PMI Columbus, GA chapter meetings occur the first Thursday of the month from 11:30 - 1:00 pm at the Main Library (Macon Road) February through November unless other arrangements are announced.


Next Meeting


MS Project Training Classes


Our PMI Columbus, GA Chapter is partnering with Software Made Simple, Inc. to bring a training opportunity to all who are interested in increasing their proficiency in MS Project 2016. The training consist of 3 different alternatives as listed below. Becky Parnell will be the trainer for this event.







Option 1

Beginner Level

2 x 3.5 hr. session

6-9:30 PM

6-9:30 PM

7/10 & 7/12


Option 2

Intermediate/Advanced Level

2 x 3.5 hr. session

6-9:30 PM

6-9:30 PM

7/17 & 7/19


Option 3

Beginner/Intermediate and Advanced Levels

4 x 3.5 hr. session

6-9:30 PM

6-9:30 PM

7/10, 7/12, 7/17 & 7/19


- Textbook included

- Payment for the class will be collected by the Trainer.

Certificate of completion will be given to each participant   

- Earn 7 PDUs for Option 1 or 2; 14 PDUs for Option 3 
Min of 6 people and max of 15 per session. 10 computers available. After that, participants will need to bring a laptop with MS Project 2016 software and will receive a $25discountSoftware Made Simple, Inc. to send out invoices to each participant after min attendance is met.
Registration deadline is June 29th. Space is limited!

No refunds will be issued after July 3rd

Software Made Simple, Inc. - 233 12th Street Columbus, GA 31901
6:00 PM to 9:30 PM
$325 or $625


Future Tentative Meetings

July 2018 Meeting - July 10, 2018
Speaker: Becky Parnell
Topic: MS Project Training Classes



Past Meetings

June 2018 Meeting
Speaker: Renay Eve Davis, PMP and Jodi Wisor, PMP
Topic: Leadership Skills for Project Managers Workshop


May 2018 Meeting
Speaker: Sommer Bundy
Topic: Emotional Intelligence


April 2018 Meeting
Speaker: Alison Mills-Long, PMP, CMQ/OE, RMT, CRVPM, TNLP
Topic: Stress Management


March 2018 Meeting
Speaker: Ron Thomas and Rosana Juestel, PMP
Topic: Synovus Elevate Program


February 2018 Meeting
Speaker: Jay Knape, PMP, CSM
Topic: Chapter Meeting


December 2017 Meeting
Speaker: Chapter Officers
Topic: Year in Review and a Look Forward into Next Year


November 2017 Meeting
Speaker: James Grant, Developer Officer, College of Education and Health Professions
Topic: Site visit of Columbus State University's Dr. Frank Brown Hall


October 2017 Meeting
Speaker: Dr. David F. Lewis, Superintendent, Muscogee County School District
Topic: Leadership


September 2017 Meeting
Speaker: Walter Martin, PMP and Alison Mills-Long, PMP, CMQ/OE
Topic: Technical Skills - Beyond Scheduling. Managing Risks and Monitoring the Schedule


August 2017 Meeting
Speaker: TBD
Topic: The Mutual Fund Industry software development


July 2017 Meeting
Speaker: Ross Horner
Topic: Uptown Columbus


June 2017 Meeting
Speaker: Jodi Wisor, PMP and Renay Eve Davis
Topic: Root Cause & Solutions Workshop


Claiming PDU

PMI Continuing Certification Requirements System


PDU category:
Cat A: Registered Education Provider/PMI Component


Activity type:
Report a Component 1-2 PDU


Component ID:


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