PMP® Certification Training
in Seattle, WA, United States

Key Features
  • 35 PDUS
  • 4 Days Classroom Training
  • Blended learning(Classroom + E-learning)
  • 100 days extra free online access
  • Hard copy of the courseware
  • Official PMI-PMBOK 5th edition Guide free
  • PMI-approved courseware
Location
Country :
United States
  
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Seattle, WA
Date
22nd - 25th Sep 2014
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Course Price
USD 1499.00
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Widely accepted as a global benchmark to recognize proficiency and skills in Project Management, the Project Management Professional (PMP®) certification will certify an individual’s ability to successfully drive and manage a project. PMI’s Project Management Professional (PMP®) credential is recognized worldwide as the definitive industry-recognized certification for project managers.

Our blended learning program equips you with the right information required to ace the PMP and CAPM exams, and is based on the principles that are outlined in A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge — Fifth Edition(PMBOK® Guide). Now you can enhance your competence and knowledge in Project management techniques, and establish your ability to handle complex project challenges with confidence.

The PMP® certification is very relevant in today’s IT industry, and gives you the edge by showing your employers that you have the skills and training to get a project done from start to finish. If time and place constraints prevent you from attending a classroom course, then you could consider our Online Guided PMP Exam Prep course to prepare for the PMP or CAPM exams at your own convenience.

Introduction to PMP Certification Course

  • What are PMI & PMBOK Guide?
  • Evolution of PMI
  • Certifications offered by PMI
  • PMI Contact Resources
  • What is PMP?
  • Prerequisite for the PMP Exam
  • PMP Exam Syllabus
  • The Structure of the PMP Exam
  • Introduction to Project Management

Project management Framework

  • Definition of a Project
  • What is Project Management?
  • What is Operations Management?
  • What is Program Management?
  • What is Portfolio Management?
  • Project Management Office (PMO)
  • Constraints
  • Role of a Project Manager
  • Organizational Structure
  • Enterprise Environmental Factors
  • Organizational Process Assets
  • Project lifecycle Vs. Product Life cycle

Project Management Processes

  • Project LifeCycle Overview
  • Project Lifecycle Vs. Project Management Process
  • Stakeholders
  • Key Stakeholders
  • Process Groups, Knowledge Areas
  • Input/Output of 47 Project Management Process Groups
  • Organizational influences on Project Management

Project Integration Management

  • What is Project Integration Management
  • Role of Project Team
  • Role of Project Sponsor
  • Project Selection Methods
  • Core Processes of the Project Integration Management Knowledge area

Project Scope Management

  • What is Project Scope Management
  • Product Scope vs. Project Scope
  • Core Processes of the Project Scope Management Knowledge area

Project Time Management

  • What is Project Time Management
  • What is Project Schedule
  • Gantt Charts
  • Network Diagram
  • Estimation
  • Schedule Network Analysis Techniques
  • PERT, PERT Analysis, Critical Path Method and Schedule Compression
  • Core Processes of the Project Time Management Knowledge area

Project Cost Management

  • What is Project Cost Management
  • Differentiate between Cost Estimating and Cost Budgeting
  • Key Terminology in Project Cost Management
  • Core Processes of Project Cost Management Knowledge area
  • Earned Value Technique

Project Quality Management

  • What is Quality?
  • What is Quality Management?
  • Cost of Quality
  • Core PM processes of Project Quality Management Knowledge area
  • Seven Basic Tools of Quality

Project Human Resource Management

  • What is Human Resource Management
  • Roles and Responsibilities of the Project Sponsor
  • Functional Manager vs. Project Manager
  • Core processes of Human Resource Management Knowledge area
  • Conflict Management
  • Motivation Theory

Project Communication Management

  • What is Communication?
  • Communication Methods, Technology and Channels
  • Basic Communication Model
  • Key Terminology in Project Communication Management
  • Core processes of Communication Management knowledge area

Project Risk Management

  • What is Risk?
  • Project Management Risks
  • How are Risk & EMV calculated?
  • Risk Classification
  • Decision Tree Analysis
  • Risk Reserve & Contingency Reserve
  • Key Terminology in Project Risk Management
  • Core processes of Risk Management Knowledge area

