PROJECT MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE (PMI)®

PROJECT MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE (PMI) IS THE WORLD’S LEADING ASSOCIATION FOR THOSE WHO CONSIDER PROJECT, PROGRAM OR PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT THEIR PROFESSION.

IIL is proud to be a PMI® Authorized Training Partner (ATP) – Premier Level, offering the PMI® Authorized PMP® Exam Prep course and Disciplined Agile curriculum to learners worldwide. 

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What modalities does IIL offer the PMI® Authorized PMP Prep Course in?

Currently IIL offers both Traditional and Virtual Classroom deliveries.

Where can I locate information on course duration, prerequisites and pre-work information for the course?

The course descriptions found on our website contain all of the needed information. This program satisfies the required prerequisite of 35 hours of project management education/training to sit for the PMP Exam.

Can I claim PDU’s for this course?

A combination of education and/or professional experience is required for the PMP exam and certification. The PMI Authorized PMP Exam Prep course provides candidates with the mandatory 35 contact hours of training required by PMI to submit your application for the PMP exam and certification. PMI only grants PDUs to those who hold a PMI certification; if you are taking the PMI Authorized PMP Exam Prep course and have a PMI certification, you are eligible to apply for PDUs

What is included in the pricing?

  • Access to digital course materials including the Student Manual, PM Checklists, Course Files, Spotlight Videos, Pre and Post Course Self-Knowledge Checks and the Post-Class Survey.
  • Access to the following:
    • Six (6) months access to two (2) on-demand IIL programs: Introduction to Project Management and Introduction to Agile and Scrum
    • 90 days access to ProjectManagementIQ® - IIL’s exam-simulation tool packed with over 1,200 questions to help prepare you for the PMP Exam.

NOTE: The PMP Exam is NOT included in the pricing.

Are the PMBOK® Guide, Agile Practice Guide or other PMI® Standards provided in the course materials?

No. PMI® has compiled a list of recommended books which may be purchased separately, including the PMBOK® Guide and the Agile Practice Guide.
Comprehensive information for the PMP Certification Exam can be located in the PMI® PMP Handbook and the PMP Exam Content Outline (ECO)

How are course materials sent to me?

All course materials will be made available to you electronically. If you would like a hard copy of the materials, please reach out to learning@iil.com for details on pricing and availability.

Are there special hardware or software requirements to access the PMI® PMP content?

Yes.
Hardware
Your computer will need the following general hardware configurations:

  • 2 gigabytes (GB) of Random-Access Memory (RAM).
  • 32 GB available storage space.
  • Monitor capable of a screen resolution of at least 1,024 × 768 pixels, at least a 256-color display, and a video adapter with at least 4 MB of memory.
  • Keyboard and mouse or a compatible pointing device.
  • Internet access (contact your local network administrator).

Software
You will need Microsoft Office applications to access the sample documents and templates.

  • Microsoft® Office 365 license (which provides the Microsoft Office apps)
  • Microsoft® Windows® 10 Professional

Can I take the course and not pursue the certification?

Yes.

Will I receive a certificate of completion at the end of the workshop?

Yes, you will receive a Certificate of Completion from IIL for 35 hours of training, which will satisfy the prerequisite to sit for the exam.

Does IIL offer any test questions to help me prepare for the PMP® Exam?

IIL’s ProjectManagementIQ® contains over 1200 PMP® exam practice questions and is provided to participants for 90-days (starts from the date of workshop enrollment)

Who administers the PMP exam?

PMI® administers the exam. You are responsible for contacting PMI® to apply for, purchase and set up your exam. You must communicate with them directly regarding how long you have to take the exam, what to do if you need an extension, exam results, and retake information. Please visit PMI®’s PMP Exam Preparation webpage for additional information regarding the application process, study tips, FAQ’s and exam information.

How do I access my PMP certification certificate?

PMI® will provide the certificate to you.

Where can I locate additional information regarding the current PMP Exam and application process?

To learn more about the PMI® application process, this brief video will provide you with IIL’s Tips for Completing Your PMP Application 2021: https://youtu.be/pdVsoijwsus
You may also find additional information on IIL’s dedicated webpage: Steps to Prepare for PMI®’s PMP® Examination Application

What is the structure of the new PMP Exam?

The new exam is comprised of:

  • 180 questions
  • 230 minutes to complete the exam
  • One additional break for a total of two 10-minute breaks for computer-based tests. No scheduled breaks for paper-based exams.
  • Questions will be a combination of multiple-choice, multiple responses, matching, hotspot and limited fill-in-the-blank. See prototype questions to learn more.

What are the PMP Application Prerequisites?

A four-year degree
36 months leading projects
35 hours of project management education/training

– OR –

A high school diploma
An associate degree or global equivalent
60 months leading projects
35 hours of project management education/training

What is the exam fee for the PMP Certification? Pricing as of August 2021 is as follows.

PMI® Member Price: US$405
PMI® Non-Member Price: US$555


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