Professional Development Center (PDC), a constituent of NILE organized a five days preparatory workshop for Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification Exam of PMI, USA. This workshop was held from 30th October to 3rd November 2013 for those working professionals who planned to appear for the PMP certification exam.
Resource person Mr. Muhammad Kamran Khalid is a lecturer at NBS and a certified PMP trainer. The Chief Guest on the opening ceremony was A/Principal NILE, Dr. Qaiser H. Malik. He stressed on ‘active learning’ which emphasizes on thinking out of the box and linking experience with the contents of the lessons. He encouraged the participants to extend their borders of knowledge outside the defined course contents. This he said is the basic aim of a vibrant person.
The workshop imparted knowledge on the 9 basic areas of the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBoK). Major incentives for the attendees were web access for exam simulations as well as awarding of 35 hours to participants, which enabled them to earn Professional Development Units, a requirement to appear for the PMP examination of PMI, USA.
The workshop involved intensive learning through Quizzes, Videos, Case Studies and Practical Exercises.