Microsoft is offering a free 5 day training course for SharePoint 2010. There are 2 tracks, one for developers and one for IT Professionals. This is by invitation only so sign up at the website below.

Find all of the details on the website here:

http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/topics/Pages/IgniteProgram4.aspx

SharePoint 2010 Ignite for Developers: For developers, SharePoint 2010 provides the business collaboration platform to rapidly build solutions and respond to business needs. SharePoint 2010 Ignite is a deep technical training for SharePoint 2007 professionals who are looking to upgrade their skills to SharePoint 2010. The training will show partners how to build custom applications with SharePoint 2010.

There are a couple of pre-requisites that you will need in order to signup.

  • Exam 70-630, Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007, Configuring
  • Exam 70-542, Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007, Application Development
  • The developer course is a great class. I helped put together the content that was used as the foundation of the developer class. You won’t be disappointed when you get to learn every detail of the upcoming SharePoint 2010 developer features. So if you get into the course be sure to send me some feedback as to what you liked and didn’t like.