PMI Silver Spring Chapter

Learning & Training Opportunities

Training and Development

PMI’s Micro-credential Courses

micro credMicro-credentials are offered by PMI. They certify achievements in specific skills, knowledge, and competencies and are skills focused on particular content areas and relatively new topics. There are currently two new micro-credential courses available:

Agile Hybrid Project Pro

  • No application, no pre-requisites
  • Earn 13.0 PDUs toward maintaining PMP certification
  • 60-question, 75-minute, non-proctored online assessment
  • Earn "Agile Hybrid Project Pro" badge
  • Be equipped with "Agile and Hybrid skills" to lead projects
  • Members: $175; Non-members: $200
  • PMP certifications earned in prior years will be "aligned with the new PMP"

Please follow this link for more details:

PMI Citizen Developer

  • PMI Citizen Developer Foundation: "provides an introduction to citizen development and best practices in citizen development methodology"
  • PMI Citizen Developer Practitioner: "provides the tools and methodologies needed to efficiently create effective and scalable applications using low-code and no-code platforms, solving the problems that organizations face"
  • PMI Citizen Developer Business Architect {coming soon}: "Learn frameworks and methodologies to manage the governance process, oversee the collaboration between stakeholders, and embed the organizational structures that underpin citizen development"

Please follow this link for more details:


PMISSC PMI-ACP Training Groups

Are you looking for a study group with peers? PMISSC is forming a self-study group for the PMI-ACP exam now!

The PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) ® is one of the most recognized Agile certifications. If you have begun your studies or you are thinking about seeking accreditation, then this is the study group for you.

The study group will go over the 7 Domains of Practices for the PMI-ACP® Exam.

  1. Domain I Agile Principles and Mindset

  2. Domain II Value-driven Delivery

  3. Domain III Stakeholder Engagement

  4. Domain IV Team Performance

  5. Domain V Adaptive Planning

  6. Domain VI Problem Detection and Resolution

We are limiting to 10 participants to the study group, which will meet on Tuesdays at 7:00 pm or Saturdays at 10:00 am (group preference) for one hour over 8 sessions.

If interested please contact VP of Professional Development at for more details.  If more participants are interested, and/or volunteer(s) to coordinate are expressed, then additional small study groups may be added.