PM Expert Company has reached another milestone - the 50,000th training certificate has been awarded
In April 17, 2013 PM Expert, a member of ARMADA Group (MICEX-RTS: ARMD), awarded a Certificate to the 50,000th participant of the project management courses. As a result of a lottery the jubilee certificate went to Alesya Balashova, the Internal communications manager of «SVEZA-Les».
PM Expert keeps leading positions both in volume and quality of services in the field of project management training in Russia. During the company lifetime about 35 000 specialists from more than 2,000 companies were trained in PM Expert. The average satisfaction mark of the company courses was more than 9 points on a 1-10 scale. In August, PM Expert issued a certificate to 45000th attendee of project management courses. Eight months later, the company awarded the next jubilee certificate - № 50 000.
The jubilee certificate has been raffled among the students of the course «Company Project Management Based on A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) 5th Edition (2012)», which was performed by one of the leading trainers of the company, Adviser to the General Director on the Issues of Training Practice Vladimir Pigalov, MBA, PMP, IPMA (C), PME. Certificate number 50 000 and gifts from PM Expert were received by Alesya Balashova, manager of internal communications of «SVEZA-Les».
In addition, all the participants of the jubilee course have received gifts from the Company - the opportunity to take a free PME® certification exam. The gift certificates were awarded by PM Expert’s managing partner Alexander Pavlov, PhD, PMP, PRIME. The holders of the certificates №49 999 and №50 001 received memorable presents and the opportunity to get further training at PM Expert courses free of charge.
«Project management is very important for our company - said the owner of the jubilee certificate № 50 000, Alesya Balashova. – Many projects are currently implemented in «SVEZA» (including projects in the HR department). In order to achieve our goals by the time fixed, to adopt a more systematic approach to project management, we needed to gain additional knowledge in the field of project management. That’s why we contacted PM Expert».
«Vladimir Pigalov is a great coach, - added Olga Karpunina, a representative of a large IT company, the owner of the certificate № 50 001. - He explains everything quite clearly and comprehensibly, with plenty of examples from real life. The course was very useful and interesting, it allowed not only to gain new knowledge, but also to organize and structure the existing information».
«The extent of trainings provided by our company continues to grow steadily from year to year - says PM Expert’s managing partner and training practice sponsor Alexander Pavlov, PMP, PME, PRIME, PhD. – the 50,000th certificate, 35,000 trained specialists - these numbers are better than any words prove the quality of our training products. In fact, the number of people trained in our company is comparable to the population of such country as Monaco. At that, almost every third student of the first course came back to us for further study. We continue to develop actively and we are sure that our training programs will be able to meet the growing interest of the Russian market for knowledge in the field of project management».
Today, PM Expert offers the most diverse in the Russian market line of project management training courses, and continues to develop it intensively, including e-learning. In January, 2013 PM Expert became the first company that offered to the Russian market the courses based on the new editions of Project Management Institute (PMI)® standards, released in December 2012: PMBOK® Guide, The Standard for Program Management 3rd Edition, The Standard for Portfolio Management 3rd Edition. In addition, in February, 2013 the company released a new e-learning course, based on the provisions of the Russian State Standard R 54869-2011 "Project management. Requirements for project management”. The project management course based on ISO 21500:2012 standard and project stakeholders management training course are currently at the final stages of development.
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