CLASS DATES: Spring 2018 Dates to be Announced

COSTS: Full tuition: $1,995, WCG cost: $665, WCG + FANTIC: $66.50

PROJECT MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL (PMP) CERTIFICATION EXAM PREPARATION VIRTUAL COURSE

General Information:

Total Hours of Instruction:  40

External Opportunity:  N/A

Total Program Hours:  40

Materials:  All materials necessary for this program are included. PMI exam fee is not included.

Course Description: 

The CVCC Workforce Solutions PMP Certification Exam Prep Course offers weekly instructor-led classes which interactive, comprehensive, and effective. Traditional and virtual on-line classes are offered at various times annually. The course features an interactive, personalized path toward success with access to assessments, practice questions, learning modules, quick-start videos, study flashcards, post-tests, and an online resource center.

Prerequisites:

The Project Management Institute (PMI) offers and sets the eligibility criteria for the PMP certification. Applicants must meet specific educational and work experience criteria at the time they submit their application in order to be eligible to sit for the PMP exam. These requirements are outlined below:

  • Secondary degree (high school diploma, associate’s degree or the global equivalent)
  • 7,500 hours leading and directing projects
  • 35 hours of project management education

OR

  • Four-year degree
  • 4,500 hours leading and directing projects
  • 35 hours of project management education

PMI offers and sets the eligibility criteria for eight certifications to include PMP. For additional guidance visit:  http://www.pmi.org/certifications/types/project-management-pmp

Topics:

The Learning System for PMP® Exam Preparation teaches the tasks within the five PMP Process Groups and ten Knowledge Areas. Materials in this course are based on the Project Management Institute’s, A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide)—Fifth Edition. These chapters include:

1.         Project Management Concepts

2.         Project Management Framework

3.         Project Management Skills

4.         Integration Management

5.         Scope Management

6.         Time Management

7.         Cost Management

8.         Quality Management

9.         Human Resource Management

10.       Communications Management

11.       Risk Management

12.       Procurement Management

13.       Stakeholder Management

14.       Exam Preparation and Review

Course Exam:

The Project Management Institute (PMI) is the leading not-for-profit professional membership association for the project management profession. Students will be required to complete an online application process, create an online profile, and schedule an exam date in PMI’s online portal. The exam fee is not included in the cost of the class.  

Course offerings, dates and times, and locations are subject to change without notice. For up-to-date information, please call the Workforce Solutions office. Financial Aid funds are limited, and availability of the reduced tuition costs are contingent upon the allocation and availability of state funds for the program. A student's best option for determining eligibility is to arrange an appointment with Workforce. For information on our cancellation and refund policies, visit our cancellation and refund page.