PM 402 – Certification Exam Preparation Workshop

Workshop Description

This workshop is designed to assist project managers in their studying and preparation for the  Associate in Project Management (CAPM)®Certification Exam from the Project Management Institute (PMI)®. Participants learn exactly what to anticipate during the CAPM® Certification Exam as well as strategies on answering questions that can help them achieve a higher score. We cover all evaluated subject areas, and provide example questions and answers to familiarize participants with the scoring methods used. In this workshop, participants learn proven techniques from a qualified Project Management Professional (PMP)®, greatly increasing their chances of achieving a higher score than they would without this course.

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3 day workshop.

What You Learn

  • The PMI® Framework and the PMBOK® Guide standard
  • Learn all the topics covered in the evaluation
  • Methods to reduce your study efforts and zero in on only the relevant topics
  • Create a study plan that includes a comprehensive coverage of the material you need to learn
  • Use an elimination process to decide the correct answers

Who Should Attend

The content covered in this workshop requires an understanding of the project management framework based on the PMI® standards and guidelines. Most participants are experienced Project Managers or have previously completed a project management fundamentals course (example PM 100) who want to apply to the Project Management Institute for CAPM® Certification.

The project management workshop material used in this course is non-industry specific, and the techniques taught apply to any sector.


Although there is no prerequisite for this course, taking a project management fundamentals course (PM 100) would be very beneficial.

Participants Receive

  • Three days of instruction
  • Comprehensive PM reference binder
  • Certificate of completion
  • Project manager’s toolkit

Professional Development Credits

Participants earn

  • 23 hrs of approved project management education credits towards new applications for PMP® and CAPM® Certification from PMI®.
  • 23 PDU, professional development credits towards maintain PMP® credentials.

The Instructors

Each instructor is a working project management professional. We employ senior project managers that bring a wealth of practical experience to every workshop.

Topics Covered

  • Project management basics review
  • Project management framework
  • Project integration management
  • Project scope management
  • Project time management
  • Project cost management
  • Project human resource management
  • Project risk management
  • Project quality management
  • Project procurement management
  • Project communications management
  • Project stakeholder management
  • Professional responsibility
  • Sample CAPM® questions and answers
  • Study program for taking the CAPM® exam