Project Management (PMP)

Why obtain a PMP® Certification? 

PMP® Certification, through the PMI® Project Management Institute, is the project management profession's most globally respected credential. The PMP® symbol after your name demonstrates that you possess a solid foundation of experience and education that can have a positive impact on end results. Project management certification and skill sets are transferable to every type of industry, including IT, biotech, banking, accounting, pharmaceutical, hospital management, construction, government, telecommunications, public utilities, and more. 

How can Wake Tech help me obtain my PMP® Certification? 

In order to be eligible to take the PMP® Certification exam, one of the prerequisites is to have 35 hours of project management education. Wake Tech's PMP Certification Exam Prep class is taught by a Project Management Institute (PMI) Global Registered Education Provider (REP®). By taking Project Management PMP Certification Exam Prep at Wake Tech, you'll receive outstanding value. Similar programs at other institutions cost $3,000-$12,000 but, Wake Tech's PMP Exam Prep course is far less expensive while providing you with quality take away materials, memory tricks, studying strategies, and real-world examples from a high-energy instructor. 

Industry-recognized credential: Prepare for the Project Management Professional PMP® Certification Exam. 

Complete in: 1 month - 6 months

For non-credit student support services or to see if you qualify for financial assistance, contact the Career Pathways Program & Student Resources. 

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Project Management Series

There are many challenges to managing project effectively. Wake Tech's Project Management Series is designed to provide you with the knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques you need to deliver projects more efficiently. 

**Each course can be taken individually or in steps to provide flexibility. 

Step 1 -
Fundamentals of Project Management
Step 2 -
Essentials of Project Management
Step 3 -
Leadership Skills for Project Professionals
Step 4 -
Project Risk Management
Step 5 -
Agile Project Management
Step 6 -
Applied Microsoft Project
Step 7 -
PMP: Project Management Professional Exam Prep
 

Course Details & Registration Information

Course
Applied Microsoft Project
Name
SEF-3001FI1
Available Classes
    Section Location Begin Date End Date Instructor Price Seats Available/Total Seats
213325 RTP Campus 12/16/2019 12/17/2019 T. Llc $719.00 18/20
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Description
Applied Microsoft Project is a two day, instructor-led, training course designed to introduce participants to the basic and intermediate tools of the Microsoft Project (MS Project) software application. Though this class is not designed as an advanced course in MS Project, it will help participants get the most out of the basic and intermediate features and functions of the tool in their project environment. The focus will be on taking the basic project management processes and lessons learned in the Essentials of Project Management course and applying them within the MS Project tool.
Course Objectives
  1. Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to utilize basic and intermediate features and functions of Microsoft Project in their project environment.
Outline of Instruction
  1. • Tool Overview
    • Setting Up Basic Project Information
    • Entering Tasks/Activities
    • Entering Durations
    • Establishing Dependencies
    • Creating/Viewing Network Diagrams
    • Assigning Resources
    • Calculating/Applying Costs
    • Cost Estimating and Control
    • Advanced Fields
    • Different Views
    • Tracking and Reporting
Contact Hours
14
CEU's
No
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
No
CE to CU Articulation
No
Prerequisites
Text and Supplies Needed
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 80% or above
  2. Participation
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
Intended Audience
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
Related Courses
Course Contact Information
Professional Development Coordinator
919-335-1219