ABC Project Management Institute

ABC sponsors a Project Management Institute held at Purdue University in West Lafayette, IN. This course, developed by experienced contractors and Purdue University faculty, is designed specifically to meet the needs of today’s contractors. Participants will get an inclusive look at successfully handling all aspects of project management.



To maintain the intimate, hands-on learning environment, space is limited. Most sessions sell out within days of open registration. Only prepaid registrations are guaranteed.

Register for a PMI Session


$4,400 includes instruction, course materials, student manual, attendance certificates and all meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during both course sessions.


While all written course materials and manuals are provided, attendees are encouraged to bring a laptop or tablet computer for ease of reviewing the materials and assignments during the session. Attendees will be given assignments to complete in the interim between sessions 1 and 2 that are considered a part of the course curriculum. Participants choosing not to complete the interim assignments may be denied a completion certificate.


The Indianapolis Airport (IND) is approximately one hour from the Purdue University campus.


Although hotel cost is not included, a block of rooms will be reserved for students attending the class. Hotel information will be sent in participants’ registration confirmation letters. Transportation between the hotel and Purdue campus will be provided.

Business casual dress is recommended for your entire stay.


Cancellations made up to 3 weeks prior to the start of the first session will be offered a refund (less a $100 processing fee) or a transfer credit towards a future Project Management Institute. Cancellations made less than 3 weeks prior to the start of the first session (including no-shows) cannot be refunded or transferred.Substitutions are permitted up to one week prior to the sessions. Registrants who have attended the first session but are unable to attend the second session will forfeit their space and registration fee. Attendees may re-enroll in a later second session for a fee of $2,000. ABC reserves the right to cancel programs with low enrollment up to 21 days prior to the course start date.

  • The ABC Project Management Institute is 80 hours of instruction in two non-concurrent 40-hour sessions with an interim period between classes for applied assignments and reporting.
  • This intensive management education program is held at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana.
  • Classes are in session from 8:00 a.m. through 9:00 p.m. with a welcoming dinner and reception and a closing and graduation banquet.
  • Class size is limited to provide an interactive experience and to allow the faculty to be fully available to the attendees.

The ABC Project Management Institute was designed by and specifically for today’s contractors. Owners, project managers, estimators, and any employee involved in managing projects are recommended to attend.  Refer to the following on why it is beneficial to attend these courses:

  • Attendees will learn how to utilize and develop tools that will improve profitability and productivity as well as increase customer satisfaction.
  • Interactive course focused on application.
  • Course instructors are from the nationally recognized Department of Building and Construction Management at Purdue University and hold over 80 years combined project management experience.
  • Class specifically focuses on project management – using real examples and case studies.
  • Participants will obtain management tools that will positively impact their firm.
  • Winter, Spring & Summer – SOLD OUT!!
  • FALL 2018 – SEPTEMBER 25-30. 2018 | NOVEMBER 6-11, 2018