PM 101: Overview of Project and Project Initiation

PM 101: Overview of Project and Project Initiation

475.00

Delivery Method: In-Person | Duration: 6 Hours

Overview

PM 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 course, 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.

Learn How To:

  • Understand Industry Standards and an Overview of PMI

  • Apply Project Management Best Practices

  • Set Clear Expectations and Much More with a Project Charter

  • Create a Stakeholder Assessment to Identify Key Roles Responsibilities

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Course ID: B2803

Duration: Full Day (9:00 am - 4:00 pm PST)

Location: In-Person, San Francisco | Click here to schedule private course

Overview

PM 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 course, 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.

Learn How To:

  • Understand Industry Standards and an Overview of PMI

  • Apply Project Management Best Practices

  • Set Clear Expectations and Much More with a Project Charter

  • Create a Stakeholder Assessment to Identify Key Roles Responsibilities

+ Who Should Attend

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

+ Course Outline

Project Management Basics

  • 7 Traits of Great Project Managers
  • What is a Project?
  • What is Project Management?
  • Project Constraints
  • The Iron Triangle: Triple Constraint
  • Triple Constraint Possible Impact
  • Project Goals and Deliverables
  • Example: Project Goals and Deliverables
  • Project Management Process Groups
  • Project Management Activities
  • Project Management Roles
  • Knowledge Areas
  • Project Management Process Group and Knowledge Areas
  • Portfolio, Program & Project Management
  • PMBOK Picture Of Relationships
  • Mini Action Plan

PMI: The Industry Standard

  • The Project Management Institute (PMI)
  • PMI Certifications – Project Management Professional
  • Mini Action Plan

Can It Be A Successful Project?

  • Mini Action Plan

Stakeholder Management

  • Project Stakeholders
  • Stakeholder Management Process
  • Steps 1&2 – Identify Stakeholders and Anticipate Influence
  • Stakeholder Registry
  • Step 3 – Prioritize Impact
  • Step 4 – Develop Strategy
  • Mini Action Plan

How to Initiate a Project

  • The Initiating Process Group
  • Project Initiation
  • Requirements Gathering
  • Requirements Gathering Tool
  • The Project Charter
  • Project Charter Template
  • Mini Action Plan

+ Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this class.

+ Certifications

N/A

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