Practical PMP Program – What is it?
Welcome to the Real World!
In the real world, it is not only important to be a Certified Project Management Professional (PMP)®, but also to have knowledge of how to apply the principles and practices of A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, (PMBOK® Guide)—Fifth Edition, Project Management Institute, Inc., 2013 using a real time management tool such as MS Project, MS Excel and other such tools that can bring value to the organization.
Knowing a real world practical management tool – MS Project, along with one of the most known and established standards in Project Management – PMBOK® Guide, enhances your ability and credibility as a project management professional.
Practical PMP with MSP has been selling around the world since PMBOK® 4th edition and MS Project 2007 and has been very well received by PMP aspirants.
In the latest edition of “Practical PMP with MS Project”, we have the updates for both PMP® Exam implemented in 2016 and the updated software – MS Project 2016.
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We have published a white paper at some of the top management websites across the globe, PM World Today, PM Forum, PM World Journal, on how best a PMP® can apply the theoretical principles of PMBOK® with the help of MS Project 2016/2013/2010/2007.
White Paper Download (PMBOK® 5th Edition with MS Project 2016)
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Practical PMP Program - In Detail:
Project Management Experience
Project Management Education
High school diploma, associate's degree or global equivalent
Minimum five years/60 months unique non overlapping professional project management experience during which at least 7,500 hours were spent leading and directing project tasks. *
35 contact hours of formal education
Bachelor's degree or global equivalent
Minimum three years/36 months unique non-overlapping professional project management experience during which at least 4,500 hours were spent leading and directing project tasks*
35 contact hours of formal education.
Leading and directing project tasks as identified in the PMP® Examination Specification. Within the total hours of project management experience, experience in all five process groups is required. However, on a single project, you do not need to have experience in all five process groups.
For MS Project certification, there is no such pre-qualification needed from Microsoft. As you have covered the eligibility for Practical PMP, as mentioned before, you will be automatically eligible for MS Project certification from Microsoft.
Project Management Professional (PMP)® is a credential offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI)®, USA.
Practical PMP will be based on PMP® pattern but with equal emphasis on knowing the practicality of PMP® with the help of Microsoft Project 2016.
The PMP® examination is comprised of 200 multiple-choice questions and has to be completed in 4 hours.
The exam for MS Project 2016 will be “Managing Projects with Microsoft Project 2016”.
Hands on Practical and Quiz Session
Hands on Practical and Quiz Session
Risk Management, Categorization
EMV Analysis, Decision Tree Analysis
Risk Reserve and Contingency Reserve
Understanding Contract and different types
Advantages and disadvantages of various contracts
Understanding various types of stakeholders
Various Analytical Techniques for Stakeholder Analysis
Various Management and Interpersonal Skills
Managing stakeholder engagement and relationship
Hands on Practical and Quiz Session
Value – Honesty
Attended virtual PMP certification course through KnowledgeHut. Having worked in the industry for 20 years, was looking for more of refresher to brush up the conceptual and process knowledge required for certification and this training fully met my expectations. The trainer's (Mr Sunil Agarwala) knowledge of the topic (conceptual + practical) and content delivery was commendable and very apt for the target audience. Very useful training.Attended workshop in December 2017
I attended a PMP certification training @Delhi with KnowledgeHut. It was quite informative & learning. Trainer Sujoy Dutta is good.... only thing during the last day things get little hurried up... We surely liked his strategy to prepare for the exam, this will help all the students.Attended workshop in November 2017
I really enjoyed this course qualified facilitator and intimate setting. The opportunity to apply what we learned directly on a real-life situation was invaluable.Attended workshop in December 2017
Trainer was very knowledgeable and gave all necessary tips to attend for test. However the training material would've been good if some more examples we're given... Otherwise all good.Attended workshop in January 2018
This course will provide value to all those who are seeking PMP® certifications along with Practical knowledge of MS Project 2016 and theoretical applications from the PMBOK® Guide.
The Project Management Professional (PMP) ® is a credential offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI) ®, USA. This certification is globally recognized and widely demanded by employers worldwide. A PMP certification demonstrates that you have the experience, education, competency and skills to successfully drive and manage a project.
It is a practical driven program that helps to achieve PMP® Certification from PMI®. Informs on practical application of PMBOK® along with MS Project 2016. Informs on the convergence of PMBOK® terms and terminologies with those of MS Project. Informs on the differences of PMBOK® terms and terminologies with those of MS Project Real world driven, Real time applicability driven. In short, you can say that “Practical PMP is PMBOK® with MS Project”. In some sections, we also cover MS Excel and MS PowerPoint.
The course content of “Practical PMP” is based on PMBOK® 5th edition, which is the latest version of PMBOK®. The MS Project version used is MS Project 2016 and also differences with MS Project 2013 are noted during the course. The new PMP® exam changes coming in 2016 will be available in this course. Also, you will learn the new features of MS Project 2016.
It is not a completely theoretical program covering various 5 Process Groups, 10 Knowledge Areas and 47 Process Areas of PMBOK®. Also, • It is NOT ONLY a 35 contact program for PMP® certification, rather it is for people who want to know practical aspects of PMBOK® using MS Project • It is for people who want to achieve PMP® certification and also have a Practical understanding of real world management tools. • It also covers the certification aspects of MS Project from Microsoft.
Yes, of course. You can apply and you are eligible to get the 35 mandatory PDU needed from PMI® after this program. Also, this program covers all the process groups, all the knowledge areas and process areas from PMBOK® – not only theoretically, but also practically.
Practical PMP will be of 4 days duration and will have intensive sessions on PMBOK® Guide, applicability with the help of MS Project and wherever needed MS Excel and MS PowerPoint.
There will be a total of 15 modules on this program. It is a combination of both PMBOK® and MS Project and covers both extensively. It is specially designed for PMP® aspirants who want to have a detailed understanding of MS Project in addition to PMBOK®. For a detailed course breakdown, please refer to the Agenda of this program.
Yes, it is a combined version of PMBOK® and MS Project. It also covers some sections on MS Excel and MS PowerPoint.
No. It does NOT leave any module of PMBOK® out or any module of MS Project program offered separately. The workshop covers in-depth, both the PMBOK® and MS Project.
It is a classroom training program. Our expert instructors offer a practical driven program covering material from PMBOK® and MS Project. However, it is also supplemented with an online program. It will have a hard copy of the material of Practical PMP – PMBOK® 5th Edition with MS Project 2016. For online cases, we will provide other materials for PMP®, for additional practice.
Yes, you will have multiple full length mock exam question sets for PMP® Certification, which are in line with the real time PMP® exam from PMI®.
Yes, you will have full length mock exam question sets for MS Project certification, which are in line with the real time MS Project exam from Microsoft.
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.
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