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PM1: Introduction to Project Management

Guaranteed to Run Scheduled Fully Booked
Location
Wellington
Auckland
Sep 2019
30
Oct 2019
4
Nov 2019
29
Dec 2019
5
Code: PM1
Length: 1 Day
Overview

Practice using the tools and techniques of formal project management.

Delivery format(s)
On-Site
On-Site
Classroom
Classroom
OBJECTIVES
This course is designed to introduce students to project management. You will learn professional project management skills and techniques that can be used for technical and administrative projects.
PREREQUISITES

None.

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

After completing this course, students will be able to:

• Discuss the basic principles of project management. 
• Define the project to be managed. 
• Plan a project. 
• Implement a project management plan. 
• Complete a project. 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

Managers, technicall specialists and project team members who need an introduction to professional project management techniques.

COURSE OUTLINE

Project Management Concepts 
• Project Management Basics 
• The Project Life Cycle 
• Project Parameters 
• Project Management Software 
• Common Terms and Abbreviations 

Defining the Project 
• The Origin of Projects 
• Getting Underway: Action Items 
• Testing Your Preliminary Strategy 

Planning the Project 
• Planning the Three Project Dimensions 
• Planning the Quality Dimension 
• Planning the Time Dimension 
• Planning the Cost Dimension 
• Assigning Responsibility 

Implementing the Plan 
• The Implementation Phase 
• Controlling Work in Progress 
• Providing Feedback 
• Negotiating for Resources 
• Ten Guidelines for Effective Negotiation 
• Resolving Differences 
• Communicating 

Completing the Project 
• Bringing the Project to a Successful Conclusion 
• Project Management in a Nutshell 
• Summary 

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