The following are requirements for the course:
- Internet Explorer (version 5.5 through 8)
- Windows 7 or XP
Adobe Flash Player and Adobe Acrobat Reader are required for this program.
ed2go will provide the required textbooks for this program:
- Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK), 5th Edition
- PMP Exam Prep
- Microsoft Project 2010 Step by Step
NOTE: The requirement is that all students must have access to Microsoft Project 2010 to complete this program. Either the MSP2010 standard or professional edition will work.
Students must already have access to the Microsoft Project 2010 software. You should have some basic knowledge of project management; however, this training includes a short module on scheduling to make sure all students have the specific knowledge and terminology associated with this training. You don't need to have worked with Project in the past to take this training. If you have had previous experience with Project, by taking this course, you will gain a more in-depth understanding and familiarity with it.
If you plan to take the PMP Exam, you will need a bachelor's degree and 4,500 hours of project management experience in addition to this training, or a high school diploma or GED and 7,500 hours of project management experience in addition to this training.