Students Will Learn:
- Identify Project Phases and Parameters
- Create a Project Charter
- Specify Project Deliverables
- Perform Requirements Gathering and Set Project Scope
- Structure and Sequence Work
- Perform Resource, Time, and Cost Estimation
- Manage Risk and Prepare for Setbacks
- Manage Change Control
- Identify and Manage Stakeholders
- Prepare a Project Management Plan
- Use Monitoring and Variance Control Methods
Course Description: Successfully managing a project requires effective planning and management using best practices in each phase of the project's life cycle. By understanding the fundamentals of project management, you will be better prepared to initiate a project in your organization and position it for success. This course emphasizes practical approaches to effective project management consistent with the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK)®. The course thoroughly analyzes techniques for dealing with stakeholders throughout the project and managing scope, time, cost, resources, milestones and risk. Participants are encouraged to discuss how the concepts and skills can be applied to project work in their application domain.
This class helps towards earning the required project management education hours needed for PMI® certifications such as Project Management Professional (PMP)® and Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® as well as earning PDU's required for maintaining certification. Please visit here for details on certification and PDU requirements.
Course Prerequisites: This course is designed for project managers, team members, and senior managers looking to acquire a firm grasp of specific steps in the project management process.
Project Management Course Overview:
|Project Management Basics And Terminology
||Initiating The Project
|Planning Project Work To Meet
|Developing Project Schedule, Cost Estimates And Budget
|Planning Project Quality, Staffing And Communications
||Analyzing Risk And Planning Risk Responses
|Planning Project Procurements
||Managing for Optimal Results
|Monitoring And Controlling Work Toward Deliverables
||Monitoring And Controlling Project Scope, Schedule And Cost
|Closing The Project
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