Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)

From £2,820

What is a MCITP?

The Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP) credential provides IT professionals with a simpler and more targeted framework to showcase their technical skills in addition to the skills required for specific job roles. This credential is geared towards IT professionals who use technologies such as Microsoft SQL Server, Windows 7, Windows Server, SharePoint Server and Exchange Server.

The MCITP certification lets you highlight your specific area of expertise. Now, you can easily distinguish yourself as an expert in database administration, database development, messaging administration, server administration or business intelligence. The IT Professional certifications are as follows:

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The Benefits of Using F1 to Certify

F1 Computing, a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, has been a training company for over 20 years and uses this expertise to ensure that its training clients have both the theoretical knowledge supplied by Microsoft Official Curriculum and the practical knowledge that its certified trainers can give.

F1 knows that sometimes some of the material on a course is difficult to get to grips with. To help delegates pass MCP exams, F1 allows certification package delegates to re-sit any course if they feel it will help them pass their MCP.

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How to Obtain a MCITP Certification

Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Database Developer 2008

This certification demonstrates that you can design, create, deploy and maintain database solutions by using SQL Server 2008.

MCITP candidates must first complete the requirements for the MCTS: SQL Server 2008 Database Developer certification (one exam). After earning this credential, candidates earn their MCITP: Database Developer 2008 by passing one required exam.
NB. There is no additional classroom training for the final exam.  F1 has supplemented this route with books(s) as an alternative preparation tool. 

Required Exams (2) 70-433: TS: Microsoft SQL Server 2008, Database Development
70-451: PRO: Designing Database Solutions and Data Access Using Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Courses 2778: Writing Queries Using Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Transact-SQL
6231: Maintaining a Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Database
6232: Implementing a Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Database
Classroom Days 13
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£3,650 + VAT

If you are already a MCITP: Database Developer 2005, you may upgrade to the MCITP: Database Developer 2008 certification by taking one upgrade exam.  Passing this exam will also award the MCTS: SQL Server 2008, Database Development certification.

Required Exams (1) 70-454: UPGRADE: Transition Your MCITP SQL Server 2005 Database Developer to MCITP SQL Server 2008 Database Developer 

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Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Database Administrator 2008

This certification demonstrates that you can design, deploy, optimise and maintain SQL Server 2008.

MCITP candidates must first complete the requirements for the MCTS: SQL Server 2008 Implementation and Maintenance certification (one exam). After earning this credential, candidates earn their MCITP: Database Administrator by passing one required exam.
NB. There is no additional classroom training for the final exam.  F1 has supplemented this route with books(s) as an alternative preparation tool. 

Required Exams (2) 70-432: TS: Microsoft SQL Server 2008, Implementation and Maintenance
70-450: PRO: Designing, Optimising and Maintaining a Database Server Infrastructure Using Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Courses 2778: Writing Queries Using Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Transact-SQL
6231: Maintaining a Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Database
Classroom Days 8
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£2,820 + VAT

If you are already a MCITP: Database Administrator 2005, you may upgrade to the MCITP: Database Administrator 2008 certification by taking one upgrade exam.  Passing this exam will also award the MCTS: SQL Server 2008, Implementation and Maintenance certification.

Required Exams (1) 70-453: UPGRADE: Transition Your MCITP SQL Server 2005 DBA to MCITP SQL Server 2008 DBA  

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Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Business Intelligence Developer 2008

This certification demonstrates that you can design, create, deploy and maintain business intelligence solutions using SQL Server 2008.

MCITP candidates must first complete the requirements for the MCTS: SQL Server 2008 Business Intelligence certification (one exam). After achieving this credential, candidates earn their MCITP: Business Intelligence Developer 2008 by passing the required exam.

Required Exams (2) 70-448: TS: Microsoft SQL Server 2008, Business Intelligence Development and Maintenance
70-452: PRO: SQL Server 2008, Business Intelligence Development and Maintenance
Courses 6234: Implementing and Maintaining Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services
6235: Implementing and Maintaining Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Integration Services
6236: Implementing and Maintaining Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Analysis Services
50399: Designing a Business Intelligence Solution by Using Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Classroom Days 14
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£4,820 + VAT

If you are already a MCITP: Business Intelligence Developer 2005, you may upgrade to the MCITP: Business Intelligence Developer 2008 certification by taking one upgrade exam.  Passing this exam will also award the MCTS: SQL Server 2008, Business Intelligence Development and Maintenance certification.

