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Project Management Professional (PMP)

Course Overview

Project Management Professional (PMP) is an industry-recognised certification for project managers. Globally recognised and demanded, the PMP credential demonstrates that you have the experience, education and competency to successfully lead and direct projects.

The ILX PMP e-learning is based on the PMBOK Guide. Students view and review e-learning sessions, complete a range of interactive exercises in each session and test themselves with a range of multiple choice format questions. These questions are based on typical questions in the PMP examination.

Certification / Exam

This course specifically provides the background knowledge for the related certification exam (which learners must pass in order to achieve the formal Certification). IMPORTANT: Please note that the certification EXAM IS NOT INCLUDED with this course. The exam can be purchased separately from the course publisher and booking details for the exam are provided on request.


At the conclusion of the course students will:

  • Have sufficient knowledge and understanding to work as an informed member of a project team undertaking a variety of project management roles
  • Be able to examine and analyse the inputs, tools and techniques of the processes and knowledge areas of the PMBOK Guide
  • Be prepared for the PMP examination having completed the required 35 contact hours
  • Be able to describe each process group and knowledge area of the PMBOK Guide.

Target Audience

The PMP credential recognises demonstrated competence in leading and directing project teams. Experienced project managers should consider this qualification to consolidate their skills and allow them to demonstrate and be recognised as capable project managers

Learning Outcomes

Session 1

  • 1A. � Course introduction
  • 1B. � Projects and project management
  • 1C. � Program management
  • 1D. � Portfolio management
  • 1E. � Project management office

Session 2

  • 2A. � Project life cycles
  • 2B. � Project stakeholders and governance
  • 2C. � Organizational Governance

Session 3

  • 3A. � Project management processes

Session 4

  • 4A. � Project integration management

Session 5

  • 5A. � Scope and requirements management
  • 5B. � Scope management

Session 6

  • 6A. � Time management
  • 6B. � Estimating

Session 7

  • 7A. � Plan cost management
  • 7B. � Control costs

Session 8

  • 8A. � Project quality management

Session 9

  • 9A. � Project human resource management
  • 9B. � Teamwork
  • 9C. � Leadership
  • 9D. � Conflict management
  • 9E. � Human resource management summary

Session 10

  • 10A. � Plan communications management
  • 10B. � Information management and reporting

Session 11

  • 11A. � Project risk management

Session 12

  • 12A. � Project procurement management

Session 13

  • 13A. � Project stakeholder management

Session 14

  • Course quiz

Session 15

  • Exam simulator

Please note: The course publisher, ILX, are a Registered Education Provider for the PMI