PMP Course outline

Basic definitions 

  • Projects and operations
  • Programs and program management
  • Portfolio and portfolio management
  • Structure of PMBOK
    • 10 knowledge areas
    • 5 process groups
  • Project and development life cycles
  • Project phases
  • Phase gates
  • Project management data and information
  • Project business case
  • Project benefits management plan
  • Enterprise environmental factors
  • Organizational process assets
  • Different organizational structures and their impact on projects
  • Project management office
  • Roles and responsibilities of the project manager
  • Project manager competencies

Initiation

  • Develop project charter
  • Identify stakeholders

Planning

  • Develop project management plan
  • Plan scope management
  • Collect requirements
  • Define scope
  • Create WBS
  • Plan schedule management
  • Define activities
  • Sequence activities
  • Estimate activity duration
  • Develop schedule
  • Plan cost management
  • Estimate costs
  • Determine budget
  • Plan quality management
  • Plan resource management
  • Estimate activity resources
  • Plan communications management
  • Plan risk management
  • Identify risks
  • Perform qualitative risk analysis
  • Perform quantitative risk analysis
  • Plan risk responses
  • Plan procurement management
  • Plan stakeholder engagement

Execution

  • Direct and manage project work
  • Manage project knowledge
  • Manage quality
  • Acquire resources
  • Develop team
  • Manage team
  • Manage communications
  • Implement risk responses
  • Conduct procurements
  • Manage stakeholder engagement

Monitoring & Controlling 

  • Monitor and control project work
  • Perform integrated change control
  • Validate scope
  • Control scope
  • Control schedule
  • Control costs
  • Control quality
  • Control resources
  • Monitor communications
  • Monitor risks
  • Control procurement
  • Monitor stakeholder engagement

Closing 

  • Close project or phase

Professional ethics of project managers

Exam preparation tips

 

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