Microsoft Learn

AI Skills Challenge​

Gaining AI skills can increase wages by an average of 21%. Whether you're a seasoned technology professional or are just starting out, this month-long immersive challenge will help you gain the skills, confidence, and Microsoft Credentials needed to excel in the era of AI.


Choose your challenge

Choose from four cutting-edge AI topics. Each features a challenge with a selection of resources to help you succeed, including interactive Microsoft Learn community events, live and recorded learning sessions delivered by AI experts, plus training and preparation resources to support you in earning your Microsoft Credentials. By completing one of the challenges, you can become eligible for a free Microsoft Certification exam (limit one per customer, terms and conditions apply). Depending on the challenge topic you choose you can learn how to do the following:

  • Build your own generative AI applications
  • Work smarter, be more productive and boost creativity with AI-infused tools
  • Reshape how users' access, manage, and act on data with a single, AI-powered platform
  • Use an enterprise-grade AI service for the end-to-end machine learning lifecycle

Pick a topic and get started on your challenge!

Go beyond the challenge

Accelerate your AI learning journey with this selection of community events, videos and training resources on Microsoft Fabric! Exploration of this content is not required to become eligible for the free certification offer.

Meet with Peers and Experts​

Enhance your technical journey and engage with a diverse, inclusive, and global community of learners and experts.

Learning room: Fabric and Power BI with Ashraf Ghonaim (MVP, MCT)

More community activities

Watch Shows

Practice and apply technical skills through live and pre-recorded learning sessions led by our subject matter experts.

View available shows

Explore Instructor-Led Training

Find the best offers and discounts on AI training with the support of global, leading Microsoft Training Services Partners who deliver high-quality, interactive and engaging learning experiences.

Training Services Partner offers

Pick your path

Microsoft Credentials offer the complementary power of Applied Skills, which help you prove project-specific skills, and our industry-recognized Microsoft Certifications, which ensure you have critical role-based skills for your cloud and AI transformation.

Microsoft Applied Skills

Why get a credential?

Validation for the skill sets needed to implement critical projects aligned to business goals and objectives. Skill up for in-demand technical scenarios to showcase what you can do and what you can bring to key projects in your organization.

Explore Applied Skills

Microsoft Certifications

Why get certified?

Microsoft Certifications align to the job roles businesses rely on most, enabling them to identify talent and remain competitive as technology continues to rapidly change.

Explore Certification

Get Started with Microsoft Copilot

Microsoft Copilot provides AI-powered features that deliver tailored insights and intelligent suggestions, transforming your everyday tasks into opportunities for growth and innovation. Explore the Copilot experiences available in many Microsoft products, along with how to create plugins and build your own experiences.

Learn more

New skills for a new way of working

AI offers tremendous potential to empower workers around the world – but only if everyone, everywhere has the skills to use it. Learn more about how Microsoft is helping people around the world stay ahead of emerging skills gaps and succeed in a rapidly changing economy.

Learn more

Connect with us