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The PMP® Certification

By Jacqueline E. Dennis, PgMP, PMP


The Project Management Professional (PMP)® Certification is one of many professional credentials that is awarded by the Project Management Institute (PMI)®. Currently, there are approximately 1.4 million PMI PMPs awarded by PMI, the world’s leading authority on management. The PMP® certification is accredited against the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001 and ISO/ANSI 17024 standards. Credential holders across the globe “speak” the same professional language and apply the same standards and guides across industries, which provides the professionals and organizations with credibility and confidence, when delivering business value through project outcomes.

About the Author

Jacqueline E. Dennis, PgMP, PMP
Senior Executive Director, International Institute for Learning

Jacqueline Dennis is a Senior Consultant with International Institute for Learning (IIL), a role held since 2008. Jacqueline has practiced project, program, and portfolio management, and brings over 30 years of experience in the project management profession. Her experience encompasses industries such as Services (R&D, consulting, educational, and technical); Manufacturing (telecommunications); and Construction (building masonry and mechanicals). She holds both a PgMP Credential and PMP Credential, since 2009 and 2002, respectively.

Jacqueline Dennis