Chief Training Academy

The 2024 Chief Academy includes 2‑day training classes (introductory to advanced), a half‑day training lab, and social networking events to extend your learning or relaxation.

2-Day Training Courses & Half-Day Lab — August 28–30

Choose a comprehensive training course that best suits your experience level or professional focus. For the half‑day lab, complete the project from the course at your pace with the assistance of the training instructors and tech staff. In the lab, you can also ask questions related to your current outside projects or how‑to questions.

View a detailed Chief Academy schedule (PDF)

All courses are taught by Chief Architect Certified Instructors.

Social Events and Networking Opportunities

Users enjoying the lake cruise social event, including a view of the famous Floating Green.

Welcome Reception — August 27

Join the Chief Architect staff and attendees at the Chief Academy welcome reception. We will share company and product information to help you learn insights about Chief Architect. Share your questions and feedback at the reception and throughout the event.

Networking Reception — August 28

Join us for an evening reception and networking event. The reception is a great opportunity to get to know other Chief Architect users and staff in a relaxed setting.

Tubbs Hill Morning Hike — August 29

Start your day off with incredible scenery! Join us for an early morning hike around the lake from downtown Coeur d'Alene at McEuen Park.

Lake Cruise on Coeur d'Alene — August 29

Enjoy a lake cruise on beautiful Lake Coeur d'Alene. Take in the Idaho scenery, build on new professional relationships, have fun with the Chief Challenge and see the famous Coeur d'Alene Floating Green and Event Center.

Bring a guest—guest event tickets can be purchased separately for the evening events.

Hotel & Travel Information

Chief Academy 2024 will be hosted in beautiful Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.

Chief Academy Events and Pricing

The Chief Academy Includes:

  • 2‑Day Training Seminar
  • Lab Training (half‑day)
  • Lunch (2 days)
  • Welcome Reception
  • Networking Reception
  • Lake Cruise, Reception & Chief Challenge
10% Discount
(thru 7/1/2024)
Discounted Price

Chief Academy
(includes all events)




Guest Event Ticket
(for evening receptions)


Chief Academy
(includes all events)

Price: $1,395

10% Discount:
(thru 7/1/2024)

Discounted Price: $1,255.50

Guest Event Ticket
(for evening receptions)

Price: $159

Chief Academy — Scholarship Award

Chief Architect is offering a scholarship award program for the 2024 Chief Academy. The purpose of the scholarship is to recognize and help exceptional Chief Architect Community members attend the event. You may apply for the scholarship or nominate someone you feel is deserving of this award. Chief Scholarship recipients will receive free registration to the event. Apply Now

Chief Architect Scholarship Details

  • A limited number of scholarships will be offered
  • Individual applications and nominations will be accepted thru July 1, 2024
  • The scholarship award decision is based on the merits of the applicant
  • Scholarships will be announced on July 8, 2024
  • Scholarship includes free admission to Chief Academy 2024 (Value: $1,395)
  • Applicants must have an active Chief Architect Premier subscription or Support & Software Assurance (SSA) thru July 8, 2024
Apply Now