Strategic PDU Bundle

The Project Management Institute (PMI ) requires all credential holders to earn PDUs in the three areas of the PMI Talent Triangle . MindEdge has combined four online, self-paced courses into this Strategic PDU Bundle, to provide practitioners with many of the PDUs they need to fulfill requirements in this important skill area!

The four self-paced courses included in this bundle Emotional Intelligence for Project Managers, Introduction to Finance, PM Primer: Conflict Resolution, and Understanding and Managing Budgets provide 11 PDUs in total, with 7.25 PDUs specifically targeted to Strategic and Business Management competencies.

Each of the four courses in the bundle contains real-world examples, videos, interactive games, assessments, and focused instruction. Glossaries and search functions help students quickly and easily navigate through the course, and "Ask the Expert" features allow students to pose course-related questions that will be resolved within 24-48 hours by a specialist in the field.

Courses included in this certificate program are listed at the bottom of this page.

Key Features

  • Expert-supported
  • Mobile-friendly
  • Accessible
  • Badge and credit-awarding
  • Games & Flashcards
  • Video content
  • Real-world case studies
  • Audio-enabled in app

Notes
All courses in this certificate have an "Ask the Expert" feature, which submits your questions directly to an expert in the field you are studying. Questions are answered as quickly as possible and usually within 24 hours.

This course does not require any additional purchases of supplementary materials.

Learners must achieve an average test score of at least 70% to meet the minimum successful completion requirement and qualify to receive IACET CEU credit. Learners will have three attempts at all graded assessments.

Project Management Institute, PMI, the Registered Education Provider logo, Project Management Professional, PMP, Project Management Body of Knowledge, PMBOK, PMI Agile Certified Practitioner, PMI-ACP, PMI Risk Management Professional, PMI-RMP, the PMI Talent Triangle, and the PMI Talent Triangle logo are marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

Information in this course has been taken from A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, (PMBOK Guide) Sixth Edition, Project Management Institute Inc.

Courses include:

Emotional Intelligence for Project Managers
Introduction to Finance
PM Primer: Conflict Resolution
Understanding and Managing Budgets

Certificate Details

Courses may be taken separately, or as a certificate.

  • Dates: Open enrollment
  • Duration: 360 days
  • Time: 11 hours
  • Location: Online
  • Course Fee: $249.00 USD
  • CEUs: Total PDUs/Contact Hours: 11 | Leadership PDUs: 0.75 | Strategic & Business Management PDUs: 7.25 | Technical PM PDUs: 3 CEUs: 0.9 (Contact Hours: 11)
  • Code: 01-PRO-MALA-ON

Emotional Intelligence for Project Managers

Emotional intelligence (EI) is our ability to identify and control our emotions to achieve positive outcomes in our relationships. Project managers with high EI are better equipped to deal with team members, vendors, stakeholders, and sponsors and to handle and resolve conflicts. This course reviews the underlying concepts of emotional intelligence and explores how project managers can improve, and make use, of their emotional intelligence.
  • Dates: Open enrollment
  • Duration: 90 days
  • Time: 3 hours
  • Location: Online
  • Course Fee: $79.00 USD
  • CEUs: .3 CEUs | 5 (ISC)2 CPEs | 3 PDUs
    Total (ISC)2 CPEs: 5
    Group A: 0
    Group B: 5
    Total PMI PDUs/Contact Hours: 3
    Leadership: 0.5
    Strategic & Business Management: 1
    Technical: 1.5
    IACET CEUs: .3
  • Code: 01-PRO-MALA-ON

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Introduction to Finance

Understanding basic finance is important for any managerial position, even non-financial managers. This introductory-level course starts at the beginning, discussing finance as an organizational setting and legal forms of business. The course continues on to cover the responsibilities of financial managers, roles of finance in a typical business organization, and relevant financial markets of interest to financial managers. Further, the course will discuss corporate financing and the role the stock market plays in the business world.
  • Dates: Open enrollment
  • Duration: 90 days
  • Time: 3 hours
  • Location: Online
  • Course Fee: $70.00 USD
  • CEUs: .3 CEUs | 3 PDUs Total PMI PDUs/Contact Hours: 3 Leadership: 0.25 Strategic & Business Management: 2.75 IACET CEUs: .3
  • Code: 01-PRO-BUS-ON

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PM Primer: Conflict Resolution

This online course focuses on how project managers can resolve conflicts in a project setting. Any time you convene a group of people to work together as closely as project teams do, conflicts are bound to happen. Project team members will likely have different views, personalities, and work styles that may clash as project objectives and goals are pursued.
  • Dates: Open enrollment
  • Duration: 90 days
  • Time: 2 hours
  • Location: Online
  • Course Fee: $79.00 USD
  • CEUs: Total PDUs/Contact Hours: 2 | Strategic & Business Management PDUs: 1.25 | Technical PM PDUs: 0.75
  • Code: 01-PRO-MALA-ON

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Understanding and Managing Budgets

A budget is a detail of expenses and incomes for a set period of time. This introductory-level course covers budgets and how they are used in organizational settings including the uses and functions of master budgets, operating budgets, sales, production and cost of goods sold budgets, and cash budgets. You will also learn about the budgeting process, and how organizations are using different budgeting techniques to overcome operating challenges.
  • Dates: Open enrollment
  • Duration: 90 days
  • Time: 3 hours
  • Location: Online
  • Course Fee: $79.00 USD
  • CEUs: .3 CEUs | 3 PDUs Total PMI PDUs/Contact Hours: 3 Strategic & Business Management: 2.25 Technical: 0.75 IACET CEUs: .3
  • Code: 01-PRO-BUS-ON

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