If you are taking this course, you will have some professional exposure to the duties of a project manager, or you may be considering embarking on a career in professional project management. Your ability as a project manager to demonstrate best practices in project management—both on the job and through professional certification—is becoming the standard to compete in today’s fast-paced and highly technical workplace. In this course, you will apply the generally recognized practices of project management acknowledged by the Project Management Institute (PMI)® to successfully manage projects.
This highly interactive 5-day course explains how projects can be managed using the three domains that have been defined by the Project Management Institute (PMI)®.
- People: emphasizing the soft skills you need to effectively lead a project team
- Process: reinforcing the technical aspects of managing projects
- Business Environment: highlighting the connection between projects and organizational strategy
The PMP exam incorporates questions on predictive, agile and hybrid approaches, there is approximately a 50% split between the “traditional” and the “agile” approaches on the exam.
It is designed for those working towards the Project Management Professional certification (PMP)®.
Using elements from QA’s ‘Performance Based Learning’ approach, 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 and the PMP Exam. Supplementary 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 we can also provide you with 4 x 50 question practice exams using questions authored by PMI.
What Can a PMP® Credential Do for You?
Project managers who have proven skills and experience can find exciting, high-visibility opportunities in a wide range of fields. This course is specifically designed to provide you with the proven, practical body of project management knowledge and skills that you need to demonstrate project management mastery on the job. This course has been specifically designed for preparation for the Project Management Professional (PMP)® Certification Exam. The skills and knowledge you gain in this course will help you avoid making costly mistakes and increase your competitive edge in the project management profession.
Learners attending this course will be provided with access to the PMI® Authorized PMP® Exam Prep digital learning materials on the PMI CHOICE platform. These digital learning materials include; the Student Manual, Project Manager Checklist, Spotlight Videos and a variety of additional supporting resources.
This course is designed for individuals who have on-the-job project management experience regardless of whether their formal job role is project manager, who are not certified professionals, and who might or might not have received formal project management training.