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Project Management Training

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Start or advance in your career with project management certifications and courses

If you've been thinking about preparing for the Project Management Professional (PMP) exam or taking a project management class, HCC offers a full spectrum of project management courses. Our courses are led by PMP certified instructors from Project Masters, Inc., a registered education provider recognized by the Project Management Institute (PMI). 

  • PMP Exam

    Our seven-week series covers a variety of topics in preparation for the Project Management Professional (PMP) Exam. If you are interested in the Certified Associate Project Management Professional (CAPM) exam, you may also take this class.

    In this course, you will review all material covered in the Project Management Book of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide), including the 10 knowledge areas:

    • Project integration
    • Project scope
    • Project schedule
    • Project cost
    • Project quality
    • Project human resource
    • Project communications management
    • Project risk management
    • Project procurement
    • Project stakeholders management review

    You will learn the project manager’s role in developing the project scope, how to develop a project charter, the project lifecycle, and the importance of the WBS in defining the scope. You will also learn about controlling the project schedule; the critical path method; PERT methodology; network diagrams; and Gantt charts.

    In addition, you will learn about managing the project budget, cost estimating and forecasting, cost applications, and earned value analysis. Discuss the project manager’s role in creating, motivating, and managing a successful team. Examine group decision-making and problem-solving models, project risk definitions/planning, procedures for managing project contracts and procurement, and quality assurance.

    An online component for practice questions, test strategy, and review is also included in this course.

    Prerequisite: 4,500 hours of project management experience to sit for the PMP exam.

    42 hours. 4.2 CEUS. No refunds.

    If you enroll in this course and in our Microsoft Project course, you may be eligible for the Workforce Development Sequence Scholarship.

  • Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) Certification Prep

    The PMI-ACP, one of the fastest growing certifications for the agile professional, spans many approaches to agile such as Scrum, Kanban, Lean, extreme programming (XP), and test-driven development (TDD).

    Project managers who learn to use agile approaches have better collaboration skills, manage complexity, and master rapid response times.

    Our course is a hybrid, including three hours of online training.

    21 hours. 2.1 CEUs.
  • Training For Companies

    If you're seeking project management skills for your staff, you can arrange PMP training from us in a variety of ways:

    • Send employees to our classes at a group rate.
    • Have us bring classes to you any day, any time.
    • Arrange customized courses for your company, at your site or ours.

    Want more information? Call 443-518-4973 or email us.

 
Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® Certification Prep
The PMI-ACP® spans many approaches to agile such as Scrum, Kanban, Lean, extreme programming (XP), and test-driven development (TDD). Project managers who learn to use agile approaches have better collaboration skills, manage complexity, and master rapid response times. PMI-ACP® is one of the fastest growing certifications for the agile professional. 21 hours. 2.1 CEUs. This hybrid course includes three hours of online training.
Tuition: $995 (includes $795 in fees*)
Wed, Fri, Sat** Nov 13-Nov 22 6:30PM-9:30PM Gateway Campus Room 3 XB-663 8167 #5185
*$1,495 (includes $975 in fees*) ** Saturday class hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wed, Fri, Sat** Mar 18-Mar 28 6:30PM-9:30PM Gateway Campus Room 3 XB-663 8301 #7999
** Saturday class hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
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Microsoft® Project

Project management helps organizations control and conserve resources. Using Project, learn to use tools that will help you create projects, organize schedules, assign tasks and resources, and produce reports. Prerequisite: Windows experience. 18 hours. 1.8 CEUs.

Tuition: $595 (includes $340 in fees*)
Tue, Thu Nov 12-Dec 05 6:30AM-9:30PM Gateway Campus Lab A XA-475 8120 #5122
(No class on Nov 26 & 28)
Mon, Wed, Fri Feb 24-Feb 28 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab C XA-475 8216 #6918
Tue, Thur Mar 31-Apr 23 6:30PM-9:30PM Gateway Campus Lab C XA-475 8217 #6919
(No class on Apr 7 & 9)
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PMP® and CAPM® Certification Exam Prep

This seven-week series covers a number of topics in preparation for the Project Management Professional PMP® Exam. Students interested in the Certified Associate Project Management CAPM® exam may also take this class. You will review all material covered in the Project Management Book of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide). See the PMP Exam section above for more details.

To receive a $200 early bird tuition discount, you must register by September 7.

Tuition: $2,590 (includes $1,790 in fees*)
Tue, Thu Jan 28-Mar 12 6PM-9:15PM Gateway Campus Room 3 XB-660 8200 #6899
Tue, Thu Apr 28-Jun 11 6PM-9:15PM Gateway Campus Room 3 XB-660 8300 #7161
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Project Management Basics

Get introduced to the methods and techniques project managers use to effectively initiate, plan, control, and report on their projects. Managers with limited experience will learn project management concepts, terms, tools, and aspects of the project lifecycle as described in the Project Management Institute’s PMBOK® Guide. 1.2 CEUs.

Tuition: $595 (fee based, no waivers)
Mon, Wed Feb 03-Feb 05 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Room 3 XB-995 8203 #6901
Mon, Wed May 04-May 06 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Room 3 XB-995 8303 #7167
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