; manage devices and data; configure connectivity; and maintain Windows.
  • In order to help you prepare for Exam MD-100 and help you on your way to earning the Microsoft 365 Modern Desktop Administrator Associate badge, you should take the following course: Dynamics Edge Course 10010 (MD-100) Windows 10
  • You must also pass Exam MD-101: Managing Modern Desktops which measures your ability to deploy and update operating systems; manage policies and profiles; manage and protect devices; and manage apps and data.
  • In order to help you prepare for Exam MD-101 and help you on your way to earning the Microsoft 365 Modern Desktop Administrator Associate badge, you should take the following course: Dynamics Edge Course 10011 (MD-101) Managing Modern Desktops
  • Modern Desktop Administrators deploy, configure, secure, manage, and monitor devices and client applications in an enterprise environment. Earn this Microsoft 365 Windows 10 Modern Desktop Administrator Associate Badge to prove your worth as a potential Microsoft 365 Modern Desktop Administrator!
Modern Desktop Administrator badge
2. Microsoft 365 Messaging Administrator Associate badge (Exams MS-200 and MS-201)
  • Optionally requires Microsoft 365 Fundamentals badge (strongly recommended)
  • You must pass Exam MS-200: Planning and Configuring a Messaging Platform which measures your ability to manage modern messaging infrastructure; manage mail flow topology; and manage recipients and devices.
  • In order to help you prepare for Exam MS-200 and help you on your way to earning the Microsoft 365 Messaging Administrator Associate badge, you should take the following course: Dynamics Edge Course 200200 (MS-200) Planning and Configuring a Messaging Platform
  • You must also pass Exam MS-201: Implementing a Hybrid and Secure Messaging Platform which measures your ability to plan and implement a hybrid configuration and migration; secure the messaging environment; and manage organizational settings.
  • In order to help you prepare for Exam MS-201 and help you on your way to earning the Microsoft 365 Messaging Administrator Associate badge, you should take the following course: Dynamics Edge Course 201201 (MS-201) Implementing a Hybrid and Secure Messaging Platform
  • Microsoft 365 Messaging Administrators deploy, configure, manage, and monitor messaging infrastructure, permissions, client access, mail protection, and mail flow in both on-premises, hybrid, and cloud enterprise environments. Earn this Microsoft 365 Messaging Administrator Associate badge to prove your worth as a potential Microsoft 365 Messaging Administrator!
Messaging Administrator badge
3. Microsoft 365 Teamwork Administrator Associate badge (Exams MS-300 and MS-301)
  • Optionally requires Microsoft 365 Fundamentals badge (strongly recommended)
  • You must pass Exam MS-300: Deploying Microsoft 365 Teamwork which measures your ability to configure and manage SharePoint Online; configure and manage OneDrive for Business; configure and manage Teams; and configure and manage workload integrations.
  • In order to help you prepare for Exam MS-300 and help you on your way to earning the Microsoft 365 Teamwork Administrator Associate badge, you should take the following course: Dynamics Edge Course 300300 (MS-300) Deploying Microsoft 365 Teamwork
  • Microsoft 365 Teamwork Administrators configure, deploy, and manage Microsoft Office 365 workloads that focus on efficient and effective collaboration, such as and including SharePoint (online, on-premises, as well as hybrid), OneDrive, and Microsoft Teams. Earn this Microsoft 365 Teamwork Administrator Associate badge to prove your worth as a potential Microsoft 365 Teamwork Administrator!
Teamwork Administrator badge
4. Microsoft 365 Security Administrator Associate badge (Exam MS-500)
  • Optionally requires Microsoft 365 Fundamentals badge (strongly recommended)
  • You must pass Exam MS-500: Microsoft 365 Security Administration which measures your ability to implement and manage identity and access; implement and manage threat protection; implement and manage information protection; and manage governance and compliance features in Microsoft 365.
  • In order to help you prepare for Exam MS-500 and help you earn the Microsoft 365 Security Administrator Associate badge, you should take the following course: Dynamics Edge Course 500500 (MS-500) Microsoft 365 Security Administration
  • Microsoft 365 Security Administrators proactively secure M365 enterprise and hybrid environments, implement and manage security and compliance solutions, respond to threats, and enforce data governance. Earn this Microsoft 365 Security Administrator Associate badge to prove your worth as a potential Microsoft 365 Security Administrator!
Security Administrator badge

Path to Modern Workplace Expert badge

Earning at least one of the Modern Workplace Associates badges opens up a path to the Modern Workplace Expert badge - check out the requirements for the Modern Workplace Expert badge by clicking the image below or by using the text link below.

Before attempting any Modern Workplace Associate badge, you must first earn the Modern Workplace Fundamentals badge. Use the link below for more details.

Expert path

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