Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)®

Live Online Training (Eastern Standard Time Zone) - Boston, MA, USA

 3 Days

 24 PDUs

Project Management | Why Project Managers Shouldn't Wear Man BunsPMI’s Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® is a valuable entry-level certification for project practitioners who are not yet ready for the PMP certification. Designed for those with little or no project experience, the CAPM® demonstrates your understanding of the fundamental knowledge, terminology and processes of effective project management.

This CAPM® Exam certification training course will prepare you for the certification exam by reviewing the 6th Edition of the PMBOK® Guide in full details, including the 5 process groups, 10 knowledge areas and each and every one of the 47 processes. The course will focus on the inputs, tools and techniques and outputs of each of the processes as these are the areas that the exam focuses on. (see Course Format below).

All students will be supplied with customized course materials and a course workshop that will help in preparing for the exam. This workshop includes exercises and lots of sample questions that will build your confidence and raise your chances of passing the CAPM® Exam on your first attempt.

Course Objectives

The CAPM Training Course will:

Prepare delegates to sit for the CAPM® Exam and have a higher chance of passing from the first attempt.

Introduce delegates to PMI’s project management best practices.

Provide an opportunity for non-PM’s to understand the scope of a project manager’s duties – useful for senior managers

Course Format

The CAPM® training course in Boston, MA, USA is presented as PowerPoint presentations via Zoom or MS Teams which is explained by the instructor while keeping students engaged. Illustrations, whiteboards, and other tools will be used to demonstrate the key points.  Students will also be given quizzes at each training section to solidify their knowledge, as well as additional practice questions to take home and prepare for the PMI-Certified Associate in Project Management CAPM® exam.

Course Outline - CAPM


  • The CAPM certification process & exam passing strategy
  • Who is PMI? What is the PMBOKGuide?
  • Common Project Management Process Interactions
  • The 5 Project Management Process Groups
  • The 10 Knowledge Areas

Project Environment

  • Identify the factors and assets that may impact the outcome of a project
  • Distinguish between organizational systems
  • Understand the purpose and activities of a Project Management Office
  • Recognize the hierarchy of projects, programs and portfolios

Role of Project Manager

  • Role of the Project Manager
  • State the primary functions of a project manager
  • Understand a project manager’s sphere of influence
  • Identify the major elements included in the PMI triangle
  • Recognize the difference between leadership and management

10 Knowledge Areas

Project Integration Management

  • Develop Project Charter
  • Develop Project Management Plan
  • Direct and Manage Project Execution
  • Monitor and Control Project work
  • Perform Integrated Change Control
  • Close Project or Phase

Project Scope Management

  • Plan Scope Management
  • Define Scope
  • Create WBS
  • Validate Scope
  • Control Scope

EXAM WORKSHOP – short quiz & exercise workshop to test the attendees on sessions just completed

Project Schedule Management

  • Plan Schedule Management
  • Define Activities
  • Sequence Activities
  • Estimate Activity Resources
  • Estimate Activity Durations
  • Develop Schedule
  • Control Schedule

Project Cost Management

  • Plan Cost Management
  • Estimate Costs
  • Determine Budget
  • Control Costs

EXAM WORKSHOP – short quiz & exercise workshop to test the attendees on sessions just completed

Project Quality Management

  • Plan Quality Management
  • Perform Quality Assurance
  • Control Quality

Project Resource Management

  • Plan Human Resource Management
  • Acquire Project Team
  • Develop Project Team
  • Manage Project Team

Project Communication Management

  • Plan Communication Management
  • Manage Communications
  • Control Communications

Project Risk Management

  • Plan Risk Management
  • Identify Risks
  • Perform Qualitative Risk Analysis
  • Perform Quantitative Risk Analysis
  • Plan Risk Responses
  • Control Risks

Project Procurement Management

  • Plan Procurement Management
  • Conduct Procurements
  • Control Procurements
  • Close Procurements

Project Stakeholder Management

  • Identify Stakeholders
  • Plan Stakeholder Management
  • Manage Stakeholders Engagement
  • Control Stakeholders Engagement

EXAM WORKSHOP – short quiz & exercise workshop to test the attendees on sessions just completed

Certificate of Completion

This course offers 24 PMI approved PDUs, which will fully satisfy PMI’s CAPM exam requirements. The PDUs can also be used towards the 35 hours needed for applying and sitting for the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification exam. However, the attendee would need to obtain an additional 11 hours of training if they want to sit for the next level PMP exam.

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