Education

Austin PMI Chapter – PMP®/CAPM® Test Prep (5 Saturdays)

 

 

 

 

 

 

TIME TO ACT—THE PMP EXAM IS CHANGING

PMI ® will be releasing the 6th Edition of The Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®) in Q3 of 2017. In March of 2018, the Project Management Professional (PMP®) exam will be changed to align with this new version of the PMBOK®. Act now to take the PMP® prep class and the exam before it is modified to align with the new PMBOK® release. Classes start in September and November of 2017.


The PMI® Austin Chapter offers an intense PMP® preparation program designed to help students pass the Project Management Institute's Project Management Professional (PMP®) exam, based on the 5th edition of the PMBOK® guide.

Appropriately paced, and conveniently located. This 40 hour course meets the 35 hour requirement for PMP® certification and is taught by volunteer members of the PMI® Austin Chapter.

Appropriately paced, and conveniently located, this 40-hour course is taught on Saturdays and meets the 35 hour requirement for PMP® certification. Discover more information on PMI’s PMP® exam requirements. 

Register for the class here. Go to the Project Management Section and select the AUSPMP class. PMI members should enter the discount code PMI5SAT and will be asked to provide their PMI membership number.

UPCOMING CLASS DATES

  • Session 3 meets on September 9, 16, 23, 30, and October 7, 2017
  • Session 4 meets on November 4, 11, 18, and December 2, 9, 2017

FEE AND COURSE DETAILS

  • Exceptional Value: $795* for PMI Austin members, $995 for non-PMI® Austin members
  • The PMI® Austin Prep Course Guarantee (ask about this guarantee when you call or email us as indicated below)
  • 40 contact hours which satisfies PMI® requirement of 35 hours
  • Instructors who are experienced project managers with PMP® certifications
  • Coverage of all the Knowledge Areas in the PMBOK® with reviews of sample questions from multiple highly regarded authors.
  • Convenient location
  • Certificate of completion

Time and Place. Sessions meet Saturdays: Morning session 8:00AM–12:00:PM; Afternoon session 1:00PM–5:00 PM.

Extellent Profession Development Center
9420 Research Blvd
Echelon III, Suite 200
Austin, TX 78759

Required Books. All students must provide their own copy of the following books:

  • The Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK). 5th Edition. Project Management Institute. 2013. ISBN-13: 978-1935589679 (For PMI members, access to the electronic version is acceptable)
  • PMP Exam Prep, Eight Edition – Updated.  Rita Mulcahy. RMC Publications. ISBN-13: 978-1932735659
  • PMP® Exam Success Series:  Exam Simulation Booklet, Tony Johnson, Crosswind Learning, 5.0 Edition. ISBN-13: 978-1619080119

For registration questions, please contact Geoff West, Director of Certification Administration at certification@pmiaustin.org.

Instructional Staff. One of the strengths this program offers is a variety of instructors, with diverse backgrounds and industries, who provide an array of test-taking hints and views on project management. Attendees will participate in a review course with sample questions and scenarios likely to be encountered during the actual test.

Interested in Teaching? Sign up as a volunteer if you are interested in becoming a volunteer instructor for the PMI Austin Chapter PMP®/CAPM® Exam Prep Course.