This PMP training course guides you through complete preparation for the PMP credential by PMI, USA.
If you are taking this course, you probably have some professional exposure to the duties of a project manager, or you may be considering embarking on a career in professional project management. Your ability as a project manager to demonstrate best practices in project management-both on the job and through professional certification-is becoming the standard to compete in today’s fast-paced and highly technical workplace. In this course, you will apply the generally recognized practices of project management acknowledged by the Project Management Institute (PMI)® to successfully manage projects.
Project managers who have proven skills and experience can find exciting, high-visibility opportunities in a wide range of fields. This course is specifically designed to provide you with the proven, practical body of project management knowledge and skills that you need to demonstrate project management mastery on the job. Additionally, this course can be a significant part of your preparation for the Project Management Professional (PMP)® Certification Exam. The skills and knowledge you gain in this course will help you avoid making costly mistakes and increase your competitive edge in the project management profession.
WHAT IS THE ELIGIBILITY & WHO CAN DO?:
To be eligible for the PMP certification, you must meet certain educational and professional experience requirements. All project management experience must have been accrued within the last eight consecutive years prior to your application submission.
|Educational Background||Project Management Experience|
|Secondary degree (high school diploma, associate’s degree or global equivalent)||Minimum three years/36 months unique non-overlapping professional project management experience|
|Four-year degree (bachelor’s degree or global equivalent)||Minimum three years/36 months unique non-overlapping professional project management experience during which at least 4,500 hours were spent leading and directing the project*|
|Bachelor’s or post-graduate degree from a GAC accredited program *(bachelor’s degree or master’s or|
|Minimum two years/24 months unique non-overlapping professional project management experience|
Experience must include leading and directing projects. A project is a temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique product, service or result (as defined by the PMBOK® Guide).
In addition to the above project management experience, applications must also have at least 35 contact hours of formal project management education unless they are an active CAPM holder. If you are an active CAPM certification holder, you do NOT need to document the 35 contact hours. Your project
management education requirement is waived.
WHAT IS THE COURSE STRUCTURE?
|People (42%)||• Manage conflict|
• Lead a team
• Support team performance
• Empower team members and stakeholders
• Ensure team members/stakeholders are adequately trained
• Build a team
• Address and remove impediments, obstacles, and blockers for the team
• Negotiate project agreements
• Collaborate with stakeholders
• Build shared understanding
• Engage and support virtual teams
• Define team ground rules
• Mentor relevant stakeholders
• Promote team performance through the application of emotional intelligence
|Process (50%)||• Execute project with the urgency required to deliver business value|
• Manage communications
• Assess and manage risks
• Engage stakeholders
• Plan and manage budget and resources
• Plan and manage schedule
• Plan and manage quality of products/deliverables
• Plan and manage scope
• Integrate project planning activities
• Manage project changes
• Plan and manage procurement
• Manage project artifacts
• Determine appropriate project methodology/methods and practices
• Establish project governance structure
• Manage project issues
• Ensure knowledge transfer for project continuity
• Plan and manage project/phase closure or transitions
|Business Environment (8%)||• Plan and manage project compliance|
• Evaluate and deliver project benefits and value
• Evaluate and address external business environment changes for impact on scope
• Support organizational change
Project Management Framework
Project Integration Management
Pre-requisite for successful projects
WHAT ARE THE EXAM INFORMATION?
The PMP examination is comprised of 180 questions. Of the 180 questions, 5 are considered pretest questions. Pretest questions do not affect the score and are used in examinations as an effective and legitimate way to test the validity of future examination questions. All questions are randomly placed
throughout the examination.
|EXAM FORMAT:||No. of Scored Questions: 175|
No. of Pretest (Unscored) Questions: 5
Total Examination Questions: 180
|EXAM DURATION:||230 Minutes|
WHAT IS THE EXAM LOCATION?
Exams are administered through the worldwide network of Prometric Testing Centers. To locate a Testing Center and to schedule exam appointments, visit www.prometric.com
DO YOU GET A CERTIFICATE?
You will get a certificate of completion, which is highly reputed and accepted by employers.