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Microsoft Viva Learning

Empower employees to prioritize their growth and development.1

Discover, share, and prioritize learning

Seamlessly bring learning into the flow of work with Viva Learning, built for Microsoft Teams and Microsoft 365.

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Social learning

Make learning collaborative

Make learning collaborative

Enable social learning using the collaboration capabilities in Teams.

Create a collaborative learning space for your team

Add a learning tab to your Teams channel to find, select, and pin trainings in the channels where you work with others.

Foster conversations about learning

Share learning content in Teams messages, meeting chats, or emails. Encourage peer learning and mentoring conversations.

Share learning recommendations with colleagues

Recommend relevant learning content to peers and colleagues, track their reported completion progress, and view courses recommended for you.

Empower employees to control their learning journey

Make progress on learning tasks and goals with intuitive views and timely prompts.

View required learnings

Connect learning management systems to view and access assigned learning content.

Stay on top of learning tasks

Get notifications in Teams for new or overdue learning tasks.

Protect learning time

Add learning courses to your calendar to prioritize personal growth and development. Get weekly suggestions via briefing email to book learning time.

Organize learning content and tasks

Quickly access bookmarked, recently viewed, recommended, assigned, and recently completed courses in the My Learning view.

Aggregate learning from across your organization

Help employees find relevant content from learning sources across your organization.

Aggregate all learning content in one place

Connect learning content from Microsoft, your own organization, and the learning providers and learning management systems your organization uses.

Get personalized learning suggestions

Receive system-generated suggestions based on personal interests and trending content at your organization.

Discover learning across Microsoft 365

See relevant learning results whenever you use Microsoft Search—in Bing for Work, Office.com, and SharePoint.

Highlight trending content

Feature top-of-mind content for employees from any connected learning source in the featured carousel banner.

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See Viva Learning in action

Watch product demos and see how the learning partner ecosystem works seamlessly with Viva Learning.

Access content across the learning ecosystem

Microsoft Learn
Microsoft 365 Training
LinkedIn Learning
Skillsoft
Coursera
Pluralsight
edX
Cornerstone
SAP SuccessFactors
Josh Bersin Academy
Edcast
Udacity
Udemy
Harvard Business Publishing
Infosec
Go1
OpenSesame

Microsoft 365

The features with checkmarks in this column are included in Microsoft 365 and Office 365 plans for enterprise.

Microsoft Viva Learning

The full employee learning solution.

Microsoft Viva Learning £3.00
user/month
Price does not include VAT.

(annual subscription—auto renews)6

Save 25%*

Microsoft Viva suite

Empower people and teams to be their best from anywhere with the full employee experience suite, including Viva Learning, Viva Insights, and Viva Topics.

Microsoft Viva suite Full price was £9.07 Now £6.80
user/month
Price does not include VAT.

(annual subscription—auto renews)6

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Microsoft Viva Learning Microsoft Viva suite
Microsoft Viva Learning
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Viva Learning in Teams
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Access full Microsoft Learn and Microsoft 365 Training libraries and the top 125 LinkedIn Learning courses
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Search, share, and chat about learning content
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Create learning tabs in Teams channels
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Organization-generated learning content with SharePoint and Viva Learning
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Course recommendations and progress tracking
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Integration with partner content providers
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Integration with learning management systems
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Surface learning content in Microsoft Search across Bing.com, Office.com, and SharePoint.com5

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Add learning content to calendar with suggested time slots

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Microsoft Viva Connections
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Customize Viva Connections with your company branding
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Create a centralized destination that’s personalized for employees
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Provide a unified communications channel to aggregate and share essential information
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Target communications and dashboard items to individuals or groups
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Boost critical items to maximize exposure
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Build a modern employee experience on your existing infrastructure
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Integration with partner providers and human resources systems
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Create custom adaptive cards to connect to your existing applications
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Microsoft Viva Insights
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Personal insights in Teams
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Viva Insights add-in and inline suggestions in Outlook
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Your daily briefing email
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Your monthly digest email and personal insights dashboard
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Premium personal insights: effective meetings tab in Teams with insights and recommendations

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Coming soon

Premium personal insights: initiate shared effective meetings plan
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Manager insights for leading strong teams
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Leader insights for seeing trends across the enterprise
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Custom analysis tools and accelerators
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Microsoft Viva Topics
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Search connectors (index items)
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Expertise finding
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Topic cards, pages, and centers
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Topic highlights in SharePoint, Office, and Microsoft Search
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Topic highlights in Teams, Outlook, and Yammer
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Coming in 2022

Answer concierge and contextual search
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Coming in 2022

Empower teams and individuals

94% of employees say they would stay at a company longer if it invested in their learning and development (LinkedIn).2

84% of L&D leaders say it’s important to integrate digital learning into corporate collaboration platforms (Fosway Group).3

79% of CEOs say talent and skills of their workforce is their number one issue (PwC).4

Additional resources

Viva Learning Webinar

Find out how to create a culture of learning in your organization by enabling employees to learn targeted skills in the flow of work.

Viva Learning Infographic

Read about how learning in the flow of work impacts employee productivity, growth, and retention.

Scenario guide

See Viva Learning in action through different roles and scenarios.

Viva Learning Support

See how to add Viva Learning to Microsoft Teams and manage your learning content.

Get started with Viva Learning

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Empower people and teams to be their best

Viva Learning is part of Microsoft Viva, the employee experience platform designed to help people connect, focus, learn, and thrive at work.

* Save 25% when you buy before Sep. 1, 2022.
1 Viva Learning is not intended to be used by children or students. Viva Learning licenses should only be assigned to individuals who are at least 18 years of age. This includes licenses for Microsoft Viva for Faculty, Viva Learning for faculty, Microsoft Viva with Glint add-on for Faculty, Microsoft 365 A3 - Unattended License for faculty, Microsoft 365 A3 for faculty, Microsoft 365 A5 for faculty, Microsoft 365 A5 with Calling Minutes for Faculty, Microsoft 365 A5 without Audio Conferencing for faculty, Office 365 A1 for faculty, Office 365 A1 for faculty (for Device), Office 365 A1 Plus for faculty, Office 365 A3 for faculty, Office 365 A5 for faculty, Office 365 A5 with Calling Minutes for Faculty, Office 365 A5 without Audio Conferencing for faculty, Office 365 Education E1 for Faculty, Office 365 Education E3 for Faculty, and Office 365 Education for Homeschool for faculty, which should only be assigned to an institution's adult faculty and employees, and should not be assigned to students.

2 2019 Workplace Learning Report, LinkedIn Learning.
3 How Is COVID-19 Changing Learning? Fosway Group, June 2020.
4 Talent Trends 2019: Upskilling for a Digital World, PwC.
5 Requires a minimum of 1 purchased license for admin to enable feature for entire tenant.
6 Once your paid subscription begins, cancelation policies vary based on your status as a new customer, product, and domain selections on Microsoft. Learn more. Cancel your Microsoft 365 subscription any time by going to the Microsoft 365 admin center. When a subscription is canceled, all associated data will be deleted. Learn more about data retention, deletion, and destruction in Microsoft 365.