Frequently Asked Questions

Are we affiliated with Birkman International based in Houston, Texas?

Yes. We are an Independent Organizational Consulting Boutique Firm and have for 6 years been designated by Birkman International as one of only eight Learning Partners in the world authorized to provide official Birkman Method Certification Training. For questions or comments regarding our status as a Learning Partner, please contact.

How do I make sure I’m registered for a specific training date and location?

A spot is reserved in a training when the registration form for that specific training is submitted no later than 30 days before the start of training and either the full or 50% of the fee is paid. The remaining fee balance or invoice must be paid in full two (2) weeks before the start of training.

Is full attendance mandatory?

Our certification training is four (4) days and contains the core curriculum designated by Birkman International. To receive a certificate, attendance is mandatory for the entire four days, unless other arrangements are made.

What is our cancellation policy?

Refunds are given for cancellations made 30 days before the start of training. Cancellations of less than 30 days will not be refunded but may be rescheduled. Millvale reserves the right to reschedule trainings.

Are Continuing Education Credits (CEU’s) required to be certified?

Yes. Twenty (20) hours of Birkman continuing education are required every three years to maintain current Birkman Method Certification status. The 20 hours can be earned through classroom and online training provided either by Birkman International or an official Learning Partner, such as Millvale. Please see our upcoming events for a list of continuing education opportunities throughout the globe.

Hotel Accommodations?

Please contact us for hotel recommendations for your specific training location and date. Please do not finalize any travel arrangements more than 30 days before training without confirming that the training will not be rescheduled.

Meals?

Meals are not provided though every effort is made to recommend restaurants within walking distance. Snack foods and non-alcoholic beverages are provided throughout the day each day.