New Self-Paced Learning Model

We are pleased to introduce an annual self-paced subscription model. The 12-month subscription gives you unlimited access to content that is geared toward new and experienced users alike. 

  • Realize lifelong learning and value through on-going trainings and certifications
  • Personalize your learning experience and accelerate learning with role-based learning journeys
  • Learn at your own pace with rich video lessons and demos
  • Test your knowledge and measure your progress with quizzes
  • Gain proficiency with step-by-step hands-on Labs

No Cost or Subscription Needed

JumpStart, Product Release Update trainings, Webinars and Quick Tips are available at no-cost to users with SolvNetPlus access. No subscription needed.

Subscription Models

Elite + -



Everything in Base plus all Foundation, Advanced, Methodology and Full Flow courses along with guided learning journeys, badging and gamification. Hands-on Labs can be performed at your convenience using your own software license. Available today for low cost of $1300 or 2 Education Credits.


Apex + -

coming soon

Our high-value tier that includes everything in Base and Elite PLUS unlimited certification exams and access to hands-on labs in the cloud, prebuilt with software, licenses and data required to perform the lab exercises. PLUS get access to subject matter experts through pre-published office hours calendar and targeted topic discussions.

Available to select customers now with general availability in August 2022. This high-value tier is priced attractively at $1950 or 3 Education Credits.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Synopsys had Self-Paced Training. What's new?

New and revamped courses with guided Learning Journeys. Content made robust with addition of demos, hands-on labs and quizzes. A new badging and certification program and cloud labs enhance learning experience.

Why are you charging for foundation courses?

Synopsys courses traditionally had a cost associated with it for both Instructor-Led Training and Self-paced Learning. In order to address the need and accessibility of training during the pandemic, limited number of self-paced courses were made available for free for a limited time.

What do I get in the subscription?

Both Elite and Apex subscriptions come with:

  • 12-month access to all content in the Product Catalog
  • Video Lessons and Demos
  • Quizzes to measure your progress
  • Hands-on downloadable labs 

  Apex subscription gives added flexibility and value with:

  • Cloud labs - practice labs without the hassle of setting up the environment
  • Take unlimited certification exams and earn badges with Apex subscription
  • Access to subject matter experts with live Q&A in office hours
My company has Synopsys Education Credits. Can I use them for a subscription?

Absolutely. You can exchange 2 credits for Elite or 3 credits for Apex subscription.

How do I subscribe in ACE Elite or ACE Apex Annual Subscription?

Contact your Synopsys Account Manager or use the contact us button below.

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