Project Management Fundamentals Course

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Kevin Archbold
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Project management is being increasingly recognized as a vital skill-set for many management positions, not just those with the title of “project manager”. This course provides in-depth, practical, project management training. You will discuss projects from your own organization, and review tools and templates we use every day to manage real projects.

Project Management Fundamentals Course Objectives:

By the end of the course you will be able to:

  • Understand the language and structure of the Project Management Institute’s Body of Knowledge.
  • Discuss the advantages of different life cycle approaches.
  • Understand the value of project charter documents.
  • Identify and engage stakeholders more effectively.
  • Consider the impact of the environment or context in which your projects occur on your planning processes.
  • Develop work breakdown structures to better define your project and reduce the likelihood of missed scope.
  • Develop network diagrams that model how your project will be executed.
  • Schedule your project and identify the critical path.
  • Use various tools and reports to improve project communications.
  • Add resource and cost information to your plans.
  • Run better project status meetings.
  • Better estimate your project costs and durations.
  • Identify, prioritize, respond to, and manage, project risks.
  • Track issues and action items in a more systematic manner. Update your project plans on a regular basis.
  • Measure how your project is progressing.
  • Work with schedule delays and modify your project plan appropriately to minimize their impact.

Fundamentals of Project Management Course Details Length: 24 hours.

Style: Instructor-led, using PowerPoint presentations, facilitated discussions, individual and group exercises.

Texts: Participants receive a copy of PMI’s PMBOK® Guide, and a course participant’s manual/binder.

Format: Classroom. No computers required.

Prerequisites: None.

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