PMI Palmetto Chapter

Fall 2020 PMBOK Study Group

Fall 2020 PMBOK Study Group


About PMI Palmetto Chapter Study Group 

This study group is geared toward introducing the PMI PMBoK knowledge areas and processes to those interested in learning more about project management and those candidates that are preparing for the Project Management Professional (PMP) exam and Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) exam.  The course is based on PMI Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK).

PMP Study Groups are held twice a year Tuesdays from 6-8 pm, for 12 weekly sessions.  Each student shall obtain a copy of the study materials: the PMBoK Guide, and Rita Mulcahy's PMP Exam Prep.

This PMBOK Study Group Is Available to Chapter Members Only

There Is No Additional Chapter Cost/Fee for Attending the Study Group



Prerequisites for Attending Study Group

  • Participants must be a PMI and a Palmetto Chapter member
  • You may join both PMI and the local Palmetto Chapter at
  • Initial PMI membership fee is $139/year, Chapter membership is $30/year, both paid via PMI
  • Each student should obtain a CURRENT copy of the study materials prior to the first session.  The Rita Mulcahy PMP Exam Prep should be ordered about four (4) weeks prior to start of class.

·       PMBoK Guide 6th Edition—Download free PDF from PMI or hard copy ~$60 on Amazon

·       Rita Mulcahy's PMP Exam Prep 9th ~$100 w/shipping

  • Preparation work (some reading) is required that should be completed prior to the start of the first session.  Details of the prep work will be sent along with the link to the web meeting approximately two weeks prior to the start of the first session.

Schedule of Class Dates and Study Topics

Each student should be prepared to choose a chapter topic to "lead". It is recommended that students chose a topic where they have less understanding, as preparation to lead the discussion is a proven learning technique. It is common to create a presentation to assist the discussion. The topics are:

  • Session 1 - PMP Exam & Professional Responsibility (led by the facilitators) 
  • Session 2 - Project Management Framework & Processes
  • Session 3 - Project Integration Management 
  • Session 4 - Project Scope Management
  • Session 5 - Project Schedule Management
  • Session 6 - Project Cost Management
  • Session 7 - Project Quality Management
  • Session 8 - Project Resource Management
  • Session 9 - Project Communications Management
  • Session 10 - Project Risk Management
  • Session 11 - Project Procurement Management 
  • Session 12 - Project Stakeholder Management


To Register for The Study Group

1.  You must be a PMI and a Palmetto Chapter member.  You may join both PMI and the local Palmetto Chapter at

2.  You must be logged in to the chapter website.  Click LOGIN button at top of page and enter your username and password.

3.  Click on REGISTER button, confirm your information, click PROCESS REGISTRATION.


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Event Properties

Event Date 08-25-2020
Event End Date 11-10-2020
Cut off date 09-20-2020
Individual Price Free
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