M365 Changelog: (Updated) Feature Access Management in Viva Learning for Admin features

MC640227 – Updated August 2, 2023: Microsoft has updated the rollout timeline below. Thank you for your patience.

Microsoft is introducing feature access management in Viva Learning for admin features. Global Admin and Knowledge Admin can delegate admin feature access to non-admin users via M365 groups.

When this will happen:

Targeted Release: Microsoft will begin rolling out mid-July to existing Viva Learning EAP customers. 

Standard Release: Microsoft will begin rolling out late July 2023 and complete by late August 2023.

How this will affect your organization:

Admins can delegate access for managing Viva Learning admin tab features to non-admin users.

What you need to do to prepare:

There is no action needed to prepare for this change. You may want to notify your users about this change and update any relevant documentation as appropriate.