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Project Management Training

Watch VideoProject management training primes you for success! At HCC, you can take all the classes needed to prepare for the Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification Exam. Whether you're a project manager or aspiring to be one, whether you're currently doing project tracking or may be doing it in the future, our project training and PMP certification prep will help you succeed. If you're a business manager, you can arrange project management courses and training for your staff members. Project Management classes take place in Howard County at our beautiful Gateway location (6751 Columbia Gateway Drive, Columbia, Maryland). In the Baltimore Washington corridor, Howard Community College is your top choice for project management training. Classes appear below. For more information, call 443-518-4973 or email us, and register today!

Training for Companies
Seeking project management skills enhancement for your staff? You can arrange PMP training from us in a variety of ways:
  • Send employees to our classes at a group rate.
  • Have us bring classes to you any day, any time.
  • Arrange courses customized for your company, at your site or ours.
Want more information? Call 443-518-4973 or email us.

Project Management Spring & Summer 2015 Courses

Project Management Basics
Get introduced to the methods and techniques project managers use to effectively initiate, plan, control, and report on their projects. Managers with limited experience will learn project management concepts, terms, tools, and aspects of the project life cycle as described in the Project Management Institute’s PMBOK® Guide. 1.2 CEUs. $495 (fee based, no waivers)
Mon,Wed 9am-4pm, May 4-May 6
   XB-995 8366   #5749 Gateway Campus Rm 2

Tue,Thu 9am-4pm, Jun 9-Jun 11
   XB-995 8367   #5750 Gateway Campus Rm 2

Tue,Wed 9am-4pm, Aug 11-Aug 12
   XB-995 8457 #7333 Gateway Campus Rm 2

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Prepare for the PMP Exam with the Following Courses:

Entire PMP® Series
This seven-week series covers a number of topics in preparation for the Project Management Professional PMP® Exam. You will review all material covered in the Project Management Book of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), which includes the 10 knowledge areas: Project Integration, Project Scope, Project Time, Project Cost, Project Quality, Project Human Resource Management, Project Communications, Project Risk Management, Project Procurement, and Project Stakeholders Management Review. There will also be practice test questions and a discussion of what to expect when taking the PMP® Exam. You will learn the project manager’s role in developing the project scope, how to develop a project charter, the project lifecycle, and the importance of the WBS in defining the scope. You will learn about controlling the project schedule, the critical path method, PERT methodology; network diagrams, and Gantt charts. You will also learn about managing the project budget, cost estimating and forecasting, cost applications, and earned value analysis. Discuss the project manager’s role in creating, motivating and managing a successful team. Examine group decision-making and problem-solving models, project risk definitions/ planning, procedures for managing project contracts and procurement, and quality assurance will also be covered. 42 hours. No refunds. Prerequisite: Five or more years of project management experience. 4.2 CEUs. $2,500 (includes $1,740 in fees*)
Tue,Thu 6pm-9:15pm, Apr 28-Jun 11
XB-649 8368   #5745 Gateway Campus Rm 5
Next course starts Sept. 29. Please call 443-518-4973 for more information.
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The Course Online-PMP® Prep
Offered in cooperation with University Learning Institute, this course prepares you for the Project Management Institute (PMI) certification exam by covering material in the PMI Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®) and reviewing essential project management concepts and terminology. You will have access to sample exams with hundreds of questions. You can start at any time during the month and work at your own pace. Participants generally complete the course in two to three months but have more time if needed. For more information or to view a demo, email or call 443-518-4973. Register by mail, fax or online. Be sure to include your email address. 5.6 CEUs. $895 (fee based, no waivers)
May 1
   XB-998 8301 #5671 Online
Jun 1
   XB-998 8302 #5927 Online

Jul 1
   XB-998 8402 #6822 Online
Aug 3
   XB-998 8403 #6823 Online

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Advanced and Specialized Courses:

Microsoft® Project
Project Management helps organizations control and conserve resources. Using Project, learn to use tools that will help you create projects, organize schedules, assign tasks and resources, and produce reports. Prerequisites: Windows experience. 18 hours. 1.8 CEUs. $545 (includes $270 in fees*)
►Tue,Wed,Thu 9am-4pm, Jun 23-Jun 25
XA-475 8364 #5743 Gateway Campus Lab C
Mon,Tue,Wed 9am-4pm, Aug 3-Aug 5
   XA-475 8453 #6890 Gateway Campus Lab C

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