PMI Palmetto Chapter

Spring 2021 PMBOK Study Group

Spring 2021 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 EditionAs a member of PMI, you can download a soft copy of the PMBoK Guide 6th Edition, which is free online for PMI members, or you can purchase a hard copy—50% discount on PMBOK 6th edition and the Agile Practice Guide when purchased from PMI as a bundle.  or from Amazon

·       Rita Mulcahy's PMP Exam Prep 10th ~$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 - Framework, Processes & Domains
  • Session 3 - Integration 
  • Session 4 - Scope 
  • Session 5 - Schedule
  • Session 6 - Cost 
  • Session 7 - Quality 
  • Session 8 - Resource 
  • Session 9 - Communications
  • Session 10 - Risk 
  • Session 11 - Procurement 
  • Session 12 - Stakeholders


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.


For More Information 

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Event Properties

Event Date 03-02-2021
Event End Date 05-25-2021
Cut off date 03-31-2021
Individual Price Free