Project Management Institute

Resources for the New Work Ecosystem

Resources and Opportunities to Forge a Path in the New Work Ecosystem

We remain committed to being a resource for our members, certification holders, and key stakeholders around the globe as we adjust to how work is changing.

The nature of work is changing. And we’re here to help you adapt and thrive.

We’ve compiled a variety of free online resources, virtual events and even a sneak peek of new digital offerings to help you connect with the global community, build skills, and prepare to advance in a post-COVID-19 world. Explore and share these resources, and check back often for updates.


Free Resources

Business Continuity Online Course
Offered at no-cost, this course is timely and relevant. With more companies asking employees to work from home and in-person industry events going virtual, COVID-19 has created an immediate need to rethink work processes. This course is designed to help leaders and their employees adapt during this difficult time.

Project Management for Beginners Online Course
Made available for free for the first time ever, Project Management for Beginners is an introductory course which provides the foundational knowledge necessary to join a project team and can serve as the first step on the path to a project management career.

Foundations of Change Management
Now being offered at no cost, this fun online course will teach you the basics of change management and help you identify how to strategically plan for change. You'll be put in the middle of a scenario where you need to implement change to save businesses and the lives of elephants!

Career Central
Looking for your next career in project management? Here you’ll find our Project Management Job Board for practitioners and employers, articles with interview and career tips, our latest industry reports, and more.

Center Stage Podcast
Acting as the voice of The Project Economy, this podcast presents the real meaning of innovative change. This series focuses on the strengths of virtual teams and cross-functional project-based work. Listen to stay on top of the trends and see what’s ahead for The Project Economy, and your career.

Projectified! Podcast
A lively forward-looking series of conversations about hot topics and emerging trends impacting the world of project managers, from digital transformation to artificial intelligence to career development. Each episode includes insights and perspectives from senior and rising project managers, business leaders, best-selling authors, top researchers and a wide range of leading-edge thinkers.

Tower Game
Available at no-cost through the PMI Educational Foundation, the Tower Game is a fun project management exercise that can be used by students of all ages, as well as adults. The game teaches participants to consider time, cost, quality and risk. The game can be used as an ‘ice breaker’, a stand-alone exercise or as part of a class. Available in 17 languages.
Connect with the global project management community from home! Contribute to PMI discussions, play games and access a variety resources free of charge.

Standards+ (Beta)
Project professionals looking for reliable resources to complement the PMBOK® Guide 6th edition can benefit from digitized tools, templates and case studies in late-April. Our Beta version is available now.

Snippets (Beta)
Available for a free trial today, Snippets offers bite-sized learning for professionals seeking quick, reliable, and relevant project learnings.

Navigator (Beta)
Available at no-charge now, Navigator serves as “the portal into PMI” – a career development platform for project professionals. The platform offers opportunities for comprehensive self-assessment of skills, interests, and goals, while offering an action plan to achieve your objectives.

Other Online/Virtual Resources

Who says interactive, instructor-led learning can only happen in person? SeminarsWorld® Virtual delivers the in-person learning experience online, from the comfort of your home: one-to-one interactions with your instructor and classmates in a deep-dive, hands-on workshop format.

Online Learning
Nearly 300 online courses you can take any time, right from your own home. Courses available in every area of project and program management, with content ranging from foundational to advanced in 13 languages.

Virtual Experience Series
This series of events will be unlike any PMI event you’ve attended before, the series is designed to:

INSPIRE: Hear from unexpected (but familiar voices) on the power and influence of project management. 
INFORM: Gain insights from project pros around the world. 
ENGAGE: Connect with peers and mentors and meet renowned authors. Amp up your personal brand, polish up your professional profile, and visit our job board.
ENTERTAIN: Watch incredible stories of project impact and experience a few surprises that we have up our virtual sleeve! 
Members: June, September and November dates are included in your membership. PMI Student Members can also attend in October for free.

PMI Ascent (Beta)
Premium online courses developed by well-known subject matter experts with high-quality video content, immediate access to tools and downloadable templates, PDUs, and a certificate of completion.

COVID-19 Updates

The rapid outbreak of COVID 19 is presenting an alarming health crisis. To ensure health and safety, we have made some changes to our certification testing and events.

We are experiencing a surge in contact volumes due to the dynamic nature and rapidly evolving situation globally. You will be experiencing longer than normal wait times, but our service remains our top priority. We are grateful for your patience, and we look forward to supporting you now and into the future.


Meet Agile Reimagined

Introducing Basics of Disciplined Agile, a self-paced, online course that shows you how to choose the right agile solution for your situation, and get better results, faster.  As a special introductory offer, we’ve taken 15% off the price.

Your Path to Mastering Agile Starts Here

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Introducing the New PMP® Online Exam

Now you can take the Project Management Professional (PMP) exam online from your home or office, with 24/7 options to accommodate your schedule. The PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (ACP) and Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) exams are also offered online.

Learn more about taking the PMP Exam Online

Coming Soon: New Digital Offerings

Brightline Digital Learning and Micro-Certification
Coming soon, practitioners can benefit from this online course on digital transformation and help to differentiate themselves with new knowledge. For existing PMI certification holders, this course will also be eligible for professional development units (PDUs). Stay tuned for more information.


Access specialized learning and assessment tools to help you differentiate yourself and gain new skills. Look out for more of these opportunities soon.