Project Management Institute
The Project Management Institute-PMI is a global nonprofit professional organization for project management.
Project Management Institute (PMI) is one of the world’s leading certification bodies for those who consider project, program or portfolio management and Business analysis their profession. PMI Nigeria has over 700 members and was founded in 2005.
Project Management Institute is also called PMI® is a leading membership-based organization that provides tools, best practices, and networks for project managers and practitioners who need to successfully manage their projects, programs, and portfolios.
Through academic research, global advocacy, collaboration, Project management institute works to prepare over three million professionals around the world for the Project Economy: the coming economy in which work, and individuals, are organized around projects.
Project Management Institute-PMI Certifications
Project Management Institute PMI has some fast-paced certifications that can help you gain a competitive advantage. JK Michaels Institute offers training in eight PMI certifications that recognize knowledge and competency.
To prepare yourself for the demands of work environment here are some well known certifications for the Project management Institite:
CAPM®. Certified Associate In Project Management: The Entry-Level Certification
The CAPM demonstrates your understanding of all the core knowledge, terminology and processes of effective project management based on the A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide). It will help you stand out to employers and show you know the fundamentals of project management.
PMP®:Project Management Professional
Recognized and demanded by organizations worldwide, the PMP proves you have what it takes to lead and direct projects and teams. Plus—on average those with a PMP certification make more money, earning 20 percent higher pay. A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide).
PMI® Professional in Business Analysis (PMI-PBA)® — to validate knowledge and expertise in business analysis
PMI-ACP®: Agile Certified Practitioner
Specialization in Agile
As more organizations “go agile,” expertise is in demand. Build on the skills you already have and stand out as someone who can bridge multiple agile approaches (such as Scrum, XP, Lean and Kanban) with the PMI-ACP. This is for project managers who apply agile standards and tools for their projects
Program Management Professional (PgMP)®
Designed for those who manage multiple, complex projects to achieve strategic and organizational results.
Portfolio Management Professional (PfMP)® —
Designed for portfolio managers who coordinate multiple portfolios
PMI Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP)®
The PMI-RMP certification recognizes demonstrated knowledge and expertise in the specialized area of assessing and identifying project risks along with plans to mitigate threats and capitalize on opportunities.
PMI Scheduling Professional (PMI-SP)®
The PMI-SP certification recognizes demonstrated knowledge and advanced experience in the specialized area of developing and maintaining project schedules.