Project Management Foundations - 4 days

Course Description

This workshop is an introduction to project management principles and practices, and a first step for those seeking PMI Project Management Professional (PMP) certification. Students will learn and experience the basics of initiating, planning, executing, controlling and closing projects. Topics include establishing a project team, identifying and validating requirements, defining project baselines, developing work breakdown structures, managing risk, and controlling projects through the use of earned value analysis. Students will participate in a variety of class exercises to enhance their understanding of project management processes.

Learning Objectives
   • Understand the Project Life Cycle
   • Developing the project definition
   • Selecting a project team
   • Develop a communications plan
   • Identify and validate project requirements
   • Prepare and use a WBS
   • Identify and manage risk
   • Establishing a project estimate
   • Establishing a project schedule
   • Managing change
   • Execute project closeout activities

Materials Included
   • Student Guide
   • PMBOK 2004 Edition
   • Certificate of Participation

This workshop is designed for anyone interested in learning the fundamentals of managing projects or for those seeking a first step towards PMI Project Management Professional certification.


$1,795 per person

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