The IMPLAN Training Workshop is an interactive training course designed for IMPLAN users or for those in need of an introduction to the fundamentals of economic impact analysis. If you are ready to learn the best practices in IMPLAN, sign up today! 

Included in each package is one free project consultation (up to one hour, a $500 dollar value) with an IMPLAN economist to get your project rolling. This is time for you to speak one-on-one with the experts at IMPLAN to ensure your project is successful.

Please click here to submit a form to be contacted about registering.


The workshop includes fourteen training modules. We start with a review of the basics of economics and end with an exploration of use cases and capabilities now open to you with your IMPLAN subscription. 

  1. Introduction to IMPLAN
  2. SAM, Multipliers & Effects
  3. Getting Started in IMPLAN
  4. Industry Events
  5. Industry Impact Analysis & Industry Spending Patterns Events
  6. Industry Contribution Analysis
  7. Commodity Events
  8. Other Event Types
  9. Construction Analysis
  10. Multi-Regional Input-Output Analysis (MRIO)
  11. Tourism Analysis
  12. Interpreting Results & Reporting
  13. Introduction to Data Library
  14. Tips, Tricks & What's Coming Next


IMPLAN Live Training: 
This in-person training offers an on-site, 3-day session by our Education Services Team at the IMPLAN Headquarters in Huntersville, NC. This option includes, Day 1 & 2: breakfast + lunch, Day 3: breakfast. Transportation and lodging are not included but recommendations can be provided by request.

IMPLAN Virtual Training:
This virtual training offers weekly 4-hour sessions, taught over the course of 5 weeks by our Education Services Team. 

You’ll need access to the internet to participate in this virtual training. All materials will be delivered digitally. Throughout the sessions, you can follow along with the examples in your account in the IMPLAN application. Having more than one monitor is recommended to make following along easier. Throughout the examples covered, we’ll be using Regions which you’ll also be able access in your account. If you don’t currently have an IMPLAN account, you’ll be given access upon payment. 


IMPLAN Live Training: $3,000 per trainee (this includes all training materials, meals, and a Project Consultation)

IMPLAN Virtual Training: $2,000 per trainee (this includes all training materials, recordings of each session, and a Project Consultation)

Updated April 24, 2024