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Project Management Professional - pmp Exam Preparation Course

Sep 9—13, 2019
5 days
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
CAD 3750 ≈USD 2853
CAD 750 per day
Mar 2—6, 2020
5 days
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
CAD 3750 ≈USD 2853
CAD 750 per day

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In today’s fast-paced world of project management, work experience alone is only half the equation for career success. There is an ever-increasing demand from organizations for project leaders and staff who have obtained the Project Management Institute’s® Project Management Professional (PMP) designation.

The PMP certification illustrates that you have world-class standardized project management knowledge and have committed yourself to mastering all of the essential project management skills. It puts you at the top of your industry and will open many new avenues of career growth.

What You Will Learn

  • Learn from one of the most respected project managers in Canada: Sandra Martyn, PMP, is a university-level facilitator with thousands of hours of classroom training experience. She has taught project managers from all over the world, plus 25 years “in the trenches”
  • Receive a 360º perspective on each knowledge area and process group: All nine knowledge areas and five process groups will be reviewed in detail
  • Review scores of sample questions: Learn first hand how to interpret exam questions and focus your study time on topics that need the most attention
  • Receive test-taking tips: Maximize your exam-writing efficiency
  • Network and learn in study teams: A top-rated feature of our program

Course content details

5 days

The PMP Exam Prepartion Course: Professional Project Manager

Section 1: PMP Exam Overview

  • Qualifying to write the PMP exam
  • Exam format and timing
  • Passing requirements
  • The testing facility
  • Study strategies

Section 2: Course Framework

  • Hints for learning
  • Key project management definitions
  • 10 project knowledge areas
  • 5 process groups

Section 3: Project Integration Management

  • Develop project charter
  • Develop project management plan
  • Direct/manage project execution
  • Monitor/control project work
  • Close project/phase

Section 4: Project Scope Management

  • Plan scope management
  • Collect requirements
  • Define scope
  • Create WBS
  • Validate/control scope

Section 5: Project Time Management

  • Define and sequence activities
  • Estimate activity resources and durations
  • Develop schedule

Section 6: Project Cost Management

  • Plan cost management
  • Estimate costs
  • Determine budget
  • Control costs

Section 7: Project Quality Management

  • Plan quality
  • Perform quality assurance and control

Section 8: Human Resources Management

  • Plan HR management
  • Acquire, develop and manage the team

Section 9: Project Communications Management

  • Plan communications management
  • Manage communications
  • Control communications

Section 10: Project Risk Management

  • Plan risk management
  • Identify risks
  • Perform qualitative/quantitative risk analysis
  • Plan risk responses
  • Control risks

Section 11: Project Procurement Management

  • Plan procurement management
  • Conduct procurements
  • Control procurements

Section 12: Stakeholder Management

  • Identify stakeholders
  • Plan stakeholder engagement
  • Manage stakeholder engagement
  • Monitor Stakeholder engagement

Who should attend

  • Experienced project managers and analysts who want to improve their test-taking skills and confidence prior to writing the PMP exam
  • Any individual who would simply like to increase their understanding of project management, even if you are not writing the exam.


Biography Sandi is President of The Martyn Group, a consulting company specializing in project management training, project design and implementation. She has more than 20 years of experience managing projects in all categories including construction, information systems, production, financial, ...


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Sep 9—13, 2019
5 days
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
CAD 3750 ≈USD 2853
CAD 750 per day
Mar 2—6, 2020
5 days
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
CAD 3750 ≈USD 2853
CAD 750 per day

How it works

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