Project Management Professional (PMP) Training & Certification Course

Course Overview

 

Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification is the globally recognized professional certificate for project managers provided by the Project Management Institute (PMI). The PMP Certification enhances your skills that are required for project managers. This certificate is accepted by most of the industries worldwide and it adds value to your career and salary potential. 

The PMP Certification validates your project management skills from initiation, planning, execution, monitoring, controlling to ensuring the successful delivery of the project.  

 

What you will learn

 

•    Explain the project management processes
•    Understand the various project components in detail and learn how to effectively integrate these different components to ensure success
•    Discuss the project management knowledge areas
•    Learn the formulas, charts, and theories of project management
•    Demonstrate project execution and project control techniques required for project success

 

Who can take this course

 

This is not an entry-level course. Anyone who has required experience can take this course. The following professionals can take this course:

•    Project Managers
•    Team Leads
•    Project Associates
•    Project Assistants/Engineers
•    Project Analysts
•    Project Coordinators
•    Software Developers
•    Individuals want to be a project manager

 

Course prerequisites

 

•    Secondary degree, high school diploma (or equivalent)
•    Project management experience: five years
•    Leading and directing projects hours: 7500 hrs
•    Complete 35 hours of project management education/ 35 PDUs

         OR

•    Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent)
•    Project management experience: three years
•    Leading and directing projects hours: 4500 hrs
•    Complete 35 hours of project management education/ 35 PDUs

FAQ’S

To become a Certified Project Manager, you need to pass the PMP Certification Exam. This exam tests your knowledge and skills related to project initiation, planning, executing, monitoring & controlling, and closing the project.
 

It is the top project management certification, and it validates you have the specific skills and experience that employers seek. Many companies have made it mandatory for their Project Managers to get the PMP certification.
 

This exam consists of 200 MCQs that need to be answered in four hours. Out of 200 questions, 175 will be pretest questions that will not be scored.
 

For members- $405 (USD)
For non-members- $555 (USD)
 

Yes. According to the PMI salary survey, it is found that the PMP Certified candidates get higher salaries (20% higher on average) than those without a PMP certification. There are a number of advantages of becoming PMP Certified:

•    Adds value to your career
•    Improves skills, knowledge and builds self-confidence
•    Scope to lead, direct, and implement challenging projects
•    More job opportunities
•    Increase in salary

In order to maintain the PMP certification, you must complete 60 professional development units (PDUs) in each three-year period.

PDUs (Professional Development Units) are essential for maintaining PMI certified credentials and also mandatory for the Continuing Certification Requirements (CCR) Program.

It is valid for three years and the candidates can recertify it.