Welcome to PMI Durham Highlands Chapter!
Learn and grow with us
PMI-DHC is dedicated to advancing the practice, science, and profession of project management in the Durham region and surrounding area. We provide opportunities for continuous learning, personal growth, professional networking, and community service activities.
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Be part of an inner circle of local project managers
PMI-DHC holds monthly chapter meetings and you'll want to attend every one. Our meetings are held on Tuesday or Thursday evenings from 6:30 to 9:00 pm, and they are always informative and fun—we get a great turn out every time. Meetings include a guest speaker presenting on leadership, strategy, and/or technical topics, allowing members to earn up to 1.5 PDUs by attending, as well as time to network with project managers in the Durham community. Don't miss out, registration closes at noon the day of our meeting.
New from PMI-DHC—PDUs on-demand
Missed an event? That's okay. New from PMI-DHC—our professional development on-demand Learning Centre. We're building a library of post-event recordings to help members keep up-to-date with the latest from PMI-DHC. Watch for new products that may be of interest. The library also includes an exclusive PMI-DHC member-only benefit—ProjectBites, a series of 20-minute video and audio bites featuring various topics of interest, for free project management inspiration and PDUs.
Your path to success
Internationally respected PMI certifications demonstrate your ability to face and conquer complex challenges in the world of project management. They're your path to success.
Hey, credential holder
You're a project manager and you need to stay relevant, so you may be thinking “what’s next for me?” PMI® has certifications, including new Agile certifications that target many skills and interests. And, along with the new PMBOK® Guide—seventh edition hitting your desk August 1st, 2021, you'll see a few new, cool credentials, like the "Agile Hybrid Micro Credential" and programs like "Wicked Problem Solving."
This video highlights the new Agile certifcations joining the PMI-ACP®
BROADCAST YOUR ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Your badge is a digital version of your certification, skills and qualifications. You can share your badge on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, in an email signature or embed it in a website. Share your accomplishment with anyone, anywhere—it’s up to you!
GET IN ON THE GROUND FLOOR WITH KICKOFF
Kickoff is a free, 45-minute digital learning tool for members that guides anyone associated with a project through the basics of project management, so teams can successfully launch projects—from start-to-finish—as an effective unit. This unique product is complete with both agile and waterfall tracks, bite-sized content, downloadable templates and useful questions to ask stakeholders. Kickoff is the fastest way to kick-start projects the right way.
PMI® GLOBAL STANDARD
A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge
The seventh edition is in draft form and is now scheduled to come out August 1, 2021. The next edition will focus on project outcomes and deliverables. The standards are shifting from process groups to principles, and the guide is structured around project performance domains instead of knowledge areas. The video below, about the seventh edition, is part of Out of the Box Video Series and is under five minutes—it's an interesting watch!
A series of videos spotlighting new and interesting developments across the global PMI® community.
Out of the Box Video Series April Episode 1: Jump into Any Project Now with Kickoff