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Course Managing Modern Desktops (MD-101) e-learning
  • Microsoft official course
  • Practical online labs
  • Official Microsoft course material
  • Incl. practice exam
  • Practical training

Course Managing Modern Desktops (MD-101) e-learning


In this course, students will learn how to plan and implement an implementation strategy for the operating system using modeling and implementation methods, and how to implement an update strategy. Students are introduced to the key components of modern management and co-management strategies. This course also covers what it takes to incorporate Microsoft Intune into your organization. Students will also learn about methods for implementing and managing apps and browser-based applications. Students will learn the key concepts of security in modern management. including authentication. identities, access, and compliance policies. Students learn about technologies such as Azure Active Directory, Azure Information Protection, and Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection, and how to use them to protect devices and data.


  • Planning an Operating System Deployment Strategy
  • Implementing Windows 10
  • Managing Updates for Windows 10
  • Device Enrollment
  • Configuring Profiles
  • Application Management
  • Managing Authentication in Azure AD
  • Managing Device Access and Compliance
  • Managing Security


The Modern Desktop Administrator implements, configures, secures, manages and monitors devices and client applications in a corporate environment. Responsibilities include managing identity, access, policies, updates and apps. The MDA works with the M365 Enterprise Administrator to design and implement a device strategy that meets the business needs of a modern organization.

The Modern Desktop Administrator must be familiar with M365 workloads and have strong skills and experience in implementing, configuring and maintaining Windows 10 and non-Windows devices. The role of MDA is more focused on cloud services than on on-premises management technologies. The training prepares for Microsoft Exam MD-101: Managing Modern Desktops, which is part of Microsoft 365 Certified: Modern Desktop Administrator Associate certification.

Training materials

To follow this training you will officially receive Microsoft study and practice material. You will receive the e-book that serves as a reference for the practical execution of assignments in an online learning environment. You will receive six months access to this learning environment for which you do not need any software, only a computer with an internet connection. In the labs, you work through scenarios in which you can directly apply what you have learned in practice.

By means of a practice exam you can prepare yourself well for the accompanying Microsoft exam. You can also take this practice exam online. It consists of questions similar to the questions you can expect at the actual exam and provides detailed explanations of both correct and incorrect answers. The training is completely in English and will be completed in approximately 3 days.


After completing this e-learning you can:

  • Planning, developing and executing an operating system strategy
  • Understand the benefits and methods of co-management strategies
  • Logging on and configuring devices
  • Manage and run applications
  • Plan a strategy for managing mobile applications
  • Manage users and authentication through Azure AD and Active Directory DS
  • Define and implement methods to protect data and devices


After completing the e-learning you will receive a certificate from Learnit.

Prior knowledge

Some knowledge of or experience with Microsoft 365 Workloads is required. In addition, strong skills in running, configuring and managing Windows 10 and non-Windows 10 devices are required to follow this e-learning. It is recommended that you first complete the predecessor to this training: Windows 10 (MD-100).


During this e-learning you get 6 months access to the online learning environment in which you apply the material to practice. If you follow the training to obtain Microsoft 365 Certified: Modern Desktop Administrator Associate, you will also need to complete MD-100: Windows 10.

This training and the corresponding exam can also be booked with us. The costs of the exam are €175 (excl. VAT). You can schedule the exam online and follow it at a time that suits you. During the exam you will be monitored by a proctor via webcam and microphone. If you would like to take this exam, you can indicate this in the comments field on the registration form.

All the advantages in a row:
  • 6 months access to the learning environment
  • A practice test
  • Preparation for Microsoft Exam MD-100: Windows 10 which is part of Microsoft 365 Certified: Modern Desktop Administrator Associate
  • The official Microsoft study material


E-Learning, per person:

Price (excl. VAT)

€ 680,-

VAT 21%

€ 142,80

Total Incl. vat

€ 822,80