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Project Management Professional (PMP)® Syllabus

This exam boot camp will cover the following topics:

The 5 Project Management Process Groups:

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

The 10 Project Management Knowledge Areas:

  • 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 Stakeholder Management

The daily agenda of the 4-day boot camp is detailed below:

Day One

  • Introductions
  • Module 1 - Introduction to 'A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge' (PMBOK® Guide)
  • Module 2 - Organizational Influences and Project Life Cycle
  • Module 3 - Project Management Processes
  • Module 4 - Integration Knowledge Area, processes and exam practice questions
  • Exam preparation questions and summary
  • Tips and exam strategy
  • Daily review

Day Two

  • Module 5 - Scope Knowledge Area, processes and exam practice questions
  • Module 6 - Time Knowledge Area, processes, critical path method and exam practice questions
  • Module 7 - Cost Knowledge, processes, EVM and exam practice questions
  • Exam preparation questions and summary
  • Tips and exam strategy
  • Daily review

Day Three

  • Module 8 - Quality Knowledge Area, processes, additional concepts and exam practice questions
  • Module 9 - Human Resource Knowledge Area, processes and exam practice questions
  • Module 10 - Communication Knowledge Area, processes and exam practice questions
  • Module 11 - Risk Knowledge Area, processes and exam practice questions
  • Exam preparation questions and summary
  • Tips and exam strategy
  • Daily review

Day Four

  • Module 12 - Procurement Knowledge Area, processes and exam practice questions
  • Module 13 - Stakeholder Knowledge Area and Processes, processes and exam practice questions
  • Exam preparation questions
  • Study & Exam Advice
  • Course Review & Close

 

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.

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Who should attend this Project Management Professional (PMP)® Exam Prep Boot Camp?

This training is open to anyone but intended for Project Managers who are looking to gain the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification and demonstrate skills and experience in project management.

PMP® Exam Prep Boot Camp Course Prerequisites

No prior certifications are required, but delegates will thrive if they possess experience or knowledge of:

  • Leading Projects
  • Managing Projects

PMP® Exam Prerequisites

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.

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

 

Project Management Professional (PMP)® Exam Prep Boot Camp Training 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 The Project Management Professional (PMP)® credential is a widely recognized and renowned certification which is beneficial for progressive Project Managers looking to enhance their qualification portfolio, management competencies, credibility, salary, and employability prospects.

This Project Management Professional (PMP)® Exam Prep Boot Camp 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® Exam Prep Boot Camp 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® Exam Prep Boot Camp 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.

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The Project Management Professional (PMP)® Exam Prep Boot Camp Information

Delegates shall be provided with:

  • 4 days of live, instructor-led classroom training
  • Guidance on the Exam application process
  • 37.5 PMI Required Contact Hours of project management education
  • A course completion certificate to validate course attendance

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.

Money Back Guarantee

We are so confident in our PMP® course that we offer a full money-back guarantee if you do not pass the exam after 3 attempts. All we require is for you to take the exam within 30 days of completing a class, attend all class days and complete all class assignments, including your PMP® practice exams.

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.

Why choose us

Our Chicago venue

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Free Wi-Fi

To make sure you’re always connected we offer completely free and easy to access wi-fi.

Air conditioned

To keep you comfortable during your course we offer a fully air conditioned environment.

Full IT support

IT support is on hand to sort out any unforseen issues that may arise.

Video equipment

This location has full video conferencing equipment.

Chicago is on Lake Michigan in Illinois; it is among the largest cities in the U.S.A with a population of 2,635,352. Famous for it’s architecture and skyscrapers such as the iconic John Hancock Center, and the neo-Gothic Tribune Tower. Chicago is also renowned for its museums, including the Art Institute of Chicago. Since the mid 19th century, Chicago has been the centre of higher education and research with several universities such as; the University of Chicago; Illinois Institute of Technology; Northwestern University; Loyola University Chicago; DePaul University and University of Illinois at Chicago.

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980 North Michigan Avenue
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Chicago
Illinois
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T: 646-687-6780

Ways to take this course

Our easy to use Virtual platform allows you to sit the course from home with a live instructor. You will follow the same schedule as the classroom course, and will be able to interact with the trainer and other delegates.

Our fully interactive online training platform is compatible across all devices and can be accessed from anywhere, at any time. All our online courses come with a standard 90 days access that can be extended upon request. Our expert trainers are constantly on hand to help you with any questions which may arise.

This is our most popular style of learning. We run courses in 1200 locations, across 200 countries in one of our hand-picked training venues, providing the all important ‘human touch’ which may be missed in other learning styles.

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Small class sizes

We limit our class sizes to promote better discussion and ensuring everyone has a personalized experience

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Great value for money

Get more bang for your buck! If you find your chosen course cheaper elsewhere, we’ll match it!

This is the same great training as our classroom learning but carried out at your own business premises. This is the perfect option for larger scale training requirements and means less time away from the office.

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Our courses can be adapted to meet your individual project or business requirements regardless of scope.

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This gives your team a great opportunity to come together, bond, and discuss, which you may not get in a standard classroom setting.

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FAQ's

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.
Yes, you will receive a certificate of completion showing that you completed the course and earned the 35 contact hours required for you to take the Exam.
Yes, this course exceeds the 35 contact hours required to sit for the exam and actually provides 37.5. We provide you with a certificate of completion at the end of the course that you can submit to PMI® if you are audited.
4 days of classroom training, 37.5 PMI® required contact hours, guidance with exam application process, and support to maintain PDUs and extensive practice test questions with prep workbook.
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 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 (PDUs), 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 (PDUs).
The course fee does not include the exam as you need to apply directly to The Project Management Institute (PMI)® to book and take your exam at a Pearson Vue.
The exam is administered at Pearson Vue. Pearson Vue has hundreds of centers worldwide and usually offers the exam Monday through Saturday. Since each center is independently operated, you should check with your local center for hours of operation and exam availability. You can locate the centers nearest you by visiting https://home.pearsonvue.com/pmi. Note that, in some cases, the availability of testing appointments reflected online may seem rather limited. We recommend you call the center directly if this happens, as the availability shown online may not always reflect the true availability (due to cancellations, re-scheduling, etc.). Our students have found this to be very helpful in many cases.
Our PMP® Exam Pass Guarantee which gives you confidence that we will support your learning until you pass your PMP® exam. If you do not pass the exam on the 1st attempt, we will allow you to attend the class free of charge and should you fail the exam on your 2nd attempt, you will still be eligible to enrol 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.
We are so confident in our PMP® course that we offer a full money-back guarantee if you do not pass the exam after 3 attempts. All we require is for you to take the exam within 30 days of completing a class, attend all class days and complete all class assignments, including your PMP® practice exams.
As well as providing high quality PMP® certification training in {location}, we also provide it at the best price. We'll beat any like for like quote from our competitors, just send us the quote and we’ll do the rest and make sure you don’t pay more, for less!
All PMP® exam prep classes are 100% guaranteed to run on the dates listed. We are committed to providing you the best training experience we can and if unforeseen circumstances occur and we have to cancel a class we will reschedule to another class at your convenience.
The price for PMP® Exam Prep Boot Camp certification in Chicago starts from $595
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider in the world for PMP® Exam Prep Boot Camp.
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