About the course
This course will give students an overview of the entire project management process, as well as key project management tools they can use every day. Organisations have discovered that principles that have been used to create immense success in large projects can also be applied to smaller projects meaning that the things learnt whilst taking this course will greatly benefit students in any project that they wish to take on.
What will I learn?
The Course Topics include:
1. Key Concepts (I)
2. Key Concepts (II)
3. Initiation (I)
4. Initiation (II)
5. Planning (I)
6. Planning (II)
7. Planning Tools
8. Executing the Project
9. Maintaining and Controlling the Project
10. Closing Out
Benefits of the course
1. Identify the importance of the PMBOK and PMI
2. To identify the five process groups and nine knowledge areas as defined by the PMI
3. To describe the triple constraint
4. To perform a project needs assessment and write goals, requirements, and deliverables
5. To create key project documents, including the statement of work, project planning worksheet, and project charter
6. To build a project schedule by estimating time, costs, and resources
7. To understand and use the work breakdown structure
8. To create project planning documents, such as a schedule, risk management plan, and communication plan
9. To use planning tools, including the Gantt chart, network diagram, and RACI chart
10. To establish and use baselines
11. To monitor and maintain the project
12. To perform basic management tasks, including leading status meetings and ensuring all documents are complete at the end of the project
Who is this course for?
individuals who wish to know the ins and outs of managing a project and want to have a set plan that they can apply to any project that they wish to take on.