PMBOK-6 Training Launch
- Balakrishna Kasibatla
PMI Bangalore India Chapter is proud to announce that it has successfully launched PMP Prep program with new content from PMBOK 6th Edition.
PMI released the 6th edition of PMBOK in September, 2017. One of the major changes being the Agile Practice Guide. PMI has brought in Agile Methodology into Project Management to help the community to align to current industry needs.
Following the announcement of PMBOK 6th Edition, Bangalore India Chapter has kick started a project to migrate the PMP Prep training content to align to 6th Edition. The Chapter has formed a Core Team with some of the senior faculties, along with other faculty associated with the Chapter, were requested to provide inputs on the new content. The Chapter has conducted multiple meetings to develop the draft version of the content, and peer review has been done by faculties. Core Team has reviewed the final content and approved it for publication.
Chapter has conducted train the trainer sessions and mock sessions to make sure the program aligns to the 35- contact hours.
Chapter has made the announcement at its Annual Member's Meet during November 2017 that new version of PMP Prep course will be made available to members in February 2018.
As committed in AMM, the chapter has launched the PMBOK 6th Edition of PMP Prep Program on 17th February 2018. This first pubic batch has been very well received by the Members and Non-Members; chapter has a full house for the training.
The Chapter has been delivering PMP Prep trainings since 1998 and is considered as one of the pioneers in the industry. The program was launched by the Chapter President Mr. Basu Dutta followed by the kick off session by program owner Mr. Balakrishna Kasibatla (VP, Professional Development).