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PMP® Certification Weekend Training

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Duration: 4 Days*

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  • Trusted as the Worlds Largest Project Management Certified Training Provider.
  • Extensive Project Management Professional (PMP)® practice test questions.
  • Over 99% of PMP® Certification trainees have been successfully trained.

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Project Management Professional (PMP)® Weekend Training Course Overview

Project Managers are imperative in every industry, and the fundamental concepts that determine the success of a manager do not drastically differ between industries - hence this globally recognized Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification is beneficial for progressive Project Managers looking to enhance their qualification portfolio, management competencies, credibility, salary, and employability prospects.

This Project Management Professional (PMP)®  Weekend Training Course allows you to develop your project management self-efficacy and delivery techniques, in order to make you a proficient Project Manager across a variety of projects, regardless of size, scope, or budget.

Centered around the ‘Project Management Body of Knowledge, (PMBOK® Guide)’, the PMP® Training Course is designed to enhance your knowledge and project management credibility - demonstrating that you have extensive experience, education, and awareness of applicable management techniques.

Given the comprehensive entry requirements, this qualification is a signifier of professionalism that only the most elite Project Managers can attain - elevating your credibility and integrity, in a competitive market.

Our highly engaging instructors are there to help you tailor your learning to specific professional and personal development needs - proactive and practical elements of the PMP® Training Course will help you develop transferable skills. Critical decisions are pivotal in determining whether a Project Manager is deemed capable or not, hence, having extensive knowledge can help to justify business cases and ensure that informed decisions are made, rather than impulsive choices.

As the demand for astute Project Managers increases, parallel to the requirement for projects to be punctual, of quality, and within budget, the PMP® certification positions candidates optimally to be able to contribute to the completion of projects.

The Knowledge Academy is a Registered Education Provider (R.E.P) and is approved to provide PDUs by the Project Management Institute (PMI)®. R.E.P Licensed Provider. ID: 3444. This PMP® Training Course satisfies the 35 hours of contact required to take the PMP® Exam.

 

PMP is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

PMI is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

PMBOK is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

The PMI Registered Education Provider logo is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

The Project Management Professional (PMP)® Certification Outline

The course involves 4 of classroom training, which includes instructor-led teaching and group discussions. The exam must be booked separately through the Project Management Institute (PMI)®. This course covers the following topics:

The five project management Process Groups:

  • Initiating
  • Planning
  • Executing
  • Monitoring and Controlling
  • Closing

The ten project management Knowledge Areas:

  • Project Integration Management
  • Project Scope Management
  • Project Time Management
  • Project Cost Management
  • Project Quality Management
  • Project Human Resources Management
  • Project Communications Management
  • Project Risk Management
  • Project Procurement Management
  • Project Stakeholder Management

Any other material from 'A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge' (PMBOK® Guide) likely to appear in the exam.

PMP is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

PMI is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

PMBOK is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

The PMI Registered Education Provider logo is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

Who Should Attend this Project Management Professional (PMP)®?

This training is intended for Project Managers that are looking to gain a certification that demonstrates their management skills and experience. The Project Management Professional (PMP)® Training Course is beneficial for individuals in roles including:

  • Experienced Project Managers
  • Experienced Team Leaders
  • Experienced Directors
  • Executive Board Members
  • Senior Responsible Owners

Project Management Professional (PMP)® Prerequisites

To apply for the exam, you must have either of the following:

Educational Requirements

Secondary Diploma (high school diploma equivalent), or a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent.

Project Management Experience

7,500 hours of experience leading and directing projects, or 3 years of professional project management experience (equivalent to 45,000 hours of leading/directing a project).

Project Management Education

35 contact hours of formal Project Management Education, or 35 contact hours of formal Project Management Education.