Required Exams (1) 70-455: UPGRADE: Transition Your MCITP SQL Server 2005 Business Intelligence Developer to MCITP SQL Server 2008 Business Intelligence Developer

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Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Enterprise Desktop Support Technician 7

This certification validates your ability to support and maintain systems and mobile devices that run Windows 7, including identifying the cause and resolution of desktop application, network, and security issues.

MCITP candidates must first complete the requirements for the MCTS: Windows 7 Client, Configuring credential (one exam). After achieving this credential, candidates earn their MCITP: Enterprise Desktop Support Technician 7 by passing the required PRO level exam.

Required Exams (2) 70-680: TS: Microsoft Windows 7 Client, Configuring
70-685: PRO: Windows 7, Enterprise Desktop Support Technician
Courses 6292: Installing and Configuring Windows 7 Client
50331: Windows 7, Enterprise Desktop Support Technician
Classroom Days 8
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£3,060 + VAT

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Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Enterprise Support Technician

This is the premier certification for support technicians. This certification demonstrates that you can support end users in medium-sized or enterprise environments with the most critical and difficult support issues. This includes the knowledge and skills to diagnose and resolve all types of desktop support issues, as well as issues involving mobile and personal devices.

MCITP candidates must first complete the requirements for the MCTS: Windows Vista, Configuring credential (one exam). After achieving this credential, candidates earn their MCITP: Enterprise Support Technician by passing the required exam.

Required Exams (2) 70-620: TS: Microsoft Windows Vista Client, Configuring
70-622: PRO: Supporting and Troubleshooting Applications on a Windows Vista Client for Enterprise Support Technicians
Courses 5115: Installing, Configuring and Troubleshooting Windows Vista
5118: Supporting Windows Vista and Applications in the Enterprise
Classroom Days 8
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£3,740 + VAT

If you are already a MCDST, you may upgrade to the MCITP: Enterprise Support Technician certification by taking one upgrade exam.

Required Exam (1) 70-621: PRO: Upgrading Your MCDST Certification to MCITP Enterprise Support

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Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Consumer Support Technician

This is the premier certification to highlight and validate your expertise and skill set in a job role supporting a broad range of consumer desktop operating systems, desktop applications, mobile devices, networking, and hardware support issues related to the Windows Vista operating system.

MCITP candidates must first complete the requirements for the MCTS: Windows Vista Configuration credential (one exam). After achieving this credential, candidates earn their MCITP: Consumer Support Technician by passing the required exam.

Required Exams (2) 70-620: TS: Microsoft Windows Vista Client, Configuring
70-623: PRO: Supporting and Troubleshooting Applications on a Windows Vista Client for Consumer Support Technicians
Courses 5115: Installing, Configuring and Troubleshooting Windows Vista
5118: Supporting Windows Vista and Applications in the Enterprise
Classroom Days 8
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£3,740 + VAT

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Microsoft Certified IT Professional: SharePoint Administrator 2010

This certification validates the skills needed to administer SharePoint 2010, including designing and deploying Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 infrastructures.

MCITP candidates must first complete the requirements for the MCTS: SharePoint 2010 Configuration credential (one exam). After achieving this credential, candidates can earn their MCITP: SharePoint Administrator 2010 by passing the required exam.

Required Exams (2) 70-667: TS: Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010, Configuring
70-668: PRO: Microsoft SharePoint 2010, Administrator
Courses 10174: Configuring, Managing and Troubleshooting SharePoint 2010
10231: Designing and Deploying Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Classroom Days 10
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£3,120 + VAT

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Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Enterprise Messaging Administrator 2010

This certification highlights the skills and knowledge associated with the planning and deployment of the Exchange servers in an enterprise environment.  This includes administering, deploying, managing, monitoring, upgrading, migrating and designing Exchange servers.

MCITP candidates must first complete the requirements for the MCTS: Exchange Server 2010, Configuring credential (one exam). After achieving this credential, candidates earn their MCITP: Enterprise Messaging Administrator 2010 by passing the required Pro level exam.

