Resources for GAC Volunteers

These are online training modules that a GAC Onsite Team Member must complete to effectively participate in the third step of the GAC Accreditation process, the Onsite Visit.  The supporting documentation includes information regarding the process and procedures used in conducting an onsite visit and can also be informational for programs applying for, or considering, GAC Accreditation.

To access the GAC Online Training Modules you must have a PMI.org login. If you do not have one, please register here.

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Module 1: GAC Accreditation Overview

GAC Volunteers Module 1

Review of the GAC Accreditation Program and processes. Includes GAC mission and objectives, value, history, process, and benefits.

Log into pmi.org/PMILearn and search GACPM Mod.1

Module 2: GAC Onsite Visit Role Overview

GAC Volunteers Module 2

Overview of the GAC Onsite Visit: focus on the purpose and process of the Onsite Visit, Team Member roles, responsibilities and benefits.

Log into pmi.org/PMILearn and search GACPM Mod.2

Module 3: GAC Onsite Visit Team Member Perspective

GAC Volunteers Module 3

Insight into GAC’s expectations of the Onsite Visit Team: overview of Onsite Visit Team criteria, selection process, roles and responsibilities. Includes Team communications, ethical and behavior expectations and logistics.

Log into pmi.org/PMILearn and search GACPM Mod.3

Module 4: GAC Onsite Visit: Preparation, Planning, Execution & Closing

GAC Volunteers Module 4

In-depth review of Onsite Team Members’ roles and activities: includes applicant program documentation review; onsite and post-onsite visit activities.

Log into pmi.org/PMILearn and search GACPM Mod.4

Module 5: GAC Accreditation Standards: Understanding Review and Alignment Expectations

GAC Volunteers Module 5

Review of the scope and depth of each GAC Accreditation Standard and assessment tools Onsite Team Members use when reviewing a program’s Self-Assessment Report.

Log into pmi.org/PMILearn and search GACPM Mod.5

Module 6: Effective Accreditation Standard Review Processes and Techniques

GAC Volunteers Module 6

Detailed review of tools and techniques used by Onsite Visit Teams while Onsite, from interviewing stakeholder groups to inspecting course materials.

Log into pmi.org/PMILearn and search GACPM Mod.6

Module 7: In-Depth Team Lead Training

Module 7: In-Depth Team Lead Training

Detailed review of the Team Lead role and responsibilities throughout each phase of the Onsite Visit.

Log into pmi.org/PMILearn and search GACPM Mod.7