Professional in Project Management (CIPPM)®
Qualified project managers are in high demand.
Professional Certification list ranks accredited project managers at the top of
its in-demand list. Manage projects the smart way with American Certification
Institute’s Certified International Professional in Project Management (CIPPM)®.
Project management isn’t just for construction
engineers and military logistics experts anymore. Today, in addition to the
regular duties of your job, you are often expected to take on extra assignments
and to get that additional job done well, done under budget, and done on time.
This Course and Certification is not intended to take you from a supervisory or
administrative position to that of a project manager. However, the Certified
International Professional in Project Management (CIPPM)® Course and
Certification will familiarize you with the most common terms and the most
current thinking about projects. Certified International Professional in
Project Management (CIPPM)® is an important globally recognized credential in
the field of Project Management. Passing the exam and obtaining the CIPPM
credential will demonstrate your commitment to project management excellence.
The Certified International Professional in
Project Management (CIPPM)® certificate is an intermediate level certification
in the field of Project Management Framework, The CIPPM certificate
demonstrates that the candidate has a required knowledge in the field of
Project Management confining to the first level of project management,
candidate who have little or no knowledge of project management can also appear
for the CIPPM certification.
This project management course covers the
activities in each of the 5 processes of Project Management (PM), namely
Initializing, Planning, Executing, Controlling and Closing. You will learn how
Clearly define scope,
and manage changes to it.
Develop a realistic
schedule which meets the project owner’s constraints.
Prepare a plan,
understand its purpose and why it comprises more than just a schedule.
Identify the project’s
quality objectives and implement appropriate controls to ensure they are
Develop status reports
which reflect reality.
continually manage risks which could de-rail your project.
Manage stakeholders to
ensure they remain committed to and involved with the project.
groups on which the project is dependent.
Ensure they obtain the
appropriate resources for the project which will raise confidence in achieving
Build effective teams
which are committed to the project goals.
of the team.
Estimate and control
Certification is valid
5 years for those
seeking accreditation for the first time.
As well as providing a sound grounding in
Project Management principles, this project management certificate ensures that
participants have enough knowledge on how to be effective Project Managers
behave adopt these models on their projects.
This project management course covers the
Selection of projects.
Overall Project Plan.
Executing the plan.
A brief review of
tools which can be used to assist in running projects
change and issue management and new developments.
Defining and verifying
Using Work Breakdown
Controlling changes to
sequencing project activities (using the WBS and network diagrams).
Three point estimates.
Deriving budgets and
monitoring performance against them.
Earned value analysis.
managing risk and opportunities.
How we manage customer
satisfaction by ensuring quality of deliverables – quality planning, quality
assurance (QA) and quality control (QC).
selecting and sourcing supply of goods and services from external vendors.
dissemination, both within team and outside to stakeholders.
A brief guide to the
major professional responsibilities of a project manager in the workplace and
the ethical conflicts that can arise from this role.
Certified International Professional in
Project Management(CIPPM)® is designed for those who are a part of a project
team either on a full time or part time basis and whose projects involve the need
for more formal approaches. This includes projects in which there are
significant external dependencies to be controlled. This certification is a
must have for Managers, project team members, students at a graduate or under
graduate level and/or enter level practitioners as well as anyone who wants to
express interest in project management as a career option.
This certificate makes references to the
features of planning tools such as Microsoft Project but it does not validate participant’s knowledge on how to
use it. The material covered in the course outlines the process for collecting
the data to drive such specialized project management tools.
Recognition Based on
Students may consider the Certified
International Professional in Project Management (CIPPM)® professional
accreditation from the ACI (American Certification Institute) (generally more
common in traditional project management industries construction, engineering,
They meet similar
recognition of prior learning requirements using workplace projects
And they satisfy
additional formal assessment requirements through ACI (additional certification
costs apply, see ACI for details).
Recommended Course Reading
Blue Ocean’s Project Management Examination
Preparatory course is highly recommended for students who wish to undertake the
CIPPM® Examination. No specific pre-course reading is required. However, most
of the examination questions and scenarioshave been adopted from the book “Project
Management Examination Preparation Guide – Volume 1” published by the Blue Ocean Academy. The content of this book has also been used by the basis of
preparation towards this examination. You will be provided with your own copy
of the Examination Guide at your course, for you to keep.