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Achieve PMP Exam Success, 5th Edition by Janice Preston, Diane Altwies

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CHAPTER 1    STUDY TIPS & ASSESSMENT EXAM

WHAT IS A PROJECT MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL (PMP)?

A PMP is a project management practitioner who:

  • Has demonstrated a professional level of project management knowledge and experience by supporting projects using project management tools, techniques, and methodologies

  • Has at least 4,500 hours of experience as a project manager

  • Has completed 35 hours of formal project management training

  • Has passed a computer-based exam administered by the Project Management Institute (PMI)

PMP EXAM SPECIFICS

The exam has the following characteristics:

  • It assesses the knowledge and application of globally-accepted project management concepts, techniques, and procedures

  • It covers the five performance domains detailed ...

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