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A comprehensive, interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help student and adult learners succeed on standardized academic or professional occupation licensing tests.
Pure Michigan Talent Connect is your launch pad for new jobs, careers and talent. It is an online marketplace connecting Michigan’s job seekers and employers, and serves as a central hub linking all public and private stakeholders who support Michigan’s workforce. Pure Michigan Talent Connect serves as the state’s labor exchange system.
Technical Learning Content, Practice, and Certifications
In addition, Microsoft Learn is offering free and in-depth technical learning content that also supports these roles and job seekers pursuing developer roles can access the GitHub Learning Lab to practice their skills.
The industry-recognized Microsoft Certifications, listed below, are being offered at reduced cost.
Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals
Microsoft Certified: Azure Data Fundamentals
Microsoft Certified: Azure AI Fundamentals
Microsoft Certified: Power Platform Fundamentals
Microsoft 365 Certified: Fundamentals
Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate
Microsoft Certified: Azure Developer Associate
Microsoft Certified: Azure Security Engineer Associate
Microsoft Certified: Power Platform App Maker Associate
Microsoft 365 Certified: Teams Administrator Associate
Microsoft 365 Certified: Security Administrator Associate
Microsoft 365 Certified: Developer Associate
Microsoft Certified: Data Analyst Associate
Exams that normally cost $100 or more will be offered for $15 for individuals who are unemployed or furloughed due to COVID-19. Exams must be scheduled before December 31, 2020 to be completed before March 31, 2021. All exams are available in English, Spanish, French, German, and more. See the website for complete Terms and Conditions.
Effective January 18, 2021 the library building is open for 30 minute visits. Masks are required. Library hours, including curbside pickup, are Monday-Thursday, 10am-6pm, Friday-Saturday, 10am-2pm. See Reopening Info for details.