04/12/2013 03:37 PM
BATON ROUGE – LSU Executive Education will offer a spring section of its Ultimate
Project Management Professional Certification Prep Course, April 15-19, at the Business
The 40-hour course is taught by a certified Project Management Professional from Integrated
Process Developers Inc., a PMI Registered Education Provider. IPDI is sanctioned by
the Project Management Institute.
“Having the PMP credential behind your name signifies to current and future employers
that you take your profession and your career seriously,” said Robin Kistler, director
of LSU Executive Education. “It is a great way to stand out among a highly competitive
work force and gives you the opportunity to tackle more challenging projects to advance
The standard rate per person is $2,950. Discounted rates are available for members
of the Alliance Safety Council and groups of five or more from the same organization.
Tuition includes the cost of instruction with a certified PMP instructor, all course
materials, refreshments and lunches. Participants are responsible for any overnight
accommodations and evening meals.
The program covers the project management framework, including basic project management
definitions, the project life cycle, organizational structures, the five process groups
and the nine knowledge areas. The program will focus on the actual material covered
on the exam, giving participants critical information needed for passing.
PMP certification, through the PMI, is recognized worldwide as the standard for measuring
an individual’s core knowledge, understanding and application of project management
principles and practices.
The program’s instructor, Doug Boebinger, from IPDI, is a certified Project Management
Professional by the Project Management Institute and a Registered Education Provider.
He has more than 17 years of experience as a trainer and consultant specializing in
the area of project management.
Call 225-578-5516 or visit executive.lsu.edu to enroll or learn more. Those wishing to participate are encouraged to register
early as space is limited.
For more than 50 years, LSU Executive Education, part of the Stephenson Entrepreneurship Institute at the E. J. Ourso College of Business, has prepared individuals and organizations to meet the challenges of a changing workplace and economy. Focusing on professional development in leadership and business, Executive Education partners with organizations who believe the key to sustainability is investing in their most valuable resource – people. Visit executive.lsu.edu for more information about non-credit and non-degree programs.
Posted on Friday, April 12, 2013