What is 35 PDU contact hours?
35 PDU Contact Hours refers to the Professional Development Units (PDUs) that are earned by attending or completing a course, workshop, or training program related to project management. PDUs are used to maintain certification from the Project Management Institute (PMI) and other professional organizations.
In order to maintain certification, project management professionals must earn a certain number of PDUs within a specific timeframe. The 35 PDU Contact Hours requirement is a specific requirement for the PMI's Project Management Professional (PMP) certification exam.
Take the PMP 35 PDUs training application and prepare for the PMP exam!
SPOTO's PMP training course provides the required 35 hours of formal education in project management in preparation for the PMP certification exam. These courses can be taken in person, online or through self-paced study.
The SPOTO PMP training course is a self-paced online course offering 35 contact hours of formal education in project management, offering PMP courses covering all aspects of project management to prepare you for the PMP certification exam. And the 35 PDU course includes video lectures, practice exams, and study materials.
What are the PMP certification exam requirements?
These contact hours can be earned through various activities, such as attending a training program, participating in a webinar, or completing a self-paced online course. The 35 PDU Contact Hours requirement ensures that project management professionals stay current with the latest trends and best practices in project management.
The Project Management Professional (PMP) certification exam is a globally recognized professional certification for project managers, administered by the Project Management Institute (PMI). To be eligible to take the PMP certification exam, an individual must meet the following requirements:
Education: A four-year degree (bachelor's degree or global equivalent) and a minimum of three years of professional project management experience, with 4,500 hours leading and directing projects.
A secondary diploma (high school diploma or global equivalent) with a minimum of five years of professional project management experience, with 7,500 hours leading and directing projects.
Project Management Education: 35 contact hours of formal education in project management.
Application: Complete and submit the PMP application, which includes details of your project management experience and education.
Examination Fee: Pay the examination fee (amount varies based on membership status and location).
Once an individual meets the eligibility criteria and submits the application, the PMI will review the application and inform the individual whether they are eligible to take the PMP certification exam. If eligible, the individual can schedule the exam at a Prometric Testing Center. The exam consists of 200 multiple-choice questions and must be completed within four hours.