PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)

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The PMI Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is the most highly regarded credential for project managers, from the world’s leading project management industry association.

It validates your skills in preparing, executing, managing and analysing large-scale and complex projects.

The PMI Project Management Professional shows employers you have solid experience in project management and valuable credentials in the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®). It’s a suitable certification for project managers in any industry.

This Skillsoft course will train you in everything you need to know to pass the exam for the PMP certification. You'll need to sit this exam separately.

New content based on PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition now available.

Course details

Entry requirements

Year 12 & project management experience or
Bachelor degree & project management experience

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Self paced. 36 hours. Complete within 2 years.
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Course content

31 units

  • Responding to risk
  • Procurement planning
  • Procurement management
  • Planning stakeholder engagement
  • Managing stakeholder engagement
  • Strategically focused project management
  • Plan and define project scope
  • Create work breakdown structure
  • Validate and control scopes
  • Define and sequence activities
  • Develop the project schedule
  • Control the project schedule
  • Creating a project budget
  • Keeping your project on budget
  • Planning quality management
  • Manage and control quality
  • Quality methodologies and standards for project management
  • Plan and acquire resources
  • Develop and manage resources
  • Plan and manage communications
  • Monitor project communications
  • Planning risk management
  • Identifying risk
  • Analysing risk
  • Capturing, analysing, and using project lessons learned
  • Project management introduction
  • Project fundamentals
  • The process groups
  • Project initiation and planning
  • Managing project work
  • Project changes and closing

Skillsoft's PMP certification training will fully prepare you for the PMP exam.

Please note that the PMP exam is held by an external provider.

Entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent + 7,500 hours project management experience, OR
  • Bachelor degree + 4,500 hours project management experience, AND
  • 35 hours of project management education

If you don't have the required amount of project management experience, you can still attain PMI project management certification. See the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) course to learn more.

What you’ll learn

You'll learn about:

  • Preparing the project plan
  • Initiating, executing, monitoring, controlling and closing a project
  • Project scheduling
  • Budgeting and controlling costs
  • Implementing human resource management
  • Performance reporting and stakeholder management
  • Planning, identifying and analysing project risk


Certification is awarded by Project Management Institute and is globally recognised. 

Support and delivery

Skillsoft & SEEK Learning partnership

SEEK Learning provides training from Skillsoft, a PMI Approved Content Provider.

Skillsoft does not generally offer courses directly to individuals, but our partnership enables us to exclusively offer PMP training directly to you.

Skillsoft courses are developed according to the certification specifications of PMI.

Why get certified?

Certifications show potential employers that you're serious about building skills and staying up-to-date in your chosen field of expertise.

The Project Management Institute (PMI) is the world's leading project management industry association.

The globally recognised PMI PMP certification demonstrates to current and potential employers that you possess solid experience and specific education in project management.

To lead projects of significant scale and complexity, a recognised project management credential is vital - and the PMP is the best.

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