The Lakeshore Chapter (C193) of the Project Management Institute is a non-profit body of volunteers established in 1999 to promote the effective use of proven methodologies for structured project management in organizations in the Regions of Peel, Halton, Hamilton-Wentworth and Niagara.

The Chapter has over 2,200+ members and over 68% of these members have achieved their Project Management Professional (PMP) certifications.

The Chapter provides its members with a number of networking and professional development opportunities each year, including dinner meetings, Saturday workshops and courses.

Professional Development Events

Professional Courses


PMP Preparation Course, Fall 2016


Registration is open.


PMP Preparation Course is based on the 2012 [5th edition] of the PMBOK guide and is presented in a seminar and workshop form including exercises and sample questions. This course is very similar to that offered by most PMI Registered Education Providers in that it will provide an in-depth review of all the PMBOK knowledge areas.

This course is being offered to PMI members only by Procept Associates Ltd. which is a premier provider of professional training programs. It is ESSENTIAL that you read the PMBOK guide in advance of attending the course. The Winter PMP Prep Course sponsored by PMI Lakeshore will be held on all 5 Saturdays: October 29, November 05, November 12, November 19 & November 26, 2016.

35 PDUs - PMP - Technical - 34, Strategic & Business Management - 1

Instructors - Hamid Faridani, PhD, PMP, ITIL Foundation and you can view his bio at Hamid Faridani Bio & Darya Duma, P.Eng, PMP, PRINCE2 Practitioner, PSP, MCP and you can view his bio at Darya Duma Bio.


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PMI Agile Certification Practitioner (ACP) Training


Registration is open.


The PMI Lakeshore Chapter will be holding an PMI Agile Certification Practitioner (ACP) Training over three days starting November 07, 2016 and concluding on November 09, 2016. This course is being offered to our members by Ori Schibi, MBA, PMP, PMI-PBA, Agile Consultant with GenXus, a sister concern of Procept Associates Ltd. which is a premier provider of professional agile training programs.

Ori Schibi, has 23 years’ experience providing practical new ways of managing and dealing with projects, programs, business analysis and PMOs. His experience includes driving process efficiencies, software implementations, project recoveries, PMO’s, project management skills assessments and complex programs that stabilize business, create growth and value and lead sustainable change.

Ori has extensive experience working with large to mid-sized organizations in diverse industries. These industries include Telecoms, Financial Services, Pharmaceuticals and government agencies (Canada, US, the United Nations). Ori is also the author of the book Managing Stakeholder Expectations for Project Success. Through his book, Ori focuses on understanding stakeholders’ needs and managing their expectations, defining success criteria tied to project constraints, and performing activities that add value to the creation of the desired result and ultimately, lead to customer satisfaction. Ori is well-versed in several agile methods and teaches agile courses at the University of Toronto and in house for the City of Toronto.


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