Updated February 2017! - This is what Students say about this Course:
"What I like the most is the way you present information, especially the Secret Tips&Tricks where even I had learnt new things (and I've been active in this field for a long time now!) - If I weren't a PMP already I would look forward to your Upcoming Course for my Exam Prep for sure!" - Markus K.
"Very Good Guide for people who want to start with their PMP!" - Bruno
If you’re looking for an Introduction to the Project Management Professional - PMP® Exam, you’ve come to the right place! This is NOT a Prep Course, but it’s an amazing first step if you want to know what the PMP® Exam is about, what you can expect from it, what the best resources to study are, and how you can set up a Personal Study Plan to fit your current knowledge and your precious schedule.
PMP® Certified Project Managers earn 20% more than their Non-Certified Peers. Companies get more of their Projects done when they have PMPs on board...
Do you work in a Project Management environment and want to give a Twist To Your Career?
The PMP® Certification will be the Turning Point of Your Professional Life!
In this Course I share with You my Experience as a PMP® and as a Member of the Project Management Institute to Guide You through the Most Essential Steps needed to get you in the right direction and become soon a PMP® credential holder!
With Engaging and Dynamic Lessons and with Quizzes that serve as "Clarification Checkpoints", we'll navigate through PMP® Eligibility Requirements, Contact Hours, PMP® Applications, Audits, Exam Scheduling, Setting up an Agile Study Plan... and more!
Besides, Do you want to know what has changed in the PMP® Exam Update on January 11th, 2016? Follow the Discussions inside the Course and you're SET!
The Course is targeted at both experienced Project Managers who want to understand if they still need to fill some gaps before applying for the PMP® Certification, and at Project Team Members who want to know what steps they can start taking, right now, to become PMPs when they will have accrued the required project management experience.
My teaching style here on Udemy is already known for the High Level of Interaction with my Students. Ask questions, open discussions, send me private messages... I'll be happy to help you find out the right answer and support your decisions!
Enroll Now, Start with the Basics, and Be Ready to Rock Your PMP® Exam!
See You Inside!
PS: Everything To Gain, Nothing To Lose - I'm so confident that you'll get so much tremendous Value from the Information inside (that no other Introductory Course will ever tell you!) that I offer my own Personal 30-Days Guarantee - If you're not 100% happy with the materials, feel free to ask a full refund and get your money back. No. Question. Asked. Enjoy!
DISCLAIMER: This course is based on material officially released by the PMI (Project Management Institute, Inc.), but it is not endorsed by the PMI. All registered marks (PMP, CAPM, PMBOK, Pulse of the Profession) are trademarks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.
Welcome to the course!
Before diving in, Let’s set out the right Expectations, and let me show you what’s the Value that you’ll take out of it.
I'll guide you through a brief description of the Course, and will share with you my Professional Story.
Finally, I'll show you the role that the PMP Certification has had in my life, and the amazing value that it can bring to yours, as well!
What makes the PMP Certification so unique and prestigious? Let me show you the tremendous value that the “PMP” caption after your name may mean for your Professional Life.
In order to gain the PMP Certification, the PMI requires you to satisfy specific requirements. In this lesson, you’ll discover if you already fulfill them and what you can do if you don’t yet.
Before moving on, let’s review some basic concepts about Eligibility Requirements.
The first step you want to take in order to become a PMP is to become a member of the PMI. It’s not mandatory, but in this lesson you’ll discover the advantages you will get as a PMI Member.
In this lesson I'll share with you several ways to get the 35 Contact Hours of Formal Project Management Education that you need for your PMP Application, and some Guidelines to choose your Learning Resources in the most Valuable way for You.
One of the trickiest part of the online application for the PMI Certification is recording one’s Professional Experience related to Project Management before submitting your request to the PMI. Let me show how You can do it Easily and Effectively.
The PMI randomly audits the PMP Candidates before accepting their Enrollment for the Exam, and it may be terribly tough if you don’t get ready for it in advance. I was one of those audited candidates! In this Lesson, I’ll show you how well I was prepared to pass it successfully on the spot, and how you will too, if that will be the case.
Great! So now you are ready to fix a calendar date for your PMP® Exam! Let me share with you briefly how to do it, and my suggested Best Practices for this important Step.
My personal suggestions on what Resources you can put together in order to study for the Exam in a Cost Effective way.
The Path to the PMP Certification is tough, but if you proceed with a clear Plan you can complete it thoroughly and on your First Try! Let me share how I did it, and how You can do it, too.
Final Recommendations and… Good Luck for your PMP® Exam!
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I've spent 14 years in project management environments with small, medium, and multinational companies, and I have managed Multi-Million-Dollar Projects and Programs with both Traditional Methodologies and Agile Techniques. Today, as a Project Management Trainer and Consultant, also with role of PMO, I help companies and professionals get ready for today's challenges in the marketplace for all what regards Traditional and Agile Project Management.
My mission and my calling? Improving the lives and businesses of those I serve, by providing great value and information.
I find it's my "moral obligation" to share the struggles and experiences I've gone through the years, and help people learn and succeed faster without reinventing the wheel each time!
Here on Udemy, as a Project Management Professional (PMP), Professional Scrum Master (PSM I), Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP), and ITIL Certified, I am proudly committed to bring to your everyday life, in easy to digest eLearning modules, concepts and tools adopted by Project Management Professionals and successful Agile and Lean Enterprises. I make them available to you in plain English, so you can immediately apply them in your personal and working life in order to Skyrocket your Productivity, Increase your Incomes, regain Control of your Time and Achievements, and spend more of your time enjoying what matters the most to you!
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