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Project Management Fundamentals

Program Overview

Effective Project Management is critical to today’s business and organizational success. Through in-class practice of concepts and processes, learn proven techniques, enhanced skills and best practice principles to lay a solid Project Management foundation back at the office. 

 

From project initiation, planning and execution to managing, controlling and closing projects, you will leave this 3-day course with a thorough understanding of how to make your projects successful.  Instruction will be based upon the Project Management Institute’s (PMI) Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) and key portions of Microsoft Project software will be used to demonstrate activities, duration, task relationships, Gantt Charts, network diagrams and the critical path method.

Format

3 day seminar

Credit Available:
18 PDUs
 
Cost:

$2,095

This program has been approved by the New Jersey Department of Labor for workforce training grants.  Funding may be available for those receiving unemployment benefits.  Contact us for more information.
This program has been approved by the New Jersey Department of Labor for workforce training grants.  Funding may be available for those receiving unemployment benefits.  Contact us for more information. - See more at: http://cmd.rutgers.edu/programs/masters-certificate-nextgen-hr#tab-Overview
This program has been approved by the New Jersey Department of Labor for workforce training grants.  Funding may be available for those receiving unemployment benefits.  Contact us for more information. - See more at: http://cmd.rutgers.edu/programs/masters-certificate-nextgen-hr#tab-Overview

 

Who Should Attend

  • Current or future project managers
  • “Involuntary” project managers (PM secondary to primary job responsibility)
  • Project team members, including paraprofessional associates
  • Management staff with project management accountability
  • Subject matter experts who contribute to projects
  • Project stakeholders

 

Program Benefits

This Project Management course will help current and future project managers, as well as those with a peripheral responsibility for project management, meet the challenges of a rapidly changing business environment.  Course pre-work will cover the concept of the Project Charter.  The in-class program will start with Project Management essentials, and over the 3-day course progress to cover: scope, time management, IT, risk, communication, teams, and project closeout.  At the conclusion of the seminar, participants will have a solid framework of project management knowledge and skills for immediate application in the workplace.

Curriculum

  1. Project Management Concepts
  2. Project Initiation
  3. Project Scope
  4. Time Management
  5. Project Management Information Systems
  6. Risk Management
  7. Communication
  8. Project Teams
  9. Project Closeout
Program Dates Location Duration Details
Sep 29 - Oct 1, 2014 - Project Management Fundamentals Piscataway, NJ 3 Days Details
$2,095