Esri Academy Is Your New Destination for Lifelong Learning

Explore, plan, and continue learning at Esri Academy ( so you can keep up with the rapidly changing geospatial world. It’s where you can find online and classroom courses to build the skills and expertise you need to reach your professional and personal goals.

Esri Training has teams of instructors, education specialists, designers, systems support specialists, training consultants, and certification experts who are dedicated to helping you knowledgeably apply ArcGIS capabilities so you can make a difference in your organization and the world.

The design of Esri Academy is premised on the belief that learning should be easy, timely, and fun. The site’s resources encompass both the training you need to learn workflows and accomplish specific tasks and the underlying concepts and geographic approach needed to intelligently apply GIS to your work.

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Esri Academy provides the training you need to accomplish specific tasks and the underlying concepts you need to intelligently apply GIS to your work.

You can go to a class, watch a video, join a live seminar, take an e-Learning course, interact with thousands of other learners around the world in a massive open online course (MOOC), or download a white paper on the latest ArcGIS capabilities. You control what, when, and how you learn, based on your learning goals. If your organization has a qualifying Esri product and is current on maintenance, you have unlimited access to e-Learning. Esri Academy is the place to grow professionally through learning plans that lead to mastery of a topic or support you on your way to become certified through the Esri Technical Certification Program.

The dashboard at the site helps you track your learning activity by showing completed and current classes and seminars, letting you schedule classes, and walking you through the process of creating learning plans.

If you are a GIS manager or educator, the site provides tools that help you compare training options and create and assign learning plans that will help develop workforce capabilities, manage change, and support specific missions and workflows. Esri Academy centralizes access to tools such as training for organizations to ramp up workforce skills for upcoming projects or meet strategic goals through ArcGIS-enabled workflows. It also organizes coursework by industry. These coursework pathways for the defense and intelligence, public safety, and health and human services industries teach recommended workflows and use industry examples and data.

Learning is a lifelong journey. Let Esri Academy help you along the way to becoming more successful.