PMI Training | Call for Ideas
Call for Ideas
PMI Training Can Make Your Ideas a Reality!

Submitting a Training Idea:

Throughout the year, PMI accepts course ideas from individuals who are interested in presenting live, face-to-face and virtual presentations at PMI Training. Benefits of being a speaker include:

  • Getting involved and giving back to the profession
  • Visibility as a subject matter expert
  • International exposure and networking with event attendees

*All ideas must be submitted online.

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Become a PMI Training Instructor 

Are you a skilled instructor who can lead a training on business skills, new ways of working, communication and presentation skills, leadership development, project management/process integration, strategic application and governance (by discipline), strategic planning and implementation, or artificial intelligence in project management?
PMI Training Instructors will lead deep dive trainings about a specific topic. Trainings should provide an interactive learning environment with a blend of didactic instruction, that fosters information sharing between instructors and attendees. PMI offers training events throughout the year, virtually and in-person, each one providing numerous individual trainings for learners to attend.  

What we are looking for:

The following core areas support PMI Training programming:

  • Business Skill Enhancement: Deepen learners' understanding of the techniques and skills needed to effectively manage in-person or virtual teams, drive sound decisions, leverage problem-solving skills and influencing for success. Strong negotiation and conflict management can elevate a team from good to great. These hands-on trainings will provide insights to help learners approach their work in a meaningful way for both project teams and project management teams.
  • Communication and Presentation Skills: Attendees learn to position themselves as bridge builders by effectively communicating across business lines and cultural differences to a global workforce ensuring clarity and alignment of messages. Effective leaders know how to effectively communicate with and adapt to their audience. Learners will enhance their image and learn to deliver impressive presentations in these trainings.
  • Hot Topics: Sessions will build skills around emerging trends that could impact the future of PM around innovation, artificial intelligence, new technologies or other.
  • Leadership Development: From science to practice, leadership styles are individual and must be tailored to one's style and based on the needs of a team. Learners select the leadership training to most effectively build their inherent qualities and strengths.
  • New Ways of Working: At any given time, there are several disruptive trends and technologies that change the way organizations work. Smart organizations view the disruption as an opportunity to innovate and develop; these trainings will help them to adapt and lead through changing times.
  • Project Management/Process Integration: These trainings are designed to build knowledge across the fundamental practices needed to achieve organizational results and excellence in the practice of project management and business analysis.
  • Strategic Application and Governance: In today's ever-changing and complex world, understanding how, why and when to apply a variety of approaches will be the roadmap to success. Solid understanding of methodologies along with creativity will be the roadmap for tomorrow's leaders.
  • Strategic Planning and Implementation: Learners will set themselves apart from their peers by demonstrating the ability to implement strategy and ensuring organizational alignment. These trainings will introduce concepts for learners to customize to meet organizational needs.

Specific Topics Include:

Agile Leading Project Teams   Requirements Management 
Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning Negotiation   Resilience
Benefits Realization New Ways of Working    Resource Management
Business Analysis Organizational Value   Risk Management and Mitigation
Change Management PMBOK Guide Knowledge Areas   Scheduling
Communication and Presentation Skills PMO   Scope Management
Conflict Management Portfolio Management   Stakeholder Engagement
Cost Management Power Skills   Strategic Application and Governance
Complexity Problem Solving    Strategic Business Management
Decision Making Techniques Program Management   Strategic Planning and Implementation
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Project Management   Systems Project Management
Governance Program Management/Process Integration   Technical
Influencing Quality Management   Time Management Scheduling
Leadership Development      

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