PMP certification refers to the qualification certification of project management professionals. It was initiated by the Project Management Institute (PMI) to strictly assess whether the knowledge and skills of project managers have high-quality qualification certification exams. Its purpose is to provide project managers with a unified industry standard. At present, it has Certification examination institutions have been established in more than 190 countries and regions around the world.
As a project management qualification certification exam, PMP has established its authority internationally. PMP has trained a large number of project management professionals for the United States, and the project management profession has also become the “golden profession” in the United States. In China, many media have referred to PMP certification as one of the three major golden signs after MBA and MPA.
Moreover, PMP certification does not distinguish between industries, it is suitable for projects in any field and industry, and it is a general project management concept. It will help you in terms of self-improvement, promotion, and salary increase. PMP certificates are not subject to industry restrictions. Whether it is IT, construction, pharmaceuticals, manufacturing, or telecommunications, finance, and communications, PMP certificates are widely and highly recognized.
According to the 2019 PMP Value Survey data, 66% of the respondents said that after one year of obtaining PMP certification, their annual salary has increased, the increase is mainly concentrated within 30% (61% of the respondents), and some have increased by 50% the above.
The benefits of participating in PMP can be understood from two aspects:
1. The process of participating in the PMP certification and examination is also a process of systematic learning and consolidation of project management knowledge. This process will help PMP certified participants to combine their previous project management experience with systematic project management knowledge, confirm each other, and achieve a combination of theory and practice, thereby deepening their understanding of project management.
2. Participate in the PMP certification, you can get the PMP certificate issued by PMI. And having PMP certification means that you have become a professional in project management:
a. You already have comprehensive scientific project management knowledge;
b. You have at least three years of project management experience. The project management theory and operation level have reached the international level, and they have the qualifications and ability to handle large projects.
c. Your above-mentioned knowledge and practice have been recognized by PMI internationally.
d. Due to the international recognition of PMP certification, the possession of PMP certificate is a direct manifestation of the personal and company project management level, which will definitely improve project benefits and work efficiency for the company to win greater competitiveness; it will definitely be a PMP Bring convenience to the profession, work and other aspects.
Finally, I wish you all the success of the certification exam.