Microsoft Applied Skills

New credentials to verify in-demand technical skills

Targeted skill validation for real-world scenarios

Advances in AI, cloud computing, and emerging technologies have made it more important than ever to demonstrate your proficiency in the most sought-after technical skills. As a result, organizations are quickly adopting a skills-based approach as they search for the right people, with the right skills, at the right time.

Microsoft Applied Skills are new, verifiable credentials that validate that an individual has the targeted skills needed to implement critical projects aligned to business goals and objectives. Applied Skills offer you an easy way to validate someone’s skills with a credential that’s verified by Microsoft, so you can trust that individual to do the task at hand.

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Skill up for in-demand technical scenarios to demonstrate proficiency in specific, scenario-based skill sets so you can make a bigger impact on every project, at your organization, and in your career.

  • Focus your efforts on a skill set that is specific to a critical business problem or challenge that organizations are facing.
  • Earn your credential by passing an online, on-demand assessment that requires you to complete a series of tasks in an interactive lab experience.
  • Elevate your profile when you share your Microsoft-verified credentials and skills across your professional network, leaving no doubt about your expertise.

As a Microsoft Training Services Partner, we prepare you optimally for the Microsoft Applied Skills Credentials in our training courses.

Data & AI


Modern Work

Business Applications


Celebrate and share your Microsoft-verified Credential on LinkedIn!

Post new your Microsoft Applied Skills credential on LinkedIn following your course attendance! If you link and mention Fast Lane, you have the chance to win a discount voucher for your next Microsoft Applied Skills training:

  • For the 1st post you will receive a 50% discount voucher for your next Microsoft Applied Skills course of your choice.
  • The 2nd and 3rd posts, receive a 30% discount voucher for your next Microsoft Applied Skills courses of your choice.
  • The 4th to 10th posts, receive a 20% discount voucher for your next Microsoft Applied Skills courses of your choice.

We will contact you regarding the discount voucher after your post.

Do you have questions about Microsoft Applied Skills?

Simply let us know your questions via our contact form or give us a call: +49 40 253346-10. We will be happy to advise you.