Ch 1: PMP® Application Process & Certification Exam

About This Chapter

Help prospective project managers within your office learn about the application process and certification requirements for the Project Manager Professional exam by providing them with this PMP Application Process & Certification Exam chapter. These lessons are easy to follow and to-the-point for fast comprehension.

PMP Application Process & Certification Exam - Chapter Summary

Before taking the Project Manager Professional certification exam, employees within your company can use this helpful chapter to pinpoint the key requirements and steps for applying for the exam and obtaining certification. These lessons identify the costs and fees for certification training and list appropriate preparatory courses for the exam. They also detail what constitutes a passing score and the exam passing rate. Other topics discussed in this chapter include:

  • The value and benefits of a PMP certification
  • Overview of the PMP certification application process
  • Eligibility and requirements needed to obtain PMP certification
  • How to fill out the registration and application forms
  • Policies and procedures for the PMI credential
  • Professional conduct and code of ethics expected of PMI members
  • Continuing certification requirements

To review all the information covered and ensure comprehension, employees will be given the opportunity at the end of each chapter to take a brief lesson quiz. This quizzes include supplemental worksheets that can be printed out and used as a reference guide while viewing the lessons. There is also a more comprehensive chapter exam that assesses understanding of all the topics covered in the chapter.

How It Helps

  • Provides instructions: Employees will learn how to fill out the necessary forms and applications for the PMP certification exam.
  • Details pertinent information: Each lesson details specifics about the exam, such as cost, eligibility requirements and passing scores, so employees are aware of those factors before taking the exam.
  • Creates awareness: After viewing these lessons, prospective project managers will be aware of the professional conduct expected in this role and what requirements must be met to maintain the certification.

Skills Covered

After carefully studying the information in this chapter, employees should be able to:

  • Identify the benefits, requirements and costs of obtaining PMP certification
  • Properly fill out the necessary registration and application forms
  • Follow the policies and procedures for gaining PMI credentialing
  • Understand the code of ethics and professional conduct requirements for PMI members
  • Maintain certification by meeting CCR guidelines

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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