The PMI Central Alabama Chapter is based in Birmingham, Alabama, USA and is home to over 500 members who are interested in the Project Management discipline. We provide education and training opportunities at reduced rates to members, assistance with attainment of the PMI Project Management Professional (PMP®) certification, and numerous networking and informational sessions. To Learn even more about PMI Central Alabama Chapter, visit our FAQs.
Speaker: Gib Johnson
Topic: Project Management from a Broad View
PDU Awarded for Attendance: 1
Date: March 18, 2014
Time: 11:30 a- 1:00 pm
Location: Birmingham Marriott
Cost: Lunch (pre-registered)
- $16.50 Members
- $10.00 Members with no meal or walk-ins with no meal
- $20.00 Non-Members or Walk-ins*
- $6.50 Student (with valid ID)
*Walk-ins are welcome. Meals are available to walk-ins on a first come, first served basis.
PMI Central Alabama is proud to sponsor the Spring 2014 PMP® Exam Prep Course. This course consists of 10 sessions that will help prepare students for the PMP exam. The course covers key components of the exam, including the ten knowledge areas, and is facilitated by experienced Project Management Professionals.
Who should attend?
Course participants include those who want to pass the Project Management Professional (PMP)® exam. This course provides the 35 hours of education needed to apply to take the PMP® exam.
NOTE: Please ensure you review the requirements for the credential at http://www.pmi.org/en/Certification/Project-Management-Professional-PMP.aspx
The prep course does not include the examination fees for the certification exam. You must register for the exam at www.pmi.org when you have satisfied the necessary requirements.
What is included?
The course consists of the modules listed in the table below. In addition, the course materials include the following items:
- Andy Crowe's "The PMP® Exam: How to Pass on Your First Try" (5th edition) textbook with a complimentary book trial key to 8 hours of InSite
- Velociteach's InAct student course workbook – A coil bound book that coincides with the presentation slides
- Quick Reference Guide – a convenient tri-fold document containing the most important exam content, laminated
- Study Flash Cards – designed to help you learn and retain the key exam points, formulas, and definitions
- Conversations on the PMP Exam – a 5-disc CD set of roundtable discussions about PMP Exam strategies and PM best practices
- 6 months access to InSite – Practice Test A - 200 question exam simulation, scores are broken down by knowledge area and process group
When and where are the classes?
April 1, 2014 through May 1, 2014: Tuesday and Thursday nights from 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Course Location: Highland Capital Brokerage
3535 Grandview Parkway
Birmingham, Alabama 35243
*This is in Grandview just off Highway 280 behind Kobe Japanese Restaurant.
Price: PMI Central Alabama Chapter members $600*
Non-PMI Central Alabama Chapter Members $750*
*It is recommended that students join the PMI Central Alabama Chapter and take advantage of the 25% discount. If you already belong to the national PMI organization, a chapter membership is only $25 per year.
NOTE: Students must join the PMI Central Alabama Chapter at least 3 business days prior to enrolling in class for the discount to be available.
Date: May 22, 2014
Time: Registration begins at 7:30AM
Location: Birmingham Botanical Gardens
2612 Lane Park Road, Mountain Brook, AL 35223, Location Number: 205-414-3950
PDU Awarded for Attendance: 8
Early Bird Registration begins now until April 9th. You will be registered in a drawing to win an iPad Mini.
Early Bird Registration for Members is $230 and non-members $290
We'll have industry-leading keynote speakers, diverse and innovative breakout sessions, as well as short afternoon networking event outside so you can enjoy the Gardens.
Your Registration supports the Weekend Backpack Program that supplements food sources at home for chronically hungry children in our community. The backpack provides nutritious easy-to-prepare food at times when other resources are not available, such as weekends and school vacations. Packs of food are distributed to participating schools and then discretely given to children in need. The cost of each pack is $3.50 per student. PMI Central Alabama Chapter will donate a backpack of food for every Registration.
Not only do you receive 8 PDUs, the possibility of receiving an iPad mini, but you also get the opportunity to support local children in need.
What are you waiting for? Register TODAY!
The PMI Central Alabama Chapter is partnered with Roeder Consulting, a PMI Global Registered Education Provider, to bring you engaging, real world e-training courses. Earn 1-15 PDUs with Roeder's acclaimed e-training and on-demand courses. View the full course offering here: roederconsulting.com/training
Roeder Consulting is one of the original thought leaders in people skills for project managers. Roeder Consulting also offers technical project management e-training courses including Agile. Roeder Consulting's trainers have decades in the field with real-world experience. They have honed tried-and-true methods and paired it with the latest research in their respective topics to help you succeed.
For more information or to register go to roederconsulting.com/training, and don't forget to enter discount code PMIBirmingham when registering.