PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)

The PMI Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is the most highly regarded credential for project managers, from the world’s leading project management industry association.

It validates your skills in preparing, executing, managing and analysing large-scale and complex projects.

The PMI Project Management Professional shows employers you have solid experience in project management and valuable credentials in the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®). It’s a suitable certification for project managers in any industry.

This Skillsoft course will train you in everything you need to know to pass the exam for the PMP certification. You'll need to sit this exam separately.

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Price: $1,495 AUD

At a glance

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Career Opportunities

Globally recognised


Year 12 & project management experience or
Bachelor degree & project management experience



Course length
4 months
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Study from anywhere, when it suits you best and graduate with the identical qualification as an on-campus student.


Study part of the course online. Combine your online learning with classes or practical sessions on-campus at a college or university.


Attend classes on-campus at a university, TAFE or college and interact face-to-face with teachers and fellow students.

PMP Exam (by external provider)
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Enrol anytime.


Skillsoft is the premier global provider of online IT and project management certification training courses.

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  • Year 12 or equivalent + 7,500 hours project management experience, OR
  • Bachelor degree + 4,500 hours project management experience, AND
  • 35 hours of project management education

If you don't have the required amount of project management experience, you can still attain PMI project management certification. See the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) course to learn more.

What you'll learn

You'll learn about:

  • Preparing the project plan
  • Initiating, executing, monitoring, controlling and closing a project
  • Project scheduling
  • Budgeting and controlling costs
  • Implementing human resource management
  • Performance reporting and stakeholder management
  • Planning, identifying and analysing project risk

Course structure

30 units

  • Managing projects within organisations (PMBOK®-5th Edition)
  • Project management overview
  • Project management process groups
  • Integrated initiation and planning
  • Direct, monitor and control project work
  • Controlling changes and closing a project
  • Project requirements and defining scope
  • Creating the work breakdown structure
  • Monitoring and controlling project scope
  • Defining and sequencing project activities
  • Estimating activity resources and durations
  • Developing and controlling the project schedule
  • Planning-project costs
  • Controlling project costs
  • Plan quality management
  • Quality assurance and quality control
  • Planning project human resources
  • Managing project human resources
  • Plan and manage project communications
  • Control project communications
  • Risk management planning
  • Identifying project risks
  • Performing risk analysis
  • Risk response and control
  • Planning project procurement management
  • Managing procurements
  • Project stakeholder management
  • Managing and controlling stakeholder engagement
  • The role of ethics in project management
  • Core PMI values and ethical standards

Skillsoft's PMP certification training will fully prepare you for the PMP exam.

Please note that the PMP exam is held by an external provider.

Support and delivery

Skillsoft & SEEK Learning partnership

SEEK Learning provides training from Skillsoft, a PMI Approved Content Provider.

Skillsoft does not generally offer courses directly to individuals, but our partnership enables us to exclusively offer PMP training directly to you.


Certification is awarded by Project Management Institute and is globally recognised. 

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  • Enrol in a few steps
  • Receive access to the course by email
  • Support is available as you study

Price: $1,495 AUD