Project Management Fundamentals

  • Duration 1 days
  • Price $325
  • Certifications N/A
  • Exams N/A
Course Overviewremove_circle_outline

You will examine the elements of sound project management and apply the generally recognized practices to successfully manage projects.

Target Studentadd_circle_outline

This course is designed for individuals whose primary job is not project management, but who manage projects on an informal basis. Also, anyone who is considering a career path in project management and desiring a complete overview of the field and its generally accepted practices can take up this course.

Course Outlineadd_circle_outline

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Project Management

  • Describe a Project
  • Describe the Project Management Life Cycle
  • Identify the Role of a Project Manager

Lesson 2: Initiating a Project

  • Determine the Scope of a Project
  • Identify the Skills for a Project Team
  • Identify the Risks to a Project

Lesson 3: Planning for Time and Cost

  • Create a Work Breakdown Structure
  • Sequence the Activities
  • Create a Project Schedule
  • Determine Project Costs

Lesson 4: Planning for Project Risks, Communication, and Change Control

  • Analyze the Risks to a Project
  • Create a Communication Plan
  • Plan for Change Control

Lesson 5: Managing a Project

  • Begin Project Work
  • Execute the Project Plan
  • Track Project Progress
  • Report Performance
  • Implement Change Control

Lesson 6: Executing the Project Closeout Phase

  • Close a Project
  • Create a Final Report

It is recommended that you have attended a Word - Level 1 course or possess equivalent knowledge. On-the-job experience working within managed projects would also be beneficial.

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