7 Courses Required

UWindsor's Accelerated Project Management Certificate Program provides participants with the skills necessary to succeed in project management and is ideal for all disciplines. 

The certificate program also serves to build requisite Professional Development Units (PDU) toward Professional PMP Certification, and is comprised of two levels:

Level I:  Project Management Essentials Course

(Six, half day online classes) 

  1. PMCP 7101 Project Management Essentials 

This course covers the fundamentals of project management and is intended for those with no formal training in project management. The course guides learners through an understanding of how to apply the most essential concepts of project management to different types of projects. 

Note: Project Management Essentials Level I must be taken before Level II courses.  A Prior Learning Assessment may be considered.  Contact continue@uwindsor.ca to learn more. 

Level II: 5 Core Courses and 1 Elective Course (Mandatory to achieve Level II)

(each class is two, half days and can be completed in any order) 

Take 5 Core Courses: 

  1. PMCP 7201 Project Communication and Stakeholder Management
  2. PMCP 7202 Managing Variances: Cost and Schedule Fundamentals
  3. PMCP 7203 Introduction to Agile Project Management
  4. PMCP 7204 Managing Project Risk
  5. PMCP 7205 Leading Project-Driven Change

Choose 1 of 3 Electives:

(each class is two, half days and can be completed in any order) 

  1. PMCP 7206 Defining and Managing Project Requirements 
    • Ideal for IT, R&D, Business and Entertainment 
  2. PMCP 7207 Project Procurement & Contract Management 
    • Ideal for Engineering and Construction 
  3. PMCP 7208 Project Closeout Best Practices
    • Ideal for any individual working in Project Management 

This program is delivered in partnership with Procept Associates Ltd, a Registered Education Provider licenced by the Project Management Institute. 

All courses for this certificate must be completed by December 20, 2022. 

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