Required Exams (2) 70-662: TS: Microsoft Exchange Server 2010, Configuring
70-663: PRO: Designing and Deploying Messaging Solutions with Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Courses 10135: Configuring, Managing and Troubleshooting Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
10233: Designing and Deploying Messaging Solutions with Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Classroom Days 10
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£3,120 + VAT

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Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Enterprise Messaging Administrator

This is the premier certification to highlight the skills and knowledge associated with performing as the lead engineer for messaging solutions within a enterprise organisation, as well as the ability to design and deploy messaging solutions with Microsoft Exchange Server 2007.

MCITP candidates must first complete the requirements for the MCTS: Exchange Server 2007, Configuring credential (one exam). After achieving this credential, candidates earn their MCITP: Enterprise Messaging Administrator by passing the required exams.

Required Exams (3) 70-236: TS: Exchange Server 2007, Configuring
70-237: PRO: Designing Messaging Solutions with Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
70-238: PRO: Deploying Messaging Solutions with Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Courses 5047: Introduction to Installing and Managing Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
5049: Managing Messaging Security using Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
5050: Recovering Messaging Servers and Databases using Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
5051: Monitoring and Troubleshooting Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
5053: Designing a Messaging Infrastructure using Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
5054: Designing a High Availability Messaging Solution using Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
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£3,620 + VAT

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Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Enterprise Desktop Administrator 7

This certification validates your ability to deploy operating systems and desktop applications, and to manage the client life cycle.

MCITP candidates must first complete the requirements for the MCTS: Windows 7, Configuring credential (one exam). After achieving this credential, candidates earn their MCITP: Enterprise Desktop Administrator 7 by passing the required PRO level exam.

Required Exams (2) 70-680: TS: Microsoft Windows 7, Configuring
70-686: PRO: Windows 7, Enterprise Desktop Administrator
Courses 6292: Installing and Configuring Windows 7 Client
6294: Planning and Managing Windows 7 Desktop Deployments and Environments
Classroom Days 8
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£2,900 + VAT

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Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Enterprise Administrator

This is the leading certification for Windows Server 2008, providing widely recognized, objective validation of your skills in Windows infrastructure design and your readiness to excel in working with Windows Server 2008.

MCITP candidates must first complete the requirements for the four MCTS pre-requisite certifications (four exams). After achieving these certifications, candidates earn their MCITP: Enterprise Administrator by passing the required professional series exam.

Required Exams (5) 70-640: TS: Windows Server 2008 Active Directory, Configuring
70-642: TS: Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure, Configuring
70-643: TS: Windows Server 2008 Applications Infrastructure, Configuring
70-680: TS: Microsoft Windows 7, Configuring
70-647: PRO: Windows Server 2008, Enterprise Administrator
Courses 6418: Deploying Windows Server 2008
6419: Configuring, Managing and Maintaining Windows Server 2008 Servers
6421: Configuring and Troubleshooting a Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure
6425: Configuring Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Domain Services
6426: Configuring Identity and Access Solutions with Windows Server 2008 Active Directory
6427: Configuring and Troubleshooting Internet Information Services 7.0 in Windows Server 2008
6428: Configuring and Troubleshooting Windows Server 2008 Terminal Services Servers
6292: Installing and Configuring Windows 7 Client
6435: Designing a Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure
6436: Designing a Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Infrastructure and Services
6437: Designing a Windows Server 2008 Applications Infrastructure
Classroom Days 42
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£9,370 + VAT

If you are already a MCSA on Windows Server 2003, you may upgrade to the MCITP: Enterprise Administrator certification by taking four exams.

Required Exams (4) 70-648: UPGRADE: Upgrading Your MCSA on Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2008
70-643: TS: Windows Server 2008 Applications Infrastructure, Configuring
70-680: TS: Microsoft Windows 7, Configuring
70-647: PRO: Windows Server 2008, Enterprise Administrator

If you are already a MCSE on Windows Server 2003, you may upgrade to the MCITP: Enterprise Administrator certification by taking three exams.