Project Procurement Management

  • What is a Contract?
  • Different Types of Contract
  • Advantages and Disadvantages of contract Types
  • Key Terminology in Project Procurement Management
  • Core Processes of Project Procurement Management Knowledge area

Project Stakeholder Management

  • Who is a Stakeholder?
  • Stakeholder Register
  • Various Analytical Techniques for Stakeholder Analysis
  • Various Management and Interpersonal Skills
  • Key Terminology in Project Stakeholder Management
  • Core processes of Project Stakeholder Management Knowledge area

PMI Professional & Social Responsibility

  • How to Ensure Individual Integrity
  • How to Contribute to Project Management Knowledge Base
  • Ethnocentrism
  • Code of Ethics
  • Professional Responsibility
  • Balance stakeholder's interest

PMP Exam Tips & Tricks

  • PMP type exam questions
  • Tricky test questions
  • Exam key terms

From the Course :

  • Learn to define and describe common terminology, manage projects faster while using fewer resources
  • Avoid common mistakes in managing projects and learn the many tricks of the trade
  • Apply International Project Management Standards from PMI (the PMBOK® Guide) to real-world situations
  • Study PMBOK® Guide's Five Process Groups, Ten Knowledge Areas, And The Area Of Professional and Social Responsibility
  • Gain skills needed to pass the PMI’s Project Management Professional (PMP®) Certification Exam
  • Prepare for PMP/CAPM exams and master test-taking techniques
  • Learn PMBOK® Guide terms, definitions, and processes
  • Practise styles and types of questions modelled on PMP/CAPM exams

From the Workshop :

  • 100 days access to our PMP® e-learning program
  • PMBOK® 5th Edition Handbook (Not applicable in India)
  • 35 PDUs certificate on completion of :
    • 19 hrs online training on a 2-day course
    • 11 hrs online training on a 3-day course
    • 3 hrs online training on a 4-day course OR
    • 15hrs online training on a 5-day course(half day course)
  • 6 Full-Length Mock Exams featuring 1200 practice questions
  • Knowledge Area Questionnaire featuring 300 questions on the 10 Knowledge Areas
  • PMP® Exam Blue print (PMP® Exam Application steps and procedure)
  • PMP® Math Formula sheet with examples
  • Exam Tips and Techniques to clear Certification
  • Quick Revision of course outline (Video)
  • 14 Hrs of High Quality full length Audio-Video in keeping with the chapters in PMBOK® 5
  • PMP® Exam Test Drive Series (Video simulation of the PMP® Exam)
  • Free Project Management Templates ready to use for your company projects. (No public distribution)
  • Hard copy of the courseware
  • Downloadable courseware e-book
  • Complete PMP® Application assistance (Assistance with PMI® Registration, PMI® Membership, & PMI® Application procedure)
  • End-to-end support via phone, mail, and chat

Eligibility:

Possess a Secondary Degree (High School Diploma, Associate's Degree, or Global equivalent) with minimum of five (5) years / 60 months of unique (non-overlapping) Project Management experience, with 7,500 hours in leading and directing projects, and 35 hours of Project Management Education

OR

Possess a four (4) year degree (Bachelor's Degree or the Global equivalent) and a minimum 3 years of Project Management experience, with 4,500 hours in leading and directing projects, and 35 hours of Project Management Education

Process :

To apply for the PMP Certification Exam :

Register and log in to PMI's Online System to get started.

A printable PMP Application Form is also available.

You can always refer the PMP Handbook for further information.

To maintain PMP® Certification, as part of PMI’s Continuing Certification Requirements program, a PMP® credential holder will need to earn 60 PDUs per three-year cycle.

Associate Project Managers, Project Managers, IT Project Managers, Project Coordinators, Project Analysts, Project Leaders, Senior Project Managers, Team Leaders, Product Managers, Program Managers, Project Sponsors, and Project Team Members seeking PMP or CAPM certification.

What is PMI®?

PMI® is the world's leading not-for-profit association for the project management profession. PMI® is recognized for the advocacy programs. With more than 265,000 members in over 170 countries, PMI® is the leading membership association for the project management profession.

For 25 years, PMI®'s global standards have helped establish the Institute as the premier authority in project management. For more information on PMI® please visit www.pmi.org.

