This course is based on PMI’s Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide). Project Management Institute (PMI) is established in 1969 and headquartered outside Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA. Currently, PMI supports over 100,000 members in 125 countries worldwide. PMI members are individuals practicing and studying project management in many difference industry areas. PMI provides global leadership in the development of standards for the practice of the project management profession throughout the world. PMI’s premiere standards document, A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide). The PMBOK Guide is approved as an American National Standard (ANS) by the American National Standard Institute (ANSI).