PS Institute

We’re finding creative ways to encourage you to explore new experiences and career paths through the PS Institute. Browse descriptions below, then use the link to register for any (or all!) opportunities that interest you. All programming is FREE, includes free transportation, and snacks!

All programs take place at the Project Success Institute:

You can register at any time, even after the course you’re interested in has started. See below for specific course opportunities.

Registration Information

Register for any (or all!) of our certificates:

Register Here

Questions? Contact Institute Program Manager James Rone at jamesr@projectsuccess.org.

Spring 2022 Institute Certificates

Bike Tech Lab Certificate (in partnership with Quality Bicycle Products’ Break the Cycle program)
for High School students

Spring Trimester Dates: Mondays, Apr 25 to Jun 6, 5:15 – 7:15 pm (No class May 30)

NOTE: Start times are 45 minutes later to accommodate adjusted dismissal times.

During each two-hour Bicycle Tech Lab, students will learn to maintain their bicycles from a Bike Professor trained by Quality Bicycle Products’ Break the Cycle program. Students who attend all six sessions will be eligible to apply for the Quality Bicycle Products Mechanics Scholarship and will receive free professional training that will provide opportunities to join the cycling industry.

Personal Finance Certificate
for High School students

Spring Trimester Dates: Tuesdays, Apr 26 – Jun 28, 5:15 – 7:15 pm

NOTE: Start times are 45 minutes later to accommodate adjusted dismissal times.

Learn how to manage a personal budget and take a critical look at how financial institutions affect our lives so you can reach your goals and dreams.

Cooking Certificate
for High School students

Spring Trimester Dates: Wednesdays, Apr 27 – Jun 29, 5:15 – 7:15 pm

NOTE: Start times are 45 minutes later to accommodate adjusted dismissal times.

Become a better home cook in this class, which will explore moist and dry heat, seasoning, and explore the roots of cooking styles across the world. Great for beginners and more experienced cooks.

Coding Certificate
for High School students

Spring Trimester Dates: Thursdays, Apr 28 to Jun 30, 5:15 – 7:15 pm 

NOTE: Start times are 45 minutes later to accommodate adjusted dismissal times.

Work with professional programmers to learn the basics of computer coding, including the beginning steps of CoffeeScript, JavaScript, and Python coding languages. Recommended for beginners, but all are welcome.