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Project Management Professional (PMP®) Certification Preparation - Fostered by Project Management Simulation (MAN31)


    In today’s competitive work environment more and more companies expect a project management certification from their project managers.
    Globally recognized as the number one standard in proficiency and skills in Project Management, PMI’s Project Management Professional (PMP®) Certification confirms that the holder has proven experience, knowledge and management potential in effective project management. It is the most sought-after qualification for project managers worldwide.

    Our PMP® certification preparation is the only course really combining theory with practice, thus intensely preparing delegates for their PMP® examination. This is ascertained by consolidating the theoretical input (repetition units, sample questions etc.) through experiential learning, in form of a project simulation, named Swiss Island®.

    The instructor is Rüdiger Geist (PMP #240 393). He sat at the PMI Switzerland board of directors for four years, responsible for education and certification.

    Course Level: Advanced
    Instructor: Rüdiger Geist

    Designed for you, if you are...

    • An experienced project manager responsible for all aspects of project delivery, leading and directing cross-functional teams
    • A project management professional planning on taking the PMP® Exam

    How we build your confidence

    • The lessons provide a mixture of visual, auditory and tactile/haptic learning methods
    • Thereby the individual learning style of each delegate is addressed and long term memory is improved
    • Participants will have the opportunity to practice with hundreds of example questions and discuss them with the instructor
    • The learning will be strengthened by a project simulation, where all relevant topics can be experienced

    Course material:
    • The PMBOK® Guide
    • Informative course manual
    • More than 900 example questions
    • Glossary related learning exercises
    • Important formulas to know

    The benefits from attending

    • This course is designed as a preparation for the PMP® examination and shall close your knowledge gaps.
    • In addition possible ambiguity and uncertainness related to a successful certification are eliminated.
    • The requirements for examination accreditation are fulfilled with the attendance of the course (35 hours of project management education).


    • Introduction
      - Assessment of participants‘ experience (prerequisites to attend the examination)
      - Introduction to the examination, application procedure, type of questions etc.
    • Knowledge areas
      - Professional responsibility and social conduct
      - Project management framework (Introduction, Environment, Role)
      - Integration management
      - Scope management
      - Time management
      - Cost management
      - Quality management
      - Human resource management
      - Communication management
      - Risk management
      - Procurement management
      - Stakeholder management




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