PM 102: Project Planning - Create the Plan

PM 102: Project Planning - Create the Plan

475.00

Delivery Method: In-Person | Duration: 6 Hours

Overview

In PM 102 - Project Planning - Create the Plan, continue digging into the mechanics of planning in order to ensure that your next project is a success. You will also learn to use critical path methodology to predict how long a project will take and discover what to do when faced with unexpected delays. Experiment with the tools that are used by experts in this field and modify them to work for your benefit. This course will teach you to build a communication plan and schedule with a work-breakdown structure while keeping effort, duration, and resources in mind.

Learn How To:

  • Apply project management best practices.

  • Create a communication plan to ensure stakeholder buy-in and engagement.

  • Uncover project requirements

  • Develop a work-breakdown structure to create a clear path of execution for every project deliverable.

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Course ID: B2804

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

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

Overview

In PM 102 - Project Planning - Create the Plan, continue digging into the mechanics of planning in order to ensure that your next project is a success. You will also learn to use critical path methodology to predict how long a project will take and discover what to do when faced with unexpected delays. Experiment with the tools that are used by experts in this field and modify them to work for your benefit. This course will teach you to build a communication plan and schedule with a work-breakdown structure while keeping effort, duration, and resources in mind.

Learn How To:

  • Apply project management best practices.

  • Create a communication plan to ensure stakeholder buy-in and engagement.

  • Uncover project requirements

  • Develop a work-breakdown structure to create a clear path of execution for every project deliverable.

+ Who Should Attend

This course will benefit anyone who wants to learn how to plan and schedule projects. It will benefit anyone who does project work, collaborates with project management professionals, or wants to enter the field.

+ Course Outline

How to Plan a Successful Project

  • Communications Management Plan
  • Communications Management Matrix
  • Requirement Gathering
  • 10 Rules for Successful Requirement Gathering
  • Business Requirements
  • Functional Requirements
  • Uncover Missed Requirements: Map a User Flow
  • Technical Requirements

How to Create a Project Schedule

  • Project Scheduling 101
  • Work Breakdown Structure
  • Four Keys to a Successful WBS
  • How to Build the Project and Estimate its Duration
  • Activity List 
  • Effort, Duration, and Resources
  • Schedule: Key Terms

Risk Planning

  • Discovering Risks
  • Planning for Risks
  • Setting Risk Triggers

 

+ Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this class.

+ Certifications

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