CEI welcomes you to Albuquerque, New Mexico

Training School Brochure PDF Registration Form PDF Register Online Your stay in Albuquerque

Founded in 1706, Albuquerque, New Mexico is one of the oldest cities in the United States.

Known as the Duke City, it enjoys sunshine and blue skies 310 days a year and a climate that is comfortable year-round. Sitting at an elevation that ranges from 4,900 to 6,500 feet, Albuquerque is the highest metropolitan city in the US. It spans more than 400 square miles and is home to almost 600,000 people. Albuquerque is also home to the largest Balloon Fiesta in the World and the longest single span tramway in the world.

The city is also located on Historic Route 66 which spans from Santa Monica, California to Chicago, Illinois.

A visit to Albuquerque allows you to experience the authentic Southwest. As one of the oldest cities in the U.S., Albuquerque boasts a unique multi-cultural heritage and history where Native American, Hispanic & Latino, Anglo and other cultural influences are a part of everyday life.

Albuquerque International Sunport

Albuquerque is served by seven major commercial airlines including Alaska, American, Delta, Jet Blue, Southwest, United and US Airways.


Hotel accommodations are included in the registration fee and will be hosted at:

Drury Inn and Suites
4310 The 25 Way NE,
Albuquerque, NM 87109

The hotel features a nightly happy hour from 5:30 to 7:00 as well as hot breakfast each morning. Other amenities include heated pool, free wi-fi and internet service. Additional nights (beyond Thursday night) are available at $107.00 per night.

* Should a student need to make arrangements to leave a session early, special rates can be quoted prior to booking.

Registration Fee

$1,125.00 includes hotel, meals, and transportation to and from the hotel and training facility. Hotel arrangements will be made by CEI. Attendees must arrange their own transportation to Albuquerque. Course manuals also included in digital format.

  • Classes begin Monday at 6:00 pm for an introduction and dinner, and finish Thursday at 4:00 pm. Please schedule outbound flights for Friday morning.
  • Daily sessions start at 8:00 am.
  • All transportation to be provided by CEI.
  • Register now by completing the registration form.

*Please inform CEI staff of any special dietary restrictions. We will try to accommodate that request to the best of our ability.