Microsoft Certified Professionals should initially have a degree in software engineering, data technology or related areas. Aside from this particular degree, the up-and-comer attempts a proper preparation program specific for the activity position and gains this affirmation by finishing an exhaustive test. The test must be set up and planned for advance.
Advantages of certification
Recognition of your knowledge and operational experience with products Microsoft;
Access to technical information it is direct from Microsoft, invitations to conferences Microsoft, technical seminars and
Access to specialized electronic forums allowing MCP to communicate with Microsoft and with each other;
Sub scription on Microsoft Certified Professional Magazine-Professional Magazine for MCP;
Use of trade mark Microsoft Certified Professional and other materials for identification you as MCP for colleagues and clients.
To receive MCP status, it is necessary to pass one obligatory exam (any of the certified examinations Microsoft exists at the moment) who provides a reliable and objective estimation of technical knowledge and an operational experience with the candidate product.