11 Career-changing PM Certification Training Courses from Simplilearn
For the project manager who is seeking an edge, Simplilearn offers eleven Project Management Certification Training Courses that encompasses the most sought-after credentials and proficiencies in project management. Simplilearn is duly accredited to give various project management certification programs and recognized as a leading training provider in at least 135 countries.
Simplilearn offers most of its courses as 100 percent online or as classroom training or both, being true to its slogan of “your pace, your place.” Its training courses include hardcopy course materials, possible exam questions discussion, free preparation tests, and access to online groups and professional discussion forums. Training is provided by seasoned project managers and certified instructors.
1. Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification Training Course
The Project Management Institute’s PMP Credential certifies that a project manager is a professional that has the education, skills, and experience to lead any industry project known to man. PMP certification is most coveted by project managers, and is recognized internationally. Employers with critical projects seek out PMP-certified project managers.
2. Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) Training Course
Project managers start their careers somewhere, and those without enough experience for a full-blown PMP Certification can start with the CAPM Training. Experienced instructors prepare fresh project managers using a combined or blended training model of online classes and a 2-day classroom workshop. At the end of the course, the participants are on their way to a brighter and more exciting project management career.
3. Program Management Professional (PgMP) Certification Training Course
The program manager is the professional that oversees multiple related projects to make sure that the bigger picture for the organization is addressed. This credential from the PMI can be attained with the help of Simplilearn’s expert instructors given as a 3-day classroom. Participants can expect more chances to showcase their great skills and greater responsibilities at the end of the course.
4. Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP) Certification Training Course
Some projects are so complex that a specialized risk manager is involved aside from the project manager. For those who want to strengthen their experience and role as risk managers, the RMP Certification training course allows them to have a PMI credential and establish their competency in identifying, assessing, and managing risks in projects, while also taking advantage of opportunities.
5. Agile Certified Practitioner Certification (PMI-ACP) Training Course
Since the Agile Alliance Manifesto, agile principles, processes, tools and techniques have become more recognized and practiced, especially in the software development industry. This PMI-offered training course helps enhance a project manager’s skills in project planning and implementation using agile practices and methodology.
6. Certified Scrum Master (CSM) Training Course
The Scrum Master is a specialized project manager working on a specific agile methodology called the scrum framework. Although initially used for software development, the scrum framework can work with just about any project that will produce a product. The course includes a 2-day training workshop by certified Scrum trainers and access to moderated discussion forums with past participants.
7. Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) Training Course
This course introduces the participants to scrum terminology, principles, and practices, which then prepares them to fulfill the role of the Scrum Product Owner, who creates the prioritized wish list at the start of the project. Simplilearn offers a 2-day classroom training provided by experienced certified Scrum trainers. After the course, participants will be able to manage stakeholder expectations, ROI, and the overall business value of the project.
8. Professional Agile and Scrum Master Training Course
The practicality of agile methodologies together with the focus and speed of scrum practices bring about a unique skill set that can be obtained from a combined Agile and Scrum Master training course. Although ideally suited for project managers and professionals in the software development industry, this 2-day training course can be beneficial to any project leader in any industry that puts emphasis on efficiency, fast rate of output, and continuous improvement.
9. Projects IN Controlled Environments (PRINCE2) Certification Training Course
The 2 levels of PRINCE2 Certification are PRINCE2 Foundation and PRINCE2 Practitioner exams. These certifications are highly demanded internationally and are a de facto standard for projects with the UK government. PRINCE2 is known for maintaining high level of project work consistency and placing control mechanisms that effectively monitor progress of the project. Simplilearn as an accredited training office (ATO) by APMG, offers a blended training model of online classes and a 4-day classroom training.
10. Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) Training Course
The MSP Certification Training Course accredited by APMG also has two levels, the foundation and the practitioner course. Simplilearn offers a 100% online course that includes 12 audio-video lessons covering all areas that will enable the participant to be introduced and confidently apply program management principles and processes to the business. The course includes round-the-clock customer support via chat, email, and phone, and access to MSP forums.
11. Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Training Course
This course is taught by experienced KPMG Certified CMMI instructors on a 3-day classroom training. CMMI deals with process improvement in all levels of the organization. The course includes an interactive training, help in using CMMI software and services, as well as review of exam questions and access to online training groups.
The Turning Point
In addition to the mentioned course materials, Simplilearn’s The Turning Point blog contains volumes of valuable information about the different training courses written by industry experts.