Certification

PDUs

A PDU is a Professional Development Unit, commonly awarded by training companies like PrimeLearning, and sought by professional bodies and others as evidence that you have achieved certain education and training goals. One hour of PrimeLearning training is equivalent to one PDU.

How many PDUs do participants need to earn?

If applying to sit the PMP® examination for the first time, participants need 35 PDUs (or 35 contact hours). To maintain PMP® certification, a PMP® needs to accrue 60 PDUs over a three-year period.

Will I receive a Certificate of Mastery?

When you have successfully Mastered a PrimeLearning.com® curriculum, send an e-mail to certification@primelearning.com containing the following four pieces of information: your PrimeLMS Company ID, Login ID, the name of Curriculum you have successfully Mastered, and the address to which you would like your Certificate mailed. We will confirm your claim against our database and mail a certificate of Mastery within four weeks of receiving your request.

How much does the Certificate cost?

PrimeLearning is pleased to offer this service at no extra charge.

What PrimeLearning curricula apply toward PDUs?

Curriculum Name PDUs
Prime Project Management Professional 46 PDUs
Prime Project Management Fundamentals 23 PDUs
Prime Finance 20 PDUs
Prime Communication 16 PDUs
Prime Manager 36 PDUs
Prime Effectiveness 33 PDUs
Prime Negotiation 32 PDUs
Prime Team Building 17 PDUs
Prime Team Performance 17 PDUs
Prime Customer Care 28 PDUs
Prime Contact Center Agent 22 PDUs
Prime Call Center ABCs 15 PDUs
Prime Writing 16 PDUs
Prime Problem Solving 33 PDUs
Prime Sales 41 PDUs
Prime Diversity Awareness 7 PDUs
Prime Diversity Management 10 PDUs
Prime Marketing eBusiness 19 PDUs
Prime Compliance Code of Conduct 4 PDUs
Prime Compliance Workplace (for Employees) 6 PDUs
Prime Compliance Workplace (for Managers) 7 PDUs
Prime Compliance Safety 5 PDUs
Prime Compliance Business Ethics 8 PDUs
Prime Compliance Data Security 5 PDUs

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