Advanced Project Management (1/4): Project Initiation
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Advanced Project Management (1/4): Project Initiation

A thorough explanation of Project Management concepts to prepare learners to be Project Management Professionals, PMP
4.2 (104 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
615 students enrolled
Last updated 6/2017
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This course includes
  • 3 hours on-demand video
  • 3 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Have a thorough understanding of Project Initiation
  • Understand the current state of the project management industry

  • Recognize the responsibilities of the project manager

  • Learn key project management terms
  • Understand project phases and project management knowledge domains
  • Learn the key ingredients into the Project Charter
  • Appreciate the concept of "project management triangle" and "project management pentagon"
  • Understand how to measure project feasibility (domain of project portfolio management)
  • Includes a review of several real Project Charter documents from various industries
  • Earn 3 PDUs
Requirements
  • This course is an introduction to project management, no prior knowledge is required.
Description

Advanced Project Management is a new four-part course series created to cover the entire domain of project management, including both practical and purely theoretical areas. The workshop will cover all aspects of introduction into project management as well as detail all the steps included into Project Initiation. Expect to see a lot of tricks, tips, “guerrilla warfare” tactics, exercises, case studies and fun historical examples. Completion of this course earns you 3 PDUs that may be applied to PMP certification/re-certification requirements. If you have any questions contact the instructor directly.

Who this course is for:
  • Anyone who wants to achieve professional level understanding of project management.
Course content
Expand all 16 lectures 03:11:50
+ Foundational knowledge
5 lectures 01:09:59
Introduction to project management
12:11
Current state of project management
13:14
Are projects difficult/complex?
12:11
Why invest in project management?
16:31
Key terms and definitions
15:52
+ Project Initiation
7 lectures 01:26:00
Project Initiation
12:54
Project Charter
12:56
ROM budget and schedules
11:53
Estimates and probabilities
09:07
Stakeholder register and feasibility
13:55
Introduction to PPM scoring models
11:41
Risk management
13:34
+ Sample project charters
2 lectures 17:57
Review of sample project charters 1/2
09:55
Review of sample project charters 2/2
08:02