Our career pathway represents the three core courses for Project Managers. Our Certificate in Project Management is an entry-level class meant to provide hands-on familiarity with the methods and objectives of successful project management. After this foundation and spending some time in the field, we recommend earning your CAPM® before finally moving on to the exam PMP® exam.
UMBC Training Centers is a Registered Education Provider of the Project Management Institute (PMI)® and offers a series of high quality, convenient project management courses and workshops. These programs are available to individuals through our open enrollment schedule and can be customized and delivered onsite for organizations.
Courses for Individuals
Certificate in Project Management
The Certificate in Project Management at UMBC Training Centers provides the aspiring or current project manager with the skills and knowledge required to successfully manage projects within government, business, and non-profit environments. The program combines a comprehensive review of major project management processes and knowledge with hands-on learning activities to ensure participants finish with practical skills which can be applied immediately on the job.
Microsoft Project 2016 Workshop
In this course, you’ll learn to create and engage in basic management of a project using Microsoft Project Professional 2016, as well as familiarizing you with the advanced features and functions, so you can use it effectively and efficiently in a real-world environment.
Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® Certification Preparation
This course provides students with the instruction, materials, and support to prepare for the CAPM® examination. Completion of this course qualifies as the formal education requirement for the CAPM examination. This course will introduce project management theories and terms, familiarize you with the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®Guide), and identify techniques to use when studying for the CAPM test. This course will also include a simulated test at the end to assess readiness. Students who successfully complete this program will receive a Certificate of Training and 23 contact hours/PDUs.
Project Management Professional (PMP)® Exam Preparation
The Project Management Institute’s (PMI)® Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification is the preeminent professional credential for individuals associated with project management. This course provides students with the training, the materials and the support to prepare for the challenging PMP exam. Completion of this course qualifies as the formal education requirement to sit for the PMP examination.