This course provides a comprehensive review of the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), the June 2015 Exam Content outline, and the certification process. Students will find this helpful in preparing for the Project Management Professional (PMP)® or Certified Associate of Project Management (CAPM)® certification examinations or in the solidification of their knowledge and understanding of the Project Management processes and content. Other topics include the PMP®/CAPM® Requirements, PMP®/CAPM® Application and Testing processes as well as key test topics, such as project integration, time, cost, quality, communication and risk. The course has been updated to reflect the January 2016 PMP Exam version.
The Center's project management classes offer PDUs and satisfy the Project Management Institute's (PMI)® classroom requirements for the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification. These courses have been approved by PMI® for professional development units (PDUs).
Students attending this course will receive the bestselling books: “Project Management Body of Knowledge” and “Rita Mulcahy’s PMP® Exam Prep.
The new PMBOK version 6 will be released in September 2017. The PMP exam will change some time in the first quarter of 2018. We will be teaching from version 5 until the middle of February 2018.
- PMP® Certification Exam
- Qualifications for the Exam
- CAPM® Certification Exam
- Materials used to study for the Exam
- Application Process
- Examination Process
- Study Plan for the Exam
- Process Chart
- Formulas to Know for the Exam
- Techniques for taking the Exam
- Common Errors and Pitfalls
- Qualifications for the Exam
- Project Management Framework
- Project Management Processes
- Integration Management
- Scope Management
- Time Management
- Cost Management
- Quality Management
- Human Resource Management
- Communications Management
- Risk Management
- Procurement Management
- Professional and Social Responsibility
PMP ® Testing Requirements:
– High school diploma, 7500 hours leading and directing projects, 5 years PM experience, and 35 hours project management education OR
– Bachelor’s degree, 4500 hours leading and directing projects, 3 years PM experience, and 35 hours project management education
All PM experience must have been accrued within the last eight consecutive years unless stated otherwise.
CAPM ® Testing Requirements:
– High school diploma AND 1500 hours experience OR
– 23 hours Project Management education
SLU's PMP Course Kit (included in the course fee):
- Exam Voucher
- Online Portal for realistic exams
The Center's project management classes offer PDUs and satisfy the Project Management Institute's (PMI) classroom requirements for the PMP certification. These courses have been approved by PMI.
The Academic Unit Eligibility is based on contact hours, level of difficulty and certification exam results. Please note that college credit eligibility is a formal academic process that is unconnected to SLU’s Workforce Center. We encourage all students to email their official exam results to firstname.lastname@example.org so we can house pass/fail results in their student portal for verification.
- PMM100 Project Management Fundamentals,
- PMM300 Effective Project Scheduling and Control,
- PMM400 Estimating and Managing Project Costs,
- PMM500 Project Risk Management, and
- PMM 600 Project Quality Management or equivalent experience
30 Hours | 5 Days or 10 Nights
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