Who should attend
The ideal candidate will have previously attended a formal project management class, will be familiar with concepts presented in the PMBOK® Guide from the Project Management Institute, and is planning to take the PMP exam within 60 days of completing the class.
Participant titles/job functions may include, but are not limited to:
- Project managers
- Project coordinators
- Project analysts
- Product managers
- Program managers
- Project team members
About the course
Learn how to study for and what it takes to pass the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification exam.
Project managers who are dedicated enough to their profession to get a certification from a governing body stand apart from the crowd. Current and potential employers see that you have a strong foundation in project management as well as the desire to be at the top of your professional game.
The Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification, offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI)®, is one of the most valued certifications available in project management today. This program will prepare you for the PMP® exam. It also gives you 28 classroom hours and 7 additional online hours to complete the 35 hours needed to sit for the exam. Kick-start your project management career by taking the steps toward the PMP® certification.
PMI, PMP, and the PMBOK Guide are registered marks of Project Management Institute, Inc.
Benefits of This Program
Earn the Required 35 Contact Hours for PMP® Designation Our program has been approved by the Project Management Institute (PMI)® for the required 35 contact hours of training you need to sit for the PMP® exam. You’ll earn 28 contact hours in class and an additional 7 contact hours online. If you currently hold a PMI® certification, this program counts as 35 PDUs for maintaining your credentials. We are approved by PMI® to issue PDUs for project management programs.
Prepare to Conquer the Exam Learn how to best prepare for the exam from a seasoned instructor with PMP® certification. You will walk away with tips and strategies on how to study and how to feel confident on exam day.
Learn the Ins and Outs of the PMBOK® Guide Work through the PMBOK® Guide - Sixth edition and understand what it means to be a PMP® certified project manager.
To help you prepare for the PMP® exam, our Project Management Prep program uses lecture, in-class exercises practice questions to teach you what you need to know to pass it.
In this program you will:
- Learn helpful approaches to study for the exam
- Study class materials and the following books:
PMBOK® Guide - sixth edition
The PMP® Exam: How to Pass on Your First Try, Sixth Edition
- Identify areas that require further study
- Align your practical knowledge with the PMBOK® Guide terminology
- Formulate a test-taking strategy with the guidance of a PMP® certified instructor
Wayne Kaul is an adjunct lecturer within the Tippie College of Business, drawing on more than 35 years of experience in corporate leadership, project management, education and consulting. Wayne’s professional experience includes positions in Engineering, Research/Development, and Information Tec...
Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.
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