Project Management - A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) — Sixth Edition

This course introduces participants to the best practices of project management, as found in the PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition.

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Course Details

Course Outline

1 - Project Management Framework
  • What is a Project?
  • What is Project Management?
  • Project, Program, and Portfolio Management
  • Role of a Project Manager
  • Strategy, Portfolio, Program, and Project Management
  • Potential Project Drivers
  • The Project Life Cycle Overview
  • Case Study Selection
  • 2 - Initiating
  • Initiating Process Group Overview
  • Develop Project Charter
  • Identify Stakeholders
  • 3 - Planning
  • Planning Process Group Overview
  • Collect Requirements
  • Define Scope
  • Create WBS
  • Define Activities
  • Sequence Activities
  • Estimate Activity Resources
  • Estimate Activity Durations
  • Develop Schedule
  • Critical Path Method
  • Estimate Costs
  • Plan Human Resource Management
  • Plan Communications Management
  • Plan Risk Management
  • 4 - Executing
  • Executing Process Group Overview
  • Lessons Learned
  • Perform Quality Assurance
  • Develop Project Team
  • Stages of Team Development
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Performance Reporting
  • 5 - Monitoring and Controlling
  • Monitoring and Controlling Process Group Overview
  • Perform Integrated Change Control
  • Monitoring and Controlling Processes: Control Scope, Schedule, Cost
  • Monitoring and Controlling Processes: Quality, Verify Scope, Communications, Risk
  • 6 - Closing
  • Close the Contracts
  • Close the Project
  • Perform a Lessons Learned
  • Actual course outline may vary depending on offering center. Contact your sales representative for more information.

    Who is it For?

    Target Audience

    This class is intended for the individual that is new to project management and needs a summary walk through of the PMBOK® Guide. This class is also intended for the experienced project manager that needs to compare their current project management processes to the PMBOK® Guide processes.

    Project Management - A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) — Sixth Edition

    Course Length : 1 Day (8 Hours)

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