Introduction to Project Management with PMP Exam Preparation
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Introduction to Project Management is designed for working professionals looking to enhance their project management skills, as well as experienced project managers who want to pursue Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification.
Why PMP certification?
- On average, certified U.S. project managers earn 26% more than those without certification.
- Project management is one of the most sought-after skills in industries ranging from construction to health care to high tech.
- Millions of jobs already require project management skills, and over 200,000 new project management jobs will be created each year.
What you will learn
This course will teach the essential skills of project management. The course will cover the entire project life cycle, from initiation and planning, through execution, support, and closure.
This course will also provide you with training and support to take and pass the Project Management Professional (PMP) exam, the most important industry-recognized certification for project managers. A variety of learning tools, including practice questions, exam preparation study guides, concept reviews, and reference charts will be used to prepare you to take the exam.
The class also satisfies the PMP certification requirement of 35 hours of formal project management education.
- February 18, 5-9 p.m.
- February 25, 5-9 p.m.
- February 28, 5-9 p.m.
- March 3, 5-9 p.m.
- March 6, 5-9 p.m.
- March 13, 5:30-8:30 p.m.
- March 20, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
- March 21, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
A payment plan is available for this class.
Introduction to Project Management is co-taught by
Kevin Archbold, PMP, PMI-SP has over 30 years of project management experience with large and small organizations in a variety of industries, including automotive, nuclear, telecommunications, trucking, IT, recruiting, mining, construction, and government. Kevin has presented at local and national levels within the Project Management Institute (PMI), is the winner of a local chapter PMI Project of the Year Award, and is the current president of the PMI Tucson Chapter. He provides project management consulting and training services at Key Consulting Inc. in Tucson.
Isaiah K Adonu, a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) with over 20 years’ experience in both the business and technical components of successful project delivery and product development. He has significant experience in engineering actionable process improvements and managing remote teams, and has managed projects in various multinational corporations in both the United States and Europe. Isaiah has a proven track record of successfully managing projects of various complexities, and has developed as well as delivered training programs to project managers at Fortune 500 companies.
The Project Management Professional (PMP) is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.