PREPARATION FOR PMI® CERTIFICATION

Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®)

OBJECTIVES

  • Prepare the CAPM® Certification Exam
  • Know the methodology, the terminology and the approach used by PMI®
  • Master the PM-BOK and possess the skills to register and pass the CAPM® exam
  • Validate knowledge already acquired in Project Management
  • Acquire tips and tricks to answer exam questions
  • Assimilate and integrate the knowledge of the Guide to Project Management
  • Develop knowledge in the PMI® language required for the exam
  • Identify the actors of a project
  • Understand the different phases of the realization of a project
  • Master the 5 process groups of the Project Management and the 10 domains of knowledge

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

A recent graduate from a professional or academic school, project assistant junior or professional project manager wishing to demonstrate an understanding of project management processes to effectively collaborate on projects.
Any other stakeholder wishing to pass the CAPM® exam and gain international recognition in project management and join a network of more than 700,000 members worldwide.

PREREQUISITES

Knowledge of written technical English is required to take full advantage of this training.
Preparation blank exams are in English. The certification exam is in English with the possibility of obtaining online help in French or German if English is not the native language.
The PMI® has specific pre-requisites based on the level of academic qualification and experience in project management:

  • Secondary degree (high school diploma, associate’s degree or the global equivalent)
  • 1,500 hours of work in a project management team

or

  • 23 hours training on project management education completed by the time you sit for the exam (this condition is fulfilled by attending this preparation course)

CONTENT

Participants will acquire advanced interpersonal skills and will learn how to use a variety of tools and techniques, in order to achieve effective and efficient projects.

  • Introduction to PMI® and CAPM®
  • Content Management
  • Schedule Management
  • Cost Management
  • Quality Management
  • Resources Management
  • Communications Management
  • Risk Management
  • Supply Management
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Exam Simulations for each of the 5 process groups (Startup, Planning, Execution
    Supervision and Control, Closing), as well as the 10 domains of knowledge.
  • Support for the elaboration of the application file and the registration procedure for the certification exam

PEDAGOGICAL METHOD

This face-to-face training lasts 40 hours over 5 weeks, 2 or 3 days per week.
The method guarantees better preparation and assimilation of the exam content.

CERTIFICATION

At the end of the training a certificate MTC Training & Consulting is issued. It validates the 23 hours of project management training required by PMI®. The International CAPM® Certificate is issued by PMI® (Project Management Institute) if the examination is successful.

TEACHING MATERIALS

  • Presentation media
  • Project Management Guide of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide – 6th Edition)
  • Access to the online simulation tool
  • Online Guide to Basic Project Management Techniques
  • Practical exercises (statements and answers)
  • Blank exams

CODE
CAPM-01

PRICE
CHF 3600.-*

PMI Members: CHF 3240.-

Geneva tax payers + frontaliers may benefit of Annual Training Allowance (CAF) Réf. 3946
value CHF 750.-
More info www.ge.ch/caf

DATES (course starting date)
16/04/2019, 21/05/2019, 25/06/2019

DAYS AND TIMES

Tue and Fri or Sa : 8h30 – 12h45
and
Tue and Thu : 18h00 – 20h15 and Sat : 8h30 – 12h45

DURATION
40 h / 5 weeks, 2 or 3 times per week

LANGUAGES
English (code E) / French (code F)

CAPACITY
Groups of 4 – 8 participants

Information/Inscription

*Note: Are included in the price:
Enrollment fee, 90 days access to online simulation tool, certificate of attendance. Not included, but essential for this course: PMBOK® Guide, 6th edition (A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge). PMI members can access the electronic version of the PMBOK® Guide, 6th edition, free of charge. Exam fees for PMI certification are not included (US $ 225 for members and US $ 300 for non-PMI members).