Project Management Extension Certificate
Classroom and Fast Track
Mount Royal University is a Global Registered Education Provider of the Project Management Institute
This program provides essential training in the flourishing field of project management and is designed to develop introductory project management skills.
Each of the required courses is based on concepts from the Project Management Institute, A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) - Fifth Edition, Project Management Institute, Inc., 2013, a widely recognized international standard in the project management profession.
This program is eligible towards Blue Seal Certification.
The Project Management Extension Certificate is being revised for January 02, 2018, due to the release of the new Project Management Institute, A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) - Sixth Edition. Students must complete all courses in the extension certificate for the PMBOK® Guide - Fifth Edition by the end of December 18, 2017. The Project Management Final Assessment Paper can be completed by December 13, 2018.
If you have questions or concerns please contact the Student & Program Liaison, Jessica Charney by email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 403.440.8630.
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- Prepare for a career in the field of project management
- Earn an internationally recognized credential
- Prepare to write the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® or Project Management Professional (PMP)® exams
- Update your job skills that require project management
- Classroom format – Complete the 7 required courses (120 hours) - including Final Assessment
- Can be completed within 1 semester up to a maximum of 3 years
- Fast Track version (classroom) – Complete your course work in just 3 weeks, plus Final Assessment
Earn credit towards a degree/diploma
This program is eligible for transfer credit. For more information, contact Business and Professional Education at email@example.com or 403.440.8630.
Classroom Program Notes
- These programs (both classroom and online) are ideal if you are preparing to write the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® exam and those in the early stages of preparing for the Project Management Professional (PMP)® exam.
- All of the course hours qualify as credit for the required number of hours of project management training for both the CAPM® and PMP® credentials.
- We strongly recommend completion of Project Management: An Overview before registering in the other 5 classroom courses.
- Completion of all 6 classroom courses or 3 online modules is recommended before registering in the Final Assessment Paper.
Note: The following courses are interchangeable:
- Project Management: An Overview (classroom)
- Project Management Online, Module 1: Overview and Initiating Processes
- Construction Project Management: An Overview
The other courses in the 3 programs (Project Management Extension Certificate, Project Management Online Extension Certificate and Project Management in Construction Extension Certificate) are not interchangeable.
Textbook (required): Project Management Institute, A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) - Fifth Edition available at the BookStore.
The PMI Registered Education Provider logo, CAPM, PMP and PMBOK are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.
Earn your Project Management Extension Certificate more quickly! You need just 3 weeks of part-time classroom study to complete the 6 required courses, followed by the Final Assessment Paper (independent study).
Note: Online registration is not available for Block Code Registration. Call the Continuing Education Registration Office at: 403.440.3833.
Please see Withdrawal Policy.
|SUMMER SEMESTER - Block Code Registration - CRN PRM |
|Project Management: An Overview||July 12-13||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Wed., Thu.|
|Project Management: Integration and Scope||July 14-15||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Fri., Sat.|
|Project Management: Quality||July 19-20||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Wed., Thu.|
|Project Management: HR, Communications and Stakeholder Management||July 21-22||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Fri., Sat.|
|Project Management: Time and Cost||July 26-27||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Wed., Thu.|
|Project Management: Risk and Procurement||July 28-29||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Fri., Sat.|
|Final Assessment Paper||July 12-Oct. 5|
|FALL SEMESTER - Block Code Registration - CRN PRM|
Project Management: An Overview
Ensure the success of your next project with this comprehensive course, designed to familiarize you with the overall project management process. Discover how to implement sophisticated project management concepts, techniques and tools.
|Subject code: XPRM 10001||15 Hours. Fee: $535||Choose 1 of the CRNs below|
|CRN 90005 ||2 classes||Sept. 8-9||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Fri., Sat.|
|CRN 90097 ||4 classes||Sept. 12-21||6-9:45 p.m.||Tue., Thu.|
|CRN 90041 ||2 classes||Oct. 27-28||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Fri., Sat.|
Project Management: Integration and Scope
Acquire skills and strategies to coordinate project elements effectively and ensure that your project includes only critical stages and resources. Explore project plan development and execution, initiation, as well as scope planning, validation and change control.
|Subject code: XPRM 10006||15 Hours. Fee: $535||Choose 1 of the CRNs below|
|CRN 90209 ||2 classes||Sept. 15-16||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Fri., Sat.|
|CRN 90024 ||4 classes||Sept. 26-Oct. 5||6-9:45 p.m.||Tue., Thu.|
|CRN 90163||2 classes||Nov. 3-4||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Fri., Sat.|
Project Management: Quality
Quality management ensures that the necessary processes are in place to meet project goals. Explore how to integrate quality planning, assurance and control techniques into your projects to ensure their success.
|Subject code: XPRM 10002||15 Hours. Fee: $535||Choose 1 of the CRNs below|
|CRN 90131 ||2 classes||Sept. 29-30||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Fri., Sat.|
|CRN 90026 ||4 classes||Oct. 31-Nov. 9||6-9:45 p.m.||Tue., Thu.|
|CRN 90159||2 classes||Nov. 24-25||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Fri., Sat.|
Project Management: Human Resource, Communications and Stakeholder Management
To be a successful project manager you must be able to manage, motivate and organize people and to communicate effectively with your team. Acquire proven strategies to maximize staff resources through organizational planning, staff acquisition and team development, as well as effective performance reporting and administrative closure. Discover how to apply the four Project Stakeholder Management processes.
|Subject code: XPRM 10003||15 Hours. Fee: $535||Choose 1 of the CRNs below|
|CRN 90025 ||2 classes||Oct. 13-14||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Fri., Sat.|
|CRN 90160 ||4 classes||Nov. 14-23||6-9:45 p.m.||Tue., Thu.|
|CRN 90250||2 classes||Dec. 1-2||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Fri., Sat.|
Project Management: Time and Cost
Ensure the timely completion of your next project while managing project costs. Discuss the defining, sequencing and duration estimating of activities, the developing and control of schedules and resource planning, as well as estimating, budgeting and controlling costs.
|Subject code: XPRM 10004||15 Hours. Fee: $535||Choose 1 of the CRNs below|
|CRN 90007 ||2 classes||Sept. 22-23||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Fri., Sat.|
|CRN 90030 ||4 classes||Oct. 17-26||6-9:45 p.m.||Tue., Thu.|
|CRN 90161||2 classes||Nov. 17-18||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Fri., Sat.|
Project Management: Risk and Procurement
Explore the planning of purchases, acquisitions and contracting, requesting seller responses, selecting sellers, contract administration and contract closure. In addition, gain insight into risk identification, performing risk qualificative and quantificative analysis, risk response planning and risk monitoring and controlling.
|Subject code: XPRM 10005||15 Hours. Fee: $535||Choose 1 of the CRNs below|
|CRN 90010 ||2 classes||Oct. 20-21||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Fri., Sat.|
|CRN 90162 ||4 classes||Nov. 28-Dec. 7||6-9:45 p.m.||Tue., Thu.|
|CRN 90251||2 classes||Dec. 8-9||8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.||Fri., Sat.|
Project Management - Final Assessment Paper
"This program has proven to be an invaluable tool in all aspects of project management in both the workplace and everyday life.” - Brian Hans, Project Management Student
“Fantastic courses! The group work and project variety allowed for lots of interaction and showed how the various concepts work regardless of project type and size.” - Julie Ulseth, Production Certification Coordinator, Haworth
For information about this program:
403.440.8630 or 1.888.392.3655
Mount Royal University, 4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, Calgary AB T3E 6K6
Customize this program for your organization through our Corporate Training department.