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What Makes PMI Credentials Stand Apart?. Michele J. Jones, PMP April 1, 2011. Agenda. Purpose of the presentation Introduction to PMI’s Certification Program What sets PMI’s credentials apart? What are the benefits of PMI credentials?. PMI’s Certification Programs.

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What makes pmi credentials stand apart

What Makes PMI Credentials Stand Apart?

Michele J. Jones, PMP

April 1, 2011


Agenda

Agenda

  • Purpose of the presentation

  • Introduction to PMI’s Certification Program

  • What sets PMI’s credentials apart?

  • What are the benefits of PMI credentials?


Pmi s certification programs

PMI’s Certification Programs

  • PMI offers five certifications:

    • Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)®

    • Project Management Professional (PMP)®

    • PMI Scheduling Professional (PMI-SP)®

    • PMI Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP)®

    • Program Management Professional (PgMP)®


Why choose a pmi certification

Why choose a PMI certification?

  • Flexible and transferable

  • Keeps you up-to-date

  • Encourage professional growth

  • Help practitioners develop their careers

  • Renowned worldwide


What sets pmi s credentials apart

What sets PMI’s credentials apart?


Internationally recognized globally accredited

Internationally Recognized, Globally Accredited

  • Launched in 1984 – PMP: first designed specifically to credential project managers

    • PMP is also accredited under ISO 17024

  • 400,000+ credential holders…and growing

    • Credential holders in 170+ countries

  • Reflects project management practiceestablished through global studies


  • By project managers for project managers

    By project managers, for project managers

    • Thousands of project management practitioners volunteer every year

      • Create examination questions

      • Rigorously review these questions

      • Provide strategic oversight to certification program

      • Drive change initiatives

    • Volunteers represent PMI’s diversepopulation


    Transferable between methodologies standards or industries

    Transferable between methodologies, standards, or industries

    • PMI Certifications reflect project management best practices

      • Do not represent any single methodology, standard, or industry

    • Transferable around the globe

    • Consistently examined to reflect current practice

      • Maintained through gaining project management education and working experience

      • Ensures that PMI’s certifications neverbecome obsolete – and our activecredential holders keep up with theirproject management competence


    Valid and reliable ways to assess competence

    Valid and reliable ways toassess competence

    • PMI certification measure more than knowledge

      • Education for Eligibility

      • Experience

      • Examination (scenario-based examination)

      • Ethics

      • Education for CertificationMaintenance


    Summary

    Summary

    • Remember what sets PMI credentials apart:

      • An internationally recognized, accredited program

      • By project managers, for project managers

      • Transferable between methodologies, standards, or industries

      • Valid and reliable ways to assess competence


    Now that you know why should you obtain a pmi certification

    Now that you know – why should you obtain a PMI certification?

    • Credentialed project managers are tied to improved project performance

    • 80% of high-performing projects use a credentialed project manager

      • Most commonly held PM certification was the PMP

    PricewaterhouseCoopers Insights and Trends: Current Programme and Project Management Practices (2007)


    Benefits of certification

    Benefits of certification

    Higher maturity organizations have

    higher certification rates

    PricewaterhouseCoopers Insights and Trends: Current Programme and Project Management Practices (2007)


    Benefits of certification1

    Benefits of certification

    Higher maturity organizations have better project performance


    Benefits of certification2

    Benefits of certification

    • Certification indicates a baseline level of competency, education, and experience to an employer

    • Certification indicates a dedication to the profession, when employers are focusing on acquisition/retention

    • Certification allows companies to recognize specialized practitioners


    Thank you

    Thank you

    • For questions, please contact:

      • Michele J. Jones, PMP

      • Quality Computing Projects Inc.

      • [email protected]

        or

      • E-mail PMI directly at [email protected]


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