Enrolling in PMI's Project Management Professional Certification Program offers individuals a wide range of important benefits. The PMP designation following your name demonstrates to current and potential employers that you possess a solid foundation of experience and education in project management that can have a positive impact on bottom-line results. The PMP designation symbolizes knowledge and accomplishment and is highly regarded by colleagues and employers. As a certified PMP, you will proudly join a successful group of professionals who are enriching and advancing their careers and the project management profession.

To achieve PMP certification, each candidate must satisfy all educational and experiential requirements established by PMI and must demonstrate an acceptable and valid level of understanding and knowledge about project management that is tested by the Project Management Professional Certification Examination. In addition, those who have been granted the PMP credential (certificants) must demonstrate ongoing professional commitment to the field of project management by satisfying Professional Development Program requirements.

 What are PMI Certifications

PMI offers a comprehensive certification program for project, program and portfolio management practitioners of all education and skill levels. Currently consisting of eight certifications, the program demonstrates both your commitment to the profession and your expertise through certifying education, experience and competency. Rigorously developed by practitioners for practitioners, PMI certifications help you and your projects excel.

Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)®

PMI’s Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)®is a valuable entry-level certification for project practitioners. 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.

Project Management Professional (PMP)®

PMI’s Project Management Professional (PMP)® credential is the most important industry-recognized certification for project managers. Globally recognized and demanded, the PMP® demonstrates that you have the experience, education and competency to lead and direct projects.

Program Management Professional (PgMP)®

PMI’s Program Management Professional (PgMP)®credential recognizes the advanced experience and skill of program managers. Globally recognized and demanded, the PgMP®demonstrates your proven competency to oversee multiple, related projects and their resources to achieve strategic business goals.

Portfolio Management Professional (PfMP)®

PMI’s Portfolio Management Professional (PfMP)SMcredential recognizes the advanced experience and skill of portfolio managers. The PfMP®demonstrates your proven ability in the coordinated management of one or more portfolios to achieve organizational objectives.

PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)®

The PMI-ACP recognizes knowledge of agile principles, practices and tools and techniques across agile methodologies.

PMI Professional in Business Analysis (PMI-PBA)SM

Performing business analysis on projects and programs allows organizations to implement desired changes and achieve strategic objectives.

Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP)®

PMI’s Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP)®credential is a solution to project management’s increasing growth, complexity and diversity. Globally recognized and demanded, the PMI-RMP®fills the need for a specialist role in project risk management.

PMI Scheduling Professional (PMI-SP)®

PMI’s Scheduling Professional (PMI-SP)® credential is a solution to project management’s increasing growth, complexity and diversity. It recognizes your unique expertise and competence to develop and maintain project schedules, while still possessing core knowledge skills in all areas of project management.



Local Courses offered:

> Traditional Project Management Certification Course

Agile Project Management Certification Course

> Construction Management Certification Course



For questions about certifications please contact the VP of Professional Development

Network and build knowledge in the virtual world:

Exclusively available to PMI members, communities of practice are interactive places for you to meet online, discuss ideas and build the profession’s body of knowledge.

Collaborate with your peers worldwide through wikis, webinars, discussion forums and blogs. Use shared documents, surveys, announcements, popular links and a member directory. Learn from others who share your interests in specific industries or areas of practice.

Participate in as many communities as you like. The more you get involved, the more you’ll enjoy your PMI membership.

PMI members can join PMI Communities of Practice to gain instant access to discussions, wikis, blogs, and additional PDU-eligible activities. Post a question, register for a webinar or share your expertise by writing an article. There are many ways to get involved. The attached .pdf flyer explains how each Community of Practice activity applies towards PDUs.

PMI Communities of Practice include:

  • Aerospace and Defense
  • Agile
  • Change Management
  • Construction Industry
  • Consulting
  • Earned Value Management
  • eBusiness
  • Energy, Oil, Gas and Petrochemical
  • Ethics in Project Management
  • Financial Services Industry
  • Global Diversity
  • Global Sustainability
  • Government
  • Healthcare
  • Human Resource Project Management
  • Information Systems
  • Innovation and New Product Development
  • International Development
  • IT and Telecom
  • Leadership in Project Management
  • Learning, Education and Development
  • Legal Project Management
  • Marketing and Sales
  • New Practitioners
  • Organizational Project Management
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Program Management Office
  • Project Management Quality
  • Project Risk Management
  • Requirements Management
  • Scheduling
  • Service and Outsourcing
  • Utility Industry