Authorized Training Partners

Improve Your Skills With an Authorized Training Partner


What is an Authorized Training Partner?

PMI Authorized Training Partners (ATPs) are organizations that we have approved to offer:

  • Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification exam prep for the exam
  • Disciplined Agile® training
  • Courses that offer PDUs to maintain your PMI certification

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Whether you are interested in preparing for the PMP® exam, looking to start your Disciplined Agile journey, or looking to maintain your certification there is a training course for you.



PMP® Exam Preparation with Instructor-Led Training

Interested in preparing for the Project Management Professional (PMP®)? You'll find excellent project management training with our PMI Authorized Training Partner instructors. All of our instructors who teach PMP exam prep course content are required to complete the PMI Authorized Training Partner Train the Trainer – PMP Exam Prep® program and use PMI-developed training course content. Prepare for the exam with our PMP certification training today.

When you train with an Authorized Training Partner for the PMP exam you receive:

  • High-quality PMI-developed PMP prep exam course content
  • PMI-approved and -vetted instructors
  • Classes taught by valid PMP certification holders
  • Ability to provide feedback to PMI and your Authorized Training Partner
  • Learning through discussion and dialogue
  • 35 training hours required to apply for the PMP® exam
  • Content that aligns with the PMP Exam Content Outline
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Disciplined Agile Instructor-Led Training

Considering an agile certification? Our Authorized Training Partners provide instructor-led training where you will engage in conversations with your trainer and classmates for interactive learning. Our Disciplined Agile instructors are required to complete the PMI Authorized Training Partner Train the Trainer program.

With our instructor-led training you will receive:

  • High-quality PMI-developed course content
  • PMI-approved and -vetted instructors
  • Classes taught by valid Disciplined Agile certification holders
  • Ability to provide feedback to PMI and your Authorized Training Partner
  • Guided learning to prepare for your exam and an exam voucher

Start your Disciplined Agile journey with one of these classes:

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Maintain Your Certification

Maintain your certification and build your skills with instructor-led education courses from our Authorized Training Partners.

  • Our Authorized Training Partners are pre-approved by PMI to offer Professional Development Units (PDUs). Certification holder PDU claims are automatically expedited for processing. 
  • Our experienced instructors offer a wide variety of instructor-led courses in project management, agile, leadership, risk management, and more to maintain your certification by earning PDUs. 
  • Every project management course registered with PMI must be reviewed by an appropriate and valid PMI credential holder.

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Why Train with an Authorized Training Partner? 

To earn the PMI Authorized Training Partner designation, a provider must meet rigorous standards for quality and effectiveness.

The PMI Authorized Training Partner Program is designed to help you find high-quality training with PMI accredited training providers. Training with an Authorized Partner will ensure:

  • You are trained by an organization, you can trust
  • Demonstrated alignment with PMI, the world’s largest project management membership association.
  • Instructors must be current in learning methods and must continuously enhance their skills.
  • Courses must be current and aligned to the latest PMI Global Standards.
  • Continuous quality improvement processes and procedures are demonstrated throughout the organization.


View Authorized Partners

Our approved PMI Authorized Training Partners can help you prepare for the PMP exam, provide Disciplined Agile training, or help you earn education PDUs to maintain your PMI certification. Search our partner database to see our full list of partners.

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Look for the Official Seal

PMI Authorized Training Partner

Training with an Authorized Training Partner is the only way to ensure you are learning with PMI-developed exam prep material and learning from a PMI-vetted instructor. Look for the official clickable digital seal on our partner's websites to verify the authenticity of the Authorized Training Partner.


Request a Proposal for Group Training

Need project management training for your organization? Our Authorized Training Partners can help! At no cost to you, submit your Training Request For Proposal (RFP) to our global network of PMI-approved training organizations.

When you choose a PMI Authorized Training Partner, your organization receives a quality agile, project, program, or portfolio management education, at a competitive price, to meet/exceed your tailored training needs. Authorized Training Partners provide all delivery forms of training - including distance (online) and face-to-face training. They offer Project Management Professional (PMP®) training, Disciplined Agile training as well as a variety of skill-based project management training. Simply follow the instructions in the training RFP form.

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This RFP feature of the Authorized Training Partner Program is intended for RFP purposes only and for those organizations ready to purchase training and not information-gathering (not RFI purposes). Furthermore, this RFP feature is not intended as a recommendation of any particular service or product of any of the participating training companies. PMI only posts your training RFP as is. PMI does not have any guarantee or warranty as to the suitability of any products or services for any particular site user or otherwise.

Become an Authorized Training Partner

The PMI Authorized Training Partner program gives you the resources you need to stand out as a training provider.

Benefits include access to ready-to-use, PMI-licensed and -approved training content, high-quality training instruction, and marketing and sales support. It’s designed to give you and your students a competitive edge in today’s project economy.

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Interested in Taking Training in China?

Visit our regional website to find project management training certification courses in mainland China.

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Students attending PMP Authorized Training Partner programs are passing at a higher rate.

*According to data collected since January 2021 comparing exam pass rates of those that completed training through an Authorized Training Partner versus those that did not.