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.

To learn Web GIS workflows, check out the following recommended courses:

  • ArcGIS 4: Sharing Content on the Web
    In this course, GIS professionals learn how to publish an organization's authoritative GIS data, maps, and tools as services that can be discovered on the organization's public or private ArcGIS portal, easily accessed from desktop and online applications, and featured in web and mobile apps.
  • Deploying Portal for ArcGIS
    This course teaches ArcGIS for Server administrators how to install, configure, and deploy Portal for ArcGIS to meet their organization's need for private geospatial content sharing. It covers techniques to ensure security and high availability as well.
  • User Workflows for ArcGIS Online Organizations
    This half-day workshop serves as an introduction to web maps, apps, and other authoritative content available through ArcGIS Online organizational sites. Learn to infuse projects with geographic context, meaningful visuals, and additional business intelligence.

View all instructor-led courses.

  • E-Learning Spotlight: Learning Plans
    Learning plans are a popular feature of the recently expanded and enhanced online Training Catalog. Each plan contains a set of sequenced e-Learning courses and other self-paced resources that help learners acquire specific conceptual knowledge and ArcGIS skills. Topics include ArcGIS Online administration, spatial analysis, surface modeling, and mapping and visualization.

View all learning plans and explore the entire e-Learning collection.


The following Esri Technical Certification exams have been updated for ArcGIS 10.4 and are open for registration:

  • ArcGIS Desktop Entry
  • ArcGIS Desktop Developer Associate
  • Web Application Developer Associate
  • Enterprise System Design Associate
  • Enterprise Administration Associate

Candidates who are ready to schedule their exam appointments may visit the Pearson VUE website to select their preferred date and location. Pearson VUE operates more than 5,000 test centers worldwide.

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