This two-day introduction to project management is available for general public attendance or as an in-house course dedicated to learners from one client.

Dedicated courses can be customised in both duration and content to suit client preferences. Specific Outcomes are assessed during the course to measure the level of learning achieved.

Project Management Demystified will give learners a clear understanding of the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide).

The primary objectives of the course is to provide learners with: a foundation of basic project management skills which can be used to build further project management related  competencies; to be an effective project team member; to execute small, simple projects; to provide assistance to a project manager on larger projects; an understanding of how to put into practice the essential tools and techniques of project management; and a sound grounding for progression to higher-level project management career path development.

ProjectPro aims to promote excellence in project management through high quality consulting services and accredited training according to the standards and global project management best practices of:

  • South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA)
  • International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO)
  • Project Management Institute (PMI)

Learners are introduced to the knowledge areas, process groups, and processes of a project.

The course covers:

  • The nature of projects and history of project management
  • Planning and executing projects in a sequential step-by-step manner
  • The Project Hall of Fame – lessons learnt from successes and disasters
  • The competencies of a successful project manager
  • The structure and role of the Project Management Plan
  • Understand Project Management Process Groups
  • Write a scope statement, understand activity relationships, and compile a dependency table
  • Construct a network diagram, bar chart and cashflow curve
  • Project processes, life cycles, phases, and the Responsibility Assignment Matrix
  • Project planning exercises: the Redecorating Project and the Kruger Millions Project
  • Team assignments: Develop a Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) and do a Risk Analysis
  • Video case studies in planning and execution of a project
  • Quality principles and trade-offs
  • Overview of Contract Law
  • Project Close-out, lessons learnt, and continuous improvement
  • Dimensions of project success

ProjectPro aims to promote excellence in project management through high quality consulting services and accredited training according to the standards and global project management best practices of:

  • South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA)
  • International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO)
  • Project Management Institute (PMI)

Learners are introduced to the knowledge areas, process groups, and processes of a project.

The course covers:

  • The nature of projects and history of project management
  • Planning and executing projects in a sequential step-by-step manner
  • The Project Hall of Fame – lessons learnt from successes and disasters
  • The competencies of a successful project manager
  • The structure and role of the Project Management Plan
  • Understand Project Management Process Groups
  • Write a scope statement, understand activity relationships, and compile a dependency table
  • Construct a network diagram, bar chart and cashflow curve
  • Project processes, life cycles, phases, and the Responsibility Assignment Matrix
  • Project planning exercises: the Redecorating Project and the Kruger Millions Project
  • Team assignments: Develop a Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) and do a Risk Analysis
  • Video case studies in planning and execution of a project
  • Quality principles and trade-offs
  • Overview of Contract Law
  • Project Close-out, lessons learnt, and continuous improvement
  • Dimensions of project success

PMD

R9,054.00

Who Should Apply?

New entrants to the work or project management environments will benefits from this course, as will more experienced learners who require a coherent overview of the discipline and the ability to immediately put into practice what has been learned.

The course is not industry specific (although it can be customised to be so) and will therefore suit learners from all sectors.

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