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.

For quick yet thorough learning, see what these one-day Esri courses have to offer:

  • Creating Story Maps with ArcGIS
    Everyone loves a good story, and who doesn't love a good map? Learn how to combine the two to get a truly powerful communication medium. This one-day course—for anyone who wants to inform, engage, or inspire an audience—goes over how to use web maps with text, photos, videos, and other media to create a rich, interactive experience.
  • Migrating from ArcMap to ArcGIS Pro
    For anyone planning to transition their GIS workflows to ArcGIS Pro, this course will help yield productivity right away. Learn essential ArcGIS Pro terminology; how to import ArcMap documents and geoprocessing models into ArcGIS Pro; and best practices for completing a variety of tasks related to mapping, editing, analyzing, and sharing geospatial content with ArcGIS Pro.
  • Get Started with Insights for ArcGIS
    With drag-and-drop data discovery and analytics, the new Insights for ArcGIS app is lucid and versatile. In this one-day course, users learn how to dynamically visualize and analyze data from multiple sources on maps, charts, and tables, and then share their analysis results and workflows throughout an organization.

View all instructor-led courses.

E-Learning Spotlight: Hundreds of Resources

Since the new Esri Training website launched a year ago, the number of e-Learning resources has nearly tripled. The Esri Training catalog includes videos of technical workshops from select Esri conferences, as well as informative documents such as Launching Your Location Platform: The Esri Guide. Esri customers with a current maintenance subscription now have unlimited, organization-wide access to more than 600 e-Learning resources.

Explore the e-Learning collection.


The following Esri technical certification exams are now available at version 10.5.

  • ArcGIS Desktop Entry
  • ArcGIS Desktop Associate
  • ArcGIS Desktop Professional
  • Enterprise Geodata Management Associate
  • Enterprise Geodata Management Professional
  • Enterprise System Design Associate
  • Enterprise Administration Associate

In keeping with the exam retirement policy, users can no longer schedule version 10.2 exam appointments. Once an Esri technical certification is achieved, however, it never expires.

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

Explore Esri technical certification exams and join the Esri Technical Certification group on LinkedIn as well to connect with other professionals and discuss all things certification.

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