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Certified Green Project Manager Level GPM-b™
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Certified Green Project Manager Level GPM-b™

Enhance your salary, enhance your credibility with the GPM-b™ Certification

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Modes of Delivery

Classroom

Our classroom training provides you the opportunity to interact with instructors face-to-face.

Online Classroom

Collaborative, enriching virtual sessions, led by world class instructors at time slots to suit your convenience.

Description

Sustainability is key to the survival and success of any business. Project management professionals dedicated to the purpose of business continuity must act as change agents in their efforts to maximize sustainability. The Green Project Manager (GPM-b™) certification is the first project management credential of its kind that helps individuals understand and gain proficiency in delivering projects using sustainable methods.

KnowledgeHut brings you a comprehensive course aimed at helping you achieve a first time pass of the exam and gain proficiency in directing efforts to maximize sustainability within the project life cycle, improve the construct and delivery of goods and services produced as a project deliverable, and thoroughly considering and accounting for environmental impacts in the project management roles assigned using measurable standards.

What you will learn:

  • The impacts your projects create on the environment, society and stakeholders
  • The knowledge and skills at applying sustainable methods in projects and project management
  • How to align yourself with your organisation’s mission and values.

You will also get:

  • The credential and skills that will set you apart from all other project managers in the market
  • A GPM certification badge and listing on the international register of GPM certified PMs
  • Enhanced job mobility and choices even in the face of a tough job market
  • Many opportunities for career advancement
  • A new profile and credibility as a valued member of the international project management community
  • Skills that will help you align yourself with the organisation’s mission and values
  • Downloadable courseware

Key Features

Aim for a first time pass of the GPM-b™ exam
Enhance your earning potential and join the big league
Learn all the aspects of sustainability
Get comprehensive courseware and intensive exam preparation
Get downloadable courseware
Get GPM certification badge and listing on the international register of GPM certified PMs

Certification

Prerequisites:

Candidates must have a four-year degree (bachelor’s or the global equivalent) and a minimum of 2,000 hours (1-year) experience on a project team.

OR

A secondary diploma (high school or the global equivalent) with at least 4,000 hours (2-years) experience on a project team.

While it is not mandatory, candidates who have undergone a PRiSM™ course will find it easier to grasp these concepts

Certification:

To earn the Green Project Manager level B (GPM-b™) credential, candidates must pass the exam with a minimum passing score of 75%.

The Exam

The Green Project Manager level B (GPM-b™) exam is a 3-hour, 150 multiple choice question examination. The Exam is broken down into two primary sections that is Project Management and Sustainability Integration. For a more detailed break up, visit: http://www.greenprojectmanagement.org/gpm-b-certification/how-to-apply

Curriculum

  • Project Management Standards (based on ISO 21500:2012 Guidance on Project Management)
  • Project Management Competences
  • Project management Subject Areas
  • Key Terms and Concepts
  • Principles of Sustainability
  • The PRiSM™ Methodology
  • The GPM® P5™ Standard for Sustainability in Project Management
  • Sustainability Management Planning
  • International Standards that support Sustainability
  • ISO 21500 Guidance on Project Management
  • ISO 50001 The Energy Management Standard
  • ISO 14001 The Environmental Management Standard
  • ISO 9001 Principles of Quality Management
  • ISO 26000 Guidance on Social Responsibility

Our Students

"The course content covered most of the basics and went deeper into details when required. Good hands-on exercises with practical examples."

"Excellent trainer and with confidence I can handle all sorts of PM scenarios and can challenge your mindset. Very good customer service from KnowledgeHut."

"I learned much from this training session, the faculty had good knowledge of the subject matter and provided good learning examples."

"2days PMP training was very good, I got lot of inspiration from this training."

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Milind Gawaskar

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Jan Miko

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Marketing Director

Frequently Asked Questions

Most organizations consider sustainability a key factor to success. They therefore require skilled and qualified change agents who can apply sustainable methods to projects. The Green Project Manager (GPM®) is one such credential that helps project management professionals gain the ability to maximize sustainability within the project life-cycle, improving the construct and delivery of goods and services and thoroughly accounting for environmental, social, ethical and economic impacts. Not only that, it also gives a niche to existing project management professionals and validates their continuous commitment to the profession. The GPM-b™ certification helps improve your earning potential, puts you in the big league and considerably enhances your standing among peers and the management.

Candidates must have a four-year degree (bachelor’s or the global equivalent) and a minimum of 2,000 hours (1-year) experience on a project team.
OR
A secondary diploma (high school or the global equivalent) with at least 4,000 hours (2-years) experience on a project team.

While it is not mandatory, candidates who have undergone a PRiSM™ course will find it easier to grasp these concepts.
For more details visit
http://www.greenprojectmanagement.org/gpm-b-certification/how-to-apply

No, there is no online/virtual course for GPM-b™. The Certification requires in-depth knowledge of the sustainability concepts, which you get from our certified experts who lead the workshop.

The average passing rate for the GPM-b™ Exam as of February 15th 2015 is 78%.

Candidates who successfully pass the GPM-b™ Certification exam are notified instantly of their score and can expect to receive their credential within 1-7 business days.

All GPM Certifications are valid for three (3) years starting from the date issued. For re-certification, the certification holder must submit one (1) case study demonstrating their application of PRiSM and or P5 in a project along with an up to date CV.
There are no fees for recertification of the GPM-b™.

The trainers are highly qualified and certified instructors with years of relevant industry and coaching experience who will hand hold you through the workshop and ensure your success.

It is easy to enrol for classroom training online. There are several options to pay either through your debit/credit card that includes Visa Card, MasterCard; American Express or- via PayPal. Payment receipt will be issued to the candidate automatically by email.

Any registration cancelled within 48 hours of the initial registration will be refunded in FULL (please note that all cancellations will incur a 5% deduction in the refunded amount due to transactional costs applicable while refunding). Refunds will be processed within 30 days of receipt of written request for refund. Kindly go through our Refund Policy for more details: http://www.knowledgehut.com/refund

Please send in an email to support@knowledgehut.com, and we will answer any queries you may have!

If you would like to gain the knowledge to lead projects in a more sustainable way to increase benefits and value, the GPM-b™ is right for you.

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