PMI Scheduling Professional (PMI-SP)® Training Courses Overview
Develop expert skills at scheduling and controlling projects. Effective project scheduling and time management are critical factors in the success or failure of a particular project. As a project manager or project scheduler you must balance scarce resources and deliver under strict deadlines in the face of ever-increasing customer expectations. This course provides you with the skills required to schedule and deliver critical projects on time while helping you prepare
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- 4 Days
- Tutor on call
- Exam simulator
On completion of this course, you be able to:
- Construct project network diagrams to identify the sequence of work
- Develop schedules and compress them using a variety of methods
- Effectively assign resources to build a realistic baseline schedule
- Perform schedule analysis and recommend corrective actions to keep the project on track
- Build readable and reliable project reports to keep stakeholders informed on progress
- Satisfy the 30 hour formal project management training requirement for PMI®’s PMI-SP® professional certification.
- Be comfortable with the examination format and typical question styles Be confident of passing the PMI-SP® exam
This course is aimed at experienced Project Managers and Project Schedulers who want to enhance their knowledge and skills in the areas of schedule development and management. It provides training, exam questions and support for those working towards PMI-SP® certification.
- Schedule Mission Management
- Schedule Creation
- Schedule Maintenance
- Schedule Analysis
- Schedule Communication/Reporting
- PMI-SP exam application process
- PMI-SP exam questions
To apply for the PMI-SP® Credential you must first satisfy the following requirements:
Category 1: With a baccalaureate degree PMI-SP® candidates must: have at least 3,500 hours of Project Scheduling experience document at least 30 hours of Project Scheduling education
Category 2: Without a baccalaureate degree PMI-SP® candidates must: have at least 5,000 hours of Project Scheduling experience document at least 40 contact hours of Project Scheduling education
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Your career is a journey, and you’ll need to stay relevant as the profession evolves and as the needs of employers grow and change. Maintaining your PMI® certification is a significant competitive advantage. It keeps you relevant and helps you better position yourself as the answer to a company's demand.
To keep your certification and keep you relevant and competitive for employer demanded skills, you’ll need to participate in professional development activities, and earn and report professional development units (PDUs.) The goal is to ensure that your certified competencies stay relevant and up to date.
There are tons of opportunities to earn PDUs. PMP® credential holders love Velopi's PDU Centre because it's the easiest way to earn and document the 60 hours of professional development units (PDUs) that are required over a 3 year period.
As a learner with us, Velopi's PDU Centre helps you earn and report your Education PDUs to keep up to date and maintain your certification through our classes, seminars and webinars as well as self directed learning. Visit the Velopi PDU Centre to see our upcoming classes and webinars and Discover ways to earn PDUs or report earned PDUs with our Velopi PDU Centre.
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As a small and rapidly growing company, the Velopi team helped our Senior Management team introduce a common terminology, develop the company’s project management model and processes and apply it to our resource management and planning of Client projects every day so that, as a Company, we succeed in delivering quality projects, on time and on budget to our Clients.”
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Seamus Collins has led Velopi since he founded the company in 2007. He has developed Velopi into the internationally recognised specialist in Project Management that’s helped hundreds of companies accelerate their growth.
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An excellent communicator, John has a proven track record of delivering training and analysing training needs of project management training and consultancy to a range of companies across the IT, Telecommunications, Finance and Life Science sectors.
A learning and development professional for the past 10 years, consulting with a variety of well-known and successful organisations, Michael holds two Masters degrees, MA Learning & Development and MSc Project Management.