Course Description

In this course, you will learn how to build apps with low-code techniques to simplify, automate, and transform business tasks and processes using Microsoft Power Platform. You will learn how to design business solutions, analyze and visualize data using Power BI, and create Power Apps applications. You will also learn how to build workflows with Power Automate and Dataverse, and create a chatbot with Power Virtual Agents.

This course covers the objectives for Microsoft Exam PL-100: Microsoft Power Platform App Maker.

University of Calgary is Microsoft Education Global Training Partner. 


Course Details

Learning Outcomes:

By completion of this course, successful students will be able to:

  • Design business solutions
  • Analyze and visualize data using Power BI
  • Create Power Apps application 
  • Build workflow with Power Automate and Dataverse for Teams
  • Create a chatbot with Power Virtual Agents and Dataverse for Teams


  • Introduction to Microsoft Power Platform
  • Create a model-driven app in Power Apps
  • Create a Canvas App in Power Apps
  • Automate a business process using Power Automate
  • Create and use analytics reports with Power BI
  • Get started with AI Builder
  • Create a chatbot with Power Virtual Agents and Dataverse for Teams


This course includes hands-on activities to reinforce the concepts taught and provide a practical learning experience.

Lab access will be provided at no additional cost.


No mandatory pre-requisite. 

Self-assessment for enrolment: 

A minimum of 6 months relevant working experience and knowledge in: 

  • Data modelling, user experience design, requirements analysis and process analysis skills 

Recommended prerequisites: 

  • ITF 150 Microsoft Power Platform Fundamentals 
  • ICT 287 Data Modeling for IT Projects 

Applies Towards the Following Program(s)

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Online Synchronous
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5:00PM to 8:00PM
Mar 19, 2024 to Apr 18, 2024
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Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $979.00
Required Software
This course includes extensive hands-on activities designed to help you learn by working. To complete the labs in this course, you will need: A modern web browser - for example, Microsoft Edge A Microsoft Azure subscription (which will be provided)
Section Notes

Classes are held online in real time (Mountain Time) at the specified time and dates.

Students will require access to a computer with the required software, Internet connection, a headset with speakers and microphone, webcam, and a monitor large enough to display multiple applications (or the use of two monitors).

This course uses Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning management system, and Zoom web conferencing software. The instructor will post the course outline and other materials in D2L. For more information, please visit our Online Learning Resources.

Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am MT the day before the start date. Students registered on (or after) the start date will receive access within one day of registration.

Students unfamiliar with online learning are encouraged to take our free Digital Skills for Learning Online course.

Unless otherwise stated, notice of withdrawal or transfer from a course must be received at least seven calendar days prior to the start date of the course.

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