Delaware County Community College, Serving Delaware and Chester Counties

Project Management Certification

Project Management

PMI Delaware Valley LogoThe College has partnered with the Project Management Institute-Delaware Valley Chapter to offer courses to prepare you for certification in project management. These certifications recognize your project management knowledge, skills and abilities and demonstrate your project management expertise and professional experience.

Members of PMI-Delaware Valley Chapter receive an exclusive discount on the course fees and all classroom materials are provided. To join, please visit: Note: PMP, CAPM, and PMBOK are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

COURSE COMBO: Enroll in both the Foundations in Project Management and the PMP Exam Prep courses at the same time and receive an additional $200 discount.
GUARANTEE: Enrollees who take the PMP exam and do not pass may retake the Exam Prep course (limit one repeat).

For more information or to register, please call 610-723-4010 | 610 359-5003 or email

Foundations in Project Management
This course provides an in-depth review of project management principles and aligns with the Project Management Institute’s A Guide to the Project Management Book of Knowledge - Fifth Edition (PMBOK®). It is designed specifically for managers new to, or just starting in, the project management area. This course brings you up-to-speed in current principles and practices of project management. Taught by PMP-certified practitioners working in the field as well as academic practitioners, you will immediately apply what you have learned as well as study for PMP certification.

PDS 2900 / Length: 28 hours
CRN 1435 for Members | Cost $895
CRN 1433 for Non-Members | Cost $995
CRN 1433, 1435 Saturdays
Sept. 29-Oct. 20
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Marple

Microsoft Project: Introduction
If you need to complete a project on time and within budget, find out how to use Microsoft Project to do it. Learn all the tools you need to manage your project using the most popular project management software - Microsoft Project. Learn how to develop and maintain a project schedule (Gantt Chart). This class is taught “hands-on” in a computer lab and also features the most popular project management methodology from the Project Management Institute (PMI).

PDS COM 1801 / Length: 12 hours
Cost: Sponsoring $210; Non-Sponsoring $258
CRN 1838 Tuesdays
Oct. 16-Nov. 6
6-9 p.m. Marple

Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) Exam Prep
The Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® is a valuable entry-level certification for project practitioners. Designed for those with little or no project experience, the CAPM® demonstrates your understanding of the fundamental knowledge, terminology and processes of effective project management. Whether you are new to project management, or already serving as a subject matter expert on project teams, the CAPM can get your career on the right path or take it to the next level. This course is aligned with the Project Management Institute’s PMBOK Guide –Sixth Edition.

PDS 2903 / Length: 14 hours
CRN 2442 for Members | Cost $795
CRN 2443 for Non-Members | Cost $895

CRN 2442, 2443 Saturdays
Nov. 3-10
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Marple

Project Management Professional Exam Prep
This intense preparation course is intended for those who are experienced in project management, or who have already taken project management courses. This course is aligned with the Project Management Institute’s PMBOK® Guide and concentrates solely on preparation for the PMP credential examination. A review of material normally covered in the exam will be presented. You will receive sample questions of the type given on the exam. The focus is on how best to prepare, study for, and take the exam.

Exam Requirements:
Secondary degree + 7500 hrs experience,
or, four-year degree + 4500 hrs.

PDS 2901 / Length: 14 hours
CRN 1436 for Members | Cost $795
CRN 1434 for Non-Members | Cost $895
CRN 1434, 1436 Saturdays
Nov. 3-10
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Marple