Project Management Professional (PMP)® Exam Preparation
This updated course will help participants to prepare for the PMP® examination beyond Jan 2nd, 2021. Students will be trained on the new Exam Content Outline (ECO) by PMI, centered on the three project management domains of People, Process, and Business Environment, with the goal of delivering the highest value to organizations. See below for live optional Q/A session dates.
Prepare for the PMP® (Project Management Professional) exam and acquire PMP® certification based on the new Exam Content Outline (ECO) by PMI®, which aligns with the existing PMBOK® Guide - 6th Edition and the upcoming PMBOK® Guide - 7th Edition
Acquire fast-track comprehensive project management knowledge, with value delivery approaches, in four full days
Understand agile-focused enablers in the three project management domains of People, Process, and Business Environment
Prepare for the CAPM® (Certified Associate Project Manager) exam by PMI® and acquire the CAPM® Certification as a precursor, if not meeting minimum required work-hours for the PMP® exam
Receive access to hundreds of PMP® exam questions by PMI®
About this course:
Prepare for the popular PMP® examination with a concentrated and structured review of the key project domains and required knowledge to pass the exam. This exam is administered by the Project Management Institute (PMI), considered to be the leading professional association for project managers. The computer-based examination is designed to objectively assess and measure your project management knowledge on the 5-step framework of creating a high-performing team, starting the project, doing the work, keeping the team on track, and keeping the business in mind while considering predictive and agile/adaptive approaches for value delivery systems. Taught by instructors who are subject matter experts in both waterfall and agile practices, this course will prepare candidates for the new PMP® exam with 42% of the questions on the People domain, 50% on Processes, and 8% on Business Environment, with an overarching 50% of the whole heavily reliant on agile and hybrid approaches in managing projects. Individuals who pass the examination earn the profession's most universally recognized and respected credential, the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification. To be eligible for the PMP® certification, you must first meet specific requirements of experience and education and agree to adhere to a code of professional conduct. The final step in becoming a PMP® is passing the examination. This course will help you prepare for this rigorous test with the new exam content outline by PMI.
By taking this course, you will earn educational credits of 35 contact hours required to apply for the PMP® exam, or 35 PDUs (Professional Development Units) to maintain existing certification.
Why PMP® Certification?
A PMP® Certification, along with an expanded professional network, gives you the tools that are needed to grow your knowledge and build a successful career
Certified PMP®s report earning up to 25% more than non-certified project management professionals*
PMP® certification has been the industry standard for project management excellence and is respected by employers across the globe
Prepare with a PMI® Premier Authorized Training Partner
UCLA Extension is a Premier Authorized Training Partner (ATP), the highest level partnership with PMI®. By choosing UCLA Extension, you will receive:
Course curriculum of official Licensed PMP® Exam Preparation Content, guaranteed to run without cancellations
Instruction from Authorized Training Partner Instructors, who possess a PMP® certification as well as Agile project experience
Exam prep book and quizzes authorized by PMI® and exclusive to UCLA Extension are included as part of the course fee, which will continually update to include the new developments to the PMP® exam and credentials as they become available by PMI®
Live Optional Q/A Session - PMP® Exam Updates
You can optionally join a free, live Q/A session via Zoom with our PMI-Licensed instructors before the scheduled days of each course to answer any questions you may have about the newPMP® Exam updates. During the live Q/A, we'll discuss how our PMP® Exam Prep course can prepare you for the test. Refer to See Details within each course section below for the schedule and how to join.
Join our PMI-Licensed instructors via Zoom as they answer your questions about the PMP® Exam updates and discuss how our upcoming PMP® Exam Prep course can prepare you for the test. To join, go to www.uclaextension.edu/FreePMInfo, scroll down to view the available dates and enroll.
About the Course
Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted.
This course will be conducted remotely in real-time format using UCLA Extension's Canvas and Zoom learning platforms. The instructor will conduct the lectures on the scheduled days and times allowing students the opportunity to fully interact, ask questions and share stories.
Book 1: Default study guide provided to students as part of the course fee - PMI® Authorized PMP® Exam Prep