Project Management Professional Bootcamp (PMP)

Course Overview

In this course, you’ll gain the essential preparation needed to pass the PMP and CAPM exams. Concentrating on exam content from “A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge—Fifth Edition” (PMBOK® Guide) and other sources, this course includes a wide variety of learning tools and study aids, all using PMI® terminology.

Learning activities in this Boot Camp target each of the three major learning styles: visual, auditory, and kinesthetic. Using the simple tool in our study guide, you can identify your learning style. You will receive three suggestions for approaches to studying for the exam that focus on the strengths of each learning style, including yours.

This interactive course includes:

  • PMBOK® Guide—Fifth Edition
  • Over 600 practice questions
  • PMP Exam prep study guides with supplemental audio CDs
  • Exercises throughout to reinforce PMP and CAPM exam concepts
  • Handy reference charts
  • Exercises to increase memory recall
  • Flash cards for each knowledge area

This course prepares you for PMP and CAPM certifications.

4 days
    • Prepare to take the PMP or CAPM exams
    • Become familiar with PMBOK® Guide terms, definitions, and processes
    • Master test-taking techniques
    • Learn styles and types of questions found on the PMP or CAPM exams
    • PMBOK® Guide’s five process groups, ten knowledge areas, and the area of professional and social responsibility
  • Introduction

    • PMP and CAPM Exam Requirements
    • Exam Questions
    • Maintaining Certification
    • Exam-Taking Tips
    • Pre-Test

    Project Management Concepts

    • PM Definitions
    • Organizational Structure
    • Project Life Cycle and the Project Management Process Groups
    • Code of Ethics and Professional Responsibility
    • Practice Test

    PM Process Groups and Knowledge Areas

    • PM Process Groups
    • PM Knowledge Areas

    Project Integration Management

    • Overview of Project Integration Management
    • Develop Project Charter
    • Develop Project Management Plan
    • Direct and Manage Project Work
    • Monitor and Control Project Work
    • Perform Integrated Change Control
    • Close Project or Phase
    • Practice Exercises
    • Practice Test

    Project Scope Management

    • Overview of Project Scope Management
    • Plan Scope Management
    • Collect Requirements
    • Define Scope
    • Create WBS
    • Validate Scope
    • Control Scope
    • Practice Exercises
    • Practice Test

    Project Time Management

    • Overview of Project Time Management
    • Plan Schedule Management
    • Define Activities
    • Sequence Activities
    • Estimate Activity Resources
    • Estimate Activity Duration
    • Develop Schedule
    • Control Schedule
    • Practice Exercises
    • Practice Test

    Project Cost Management

    • Overview of Project Cost Management
    • Plan Cost Management
    • Estimate Costs
    • Determine Budget
    • Control Costs
    • Practice Exercises
    • Practice Test

    Project Quality Management

    • Overview of Project Quality Management
    • Plan Quality Management
    • Perform Quality Assurance
    • Control Quality
    • Practice Exercises
    • Practice Test

    Project Human Resource Management

    • Overview of Project Human Resource Management
    • Plan Human Resource Management
    • Acquire Project Team
    • Develop Project Team
    • Manage Project Team
    • Practice Exercises
    • Practice Test

    Project Communications Management

    • Overview of Project Communications Management
    • Plan Communications Management
    • Manage Communications
    • Control Communications
    • Practice Exercises
    • Practice Test

    Project Risk Management

    • Overview of Project Risk Management
    • Plan Risk Management
    • Identify Risks
    • Perform Qualitative Risk Analysis
    • Perform Quantitative Risk Analysis
    • Plan Risk Response
    • Control Risks
    • Practice Exercises
    • Practice Test

    Project Procurement Management

    • Overview of Project Procurement Management
    • Plan Procurement Management
    • Conduct Procurements
    • Control Procurements
    • Close Procurements
    • Practice Exercises
    • Practice Test

    Project Stakeholder Management

    • Overview of Stakeholder Management
    • Identify Stakeholders
    • Plan Stakeholder Management
    • Manage Stakeholder Engagement
    • Control Stakeholder Engagement
    • Practice Exercises
    • Practice Test
    • End of Course Review
    • Simulated Practice Exam
    • Course Exercises
    • Each chapter contains practice exercises targeted at the range of learning styles (Visual, Auditory, and Kinesthetic)
    • Network Diagram Exercises
    • Earned Value Exercises
    • Practice Tests
    • Project managers (all levels)
    • IT project managers
    • Project coordinators
    • Project analysts
    • Project leaders
    • Team leaders
    • Product managers
    • Program managers