Membership FAQs

How do I become a chapter member?  To become a chapter member, you must first join the Project Management Institute (PMI). Chapter membership runs concurrently with your membership to PMI. Three types of memberships are available:


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Membership should be renewed each year. Chapter membership runs alongside your renewals for PMI membership, so be sure to join/rejoin when your annual PMI is due. 


Is there an orientation session? Yes, new member orientation is conducted bimonthly  If you have questions about the Chapter prior to orientation, feel free to contact us.


When are chapter meetings held? Generally, meetings are held as luncheons from 11:30 – 1:00 on the third Thursday of every month. Email notifications are sent out each month with the meeting topic and location. Meetings are also posted on the Website.


Are PDU's offered? Yes, you may claim one PDU for each monthly program meeting you attend.  Additional ways to earn PDUs are announced throughout the year at chapter meetings, via the quarterly newsletter, and on the Website. 

PDUs are also available to members who donate their time and talent to the chapter. Volunteering is a great way to give back to the Project Management profession, the chapter, and the community. We are committed to working with each volunteer to build a mutually beneficial relationship in which you, our valued volunteer, can use your strengths, passion, and dedication to not only benefit the profession and PMI Chattanooga Chapter, but to positively enhance your own personal and professional life as well.