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The ABC Project Management Institute (PMI) is a premier education and professional development opportunity for future project management leaders. Developed by experienced contractors and Kirk Alter, a nationally recognized subject matter expert with decades of project management experience, this course is designed specifically to meet the needs of today’s contractors.

This highly interactive rapid paced course focuses on project management essentials using real and relevant examples and case studies. Participants will obtain the management tools and skills needed for individual success and a positive impact to their organization while gaining a comprehensive understanding of successfully handling all aspects of project management.

This program is 80 hours of instruction in two non-concurrent 40-hour sessions with an interim period between classes for applied assignments and reporting. Classes are in session from 8:00 a.m. through 9:00 p.m. and include a welcome dinner and a closing graduation banquet. Class size is limited to 24 participants to provide an interactive experience and to allow the instructor to be fully available to the attendees.

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2021 ABC Project Management Institute 

The Project Management Institute is 80 hours of instruction in two non-concurrent 40-hour sessions with an interim period between classes for applied assignments and reporting. Participants must attend both weeks of the session to complete the course. 

Download the PMI Quick Facts Sheet for more information about the program. 

2021 PMI Sessions

ABC Northern California Chapter
Week 1: 8/9/2021 - 8/13/2021
Week 2: 9/21/2021 - 9/24/2021

ABC Heart of America Chapter 
Week 1: 9/13/2021 - 9/17/2021
Week 2: 11/16/2021 - 11/19/2021

ABC New Mexico Chapter 
Week 1: 10/11/2021 - 10/15/2021
Week 2: 12/7/2021 - 12/10/2021

*Participants must attend both weeks of the session to complete the course.

Schedule of Course

Week 1
Monday evening: Opening Banquet
Tuesday - Friday: Class from 8 am – 9 pm 

Week 2
Tuesday - Friday: Class from 8 am – 9 pm (Closing Banquet Friday Evening)

 

 

About The Course

The ABC Project Management Institute is 80 hours of instruction in two non-concurrent 40-hour sessions with an interim period between classes for applied assignments and reporting. This intensive management education program is held across the nation at ABC Chapters by Kirk Alter. Classes are in session from 8:00 a.m. through 9:00 p.m. with a welcoming dinner and reception on Tuesday evening and a closing graduation banquet at the end of the course. Class size is limited to provide an interactive experience and to allow the faculty to be fully available to the attendees.

Course Information

The ABC Project Management Institute was designed by and specifically for today's contractors. Owners, project managers, estimators, and any employee involved in managing projects are recommended to attend.  Refer to the following on why it is beneficial to attend these courses:

- Attendees will learn how to utilize and develop tools that will improve profitability and productivity as well as increase customer satisfaction.
- Interactive course focused on application.
- Course instructors are from the nationally recognized Department of Building and Construction Management at Purdue University and hold over 80 years combined project management experience.
- Class specifically focuses on project management - using real examples and case studies.
- Participants will obtain management tools that will positively impact their firm.

Course Material

While all written course materials and manuals are provided, attendees are encouraged to bring a laptop or tablet computer for ease of reviewing the materials and assignments during the session. Attendees will be given assignments to complete in the interim between sessions 1 and 2 that are considered a part of the course curriculum. Participants choosing not to complete the interim assignments may be denied a completion certificate.

For more information, please download the PMI Quick Facts Sheet

Questions?
For more information or questions regarding the ABC Project Management Institute, contact Haley Moyers at [email protected] or 202-595-1974.
 

 

Registration Information
To maintain the intimate, hands-on learning environment, space is limited. Most sessions sell out within days of open registration. Only prepaid registrations are guaranteed.

$4,400 per registrant— includes instruction, course materials, student manual, attendance certificates and all meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during both course sessions. Full payment must be received one week before the start of the session.

To register for one of the PMI sessions, click here. If you have any questions or concerns, email Haley Moyers at [email protected] or (202) 595-1974.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations made up to 1 month prior to the start of the first session will be offered a refund (less a $100 processing fee) or a transfer credit towards a future Project Management Institute. Cancellations made less than 1 month prior to the start of the first session (including no-shows) cannot be refunded or transferred. Registrants who have attended the first session but are unable to attend the second session will forfeit their space and registration fee. ABC reserves the right to cancel programs with low enrollment up to 21 days prior to the course start date.

 

 

Hotel Information

Room blocks for the Project Management Institute will be reserved for each sessionw with a dedicated room rate. As they become available, room block information will be emailed directly to each registrant.

Airport Information
Third Session - San Jose International Airport
Fourth Session - Kansas City International Airport
Fifth Session - Albuquerque International Sunport

As a reminder, attendees are responsible for booking their own hotel and travel for their session.