Controlling the Program

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The Controlling the Program questions on the PgMP® certification exam, which constitute 10 percent of the exam, or 17 questions, continue to focus on phase four of the program life cycle from the Examination Content Outline and more specifically on monitoring and controlling the program and its components. The expected benefits need to be in line with the original plan, the level of risk must remain acceptable, and accepted best practices must be followed.

The Examination Content Outline focuses on the need to analyze variances in costs, schedule, quality, and risks to identify corrective actions or opportunities to the program because of these variances. The Program Management Plan and other plans ...

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