Develop the skills and expertise to train your fellow educators on creating digital media with Adobe tools. Browse the list of upcoming courses to discover when the Adobe Train the Trainer will be offered.

What is an Adobe Education Trainer?

An "Adobe Education Trainer" is an individual that a) provides training on Adobe tools and solutions to individuals and institutions in the education space and b) who maintains high standards for reach and quality by meeting or exceeding the requirements outlined below.

Is the Adobe Education Trainer right for me?

The Adobe Education Trainer program is designed for individuals who currently train or aspire to train educators in Primary, Secondary or Higher Education institutions worldwide. Adobe Education Trainers should have some experience training educators and and familiarity with the Adobe tools they propose to train. Adobe Education Trainers may be employees of Primary, Secondary or Higher Education institutions, affiliated with training centers, or independent contractors. To ensure that you can be successful as a credentialed Adobe Education Trainer, carefully review the benefits and requirements below. At this time, the program is only available in English, but participants are invited to localize training content for diverse audiences.

Benefits of Becoming an Adobe Education Trainer

  • An invitation to join an exclusive professional learning community of Adobe Education Trainers worldwide
  • Inclusion of your name and contact information in an online worldwide database of Adobe Education Trainers
  • Invitation to participate in further training-for-trainers and professional learning activities designed specifically for Adobe Education Trainers
  • Use of "Adobe Education Trainer" digital credential to market your services
  • Access to an exclusive Adobe Professional Development Toolkit that can be used to design and deliver customized trainings to Primary, Secondary and Higher Education faculty worldwide

Requirements for Becoming an Adobe Education Trainer and Maintaining Status

Preparation and Demonstration of Proficiency
  • Successfully complete an approved Adobe Education "Train the Trainer" course online or in-person
  • Successfully complete the AET application form.
Training Content Quality
Demonstrate an ability to meet the training needs of Primary, Secondary and HED educators by:
  • Delivering a standard feedback survey to educators you train and report findings back to Adobe
  • Maintaining an average satisfaction rating of 80% or more on feedback surveys
  • Regularly interact with the Adobe Education Trainer community on the Adobe Education Exchange, sharing best practices via resource uploads and forum discussions
Adobe Education Space Expertise
  • Deliver at least one in-person or online training on Adobe software per year to an educator audience or train at least 50 faculty, staff or prospective trainers.
  • Report training engagements on the Adobe Education Exchange
Confidentiality, Branding and Fair Use
  • Abide by the licensing terms for the Adobe Professional Development Toolkit content
  • Conform to basic guidelines for use of the "Adobe Education Trainer" digital credential
Adobe reserves the right to modify or cancel the Adobe Education Trainer Program at any time by providing notice.