New PMI Authorized Training Partner Program

Why Become a Partner?

The new program is designed to help our customers find high-quality training, and help you succeed and grow your business in the process. It will replace the current R.E.P. program.

The new program offers you:

  • Ready-to-use, standardized, PMI-developed content for Project Management Professional (PMP®) certification preparation and training
  • Support materials such as instruction manuals and syllabi for PMP® exam prep courses
  • Official training program for PMP exam prep training instructors
  • Recognition as an Authorized Training Partner on PMI.org and other PMI marketing channels
  • Access to a Channel Management Representative for assistance with business management

Your students will benefit from:

  • Access to the highest-quality PMI-vetted PMP exam prep and training content
  • Verified, trusted PMP exam prep and training instructors
  • Faster, more effective trainer searches based on specialties, pricing, location, and more on PMI.org
  • More information on the value of training with an Authorized Training Partner
  • More support on how to identify an Authorized Training Partner vs. non-authorized partner

Program Options to Match Your Business Model and Goals

There are two tiers: Basic and Premier. If your preference is to only deliver PDU-eligible courses, we suggest the Basic tier.  If you want to maximize your opportunity in this program, we suggest you join the Premier tier.

See Program Details and Pricing

What to Expect When You Apply?

The application process takes 35 business days (on average). Apply and pay now so you can get your instructors approved for the Authorized Training Partner Train the Trainer – PMP® Exam Prep program. The application steps are listed below:

  1. APPLY

  2. GET APPROVED: Allow 10-14 business days for the application to be reviewed and approved and three business days for payment processing.

  3. GET INSTRUCTORS APPROVED: Submit your PMP® exam prep course instructor experience and qualifications (please include PMP® ID). Allow four-five business days for review.

  4. TRAIN INSTRUCTORS: Approved instructors attend the two-day Authorized Training Partner Train the Trainer – PMP® Exam Prep program. The virtual session is now available for registration*. All attendees must pass the end-of-session assessment to receive the PMI Authorized Training Partner Instructor badge. Please allow up to two weeks for the assessments to be validated and instructors to receive the badge.

  5. GET ON BOARDED: You will receive an invitation to schedule on-boarding. On-boarding will include the distribution of the program logo badge and login for the licensed PMP® exam prep content. You must be on-boarded to the program before you can start hosting courses. 

  6. START HOSTING YOUR COURSES

*In-person Authorized Training Partner Train the Trainer – PMP® Exam Prep program sessions will be announced if restrictions are lifted.

Authorized Training Partner Train the Trainer – PMP® Exam Prep Program

After you become a Partner and receive approval on your instructor bios, your instructors can register for the Authorized Training Partner Train the Trainer – PMP® Exam Prep Program.

Due to the healthcare crisis with COVID-19, there are two options for training: virtual on-demand training or virtual instructor-led training:

  • Virtual On-Demand: The on-demand session is now available for registration.
  • Virtual Instructor-Led: Stay tuned for upcoming dates.

All attendees must pass the end-of-session assessment to receive the PMI Authorized Training Partner Instructor badge. Please allow up to two weeks for the assessments to be validated and instructors to receive the badge.

Grow Your Business as an Authorized Partner

Get the endorsement and tools you need to succeed including: licensed content, instructor training, marketing tools and more.

APPLY NOW

Need help getting started? View the Application Checklist.

Webinar Information

To review the content from past webinars download the webinar presentation.

Important Update

Please refer to our COVID-19 Update page for the most up to date information and guidance. For the latest testing information for your students, refer to the Pearson VUE COVID-19 update page.