PMP Eligibility Requirements

According to the 9th edition of PMI’s Project Management Salary Survey 2015, which polled over 26,000 project managers from 34 different countries, the median salary for a Project Management Practitioner in Germany was 78.000 € ($87,245 USD).

“Certifications such as PMI’s globally-recognized Project Management Professional (PMP)® provide a significant advantage when it comes to salary and earning potential. Among survey respondents,those with a PMP certification garner a higher salary (20% higher on average)than those without a PMP certification.”

PMP Eligibility Requirements

In order to apply to take the PMP exam you are required to have attained a certain amount of experience leading and directing projects: 60 months (7,500 hours) of experience if you have an associate’s degree, and 36 months (4,500 hours) of experience if you have a bachelor’s degree.

Prerequisites

  • Secondary degree (high school diploma, associate’s degree or the global equivalent)
  • 7,500 hours leading and directing projects
  • 35 hours of project management education

or

  • Four-year degree
  • 4,500 hours leading and directing projects
  • 35 hours of project management education

PM Workshops (PMW) incorporates both the theoretical, as well as practical, sides of project management into all our trainings.

  • 4 days of classroom training, 35 PMI® required contact hours, and the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) 5th edition in preparation for the PMP Certification Exam.

Our experienced trainers have studied and worked in their respective fields in the EU, U.S. and worldwide for a minimum of 20 years prior to joining PMW. Furthermore, their experience covers the gamut from banking to business/finance to the architectural-engineering-construction (AEC) field to manufacturing and production and more. Their expertise affords them the ability to contour the workshops to their audience, explain the material in the participants’ industry-language, and provide the participants tools they can use in their day-to-day jobs.

For more information on how you can start the process of earning your PMP, fill out the form below for pricing information and a course syllabus.

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