A program offered by Microsoft to secondary and post-secondary educational institutions. Approved schools are provided with tools by Microsoft to facilitate courseware delivery that prepares students for Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) certifications.
The Authorized Academic Training Program (AATP) gives schools a powerful advantage in the competitive technical education market. AATP enables schools to serve their communities by educating future employees to fill demands for technically certified computer professionals.
There is no fee for joining the AATP program. Some of the benefits of joining the program include