Successful Project Management

Please note prices are subject to change.

Number: 191XEGR50801

Dates:October 28-30, 2019 Other Dates

Meets: M, Tu and W from 8:00 AM to 12 noon

Location: CMI 226

Cost: $599.00

This 16 hour course provides the concepts and tools required to manage projects successfully to meet project cost, schedule and quality goals. All of the project management disciplines will be covered. You will gain an understanding of how to exercise the basic planning, tracking, monitoring, and control techniques all project managers need for success. Hands-on exercises and cases will enable you to apply these disciplines for your own projects.

Day One:
* Project Management Proficiency Pretest
* Setting training objectives for the course
* Overview of Strategic and PM issues
* Selection of projects and teams for case studies

Chapter 1 - The Project Management Process
* Project selection and evaluation
* Being a successful project manager

Chapter 2 - Developing the Project Plan
* Project definition (Charter Document)
* Change Control process
* Case practice - do or critique cases Project Charters
* Introduction to risk management
* Case practice - identification of risks for cases

Chapter 3 - The Project Organizatio
* Types of organizational structures
* Managing relationships
* Team building - player types test, managing conflict

Chapter 4 - The Work Breakdown Structure
* Formats, dictionary and descriptions
* Estimating how long and how much
* Case practice - do or critique cases WBS

Day Two:
Chapter 5 - Creating the Project Task Network
* Concept of precedence mapping
* Critical path concepts
* Slack concepts

Chapter 6 - Producing a Gantt Chart
* Gantt format MS Project conventions
* Case practice - create and critique project schedules for cases

Chapter 7 - Managing Resources
* Resource loading/leveling concepts
* Your performance contract
* Case practice - adding resource risks to cases templates
* Managing your own time

Chapter 8 - Project Tracking, Monitoring and Control
* The control cycle
* Estimating concepts
* Cost/Schedule performance measurement
* Risk quantification concepts
* Case practice - do cases complete risk templates
* Reporting to management concept and application

Chapter 9 - Project Closedown
* Evaluation, lessons learned
* Keeping records for the future

Project management proficiency post test


Project Management templates and lunch included. Class meets with Core Class...Monday Noon to 5:00, Tuesday 8:00 to 5:00 and Wednesday 8:00 to Noon
Fee: $599.00

CMI 226

Center for Manufacturing Innovation, Room 226
Greenville Technical College
575 Millennium Boulevard
Greenville, SC 29607

Date Day Time Location
10/28/2019Monday8 AM to 5 PM CMI 226
10/29/2019Tuesday8 AM to 5 PM CMI 226
10/30/2019Wednesday8 AM to 5 PM CMI 226