Progress Academy

Progress Academy is an affordable, valuable OpenEdge training class designed specifically for aspiring OpenEdge developers to provide them with the necessary fundamentals to become a productive member of your team after graduation.
Progress Academy can either be delivered in person, virtually or as a combination of the two.


For training new developers in the best of what Progress® OpenEdge® has to offer, enlist your new hires or employees new to OpenEdge development in Progress Academy. Students sharpen their OpenEdge skills on the latest features the OpenEdge platform has to offer through a comprehensive three-week program. Graduates march back to base armed with the skills and confidence to tackle the most challenging OpenEdge projects.

By the time you add up your cost to recruit, train and relocate top talent, it’s easy to see that Progress Academy is a win for you and a win for the professional development of your present or future employees.

Remember, you can experience Progress Academy either as an Instructor-Led on site class or through a browser based virtual classroom. The same curriculum delivered in two ways to meet your requirements.

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Here is some of what you can expect with Progress Academy:

  • Three weeks of expert education delivered by senior OpenEdge consultants and developers
  • Offered 3-4 times per year in central locations in North America, EMEA and APJ as well as through a virtual classroom
  • Very affordable
  • Discounted rates for students available at local participating hotels
  • Syllabus contains both beginning and advanced concepts
  • Course assessments will be provided to sponsors as well as students
  • Students use the Progress OpenEdge Developers Kit: Classroom Edition, including the latest Progress Developer Studio for OpenEdge
  • Intro to OpenEdge Reference Architecture (OERA)

Progress Academy is now also offered in a virtual classroom format

Choose the best Progress Academy training delivery method to meet your needs. Attend on location, via a virtual classroom*, or through a combination of both. Through virtual classroom, students will experience a browser based, state of the art classroom portal through which they will be taught the same curriculum as if they traveled to the training facility, without leaving their desk.

*Virtual classroom offered for North America only.

Register here for the NA Virtual Progress Academy.  To register for a Progress Academy in other regions, please click the links at the bottom of the page.

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Scheduled classes of Progress Academy

For a list of currently scheduled instructor-led classes, select a region below. For more information on Instructor-Led Classes, contact us or see here.

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