Microsoft Software Assurance Training Vouchers
Microsoft Training Vouchers are used to pay for your training.
If your organization has Microsoft Software Assurance coverage, you might be entitled to Software Assurance training voucher days.
These training vouchers can be used for classroom training delivered by a Microsoft Learning Solutions Partner at no out-of-pocket cost to you!
We are a Microsoft Learning Solutions Partner, and as such, we offer high-quality training solutions on Microsoft products. If you are interested, we would like to discuss your immediate training needs and how you can use your training vouchers in place of cash to provide professional training to your IT professionals.
Software Assurance training voucher days represent a significant benefit for your organization. Please note that your training days will expire at the end of your customer agreement.
Start using your Training Vouchers benefit today!
Give us a call or email and ask for an Education Advisor to walk you through the process. 513-322-8888, or [email protected]
Some Frequently Asked Questions – Answered
Who gets to use Software Assurance Training Vouchers?
Anyone in your organization can benefit from Training Vouchers based on eligible training requirements. The number of training days available varies by licensing program and the number of qualifying licenses that you have with Software Assurance. For details, refer to the Microsoft Product Terms for Volume Licensing.
If you’re a current Software Assurance customer, you can check your Software Assurance benefits through the Microsoft Volume Licensing Services Center (VLSC) or the Microsoft Business Center (MPSA customers). You must be registered to use these tools.
What courses are available?
Available courses are those that have been created for IT professional and developer participants. Courses that are NOT eligible include First Look Clinics, Hands-on Labs, and Microsoft Press books. End-user education is available through your Software Assurance E-Learning benefits.
All courses must be taught by Microsoft Certified Trainers (MCT) by Microsoft partners with a Learning Competency using Microsoft official courses. MAX is Microsoft Learning Partner and our Microsoft instructors are MCT’s.
You can view the current list of Software Assurance eligible courses. Under Program Type, select SA Training Vouchers.
How long do we have to use the Training Vouchers?
The right to access training vouchers expires with your Software Assurance coverage. If you create a training voucher before the expiration of your Software Assurance coverage, the voucher remains valid for 180 days after the date it was created.
Where can I go for more help?
More information is available on the Software Assurance Training Voucher Resources site.
What are Software Assurance Training Voucher (SATV) Benefits?
Qualifying organizations that have Software Assurance receive training days from Microsoft. Customers can convert these days into SA training vouchers to attend eligible courses for IT Pro, Developer and select end-user training on Microsoft products, delivered by MAX as a participating Microsoft Gold Learning Partner. The total number of SA training days granted to a Customer varies by program and by the number of qualifying SA licenses acquired. Each training day is worth the equivalent of one (1) day of classroom training. The training vouchers are electronic, created by the Customer in the “Volume Licensing Service Center” (VLSC), and can be redeemed through MAX.
Can training vouchers be used for all Official Microsoft Learning Products courses?
No, only Microsoft IT professional and developer courses are eligible. First Look Clinics and hands-on labs, are not eligible.
The benefits of training vouchers include:
Reduced training costs—User training is included under the Software Assurance coverage. Technical training for employees does not incur additional expense.
Employee skill enhancement—Training offers employees increased proficiency and productivity.
Learning Solutions partner support—MAX can help create an optimal training strategy for your organization and help you plan the most effective way to use training vouchers.
Guaranteed pricing—Microsoft and MAX have set pricing that is included with Software Assurance coverage. One training voucher day equals one classroom-training day.