Become a Member of PMI SWOC

Founded in 1998, Project Management Institute, South Western Ontario Chapter (PMI SWOC) currently boasts over 600 members of which, approximately 80% hold the Project Management Professional (PMP) designation. PMI SWOC provides a unique opportunity for professional project managers to network and learn from one another.

How to Become a Member

To become a member of PMI South Western Ontario Chapter, you must be a member of PMI International.

Membership to PMI International costs $129 USD/year (+ $10 USD for administrative fees when you first become a member) and $30 USD/year for the South Western Ontario chapter.

Step 1: Visit the PMI site at and click on Join PMI.

Step 2: Choose the type of membership you want. The student membership is reserved for full-time students in a recognized program with a diploma.

Step 3: Create your account or log in if you already have a PMI account. This account will help you manage your membership and certifications.

Step 4: Follow the steps to fill in your information, purchase your membership to PMI South Western Ontario Chapter and complete your transaction.

You do not need to be a member to become certified.

However, membership gives you access to the following advantages:

  • Being a part of one of the Global Chapters of The Project Management Institute
  • A discount on events and courses offered by PMI SWOC
  • Mentoring Program for both Professional and Career Development
  • Professional Development Opportunities through seminars and presentations
  • Networking with Project Managers from a wide range of industries
  • Free access to the webinars on
  • Free download of PMBOK
  • Exam discounts
  • And much more!

Your membership is renewable annually.

Please visit myPMI Dashboard at for all information on your membership, renewal dates, and certifications.