For passing the PMP Exam, experience in project management work may not be adequate for the aspirants. PMP certification examination requires committed and thorough training even for ones that come from a project management background.
Listed below are some of the best PMP Exam preparation study materials and books for 2021.
#1 PMP EXAM PREP (10TH EDITION)
Author : Rita Mulcahy Learning Solutions
Cost : $79.99
- 400+ exercises and practice questions throughout the book
- Practice exams and exercises focussed on essential concepts
Rita Mulcahy has been helping project managers all over the world for more than 25 years pass the PMP exam, with her PMP Exam Prep book.
For the tenth edition, RMC called in top experts to provide agile content that will help prepare students for the new exam being launched in January 2021. The book has been completely updated to provide even more depth into areas of project process, integration, communications, stakeholders and more.
The latest edition has support for 2021 PMI Examination Content Outline (ECO), for Exams taken from 2021.
#2 PMP EXAM PREP SIMPLIFIED
Author : Andrew Ramdayal
Cost : $47.49
- 430 Videos
- 1500 review questions
- Full Length Mock exam
This prep guide also covers the 2021 PMP Exam. This guide includes access to their e-learning course with over 35 hours of project management education. This e-learning course will grant you a certificate you can use to apply for your PMP exam.
This book includes the new Agile related topics from PMBOK 6th Edition and covers Predictive, Agile and Hybrid Project Management as subjects.
The book also covers a thorough review of the new PMI Examination Content Outline (ECO), which is especially useful to understand the structure and composition of the new PMP examination.
#3 PMP PROJECT MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL EXAM STUDY GUIDE (10TH EDITION)
Author : Kim Heldman
Cost : $47.99
- 4 Custom Practice Exams
- 500 Electronic Flashcards
- 2 hours of audio instruction
- Searchable Key term glossary
The PMP Project Management Professional Exam Study Guide, 10th Edition is fully updated to include recent 2021 changes to the exam. The study reflects the Project Management Process and Procedures found in the revised PMBOK Guide, 6th Edition.
It also presents real world scenarios, project application sidebars, and chapter review questions.
There is also a beneficial, on-the-go resource: an interactive online learning environment and test bank. This environment includes an assessment test, chapter tests, practice exams, electronic flashcards, and a glossary of key terms. A thorough review is the best prep for a challenging certification exam.
#4 ALL-IN-ONE PMP EXAM PREP KIT
Author : Darron L. Clark
Cost : $39.99
- 1300 Questions/Answers/Explanations
- 5 Complete Mock Exams
- 100s of Flashcards
- Project Templates ready for use at work
This All-In-One PMP Exam Prep Kit utilizes five teaching methods, ensuring every type of learner can learn the material and pass the exam on their first try.
This PMP exam book in paperback format is a comprehensive resource for professionals planning to take the certification test. It utilizes visual, language, oral, texting, and memorization teaching methods to help the learner master the materials and pass the exams on their first try. The book contains 780 pages that includes chapters discussing all PMP processes and knowledge areas. It also has over 1300 questions, answers, and explanations, five complete mock exams, hundreds of flashcards, and project templates ready to use for work.
#5 THE PMP EXAM: HOW TO PASS ON YOUR FIRST TRY: 6TH EDITION + AGILE (TEST PREP)
Author : Andy Crowe
Cost : $85.99
- 475 practice exam questions
- links to 60 videos
- End-of-chapter quizzes
- Mock final exam
This book is based on the 6th Edition PMBOK Guide & has been fully updated for the Jan 2021 PMP exam, including the all-important agile content. The This comprehensive study resource includes Coverage of predictive, agile, and hybrid approaches, as all the processes, inputs, tools, and outputs to be tested, and insider secrets. A complete guide for the PMP certification exam also includes test tricks and tips, links to more than 60 videos with explanations of concepts, 475 practice exam questions including end of chapter quizzes, a simulated final exam, and trial access to an e-learning portal with an extra 100 simulated practice exam questions.
#6 PASS PMP IN 21 DAYS | PRACTICE TESTS
Author : Kavita Sharma
Cost : $24.00
- Based on 21 days plan
- Day wise questions
After the recent content update of 2021, it is more important that the PMP aspirant’s mindset needs to be more agile and focused on the project life cycle with an understanding of broader concepts. The book is updated to ensure that it is aligned with the latest update of the PMP exam content outline for 2021.
This book is written with the assumption that you have gone through the 35 PDU course.
This is primarily written to revise the topics and evaluate your knowledge and build the missing pieces if any. The book does not have 3 full-length questions, and you can check lms.kavitasharma.net to get the full-length questions (You need to buy them) or use any other question bank.
#7 2021 PMP MOCK PRACTICE TESTS
Author : Yassine Tounsi
Cost : $19.99
- 5 Custom Mock Exams
- 1 Full Practise Exam
- 380 Real world scenario questions (With detailed answers and explanations)
This book equips PMP aspirants with an encompassing set of Mock tests to get fully prepared for the PMP certification exam. The included set of tests is fully aligned with the latest updates of the exam to implicate best practices, the role of the project manager, and the growing importance of agile and other adaptive and iterative practices.
Along with the real-world scenarios, the book presents detailed answers and explanations covering the most up-to-date solutions of critical topics and questions allowing you to gauge your readiness and avoid surprises on exam day.
In the past, he has been associated with companies like Mastek and 3i Infotech Ltd (erstwhile ICICI Infotech Ltd). An NIT (Erstwhile REC) / IIM Kozhikode graduate, now as an entrepreneur, he is pursuing his dream of creating an organization for providing quality training in the fields of Project Management and Business Analysis. His other areas of interest are Business Analysis consulting and mentorship. Over the years, he has mentored and guided more than 1000 professionals.