Essential Tools and Techniques for Project Management



Course Introduction

New or existing project team members seeking an intensive training to gain a quick understanding or refresher on core project management concepts

  • New or existing project team members seeking an intensive training to gain a quick understanding or refresher on core project management concepts.
  • Be able to speak project management language
  • Understand common project management approaches
  • Learn how to initiate a project by developing a charter and business case
  • Understand how to gather requirements and plan schedule, cost and communications
  • Learn how to execute a project managing schedule, scope, costs, issues, risks and communication
  • Know how to properly close or transition a project
  • Illustrative lectures, real life case studies, video presentations, application of templates, group discussions and presentations
  • Overview of key project management frameworks
  • Developing a project charter
  • Defining a business case
  • Gathering requirements
  • Planning schedule, costs and communication
  • Reporting progress and managing stakeholders
  • Differentiating between risks and issues
  • Managing your team, schedule, costs and quality
  • Transitioning or closing a project