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Project Management Fundamentals Course

Project Management Fundamentals Course

  • Provide an extensive introduction to the principles and best practices of project management based on A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge® (PMBOK® Guide), 5th ed. and multiple other sources
  • Reinforce knowledge with experiential learning opportunities by completing team projects for a local non-profit
  • Prepare participants for the PMP® Certification examination
  • Earn 48 PDUs

Business professionals with five years or less experience as project managers and/or project team members who have had no formal project management training Topics

  1. Introduction to project management
  2. Project management processes; what they are and why they are needed
  3. Project phases; who does what, when and why
  4. Integration management; developing an integrated project execution plan
  5. Stakeholder management
  6. Team alignment and management
  7. Communication management
  8. Scope management
  9. Time management
  10. Cost management and EVM
  11. Risk management
  12. Quality management
  13. Contracts and procurement management