Project Management

Project management is not just restricted to certain industries, or to individuals with certification as a project manager. Lots of us are expected to complete assignments that are not a usual part of our job, and to get the job done well, within our budget, and on time.

This workshop is intended for participants who understand the conceptual phase of a project’s life cycle, including setting goals, creating a vision statement, and creating the Statement of Work. This course will take participants through the remaining three stages: planning, execution, and termination.

What will student learn?

 Identify your project’s tasks and resources
 Order tasks using the Work Breakdown Structure
 Schedule tasks effectively
 Use basic planning tools such as a Gantt chart, PERT diagram, and network diagram
 Prepare a project budget
 Modify the project budget and schedule to meet targets
 Prepare a final project plan
 Execute and terminate a project
 Develop and manage a change control process

What topics are covered?

 What really needs to be done?
 Procurement methods
 Scheduling techniques (including Gantt charts, network diagrams, flow charts, and PERT diagrams)
 Budgeting and Cost Estimation
 Risk Management
 HR Management
 Controlling and Monitoring changes
 Closing out a project

What’s included?

 Instruction by an expert facilitator with PMP designation
 Small, interactive classes
 Specialized manual and course materials
 Personalized certificate of completion