ACT-200 4/24/20152 Purpose of Briefing To Explain PMI TM ’s Certification Examination Eligibility. To Explain PMI TM ’s Certification Process. To Discuss any PM Training/PMI TM Certification Questions.
ACT-200 4/24/20153 Project Management Professional Exam - Eligibility Criteria Candidates applying for certification as a Project Management Professional must satisfy the educational and experiential requirements for one of the two categories approved by PMI TM at the time of application.
ACT-200 4/24/20154 Eligibility Criteria for Category 1 At the time of application, the candidate Holds a baccalaureate or equivalent university degree and Has a minimum of 4,500 hours of project management experience within the five process groups (See Slide 6). Must have attained the 4500 hours over a minimum of three (3) years. Experience gained more than 6 years prior to the application date - NOT considered.
ACT-200 4/24/20155 Eligibility Criteria for Category 2 Candidate does not hold a baccalaureate or equivalent university degree but Holds a high school diploma or equivalent secondary school credential, and Has a minimum of 7,500 hours of project management experience within the five process groups (See Slide 6). Must have attained the 7500 hours over a minimum of five (5) years. Experience gained more than eight (8) years prior to the application date - NOT considered.
ACT-200 4/24/20156 Project Management Process Groups Initiating Process - Recognizing the need for a project & committing to do it. Planning Process - Devising feasible means to accomplish the objectives. Executing Process - Coordinating people & other resources to carry out the plan. Controlling Process - Ensuring that project objectives are met by measuring progress & taking corrective action. Closing Process - Formalizing acceptance of project product & bringing it to an orderly end.
ACT-200 4/24/20157 Required Supporting Documentation Current resume detailing work experience and Educational background (provide name and complete address for all employers and schools attended) Copy of diploma or transcript for baccalaureate or equivalent university degree (for Category 1 ONLY)
ACT-200 4/24/20158 Required Supporting Documentation - Cont. Experience Verification Form(s) indicating A minimum of 4500 hours over a minimum of three (3) years (for Category 1 ONLY) A minimum of 7500 hours over a minimum of five (5) years (for Category 2 ONLY)
ACT-200 4/24/20159 PMP Certification Process Obtain Certification Handbook from PMI. Submit Completed Application Forms with Supporting Documents to PMI. PMI will Send Eligibility Letter & a List of Sylvan Technology Locations to Applicant. Call Sylvan Technology Centers & Schedule a Date for Exam. Current Exam Fee for PMI Members is $405.00 & $555.00 for Non-Members.
ACT-200 4/24/201510 PMP Status….The Ultimate Goal ! As long as you successfully pass the PMP examination, and submit the Proper qualifications documentation, CONGRATULATIONS… YOU’RE A CERTIFIED PMP ® !!!
ACT-200 4/24/201511 Reference and Contact PMI Certification Handbook. http://www.PMI.org/ Pat Eigbe, PMP ® Ext. 7857