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Executive Education: Project Management Foundations | Business

Jun 19, 2017
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM


Sarah Andrews

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Monday, Jun 19, 20178:30 AM - 4:30 PMTuesday, Jun 20, 20178:30 AM - 4:30 PM

This program is designed to give the participant the skills and tools to consistently be an effective project manager. 

This program covers several PM sub-plans, methods and procedures that span the typical project life-cycle from initiation to project close. It is designed to give the participant the skills and tools to consistently be an effective project manager. Participants will examine the role of the project manager and their involvement in managing the life-cycle of a project through defining tasks, time management, scheduling and resource allocation. This program includes an interactive simulation tool that will be used to reinforce the overall learning.

Topics covered will include:
-Project Management Foundations: The Project Management Process, Work Breakdown -Structure, Network Diagrams and the Critical Path
-Schedule Development
-Risk Management Introduction
-Resource Allocation
-Communication Planning
-Stakeholder Analysis
-Risk Planning and Management
-Risk Identification Techniques
-Project Management Simulation
-Project Execution, Delivery and Control
-Project Close
-Lessons Learned
-SimulTrain® Project Management Simulator
-Learn project management concepts and terminology
-Create a Work Breakdown Structure
-Perform Stakeholder Analysis
-Develop a Communication Plan
-Discover how to employ risk analysis techniques
-Discuss Project Metrics
-Manage project execution and control
-Identify project close procedures
-Launch a project
-Describe a process for planning projects
-Identify project management tools and techniques to assist in planning and managing projects
-Execute a project plan in a team environment

-Novice project managers
-Anyone interested in PM
-PMI: 14 PDUs
-Nursing: 14 CEUs
-OPM: 14 CLPs
-OPM Competency: Decisiveness

John Juzbasich

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*Program cost- $1,265.  Lehigh employees are eligible for 50% discount on any Executive Education program.

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