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 Oct 5, 2017 Oct 6, 2017 Oct 5, 2017 Classroom Atlanta, GA $835 17180
Section Details Jan 23, 2018 Jan 24, 2018 Jan 23, 2018 Classroom Atlanta, GA $835 18200
Section Details Oct 8, 2018 Oct 9, 2018 Oct 8, 2018 Classroom Atlanta, GA $835 18201
Section Details Jan 22, 2019 Jan 23, 2019 Jan 22, 2019 Classroom Atlanta, GA $835 18202
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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
17179 Jun 26, 2017 Jun 27, 2017 Classroom Atlanta, GA $835



If you have not completed the Georgia Tech Project Management Certificate Program, please contact the course administrator, Jim Consuegra at 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


  • 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




  • 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