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How to Become a Certified Project Management Professional

Author: Samuel Brown

This Certification Prep Guide provides an overview of the current Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification and offers helpful tips that you can use when preparing for your PMP certification exam.

Why get certified as a Project Management Professional?

The Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification provides employers and customers with a level of assurance that a project manager has both the experience and knowledge to effectively define, plan and deliver their projects. The PMP credential is often the key differentiator in decisions about who to hire or entrust with important organizational project initiatives.

This Certification Prep Guide provides a detailed examination of the PMP certification, offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI)®. PMP is the most widely recognized project management certification in the world.

This guide will provide a concise look at the requirements for obtaining and maintaining certification, as well as suggestions for how to prepare and what to expect on the certification exam.