PMI California Inland Empire Chapter

Upcoming events

TammoWilkens2 Saturdays August 15, 2020 – October 31, 2020
Learning Opportunity – Tammo Wilkens:  BEYOND THE PMP:  Become a better project manager.

NOTE: Following your survey responses, PMI CIE has decided to deliver this course virtually.  The dates do not change, the registration fee has been lowered.  Please join us.

Starting August 15, 2020 – Learning Opportunity – Tammo Wilkens:  BEYOND THE PMP:  Become a better project manager.


This is a unique opportunity because:

  • It will improve your project management skills.
  • You will gain the knowledge that will allow you to pass the PMP® Exam prior to the anticipated changes coming in 2021.
  • This program is guaranteed to make you a better project manager than you are now, regardless of your current project management skills.

The Project Management Foundation Certificate Program is an in depth journey through the entire range of project management functions, based on PMI’s PMBOK® Guide 6th Ed.    It is for projects of all sizes.

This program is being offered by OCS and conducted by Tammo Wilkens, P.E., MBA, PMP, CSM.  He has over 46 years of experience, including 31 years of experience in project management. He has managed various projects in software, engineering and construction industries, both in the private and public sectors. He has worked for both owners and contractors.  He has lectured and presented papers in multiple areas of project management and is a recognized subject matter expert in planning & scheduling and earned value management. Tammo brings his vast arsenal of personal anecdotes from “the trenches” to the classroom to make the connection between theory and practice.  His experience also includes professional development and mentoring of employees, training students in scheduling software systems, as well as developing and delivering PMP exam preparation courses. Mr. Wilkens developed the original Certificate in Project Management Program at California State University – Dominguez Hills, teaching it there for over 13 years and continues to receive overwhelmingly positive evaluations from his students.

Event Date 08-15-2020 8:00 am
Event End Date 10-31-2020 5:00 pm
Registration Start Date 06-24-2020
Cut off date 08-14-2020
Individual Price $1,595 (Member) $1,795 (Non-member)
No. of Strategic PDUs 10
No. of Technical PDUs 46
No. of Leadership PDUs 10

TammoWilkens2 Sunday, August 23, 2020: Dave Cline


Get your Lean Six Sigma YELLOW Belt Certification!

  • Enhance your career
  • Differentiate yourself from others
  • Increase your earning potential
  • Leverage the LSS tools in any industry

This 8 ½ hour virtual class consists of interactive discussions and polls, exercises, practice using Lean Six Sigma tools, Q & A and practice test questions.

A Lean Six Sigma Yellow belt participates in and supports LSS Quality Improvement projects by assisting Green and Black belts in developing process maps, gathering information, performing analysis.

As a professional with a Lean Six Sigma (LSS) certification you will utilize new tools and apply problem solving skills to reduce costs, eliminate waste and increase efficiency which are valuable to your employer.

Course Outline

    • Background & historical significance of LSS
    • Understanding the PDCA methodology
    • Understanding the DMAIC methodology
    • Understand which tools are typically used in each phase
    • Understand the role of each LSS belt including project champions


You will learn about and be able to apply 25 LSS tools including these:

  • VOC
  • 5 Whys
  • Process Maps
  • Fishbone Diagram/Ishikawa Chart
  • Pareto Chart
  • PDCA
  • 5S
  • Basic statistical functions              
  • Control Charts


A Lean Six Sigma certification on your resume signifies that you are committed to improving your business acumen and improving the business where you work.

Register today!

Cost: $399.00 (Member)  $439.00 (Non-Member)

Date: Sunday, August 23rd, 2020,

Time: 8:00 – 5:00 pm with ½  hour break for lunch

Meeting venue: Zoom. Log in information will be provided 1 week before class

Instructor: Dave Cline, Master Black Belt, PMP, B.S. Mathematics

Mr. Cline has been a project manager for over 10 years, worked on multiple LSS projects, and has certified over 100 people.

Event Date 08-23-2020 8:00 am
Event End Date 08-23-2020 5:00 pm
Registration Start Date 06-29-2020
Cut off date 08-17-2020
Individual Price $399 (Member) $439 (Non-member)
No. of Strategic PDUs 2
No. of Technical PDUs 4
No. of Leadership PDUs 1