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Project Management, Pmi Perspective


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Project Management, PMI Perspective. An introduction to Project and Project Management philosophy and PMI credentials scheme.

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Project Management, Pmi Perspective

  1. 1. Project Management, PMI Perspective Compiled & Presented By Urooj Muhammad Khan PMP, ITIL V3(Foundation), OCP(DBA)
  2. 2. Project Definition <ul><li>A Project can be defined as temporary endeavours undertaken to create a unique product, Service or result. The temporary nature of project indicates a definite beginning and end. </li></ul><ul><li>( PMBOK Guide – Fourth Edition from PMI ) </li></ul>
  3. 3. Characteristics of A Project <ul><li>A project has a unique purpose </li></ul><ul><li>A project is temporary </li></ul><ul><li>A project require resources </li></ul><ul><li>A project has a primary sponsor or customer </li></ul><ul><li>A project involves uncertainty </li></ul>
  4. 4. Examples of Project <ul><li>Development of a software product. </li></ul><ul><li>Effecting a change in the structure, staffing or style of an organization. </li></ul><ul><li>Construction of building and infrastructure. </li></ul><ul><li>Implementing a new business process. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Project vs. Operation <ul><li>Project deals with the management of a specific project, which has a commence date, a number of tasks and a completion date. This is further explained as the management of a specific project. </li></ul><ul><li>Operations refers to the ongoing management of daily works of a company, such as technical support, network management, etc. With Operations Management, there is no set end point. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Project Management Institute (PMI) <ul><li>PMI is the world’s leading not-for-profit association for the project management profession. Founded in 1969 by working project managers. </li></ul><ul><li>420,000 members and credential holders till date. 250 chapters in over 70 countries. </li></ul><ul><li>Five globally recognized PMI credentials. </li></ul><ul><li>A Guide to Project Management Body Of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide) </li></ul>
  7. 7. What is Project Management <ul><li>Project Management is the application of knowledge, skills, tools and techniques to project activities in order to meet project requirement. </li></ul><ul><li>( PMBOK Guide – Fourth Edition from PMI ) </li></ul>
  8. 8. Alternate Definition of Project Management <ul><li>Project Management is the act of managing project triple constraints i.e. scope, time and cost to bring about a desired result. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Project Management Process Groups/ Phases
  10. 11. Project Process Groups/ Knowledge Areas Mapping
  11. 12. <ul><li>•  Certified Associate of Project Management (CAPM) ® </li></ul><ul><li>This is to recognize a project team member or contributor who is responsible for individual project tasks in his area of expertise . </li></ul><ul><li>Project Management Professional (PMP) ® </li></ul><ul><li>(PMP) is to recognize those who leads and direct cross-functional to deliver project within the constraint of Schedule, Cost & Scope. </li></ul><ul><li>•  Program Management Professional ( PgMP )® </li></ul><ul><li>It recognizes qualifications of the professional who leads management of multiple projects toward a strategic goal program . </li></ul><ul><li>•  PMI Scheduling Professional (PMI-SP)® </li></ul><ul><li>(PMI-SP) recognizes a scheduling professional's knowledge, skills & experience in the area of project scheduling . </li></ul><ul><li>•  PMI Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP)® </li></ul><ul><li>(PMI-RMP) recognizes a risk management professional's knowledge, skills & Experience in the area of project risk management. </li></ul>PMI Credentials
  12. 13. Benefits of Earning PMI Credential <ul><li>PMI credentials show your commitment & achievement to the project management profession. </li></ul><ul><li>PMI credentials globally recognize your knowledge, skills and abilities. </li></ul><ul><li>PMI credentials can lead to better career opportunities and advancement. </li></ul><ul><li>PMI credentials prepare you for greater job responsibilities. </li></ul><ul><li>PMI credentials improve skills and knowledge. </li></ul>
  13. 14. PMP Credential Requirements <ul><li>A bachelor's degree and 4,500 hours/ 3 years of PM experience OR a secondary school diploma and 7,500 hours/ 5 years of PM experience. </li></ul><ul><li>35 contact hours of classroom instruction that relates to project management objectives. Several types of courses fulfill this requirement. </li></ul><ul><li>Pass the PMP exam, which consists of 200 multiple-choice questions to be completed in 4 hours. </li></ul><ul><li>Costs: PMI membership costs $100. Certification fees are $555 for non PMI members and $405 for members. </li></ul><ul><li>Credential maintenance cycle is 3 years and requirements of 60 PDUs in a planned learning activity. </li></ul>
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