Attending a "Power Virtual Agent in a Day" (PVAinaDay) workshop is highly recommended when beginning with Power Virtual Agents. After conducting numerous workshops alongside colleagues and utilizing our script to engage participants, we adopted Microsoft's new "Power Virtual Agents in a Day" curriculum.
With the new Microsoft Learn-based curriculum, everyone can participate in the PVAinaDay workshop, with or without an instructor. However, there are many more aspects to explore after the seminar. That's why I've created a curated list of links to my articles and external sources, which will guide you on your journey to becoming a proficient Power Virtual Agent bot keeper.
Power Virtual Agents in a Day - Instructor-Led Workshop
This course offers hands-on experience designing and developing a chatbot in less than a day.
Participants will learn how to:
1. Review the prerequisites and setup process for the bot.
2. Build their first chatbot.
3. Experiment with topic suggestions.
4. Enhance chatbots using entities and variables.
5. Integrate bots with other Microsoft Power Platform products.
6. Understand the authentication process.
7. Share the bot with the group and interact using Microsoft Teams.
You can Register for an event.
In this learning path, you'll complete hands-on activities using Microsoft Power Platform, specifically Power Virtual Agents and Power Automate.
It is designed for use with the Power Virtual Agents in a Day instructor-led course but can also be used as a self-study course.
Next steps - Power Virtual Agents
My complete Power Virtual Agents 101 series, to mention some articles
generative answers - PVA, try it
Next steps - Power Virtual Agents with Dynamics Customer Service
My complete Power Virtual Agents with Dynamics 101 series, to mention some articles
Training: RPA in a Day (Power Automate)
Training: Administrator in a Day (Microsoft Power Platform)
Training: Dataverse for Teams in a Day
Power Virtual Agents are part of Microsoft's Power Platform, constantly evolving and expanding. Attending a Power Virtual Agents in a Day workshop is an ideal starting point for your journey, but there is much more to explore. This curated list aims to gather all the exciting articles on one page. If something is missing, please feel free to reach out, and I will be happy to include it.