New Training and Certification Offerings


Take an Instructor-Led Course

Covering topics that range from learning how to manage technology changes to building organizational resilience, Esri’s newest instructor-led courses enable participants to acquire knowledge and skills that are directly applicable to their work. Instructor-led courses are taught in person and online—in real time—in multiple US time zones. All Esri courses incorporate proven principles for adult education.

The following courses, delivered as private training events for groups, equip learners with strategies they can use to be effective leaders in GIS:

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Esri can help develop tailor-made e-Learning materials for organizations.

e-Learning for the Enterprise

Current Esri maintenance subscriptions include unlimited e-Learning access. The following e-Learning solutions are also available:

To get started in determining your organization’s e-Learning needs, email

Take a MOOC to Discover What’s Possible with ArcGIS

Massive open online courses (MOOCs) are free and convenient and offer a great way to build in-demand skills and stay up-to-date with Esri technology. Participants get access to ArcGIS software, and each course includes video lectures by Esri experts, hands-on software exercises, and interactive forums to engage with learners from around the world. Take a look at the following upcoming courses:


The portfolio of exams offered by the Esri Technical Certification Program allows candidates to validate their experience with ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Enterprise, ArcGIS Online, and developer technologies related to ArcGIS. Exams are offered at Pearson VUE testing centers worldwide or can be taken remotely using Pearson’s OnVUE option. The following new exams are available for people with significant enterprise database and systems management experience:

If certification is something you’re interested in pursuing, get some inspiration for your GIS journey by viewing certification success stories and explore the latest Esri Technical Certification exams. Also join the Esri Technical Certification groups on LinkedIn and Esri Community to connect with other professionals and discuss all things certification.