PMI's PMP-v5

PMP® Project Management Professional V5 - Course

The PMI® PMP® certification is an industry recognized vendor neutral credential for project managers. Globally recognized and demanded, the PMP certification demonstrates that you have the experience, education and competency to lead and direct projects. uCertify’s guaranteed certification course for PMP-v5 exam is comprehensive and helps you earn your certification and gain knowledge. Here’s what to expect from your uCertify course:

• 100% Exam Coverage • Interactive E-Book • Pre-Assessment Test • 1023 Practice Questions with Full Explanations • 423 Interactive Quizzes • Test History and Performance Review and Powerful Analytics • Study Planner • Continuously Updated

COURSE

About

Prepare for the following certification

PMP® certification recognizes the competence of an individual to perform in the role of a project manager, specially experience in leading and directing projects. As the demand for skilled project managers has increased, candidates who hold the PMP credential are well positioned to provide the professional skills necessary to lead project teams and achieve successful project results.

Material in this course are based on the Project Management Institute, A Guide to the Project Management Body of the Knowledge, PMBOK® Guide - Fifth Edition, Project Management Institute Inc., 2013.

PMBOK® is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

Skills Measured

  • Initiating the Project
  • Planning the Project
  • Monitoring and Controlling the Project
  • Closing the Project
  • Professional Responsibility
  • Implement the quality management plan using the appropriate tools and techniques
  • Measures project performance using appropriate tools and techniques
  • Obtain final acceptance of the project deliverables by working with sponsor and/or consumer

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PMP-v5 Course Duration

This is a self-paced, independent study program, so there is no minimum or maximum restriction placed by uCertify. The amount of time you will take depends on your existing knowledge of the area and related experience. We recommend you to spend 3-4 hours for 2-3 weeks if you have good knowledge and work experience in project management.

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Syllabus

PMP-v5 Course/Exam Objectives

  • Chapter 1: What Is a Project?
    • Is It a Project?
    • What Is Project Management?
    • Skills Every Good Project Manager Needs
    • Understanding Organizational Structures
    • Understanding Project Life Cycles and Project Management Processes
    • Understanding How This Applies to Your Next Project
    • Summary
    • Exam Essentials
    • Key Terms
    • Review Questions
  • Chapter 2: Creating the Project Charter
    • Exploring the Project Management Knowledge Areas
    • Understanding How Projects Come About
    • Kicking Off the Project Charter
    • Formalizing and Publishing the Project Charter
    • Identifying Stakeholders
    • Introducing the Kitchen Heaven Project Case Study
    • Understanding How This Applies to Your Next Project
    • Summary
    • Exam Essentials
    • Key Terms
    • Review Questions
  • Chapter 3: Developing the Project Scope Statement
    • Developing the Project Management Plan
    • Plan Scope Management
    • Collecting Requirements
    • Defining Scope
    • Writing the Project Scope Statement
    • Creating the Work Breakdown Structure
    • Understanding How This Applies to Your Next Project
    • Summary
    • Exam Essentials
    • Key Terms
    • Review Questions
  • Chapter 4: Creating the Project Schedule
    • Creating the Schedule Management Plan
    • Defining Activities
    • Understanding the Sequence Activities Process
    • Estimating Activity Resources
    • Estimating Activity Durations
    • Developing the Project Schedule
    • Understanding How This Applies to Your Next Project
    • Summary
    • Exam Essentials
    • Key Terms
    • Review Questions
  • Chapter 5: Developing the Project Budget and Communicating the Plan
    • Creating the Project Cost Management Plan
    • Estimating Costs
    • Establishing the Cost Baseline
    • Understanding Stakeholders
    • Communicating the Plan
    • Understanding How This Applies to Your Next Project
    • Summary
    • Exam Essentials
    • Key Terms
    • Review Questions
  • Chapter 6: Risk Planning
    • Planning for Risks
    • Planning Your Risk Management
    • Identifying Potential Risk
    • Analyzing Risks Using Qualitative Techniques
    • Quantifying Risk
    • Developing a Risk Response Plan
    • Understanding How This Applies to Your Next Project
    • Summary
    • Exam Essentials
    • Key Terms
    • Review Questions
  • Chapter 7: Planning Project Resources
    • Procurement Planning
    • Developing the Human Resource Management Plan
    • Quality Planning
    • Bringing It All Together
    • Understanding How This Applies to Your Next Project
    • Summary
    • Exam Essentials
    • Key Terms
    • Review Questions
  • Chapter 8: Developing the Project Team
    • Directing and Managing Project Work
    • Acquiring the Project Team
    • Developing the Project Team
    • Managing Project Teams
    • Understanding How This Applies to Your Next Project
    • Summary
    • Exam Essentials
    • Key Terms
    • Review Questions
  • Chapter 9: Conducting Procurements and Sharing Information
    • Conducting Procurements
    • Laying Out Quality Assurance Procedures
    • Managing Project Information
    • Managing Stakeholder Engagement
    • Understanding How This Applies to Your Next Project
    • Summary
    • Exam Essentials
    • Key Terms
    • Review Questions
  • Chapter 10: Measuring and Controlling Project Performance
    • Monitoring and Controlling Project Work
    • Controlling Procurements
    • Controlling Communications
    • Managing Perform Integrated Change Control
    • Controlling Stakeholder Engagement
    • Understanding How This Applies to Your Next Project
    • Summary
    • Exam Essentials
    • Key Terms
    • Review Questions
  • Chapter 11: Controlling Work Results
    • Monitoring and Controlling Risk
    • Managing Cost Changes
    • Monitoring and Controlling Schedule Changes
    • Utilizing Control Quality Techniques
    • Validating Project Scope
    • Controlling Scope
    • Understanding How This Applies to Your Next Project
    • Summary
    • Exam Essentials
    • Key Terms
    • Review Questions
  • Chapter 12: Closing the Project and Applying Professional Responsibility
    • Formulating Project Closeout
    • Closing Out the Project
    • Closing Out the Procurements
    • Balancing Stakeholders' Interests at Project Close
    • Professional Responsibility
    • Applying Professional Knowledge
    • Understanding How This Applies to Your Next Project
    • Summary
    • Exam Essentials
    • Key Terms
    • Review Questions
    • Process Inputs and Outputs

