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

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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

PMP/CAPM Exam Preparation
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Available Classes
    Section Location Begin Date End Date Instructor Price Seats Available/Total Seats
212512 RTP Campus 12/02/2019 12/05/2019 T. Llc $1,449.00 13/20
221275 RTP Campus 01/13/2020 01/16/2020 T. Llc $1,449.00 20/20
221276 Southern Wake Campus 02/10/2020 02/13/2020 T. Llc $1,449.00 20/20
221278 Northern Wake Campus 03/16/2020 03/19/2020 T. Llc $1,449.00 20/20
221281 Western Wake Campus 03/20/2020 04/04/2020 T. Llc $1,449.00 20/20
221280 RTP Campus 04/20/2020 04/23/2020 T. Llc $1,449.00 20/20
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Intended Audience
Project managers or those aspiring to be project managers.
Prepare for the Project Management Institute (PMI) exam for certification as a Project Management Professional, or PMP. Find out how to manage project quality, scope, cost, timeline, and risks and learn about human resources, procurement, integration, communication, professional responsibility, and ethics. Learn best practices for initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and closing a project. This course is applicable for both the Project Management Professional (PMP) and Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) certification. All participants must purchase the most current edition of the PMBOK® Guide.
Course Objectives
  1. Upon successful completion, students will have learned an overview of how to manage a project and testing techniques for the PMP or CAPM exam.
Outline of Instruction
  1. Introduction to PMP® and CAPM® Certifications
  2. Project Management Essentials
  3. Project Management Knowledge Areas & Processes
  4. Integration Management
  5. Scope Management
  6. Time Management
  7. Cost Management
  8. Quality Management
  9. Human Resource Management
  10. Communications Management
  11. Risk Management
  12. Project Procurement Management
  13. Project Stakeholder Management
  14. Professional and Social Responsibility
  15. Conclusion
Contact Hours
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Website URL
Certification Learning Outcomes/Requirements
  1. Secondary degree
  2. PMP: 7,500 hours leading and directing projects/ CAPM: 1,500 hours of project experience
  3. PMP: 35 hours of project management education/ CAPM: 23 hours of project management education completed by the time you sit for the exam. The PMP preparation course fulfills this educational pre-requisite.
CE to CU Articulation
Experience in project management
Text and Supplies Needed
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 90% or above
  2. Participation
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
Intended Audience
Project managers or those aspiring to be project managers.
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
  • Project Manager
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Course Contact Information
Professional Development Coordinator