Course Brief

Project Management for Business Professionals is an introductory course to the world of project management. Learners will be introduced to the key concepts, principles and methods for managing projects effectively. The project life cycle and the project management processes will be discussed and project management techniques applied to classroom activities. At the end of this introductory course learners will achieve the necessary knowledge and skills to manage a small project within an organizational context.

 

 

 


On completion of this course, learners will be able to:

  1. Explain the project selection process:
    a. Discuss the relationship between the project objectives and the business strategy
    b. Describe the necessary skills and competencies of a project manager
  2. Initiate the project:
    a. Evaluate the organization’s environment and culture on the project deliverables.
    b. Identify key stakeholders and obtain approval for the project.
  3. Plan the project:
    a. Obtain stakeholders requirements, prepare a project scope statement and work breakdown structure.
    b. Define project activities and identify the project’s critical path.
    c. Determine quality requirements for the project.
    d. Evaluate project risks and select appropriate risk response strategies.
    e. Estimate project cost and prepare a budget for the project.
    f. Select the most appropriate organization to implement the project and prepare a communication plan.
    g. Select the most appropriate contract type for outsourced activities.
  4. Monitor, Control and Execute the project:
    a. Identify techniques for effective project monitoring and control
    b. Discuss the main focus of the project manager during the execution phase of the project.
  5. Close off the project:
    a. Identify key activities to effectively close off the project.

 

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Project Management for Business Professionals

CAMPUS START ENDDAYTIME COST
 San Fernando23-Sep-1728-Oct-17Sat1:00pm – 5:00pm$2,250.00
 Port of Spain28-Sep-1723-Nov-17Thu5:30pm – 8:30pm$2,250.00
 Trincity7-Oct-1711-Nov-17Sat9:00am – 1:00pm$2,250.00
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US $350

 

Project Management for Business Professionals (Seminar)

CAMPUS START ENDDAYTIME COST
Trincity27-Sep-1729-Sep-17Wed/Thu/Fri9:00am – 4:00pm$2,650.00
Port of Spain25-Oct-1727-Oct-17Wed/Thu/Fri9:00am – 4:00pm$2,650.00
Champs Fleurs30-Nov-172-Dec-17Thu/Fri/Sat9:00am – 4:00pm$2,650.00
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US $415

 

  • Project Management for Business Professionals

    Project Management for Business Professionals is an introductory course to the world of project management. Learners will be introduced to the key concepts, principles and methods for managing projects effectively. The project life cycle and the project management processes will be discussed and project management techniques will be applied to classroom activities. At the end of this introductory course learners will achieve the necessary knowledge and skills to manage a small project within an organizational context.

     

     

    Target Audience

    Practitioners in the field of project management who wish to receive formal training in project management, newcomers to the field of project management who are interested in obtaining an understanding of this profession.