Project Management: Preparing for the PMP Exam

Course Description

Prepare to take and pass the Project Management Professional certification exam. Get an intense review of the material covered in the PMP® examination. Prepare to take the exam with confidence. Learn techniques for taking the exam and review all the critical components of the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge©, Fifth Edition. You should already be familiar with information in the PMBOK and be ready to take practice exam questions.

Course ID: COMP 6360P
Course Format: Classroom

Available Classroom Sections

Start Date End Date Registration Deadline Format Location Cost CRN
Section Details Jun 26, 2017 Jun 27, 2017 Jun 27, 2017 Classroom Atlanta, GA $835 17179
Section Details Oct 5, 2017 Oct 6, 2017 Oct 6, 2017 Classroom Atlanta, GA $835 17180
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14319 Sep 22, 2014 Sep 23, 2014 Classroom Atlanta, GA $835
15278 Feb 2, 2015 Feb 3, 2015 Classroom Atlanta, GA $835
15288 Sep 22, 2015 Sep 23, 2015 Classroom Atlanta, GA $835
16394 May 23, 2016 May 24, 2016 Classroom Atlanta, GA $835
16405 Aug 16, 2016 Aug 17, 2016 Classroom Atlanta, GA $835
17178 Jan 24, 2017 Jan 25, 2017 Classroom Atlanta, GA $835

Prerequisites

Required

If you have not completed the Georgia Tech Project Management Certificate Program, please contact the course administrator, Jim Consuegra at jim.consuegra@pe.gatech.edu for approval to attend this course.

Who Should Attend

Any individual desiring to take the PMP® Examination for the PMP® Certification and brings a solid understanding of the PMBOK®, Fifth Edition

How You Will Benefit

  • Apply proven practices for finalizing your study for the PMP examination
  • Complete a "day before" ritual that reinforces the many aspects of your training
  • Establish a demeanor of calm confidence to enter the exam and maintain through the exam day
  • Describe the project management framework including the processes within each knowledge area and process group.
  • Apply the project management framework to situational types of questions selecting the best answer amongst four choices.
  • Apply earned value formulas appropriately and interpret the results.
  • Apply PMI’s professional responsibility policies to project scenarios
  • Establish confidence not through “hope” but through proven examination practices

Content

  • Getting Ready for the Exam
  • The PM Framework and Project Management Context
  • Project Scope Management
  • Project Time Management
  • Project Cost Management
  • Project Quality Management and Project Human Resources Management
  • Project Communication Management and Project Risk Management
  • Project Procurement Management and Project Integration Management
  • Professional Responsibility

Materials

Required

Provided

  • Manual including slides with notes, exercises and project management tools and templates
  • Numerous practice questions, followed by a group discussion of right and wrong answers

For Course-Related Questions

Please contact the course administrator: Jim Consuegra