Project Management Institute

COVID-19 Resource Hub

Resources and Opportunities for these Difficult Times

PMI remains committed to being a resource for our members, certification holders, and key stakeholders around the globe during these challenging times.

You are likely finding yourself working virtually and spending more time at home. There are still opportunities to bring the world closer and grow, even while social distancing.

We’ve compiled a variety of free resources, virtual events and even a sneak peek of new digital offerings to help you connect with the global community, build skills and prepare to advance in a post-COVID-19 world. Please share these resources, and check back often for updates.

Free Resources

PMXPO
Join our largest virtual event on-demand from the comfort of your home! Enjoy a full day of engaging education sessions, networking opportunities, and earn 6.5 PDUs – free! Plus an inspiring keynote from Cara Brookins. Available on-demand until 26 June.

Business Continuity Online Course
Offered at no-cost, this course is timely and relevant. With more companies asking employees to work from home and in-person industry events going virtual, COVID-19 has created an immediate need to rethink work processes. This course is designed to help leaders and their employees adapt during this difficult time.

Project Management for Beginners Online Course
Made available for free for the first time ever, Project Management for Beginners is an introductory course which provides the foundational knowledge necessary to join a project team and can serve as the first step on the path to a project management career.

Agile in the PMO Online Course
Now being offered at no cost, this series positions participants as a PMO director, and walks them through a series of scenarios designed to improve their project management office's performance using agile principles and processes.

Projectified! Podcast
A lively forward-looking series of conversations about hot topics and emerging trends impacting the world of project managers, from digital transformation to artificial intelligence to career development. Each episode includes insights and perspectives from senior and rising project managers, business leaders, best-selling authors, top researchers and a wide range of leading-edge thinkers.

Tower Game
Available at no-cost through the PMI Educational Foundation, the Tower Game is a fun project management exercise that can be used by students of all ages, as well as adults. The game teaches participants to consider time, cost, quality and risk. The game can be used as an ‘ice breaker’, a stand-alone exercise or as part of a class. Available in 17 languages.

ProjectManagement.com
Connect with the global project management community from home! Contribute to PMI discussions, play games and access a variety resources free of charge.

Standards+ (Beta)
Project professionals looking for reliable resources to complement the PMBOK® Guide 6th edition can benefit from digitized tools, templates and case studies in late-April. Our Beta version is available now.

Snippets (Beta)
Available for a free trial today, Snippets offers bite-sized learning for professionals seeking quick, reliable, and relevant project learnings.

Navigator (Beta)
Available at no-charge now, Navigator serves as “the portal into PMI” – a career development platform for project professionals. The platform offers opportunities for comprehensive self-assessment of skills, interests, and goals, while offering an action plan to achieve your objectives.

PMI Study Hall (Beta)
Offers candidates a sneak peek into new PMP exam resources. Offering includes outlines of exam content, daily practice questions, tips from experts, and resources for preparing for the exam

Coming Soon: New Digital Offerings

PMP Online Proctor Testing
We are targeting mid-April for exam candidates to have the option to take the Project Management Professional (PMP) exam online from their office or home. More details will follow. As a reminder, the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (ACP) and Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) certifications can already be taken online.

Brightline Digital Learning and Micro-Certification
Beginning in early May, practitioners can benefit from this online course on digital transformation and help to differentiate themselves with new knowledge. For existing PMI certification holders, this course will also be eligible for professional development units (PDUs). Stay tuned for more information.

Disciplined Agile Basics
This April, gain an introduction to Disciplined Agile and new ways of working (while earning PDUs) with this comprehensive online course. More info coming soon.

Micro-certifications
Access specialized learning and assessment tools to help you differentiate yourself and gain new skills. Look out for more of these opportunities this summer.

Online/Virtual Opportunities

SeminarsWorld®
COVID-19 may have upended travel plans around the globe, so we reconfigured SeminarsWorld® in McLean and SeminarsWorld® in Pittsburgh into a virtual format offering small group discussions and hands-on learning across a range of subject areas, enabling you to learn, network, and engage from home.

Online Learning
Nearly 300 online courses you can take anytime, right from your own home. Courses available in every area of project and program management, with content ranging from foundational to advanced in 13 languages.