• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

With LearnKey's Project Management Professional (PMP) course users will prepare for the PMP exam based on the 5th edition PMBOK® Guide. This course guides you through the journey of understanding the basic fundamentals involved in high-level project management. Discover what defines a project life cycle, how project management process mapping works, and how to develop a project scope statement. Project Management Professional® is a registered trademark of Project Management Institute, Inc.

Learning Objectives

Section A: Framework Fundamentals

  • Project Management Professional
  • Who Should Take PMP
  • Apply for the Exam
  • What is a Project
  • Temporary Project
  • Unique Product or Service
  • Progressive Elaboration
  • What Project Management Is
  • The Project Context
  • PMO Structures
  • Role of the Project Manager
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Project Management Body of Knowledge
  • Changes in the PMBOK Guide

Section B: Project Management Basics

  • Organizational Politics and Influences
  • Organizational Structure
  • Organizational Process Assets
  • Enterprise Environmental Factors
  • Who are the Stakeholders
  • Project Team
  • Project Life Cycle
  • Life Cycle Types

Section C: The Project Environment

  • Manage Project Constraints
  • Project Management Process Groups
  • Process Relationships
  • Project Information
  • Project Management Knowledge Areas
  • Process Interaction Customization

Section D: Project Initiating

  • Initiate Process Group
  • Scenario #1
  • Initiate the Project
  • Initiating Processes
  • Project Charter Purpose
  • Project Charter Contents
  • Scenario #2
  • Project Selection Methods
  • Project Management Methodology

Section E: Initiating Tools and Techniques

  • PMIS
  • Use Expert Judgment
  • Accounting Concepts
  • Scenario #3
  • Identify Stakeholders

And much more!

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Program/Project Management and Acquisition