Your ability as a project manager to demonstrate best practice in project management—both on-the-job and through professional certification—has become the gold-standard to operate in today’s fast-paced and dynamic workplace. If you are taking this course, you already have a minimum of three years’ demonstrable experience in professional project management.
In this course, you will apply the recognized practices of project management as defined by the Project Management Institute (PMI)® to successfully manage projects. This highly interactive 5-day course explains how projects can be managed across the three exam domains defined by PMI.
The PMP exam incorporates questions on predictive, agile and hybrid delivery approaches and there is approximately a 50/50 split between “traditional” and “agile” approaches.
We help you to not only understand the PMI framework, but also apply and tailor it for your projects. The core course materials have been authored by PMI, so you can be assured that they are directly aligned to the Exam Content Outline (ECO) and the PMP Exam.
Note: PMI states that successful candidates typically spend two to three months studying for the PMP exam – this course provides an excellent foundation for your personal study.
Project managers who have recognised skills and experience can find exciting, highly visible opportunities across a wide range of fields. This PMP exam-focused course is designed to provide you with proven, practical, knowledge and skills that are essential for the effective management of projects. The skills and knowledge you gain will help you avoid costly mistakes and increase your competitive edge in the project management profession.
According to PMI (source www.pmi.org):
Your pre-course learning provides full details of the assets that are available to QA’s PMP candidates. Learners will be provided with access to the PMI Authorized PMP Exam Prep digital learning materials on the PMI CHOICE platform.
Your course fee includes 12 months’ membership to PMI and a PMP exam voucher. Your PMI membership provides digital access to some of the core texts that the Exam Content Outline (ECO) is based on including:
Please redeem this membership and have your personal copy of these publications ready for the start of your course.
Supplementary course materials have been designed by award winning instructional designers to ensure that the course provides an interactive and engaging introduction to the PMI approach. Our expert trainers explain the framework through a wide range of individual and group exercises, case-study application, and learning ‘games’. As a Premier Authorised Training Partner, after your course we also offer online access to practice exam questions that have been authored by PMI. These practice questions cover each of the three exam domains.
The target audience for PMP certification is detailed below and the full list of prerequisites for undertaking the examination and the application process can be found at www.pmi.org. Learners who apply after course attendance will meet PMI's requirement for 35 hours of accredited PMP training before being accepted for the exam.
Learners are provided with a QA PMP Study Guide as well as interactive, online content which introduces the PMI processes, knowledge areas and process groups. The full list of bite-sized activities in your pre-course learning may take up to fifteen hours to complete. Completing your pre-course learning will ensure you get the most from the course and have the best chance of passing the examination.
This course is designed for individuals who have a minimum of three to five years on-the-job experience in leading projects. To be eligible for the PMP exam, please make sure you meet one of the following sets of PMP certification requirements:
It is your responsibility to ensure you meet one of the above requirements. If you are ineligible, you may want to consider the CAPM.
The Exam Content Outline details each of the project management tasks that are relevant for each exam domain. The course is structured to align with the official PMI-PMP learner materials which consist of six individual lessons that cover all tasks listed in the ECO.
Detailed content for each lesson includes:
Starting the Project
Plan the Project
Lead the Team
Support the Project Team
Closing the Project/Phase
Throughout the course, you will participate in Q&A sessions that will help consolidate your learning and ensure a solid foundation for further personal PMP examination preparation.
You will receive a PMP voucher to redeem. Your exam is not part of your course, and you must apply for and arrange the exam directly with the PMI. The exam typically takes place via online proctored testing within your own home or workplace but can also be taken at a designated PMI-approved test centre.
Full details of the 180-question, 230 minutes’ exam, and the application process can be found at www.pmi.org.
PMI®, PMBOK® and PMP® are all marks of Project Management Institute, Inc.
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