About PDI | The American University of Iraq Sulaimani

About PDI

The Professional Development Institute (PDI) at American University of Iraq, Sulaimani (AUIS) offers executive education and professional services for individuals, businesses, and both government and non-governmental organizations in Iraq and across the region. Our highly proficient and experienced trainers and faculty are committed to providing professional development courses of the highest quality. PDI provides professional development courses on topics in various areas, including English language instruction, as well as management and business training.    
 
PDI’s mission is to promote the development of skills and competencies in the Kurdistan Region (KRI) and across Iraq, through providing top quality professional development and consulting services to individuals and businesses in the private, public, and non-governmental sectors. We aspire to prepare individuals and businesses with skills needed for the future and, consequently, to contribute to human capacity development in the KRI and Iraq. The world is changing rapidly through innovation and technologies, and PDI strives to keep pace with these changes. 
 
PDI has been named the first Authorized Training Partner (ATP) in Iraq by the Project Management Institute (PMI)® for delivering PMP® training. PDI has met PMI´s rigorous quality criteria for becoming an ATP. The Project Management Institute (PMI)® is the world´s largest project management member association. 
 
PDI is also certified as a Cisco Academy, and is offering CCNA courses for IT professionals to advance their careers.