The Prime Project Management Fundamentals curriculum provides the foundation for the successful start-up, planning, and implementation of projects of any size and scope.
Aligned with the latest version of the PMI® Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide, 5th Edition) specifications, the Prime Project Management Fundamentals title provides the foundation for the successful start-up, planning, and implementation of projects of any size and scope. Clear, easy-to-follow steps create a dynamic learning experience for professionals with little or no project management experience, as well as those with moderate experience as either the leader or member of a project team. The improved quality of presentation, and contemporary look and feel of this suite of courses further enhance the eLearning experience.
Certification: PDU Credits: 23 PDUs
Prerequisites: PMI's A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, (PMBOK® Guide), 5th Edition.
Skill Level: Entry & intermediate level
Target Audience: Professionals who need to manage or work on a project.
Here is a complete informational listing of the courses in the Prime Project Management Fundamentals curriculum.
|2 hrs||Overview of Project Management||This course differentiates the characteristics and basic principles of a project from those of an operational process.|
|3 hrs||Initiating a Project||This course identifies the essential communication and organizational skills required to ensure a successful project launch.|
|2 hrs||Planning Project Scope||This course provides learners with a foundation to define a high-level project scope statement from which the project can be broken down into manageable activities.|
|2.5 hrs||Planning Project Activities||This course helps learners to create and use tools, such as network diagrams and Gantt charts, to effectively manage projects by visually representing the activities within them.|
|2.5 hrs||Planning Project Costs||This course provides learners with a methodology for developing a personnel skills resource matrix as a first step toward estimating project costs. Multiple budgeting strategies are provided to assist course participants in applying their skills to a variety of business environments.|
|3 hrs||Executing a Project||This course describes the essential information that team leaders must communicate to the team members. Key messages are reviewed to coordinate and lead cohesive, high-energy teams.|
|3.5 hrs||Monitoring & Controlling a Project||This course provides a series of change management techniques that will help project teams quickly identify problems and appropriate resolutions.|
|1.5 hrs||Closing a Project||This course details the final documentation procedures and customer acceptance practices necessary to ensure successful contract closure.|