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Project Management for Senior Managers

Course Overview

This one-day course introduces the senior managers, department managers, and other key stakeholders to the principles and processes of project management. Based on the PMI’s proven body of knowledge, the course introduces participants to common terms, concepts, tools, techniques, documents, and processes. Additionally, the course outlines the roles, responsibilities, and contributions of management and key stakeholders to successfully plan, execute, and close a project. Participants are encouraged to bring copies of their company’s mission statements and strategic plans with them to class. NOTE: This course will earn you 7 PDUs.

Who Should Attend

This class is intended for senior managers with experience sponsoring, supporting, or managing projects.

Course Outline

1 - Project Management Framework

  • What is a Project?
  • What is Project Management?
  • Role of a Project Manager
  • Project, Program, and Portfolio Management
  • Strategy, Portfolio, Program, and Project Management
  • Organizational Goals
  • Project Selection Criteria
  • The Project Life Cycle Overview
  • Case Study Selection

2 - Initiating

  • Initiating Process Group Overview
  • Develop Project Charter
  • Identify Stakeholders

3 - Planning

  • Planning Process Group Overview
  • Develop Project Management Plan
  • Collect Requirements
  • Define Scope and Create WBS
  • Determine Project ROI
  • Schedule Processes
  • Cost Management Processes
  • Plan Quality Management
  • Plan Human Resource Management
  • Project Human Resource Difficulties
  • Plan Communications Management
  • Risk Management Activities
  • Plan Procurement Management

4 - Executing

  • Executing Process Group Overview
  • Team Building
  • Lessons Learned

5 - Monitoring and Controlling

  • Monitoring and Controlling Process Group Overview
  • Perform Integrated Change Control
  • Monitoring and Controlling Processes
  • Verify Scope

6 - Closing

  • Closing Process Group Overview
  • Close Project or Phase
  • Close Procurements

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This is a 1-day class

Price: $599.00
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Class times are listed Eastern time. This class is available for Private Group Training

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05/23/2018 9:00AM - 5:00PM GTR Online LIVE OLL

Class times are listed Eastern time
This class is available for Private Group Training