Background


This course is a follow-up on the Project Management Boot Camp course, or its equivalent. This course is for experienced project managers with at least three years of industry PM experience, who intend to take the Project Management Institute PMP exam. It focuses on developing the knowledge and practice needed for passing the PMI PMP Examination. The PMP Certification has become an attractive qualification to some employers, who are looking to hire experienced project managers.


40 PDUs
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PMI Talent Triangle Share of PDUs:
Business Leadership Technical
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Course Style and Approach

 

The course will use the latest PMI Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) 5th edition. It will present the different chapters of the PMBOK, together with exercises on numerous exam questions and practice on a collection of past exams.

 The course will not only focus on acquiring the knowledge, but also on developing the best strategies to succeed in the PMP exam. In addition to following the PMBOK structure, the course will use complementary materials and case studies to make the experience livelier, relevant, and applicable to modern project environment.


Course Topics

 

 1. Introduction

  • About the PMP Exam
  • Projects and operations
  • The Role of a Project Manager

 2. Project Lifecycle and Organization

  • Project Phases
  • Organization Factors

 3. PM Processes Groups

  • Initiation
  • Planning
  • Execution
  • Monitoring and Controlling
  • Closing

 4. PMBOK Knowledge Areas

  • Integration Management
  • Scope Management
  • Time Management
  • Cost Management
  • Quality Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Communication Management
  • Risk Management
  • Procurement Management
  • Stakeholders Management

 5. Techniques and Tools

  • Decision Tools
  • Formulas and Equations
  • Terminology

 6. Social Responsibility