What are PMI® Certifications?

PMI® offers a comprehensive certification program for project practitioners of all education and skill levels. Currently consisting of five credentials, the program demonstrates both your commitment to the profession and your expertise through certifying education, experience and competency.

Rigorously developed by project managers and globally accredited against International Standards Organization (ISO) standards, PMI® certifications ensure that you and your projects excel.

According to a 2007 PricewaterhouseCoopers survey, 80% of high-performing projects use a credentialed project manager. Make sure you're one of them by earning a PMI® certification.

Is the PMI® standards industry specific?

PMI® standards are not industry specific. They are practicable across industry.

Why Choose a PMI® Certification, than any other project management certifications? What makes PMI®'s special?

PMI® credentials:

Are flexible. PMI® certifications are not based on one specific methodology, so they're flexible and adaptable. You can easily transfer them between industries, market segments and geographic locations.

Keep you up-to-date. PMI® continually conducts in-depth studies to ensure that our credentials actually reflect the current skills, knowledge and best practices you need to succeed.

Encourage professional growth. You never have to worry about a PMI® certification becoming obsolete. Our certification maintenance program requires you to earn a professional development unit (PDUs), which encourages you to continually develop your skills and stay current as the profession changes.

Help you get ahead. PMI® certification offers financial benefits - the Project Management Professional (PMP®) ® credential increases your salary by up to 10%, according to the PMI® Salary Survey - Sixth Edition, 2009-and helps you stand out and better market yourself to prospective employers.

Are renowned throughout the world. Part of that marketability comes from the prestige of PMI® certifications. PMI® has provided project management certifications for over 25 years, and our PMP® credential was the first one designed specifically for project managers.

What certification exams does PMI® offer?

PMI® offers now five different exams related to the discipline of Project Management. These are -

  • PgMP: Program Management Professional
  • PMP®: Project Management Professional
  • CAPM®: Certified Associate in Project Manager
  • PMI-SP®: PMI® Scheduling Professional
  • PMI-RMP®: PMI® Risk Management Professional

Among these PMP® certification is most popular. Our site focuses on PMP® certification. PMI® provides a handbook for each of these exams.

We provide trainings in 100% online manner as well as in blended approach, which is mix of online and classroom training to suit your specific training needs.

What are course contents of knowledgehut? Does it cover the entire syllabus prescribed for PMP® examination?

The answer is yes, we cover the entire syllabus as prescribed by the PMI®, USA. Please find our course content below:

  • Module 1: Introduction to PMP® Certification Course
  • Module 2: Project Management Framework
  • Module 3: Project Management Processes Group
  • Module 4: Integration Management
  • Module 5: Scope Management
  • Module 6: Time Management
  • Module 7: Cost Management
  • Module 8: Quality Management
  • Module 9: Human Resource Management
  • Module 10: Communication Management
  • Module 11: Risk Management
  • Module 12: Procurement Management
  • Module 13: Professional and Social Responsibility

Can Knowledgehut deliver a course at my company's site?

If your company has a group of ten or more employees to train, we can schedule a private course at your company's site. For more information contact our support team via email support@knowledgehut.com or call our global support number.

Where and how can I access the e-learning contents? Is there any limitations?

Once you are registered with us for a course by paying the course fee, you can have 24/7 access to the e-learning content on our website.

An automated course purchase confirmation mail from our side will guide you through the process.

How will I get my 35PDU's? Is there any extra cost associated to this apart from the course fee?

Once you complete the specified numbers of hours of e-learning on our website, we will issue the 35 PDU certificate and there is no extra cost associated for the PDU's.

How to track number of hours spent on e-learning?

You can find this when you login to our LMS. There is a section by name "View Login / Logout" report.

Am I going to get the course completion certificate online or by post to my home country? Will there be any additional charge for getting the certificate by post?

Course completion certificate or 35PDU's will be issued by knowledgehut as a PDF file sent to you automatically once you clock your requested number of hours on our website and attempt the full length test provided to you along with the course as a package.

Sorry, we do not send the hard copy of the certificate to our online course users. We provide hard copies only to our classroom training participants.

What is the schedule for virtual classes if I opt for standard package?

