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Project Management Training

Project management training at HCC.

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 an authorized provider recognized by the Project Management Institute (PMI). 

Below, please see the latest listing of courses. Please note that courses are listed in alphabetical order.

  • PMP Exam

    The PMP® is the gold standard of project management certification. Recognized and demanded by organizations worldwide, the PMP validates your competence to perform in the role of a project manager, leading and directing projects and teams. The Project Management Institute® (PMI®) has changed the PMP® exam to focus on three main domains:

    • People - about the skills and activities required to be an effective project team leader, comprised of 14 tasks,
    • Process - on the technical aspects of project management comprised of 17 tasks, and
    • Business Environment - to establish a link between project strategy and organizational goals comprised of four tasks.

    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 self-paced 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.
    • In person, virtual remote, and flexible online class options.

    Want more information? Call 443-518-1660 or email us.

 
Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® Certification Prep
The PMI-ACP® spans many approaches to Agile and this course covers the key techniques, tools and strategies that PMI® has listed for Agile practitioners to understand to achieve their certification. 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. This course is online, self-paced. 21 hours. 2.1 CEUs.
Tuition: $795 (includes $595 in fees*)
Jun 14-Aug 16   Online XB-663 8402 #4500
Sep 15-Nov 12   Online XB-663 8111 #5520
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Creative Thinking and Innovation Techniques
This course will focus on developing new ways of thinking, different from those typically learned in society. This course is intended for leaders and change agents who want to enhance their critical thinking and innovation skills in business and other domains. Topics include how to incorporate critical thinking into your analysis of business situations, techniques to build and lead an innovation team, developing critical thinking, innovation and assertive communication methods and tools that can be applied to individual tasks and the entire organization, and methods to optimize every situation and bring out the best in others. .6 CEUs.
Tuition: $260 (includes $85 in fees*)
Sat Nov 06 9AM-4PM Online XB-143 W1807 #6049
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PMP® Certification Exam Prep

PMP Certification Exam Prep

The PMP® is the gold standard of project management certification. Recognized and demanded by organizations worldwide, the PMP validates your competence to perform in the role of a project manager, leading and directing projects and teams. PMI® has changed the PMP® exam to focus three main domains:

  • People - about skills and activities required to be an effective project team leader, comprised of 14 tasks
  • Process - on the technical aspects of project management comprised of 17 tasks
  • Business Environment - to establish a link between project strategy and organizational goals comprised of 4 tasks

The new approach to the exam is based on a detailed study of job roles and task analysis. We can help you prepare for the new content. You will learn how to define team ground rules, build a shared understanding, engage and support virtual teams and more. Discover ways to collaborate with stakeholders collaborate with stakeholders, lead a team, manage and plan scope, assess and manage risk and more. Learn to manage project changes, determine appropriate project methods and practices, and establish project governance. Find out how to evaluate business and environment changes, support organizational change, improve processes and more. No refunds. Prerequisite: At least 5 years of project management experience to sit for PMP® exam. Go to www.pmi.org for eligibility requirements for PMP® exam. Course fee includes digital resources: PMBOK Reference Guide, Agile Practice Guide, Course Workbook, and Practice Exams. 3.9 CEUs. 39 Hours.

To receive a $200 early bird tuition discount, you must register two weeks before the start date.

Tuition: $2,590 (includes $1,790 in fees*)
Tue, Thu Nov 02-Dec 21 6PM-9:15PM Online XB-610-8014 # 1126
(No class 11/23 and 11/25)
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Project Management Fundamentals

Organizations initiate projects to create new computer applications, erect bridges and buildings, improve processes, develop new products, and reorganize company operations. Unfortunately, most organizations do not manage projects well, creating an unprecedented demand for project management practitioners.

After you register, please create an online account and enroll on our partner website: www.ed2go.com/howardcc. This is where you will access the course. This class is offered monthly; for the start dates of upcoming months, please contact ed2go@howardcc.edu.

Tuition: $140 (includes $110 in fees*)
Sep 15-Oct 22   Online XO-323 4222 #6744
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* Fees not eligible for waiver.
** Tuition and fees not eligible for waiver for XE courses.
(S) = Supplies needed. Instructor will provide list at first class.
(T) = Textbook recommended or required. Purchase at HCC Bookstore or online before first class.
 
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