Project Management Professional Exam Preparation

Are you preparing for the PMP® Exam, or looking for a solid foundation in project management principles and practices? Gain essential knowledge on how to approach the people, process, and business aspects of projects, and deliver value for your stakeholders.

Includes 568 page handbook with 405 practice questions and 30 exercises.

This course has been completely updated to the 2021 PMP Examination Content Outline, which is what the exam is based on.

Classroom discussion and exercises are focused on topics from:

  • PMBOK® Guide – 7th Edition
  • Agile Practice Guide
  • Process Groups: A Practice Guide


Completion of this course will enable you to:

  1. Create a high-performing team
  2. Start a project
  3. Determine life cycle and development approach
  4. Plan scope, quality, budget, resources, schedule, procurement
  5. Do the project work
  6. Manage risk
  7. Manage communications and engage stakeholders
  8. Deliver business value
  9. Manage changes
  10. Keep the team on track (lead, support, remove hurdles, manage conflict)
  11. Manage business environment, requirements, and deliver benefits and value
  12. Prepare for the PMP exam


Who should attend

Individuals that have experience working on project teams, as well as project managers that need to refresh their knowledge and complement their skill sets. Project managers interested in obtaining the PMP credential.

Typical functions:

  • product developers
  • plant engineers
  • IT personnel
  • commercial team members
  • engineering managers
  • technology managers
  • other functional managers
  • senior management


2023 Winter Semester

Feb 1-Apr 12   |   6-9:40 pm   |   10 weeks   |   36 hours

Schoolcraft College Livonia (Main) Campus

Liberal Arts Building Room 405

For more information, visit Schoolcraft College PPL or contact us.

Information Session

The info session for the 2023 Winter semester is on Wednesday Jan 11, 6:00-7:30 pm in LA 405.

Anyone interested in this course, the PMP Exam, or project management in general is welcome to attend.

Project Management Professional Exam Preparation Information Session Presentation

For more information, visit Schoolcraft College PPL or contact us.


Feedback from Schoolcraft students

“Eric is very knowledgeable and excited about teaching this content!”

-PMP student, November 22, 2022


“Eric presents well, and asks leading questions, for us to solve!”

-PMP student, November 22, 2022


“Eric does a great job including all students, incorporating and facilitating experiences and desired learning.”

-PMP student, November 22, 2022


“Eric is fantastic. He is very knowledgeable, funny, and provided real life examples, which made the materials easier to understand. Class participation & group exercises very very helpful!”

-PMP student, April 2, 2018


“Extremely helpful! Fast paced with lots of information.

-PMP student, April 2, 2018


“Great preparation for PMP Certification. Must study outside of class.”

-PMP student, November 22, 2016


“It is exactly what you need for certification and it is taught by an expert in the field.”

-PMP student, November 22, 2016


“Explains material in a clear way and offers practical exercises & examples”

-PMP student, November 22, 2016


“Thanks for all your help! I wanted to let you know I passed the exam today. I am now PMP certified!”

-PMP student, June 25, 2015


“Hello Eric, I am glad to inform you that I have passed the PMP exam today… Thank you so much !!!”

-PMP student, April 28, 2015


“I was able to PASS the PMP test Monday!  I am super excited about it, but it was no joke, very tough.  Thanks for your help it was much appreciated.  I am sure I we will be in contact again soon.   Best wishes in 2015

-PMP student, January 2, 2015


“Eric, thanks for teaching the class.  I thought  you were very personable and made it easy to ask questions.  You made it fun to learn about   A LOT of material.  Thanks again.”

-PMP student, November 24, 2014


“Exceeded expectations, would recommend based on instructor ability to teach and explain.”

-PMP student, November 24, 2014


“I cleared PMP in first attempt and the credit goes to Eric for being such an awesome teacher.”

-PMP student, February 25, 2013


“I appreciated Eric’s sincere interest in helping us to understand the material and what we will face when taking the exam.  His website for the course is chock full of helpful information and links.

-PMP student, December 3, 2012


“I procrastinated all summer, but I finally did sit for the exam yesterday and passed.  Your class helped me focus on the material, so thank you for helping me pass the exam.”

-PMP student, September 25, 2012


“Hello Eric.  I am incredibly excited and honored to report to you that I  PASSED the PMP exam this morning!!!  Thanks you for your support and for your class.  I do feel it was very helpful in getting me started on my study efforts and ultimately passing the exam.”

-PMP student, September 4, 2012


“Hi Eric. Took the PMP exam today and passed.  Your sample questions were very helpful and seem fairly much in line with the exam.  Thanks for all your help.”

-PMP student, May 7, 2012


“Hi Eric. Just wanted to let you know that I passed my PMP exam on Saturday.  Thanks for all the great instruction.  Your class along with Rita’s book helped a ton.”

-PMP student, August 29, 2011


“Hello Eric, I passed the PMP exam yesterday.  I completed your 10 week class in July and supplemented it with Rita Mulcahy’s book.”

-PMP student, August 24, 2011


“Hi Eric, just wanted to drop you a quick note that I passed the PMP exam yesterday. Thanks for your help with getting me certified.”

-PMP student, May 17, 2011


“I passed my PMP credentials exam last Thursday. It was a challenge. … Thank you for your help with the exam prep. Your course put me on the right track.”

-PMP student, May 16, 2011


“Just wanted to let you know that I passed the CAPM exam today.  Your class was a great help.  Thanks.”

-PMP student, May 11, 2011


“I’m happy to report to you that I passed the PMP exam yesterday!  The course you provided was very helpful in preparing for the exam.  Thank you.”

-PMP student, May 9, 2011

The instructor was focused and effective in teaching the subject matter and recommending supplemental material to further help me gain knowledge.
-PMP student, winter 2011 semester


The cost of the course was very attractive compared to other exam prep courses.  I feel I got more value than what I paid for.  Thank you.
-PMP student, winter 2011 semester


It is a great class for a PMP Professional.
-PMP student, winter 2011 semester