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Project Management Professional Level & PMP Exam Prep

Overview

Over the past decade more and more organizations have recognized the importance of the project management approach to meeting organizational goals, increasing productivity and optimizing resource utilization. The practice of project management is now widely accepted in business, industry, and all levels of local, regional and central government. Supervisors, middle managers and executives in both public and private organizations are now, more than ever, actively engaged in project, program and portfolio management.

The PMP® certification adds value to business and individuals…..

Organisations across the globe recognise that the project management discipline is of their top 10 management priorities. Organisations and individuals alike have come to rely upon professional certification as a reliable method of substantiating knowledge and experience (PMi®)

“Leaders in the industry and around the world, recognize PMP® certified individuals as subject matter experts who are fully qualified to lead a project to a successful conclusion” (Craig Smith PMP – Senior Project Manager Boeing)

Course Outline

Section 1: An overview of the nature of
                 projects and project management
Section 2: The project management context: 
                 the project management
Section 3: Project management processes
Section 4: Project Integration Management
Section 5: Project Scope Management
                 and the Work Breakdown Structure          
Section 6: Project Time Management
Section 7: Project Cost Management

Section 8:   Project Quality Management
Section 9:   Project Human Resources Management
Section 10: Project Communication Management
Section 11: Project Risk Management
Section 12: Project Management and the Law of
                   Contract (South Africa only)
Section 13: Project Procurement Management
Section 14: Professional and Social Responsibility
Section 15: Change Management – How to introduce Project   
                   /Quality Management into your organisation 

Learning Outcomes

Upon completing this skills program, the delegate should be able to apply the following general and cross-cutting areas of learning, as well as specific areas of learning will be addressed

·         The principals, methods and techniques of recognized best practice in project and quality management Gathering and analyzing information  and planning your project

·         Communication Skills

·         Presentation of information

·         Time management

·         Risk Management

·         Projects and system thinking and implementation

·         General understanding of how an organization is structured and operates

·         Verification and cross-checking techniques

·         Monitoring and evaluation practices, including how to obtain and give feedback

·         How approval processes work and why they are needed

·         Documentation practices, including version control

·         Problem solving, using various techniques

·         Professional responsibility and respect for ethics, society and others

·         Dealing with change management  

Who should attend?

Team Members       
Administrators
Architects /Designers
Team Leaders
Event Coordinators
Engineers
Property Developers
Project Managers
Programme Managers
Project Executives
Project Sponsors
Project Support Office
Consultants

Dates and Times:
  • Mon 3 July 2017  08:00 to 16:00
  • Fri 7 July 2017  08:00 to 16:00
Type: Course
Venue: SQDC Offices,
Fee: R 11 750.00 excl. VAT
R 13 395.00 incl. VAT
R114.00 discount incl. VAT for CESA members
CESA Validation Num: CESA-915-09/2019
CPD Points: 5
Coordinator: Blessings Banda