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Mastering Project Management with PMP® Prep

This PMP course will provide you with a deeper understanding of project management concepts and applications in the workplace. At the end of this course, you will be prepared to take the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification exam.

The goal of this PMP training class is to provide you with a detailed exploration of key project management topics and concepts, all on your own time. You’ll finish the class with intermediate- to advanced-level comprehension and be ready to sit for the exam. You’ll learn about project selection, strategy development, complex schedule modeling, forecasting, risk identification and assessment, statusing, recovery, and more. You’ll also cover project proposals, planning components, project evaluation, and discover first-hand the importance of a project manager to an organization. The material covered in this course is guaranteed to meet or exceed the educational prerequisites for PMP certification. 

Project Management Institute (PMI) recently updated the PMBOK Guide with changes to the Project Management Professional (PMP) exam and CAPM exam taking effect in the first quarter of 2018. This course currently references the PMBOK Guide – Fifth Edition and the current version of the PMP and CAPM exams. We welcome you to enroll in this current version of the course as it reflects the current version of the PMP and CAPM exams.

 

A course that references the PMBOK Guide – Sixth Edition and the upcoming versions of the PMP and CAPM exams will be available February 2018.

6 Months / 70 Course Hrs
Open Enrollment

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Mastering Project Management with PMP® Prep

Learning Method

Instructor-led Self-Paced: Study at your own schedule

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Mastering Project Management with PMP® Prep Details + Objective

Course Code: GES249

You Will Learn
  • Advanced project management concepts and definitions
  • Project selection and proposal processes
  • How to evaluate projects and take appropriate next steps
  • How to select, maintain, salvage, and complete projects
How the course is taught
  • Work at your own pace
  • Have 6 months to complete all coursework
  • Tutoring and support available
  • All course materials included
  • One-on-one instruction
  • Expected number of course hours: 70
How you will benefit
  • Prepare for the Project Management Institute PMP certification exam.
  • Enhance your ability to secure a promotion, score a new job, and generally climb the career ladder.
  • Develop greater understanding of the project manager’s role in a variety of fields.
  • Boost critical thinking and decision-making skills that will aid you across industries.
Mastering Project Management with PMP® Prep Outline
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PMP® Prep Course Outline
  1. Introduction
  2. Project Justification
  3. Project Strategy
  4. Project Definition
  5. Activity Definition
Mastering Project Management with PMP® Prep Instructors
Nikki Choyce

Nikki Choyce, PMP® - Over 20 years in project management field, including consulting, training, and 10 years of Microsoft Project. Industry experience includes information technology, insurance, manufacturing, marketing, aerospace, construction, and telecommunications.

Erica Kirwan

Erica Kirwan, PMP® - Served as Senior Project Manager for numerous projects with Fortune 200 financial services company. Over 7 years of process and project management experience methodologies. Education background includes BS in Computer Information Systems, MPA, and Project Management Certification.

Mastering Project Management with PMP® Prep Requirements / Prerequisites

Students enrolled in this program should have at least two years experience managing projects or complete the Essentials of Project Management program.

This program can be taken from either a Mac or a PC. It is compatible with the Windows XP and later operating systems and IE 7 and later browsers. There are no specific computer requirements other than an Internet connection, e-mail account, Microsoft Word (for assignment submissions), and Windows Media Player (which is available as a free download). We recommend that you use the latest version of Internet Explorer in place of other Web browsers. Adobe Flash Player and Adobe Acrobat Reader are required for this program. Click Here to download the Acrobat Reader. Click Here to download the Flash Player.

ed2go will provide the required textbooks for this program:

  • A Guide to the Project Management
  • Body of Knowledge PMP Exam Prep
More About Mastering Project Management with PMP® Prep

You’ll be introduced to project management fundamentals, and learn to identify all internal and external influences and project lifecycle phases. On top of that foundation, you’ll be shown to plan and initiate a project, and be exposed to time management techniques. Additionally, project budget, quality assurance, and communications process will be defined. Resource procurement, and risk and stakeholder management are discussed, as well as the project execution and control phases of scope, scheduling, cost, and closure. The result is a comprehensive synopsis of the complete project management breadth and timeline.

Mastering Project Management with PMP® Prep Frequently Asked Questions
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Can I register for programs if I am an international student?

Yes, because ed2go programs are online you never have to actually travel to the school. Most schools offer telephone or online registration.

How long does it take to complete a program?

All of our programs are self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start them when you want and finish them at your own pace. When you register, you receive six (6) months to complete this program.

Do I have to buy additional materials?

No additional materials are required for this program.

Can I get financial assistance?

ed2go courses are non-credit courses, so they do not qualify for federal aid. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses. Additionally, some students may qualify for financial assistance when they enroll, if they meet certain requirements.

Who will be my instructor?

Each student is paired with a facilitator for one-on-one interaction. The facilitator will be available (via e-mail) to answer any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance. All of our facilitators are successful working professionals in the fields in which they teach.

What software or hardware do I need in order to take online programs and what are the system requirements?

In order to take our online programs, you must have access to a computer and the Internet. You can access the program contents from any Web-enabled computer. You don’t have to use the same computer to log-in to the program every time. We recommend that you have a word-processing program (Microsoft Word is best) and the latest version of Internet Explorer.

Can I use a Mac?

Yes, this program can be taken on a Mac.

How can I get more information about this program?

If you have questions that are not answered on our website, please feel free to contact us via LIVE chat (click the button above). If you are visiting us during non-business hours, please feel free to send us a question using the “Contact Us” form to the right. You may also call us at 1-877-221-5151. We will answer your questions promptly.

Are there any state/national exams your students will be prepared to take once they successfully complete the program?

Students may wish to sit for the PMP® certification exam. Students will need to arrange and pay for the tests independently from this program.

I’m new to project management, is this program the right fit for me?

Yes. You will find that this program starts from the ground up laying a solid foundation of project management terminology and concepts. Then, after you gain a foundation, you will move on to mastering the concepts with a level of expertise that you can bring into the industry. You can even qualify to take national certifying exams when you complete the program.

What if I don't have enough time to complete my program within the time frame provided?

The time allotted to complete your program has been calculated based on the number of hours for each program, so don't worry too much about not completing in time. If, after a concerted effort, you are still unable to complete, your Student Advisor will help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that a fee will be charged for an extension.

When can I start the program?

Our programs are all open enrollment—register and start as soon as you’re ready.

Please note: Once the program curriculum is accessed online or through submission of a material shipment confirmation, refunds cannot be issued.

What happens when I complete the program?

You’ll be awarded a certificate of completion.

Am I guaranteed a job?

We don’t provide direct job placement services, but our facilitators and career counselors will help you build your resume; they are also available to give advice on finding your first job. Facilitators are also available to use as a professional reference upon completion of the program.

What are the technical requirements for the course?

You will need the following:

  • Compatible with either Mac or PC
  • Windows XP or later, and Internet Explorer 7 or later browser
  • Active email account
  • Microsoft Word
  • Windows Media Player
  • Adobe Flash Player (Download here)
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader (Download here)
What are the textbooks required for the course?

The textbooks required for the course are mentioned below. These are provided by Ed2Go as part of the material.

  • A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge
  • PMP® Exam Prep
What are the available career paths for me after I finish the course?

You could choose from any of the below options after completing the PMP® Prep course:

  • Project Manager (junior through senior level)
  • Learning Management System Specialist
  • Computing and Analytic Administrator
  • Project Coordinator
  • Agile Coach & Scrum Master
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