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Small Business Development Centerat UW-Green Bay

Project Management Prep Workshop

Date, Time: 5/12/2014-5/16/2014, 8:00:00 AM-5:00:00 PM
Location: Rock Garden, 1951 Bond Street, Green Bay, WI, (920) 499-7449
Fees: workshop fee is $1,560. The course is inclusive of instruction, training material, a UW-Green Bay Workshop Completion Certificate, refreshments, and lunches.

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The Project Management Institute's Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is a credential that demonstrates project management experience and knowledge. This workshop will teach the participant the logistics of the examination, how to apply for it, how to prepare for it and help provide the knowledge needed to pass the exam.

 

This workshop is designed for professionals seeking to refresh their knowledge on the PMBOK before taking the PMP exam, as well as for those who are interested in understanding the science of Project Management and how it applies to their business. This course is relevant for experienced project managers and those who want to eventually become project managers, and very important for those who want to pass the PMP exam.

 

The workshop flows through the five process groups and includes the information in each of the ten Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) areas. Each PMBOK process is introduced and discussed. Interactive exercises are performed to help understand the content and retain the knowledge. Practice exam questions help the participants get an understanding of their exam readiness. Plus information that is needed for the exam, but which is not provided in the PMBOK, will be covered.

 

We alternate between lecture, full and small group discussions, practice questions, and accelerated learning techniques.

 

We recommend staying at the hotel during the workshop to help you focus on the material during the week. Exercise and dining facilities are onsite. Connecting with other participants to help informally study in the evenings is encouraged. Scheduling your exam the following week is an excellent strategy.

 

For more information on eligibility to sit for the exam, see the following handbook link (copy and paste the link into your browser):

 

http://www.pmi.org/Certification/~/media/PDF/Certifications/pdc_pmphandbook.ashx

Instructor:

Kay Wais, PMP

 

For more information, contact:

Ryan Kauth
Director
(920) 496-2117
E-mail: kauthr@uwgb.edu

 

Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the US Small Business Administration (SBA). Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Ryan Kauth, 2701 Larsen Road, Green Bay, WI 54303, and (920) 496-2117. The support given by the SBA does not constitute an expressed or implied endorsement of the opinions, products, or serves of the SBDC. The Small Business Development Center is part of the UW-Green Bay Division of Outreach and Adult Access. We are also a partner in education with the University of Wisconsin-Extension. SBDC programs are nondiscriminatory and available to individuals with disabilities. AA/EOE.

 

        Link to SBA site        

 

 

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