Program Management Professional (PgMP)® Certification

Push the boundaries of your project management career with Program Management

  • Understand Program Lifecycle, competencies, tools, and techniques with practical examples
  • Learn to implement large-scale programs to align with business strategy
  • Understand project management concepts like resource and budget allocations, schedules and more
  • 350,000 + Professionals trained
  • 250 + Workshops every month 
  • 100 + Countries and Counting 

Enhance Your Program Management Skills

The Program Management Professional (PgMP)® credential from Project Management Institute (PMI®) is the next step after Project Management Professional (PMP)® Certification and addresses the community of professionals who are responsible for the coordinated management of multiple projects that are in alignment with organizational objectives.

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Highlights

  • Comprehensive training for the PgMP® exam

  • 24-hours of live, instructor-led online training

  • Earn 21 PDUs after course completion

  • Hands-on learning with PMI approved courseware

  • Post-workshop support and assistance

  • KnowledgeHut is a Premier Authorized Training Partner (ATP) of PMI

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The KnowledgeHut Edge

Hands-on Learning

Get a thorough understanding of concepts through activities, practical case studies, and hands-on learning

Learn from Industry Experts

Learn directly from certified instructors and practitioners who are also industry experts

Advanced Curriculum

Gain skills and understand concepts with the most updated curriculum and mock tests

Practical Training

Learn with the help of practical case studies, hands-on exercises, detailed feedback and guided practice

Strong Foundation

Master your concepts by learning through step-by-step guidance and detailed feedback by industry experts

Post-Training Mentorship

Access unlimited webinars, e-books, tutorials, articles, and interview questions

Prerequisites

Prerequisites for PgMP Certification Training

To apply for the Program Management Professional (PgMP), candidates need to have:

  • A Four-year Degree (Bachelor's or Global equivalent)
  • Minimum four years of Project Management experience
  • Four years of Program Management experience
  • For detailed information, please refer to the FAQs

Who should attend this Course?

Team Leads

Sponsors

Project Directors

Program Managers

Portfolio Managers

Project Management Office (PMO) Heads

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What you will learn

Tools and Techniques

Get in-depth knowledge of tools and techniques to handle complex multiple related projects

Program Lifecycle

Understand Program Lifecycle and its 54 processes, competencies, tools and techniques with practical sample templates

Implementation Skills

Learn to implement large-scale programs to align with business strategy

Program Management Concepts

Understand project management concepts such as resource and budget allocations, schedules and risks

Practical Skills

Acquire practical skills and get overall project management knowledge that will help fulfil organizational vision

Project Implementation

Understand the issues faced in large scale project implementations, including communication, motivation, and leadership skills

Transform Your Workforce

Enhance Your Project Management Teams

Whether you want to expand your company or compete more effectively, project management is a necessary skill. Improve the productivity and effectiveness of your project teams and your entire organization.

  • Deliver best practices and most up-to-date tools to your PMP teams.
  • Align skill development with your business objectives.
  • Leverage KnowledgeHut's Immersive Learning approach.
  • Get in touch for customized corporate training programs.

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  • Program Management Professional (PgMP) certification process overview
  • Program Management Foundation Information
  • Program Management framework and Life cycle
  • Program Definition phase
  • Program Strategic alignment
  • Program Benefits Management
  • Program governance
  • Program Stakeholder Engagement
  • Program Management Supporting process – Overview
  • Definition phase activities of Supporting process
  • Program Benefit delivery phase activities of Supporting process
  • Program Closure phase activities of Supporting process
  • Program Management Applications
  • Tips and Tricks
  • Sample Exam Questions

Product FAQs

PgMP Certification Training

Prerequisites:

To apply for the Program Management Professional (PgMP), candidates need to have either:

  • A Four-year Degree (Bachelor's or Global equivalent), with at least four years of Project Management experience and four years of Program Management experience.

OR

  • A Secondary Diploma (High school or Global equivalent), with at least four years of Project Management experience and seven years of Program Management experience.

Note: If the above requirements are not met, candidates can also consider the Project Management Professional (PMP) credential.

Certification:

Candidates need to register and log in to PMI's Online System to get started.

  • A printable PgMP application form is also available.
  • Please refer to the PgMP Handbook for further information.
  • As part of PMI’s Continuing Certification Requirements program, a PgMP credential holder will need to earn 60 PDUs per three-year cycle

For more information, you may refer to the PMI handbook by using the link given below:

https://www.pmi.org/-/media/pmi/documents/public/pdf/certifications/program-management-professional-handbook.pdf?v=4bbe0a4a-b483-4ff1-8800-79559cfe9daf

The Exam:

There are two evaluations for the Program Management Professional (PgMP) credential. The first evaluation is a Panel Review, and the panel review process begins once the certification payment is received, and the audit is completed (if your application is selected). A panel of volunteer PgMP -certified program managers will assess your professional experience based on your responses to the Program Management Experience Summaries on the PgMP application. Once you pass the panel review, you will be eligible to take the examination.

The PgMP examination consists of 170 multiple-choice questions. Of the 170 questions, 20 are considered pretest questions which are not scored. The allotted time to complete the computer-based examination is four hours.

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 will find value from attending this course.

Through this course, you will learn:

  • Get in-depth knowledge of tools and techniques to handle complex multiple related projects
  • Understand Program Lifecycle and its 54 processes, competencies, tools and techniques with practical sample templates
  • Learn to implement large-scale programs to align with business strategy
  • Get a thorough understanding of project management concepts such as resource and budget allocations, schedules and risks
  • Learn through practical examples, the issues faced in large scale project implementations
  • Learn how to communicate, motivate, and hone your leadership skills
  • Get overall project management knowledge that will help fulfil organizational vision

Workshop Experience

This workshop at KnowledgeHut is delivered through an immersive learning experience platform, via live and interactive instructor-led training sessions.

Listen, learn, ask questions, and get all your doubts clarified from your instructor, who is an experienced practitioner.

The instructors of this course by KnowledgeHut are industry experts and trainers who themselves have certifications and are a part of organizations actively practicing Finance.

Our course focuses on engaging interaction. Most class time is dedicated to fun exercises, lively discussions, and team collaboration - all facilitated by the trainer. The focus is on practical solutions to real-world challenges drawn from decades of experience, and leaders in program management environments.

Yes, your course material will be provided in advance. You will receive an email with a link to set your password a few days in advance of the scheduled course. You will have access to the study plan and all the course material.

The course material comprises of the course schedule or study plan, workbooks and all relevant assignments, assessments, or case studies.

The sessions would be auto recorded on our LMS, subject to permission by the instructor. Based on the permissions, you would have lifetime access to the video recordings of the sessions as well.

No, you will not yet be able to join the training through phone or tab. Please be prepared to join the training on your laptop or desktop.

If you miss a class, you can access the recordings of the sessions, provided that the instructor has permitted recordings. At the beginning of every session, there will also be a 10-12-minute recapitulation of the previous class.

This is an instructor-led live training workshop.

We currently use the Zoom platform for video conferencing and will soon be adding more integrations with Webex and Microsoft Teams. However, all the sessions and the recordings will be available right from within our learning platform. Learners will not need to wait for any notifications or links or install any additional software.

Should you have any more questions, please email us on support@knowledgehut.com and we will be happy to get back to you.

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