Project Management Professional (PMP®) Crash Course:  Prepare for Certification in Five Days!

Based oPMBOK® Guide – Fifth Edition 

Open Enrollment Course Dates: Raleigh:  12/4-8, 2/19-23, 5/12-16

Click here to pre-register for this course now! 

Course Length: 5 Days
PDUs/Meets Educational Requirement: 35 hours
PMI Activity ID: #000374
Course Fee: $2,395 – includes all materials, practice exams, refreshments and lunch each day.  Call for group discounts.
Course Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Cancellation Policy: Students must cancel or reschedule within 15 business days of the first day of PMP® certification courses; otherwise, the full tuition will be charged for the course.

This PMP® Exam Prep Course Includes:

Text 1:  The PMP® Exam Success Series: Bootcamp Manual which compliments the PMBOK® Guide – Fifth Edition – complete with a 700 question exam simulation application.

  • Presents clear, identifiable formulas with memorization keys
  • Offers online access to one of the most up-to-date learning materials available
  • Includes mindmaps for each knowledge area
  • Contains 560 exam format sample questions
  • Covers all knowledge areas as well as the five process groups

Text 2:  PMP Exam Prep: Questions, Answers, & Explanations:

  • 1000+ Practice Questions with Detailed Solutions
  • 8 condensed mock exams that can be completed in one hour
  • 8 targeted tests on the PMBOK® Guide – Fifth Edition Knowledge Areas and Code of Ethics
  • Detailed solution sets for all questions, including:
    • clear explanations and wording
    • PMBOK® Guide – Fifth Edition page references
    • Reasoning based on the PMBOK® Guide – Fifth Edition

Target Student:

PMI’s Project Management Professional (PMP)® credential is the most important industry-recognized certification for project managers. Globally recognized and demanded, the PMP® demonstrates that you have the experience, education and competency to lead and direct projects.

This recognition is seen through increased marketability to employers and higher salary; according to the PMI Project Management Salary Survey–Eighth Edition, certification positively impacts project manager salaries.

Who should apply?

The PMP recognizes demonstrated competence in leading and directing project teams. If you’re an experienced project manager looking to solidify your skills, stand out to employers and maximize your earning potential, the PMP credential is the right choice for you.

PMP Requirements

To apply for the PMP, you need to have either:

  • 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.

Course Overview:

  • Cover all ten Knowledge Areas as well as the five Process Groups
  • Review over 700 exam format sample questions throughout the course, and several complete 200 question tests intended to simulate the real exam
  • Review exercises for Inputs, Tools/Techniques, Outputs (ITTOs), and Terminology
  • Review Mindmaps for each Knowledge Area
  • Review clearly explained formulas with memorization keys
Course Lessons:
  • How to attain PMP® Exam Success via the KSI Bootcamp
  • Exam Registration and Environment
  • Framework
  • Integration
  • Scope
  • Time
  • Cost
  • Quality
  • Human Resources
  • Communications
  • Risk
  • Procurement
  • Stake Holders Management
  • Pre and Post Test

Students will have online access to the most up-to-date learning materials available.  Candidates will be actively testing prior to and all throughout the week of the prep course.  Practice exams are taken in the evenings and results are reviewed each day.  Our exam simulations include:

  • Tests for Initiating, Planning, Executing, Monitoring and Controlling, and Closing
  • Tests for all Knowledge Areas including Professional and Social Responsibility
  • Tests for Inputs, Tools/Techniques, and Outputs (ITTOs)

Have Confidence in our Certification Promise*:

We guarantee that you’ll pass the PMP® Exam after our Crash Course, or we’ll pay the fee for the participant to take the exam again!

* Certification Promise Details:

  • Candidates must complete all pre-class assignments, including a 4-hour simulated exam prior to attending the class (Head First Exam).  Exam results must be sent no later than one week prior to the class start date.
  • Participants must take the exam within 30 days of completing the course unless the instructor has mapped out a specific study plan for you.  Then, you will need to follow that plan accordingly to qualify for the Certification Promise.
  • Candidates who do not pass must provide a copy of their PMP® Exam scores and re-take the course to qualify for exam fee reimbursement.  Students returning for a refresher course must retain and use their original course materials.
  • Exams must be retaken within six months to qualify for reimbursement.
  • Candidates are reimbursed for the second test at the PMI® Member Rate.