Practical Project Management

Description

This course combines Management and Project Management concepts that will help your group to put a structure in your organizational projects.

Course Content

  1. Defining Management
  2. Understanding Management Functions (Planning, Organizing, Leading, and Controlling)
  3. Identifying Managerial Roles (Interpersonal, Informational, and Decisional)
  1. Reviewing project successes and their inherent characteristic
  2. Understanding the factors that contribute to project failure and how project management disciplines and processes target these areas to ensure repeatable delivery success
  3. Defining a project and project management
  4. Exploring project management parameters
  5. Critical skills for successful project management
  1. Examining life cycles and their significance within a project environment
  2. Examining phase activities, milestones and gates
  3. Identifying phase deliverables and their importance for ultimate project success
  1. Developing the project charter
  2. Identifying and analyzing key stakeholders
  1. Scoping the project – understanding and defining the scope, and obtaining key stakeholder signoff
  2. Creating the Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) and scheduling
  3. Understanding the Critical Path and how a Project Manager utilizes it for greater project control
  4. Establishing a project baseline, against which to track progress
  1. Identifying risks and planning risk responses
  2. Conducting/contributing to quality planning
  1. Tracking and controlling the project
  2. Using earned value to report progress
  3. Applying a disciplined change control management method
  4. Managing risks and issues
  5. Managing project quality
  6. Reporting and communication
  1. Conducting formal project closure
  2. Reviewing post implementation – gathering, documenting and assimilating lessons learned
    • Makati
    • +63 2 8891 0722
    • +63 2 8891 0713
    • +63 2 8751 6482
    • Intramuros
    • +63 2 8524-5572
    • Intramuros
    • 658 Muralla St., Intramuros, Manila 1002, Philippines


    • Makati
    • 333 Sen. Gil Puyat Ave., Makati City 1200, Philippines