In this course, students will identify effective project management practices and their related processes. They will examine the elements of sound project management and apply the generally recognized practices to successfully manage projects. This course may earn a Credly Badge.

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Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- identify the key processes and requirements of project management.
- initiate a project.
- plan for time and cost.
- plan for project risks, communication, and change control.
- manage a project.
- execute the project closeout phase.

1
  • Getting Started with Project Management

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

2
  • Initiating a Project

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

3
  • Planning for Time and Cost

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

4
  • Planning for Project Risks, Communication, and Change Control

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

5
  • Managing a Project

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

6
  • Executing the Project Closeout Phase

  • Close a Project
    Create a Final Report

Audience

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.

Language

English

Prerequisites

To ensure your success, we recommend you have some working knowledge of your computers operating system.

Course Info

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Cost: $ 595

Length: 1.0 day (8 hours)

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