Required Exams (3) 70-649: UPGRADE: Upgrading Your MCSE on Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2008
70-680: TS: Microsoft Windows 7, Configuring
70-647: PRO: Windows Server 2008, Enterprise Administrator

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Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Server Administrator

This credential is the leading certification for Windows Server 2008, providing widely recognized, objective validation of your leadership and problem-solving skills in working with Windows Server 2008.

MCITP candidates must first complete the requirements for the two MCTS pre-requisite certifications (two exams). After achieving these certifications, candidates earn their MCITP: Server Administrator by passing the required professional series exam.

Required Exams (3) 70-640: TS: Windows Server 2008 Active Directory, Configuring
70-642: TS: Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure, Configuring
70-646: PRO: Windows Server 2008, Server Administrator
Courses 6419: Configuring, Managing and Maintaining Windows Server 2008 Servers
6421: Configuring and Troubleshooting a Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure
6425: Configuring Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Domain Services
6426: Configuring Identity and Access Solutions with Windows Server 2008 Active Directory
6430: Managing and Maintaining Windows Server 2008 Servers
6434: Automating Windows Server 2008 Administration with Windows PowerShell
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£6,220+ VAT

If you are already a MCSA on Windows Server 2003, you may upgrade to the MCITP: Server Administrator certification by taking two exams.

Required Exams (2) 70-648: UPGRADE: Upgrading Your MCSA on Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2008
70-646: PRO: Windows Server 2008, Server Administrator

If you are already a MCSE on Windows Server 2003, you may upgrade to the MCITP: Server Administrator certification by taking two exams.

Required Exams (2) 70-649: UPGRADE: Upgrading Your MCSE on Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2008
70-646: PRO: Windows Server 2008, Server Administrator

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Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Virtualisation Administrator

This certification validates your knowledge and skills around Microsoft virtualization products, including Hyper-V, System Center Virtual Machine Manager, and Remote Desktop Services (RDS), in a Windows Server 2008 R2 infrastructure.

MCITP candidates must first complete the requirements for the MCTS: Windows Server 2008 R2 Desktop Virtualisation Configuration and either MCTS: Windows Server Virtualisation or MCTS: Windows Server 2008 R2 Server Virtualisation credentials (two exams). After achieving these credentials, candidates earn their MCITP: Virtualisation Administrator by passing the required exam.

Required Exams (3) 70-659: TS: Windows Server 2008 R2, Server Virtualisation
70-669: TS: Windows Server 2008 R2 Desktop Virtualisation Configuration
70-693: PRO: Windows Server 2008 R2, Virtualisation Administrator
Courses 10215: Implementing and Managing Microsoft Server Virtualisation
10324: Implementing and Managing Microsoft Desktop Virtualisation
50273: Planning and Designing Microsoft Virtualisation
Classroom Days 15
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£4,230 + VAT

The certification requirements can also be fulfilled by using the TS Exam 70-652 (Windows Server Virtualisation, Configuring) instead of the TS Exam 70-659 (Windows Server 2008 R2, Server Virtualisation).

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Many other routes are available to suit your specific requirements. Please call 0800 169 1890 to discuss these options with a qualified MCT trainer.

To get more information about how to prepare for each exam, please visit the Microsoft Learning section for a list of links to suggested courses, preparation guides, exam study guides and practice exams.

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What's Included in F1's MCITP Certification Packages?

As a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner for Learning Solutions, F1 is well placed to train its clients on new technologies such as SQL Server 2012, and the new certification routes.

Certification packages include the following:

  1. Microsoft Official Curriculum manual (print or digital available) for each course.
  2. Microsoft Surface with Windows RT - 32GB with Black Touch Cover.
  3. Additional Training Materials (such as books or e-learning), if applicable.
  4. Refreshments and Lunches whilst at our training centres.
  5. Ongoing support from a qualified Microsoft Certified Trainer.
  6. FREE re-sits on any courses you have attended.
  7. Microsoft Exams stated in the route (value = £99 plus VAT per exam).
  8. Award-winning Transcender exam preparation software for the exams on the route (value = approx £75 plus VAT per practice test), subject to availability.

All F1 Certification Routes are valid for a period of 18 months from the date of order.

All prices are subject to VAT, if applicable.

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