 

PMP is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

PMI is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

PMBOK is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

The PMI Registered Education Provider logo is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

Our R.E.P. Provider ID number is 3444
5 days of classroom training, 35 PMI required contact hours, guidance with exam application process, support to maintain PDUs and extensive practice test questions with unique prep workbook
All of our instructor are PMP credential holders and have over ten years of experience in PMI methodologies
To apply for the exam, the PMI requires that you have either: a university degree and at least three years of project management experience, with 4,500 hours leading and directing projects and 35 hours of project management education; or a secondary diploma (high school or the global equivalent) with at least five years of project management experience, with 7,500 hours leading and directing projects and 35 hours of project management education
No, you will have to apply directly to PMI to book and take your exam
Project Managers or those who are involved in projects and would like to use a generic process within Project Management should obtain the Project Management Institute (PMI)® globally recognised PMP® Certification. By achieving this you will be able perform to the high level of leading and directing projects as you are in sole charge of the project. The knowledge and understanding gained by attending the course will also make you more marketable than other Project Managers resulting in a higher salary
Attending a course with The Knowledge Academy can lead to many things. Taking the certification will instantly put you in the frame for working on that all important Project or being able to apply for the senior job role(s) over those who have yet to obtain the credential, therefore increasing that level of confidence that you will gain. By holding the globally certification, this will show future clients that not only do you have the knowledge but you’re also able to demonstrate your ability in managing projects and that you’re able to meet the standard requirements for the certification. This alone will help you to experience a boost to your salary expectations having taken the qualification

Project Management Professional (PMP)® Exam Information

The exam is provided by The Project Management Institute (PMI)® which must be arranged after you have completed the required 35 contact hours.

The Exam consists of:

  • 200 MCQs. 175 are scored questions and 25 are unscored, pre-test questions (these do not get counted towards your final score)
  • 4 hours to complete the exam with no scheduled breaks
  • The exam is in English however if you require additional language aids, they are provided in 14 other languages at no extra cost
  • A calculator is provided (you may not bring your own)

The exam covers 5 key areas in Project Management. The percentages detail what percentage of the questions are covered in each area:

  • Initiating (13%)
  • Planning (24%)
  • Executing (31%)
  • Monitoring and Controlling (25%)
  • Closing (7%)

Total – 100%

The pass mark is not set. It is dependent on how you answer questions that are of varying levels of difficulty. Please do not confuse the pass mark with being 61%; it was previously 61% but is no longer a set percentage.

From the date you pass your exam, you have three years to earn 60 PDUs. Every subsequent three years also requires a further 60 PDUs. One Professional Development Unit is equivalent to one hour of learning or activity in Project management. You can achieve your 60 PDUs with further education, organising meetings, watching videos, participation in online or digital media.

To apply for the exam, The Project Management Institute (PMI)® requires that you have either:

  • A four-year degree (Bachelor’s or Global degree), 4,500 hours leading or directing projects, and 35 hours of project management education
  • A Secondary Degree (High school diploma or equivalent), 7,500 hours leading or directing projects, and 35 hours of project management education
  • Please note, this course provides you with 37.5 hours of project management education, therefore fills the last criterion for the two prerequisite options

Exam Pass Guarantee

The Knowledge Academy offers an Exam Pass Guarantee which gives you the confidence that we will support your learning until you pass the exam. We guarantee that you will pass the exam after completing our PMP® class. If you do not pass the exam on the 1st attempt, we will allow you to attend the class free of charge. Should you fail the exam on your 2nd attempt, you will still be eligible to enroll in the class again, at no extra cost. All we require is for you to take the exam within 30 days of completing the class, attend all class days, and complete all class assignments, including your PMP® practice exams. PMP® examination results must be verified to confirm re-enrolment and are subject to availability.

Whats Included?

The following is included in this PMP® Weekend Training course:

  • Exam Pass Guarantee
  • The Knowledge Academy PMP® Certification Training Manual
  • The Knowledge Academy is a Registered Education Provider (R.E.P) and is approved to provide PDUs by the Project Management Institute (PMI)®. R.E.P Licensed Provider. ID: 3444. This PMP® Training Course satisfies the 35 hours of contact required to take the PMP® Exam.
  • Training from an experienced PMP® credential holder
  • Certificate of attendance

PMP is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

CAPM is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

PMI is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

PMBOK is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

The PMI Registered Education Provider logo is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc

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