Why attain a PMP designation?Become PMP Certified

The Project Management Professional Certificate (PMP) is the most popular project management certificate worldwide. It is the ‘de facto’ PM certification accepted by most employers. If you
are an experienced project manager why not be recognized as a certified PMP!



What help do we offer?

The CWCC offers its members a PMP certification exam prep course that increases the success rate. Our highly experienced PMP practitioners cover all the PMBOK knowledge areas in a 39 contact hour course. We also offer an optional 3 hour mockup exam workshop to all course participants providing the essential experience to face this challenging exam.

Please note, that our courses are also excellent for those who are preparing for the Certificate in Applied Project Management (CAPM) exam.


How to Apply

To take this exam prep course, you must be a member of the PMI CWCC and PMI Global. To gain an insight into Chapter membership please visit our Benefits & Info page.

For either the PMP or CAPM you will need to meet the certification requirements.

PMP 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


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

CAPM Prerequisites

  • Secondary degree
  • 23 hours project management education without professional work experience


  • Secondary degree
  • 1,500 hours of project experience

This information is just an overview of the eligibility requirements. For complete details, see the PMP Handbook. If you don’t meet the requirements for the PMP, consider the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)®. More information about the credentials can be found at PMI Global.


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