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OPMT 3525 - CAPM/PMP Certification Exam Preparation

Operations Management Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

BCIT is planning for a substantial return to on-campus activity for the fall 2021 term as informed by BC Public Health Officer guidelines. Refer to each course listing for details.

Course Details

This course concentrates on exam content from the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge-Sixth Edition (PMBOK® Guide). The program is designed for preparing you to write the Project Management Institute (PMI) Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®) certification exam and provides PMBOK® Guide review for the Project Management Professional (PMP®) certification exam. You will prepare for the exam through a comprehensive review of the process groups and knowledge areas as they relate to examination, including a review of the key concepts, terminology, and principles. The course includes an outline of the certification process and exam format, along with practice exam questions, a simulated exam, and practical test-taking techniques.


OPMT 2500 and OPMT 2505 and OPMT 2510 and OPMT 2515




$461.29 - $464.11 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Winter 2022

Below are two offerings of this course for the Winter 2022 term.

CRN 82134

Thu Feb 17 - Thu Mar 24 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Feb 17 - Mar 24 Thu 18:00 - 21:00 BBY NE01 Rm. 402


Alex Fakidis

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim



CRN 85361

Thu Feb 17 - Thu Mar 24 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Feb 17 - Mar 24 Online


Alex Fakidis

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim




  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Please note that the lecture component for this course is asynchronous, not requiring you to meet each and every week at a specific time, however, there will be specific timelines for assignments and exams. It is important you have a stable and consistent internet connection to access course content. Course content, type and quality of assignments, and general standards for this online course are the same as classroom courses. To be successful in this online course, plan to spend 7-10 hours per week on your studies, or more of it’s a condensed course, starting Week 1. Important course information will be sent to your myBCIT account prior to your course start date.

5 seats remaining as of Nov 28, 2021 10:15 pm (PST). Availability may change at any time.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Apply the project management key concepts, terminology, organizational influences, and project life cycle.
  • Describe the Project Management Process Groups.
  • Describe the Project Management Knowledge Areas.
  • Apply inputs, tools and techniques, and outputs for each of the Project Management Knowledge Areas.
  • Apply test-taking techniques for writing the exam.

Effective as of Fall 2017

Related Programs

OPMT 3525 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Project Management
    Part-time   Associate Certificate


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