Microsoft - Exchange 2003 (Dual MCP)



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27/3/2023 (Monday)


IT professionals seeking to demonstrate Microsoft Exchange 2003 Server specific knowledge and skills will benefit extensively by attending this accelerated certification program.

Candidates that have previously attained an MCSE certification with Firebrand Training will attain the Microsoft 'MCSE: Messaging' designation.

The MCSE: Messaging certification reflects Microsoft Exchange Server design and implementation skills appropriate to the creation of a robust messaging environment. For IT professionals, the MCSE: Messaging certification demonstrates that you have comprehensive skills on Windows Server and on Exchange Server, setting you apart from your peers.

The Exchange 2003 Accelerated Certification Program is appropriate for

  • Exchange administrators
  • Technical support engineers
  • Systems analysts
  • Technical consultants
  • Network administrators
  • Network engineers
  • IT engineers
  • Information systems administrators
  • Technical support specialists

Our Microsoft Exchange 2003 Program

  • Allows you to achieve your certifications in a fraction of the time of 'traditional training' while delivering industry-leading exam passing percentages
  • Helps students grasp complex technical concepts more easily by identifying and catering to individual student learning styles through a mixed visual, auditory and kinaesthetic-tactual delivery system
  • Enhances retention by employing accelerated learning techniques focused on committing information to long-term memory



  • Overwhelmingly, individuals with Microsoft certifications have an advanced level of knowledge, expertise and skill, and command more professional credibility.
  • Microsoft Exchange Certification is seen as a particularly elite indication of an engineer's prowess and skill level, and these professionals are highly sought by employers.


  • Reduce the costs of maintaining your Exchange Server.
  • Make a roll out of Microsoft Exchange smooth and successful.
  • Customers see great value in certification - they want the people on their engagement to have the best skills, and certification provides that proof.

Human Resources

  • Employer-funded training and certification programs are a key to retaining skilled IT staff. Career development and advancement opportunities are shown to significantly reduce rates of employee turnover.
  • Certification Training Programs provide benchmarks for hiring and promotion decisions by accurately assessing technical skills.
  • For-certification training programs maximize educational investments through immediate validation of skills.

Microsoft certification affords special membership benefits

  • Technical information, product information and exclusive discounts on products and services through a secured section of the Microsoft website.
  • Microsoft logos and certificate for your personal promotion to clients or potential employers.
  • Invitations to Microsoft conferences and other educational opportunities.
  • Access to the secure Microsoft Certified Professional Magazine Online website.

Seven reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. Two options of training. Choose between residential classroom-based, or online courses
  2. You'll be certified fast. With us, you’ll be trained in record time
  3. Our course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams**, accommodation* and meals*. No hidden extras.
  4. Pass first time or train again for free. This is our guarantee. We’re confident you’ll pass your course first time. But if not, come back within a year and only pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs
  5. You’ll learn more. A day with a traditional training provider generally runs from 9am – 5pm, with a nice long break for lunch. With Firebrand Training you’ll get at least 12 hours/day quality learning time, with your instructor
  6. You’ll learn faster. Chances are, you’ll have a different learning style to those around you. We combine visual, auditory and tactile styles to deliver the material in a way that ensures you will learn faster and more easily
  7. You’ll be studying with the best. We’ve been named in Training Industry’s “Top 20 IT Training Companies of the Year” every year since 2010. As well as winning many more awards, we’ve trained and certified over 100,000 professionals
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts


Firebrand Training's Microsoft Exchange 2003 Accelerated Certification Program is the most effective, efficient way to learn how to design, implement, and support Microsoft Exchange 2003.

Course Materials

Students attending this blended-learning program will receive a robust set of course materials that caters to each of the three primary individual learning-intake styles (auditory, visual, and kinaesthetic-tactual) - critical for a successful accelerated learning experience.

Daily lectures, labs, and review sessions are supplemented by a combination of:

  • Proprietary Lab Manual & Microsoft Courseware - developed in conjunction with Microsoft, adapting Microsoft Official Curriculum to address the demands of accelerated learners
  • Self Test or Transcender Testing Software

Delivery Schedule

The Microsoft Exchange 2003 Program prepares students to successfully pass the examinations outlined below.

  • Implementing and Managing Microsoft Exchange Server 2003. Exam 70-284
  • Designing a Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 Organization. Exam 70-285

Exam Track

Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE): Messaging candidates on the Microsoft Windows Servet 2003 track must pass two messaging specialization exams and six core exams.

Each of the following (messaging specialization) exams which will be taken during the program also satisfy the requirements for the Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) designation.

  • Implementing and Managing Microsoft Exchange Server 2003. Exam 70-284
  • Designing a Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 Organization. Exam 70-285

Exam timetable shown can be changed by the instructor to ensure the goals of the course.

What's Included

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)


Candidates should have at least one year of experience administering an Exchange Server infrastructure.

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.


Here's the Firebrand Training review section. Since 2001 we've trained exactly 134,561 students and asked them all to review our Accelerated Learning. Currently, 96.54% have said Firebrand exceeded their expectations.

Read reviews from recent accelerated courses below or visit Firebrand Stories for written and video interviews from our alumni.

"For those that are prepared to put in 15 hour days at least then Firebrand* is the way to learn without the distractions and the labouriosness of home study. "
Carlo de Chiro, NHS. (16/4/2007 (Monday) to 22/4/2007 (Sunday))

"While I found the course challenging there is no doubt that I learned a tremendous amount in a short period of time. Much of this knowledge will have a very relevant application in my working environment."
Steve Etheridge, Nemesis Networks Ltd. (16/4/2007 (Monday) to 22/4/2007 (Sunday))

"Three short weeks in total with Firebrand* and I am now an MCSE with both Security and Messaging Focus. The Instructors are excellent, the centre and staff are brilliant and the learning environment is perfect for preparing you for exams. Highly recommended all round."
Thomas Letherby. (16/4/2007 (Monday) to 22/4/2007 (Sunday))

""Be scared very scared! Put the work in before and be prepared for long hours, little sleep, but excellent results...""
RK, Blueloop Ltd. (16/4/2007 (Monday) to 22/4/2007 (Sunday))

"A very good experince, good instructors and material. I would recommend that you do some intense reading prior to Firebrand*, you will still learn a hugh amount but this will give you an edge that you will need."
Wayne Grant. (16/4/2007 (Monday) to 22/4/2007 (Sunday))

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