PMP Preparation Study Plan

PMP Preparation Study Plan

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LET’S WORK TOGETHER TO CRACK PMP CERTIFICATION IN FIRST ATTEMPT.

I personally welcome you at Global Skillup for your PMP Journey starting at Bangalore. Follow simple guidance towards your preparation by us and pass your PMP with confidence.

Get started with Study Plan Guidance provided to you here

How to approach the PMP preparation?
o Before the training start, ensure to do the preparation as guided by us.
o Kindly go through the Roadmap here with to understand the high level events.
o During training, further guidance on your preparation will be provided.

What training material/references to Study from before training start?

1. Soft Copy of Training Manual from GlobalSkillup is enclosed here.

Optional Study & Preparation Materials:
o PMP Handbook here
o PMBOK ITTO’s Guidance
o Project Management terms and terminologies (Lexicon) here
o Project Manager Day to day Work Aids – Project Manager Templates here

2. Soft Copy of PMBOK from PMI website.

Guidance to download soft copy of the PMBOK from PMI Website.
o Once you are a PMI Individual Member(see next section), you may download it here.

3. How to study from the PMBOK guide?

o At the end of the PMBOK, refer to the glossary section which consists of Project Management Terms and Terminology.
o Start reading Term after Term(understanding, visualising, applying).
o If any questions/doubts arise during this preparation, make a note of the same and bring them to the classroom training.
o It is advised that you finish the Glossary section terms before participation on the training, though not mandatory.
o And if time permits, you may also skim through the Chapter 1-2-3 which are foundation for Project Management.

Join PMI as Individual Member to take the benefits

How do I become a Member?

o Join as member here. Click Add to Cart. Then check out. Membership will cost USD 139.
o Upon check out, you will be asked to become a local chapter member.
o Please search for your local city name and add the local chapter(will vary for city to city USD 2 to USD12) into shopping cart.
o Click Check out, fill all the details and make the payment using credit card.

What benefits do I get as an Individual Member of PMI?

o Complimentary digital copies of all PMI global standards including A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide)
o Networking, mentoring and volunteering opportunities via PMI chapters and Communities of Practice
o 24/7 exclusive access to project management knowledge and information on PMI.org, ProjectManagment.com, and ProjectsAtWork.com
o Access to unabridged project management and business books via eReads and Reference
o Money-saving discounts on certification exams and foundational online courses. PMP Exam cost is only USD 405 instead of USD 555.

Participate in the PMP training

o Expect Training confirmation email from GlobalSkillup Team with Agenda, Confirmed Training Venue & Contact Information.
Usually sent one day before Training starts on Friday.

How to participate in the training?
o Ensure to engage yourself with full focus on the understanding of subject rather than to memorize.
o In case, you are not able to understand any topic, please stop the trainer and seek clarity right then.
o Perform all classroom activities as guided by the trainer and be on schedule all days of the training.
o It is expected that you conduct and behave in a polite and friendly manner with participants & trainer.
o Make the most out of your training by networking with participants & trainer cordially.

After completion of the PMP training

o Complete the training exercises or actions provided by the trainer during the training.
o Complete the detailed self-study as mentioned by the trainer during the classroom.
o Dedicate at least 3-4 Hours on a daily basis to perform focussed study(not in front of your TV/mobile/laptop) in a non-disturbing space.
o During your self-study & preparation any questions arise, seek advice from the trainer by sending an email/with a phone call.

After completion of the PMP self-study

o Your mock exam account is activated on the next day after completion of training, it is accessible for next 45 days from the day activated.
o Please utilize your mock exams to take your preparation to the next step.
o Based on your mock exams performance to score 85% or more, you will be provided further guidance and feedback towards your PMP exam.
o Schedule your exam with PMI at a Prometric Test Centre and pass the exam.

After Achievement of PMP Credential

o Ask for PMP maintenance by dropping a note to hi@globalskillup.com
o We shall keep you posted on all our upcoming PDU events(both paid & non-paid) to accumulate PDU’s towards maintenance of PMP.

About the Author:

Chief Agile Mentor & Project Management Master Trainer worldwide to discuss on the management career and road maps for corporates and professionals. Certified PMP, PMI-ACP, PRINCE2(Practitioner), CSM, SIX SIGMA

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