Understanding the PMP® Eligibility Requirements

Are you ready for the Project Management Professional (PMP)® Credential?

If you're thinking about a PMP® credential, you're probably considering the eligibility requirements. The PMP® credential is designed for very experienced project managers. As such, it has specific eligibility requirements.

We've given you a breakdown of these requirements so that you can make an informed decision about choosing to achieve a PMP® credential. You can read this information below, and also keep it for reference by downloading our guide.

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PMP® Eligibility

The PMP® credential is suited to seasoned project managers and requires documented experience of actively managing and working on projects. There are 2 routes of eligibility when applying to sit your PMP® exam:

Route 1

PMP Requirements Route 1


Route 2

PMP Requirements Route 2

35 Hours of Project Management Training

Our PMP® Exam Preparation Course satisfies the Project Management Institute, Inc. (PMI)® requirement to undertake 35 hours of project management training.

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PMP® Exam Preparation Course

If you feel that you fit the eligibility requirements, the next step is to start preparing to apply for, and sit your PMP® Exam.

With our 4-day PMP® Exam Preparation Course, you're gaining the following benefits:

  • High quality training from a PMI Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.).
  • Access to our online PMP® exam simulator.
  • Focused course format for optimum training impact.
  • Training from experienced PMP® credential holders.
  • Satisfying the PMI® eligibility requirement to undertake 35 hours of project management training.

Other Project Management Options

What if you don't have enough experience for the PMP® credential?

If you don't meet the PMP® eligibility requirements, there are some excellent alternatives. We've listed these below.

Click on the orange "course details" button to learn more about each course. Alternatively, you can give us a call on Freephone 1800 910 810 or 01 861 0700 (Monday - Friday). We'll be happy to answer any questions you might have, and advise on the best course for your project management development.

Certified Project Management (QQI Level 6)

Get practical project management skills you can apply in any working environment. You will also work towards the respected QQI Level 6 Certificate in Project Management.
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Agile Master Certified (SAMCTM)

The course will also begin preparing you you to sit the SCRUMstudy Agile Master Certified (SAMCTM) exam and achieve this internationally recognised certification.
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PRINCE2® Foundation + Practitioner

Gain certification and a confident understanding of PRINCE2® at both Foundation and Practitioner level. Our course includes exams for both courses, so that you can achieve these in-demand certifications.
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Scrum Master Certified (SMCTM)

Scrum Master is a title highly sought-after within the project management industry. Gaining this qualification, along with the knowledge and skill to implement Scrum techniques, will enhance your CV.
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* Course fee excludes:
Examination fee of $405 (USD) for PMI® members and $555 (USD) for non-members (paid directly to the PMI®). (This is an indicative cost. Please check www.pmi.org for current details.)

PMP® Course €1,095

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