Project Management Course, The

  • The Project Management Course Virtual Classroom version fertures three days with both live instructor-led virtual components, as well as pre-recorded videos that will be viewed by participants at strategic points before and during the sessions. Limited homework will be required for pre-recorded video viewing and work required on participants’ own projects. This course structuring allows the instructor to concentrate on more challenging concepts, as well as discussions, polls, breakout groups and the application of key learning concepts.

    Course Structure

    Course Introduction – Pre-recorded
    Project Framework – Pre-recorded
    Definitions, Knowledge Areas, Process Groups – Pre-recorded
    Roles and Responsibilities – Pre-recorded
    Business Requirements/Initiation – Instructor Led
    Project Requirements – Instructor Led
    Work Requirements – Instructor Led
    Building the Schedule – Instructor Led
    Quality and Resources – Instructor Led
    Project Risk – Instructor Led
    Stakeholders/Communication – Instructor Led
    Costs – Pre-recorded
    Project Execution – Pre-recorded
    Monitoring and Controlling – Instructor Led
    Project Close-out – Instructor Led

    One follow-up 2-hour session for open discussion and review – Instructor Led (Timing and details to be confirmed in class)

    Course Objectives

    • Learn the critical components of successful project management
    • Turn theory into practical application
    • Key learning points – Applied to a select project in class (groupwork)
    • Key learning points – Applied to participant project (limited homework)
    • Understand the 6 critical documents
    • Share experiences

    Course Schedule – 3 days

    • Morning session 10am-12pm
    • Lunch 12-1pm
    • Afternoon session  1-3pm

    Registration Savings

    Attend both The Project Management Course and Using Microsoft Project® Workshop and save $500. The optional 3-day Microsoft Project® workshop is only $1,750 when you attend the seminar (regularly $2,250).

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    • “The course offered valuable information to develop a meaningful, practical, clear and successful project. Careful attention was given to delivering on time, in budget, as per scope defined.”

      F. BagleyCo-ordinating Superintendant, Director's Office, York Catholic District School Board
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