The Project Management Institute Southern Alberta Chapter (PMI-SAC) offers both regular seminars in project management and a regular PMP® / CAPM® Exam Preparation Workshop. As a leading organization in the Southern Alberta project management community for over 30 years, PMI-SAC prides itself on providing the highest quality training and professional development to all members of the community.
The Professional Development portfolio focuses on enabling opportunities for the local project management community to acquire the tools to better execute and manage initiatives within a project organization. Opportunities can be in the form of:
- Chapter membership delivered events
- Workshops and seminars provided by professional instructors
- Access to regional, national or international events, seminars, congresses, and workshops.
The Board of Directors of PMI-SAC places a high priority on providing venues for overall professional development in the project management community. Our annual Professional Development Conference (PDC) is a popular and recognized success story for the chapter. The Board, and the VP Professional Development in particular, focuses on providing many professional development activities, and delivering quality instruction for learning needs beyond certification, as well as venues and events to earn PDUs in maintaining certification.
Please contact the VP Professional Development to enquire regarding Professional Development opportunities.
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This program is also an excellent foundation for those looking to ladder into more specialized functions, such as: Business Analytics, Project Management, Quality Control and Supply Change Management.
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SAIT Polytechnic’s Applied Project Management Certificate of Achievement
Complete either in-class or online!
SAIT is a two-time winner of PMI-SAC Professional Development Provider in Project Management of the Year Award and a Registered Educational Provider with the Project Management Institute (PMI®).
We take a practical approach using real-world case studies to hone your skills in overseeing complex projects. You will learn how to address key areas of project management, including human resources, communication, time integration, cost, quality, and risk procurement.
This program starts with a basic introduction of the fundamental principles of project management, and teaches you the skills and knowledge required to successfully take a project from concept to completion. You will master Microsoft Project - a software application designed to assist project managers in developing plans, assigning resources, tracking progress, managing budgets, and analyzing workloads.
Our project management courses are available through a variety of flexible learning formats, including face to face and online, and can be customized for corporate cohorts. Numerous start dates are available and continually added throughout the year.