Project management training

Project management
Training course

Duration : 2 days

Requirements :  None

Project management Training course

Who is the course aimed at ?

  • Junior project managers
  • Future project managers
  • Project stakeholders
  • Anyone working in a project environment

Objectives of the course

  • Understand what a project is and its components
  • Learn the basics of project management
  • Understand how to manage a project
  • Identify its role and how it adds value to a project

Training program

1 Project management basics

  • Key concepts
  • Project players: roles & responsibilities
  • Standards and benchmarks

2 What does project management involve ?

  • Activities (definition, planning, estimates, follow-up/control/progress, reporting)
  • Project closure
  • Snags to avoid
  • Why things go wrong
  • Success factors vs. failure factors
  • Project management tools

3 Definition

  • Project charter
  • WBS (work breakdown structure)
  • Specifications

4 Risks

  • What is a risk ?
  • How can you manage risks ?
    • Identify and assess risks
    • Monitor and control risks

5 Estimates

  • Schedule
    • How to put together a project schedule
    • Optimizing a project schedule
  • The budget
    • Costs
    • Human and material resources

6 Project management

  • Performance, monitoring, key indicators
  • Change management
  • Progress
  • Reporting