Project Management Fundamentals for Project Management Professionals
This course is designed specifically for project management professionals. The assumption made here is that project management professionals here could mean project managers, project leads, project supervisors and project team members with minimum 5 years project experience. These professionals work with project teams on projects in a project environment and are not certified yet as project management professionals.
It is also assumed that these project management professionals may have a lot of experience in project management principles or practices as they may be working in project environments for a few years.
Therefore, the main purpose of this course is to provide a structured detailed working understanding to these project management professionals regarding proper project management principles, concepts and best practices and how these work in tandem with the performing organization and project teams to increase effectiveness and value.
Understand the definition of Project Management and be able to differentiate from Operational Processes.
Have a working understanding of the definition of Program Management and Portfolio Management especially its positioning in the corporate organization.
Be able to make observations on organization issues and structures specifically how they affect/impact the project environment.
Have a working understanding of the 5 project management process groups according to PMIs PMBOK Guide 5th Edition.
Have a working understanding of the 10 project management knowledge areas according to PMIs PMBOK Guide 5th Edition.