PROJECT MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL (PMP®) CERTIFICATION WEEKEND
- Initiating the project
- Planning the project
- Executing the project
- Monitoring and controlling the project
- Closing the project
- Project Integration Management
- Project Scope Management
- Project Time Management
- Project Cost Management
- Project Quality Management
- Project Human Resource Management
- Project Communications Management
- Project Risk Management
- Project Procurement Management
- Project Stakeholders Management
The Project Management Professional (PMP®) is a certification administrated by the Project Management Institute (PMI). It is one of the most important industry-recognized certifications for the career of project managers in the United States, part of Asia (including China and India), the Middle East and Australia.
Who Should Apply?
Since the PMP® Credential is a recognition for experienced project manager, it requires the applicants to have at least 3 years of project management experience for a total of not less than 4500 hours directing and managing projects if they have a bachelor’s degree (5 years / 7500 hours for a sub-degree applicant). The PMP® applicant also needs to have at least 35 hours of formal project management education (called “Contact Hours”) obtained through classroom education or online education.
The Exam SyllabusThe PMP® exam syllabus is based on the 600+ page publication A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) which outlines 5 performance domains:
There are altogether 10 knowledge areas in the PMBOK® Guide 5th Edition: