New PMI Authorized Training Partner Program


Resulting from COVID-19, we made the decision to delay the opening of our Authorized Training Partner Program application (originally scheduled for 19 March 2020). Please refer to our COVID-19 page for the most up to date information and guidance.

About the New Authorized Training Partner Program

The new Authorized Training Partner Program will help our customers find high-quality training, and will 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 a PMI Authorized Training Partner on 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
  • More information on the value of training with a PMI Authorized Training Partner
  • More support on how to identify a PMI Authorized Training Partner vs. non-authorized partner

Program Options to Match Your Business Model and Goals

There are two tiers: Basic and Premium. 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 at the Premium tier.




Access to licensed PMP Exam prep content including instructor manuals, knowledge checks, and online learning assets

Access to IP licensure for all PMI standards

Access to enable virtual instructor-led online delivery

Authorized Training Partner Instructor certification course vouchers

  • Includes 2 day training — Technical Content and Modern Classroom Management
  • Badge upon successful assessment completion

1 complimentary training voucher

2 complimentary training vouchers

Additional vouchers:
In-Person Training: US$999
Virtual Training: US$699
Exceptions made for partners with more than 5 trainers to certify (Call us for quote)

Exclusive listing on as preferred PMP Exam Prep Partner

Ability to offer PMI pre-approved PDUs and submit PDU claims for students

Ability to be a PearsonVue testing center

Account management support, including performance reviews, lead generation and marketing, dedicated support, customer care, and brand compliance monitoring

Access to performance dashboard

Exclusive access to RFPs

Discount (55% off) on PMI-published books in the PMI Bookstore

Access to cloned PMP exam questions to create PMP practice exam

Requirements to Join

To ensure a consistent and high quality training experience for our customers all Authorized Training Partners must adhere to the following training, business and customer experience requirements.

Training Requirements:

In order to teach PMP exam prep courses instructors must:

  • Complete the Authorized Training Partner Train the Trainer – PMP® Exam Prep program
  • Have a PMP (in good standing with PMI)
  • Have agile project experience

Authorized Training Partners must:

  • Be a legal business entity for 3 years and pass a background and credit check
  • Adhere to PMI brand guidelines and policies

Customer Experience Requirements:

  • Must use PMI-provided course content for PMP exam prep courses
  • Be able to provide in-person and/or virtual instructor-led courses  
  • Must have documented customer resolution issue process and agree to provide “guaranteed to run” classes

See Program Details and Pricing

Webinar Information

The webinar for R.E.P.s in India has now been rescheduled.

Webinar (India) - 60 Minutes
Wednesday, 8 April 2020 at 8:30 AM EDT
(6:00 PM IST (Mumbai time))
Link to Join

Check back often to see updates or to review the content from past webinars download the webinar presentation.

Application Process Delayed

We are delaying the launch of our Authorized Training Partner program application, originally scheduled for 19 March 2020.