CrossKnowledge Approved as Registered Education Provider by Project Management Institute

Sep 06, 2012, 11:21 ET from CrossKnowledge

PARIS, September 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

CrossKnowledge today announces that the Project Management Institute (PMI), the world's largest project management member association, has named it as a Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.). R.E.P.s are organizations that have been approved by PMI to help project managers achieve and maintain the Project Management Professional (PMP)®, Program Management Professional (PgMP)® and other PMI professional credentials. These organizations have met PMI's rigorous quality criteria for course content, instructor qualification, and instructional design.

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Project managers are increasingly turning to R.E.P.s for certification training and maintenance, especially since median salaries for the profession now exceed $100,000 (USD).

CrossKnowledge now offers PMP® the best elearning modules on soft skills, so that the renewal of their certification would also be an opportunity to develop their personal and professional skills. In fact, beyond the technical competencies, the CrossKnowledge activities focus on behavioral competencies, that have proven to be very useful when managing a project, selling it, and working with the project team.

Through the CrossKnowledge activities, PMP® can achieve the validation of the 60 PDUs needed for the maintenance of their certification. At the end of each activity, an attestation of the achieved PDUs is sent to the learner, and recognized by PMI. This offer, by proposing an unmatched quality in 100% distance learning, is particularly suitable for all PMPs® looking for a flexible solution and willing to have access to trainings developed with professors teaching in the most prestigious Business Schools.

For companies, this offer represents an adaptable structure through which they can enable their staff to maintain their certification without taking a toll on their daily work life, for a very competitive price.

CrossKnowledge joins more than 1,500 R.E.P.s in more than 80 countries. These organizations include commercial training providers, academic institutions, and corporate training departments within corporations and government agencies.

About CrossKnowledge -

With more than 2.5 million users, CrossKnowledge is the European Leader in distance learning solutions. CrossKnowledge enables organisations to successfully evolve by developing each individual. CrossKnowledge offers integrated solutions which use exclusive learning formats, amongst the most sought after content in the world and a range of accompanying services, according to a company's needs. These solutions guarantee a unique learning experience for the individual and a real return on investment for the organisation. CrossKnowledge's learning content and formats are developed in collaboration with an international 'Faculty', comprising the best authors, professors and Management professionals from the most renowned Business Schools in the world. CrossKnowledge has created the CrossKnowledge Academy in order to formalise and share its expertise in instructional design and deployment with its clients via certification programmes. CrossKnowledge provides solutions adapted to companies of all sizes and is present in 25 countries through its network of global offices and partners. The group's clients include AkzoNobel, Aviva, AXA, BBVA, Belgacom, BNP Paribas, Carrefour, CocaCola Entreprise, FedEx, Geodis, Jaguar Land Rover, NHS, Schneider Electric, Sodexo, Tesco, Thales….

About Project Management Institute (PMI)

PMI is the world's largest project management member association, representing more than 600,000 practitioners in more than 185 countries. As a global thought leader and knowledge resource, PMI advances the profession through its global standards and credentials, collaborative chapters and virtual communities and academic research. When organizations invest in project management, supported by PMI, executives have confidence that their important initiatives will deliver expected results, greater business value and competitive advantage.

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