Continuing Certification Requirements (CCR) Update July 2015.

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  • Continuing Certification Requirements (CCR) Update July 2015
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  • Purpose of the CCR Program 2 Enhance professional development Encourage/ recognize continued learning Sustain value of certification Standardized means of recording activities CCR
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  • Education Category A: PMI REP, Chapter, Communities courses Category B: Continuing Education Category C: Self-Directed Learning Giving Back Category D: Creating Project Management Knowledge Category E: Volunteer Service Category F: Work as a Professional Current CCR Program 3 Max PDU restriction: 45 for 60 PDU certifications 20 for 30 PDU certifications No max PDU limit Max PDU restriction: 15 for 60 PDU certifications 12 for 30 PDU certifications Max PDU restriction: 30 for 60 PDU certifications 15 for 30 PDU certifications 10-15 PDU minimum Course offered by University, employer
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  • Why Update the CCR Program? Evolution of profession Organizations challenged by finding talent with the right skills Will become a better professional development tool Solely self-determined curriculum- no guidance provided Increase the value, relevance, and credibility of practitioners
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  • Whats Changing? Incorporation of the talent triangle Alignment of education PDUs to the talent triangle PDU requirements and limits in certain categories Minimum number of education PDUs Minimum number of PDUs in each aspect of the talent triangle Maximum number of giving back to the profession PDUs
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  • PMI Talent Triangle 66% of organizations say that technical skills are the most difficult to find 71% of organizations rank leadership skills as the most important for long-term success 72% average project success rate when organizations align talent to organizational strategy
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  • Value of Employer Identified Skills Agreement Emphasizes the importance of having these needed skills for project management professionals 78% Ensures the relevance of the certification for project management as the profession evolves 74% Contributes to the alignment of the project management profession with the dynamic nature of business 73% Increases the value of the PMP certification for employers of project management professionals 71%
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  • Technical Project Management Definition: Knowledge, skills and behaviors related to specific domains of project, program and portfolio management. The technical aspects of performing ones job/role. Skill set required to perform a specific task or function Will vary from certification to certification Technical skills for agile vs. program management Examples Requirements-gathering techniques Project Controls and Scheduling Risk Management Scope Management Agile tools and techniques
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  • Leadership Definition: Knowledge, skills and behaviors specific to motivating and guiding others. Skills that help an organization achieve its business goals. Ability to articulate a vision and guide or influence others to help achieve that objective Unique to individual; benefits all certifications Examples Negotiation Conflict Management Motivation Giving/receiving feedback Influencing Problem-Solving Team-building Emotional Intelligence
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  • Strategic & Business Management Definition: Knowledge of and expertise in the industry/ organization that enhances performance and better delivers business outcomes. Ability to connect the dots between your work and larger organizational strategy to drive project outcomes Understanding of overall business context Will vary from person to person Examples Business Acumen Finance Operational functions Contract Management Strategic Planning Strategic Alignment Complexity Management Industry Knowledge
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  • Whats Staying the Same? Measurement of PDUs (1 PDU for 1 hour of activity) Outlet for PDU opportunities: Formal education courses Continuing education Self directed learning Creating knowledge Volunteer services Working as a professional Flexibility CCR requirements for each certification
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  • Certification Certification Cycle Number of PDUs Needed in 3-Year Cycle CAPM5 yearsNo PDUs. Re-exam at end of cycle. PMP3 years60 PDUs PgMP3 years60 PDUs PfMP3 years60 PDUs* in portfolio management topics PMI-PBA3 years60 PDUs* in business analysis topics PMI-ACP3 years30 PDUs* in agile principles and practices PMI-RMP3 years30 PDUs* in project risk management topics PMI-SP3 years30 PDUs* in project scheduling topics * These hours can also count toward maintenance of the PMP or PgMP certification. 12
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  • 60 PDUs (PMP/PgMP/PfMP/PMI-PBA) Education 35 minimum 8 technical 8 leadership 8 business/strategic -Remaining 11 in any area of triangle Giving Back 25 maximum Volunteering Creating knowledge Working as a professional (8 maximum) Education 18 minimum 4 technical 4 leadership 4 business/strategic -Remaining 6 in any area of triangle Giving Back 12 maximum Volunteering Creating knowledge Working as a professional (4 maximum) 30 PDUs (PMI-ACP/PMI-RMP/PMI-SP)
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  • What Does This Change Mean to You? Nearly 60% of all PDUs will be required in education Opportunity to review current course curriculum and add new course As a REP PMICAC will be reviewing our monthly meeting programs, courses, and events vs talent triangle Expanded education focus: Technical skills Leadership skills Business & strategy skills
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  • Resources PMI Website - pra.aspx pra.aspx Webinars - pra/training.aspx - one on the CCR update and one on the talent triangle; 10 minutes each pra/training.aspx FAQs - certification-holders.aspx Contact customer care [email protected]
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  • PMI free on-demand webinars for members - Demand_Webinar-Library.aspx Demand_Webinar-Library.aspx free webinars (on demand and scheduled) cfm?PMIwelcome=1&regComplete=1 cfm?PMIwelcome=1&regComplete=1 Project Insight free webinars - management/training/pmi-project-management-webinars management/training/pmi-project-management-webinars Resources