Project Management

PMP Project Management Certificate Programme


Overview

The Project Management Institute (PMI) PMP Certification is accepted worldwide as proof of project management experience and competence.

Having the PMP certification proves that you have an advanced level of experience and project management knowledge. Our Project Management Certification Programme will equip you with the knowledge required and cover all the steps needed to develop your skill sets in Project Management as well as cover all the steps needed to pass the examination leading to PMP certification.

It will familiarise you with the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBoK) standard, its nine knowledge areas and five process groups.

We will familiarise you with the format of the examination and with the types of questions asked, and give you a chance to practise examples of those questions.

What are the learning objectives

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Define portfolios, programmes and projects 
  • Describe the project lifecycle and organisational influences 
  • Monitor and control project processes 
  • Create a project plan and use it to monitor and control a project 
  • Define requirements and a work breakdown structure 
  • Define and sequence activities and estimate durations 
  • Create a budget and control costs 
  • Identify and communicate effectively with stakeholders 
  • Perform quality control 
  • Identify and manage project risks 
  • Build, develop and manage a project team 
  • Conduct procurements

Who Should Attend

You should attend this PMP exam preparation course if:

  • You are (or will soon be) required to manage projects which are based on PMI standards and need to know how to apply them to managing a project
  • You wish to pass PMP examination

To apply for the PMP, you need to have either:

  • A 4-year degree (bachelor's or the global equivalent) and at least three years of project management experience, with 4,500 hours leading and directing projects and 35 hours of project management education.

OR

  • A secondary diploma (high school or the global equivalent) with at least five years of project management experience, with 7,500 hours leading and directing projects and 35 hours of project management education.

Outline

You will learn:

  • How to implement the practical skills, concepts and principles into your job – immediately.
  • The nine knowledge areas within PMI’s PMBOK Guide (Project Management Body of Knowledge)
  • What to do to prepare to sit and pass the PMP exam – first time.
  • To develop your skills as a project manager to the next level.

Course outline:

  • Introduction
  • The project environment 
  • The PMBOK Guide – the nine knowledge areas and 28 processes 
  • Project Integration Management 
  • Project Scope Management 
  • Project Time Management 
  • Project Cost Management 
  • Project Control 
  • Project Risk Management 
  • Project Human Resource Management 
  • Project Quality Management 
  • Project Procurement Management 
  • Project Communications Management 
  • Professional and Social Responsibility 
  • PMP Exam Preparation 
  • Summary and next steps