We will inform about the schedule and the topic that would be covered one week before the actual class commences through email. The link to join the virtual class with password would be sent to each candidate on the day the class is going to be conducted.

Can I buy mock exams from Knowledgehut?

Absolutely you can buy our mock exams, to judge your preparedness for PMP® exam and to study more if required or as you feel.

How should I make the payment and what are the modes of payment available? Do I get a receipt or confirmation for the same?

Payments can be made though any of the following options and receipt of the same will be issued to the candidate automatically via email.

  • Visa debit/credit card
  • American express and dinner's club card
  • MasterCard, and
  • Through PayPal
  • Net Banking

Does the course fee include the PMP® examination fee also?

NO, the course fee is only for earning 35PDU's required to appear for PMP® examination organized by PMI®. One needs to apply online for PMP® exam on www.pmi.org..

Does the course fee include the PMP® examination fee also?

NO, the course fee is only for earning 35PDU's required to appear for PMP® examination organized by PMI®. One needs to apply online for PMP® exam on www.pmi.org.

How can I keep my PMP® certification active?

You can keep your PMP® certification active by earning 60 PDU's within 1 CCR cycle (i.e. within 3 years of becoming PMP® certified) by doing additional certifications that we offer like ITIL V3, or Microsoft Project Training.

What are the resources we get for in depth study for PMP® examination?

Along with the course content, you can refer Knowledgehut Blog and forum for latest update about the examination. This includes experiences and queries posted by previous participants.

What system requirements do I need to have to attend virtual classrooms?

CPU A modern computer manufactured within last 5 years
RAM 512 MB required, 1Gb or more recommended
Operating System Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7
Mac OS X 10.4.x or later
Internet Cable Modem, DSL, LAN (Min of 512Kbps, we recommend 1Mbps or greater)
Sound Card Sound card and speakers, headset with microphone (optional)
Monitor and Video Card 1024 by 768 or higher screen resolution.
Web Browser (free) Windows
Internet Explorer 7 or higher
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Firefox 3.x
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Google Chrome
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How do I report the PDUs I earn with knowledgehut to PMI®?

To report your Professional Development Units (PDUs), you will need to submit a PMP® Professional Development Activities Reporting Form directly to PMI®. For more details about this process visit www.PMI.org.

What is the new format of the exam?

With effect from July 1st 2009, the PMP® exam is based on PMBOK® IVth edition. The PMBOK® IVth edition was launched on Dec 31st, 2008. Exam results are divided in six areas. There are no minimum marks in separate areas.

Can I view my exam results at the PMI® site?

Once you pass the PMP Certification Exam, within 24 hours you will get a mail from the PMI congratulating you for passing the PMP Exam. After receiving this mail from the PMI, you can see your name in the PMI Online Certification Registry; i.e. within 24 hours of passing your exam.

From now onward, you can also download your exam report from https://certification.pmi.org/

Can I find out what grade I received on my exam?

Yes, your score will be given to you automatically at the end of the exam at the prometric center.

How do I find my PMI® ID number?

You receive your PMI® ID number, also known as your Member ID, when you apply for the credential exam or when you first become a PMI® member. You use this number to report PDUs.

How do I find my certification (PMP®, CAPM®, etc.) number?

Your certification number is shown on the certificate as the PMP®, CAPM®, PgMP, PMI-SP® or PMI-RMP® number

Are you approved and what is your R.E.P provider number?

Yes, The KnowledgeHut has been reviewed and approved as a provider of project management training by the Project Management Institute (PMI®). Our R.E.P. Provider ID number is 3757

What does The KnowledgeHut provide me on the course?

2, 3 or 4 days of classroom training + 100 Days Online Training, 35 PMI required contact hours. Guidance with PMP exam application process & support to maintain PDUs and Extensive PMP practice test questions with unique PMP prep workbook

Faculty for Seattle, WA (22nd - 25th Sep 2014)

For Faculty details, Please contact americas@knowledgehut.com or support@knowledgehut.com

Venue for Seattle, WA - 22nd - 25th Sep 2014

Columbia Tower
701 Fifth Avenue
42nd Floor
Seattle
Washington
98104-5119

Timing: 8.30 AM to 6.00 PM