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Is it finally time to earn your PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) certification?!

The NWA PMI Chapter is pleased to offer a NEW preparatory course for experienced agile professionals readying themselves to sit for the PMI-ACP Certification Exam.

The NWA PMI will be offering a PMI-ACP Exam Prep Course on Wednesday nights in the Bentonville/Rogers area. This will be our first course of this type so participants in this class will help us evaluate the course materials, length of course, and price. All participants will be asked to register for the exam as soon as they can while in the course and sit for the exam as soon as they are ready after the course ends. The course will be our first course utilizing on-line self paced learning modules along with at least 6 in person sessions. The in person sessions will be conducted on six consecutive Wednesday evenings, from 6:00 PM pm  9:00 pm, beginning Wednesday, April 13, 2016 and ending May 18, 2016.  

NWA PMI Chapter membership is required         CLICK HERE TO JOIN

Begin Date:   Wednesday, April 13, 2016
End Date:     Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Time:              6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location:       Schlotzsky's / Cinnabon - Rogers, AR

Cost:             $500 if registered by April 5, 2016
                      $600 after April 5, 2016 

This course fulfills the required 21-hour PMI contact hour requirement needed for the PMI-ACP exam.

Click here to check out the PMI site about PMI-ACP and to see if you are eligible to take the exam

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Discover the new ways to earn Professional Development Units (PDUs).


What you need to know: PMP exam changes

PMP® exam is changing in 2017

Stay current on the information you need about updates to the Project Management Professional (PMP)® exam. 

Visit our   Exam hub link to easily access:

  • Updated Exam Content Outline
  • Key dates and details
  • FAQs

Bookmark this page to keep up to date on important news and resources that will help maintain the global gold standard in project management certification!

The PMI-ACP exam is changing this year too!

What you need to know: PMI-ACP exam

Stay current on the information you need about updates to the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® exam.

Visit our new Exam Hub Link  to easily access information on changes.

  • Updated Exam Content Outline
  • Pilot dates and exam result details
  • FAQs
  • Reference List


The NWA PMI Chapter is proud to announce all new PMPs.  Many graduated from the NWA PMI Exam Prep Course.  Others studied on their own or through other private and commercial class offerings.  In the end, however, everybody passed!

Click here to see our newest PMPs!


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 NWA PMI Chapter Meeting

Monday, May 16, 2016

6:00pm -  7:30pm

NWACC Center for Global Business Development -

Peterson Auditorium


Teaser on Multi-Generational Leadership 

Presented by

April Pantall

April Pantall, PM for Global Shared Services - Walmart

April will present  a discussion on the dynamics of each generation in the workforce, from Boomers to Gen Y. We will review areas of potential conflict & ways to increase collaboration and communication in your organization and project teams across these generations.

For more Information Click here!


Note: Starting with the May Chapter meeting we will once again be providing light refreshments. There will be no charge for chapter members. $5 for all non-members and guests.


 2016 NWA PMI Officers

  • President: Christine Bartell, PMP

  • VP Administration: Pench Batta, PMP, PMI-ACP

  • VP Professional Development: Manos Stergen, PMP

  • VP Programs: Abilio Marques, PMP

  • VP Marketing: Steve Evans, PMP

  • VP Communications: Ralph Sweatte, PMP

  • VP Education: Allan Mussler, PMP

  • VP Treasurer: Cindy Ragan, PMP

  • VP Membership:  Mary Wiseman, PMP