NCI Charrette System™ Certificate Training - Core Level

In-House Customized Case Study Option

This 2.5-day training is all about your people and your projects -- making it the most effective version of the NCI Charrette System™ Certificate training. The NCI will customize our training to fit the needs of your community or organization. Your team will learn the practical NCI Charrette System™ skills, tools and techniques through interactive, hands-on exercises practiced on.

Using your handpicked case studies, your team will create project guiding principles, objectives and performance measures, stakeholder analysis, charrette purpose and products, project roadmap, charrette ready plan, charrette schedules and budgets for the case studies. You will learn how to gauge the length and cost of a charrette using a project budget, political considerations and design difficulty. Also included in the training are design thinking empathy and ideation tools, conflict resolution tools, social media, distance participation, keypad polling, web-based flip charts and touch tables for public design meetings.

Maximum training attendance: 32.

NCI Charrette System™ 101 Seminar

An added bonus is the executive level NCI Charrette System™ 101 Seminar. This is an opportunity to educate project partners and stakeholders, as well as your sub-consultants and prospective clients about the charrette process.

Seminar attendance: unlimited.

NCI Trained Organizations receive a certificate and are listed on our Trained Organizations web page. Individual participants also receive their own certificate and inclusion in our online certificate holder database.

Continuing Education

This course is approved by the AIA for 15.25 continuing education hours (CEHs) and the AICP for 15.25 certification maintenance (CM) credits.

How to Submit a Request for this Training

Download and information booklet to learn more and contact NCI to discuss your unique needs or to request additional information.