Microsoft IT Academy

Prognoz Training Center is a participant in the Microsoft IT Academy Program, which is designed to train highly-skilled professionals in Microsoft software products and information technologies.

Microsoft training courses are multi-level, practice-oriented, and intended for a wide range of trainees.

The IT Academy curriculum includes the following Microsoft product courses:

  • Microsoft Windows operating systems
  • Microsoft Office products:
    • Microsoft Office Word
    • Microsoft Office Excel
    • Microsoft Office PowerPoint
    • Microsoft Office Outlook
    • Microsoft Office Visio
    • Microsoft Office Project
    • Microsoft Office Publisher
    • Microsoft Office OneNote
    • Microsoft Office Access
    • Microsoft Office InfoPath
    • Microsoft SharePoint
    • Microsoft Dynamics products

The knowledge and skills that you acquire improve your level of proficiency in Microsoft Windows and Office environments and prepare you for the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification exams. The MOS certification is a globally recognized credential that demonstrates your facility in working with Microsoft Office.

The IT Academy curriculum also includes professional training courses in the following areas:

  • Microsoft Windows administration
  • Microsoft Windows Server administration
  • Microsoft SQL Server administration
  • Database architecture for Microsoft SQL Server
  • Application development in the Microsoft Visual Studio environment
  • Microsoft Exchange Server administration
  • Microsoft Windows network information security administration
  • Microsoft SharePoint Server administration
  • Portal solution development based on Microsoft SharePoint
  • Microsoft Hyper-V-based virtual solution administration
  • Microsoft Dynamics product administration

These courses teach the knowledge and skills necessary to provide technical support; operate Microsoft-powered workstations, servers, and network infrastructure; and develop complex applications and databases.

Specialists who complete Microsoft IT Academy training courses can confirm their qualification by taking the Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) and Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP) exams.

Training courses under the IT Academy program are delivered by certified instructors at Prognoz computer classrooms in Moscow and Perm. Training courses can be also delivered onsite or remotely using distance learning courses and webinars. After course completion, trainees are issued Microsoft IT Academy certificates.