Managing Modern Desktops MD-101 Training Course

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  • Learn how to plan, implement and maintain a Microsoft Windows operating system deployment strategy.
  • Advance your career, earn recognition and validate your knowledge by achieving an Associate-level Microsoft certificate in just five days.
  • Learn from anywhere with our Live Online option that allows you to study your way, keeping travel and costs to a minimum. Find out more .
  • Successful completion of the MD 101 course and included exam will award you the MD-101: Managing Modern Desktops qualification and 35 CPD points.

  • Training course outline

    The MD 101 Managing Modern Desktops Training Course provides the knowledge to plan, implement and maintain a Microsoft Windows OS deployment strategy using modern methods. It also prepares you to pass the MD-101: Managing Modern Desktops exam on the first attempt.

    Our experienced Microsoft trainer will use MOC (Microsoft Official Courseware) and MLO (Microsoft Labs Online) to cover the following:

  • Deploying and updating operating systems.
  • Managing policies and profiles.
  • Managing and protecting devices.
  • Managing applications and data.

  • COVID-19: remote delivery options

    We would like to reassure our clients that all training courses will go ahead as scheduled during the current COVID-19 situation. As a company that fully embraces flexible and remote working, we have adjusted our delivery methods to allow you to learn from anywhere. Our Classroom / Live Online delivery option enables you to attend either in person or online. Please also refer to our COVID-19 policy.

    Managing Modern Desktops MD-101 Training Course benefits

    Accredited by Microsoft

    As an approved Microsoft Global Training Partner, we deliver your Microsoft MD 101 training course using an experienced MCT (Microsoft Certified Trainer) and MOC (Microsoft Official Courseware).

    Delivered by professionals

    Real-world Microsoft practitioners will help you develop your career as a Microsoft Windows professional.

    Learn from anywhere

    Real-world Microsoft practitioners will help you develop your career as a Microsoft Windows professional.

    Fast-track to MD 101 certification

    Achieve a globally recognised Microsoft qualification in just five days.

    Who should attend this course?

    Any business decision-maker or IT professional who aspires to understand and deploy a Microsoft Windows OS in their organisation, and any individual who plans a career as a Microsoft administrator or security professional.

    Why choose IT Governance for your training needs?

  • Pass first time or train again for free – we have trained more than 17,000 people and we’re confident you’ll pass with us the first time. If you don’t, we’ll train you again for free.*
  • Maximise time effectiveness - reduce unnecessary time away from the office with a comprehensive revision programme that is proven to be more considerably more effective than self-study preparation.
  • We’re acknowledged leaders in ISO 27001, information security, the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) and business continuity management training.
  • Trained by industry experts – our trainers are working consultants with years of practical, hands-on experience.
  • Learn from anywhere – our Classroom / Live Online delivery option enables you to attend either in person or online.
  • Access your training anywhere – all our course materials are provided as a digital copy, allowing you to access them anywhere and at any time. Documents will be made available 20 days before your course.
  • Business solutions to suit you – whether you’re a multinational wanting us to manage all your training needs or a small business wishing to boost your workforce skills, we offer a range of training solutions.

  • * Terms and conditions apply

    Course details

    What does this training course cover?

  • Module 1: Planning an operating system deployment strategy
  • Module 2: Implementing Windows 10
  • Module 3: Managing updates for Windows 10
  • Module 4: Device enrolment
  • Module 5: Configuring profiles
  • Module 6: Application management
  • Module 7: Managing authentication in Azure Active Directory
  • Module 8: Managing device access and compliance
  • Module 9: Managing security

  • What’s included in this course?

  • Complete MD 101 study material (digital copy provided as a PDF file).
  • Microsoft MD 101 exam voucher (Pearson VUE).
  • A certificate of attendance.

  • What equipment do I need?

    You will need a laptop for the duration of your course and exam.

    Course duration and times

  • Day 1: 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
  • Day 2: 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
  • Day 3: 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
  • Day 4: 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
  • Day 5: 9:30 am – 5:00 pm

  • Are there any prerequisites for this course?

    We recommend that all attendees have:

  • A basic understanding of computer networks and hardware concepts
  • Basic knowledge of operating system and application concepts.
  • Experience with using Windows OS.
  • Completed the Microsoft Windows 10 (MD-100) course.

  • Exams and qualifications

    MD-101: Managing Modern Desktops exam

    This course prepares candidates for the MD-101: Managing Modern Desktops exam, administered by Pearson VUE on behalf of Microsoft.

  • Delivery method: Online
  • Duration: 120 minutes
  • Questions: 60
  • Format: Multiple choice
  • Passing score: 700 out of 1,000

  • This course is equivalent to:


    CPD points

    What qualifications will I receive?

    MD-101: Managing Modern Desktops

    Ways to learn

    Learn from anywhere with our range of instructor-led courses

    Wherever you are in the world, you can now attend an IT Governance online course and get the full benefit of a classroom session.

    To make your life as easy as possible, we offer three ways to attend an instructor-led course:


    Our instructor-led courses are hosted at professional training centres located in major cities across the UK.

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    Live Online

    Our instructor-led Live Online courses are hosted and delivered live by one of our expert trainers.

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    Learn from anywhere

    Our instructor-led Classroom / Live Online courses give you the flexibility of attending a classroom course, either in person or by joining the classroom course online.

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    The benefits of learning from anywhere

  • Choosing an online option means you save on travel, parking, hotels and other fees.
  • Learn and obtain a professional certification from the comfort of your home.
  • Our courses use the latest conferencing technology that is compatible with all devices.
  • Our trainers focus on maximising audience participation and getting the most out of our online attendees.
  • All trainers have been hand-picked for their technical and practical expertise.
  • You have full control over your course booking, meaning you can edit delegate details, course dates and any special requirements.
  • Our Classroom / Live Online courses give you the full experience of a classroom course, whether you attend in person or join the classroom online from your home or office.

  • Find out more about the benefits of learning from anywhere


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    03 Oct 2022 United Kingdom Book now

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