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Project Management Fundamentals PMP-019

Project Management Fundamentals, PMC019

This is an overview of project management and project management systems. It is designed for the individuals who are considering a career path in project management or wish to increase their high level understanding of project management.  Learn the project management process and life cycle. Learn to identify the skills of the project manager and project team. Determine the components of project scope, time and costs. Determine how to analyze project risk and identify appropriate risk approach. Learn how to construct a work breakdown structure and create a project network design.

Textbook: Project Management Fundamentals, Second Edition, Logical Operations.  $23 suggested retail price.

Course Syllabus:

Chapter 1: Getting Started with Project Management

  • Describe the Characteristics of a Project
  • Describe the Project Management Life Cycle
  • Identify the Role of Project Manager

Chapter 2 Initiating a Project

  • Determine the Scope of a Project
  • Identify the Skills of the Project Team
  • Identify the Risks to a Project

Chapter 3: Planning for Time and Cost

  • Create a Work Breakdown Structure
  • Sequence the Activities
  • Create a Project Schedule
  • Determine Project Costs

Chapter 4: Planning for Project Risk, Communication, and Change Control

  • Analyze the Risk to a Project
  • Create a Communication Plan
  • Plan for Change Control

Chapter 5: Managing a Project

  • Begin Project Work
  • Execute the Project Plan
  • Track Project Progress
  • Report Performance
  • Implement Change Control

Below you will find links to the Official Schedule of open classes.
Schedule of Project Management Classes
Schedule of Business Education Classes

Project Management Institute, Registered Education Provider

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  • Transcie Almonte-Sabio, Program Director
  • Noel Lazaro, Program Assistant
  • Montgomery College, Workforce Development & Continuing Education
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  • Gaithersburg, MD 20877

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