Why should I take the PMP exam prep course?

This course is intended for anyone preparing to take the Project Management Professional (PMP) exam based on the PMBOK® Guide – Fifth Edition. This course will satisfy the project management training portion of the PMP examination requirements; it will broaden the students understanding of all the knowledge areas of the PMBOK® Guide; and it will prepare students for the PMP certification exam.

Who should attend this class?

Typical job roles include:

  • Project managers and aspiring project managers

  • Project team managers or team members

  • Project management consultants

What is included?

The course includes:

  • 4-days classroom training from a certified Project Management professional

  • Course material

  • Practice test exam questions

  • 35 PDUs

  • Couse completion certificate

How will I benefit from this course?

By the end of the course you will:

  • Meet learning objectives through a full review of the PMBOK® Guide’s knowledge areas

  • Understand the requirements to pass the PMP examination and format of the exam

  • Learn methods to study the PMBOK® Guide effectively

What are the course prerequisites?

You must purchase “ A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge”, (PMBOK® Guide) - Fifth Edition and read it prior to attending the course.

Will I get the PMP certification from this course?

No. To obtain the certification, a project manager must satisfy PMI experience, education and examination requirements. PMI requires a minimum of 4500 hours of project management experience with an under-graduate degree (or 7500 hours of project management experience without an undergraduate degree), 36 contact hours of project management training and the passing of the PMP certification exam

What are the course contents?

The course covers the complete PMBOK® Guide – Fifth Edition and includes examination practice.

Key Learning Points

Project Framework and Integration Management

  • Context

  • Organizational structures

  • Roles and responsibilities

  • Lifecycle

  • Processes


  • Plan scope management

  • Collect requirements

  • Define scope

  • Create WBS

  • Validate scope

  • Control scope

Time Management

  • Plan schedule management

  • Define activities

  • Sequence activities

  • Estimate activity resources

  • Estimate activity durations

  • Develop schedule

  • Control schedule


  • Plan cost management

  • Estimate costs

  • Determine budget

  • Control costs

Human resources

  • Plan human resources

  • Acquire project team

  • Develop project team

  • Manage project team


  • Plan communications management

  • Manage communications

  • Control communications


  • Identify stakeholders

  • Plan stakeholder management

  • Manage stakeholder engagement

  • Control stakeholder engagement


  • Plan risk management

  • Identify risks

  • Perform risk analysis

  • Plan risk response

  • Control risks


  • Plan procurement management

  • Conduct procurements

  • Control procurements

  • Close procurements


  • Plan quality management

  • Perform quality assurance

  • Control quality

Practice exam questions


Which exam is included in this course?

This course doesn’t include an exam. Contact your local PMI chapter for PMP exam dates and fees.


Where is the class held?

Our courses are held at quality downtown venues in all major Canadian cities. You will be close to transport links and parking.

What are the class hours?

  • Day 1 -> Day 4: 8.30 AM to 4:30 PM

Does the course include the PMP exam fees?

This course does not include the PMP exam fees. They must be paid directly to PMI as part of the application process.

How soon after the course should I take the exam?

About five to ten days after the course. The boot camp contains a lot of information. You should plan a pause and then study some more after class to make sure you are ready to the PMP exam.

How many PDUs do I get for this course?

PMPs can claim 35 PDUs at the PMI for the PMP exam prep boot camp. (35 Technical PDUs)
You will receive a certificate of completion indicating that you completed the course and earned the 35 contact hours required to take the certification exam.

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