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Microsoft Software Assurance

Microsoft Software Assurance for Volume Licensing helps boost organizational productivity with 24x7 support, deployment planning services, and technical training, the latest Microsoft software releases, unique technologies, plus support for cloud services adoption, all in one cost-effective program.

Get to know the entire suite of Microsoft Software Assurance program benefits.

Software Assurance training benefits

Software Assurance training benefits help boost productivity by providing training to ensure effective and efficient deployment, management, support, and adoption of new Microsoft software without impacting your training budget. Software Assurance’s training benefit provides technical training through the Software Assurance training vouchers (SATV) program.

Using your Software Assurance training benefit

Software Assurance E-Learning

NEW! Software Assurance eLearning is being replaced with Microsoft Learn. Beginning November 1, 2018 the current E-Learning Software Assurance benefit and associated platform are being retired, and access to current courses, transcripts, completion certificates and administrative tools residing on those sites will be unavailable. Microsoft Learn is a free, interactive, quick, and fun way to learn Microsoft products and services! Microsoft Learn helps you quickly learn new skills with step-by-step interactive tutorials including videos and hands-on learning.

You will be able to access the Microsoft Learn training resources at the following locations.

Courses by ProductNew location
WindowsDownload Center
Window ServerLearn
AzureMicrosoft Learn

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Software Assurance training vouchers

Software Assurance training vouchers provide in-depth technical training for IT professionals and developers. Developed by Microsoft experts with classroom training, taught by Microsoft Certified Trainers and Microsoft Official Courses On Demand (MOD) hosted online and taught by top trainers. Training vouchers help your IT staff deploy, manage, support new software and stay current with technology—without impacting your budget.

Your company receives a number of training days based on the amount of qualifying Microsoft Office and/or Windows software licenses covered with Software Assurance. Training voucher eligibility depends on having a minimum number of licenses covered by Software Assurance. This number varies by licensing program. For more details on Software Assurance Training Voucher entitlement, refer to the Microsoft Product List for Volume Licensing.

The ability to access your training vouchers expires with your Software Assurance coverage. If you create a training voucher before your Software Assurance coverage expires, the voucher remains valid for 180 days after the date it was created.

Eligible courses are as follows:

  • Microsoft Official Courseware (designed for IT professionals or developers)
  • Exams
  • Microsoft Course Certificates

Ineligible courses include courses created for information workers such as:

Software Assurance training voucher resources

Use the following resources to learn more about Software Assurance training vouchers:


End user support

Benefit managers

Partner Support

  • Get help processing your training benefits by contacting the RSC’s
    • Step 1: Please go to: http://aka.ms/rsc
    • Step 2: Under “Area”, please choose “Program and Membership”
    • Step 3: Under “Category”, please choose “Software Assurance”
    • Step 4: Under “Topic”, please choose “Software Assurance Training Voucher