Project Management Professional Training

COURSE OBJECTIVES | COURSE OUTLINE | ASSUMED SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE

CERTIFICATION | TRAINERS PROFILE | FUNDING INCENTIVES | APPLICATION PROCEDURE


Course Objectives

 

This course is intended to recognize the growing importance of project management skills. It empowers the participating project managers & project leaders with necessary skills to handle projects in a dynamic business environment. Participants would develop the ability to manage all aspects of a project; including people, facilities, IT and finance - and direct them towards a project goal.
 

The course is conducted via lectures and real time examples, through experiential learning. The lectures are reinforced using case studies and practice test questions.

 

Value-Added Factors
PMI® requires 35 hours of specific project management education in order to qualify for the PMP® certification. Upon successful completion of this course, candidates are awarded 35 PDUs, which will satisfy this eligibility criteria.


The Benefits of Attending the Program
The certified Project Manager would have a competitive edge and would be able to:


• Control Financial, Physical & Human Resources
• Improve Customer Relations
• Increase Quality and Reliability
• Improve Profit Margins
• Increase Productivity & Decrease Cost (Optimum Utilization of Resources)
• Enhance Internal Coordination
• Increase Work Morale
• Efficiently Manage Time

 


Course Outline

 

Day 1   -   Introduction
            -    Project Integration Management
            -    Project Scope Management
 

Day 2   -    Project Time Management
             -    Project Cost Management
 

Day 3    -   Project Quality Management
              -   Project Human Resources Management
              -   Professional Responsibility
 

Day 4    -   Project Communications Management
              -   Project Risk Management
              -   Project Procurement Management
 

Day 5     -   Exam
                  A mock exam will be conducted with 200 questions to be attempted in 4 hours
                  Programme Review

 

 


Suitable for

 

The course is intended for those who manage or lead projects and/or members of a project team who intend to adorn themselves with the globally acclaimed PMP® certification.

 


Assumed Skills and Knowledge

 

Prior Project Management Experience.

 


Award / Certification / Accreditation

A Singapore Polytechnic Certificate of Attendance will be issued to those who complete the course. 35 PDUs Certificate in collaboration with Image International Pte Ltd, will be issued to the participants to enable them to take up PMP® Certification by PMI®
 

PMI® Certification

For examination details, please refer to the following link.
http://www.pmi.org/certification/project-management-professional-pmp.aspx

Participants signing up for the exam are advised to register as a member as it would be more cost effective than just signing up for the exam.

 


About the Trainers


They are accomplished, proactive, performance driven and professional managers with over 15 years of progressive expertise in project delivery, leadership and problem solving. They are PMP® certified.

 


Funding Incentive

1) PIC Funding

Companies sponsoring their staff for this course may claim for Productivity & Innovation Credit (PIC) Funding Scheme under IRAS. PIC Funding is applicable to only company sponsored applicants.
Please visit the web link given below for more information on the PIC Scheme.
http://www.iras.gov.sg/irashome/PIcredit.aspx

2) SkillsFuture Credit (SFC)

With effect from January 2016, Singaporeans aged 25 years and above who received their SkillsFuture Credit account activation letter will be eligible for an initial credit of $500 which can be used to pay for course fees for a range of eligible skills-related courses. The credits can be used on top of existing course fee subsidies/funding.

This is only applicable for self-sponsored applicants. Application via SkillsFuture Portal can only be made starting from 60 days before the course commencement date.

3) Skillsfuture (SF) Series

Singaporeans and Singapore PRs are eligible for 70% course fee funding for registration with effect from 28 October 2017.
 
Singaporeans aged 40 and above will enjoy 90% subsidy of course fee.
 
This funding is applicable to both individual and company-sponsored participants. Participants are required to achieve at least 75% attendance and/or sit and pass any prescribed examinations/assessments or submit any course/project work (if any) under the course requirement.

4) NTUC UTAP

NTUC union members enjoy 50% (unfunded) course fee support for up to $250 each year when you enrol for courses supported under UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme). Conditions apply.

For more information, please call NTUC Membership hotline at 6213 8008 or email UTAP@e2i.com.sg Website: http://skillsupgrade.ntuc.org.sg


Fees Payable

 

Course Fee: S$1,070 (with GST)
The fee does not include PMI Registration and PMP Exam Fee.

 


Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at www.pace.sp.edu.sg

Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:

Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS (Not Applicable for company sponsored)
a) For e-payment using Visa/Master cards and Internet Banking, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.

b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:
Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy
Blk T1A, Level 1
Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 7:30pm

Cheques
c) Please make cheques payable to “Singapore Polytechnic”. Please cross the cheque and write the Registration Reference ID, Applicant Name and NRIC/FIN number on the back of the cheque. Mail the cheque to:

Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy
500 Dover Road
Blk T1A, Level 1
Singapore 139651

Please note that an administrative charge of $15 will be imposed for any returned cheques from the bank or financial institution.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.

3. Withdrawal and Deferment

Withdrawal and deferment notice must be made in writing to the Professional & Adult Continuing Education (PACE) Academy, Singapore Polytechnic via email accordingly:

Online Courses - elearning@sp.edu.sg
All other Courses pace@sp.edu.sg

For withdrawal cases, the portion of course fee to be refunded is based on the date of notice as follows:

Classroom

  • 2 weeks before the commencement of the course - Full refund
  • Less than 2 weeks before commencement of the course - 70% refund
  • On or after date of commencement - No refund

E-Learning

  • There will be no refund or transfer of course once the account has been created.

The Singapore Polytechnic reserves the right to cancel or postpone any of the courses. Applicants will be duly notified and where applicable, the full fees will be refunded.

The Singapore Polytechnic also reserves the right to amend the fees charged or the period and duration of the courses.

The data provided to Singapore Polytechnic will be kept strictly confidential and will be used for the purpose of course administration. The data may be passed on to the relevant organisations that require the information related to the course.


 

IMPORTANT DATES

Date of course:
06 Jan to 03 Feb 2018 
(Saturdays)

Registration Closing  Date:
22 Dec 2017


* Registration may be closed once we have reached the maximum class size
 

COURSE DETAILS

Duration: 35 hours (5 sessions)

Time: 9am to 5 pm (Saturdays)

Venue: Singapore Polytechnic

 

COURSE FEE

Full Fee: $1000 (without GST)
 
Fee after subsidy
(For Singaporeans & PRs) :
$300 (without GST)


Fee after subsidy (For Singaporeans aged 40 & above)
$100 (without GST)
 
Please see Funding Incentives for more information.

 

PAYMENT MODE

1) By E-Payment (VISA/Master credit/debit cards)

Please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed

2) By NETS

Please make the payment at:

Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy
Blk T1A, Level 1
Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 8:00pm

 

3) By CASH

Please make the payment at:

Singapore Polytechnic
Finance Department
Admin Building, Level 2
Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 5:00pm

 

HOW TO APPLY

 

 

ELIGIBLE FOR SKILLSFUTURE CREDITS

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