Courses Benefits

In this Practical Project management training course, you will learn how to identify requirements and assess stakeholders, complete a project charter and use it as a tool to align project scope and goals. Learn to identify tasks and milestones, and document and prioritize them in a project plan. By the end of this course, you will be able to put theory into practice and run your projects with a framework to plan, execute and handle issues along the way.

Who Should Attend

This course is for people responsible for leading projects but have limited experience or knowledge of formal project management methods. Among those who can benefit from this course are:

  • Administrators and managers responsible for coordinating, facilitating or managing projects.
  • Technical professionals and engineers moving into project leadership and coordination
  • Members of process and performance improvement teams
  • Anyone recently promoted or a candidate to a project manager position

Course Outline

Project Fundamentals and Initiation

  • What is a project?
  • Why is project management important?
  • Stakeholders
  • Initiating a Project

Planning a Project

  • Requirements and Scoping
  • Work Breakdown
  • Project Scheduling
  • Estimation Techniques
  • Setting Quality Criteria
  • Risk identification

Monitoring and Controlling

  • Measuring and reporting performance
  • Managing risks and issues


  • Closing a Project
  • Transition
  • Post-project Evaluations