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Course Description 

If you are looking to demonstrate your expertise in developing innovative apps to enhance user experience, then the MCSD App Builder certification is for you. The Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD) App Builder certification validates that you have the skills needed to build modern mobile or web applications and services. Earning an MCSD App Builder certification qualifies you for a position as an application developer. The MCSD is a leading certification for IT professionals who design, develop and create cutting edge solutions using Microsoft technologies. In this course, students will learn how to design and develop services that access local and remote data from various data sources. Students will also learn how to develop and deploy services to hybrid environments, including on-premises servers and Windows Azure. This course includes: Accessing Data, Designing And Implementing WCF Services, Querying And Manipulating Data Using Entity Framework, Creating And Consuming Web API Based Services and Deploying Web Applications And Services.



You first need to complete either one of the MCSA certifications in Web Applications.



Course Level 




Course Outline

70-487 Developing Microsoft Azure and Web Services
Working With Local Data Access Technologies
Querying and Manipulating Data with the Entity Framework
Creating and Consuming WCF Web Services
WCF Instancing and Concurrency and WCF Data Services
Creating and Consuming Web API Services
Data Access and Services with Microsoft Azure
Preparing and Packaging Applications For Deployment
Web Application and Services Deployment

Plus free bonus module included :

70-357 Developing Mobile Apps


Course Fee



NB: There is a once off R 300 enrolment fee payable only with your first course, which includes your stationery, bag and earphones. (This is not applicable for online registrations)


Course Benefits and Features

  • Expert Instructor-Led training via our Intelligent learning platform
  • Learn at your own pace
  • Performance tracking
  • Mentor assistance
  • Course Notes are Printable & Downloadable
  • Test Preps and Practice Exams



Course Duration 

Full Time  -  2 to 3 weeks

Part Time -  1 to 2 months 

*** An Online option is also available



Study Options


An Interactive Online option that allows you to study from the comfort of your home or work


Full day attendance (9am to 4pm)


Two hours per day - (9am to 11am) or (11am to 1pm) or (1:30pm to 3:30pm) or (3:30pm to 5:30pm)


Saturday (9am to 1pm)


Evenings (Tuesdays and Wednesday from 5pm to 7pm)



Possible Career Options 

The MCSD Web Application course is suited for anyone looking to work in any of the following roles:

  • Application builder
  • Web Administrator
  • Web Developer
  • Software developers



MCSD Web Application Certification Exams

Upon Completion of the MCSD App Builder certification training course you will receive a certificate of attendance.

The International Exams are not included in the course fee. The Exams can be written at any Pearson Vue Testing Centre in South Africa.

The MCSD Web Application app builder qualification comprises of one exam i.e. 70-487 Developing Microsoft Azure and Web Services, in order to gain your internationally recognised MCSD: Web Application app builder Certification.



How to register for this course

Registration can be done via e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or at the Pretoria Learning Academy College.

The following is required for registration :

  • copy of Identity Document / Passport 
  • Student contact details


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