New Training and Certification Offerings


New Instructor-Led Courses

Esri’s instructor-led courses are developed in-house by subject matter experts who have a deep understanding of ArcGIS best practices and recommended workflows. All instructors have Esri Technical Certifications and CompTIA CTT+ certification.

New courses include the following:

  • ArcGIS Pro: Essential Workflows
    Explore the capabilities of ArcGIS Pro and become comfortable working with this exciting ArcGIS for Desktop app. Participants learn workflows to map, manage, analyze, and share GIS data and resources.
  • Building 3D Cities Using Esri CityEngine
    Master the efficient, rule-based approach to producing realistic 3D urban landscape models. This course is beneficial to GIS professionals, urban planners, landscape architects, entertainment professionals, and others who need to create 3D models of cities.
  • Deploying Portal for ArcGIS
    Learn best practices for installing, configuring, and deploying Portal for ArcGIS. This course—which covers techniques for ensuring security and high-availability configurations—helps ArcGIS for Server administrators meet their organizations’ needs for private geospatial content sharing.

View the full listing of instructor-led courses.


Individuals who achieve Esri Technical Certification will now receive digital badges that verify their accomplishments. The metadata in the badges allows people—including prospective employers—to immediately authenticate someone’s Esri certification information. The updated badge design enhances resumés, business cards, and social media profiles.

Digital badges are part of Esri’s commitment to provide certified GIS practitioners with modern, engaging products and innovative functionality that support people’s professional goals. Those with Esri Technical Certifications can download their badges and view usage guidelines here.

  • Learn more about Esri Technical Certification exams.
  • To connect with other professionals and discuss all things certification, join the Esri Technical Certification group on LinkedIn.

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