Learning Modes

What are the different learning modes and enrollment options?

 Online: Free, self-paced content available at academy.appian.com. Learners will follow along with video-based content, knowledge checks, and exercises. Be sure to sign up for a free, Appian trial site to complete activities. Download our Academy Online guide for steps on how to sign in and get started.
 Instructor Assisted: Mix of independent and instructor-assisted learning. You’ll review online materials on your own and work regularly with an instructor to discuss concepts and practice the skills you learn. Available as either a public or private format.
 Instructor Led: Structured classroom event where an expert instructor will guide you through lessons and activities. Available as either public or private format.  


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Who can register for Public Courses and access Academy Online?

Public classroom courses are available to Appian Customers, Appian Partners, and independent practitioners. If you are interested in becoming a customer or partner, email info@appian.com. The list of upcoming courses are available in the learning center on Community.

Academy Online is our free online learning platform available to anyone with an Appian Community account. If you don’t already have an account, register to join our Appian Community. Download these instructions for steps on how to register.

What happens after I register for a Public Course?

1. The Training Team reviews your enrollment request.
2. You will receive an email from the Training Team informing you whether or not your enrollment was accepted. If your enrollment was accepted, you will then receive a link to submit payment (if paying by credit card).
3. Once payment is confirmed, you will receive a confirmation email with the class details and a Calendar invite including all of the information necessary to attend the class.

Note: You can find step-by-step instructions on how to register for a public course at the top of this section.  

How long does the Public Course registration process take?

Your registration will typically be approved within two US business days.

When should I receive my confirmation email/course details?

After confirmation of payment, it can take up to two US business days to receive your confirmation email.

Public Courses

What are the hours for Public Courses?

Most classes run from 9 AM to 5 PM (depending on the course time zone). However, the final day of class typically ends earlier to accommodate student and instructor travel schedules.

What can I do to prepare for courses in a virtual format?

For the virtual remote courses, you will need a computer/laptop, a strong WiFi connection, and the ability to attend class all instructional sessions as well as complete all assigned work each day.

To access your Appian Community Edition site, follow the steps below:

1. Navigate to the My Learning Journey page
2. Sign into your Community account at the top right of the page
3. Click “Get my site” on the right-hand side
4. Select your Region
5. For the question "Why Appian Community Edition" and select “I’m completing Appian training online or in person”

Private Courses

Can I schedule a private instructor-led training in-person for my team?

Please reach out to training@appian.com with all desired details for an in-person private session, and we will review your request.

How do I register for Private Classroom Training?

Email our Training Team at training@appian.com with your Private Classroom request.

How many attendees do I need to schedule Private Classroom Training?

A minimum of six attendees are required to reserve Private Classroom Training.

Pricing and Payment

What is the pricing for Appian Academy?

All self-paced, online training is available free of charge on Academy Online.

Instructor-Assisted offerings are available for individual purchase at the rates listed below. If your employer has purchased Appian Training Credits, they may be redeemed for seats in this offering at the following rates.*

List Price 
Appian Developer $1800 2

Instructor Led offerings are available for individual purchase at the rates listed below. If your employer has purchased Appian Training Credits, they may be redeemed for seats at the following rates.*

List Price 
Appian Foundations $2700 3
Appian Developer $4500 5
Appian Applied Development $4500 5
Appian Advanced Integrations $1800 2
Appian Advanced Process Modeling $2700 3
Appian Applied Data $1800 2
Applied RPA $2700 3
Applied User Interfaces $1800 2
Application Administrator $1800 2

What forms of payment does Appian accept?

Classroom courses can be paid for through these payment methods:

1. Credit Card: Select this option to pay via credit card and you will receive a separate email with the link to pay via credit card after your enrollment is approved.
2. Training Credits: Select this option if you have pre-paid for training via an order form.
3. Academy LearnPass: Select this option if you have an annual training subscription on your account to use towards this course. If you aren't sure if you have this subscription, contact training@appian.com.

If you would like to purchase training credits or pay by purchase order, you can email training@appian.com for more information.

Cancellation Policy

When do I need to notify Appian of a cancellation?

Notification of enrollment cancellation must be sent to training@appian.com at least two US business days prior to the start date of the class. If you do not show up for class and fail to provide adequate cancellation notice, the entire training fee for that class shall be forfeited. This policy applies to all accepted payment methods.

Note: Appian reserves the right to reschedule any class at its discretion. Appian also reserves the right to cancel a class at its discretion.

Academy Online Support

Are there any system requirements to complete online training?

The latest version of Internet Explorer, Chrome, or Firefox is recommended for viewing content.

How is Academy Online structured?

Academy Online offers self-paced courses for all levels of Appian knowledge, from leaders who need a quick overview of Appian to Lead Developers looking to stay up-to-date with the latest versions of Appian. Courses are often grouped into learning paths by topic or level. Academy Online courses can include video overviews, self-guided lessons, practice exercises, quizzes, and more!

Can I review the material after completing a topic?

You can always review the lessons in courses, even after you complete a course. You can return to courses you’ve completed by navigating to the My Courses on Academy Online, or by searching for the course title.

How can I find a list of all of the courses I’ve enrolled in and/or completed?

You can find a list of your online learning history by navigating to your Transcript on Academy Online.

Where can I download my certificates for completing a learning path?

You can find all of the certificates you’ve earned by navigating to your Transcript on Academy Online. Not all courses earn an Academy Online certificate upon completion. Most certificates are earned by completing all of the courses inside a particular learning path, such as our Appian Developer learning path.

Who should I contact if I have questions about Academy Online content?

For any issues regarding online courses, please email academyonline@appian.com.

Appian Certification Program

Where can I learn more about the Appian Certification Program?

Information about the Appian Certification Program is available here.

For certification inquiries, please contact our Certification Team at certifications@appian.com.