Based on CMAA’s Body of Knowledge, the In-Person Professional CM (PCM) Course is a comprehensive, live, instructor-led course offered over three full days. This valuable learning opportunity focuses on construction management core competencies and will benefit those wanting to build on their construction management skillset knowledge, as well as more experienced professionals seeking a refresher or continuing education.
This course is recommended by CMAA as effective educational review for the Certified Associate Construction Manager (CACM) exam*. This course can also be used in conjunction with the CCM Build-Up Study group to prepare for the Certified Construction Manager (CCM) exam.
Instruction will begin at 8:00 a.m. and end at 5:00 p.m., daily. An agenda will be provided at the start of the course. Live instruction covers professional practice, program & project management, contract administration, time management (with lab), sustainability, quality management, cost management & value engineering, and safety & risk management.
*There are no required materials or courses to prepare for the CACM and CCM exams and participation in this course does not guarantee a passing exam score. Please review the relevant handbooks for additional information:
Registration (Includes the electronic CACM Study Guide and the eBook version of the CM Standards of Practice Guidelines):
Early Bird Rates*
*Early bird rates expire 2 weeks prior to course start date.
Regular Registration Rates
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Cancellation & Refund Policy:
If for some reason you are unable to attend, you may transfer to another virtual or in-person course at no additional charge within 12 months of the course you originally registered for or you may receive a refund of your original registration rate, less a $75 processing fee and plus the cost of the CM Standards of Practice ($125 members/$200 non-members) and the CACM Study Guide ($125 members/$200 non-members). Refund or transfer requests must be submitted by email to email@example.com at least 15 days prior to the course start date. No transfers or refunds will be made within 14 days of the course start date.
Registration for PCM Course includes:
1. Electronic PCM Course slides (downloadable and printable)
2. Construction Management Standards of Practice (eBook)
3. CACM Study Guide (eBook)
Course participants earn 24 CCM and CACM Recertification Points, Professional Development Hours, or AIA Learning Units. Partial credit is not assigned. All 5 days of the course must be completed to receive credit.
Not all courses and educational activities offered be acceptable for continuing education credit in your state. Please check your state licensing board’s requirements before submitting your credits. All courses approved by CMAA count toward CCM recertification points. For more information on recertification points, please visit https://www.cmaanet.org/recertification.