The Project Management Institute (PMI) requires 35 hours of formal project management education, or “contact hours,” before you sit for the Project Management Professional (PMP) exam. Every hour you sit in a class, training program, seminar, or another similar learning activity gives you one contact hour.

How do you show 35 hours of project management education?

How can I get the 35 contact hours online?

  1. Provide a complete PMP course so that you don’t have to worry about making up the hours with other training.
  2. Are available to download immediately so you can get started straight away.
  3. Provide video lessons, as this is a convenient and easy format for learning.

Does udemy count for PMP certification?

Do learners need a certificate of completion from Udemy Business or the instructor to apply for PMP certification or to log PDU hours with PMI? No, learners can enter the course information on PMI’s website, and only need a certificate in the unlikely event of being audited by PMI.

Is udemy PMI authorized training partner?

We are an Authorized Training Partner (ATP) with PMI and we conduct preparatory course for the new PMP.

Do PMP contact hours expire?

Your 35 contact hours are never going to expire. They have lifelong validity. You can use it to apply for the PMP certification exam at any time. However, you must earn these contact hours before submitting your PMP application form to the PMI.

What counts as project hours for PMP?

4,500 hours

The bottom line is PMI wants to see that you have worked on project activities for at least three full calendar years, and that your overall time spent on project tasks is at least 4,500 hours.

Do PDUs count as contact hours?

The main difference between Contact Hours and PDUs is that Contact Hours are accumulated prior and PDUs after your PMP® Exam.

How long does PDU last?

three years

Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® certification holders are now required to earn professional development units (PDUs) to maintain their certification every three years. Find out how many PDUs are needed.