The Project Management Professional (PMP®) is the most important industry-recognized certification for Project Managers. It is a globally-recognized Project Management training certification, with PMPs sought after to lead projects in many countries in the world.
The PMP® is not profession-specific, so you can work in virtually any industry, with any methodology, in nearly any location.
This course properly reflects the changes made to the PMBOK® 6th edition examination as of January 2, 2021.
What will you learn? The concepts that are covered in the PMP® examination and provide a knowledge base for examination preparation.
Who is this course for? Experienced Project Managers that meet PMI® hands-on project experience and educational requirements for taking the examination.
The course covers PMP® examination application requirements, application procedures, and the types of questions that are presented in the examination. It also discusses post-exam requirements for maintaining the certification. An overview of how the exam is structured and preparation tips are included.
To comply with the PMP® examination update of January 2, 2021, the course is structured to cover the Project Management Domains, People, Process, and Business Environment, with corresponding Project Management concepts mapped to their domain. As such, the Process Domain is represented by relevant Project Management Framework concepts, and Process related Project Management Knowledge Areas – Project Integration Management, Project Scope Management, Project Schedule Management, Project Cost Management, Project Quality Management, Project Risk Management and Project Procurement Management. The People Domain is represented by Project Communications Management, Project Resource Management, and Project Stakeholder Management Knowledge Areas. The Business Environment Domain is represented by the Project Framework concepts relating to Business Environment.
The course also addresses Agile and Agile Hybrid concepts as they correspond to the Project Management Framework and the Project Management Knowledge Areas to ensure relevant topics are covered.
Module 1: Preparing for and Taking the Exam
- Preparing to Take the Exam and Instructor Introduction
- Getting Certified to take the Examination
- Examination Characteristics
- Test Taking Tips and Techniques
- Question Formats
- Post Certification Requirements