Chief Training Academy

Chief Academy 2022 will consist of two days of classroom training and a half-day of focused training in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.

The Chief Academy will return in 2022 and include 2‑day training classes (introductory to advanced) followed by a half‑day of focus‑based seminars, 1‑on‑1 training, hands‑on new products test drive and social networking events to extend your learning or relaxation.

2-Day Training Courses — August 31–September 1

Why wait? Learn today and be more productive with Chief Architect! Choose a comprehensive training course that best suits your experience level or professional focus. All courses are taught by Chief Architect Certified Instructors.

Residential Classes:

Kitchen, Bath & Interiors Classes:

  • Introductory
  • Intermediate
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Sign up by August 9, 2022, and save up to $309.50!

Focused Training — September 2 (Half-day)

Build on what you learned in the 2‑day training courses with our focus‑based seminars, one‑on‑one training or hands‑on new products test drive.

Focus Seminars

  • Remodeling Best Practices
  • 3D Rendering Tips & Techniques
  • Designing Roofs & Ceilings

1-on-1 Training

Still have questions after your 2-day training course? Take advantage of individual one‑on‑one training sessions with a Chief Architect Technical Support Analyst.

New Products Test Drive

Hands‑on test drive with our latest new products including 3D Viewer, Chief Architect, and our virtual reality experience lab. Hosted by Chief Architect engineering and development staff.

Social Events and Networking Opportunities

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

There are several social and networking events during the Chief Academy to extend your learning and relaxation.

Lake Cruise on Coeur d'Alene — August 31

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

Networking Reception — September 1

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 — September 2 @ 6:30 AM

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.

For both evening events, bring a guest—guest event tickets can be purchased separately.

Find accommodations and activities around Coeur d'Alene.

Chief Academy Events and Pricing — Sign up by August 9, 2022, and save up to $309.50!

The Chief Academy Includes:

  • 2-Day Training Seminar
  • Focused Training (half-day)
  • Lunch (2 days)
  • Evening Reception
  • Lake Cruise and Reception
Event Option:
10% SSA Discount
Early Sign Up Discount
Discounted Price

Chief Academy (includes all events)





Guest Event Ticket (2 evening receptions)


Chief Academy (includes all events)

Price: $1,295

10% SSA Discount: -$129.50

Early Sign Up Discount: -$180

Discounted Price: $985.50

Guest Event Ticket (2 evening receptions)

Price: $149