PMP® 9: Project Communications Management

Price of course: $79.00
Estimated length: 3.5 hours
Access Time: 30 days
Total PMI PDUs/Contact Hours: 3.5
  • Leadership: 0.75
  • Technical: 2.75
IACET CEUs: 0.5

Course Description

This course was designed as a supplemental study guide for the major content areas of Chapter 10 of A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), Sixth Edition. In this course, you will learn how project management teams can effectively communicate with the project's various stakeholders.

This course aligns with the PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition. (The PMBOK® Guide is not included in the cost of this course and must be purchased separately.)

Taking advantage of online interactivity, the course contains a vocabulary game, flashcards, and other activities to help you master the material.


Learning Outcomes

  • Describe the basic communication models and how these models can be applied to Project Communications Management techniques
  • Identify the various inputs, tools and techniques, and outputs of Project Communications Management activities
  • Explain the basics of effective communication in the context of project management
  • Describe the importance of the communications management plan
  • Conduct communication requirements analysis to determine how communications will be planned for in the communications management plan
  • Identify the different methods and technologies of communication, and explain under which circumstances specific methods and technologies are more likely to be successful
  • Explain the conventions of creating performance reports that use variance analysis and forecasting techniques to update stakeholders on the progress of the project

Key Features

  • Expert-supported
  • Mobile-friendly
  • Accessible
  • Badge and credit-awarding
  • Games & Flashcards
  • Video content
  • Real-world case studies
  • Audio-enabled in app

Refund Policy

You may request a refund up to 5 days from the purchase date. The registration fee will only be refunded if less than 10% of the course has been completed. Completion percentage can be viewed on the Course Progress page from within the course.


Notes

Estimated time to complete: 3.5 hours

Learners should have some experience in project management and will need to have access to the Project Management Institute®'s A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), Sixth Edition.

This course has an "Ask the Expert" feature, which submits your questions directly to an expert in the field you are studying. Questions are answered as quickly as possible and usually within 24 hours.

Learners must achieve an average test score of at least 70% to meet the minimum successful completion requirement and qualify to receive IACET CEU credit. Learners will have three attempts at all graded assessments.

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Information in this course has been taken from A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, (PMBOK® Guide) — Sixth Edition, Project Management Institute Inc., 2017.

The following list outlines the PDUs you will earn for completing this course, based on the certification you have.

  • PMP®/PgMP®
    • Technical: 2.75
    • Leadership: 0.75
    • Strategic/Business: 0
    • TOTAL: 3.5
  • PMI-RMP®
    • Technical: 0
    • Leadership: 0.75
    • Strategic/Business: 0
    • TOTAL: 0.75
  • PMI-SP®
    • Technical: 0
    • Leadership: 0.75
    • Strategic/Business: 0
    • TOTAL: 0.75
  • PMI-ACP®
    • Technical: 0
    • Leadership: 0.75
    • Strategic/Business: 0
    • TOTAL: 0.75
  • PfMP®
    • Technical: 0
    • Leadership: 0.75
    • Strategic/Business: 0
    • TOTAL: 0.75
  • PMI-PBA®
    • Technical: 0
    • Leadership: 0.75
    • Strategic/Business: 0
    • TOTAL: 0.75