Accessing a 3 Day Trial of VEX Professional Development Plus

Welcome to VEX Professional Development Plus (PD+)! After you have requested a 3 Day Trial, you will receive access to a catalog of Professional Development videos, participation in a Professional Learning Community, access to the VEX Educators Conference, exclusive STEM Webinars, and much, much more.

This article will walk you through the steps to activate your VEX PD+ 3 Day Trial so you can preview all the content on VEX PD+.


Requesting a 3 Day Trial

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On the pd.vex.com homepage there will be an option for a 3 Day Trial. 

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After you have selected the 3 Day Trial, you will be sent to a request form.

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After submitting the request form, your request will be reviewed and an email with your trial key will be sent in 1-2 business days after review. 

During the 3 Day Trial, you will not be able to earn achievements, enroll in courses, or make comments.


Activate a 3 Day Trial

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You will receive an email from VEX Robotics with your trial key.

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Next, go to pd.vex.com and select “Login.”

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Login using your VEX Account.

Don’t have a VEX Account? Fill out this form to register for a VEX Account

Then navigate back to pd.vex.com after creating your account, and log in.

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Once logged in, you will see the dashboard, with a window at the top prompting you to purchase or activate a license key. You will also see the VEX PD+ offerings.  Because no licenses are activated, most of the offerings will be washed out. 

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Select 'Activate'.

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Enter your trial key, agree to the terms of use, and select ‘Activate.’

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After activating a key, your licenses will be displayed with the type and end date of the license.

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You will now be able to select any of the Professional Development Offerings.

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When you select a menu item, such as the Professional Development Library, you will have access to the content.

If you are having trouble logging in or need additional support, click here.

For more information, help, and tips, check out the many resources at VEX Professional Development Plus