Field Leader Institute

Upcoming Programs

May 16-18, 2017

December 5-7, 2017


What is the FMI Field Leader Institute?

Complexity and change are constant challenges in today’s business environment, especially in the construction/design industry. Now, more than ever, your company needs strong, effective field leaders. You need skills, self-awareness and the ability to engender trust and respect from those you lead.

Program Focus

FMI Field Leader Institute is a tightly structured three-day program in which industry professionals examine themselves and the impact they have on their organizations through a variety of hands-on, interactive experiences. Attendees will:

  1. Receive personal assessments for individual development
  2. Encounter experiential leadership activities
  3. Learn how to give and receive effective feedback
  4. Discover the importance of building trust to form high performing teams
  5. Understand the power of field leaders
  6. Realize the essential leadership skills for field leaders

Who Should Attend?

  • General Superintendents
  • Superintendents
  • General Foremen
  • Leaders with responsibilities at the field level

* Please note: FMI Program and Course schedule is subject to change without notice.

Benefits of Attending

The Field Leader Institute provides benefits on both an individual and an organizational level. As a leader of your company, you will:

  • Learn how you can reach your peak potential as a leader
  • Gain a deep understanding of your leadership strengths and opportunities for growth through 360 feedback and other assessments
  • Obtain a clearer understanding of your leadership effectiveness from coaching and feedback from Institute staff and industry peers
  • Discover specific “next steps” to improving your leadership performance from a personal plan of action
  • Advance your professional development when you receive a certificate of completion for continuing education credits

Sending current and future leaders of your organization to the Field Leader Institute will:

  • Lower the risk of your business by building a deep pipeline of field leaders
  • Enhance your organization’s ability to execute on projects
  • Increase engagement and organizational loyalty
  • Develop the capacity for your field leaders to step into roles of greater responsibility and impact
  • Increase the ability of your field leaders to positively influence project stakeholders


The price for the Field Leader Institute is $5,700 per attendee.

The Voices of FMI's Clients:

"This program is an eye opener. You may think you are a 10 at something and are really only a 5. I met a lot of people and I learned a lot from all these people."
Sam Kossak, Superintendent, Jamar

"To become a better leader. To learn their strengths and weaknesses. The company believes in us enough to give us this great opportunity."
Bob Durbin, Project Superintendent, API

"This program will have a ten-fold return on your investment."
Harry Dille, Superintendent, API Construction

“I think it is a great program for anybody but especially for the up and coming leaders. Just being able to reflect on what I need to continue doing to grow as a leader.”
Dion Beneke, Supt., ICI

Learn More:

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