Practical Project Management
Fridays | February 10 - April 21 | 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
If your work involves timelines and budgets, you’re probably managing some kind of project. Even if you don’t call yourself a project manager, project management principles will help you keep your projects on task, on time, and on budget. Practical Project Management delivers applicable tools that will empower you to align projects with your organization’s goals while earning a profit.
Effective project management is essential in today’s business world, and project management training will give you a competitive edge in the job market. This program is taught by engaging instructors who have substantial project management experience.
NOTE: While this program provides the 35 hours of education necessary to sit for the PMP Exam, it is not a PMP prep course.
Ten Sessions (Must attend 8/10)
Note: No class on March 17
- The Five Phases of a Project
- Stakeholder Management
- Organizational Structure & Its Influence on Projects
- Risks & Risk Management Plans
- Scheduling for Project Success
- Budget Development & Procurement Planning
- Project Monitoring & Control
- Quality Planning & Control
- Communication & Project Reporting
- Project Integration with Business Requirements
Is this course right for me? Yes if you're...
- A professional who manages timelines or budgets
- A project manager in need of formal training
- In need of education required for the PMP exam
What will this course prepare me to do?
- Speak the language of project management
- Identify the project’s stakeholders and communicate with them
- Ensure your project is completed in a manner which reflects well on you
- Initiate/Plan/Execute/Control/Monitor/Close a project
- Become familiar with the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK)