Managing projects is important to every business, yet many projects
managed by companies do not meet their expectations. Using proper project management
techniques you can achieve your project and business goals, save money on your projects,
control costs, set a schedule and keep to it, and have your customers totally satisfied
with your services.
This intensive introductory workshop provides the project management principles,
processes, and tools you need to effectively plan, manage, and control projects.
Participants are provided with the theory and practical examples of these techniques and
tools. Workshop exercises are also provided to enhance learning and encourage
participation. Walk away with skills which you could apply immediately on the job.
PM Tools & Techniques provides the basic fundamentals and
framework of project management based on the Project Management Institute (PMI) standards
and guidelines. This workshop is a prerequisite for any of the more advanced project
management workshops or project management certificate programs.
Following completion of this workshop, participants should be able to
understand and apply project management techniques on their projects at work. They
should be able to effectively manage small to medium size projects and achieve immediate
improvement on project performance.
This workshop is designed
specifically for the IT Industry.
What You Gain
Who Should Attend
This workshop is appropriate for those who manage projects, manage
teams, manage programs, or manage stakeholders at
all levels of experience. For new project managers, it offers new skill sets, for more
experienced project managers, it offers a project management methodology that is
consistent with standards of the Project Management Institute (PMI), the professional
association for project managers.
Typically most participants of this workshop want an understanding of
the Project Management Framework, based on the PMI standards, or are working towards a
Project Management Certificate.
The project management workshop material is specific to the IT industry.
The techniques you learn apply to every sector in the industry, incl:
- Software Developers
- IT Managers
- Project Management Concepts
- Project Organization Design
- Roles and Responsibilities
- Managing Project Teams
- Team Building
- Project Planning
- Work Scope Definition
- Schedule Development
- Budgeting and Cost Control
- Project Performance Tracking
- Project Control
- Managing Communications
- Conflict Management
- Risk Management
- Customer Satisfaction
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This workshop addresses several of the PMI Project
Management Subject Areas.
- Project Integration Management
- Project Planning
- Project Scope Management
- Project Time Management
- Project Cost Management
- Project Risk Management
- Project Human Resource Management
- Project Communications Management
Earn Project Management Credits
NPM is a recognized PMI Educational Provider which permits participants
to earn credits towards professional certification from the Project Management Institute
Obtaining Project Management Certification
If you are working towards obtaining professional certification from
PMI, this course provides credits towards project management experience which is required
as a prerequisites to your application for registration.
Maintaining Project Management Certification
If you are already a project management professional (PMP), the Project
Management Institute requires that you earn 60 professional development units (PDUs) every
three years to maintain certification.
workshop provides the following credits towards
maintaining your PMP certification.
Each of our instructors are seasoned Professional Project Managers with
at least 20 years industry experience. These are actively working professionals from
prominent project management firms that are experts in their area of project management.
They bring a wealth of hands on expertise in their subject area which participants say is
an important value they receive from our workshops and which enhances their learning.
What Participants Say
"Would recommend this
course to others, I thought it was well presented...the information was very
Facilities Management Officer
"A very good workshop, I came
away with a greater understanding of project management and tools which I can use manage
Architectural & Engineering Project Manager
"Exercises brought home project management
"Would recommend this course to those working on
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