NICF - PROJECT MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL (PMP)® (SF) (SYNCHRONOUS E-LEARNING)

NICF - PROJECT MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL (PMP)® (SF) (SYNCHRONOUS E-LEARNING)

POPULAR Funded
Course Duration
40.0 hr(s)
Mode of Assessment

Students will be required to complete two online assessments during class. 

  1. Practical performance assessment
  2. Written assessment

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for individuals who have on-the-job project management experience regardless of whether their formal job role is project manager, who are not certified project management professionals, and who might or might not have received formal project management training. This course enables candidates to develop professionally, increase their project management skills, apply formalized and standards-based approach to project management, and seek career advancement by moving into formal project manager job role, as well as prepare for (PMI)® Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification.

What's In It for Me

  • Become a certified Project Management Professional with the PMP certification, which is recognised by organisations across all industries worldwide.
  • Gain an understanding of Project Management Institutes (PMI ) approach to project management.
  • Prepares you for the PMP certification exam.

Course Overview

NTUC LearningHub Course Code: NICF017

TPGateway Code: TGS-2020505882 (F2F) / TGS-2019502664 (VLC)


The PMP designation is recognised worldwide as the standard of the profession, attesting to one’s core knowledge and understanding of critical Project Management concepts, principles, and techniques. The PMP certification sets Project Management Professionals apart from the crowd. This five-day programme is designed to facilitate participants’ understanding of PMI standards for Project Management to prepare participants for PMP certification exam.

Wherever you are in your career, the globally recognised Project Management Professional (PMP) certification tells employers, peers, and the world that you know what you’re doing in project management. Even if Project Manager isn’t part of your title, the PMP applies to anyone who helps bring a project to completion.

The PMP delivers value far into your career. CIO magazine ranked the PMP as the top project management certification because it proves you have the specific skills and experience employers seek. Certified PMPs report earning up to 25% more than non-certified project management professionals.

The PMP certification scheme is accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) against the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 17024. In addition, the PMP certification is also registered against the ISO 9001:2008 standard for quality management systems.

NTUC LearningHub is an Authorized Training Partner (ATP) for Project Management Institute (PMI), USA and our Provider ID is 3163.

Next available schedule

Course Objectives

If you have some professional exposure to the duties of a project manager, or if you are considering embarking on a career in professional project management, this course is for you. Your ability as a project manager to demonstrate best practice in project management – both on the job and through professional certification – is becoming the standard to compete in today’s fast-paced and highly technical workplace.

Upon completing this course, participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate project management mastery on the job with proven, practical body of project management knowledge and skills.
  • Apply the generally recognized practices of project management acknowledged by Project Management Institute (PMI)® to successfully manage project.
  • Prepare for the Project Management Professional (PMP)® Certification Exam.

Pre-requisites

  • Knowledge, Skills & Experience
    • To ensure your success in this course, you should have a basic understanding of project management concepts and/or working experience with project management.  This can be achieved by attending:

NICF021 Project Management Fundamentals / IBFIT08 Project Management for All / IBFIT31 Certified Agile Professional

    • To sit for the official PMP certification exam, candidates must satisfy the following criteria:
  • A degree
  • 36 months leading projects within the last 8 years
  • 35 hours of project management education/training or CAPM® Certification

— OR —

  • A high school diploma (equivalent to GCE O-Level) or an associate’s degree (or global equivalent)
  • 60 months leading projects within the last 8 years
  • 35 hours of project management education/training or CAPM® Certification

    • As this is an intensive 5-day course, please commit to the full 5-day schedule as absence or breaks in between would likely be disruptive to your learning journey.

  • Hardware & Software

This course will be conducted as a Virtual Live Class (VLC) via Zoom platform. Participants must have a laptop or a desktop with “Zoom Client for Meetings” installed. This can be downloaded from https://zoom.us/download

Minimum Specs

Recommended Specs

Processor / CPU

1.6 GHz or faster, 2-core Intel Core i3 or equivalent

1.8 GHz, 2-core Intel Core i3 or equivalent

Memory

4 GB RAM

8 GB RAM

Hard Disk

10 GB available storage space

Display

1280 x 768 screen resolution

Graphics

2GB Graphics Card

Others

  • Internet Connection: Wired or Wireless broadband (min 10 mbps)
  • Speakers and Microphone: built-in or USB plug-in or wireless Bluetooth
  • Webcam: built-in or USB plug-in

Course Outline

In this course, you will build and manage a team to plan, execute, and complete a project that is aligned to the business environment.  You will:

  1. Create a high-performing team.
  2. Plan and manage the project.
  3. Execute and assess the project work.
  4. Keep the team on track.
  5. Keep the business environment in mind.

The following topics will be covered under each of the lessons.

1. Creating a High-Performing Team

  • Build a Team
  • Define Team Ground Rules
  • Negotiate Project Agreements
  • Empower Team Members and Stakeholders
  • Train Team Members and Stakeholders
  • Engage and Support Virtual Teams
  • Build Shared Understanding about a Project

2. Planning and Managing the Project

  • Determine Appropriate Project Methodology/Methods and Practices
  • Plan and Manage Scope
  • Plan and Manage Budget and Resources
  • Plan and Manage Schedule
  • Plan and Manage Quality of Products and Deliverables
  • Integrate Project Planning Activities
  • Plan and Manage Procurement
  • Establish Project Governance Structure
  • Plan and Manage Project/Phase Closure

3. Executing and Assessing the Project Work

  • Assess and Manage Risks
  • Execute Project to Deliver Business Value
  • Manage Communications
  • Engage Stakeholders
  • Create Project Artifacts
  • Manage Project Changes
  • Manage Project Issues
  • Ensure Knowledge Transfer by Project Continuity

4. Keeping the Team on Track

  • Lead a Team
  • Support Team Performance
  • Address and Remove Impediments, Obstacles, and Blockers
  • Manage Conflict
  • Collaborate with Stakeholders
  • Mentor Relevant Stakeholders
  • Apply Emotional Intelligence to Promote Team Performance

5. Keeping the Business in Mind

  • Manage Compliance Requirements
  • Evaluate and Deliver Project Benefits and Value
  • Evaluate and Address Internal and External Business Environment Changes
  • Support Organizational Change
  • Employ Continuous Process Improvement

Certificate Obtained and Conferred by

  • Certificate of Completion from NTUC LearningHub 

Upon meeting 75% attendance and passing the assessment(s), participants will receive a Certificate of Completion from NTUC LearningHub.

