Microsoft Access 2019 (MO-500)


This course includes
Hands-On Labs
Instructor Led (Add-on)
AI Tutor (Add-on)

Gain the skills required to pass the Microsoft Access certification exam with the Microsoft Access 2019 course and lab. Lab delivers hands-on experience replacing expensive physical labs. The course and lab cover the MS Access MO-500 exam objectives and provide the ability to create and maintain Access Database objects including tables, relationships, data entry forms, multilevel reports, and multi-table queries. The Microsoft Access training has the best MO-500 practice tests to help you master the skills covered in the exam.

Here's what you will get

The Microsoft Office Specialist: Access Expert Certification demonstrates a candidate's skills to manage databases, create and modify tables; create and modify queries; modify forms in layout view, modify reports in the layout view. The Microsoft Access certification validates proficiency with Microsoft Office programs, demonstrating that you can meet globally recognized performance standards. Hands-on experience with the technology is required to pass Microsoft Certification exams.  


12+ Lessons | 152+ Quizzes | 100+ Flashcards | 100+ Glossary of terms


17+ Pre Assessment Questions | 17+ Post Assessment Questions |

Hands-On Labs

44+ LiveLab | 00+ Minutes

Here's what you will learn

Download Course Outline

Lessons 1: Introduction

  • Course setup

Lessons 2: Database fundamentals

  • Module A: Understanding general database terms
  • Module B: Relational databases
  • Module C: Access interface and objects
  • Summary

Lessons 3: Tables

  • Module A: Creating tables
  • Module B: Creating fields
  • Module C: Data Validation
  • Module D: Relationships and keys
  • Summary

Lessons 4: Queries

  • Module A: Creating basic queries
  • Module B: Modifying queries
  • Module C: Using calculated fields
  • Summary

Lessons 5: Forms

  • Module A: Creating simple forms
  • Module B: Form design
  • Module C: Form controls
  • Summary

Lessons 6: Reports

  • Module A: Creating Reports
  • Module B: Report controls
  • Module C: Formatting reports
  • Summary

Lessons 7: Introduction

  • Course setup

Lessons 8: Advanced queries

  • Module A: Grouping and summarizing
  • Module B: Updating, deleting, and relationships
  • Module C: Indexing for performance
  • Summary

Lessons 9: Advanced forms

  • Module A: Subforms
  • Module B: Advanced control types
  • Module C: Specialized form types
  • Summary

Lessons 10: Advanced reports

  • Module A: Subreports
  • Module B: Advanced grouping
  • Module C: Advanced formatting
  • Summary

Lessons 11: Macros

  • Module A: Creating basic macros
  • Module B: Using variables
  • Module C: Troubleshooting macros
  • Summary

Lessons 12: Database management

  • Module A: Compact & Repair
  • Module B: Restoring a database
  • Module C: Other maintenance tasks
  • Summary

Hands-on LAB Activities

Database fundamentals

  • Exploring a Query
  • Importing a Flat File
  • Creating a Database from a Template
  • Using the Navigation Pane


  • Creating a Blank Table
  • Deleting a Table from a Database
  • Renaming a Table
  • Changing the Form Header using the Caption Property
  • Creating a Primary Key
  • Adding a Field in Datasheet View
  • Modifying Fields in Design View
  • Adding Records to a Database Table
  • Creating and Formatting a New Table
  • Changing Date/Time Controls
  • Creating a Table-level Validation Rule
  • Setting the Required and Default Value Properties
  • Setting Validation Rules
  • Creating a Relationship Between Tables


  • Creating a Select Query
  • Creating an Append Query
  • Saving a Filter as a Query
  • Creating a Totals Query
  • Creating an Update Query
  • Modifying a Query
  • Formatting a Query
  • Sorting a Query
  • Creating a Make Table Query
  • Creating a Delete Query
  • Adding the Criteria
  • Creating a Crosstab Query
  • Using Date Ranges in a Report
  • Using Calculated Fields


  • Creating and Viewing a Form in Form View
  • Creating a Form Using the Form Wizard
  • Designing a Form
  • Creating a Split Form
  • Adding Form Controls
  • Adding List Controls and Command Buttons
  • Changing the Layout of Controls


  • Creating a Basic Report
  • Creating a New Report and Binding it to a Query
  • Creating a Report Using the Report Wizard
  • Controlling a Report's Data Source
  • Manipulating Controls in a Report
  • Creating Labels Using the Label Wizard
  • Creating a Calculated Field
  • Formatting a Report and an Image
  • Grouping a Report and Adding a Group Summary Calculation
  • Working with Themes

Advanced queries

  • Grouping and Summarizing Data
  • Using the WHERE Clause
  • Performing Cascading Updates and Deletions
  • Deleting a Record
  • Indexing a Table

Advanced forms

  • Creating a Subform and Linking Forms
  • Creating a Chart Using the Chart Wizard
  • Inserting a Background Image in a Form
  • Working with Advanced Form Controls

Advanced reports

  • Creating Unrelated Subreports
  • Adding a Related Subreport to an Existing Report
  • Creating a Subreport with the Same Record Source as the Main Report
  • Sorting a Field of Reports
  • Adding Running Sums to a Report
  • Using the Report Formatting Options


  • Creating a Data Macro
  • Creating an Embedded Macro
  • Creating a Macro
  • Exporting Objects to Other Access Databases
  • Debugging a Macro

Database management

  • Running Compact & Repair
  • Restoring an Access Database
  • Using Print Preview to Create a Print Layout
  • Performing the Maintenance Tasks

Exam FAQs

There are no technical prerequisites for the certification exam.

USD 100

The exam consists of performance based questions and is conducted in a live or simulated environment. 

The exam contains 40-60 questions.

90 minutes

The passing score varies from exam to exam and is provided on the score report.

Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) exam retake policy

  1. If a candidate does not achieve a passing score on an exam the first time, the candidate must wait 24 hours before retaking the exam.
  2. If a candidate does not achieve a passing score the second time, the candidate must wait 2 days (48 hours) before retaking the exam a third time.
  3. A two-day waiting period will be imposed between each subsequent exam retake.
  4. There is no annual limit on the number of attempts on the same exam.
  5. If a candidate achieves a passing score on an Office exam, the candidate may take it again.

For life