PROJECT MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL (PMP) PREP CLASS

CUSTOM COURSE OPTION

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 course.

SCHEDULE: 8 class periods (4 weeks with 2 sessions per week); days or evenings, or a M-F bootcamp.  The final schedule will depend on the needs of the organization.  This class will fulfill the 35 hour education requirement needed to sit for the PMP exam while preparing participants for the material they are most likely to encounter on the exam.  Participants will receive a certificate upon completion of the class documenting 35 class hours.

FEE: Dependent on location, duration and schedule, and number of participants. However, the course fee includes exam study manual, exam simulation, process placemat and instructor handouts.  Students will obtain their own copy of the PMBOK.

LOCATION: Class is hosted at your location, or on the UMKC campus.

SAMPLE SCHEDULE
Class Period Class Times Knowledge Area
1 Monday

3:30 to 8:00 pm

0.       Class & Exam Overview

1.       Project Management Framework

2.       The Project Manager

3.       Integration Management

2 Thursday

3:30 to 8:00 pm

4.       Stakeholder Management

5.       Scope Management

3 Monday

3:30 to 8:00 pm

6.       Schedule Management
4 Thursday

3:30 to 8:00 pm

7.       Resource Management

8.       Communication Management

5 Monday

3:30 to 8:00 pm

9.       Cost Management

10.   Risk Management

6 Thursday

3:30 to 8:00 pm

11.   Procurement Management
7 Monday

3:30 to 8:00 pm

12.   Professional Responsibility

13.   Quality Management

8 Thursday

3:30 to 8:00 pm

14.   The Standard by Process Group

15.   The Exam and Beyond

HOLD A CUSTOM CLASS FOR YOUR OFFICE

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 course.

SCHEDULE: Determine a convenient schedule through consultation with SCE Continuing Education.

FEE: Fee depends on the number of participants; the course fee includes exam study manual, exam simulation, process placemat and instructor handouts.

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

KNOWLEDGE AREAS
  • Class & Exam Overview
  • Project Management Framework
  • Integration Management
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Communication Management
  • Professional Responsibility
  • Scope Management
  • Time Management
  • Cost Management
  • Quality Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Risk Management
  • Procurement Management
  • Process Groups
  • The Exam and Beyond
RECOMMENDED PRE-WORK
  • Read as many of the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) v6 sections as you can in the order listed in the Knowledge Areas above
  • Explore the PMP Exam Certification page at PMI.org. Read the Certification Handbook & Code of Conduct, and Exam Content Outline you can find there. The page is available under the Certification tab on the PMI.org home page or at the following link: http://www.pmi.org/certification/project-management-professional-pmp.aspx

Free PMBOK Download:

If you become a member of PMI and pay your dues, your membership will allow you to download your own version of the PMBOK 6th Edition.  Membership is NOT required to sit for the exam, however it does have benefits.

To download PMBOK 6: LOGIN at PMI.org, click on the PMBOK tab on the top of the page.

CONTACT

For questions or to schedule a custom PMP Prep course at your office (groups of 10 or more) contact Christina Davis.

Christina S. Davis, M.S.

Director of Continuing Education

School of Computing and Engineering

University of Missouri-Kansas City

547C Flarsheim Hall, 5110 Rockhill, Kansas City, MO 64110

816-235-1262 | davischristina@umkc.edu

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