From technology banking to the pharmaceutical sector, the importance of projects and project management in every field continues to grow rapidly. The concept of project management is now a specialty and profession in its own right.
Everyone who works in the field of project management, or who is involved in projects in his profession, needs a common knowledge to speak a common language. Having a certificate of course is as important as having knowledge at least because it is a sign that you have this knowledge at a certain level.
The PMP certificate is a recognized and recognized Bachelor’s degree in project management specialization.
How can I be a PMP?
Before the application for the exam, 35 hours of study must be taken for the exam. The most popular way of obtaining 35 contact hours is attending a PMP online course.
The exam application process is done on the PMI website and is completed in approximately 2 weeks.The process begins by subscribing to PMI website. PMI membership fee is 129 USD. You can apply for the PMP exam before you become a PMI member, but the fee is more expensive.
Following the PMI membership, the following requirements apply for the PMP exam application:
At least 7500 hours of project management experience and 35 hours of project management training are required for high school graduates in the last 5 years. For college graduates, the requirements are at least 4500 hours of project management experience and 35 hours of project management training in the last three years.
What should I do if I am not eligible for PMP?
If you are not eligible to sit for PMP exam, PMI offers CAPM certification as entry level project management certification. You can attend a 23 contact hours CAPM online course and get ready for the CAPM exam.
You can find more information at Master of Project Academy about certifications and how to pass certification exams successfully.