Career Prospects

A PMI-PMP® version 5 certified professional has several career opportunities open up to them, including:

  • Project Manager
  • Project Administrator

FAQs

PMP-v5 Exam FAQs

What certificate do I earn on passing the PMP-v5 exam?
If you pass PMI's PMP-v5 exam you will get credit towards the following certification:
What are the prerequisites for this exam?

PMI has the following prerequisites for PMP-v5 exam:

  • A four-year degree (bachelor's or the global equivalent) and at least three years of project management experience, with 4,500 hours leading and directing projects and 35 hours of project management education. OR
  • A secondary diploma (high school or the global equivalent) with at least five years of project management experience, with 7,500 hours leading and directing projects and 35 hours of project management education.
What is the exam registration fee?
  • For PMI members: $405
  • For non-PMI members: $555

You can take the PMI-PMP assessment exam up to three times within the one-year period from your authorization to test letter.

Where do I take the exam?
The PMP-v5 is administered by Prometric at testing centers worldwide. Click here to find a testing center near you.
How many questions are asked on the exam?
The exam contains 200 questions.
What is the duration of the exam?
240 minutes
What is the passing score?
A pass/fail result score is generated based on your overall performance on the examination.
What is the exam's retake policy?

In the event that you fail your first attempt at passing the PMP-v5 examination, PMI's retake Policy is:

  • Candidates are granted a one-year eligibility period to pass the examination. During the eligibility period, you may take three attempts to pass the exam.
  • After the third unsuccessful attempt, candidates will have to wait for a period of one year before retaking the examination.
  • Candidates must submit a re-examination form before each attempt along with the re-examination fee.
What is the validity of the certification?
PMI Project Management Professional certification expires after three years from date of issue, after which the certification holder will need to renew their certification. As part of PMI's Continuing Certification Requirements program, a PMP credential holder will need to earn 60 PDUs per three-year cycle. Click here for more information.
Where can I find more information about this exam?
You can find more information about the PMP-v5 exam from this link: http://www.pmi.org/Certification/Project-Management-Professional-PMP.aspx

At a Glance

PMP-v5 Course Includes Free Buy
Chapters 1 12
Practice Tests 1 6
Total Questions (inc. quizzes) 31 1023
Interactive Quizzes 1 423
Final Test No Yes

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