Class Duration:

5 days

Class Outline:

Introduction & Orientation:

• Introductions, Agenda and Housekeeping
• Planning your study project (Exam preparation is a project!)
• The current PMI Certifications
• The Certification and continuing education process
• The Application Process
• The PMP Exam Structure

 A Guide to the PMBOK (Ch. 1-3)

• The 9 PMI Knowledge Areas
• The 44 Processes
• The 5 Project Processes
• Mapping Knowledge Processes to Project Processes
• The Project and Product Life Cycle 
 

 Knowledge Area Reviews and Practice Questions:

 • Chapter 5: Project Scope
• Chapter 6: Project Time
• Chapter 7: Project Cost
• Chapter 8: Project Quality
• Chapter 9: Project HR
• Chapter 10: Project Communications
• Chapter 11: Project Risk
• Chapter 12: Project Procurement
• Chapter 4: Project Integration
• Professional Responsibility and Practice Examination:
• Simulated “PMP Examination”
• Review and debrief

 Additional Support Material:

 • Answers to all questions in the workshop
• Selected papers for areas that tend to confuse people.
• Web sites for further research
• Key Reference books and additional texts

 
Developing your Study Plan and Closure:

 • Focusing your preparation time

Who should attend?  

• Anyone intending to sit for the PMP Certification Examination
• Anyone interested in gaining more in depth knowledge of PM and the
      PMI PMBoK© Guide
• Anyone interested in sitting for the examination