  • Statement of Attainment from SkillsFuture Singapore

Upon meeting at least 75% attendance and passing the assessment(s), participants will receive a Statement of Attainment from SkillsFuture Singapore to certify that the participant has achieved the following Competency Standard(s):

- Programme Management (IT-PMT-T-PMT-4002-1.1)

  • External Certification

After completing this course with 100% attendance and fulfilling the PMP exam criteria, participants should submit their credentials to PMI to apply for the exam. Upon passing the official PMP certification exam, candidates will receive a Project Management Professional certification from PMI. The certification is governed and maintained by Project Management Institute.

Additional Details

Medium of Instruction: English

Trainer: Trainee Ratio is 1:25

Mode of Delivery: Virtual Live Class (VLC) via Zoom

As this is a government subsidised programme, the entire training programme will be video recorded for audit purposes by the relevant funding agency. To ascertain their presence, Trainees / Participants are required to

  • Turn on web camera to show real-time video, as opposed to using a profile picture / video (jpg/jpeg, gif or png image file) for the entirety of the training and assessment session.
  • Ensure that their faces are fully visible (not just the forehead / eyebrows)
  • Use their full name as per NRIC / Passport as their Screen Name on Zoom

Courseware:

1. Learner’s Resources on Canvas

2. PMI Authorized PMP Exam Prep E-book on PMI portal

Professional Development Units (PDUs)

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will receive 38 PDUs. You may claim the PDUs on PMI’s portal with the following details:

  • Provider ID: 3163
  • Activity ID: NICF017
  • Activity Name: NICF - Project Management Professional (PMP)®(SF)

Price

For Classes commencing on or after 1st Jan 2022

 

Individual Sponsored Trainee

Company Sponsored Trainee

before GST

with GST

Non-SME

SME

before GST

with GST

before GST

with GST

Full Course Fee

$1,625.00

$1,738.75

$1,625.00

$1,738.75

$1,625.00

$1,738.75

For Singapore Citizens and PRs
 (after 50% funding)

$812.50

$926.25

$812.50

$926.25

$487.50

$601.25

For Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above
 (after 70% funding)

$487.50


$601.25

$487.50

$601.25

$487.50

$601.25

                         

Project Management Professional (PMP) Exam Fee:

 

w/o GST

w GST

PMI Member Exam Fee

$546.75

$585.02

PMI Non-Member Exam Fee

$749.25

$801.70

For trainees planning to take the official PMP exam with CITREP+ funding, please follow these steps:

  1. Upon successful completion of the PMP course with NTUC LHUB, trainee must submit an application with their credentials to PMI to apply for the PMP exam.
  2. Upon receiving approval from PMI to take the PMP examination, trainee must contact LHUB to make exam fee payment by 11th Feb 2022.
  3. Please note that exam fee payment must be made to NTUC LHUB to qualify for CITREP+ funding. Do not make payment to PMI directly. NTUC LHUB will make the exam fee payment to PMI on behalf of trainee.
  4. Upon successful payment, trainee will be notified, and will be able to book an exam slot with PearsonVUE directly.
  5. Trainee must make first PMP exam attempt on or before 31st March 2022 to qualify for CITREP+ funding.

Funding Eligibility Criteria:

Individual Sponsored Trainee

Company Sponsored Trainee

  • Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents
  • Trainee must achieve at least 75% attendance
  • Trainee must pass all prescribed tests / assessments, and attain 100% competency
  • NTUC LearningHub reserves the right to claw back the funded amount from trainee if he/she did not meet the eligibility criteria
  • Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents
  • Trainee must achieve at least 75% attendance
  • Trainee must pass all prescribed tests / assessments, and attain 100% competency
  • NTUC LearningHub reserves the right to claw back the funded amount from the employer if trainee did not meet the eligibility criteria

Remarks:

Individual Sponsored Trainee

Company Sponsored Trainee

SkillsFuture Credit:

  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their SkillsFuture Credit to offset course fee payable after funding

 

PSEA:

  • Eligible Singapore Citizens can use their Post-Secondary Education Account (PSEA) funds to offset course fee payable after funding

 

UTAP:

  • NTUC Members can enjoy up to 50% funding (capped at $250 per year) under Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)

Absentee Payroll (AP) Funding:

  • $4.50 per hour, capped at $100,000 per enterprise per calendar year
  • AP funding will be computed based on the actual number of training hours attended by the trainee
  • Note: Courses / Modules under Professional Conversion Programme (PCP) will not be eligible for AP funding claim.

Terms and conditions apply. NTUC LearningHub reserve the right to make changes or improvements to any of the products described in this document without prior notice.

Prices are subject to other LHUB miscellaneous fees

PMI, the PMI logo, PMBOK, CAPM, Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM), PMP, Project Management Professional (PMP), Project Management Professional, the PMP logo, PMI-ACP, PMI Agile Certified Practitioner are marks of Project Management Institute, Inc.

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