PMP Study Groups

Studying for the PMP exam can be a daunting task, one that is not easily undertaken as a solo participant. By studying with others, PMP candidates can help each other prepare more thoroughly and efficiently. The hard part is finding others to study with. The PMP Study Group Program simplifies this process for you and helps make connections between PMP candidates who take seriously the task of preparing for the exam.

 

The PMP Study Group Program is free of charge and provides chapter members an opportunity to work with other chapter members to enhance their ability to pass the PMP exam. A PMP mentor will be assigned to each study group to give advice on how the test is administered, how to study, what materials to use, and facilitate the planning and logistics for the group. Take advantage of this free offer from the Professional Growth Committee of PMI Atlanta to help you pass the PMP exam on your first try!

 

Notes: The PMP Study Groups are designed for PMP candidates who already have fulfilled the educational and experience qualifications of the PMP credential. The typical study process is designed to take place over a 12-week period. A PMP study group does not qualify as "contact hours" for the PMP educational requirement. This program is offered only to members of PMI Atlanta as a free benefit.

 

Why be in a PMP Study Group?

  • Networking with other project managers

  • Opportunity to discuss material to uncover areas of confusion, gain new insights, and aid in memorization

  • Opportunity to compare notes with fellow students to clarify and fill in gaps

  • Discover areas where more work/help is needed before exam day

  • Learn from seeing others? Learn study habits, approaches, and perspectives

  • Easier to commit more time to course work when working with a group.  Note the groups are interactive.

  • Support others - help each other

  • Teaching/explaining something to someone else can help you master it yourself

  • Further develop your own interpersonal skills

  • Enhance your motivation through encouragement and mutual support

 

Indicate your interest via email to pmpstudygrp@pmiatlanta.org
Be sure to include your name, email address, preferred days/times to meet, and preferred area of town to meet.  New groups typically start up monthly; we will send you an invitation as groups open that fit your indicated interest.

 

Never regard study as a duty, but as the enviable opportunity to learn to know the liberating influence of beauty in the realm of the spirit for your own personal joy and to the profit of the community to which your later work belongs.
-Albert Einstein



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