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Software Assurance Planning Services
Prepare for and learn about SDPS engagements

Organization and consulting requirements

To deliver SDPS, your organization and any consultants delivering SDPS engagements must meet certain program eligibility requirements.  Refer to the partner eligibility requirements page for more information.

In addition to program organizational and individual consultant requirements, all consultants should possess each of the following:

Soft skills:

  • Presentation skills, ability to adapt to customer interests
  • Project planning
  • Ability to create high quality documentation
  • Ability to effectively communicate with both business and technical decision makers

Technical delivery skills:

  • Technical knowledge of SharePoint, Project & Portfolio Management and/or Office 365
  • Experience designing and implementing SharePoint Solutions
  • Solid engagement delivery experience
  • Refer to the Delivery Guide included within each engagement type for individual Microsoft SharePoint delivery requirements

ales, readiness and engagement materials

Additional readiness training

It is recommended that all consultants register and refer to the following advanced training materials prior to delivering engagements:


Once you’ve met both the program's organizational and individual consultant requirements and have familiarized yourself with the program training materials it's time to enroll to deliver Planning Services.

SDPS at your fingertips


The TechNet and MSDN SharePoint areas are great resources for building and maintaining your skills around the product.


Enroll to become a Planning Services partner

Once you've met the program organizational and individual consultant requirementsnd have familiarized yourself with the program's training materials, it's time to enroll to become a Planning Services partner.