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Project Management

Overview:

These two one-day courses are designed for those who are, or who have been, involved in a project and who require the key techniques and process to run a successful project.  “Fundamentals of Project Management” introduces the key skills as designed by the “Body of Knowledge” (PMBOK) by the Project Management Institute and the “Running a Successful Project” workshop will enhance those topics and will build awareness of the applications and leadership plans specifically applicable to your project team.

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FALL 2019 Schedule:

Fundamentals of Project Management                         Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Running a Successful Project                                        Tuesday, December 3, 2019

WINTER 2020 Schedule:

Fundamentals of Project Management                         Thursday, February 27, 2020
Running a Successful Project                                        Thursday, March 6, 2020

Time: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • Develop a workable, editable plan
  • Integrate and understand the five phases of project management
  • Utilize PMI, PERT, Critical Path, Gantt charts
  • Understand where projects can fail
  • Learn risk and scope
  • Plan for emergencies and contingencies
  • Demonstrate leadership and encourage productive participation
  • Understand budget and resource allocation
  • Learn how to estimate time and cost
  • Maintain control of your project plan through the use of project management tools as well as the newest social media applications.

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  • Advanced project planning and control: best practices and case studies
  • Project Management applications: Microsoft Project and online collaborative environments.
  • Earned Value Analysis and Cost Benefit Analysis: assessing the progress and value of a project
  • Costing, Budgeting and Cost Reduction
  • Communication and Collaboration techniques
  • Estimation techniques
  • Risk Management
  • Resource Allocation and Leveling
  • Leadership techniques
  • Qualifying Progress internally: how to rate the “doneness of tasks”
  • Dealing with Scope Creep
  • Crisis Management
  • Rescuing projects
  • Reporting, Diarizing and other essential “paperwork”
  • Stakeholder Management

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 Registration Status
Fall 2019: Open
Winter 2020: Coming soon 

Location
Ontario Tech University North campus location
2000 Simcoe Street North, Oshawa

 Date
Fall 2019: November 19, 2019 and December 3, 2019

Winter 2019: February 27, 2020 and March 26, 2020

Credential
Course Completion

 Fees
$425 + HST per course (early bird until October 19, 2019 and November 3, 2019)
$450 + HST per course (regular)

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Parking, refreshments and lunch included in Registration Fee

Contact Information: continuouslearning@uoit.ca