PM 101: Project Management Introduction and Project Initiation

Who should attend

This workshop would be beneficial to anyone who wants to understand the fundamentals of the project management industry. Anyone who does project work, collaborates with project management professionals, or wants to enter the field will benefit from the Project management 101 course. 

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PM 101: Project Management Introduction and Project Initiation

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Two, 2-hour Modules (9am - 11:30am PT)

Project Management 101 focuses primarily on how to begin a project and ensure that you have everything you need, including a charter and a viable stakeholder management process. In this Project Management 101 workshop, we make the process, jargon, and tools of professional project managers easy for everyone to understand. After a brief overview of industry standards and PMI (the Project Management Institute), you will experiment with various activities in order to learn what makes a project successful.

Outcomes:

  • Develop a better understanding of Project Management and PM Terms
  • Techniques to deal with change requests
  • Usable structures to start a project the right way
  • How to manage stakeholders
Course ID
L0046
Available times
June 17 & June 18, 2021
9:00am-11:30am
June 17 & June 18, 2021
9:00am-11:30am
June 17 & June 18, 2021
9:00am-11:30am
June 17 & June 18, 2021
9:00am-11:30am
June 17, 2021
9:00am-11:30am
June 17, 2021
9:00am-11:30am
June 17, 2021
9:00am-11:30am
June 17, 2021
9:00am-11:30am
June 17, 2021
9:00am-11:30am

Course Outline

Module 1: Understanding and Beginning a Professional Project

Project Management Basics

  • Project Management terms and basics
  • Project Constraints
  • Responding to Change Requests
  • Setting Clear Project Goals and Deliverables
  • Overview of PM Process Groups
  • 4 Questions to Ask at the Start of Every Project

PMI: The Industry Standard

  • The Project Management Institute (PMI)
  • PMI Certifications – Project Management Professional
  • How/Why you Might Get Certified

Module 2: Stakeholder Management and Launching the Project

Stakeholder Management

  • Identify Stakeholders
  • Getting Stakeholders on Your Side

Identifying Feasibility and Project Launch

  • Preliminary Requirements Gathering
  • Realign to Solution Focus
  • Announce the Project with a Charter

Skills covered

Project Management