3 reasons to get certified at PASS Summit 2014!

PASS Summit 2014 is right around the corner!  Register by September 26th 2014 to take advantage of the PASS Summit discounted pricing.  PASS Summit is not only a great opportunity to attend the highest rated technical sessions but it’s also one of the best times to get certified.

Why should you get certified at PASS Summit 2014?

1. Certifications help grow your career

With Microsoft Training and Certification you can keep your skills relevant, applicable, and competitive, and with the Certification Central onsite at PASS Summit, you’ll have the chance to learn, practice, and even talk one-on-one with the training experts on a variety of technologies. Microsoft Certification is an industry standard recognized worldwide.

2. Only PASS Summit attendees get special pricing

All Microsoft certification exams will be offered at 50% off the regular price to registered PASS Summit attendees! Take advantage of this great opportunity to fulfill your certification requirements at a 50% discount during PASS Summit 2014. This opportunity is only available to registered PASS Summit 2014 attendees – at just $75 USD per exam, it’s like getting two exams for the price of one.   

3. Free exam prep sessions and practice test only at PASS Summit


In order to secure your desired testing timeslot, pre-registering for your exams is always preferred – but of course you can register for your exams onsite. Visit us at Certification Central to find out which exams and certification paths are right for you, and register to take an exam.


Not sure you’re ready for that exam yet? Come over to The Study Hall, a dedicated, quiet environment where you can study on your own, take a FREE Practice Test, and select from hundreds of on-demand training.


Join us for a brand new kind of introductory certification session at PASS Summit. Updated from the original Certification 101 session, we’ll help you navigate through the new certifications, the new question types introduced in 2012 and 2013, the migration paths for individuals already certified, and the benefits of certification in your career. Want to get certified?  This is the place to start!


Get ready for your next certification test with these interactive study groups led by MCT Ambassadors onsite at PASS Summit. Your leaders will guide you through the most desired exams to ensure you’re prepared. Check the event session guide for exact dates and times – if you’re planning to take an exam, make sure you fit these into your week!


You don’t have to miss sessions or the parties – Wednesday, November 5th will host extended exam hours. The Exam Room and Study Hall will be open until 8pm on Wed night.  Space will be limited.



Certification Testing Center Hours:

Study Hall/Information Desk Hours:

Exam Prep Sessions

*subject to change




 No Exams











10:15 AM – 11:30 PM

Microsoft Certification and Your Career

1:00 PM – 2:45 PM

Exam Prep session for Exam 70-410, 70-411, 70-412 – MCSA: Windows Server 2012 

3:00 PM – 4:15 PM

Exam Prep session for Exam 70-461 – MCSA: SQL Server 2012




10:15 AM-8:00 PM



10:15 AM-8:00 PM



10:15 AM – 12:00 PM

Exam Prep session for Exam 70-410, 70-411, 70-412 – MCSA: Windows Server 2012

1:30 PM – 2:45 PM

Exam Prep session for Exam 70-462 – MCSA: SQL Server 2012

3:00 PM – 4:15 PM

Exam Prep session for Exam 70-463 – MCSA: SQL Server 2012




10:15 AM-6:00 PM



10:15 AM-6:00 PM



10:15 AM – 11:45 AM

Exam Prep Session for Exam 70-483: Programming in C#

1:30 AM – 2:45 PM

Exam Prep session for Exam 70-464 and 70-465 – MCSE: Data Platform

3:00 AM – 4:15 PM

Exam Prep session for Exam 70-466 and 70-467 – MCSE: Business Intelligence



10:30 AM-5:30 PM


 10:30 AM-5:30 PM


8:00 AM – 9:30 AM

Exam Prep session for Exam 70-461 – MCSA: SQL Server 2012 (Repeat)

9:45 AM – 11:15 AM

Exam Prep session for Exam 70-331 and 70-332 – SharePoint Server 2013

Don’t wait to register for your preferred exam time at PASS Summit 2014!   Follow these simple step-by-step instructions.

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  14. Verify Exam order details
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