Don't put off your Project Management Professional (PMP)® or Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® certification any longer! Make this the year you earn your project management accreditation. Our exam preparation series at College of DuPage will arm you with the knowledge and confidence required to become certified.
All courses below offer PDUs for Project Management Professionals.
The Project Management Institute (PMI) has seen a five-fold growth in membership in the last 12 years. Eighty percent of this growth is driven by the increased use of project managers in the IT and technology sectors. The PMI projects that 1.2 million project managers will be added each year through 2016. Highly experienced project managers can earn a median salary of $96,000.
What People are Saying
"Increasingly organizations are indicating PMP® certification is required, not just preferred. It is a career path that is growing in demand, and getting PMP or CAPM certification is a great way to accelerate your career goals. We have had participants in this series later tell us that certification played a key role in their finding a job or getting promoted." —Andy Kaufman, President, Institute for Leadership Excellence & Development Inc. (I-LEAD)
Upcoming Courses on Campus in Glen Ellyn
Essentials of Project Management
Project managers continue to be in demand in the workforce. Improve your skill set or the productivity of your workforce through project management training offered at College of DuPage. This two-day, hands-on course, led by a certified Project Management Professional (PMP®), gives you the opportunity to work toward PMP® or CAPM® certification while learning to deliver projects on time, reliably and within your budget. This course provides 14 contact hours toward your project management certification. If you are already certified, this course is a great way to earn 14 PDUs. Whether you are already on a project management career track or would like to move that direction, this course is an ideal way to develop your ability to deliver. Instructor: A. Kaufman
Friday, Feb. 5 and 12
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Advanced Project Management
Receive in-depth instruction on advanced topics such as earned value, procurement management, stakeholder relationship management, quality management and team leadership. Learn how to improve your project outcomes and successfully deliver complex projects. This course provides 14 contact hours toward your project management certification. If you are already certified, this course is a great way to earn 14 PDUs.
Friday, Feb. 26 and March 4
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Project Management Certification Prep
Take the next step in your career and work toward certification as a Project Management Professional. This one-day course helps you review principles of project management and prepare for the PMP exam. Test prep materials are included: PMP Project Management Professional Exam Study Guide. A Guide to the Project Management of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide) and Rita Mulcahy's PMP Exam Prep, Eighth Edition-Updated.
Friday, March 18
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
To register, call Continuing Education at (630) 942-2208, email CE@cod.edu, or register online. For detailed program information, call Program Manager Debbie Hasse at (630) 942-2679 or email email@example.com.
Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 1110, (630) 942-2208
Fax: (630) 942-3785
College of DuPage
425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL
60137 (630) 942-2800
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