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Advanced Project Management Course

Advanced Project Management Course

  • Provide training and development on project management topics above and beyond what is presented in the PMBOK® Guide
  • Prepare participants to plan and manage larger, more complex projects
  • Provide examples and best practices for implementing or improving an organization's project management processes and practices
  • Reinforce knowledge with experiential learning opportunities by developing and implementing a project management improvement effort (e.g., lessons learned process, project management process development and implementation) within their organization
  • Earn 48 PDUs

  • PMP® Certification is preferred, but not required (all non-PMPs must pass a project management knowledge test)
  • Project managers with at least five years’ experience as a project manager or key project team member
  • Those responsible for planning and managing a project management office
  • Those responsible for developing project managers and project management expertise within their organization

Advanced Project Management Topics; Life Beyond the PMP
  1. Advanced planning and alignment
  2. Advanced requirements and scope management
  3. Advanced schedule management
  4. Advanced EVM
  5. Project performance metrics and dashboards
  6. Advanced risk management
  7. Advanced contracts and procurement management
  8. Leadership skills
  9. Facilitation skills
  10. Negotiating skills
  11. Program and portfolio management
  12. PM process development and implementation
  13. PM and key project support personnel selection and development
  14. Cultural and diversity issues
  15. Troubled project recovery techniques
  16. Lessons learned process
  17. Project audits
  18. Lean project management and value stream analysis (elective)
  19. Agile project management (elective)
  20. SCRUM (elective)
  21. Safety management (elective)