UCC CPD courses

PMP® Exam Preparation


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This is a four-day classroom-based course, supplemented with:

(a) support for the PMP® exam application process

(b) distance learning through accessing an online bank of simulated exams containing 2,000 sample questions

(c) one-onone tutorial support if a student has difficulty with a particular aspect of the course.

Combined, these offer a blended learning solution comprising hands-on training, online exam simulation and telephone / e-mail support to ensure PMP® exam success


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Course Dates:

17th, 18th, 24th, 25th January 2018

The four day classroom course has been designed on the basis of sound andragogical principles, such as holding a 10-question classroom exam after each module to provide immediate reinforcement. Similarly, difficult topics are illustrated using realworld examples and in-class exercises.

The topics covered are informed by the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide).

These are:

  • Project Integration Management
  • Project Scope Management
  • Project Time Management
  • Project Cost Management
  • Project Quality Management
  • Project Risk Management
  • Project Communications Management
  • Project Human Resource Planning
  • Project Procurement Management
  • Project Stakeholder Management
  • Project Professional Responsibility/Ethics
  • PMP Exam format and procedures

Following the course, students continue their studies through distance learning – by attempting simulated exams and forwarding questions to their course instructors.

The simulated exams take due cognizance of the Project Management Institute’s (PMIs) PMP® Examination Content Outline.


UCC Campus 


Click here to email us and reserve your space.  Payment in full is required in order to secure your place on this course.


Contact Hours: 35 (4 days classroom training)

Exam application preparation: 8 hours (typically)

Self-directed Learning (simulator): 12 (at least)

Study: 80-100 hours

Exact Location and Times to be confirmed on registration

Who teaches this course?

This workshop will be delivered by Velopi.

Velopi is recognised by Project Management Institute (PMI)® as a Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.) and is a registered/recognised provider under former FETAC processes. FETAC - the Further Education and Training Awards Council has been superceded by Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI).


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