PROJECT MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL (PMP) PREP CLASS

CURRENT SECTION – VIRTUAL LIVE CLASS

CLASS GOAL:  Gain an understanding of the project management concepts, terms, processes, and scenarios that are required content for the PMP Certification Exam in this 35 hour Online course.

DATES:  September 9 – 30, 2021.  First class is Thursday, September 9.

SCHEDULE:  Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:00PM – 7:30PM; Saturdays from 8:30AM – 12:00PM

CLASS FEE:  $995

CLASS DETAILS
Included in the class:
  • 35 hours of PMP training ‐ geared toward what you will need to know for the exam
  • An interactive / live class delivered via Zoom
  • Class documents available on a Google Drive
  • Team and individual activities ‐ similar to classroom type activities
Student supplied Materials – Required:
  • Crosswind Study Materials – sold in a combo pack (retail price $149.99)
    • PMP Exam workbook: Crosswind Learning – PMP Exam Bootcamp Manual
    • PMP Exam simulation: Crosswind Learning – Exam Simulation Application

As a student in this class, you are eligible for discounts on the Crosswind materials

       Click here for ordering information

SCHEDULE
Date Class Times Knowledge Area Crosswind

Chapter(s)

PMBOK Chapter(s)
Sept. 9 Thursday

4:00 to 7:30 pm

1.      Class Overview

2.      Project Management Basics and Approaches

Exam Domain III – Business Environment

3.      The Business Environment

1

8

3

1, X3,

Ag 1-3

1,2

Sept. 11 Saturday

8:30am to noon

Exam Domain I – People

4.      Roles & Organizations

4

2-3, Ag 4,6

Sept. 14 Tuesday

4:00 to 7:30 pm

5.      Stakeholder Management

6.      Resource Management

6

5

13

9

Sept. 16 Thursday

4:00 to 7:30 pm

7.      Communication Management

 

Exam Domain II – Process

8.      Integration Management

7

9

10

4, Ag 5

Sept. 18 Saturday

8:30am to noon

9.      Scope Management 10 5
Sept. 21 Tuesday

4:00 to 7:30 pm

10.  Schedule Management 11 6
Sept. 23 Thursday

4:00 to 7:30 pm

11.  Cost Management

12.  Risk Management

12

14

7

11

Sept. 25 Saturday

8:30am to noon

13.  Quality Management 13 8
Sept. 28 Tuesday

4:00 to 7:30 pm

14.  Procurement Management 15 12
Sept. 30 Thursday

4:00 to 7:30 pm

Wrap up

15.  The Exam & Beyond

1,2
CAN’T MAKE IT TO OUR NEXT CLASS? HOLD A CUSTOM CLASS FOR YOUR OFFICE

SCHEDULE: Determine a convenient schedule through consultation with SCE Continuing Education. Participants will receive a certificate upon completion of the class documenting 35 class hours.

FEE: Fee is dependent on location, duration and schedule, number of participants, and materials needed.

LOCATION: Hold the course remotely, or at your office site, or hold the class on the UMKC Campus in the SCE executive education classroom.

INSTRUCTOR

Lyn Heaton, PMP

Lyn Heaton has been active in the Project Management field for more than 30 years, both as a Project Manager and an educator.  She has provided project management training to various corporations, the U.S. Army, and UMKC.

Lyn worked for 19+ years in the Telecommunications industry at Sprint Nextel.  She held the position of Project / Program Manager in various departments including Network Services, Information Services, Finance, and Marketing.  During that time she worked on many of their multi-million dollar projects.  Before moving to Overland Park, Lyn was an instructor of computer science courses at Austin Community College in Austin, TX.  She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln.

Lyn is an active member of the Kansas City Chapter of PMI, previously serving on their board of directors as the VP of Professional Development. She has helped to teach or facilitate PMP Prep training for the chapter since 2007.  She received her PMP in 2001 and holds a Master’s Certificate in Project Management from George Washington University.

RECOMMENDED PRE-WORK
  • Browse PMI.org, download a copy of the PMP Handbook (not a PMBOK) and read through it
  • Sign up for PMI membership (optional)
  • Obtain a copy of the PMBOK 6th edition ( download available to PMI members)
  • Access the class’s Google Drive to obtain additional information
  • Read the first 4 chapters of the PMBOK, then additional chapters as time permits

CONTACT

For questions or to schedule a custom PMP Prep course at your office (groups of 10 or more) contact us at scecontinuinged@umkc.edu

Christina S. Davis, M.S.

Director of Continuing Education

School of Computing and Engineering

University of Missouri-Kansas City

816-235-1262 | scecontinuinged@umkc.edu