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Project Management Professional Exam Prep (3 Days)

  • Date(s)
    Tuesday, 7 to Thursday, 9 April 2020
  • Time(s)
    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Venue
    Engineers Ireland, 22 Clyde Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
  • Fee

    Members: €950
    Non-Members: €1050

    NOTE: You can only book online using credit or debit card details.  If your preferred method of payment is by invoice / purchase order / bank transfer / other, please contact the CPD Training Team on 01-6651305, or email to secure a place.

  • CPD Credit
    28 hours   C3

NOTE: Please bring your own copy of the PMBOK 6th edition as it is not included in the fee for this course.

The Project Management Professional (PMP) exam is offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI), who have been acknowledged as pioneers in the field. Their membership represents a truly global community with more than 500,000 professionals, representing 185 countries. The PMP is the profession's most globally recognized and respected credential.

This is an intense three-day course leading to delegates sitting the Project Management Professional exam with the PMI. This course is aimed at those wishing to gain the qualification and to understand the terminology and principles behind the methods.

Course aim

This course provides a comprehensive walk through of all of the PMBOK knowledge and process areas. The programme has been revised and updated in line with the PMBOK 6th edition (2017).


Day 1

  • Review of the application & certification process
  • Project Phases & Process Groups
  • Project Scope Management
  • Project Time Management
  • Scheduling Tools & Techniques 

Day 2

  • Project Cost Management
  • Earned Value Workshop
  • Project Quality Management
  • Project Human Resource Management

Day 3

  • Project Communication Management 
  • Project Stakeholder Management
  • Project Risk Management
  • Project Procurement Management
  • Social and Professional Responsibilities
  • Final Review

On completion you will

  • Have a thorough understanding of the principles and processes described in the PMBOK.
  • Be able to cite the ten essential processes, their sub-processes and where each process fits into the five process groups etc.
  • Understand the major tools and techniques described in the PMBOK.
  • Be familiar with the type of questions regularly posed in the PMP exam (all sessions are complemented with sets of typical questions).
  • Complete a simulation PMP exam at the end of the course.

Who should attend?

Project managers and project team leaders/members who have several years project experience and who feel they have the necessary exposure but require assistance and direction to pass the examination.

Participants must be familiar with the basic elements of work breakdown structures, activity network diagrams and activity duration estimating, cost estimating, contracting, leadership and team development, quality management, risk, earned value management, and procurement.

Trainer's profile

Declan Cunningham is one of Ireland’s top tutors on the subject of Project Management for engineers. He brings more than 25 years national and international experience as a senior-level Project Manager. He completed a Masters Degree in Project Management in the University of Limerick (UL) and now develops and delivers numerous project management training projects with the Centre for Project Management in UL.  

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7 April 2020


  • "Very well organised course, trainer has excellent knowledge of subject, clear instruction given throughout"
  • "Thorough review of exam content and appropriate exam prep"
  • "Declan provides the logic and reasoning that you won’t get by self study or from books alone"


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