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Project Management for Team Members

 

Description

As well as providing attendees with a thorough understanding of project characteristics, principles and key processes (by phase), this course also examines the barriers to great project planning and execution, and equips the participants with a simple methodology – to set clear objectives, to identify tasks, to allocate responsibility and resources and to set up appropriate project performance measurements and communications plans.

Price: €650 per person

Dates

  • Dates available on request, please call for details – 1 Day


TARGET AUDIENCE

All Project Team Members who will benefit from having a clear understanding of how projects are planned, executed, monitored and controlled.

PREREQUISITES

  • None

GOALS AND OBJECTIVES

To gain an understanding of the project management methodology and their role in each of the phases of the project lifecycle.

Course Outline
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The Execution Gap
What does good execution look like?
What are the barriers?
How can project management approaches help?

Project Management Introduction
Project Management Principles
Project Life Cycle & Project Phases
Project Management Process Groups
PMBOK Methodology Overview
Project Processes and Key Project Documents
Triple Constraints & Critical Success Factors

Project Management Planning (PMP)
What should a PMP contain?
Work Breakdown Structures
Characteristics of Good Project Management
Time Management & Schedule Development
Gantt Chart
Mind-Mapping exercise
Brown Paper Gantt exercise
Activity Dependencies (Incl. Activity on Node diagram exercise)

Monitoring & Controlling Projects
How to Manage Changes to Scope
RACI (Including exercise)
Critical Path Method
Construct a Network Diagram exercise
How to Control a Schedule
Performance Criteria
Project Measurement Techniques
Baselines

Project Reporting & Control
Effective Progress Meetings
Effective team structures; assigning responsibilities
Communication Planning
Report Definition
Risk Management Process
Issue Management Process
Status Reports
What is Earned Value?

Project Close-Out
Completion Verification
Organisational Learning
Records

Summary and Review

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