The Project Management Course: Beginner to PROject Manager
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The Project Management Course: Beginner to PROject Manager

The Comprehensive Course You Need to Start a Career in Project Management
4.5 (4,194 ratings)
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15,630 students enrolled
Created by 365 Careers
Last updated 6/2020
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This course includes
  • 6 hours on-demand video
  • 1 article
  • 19 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Gain the Project Management knowledge and skills, needed to manage an entire project on your own
  • Perform a complete Case Study of a Project, from the beginning until its end, observing real-life project scenarios
  • Receive 15+ Project Management templates and practical documents to help you structure and manage projects
  • Understand the Project Manager role and acquire the skills needed to become successful in the profession
  • Study both Waterfall and Agile project management, performed with Scrum
  • Learn the fundamental theory and best practices of Project Management
Requirements
  • No prior experience is required. We will start from the very basics
  • You will need access to Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel) to download and practice with the supplemental course materials
Description

Update June 2020: Agile and Scrum project management sections added

This is the only online course you need to acquire the business acumen to:

  • Manage projects on your own, by analyzing a complete project case study

  • Understand the fundamental project management theory and apply the best practices your next project

  • Gain the skills needed to become a great Project Manager

  • Learn how to use Gantt charts, Critical Path Method, Schedule, Budget and other tools (GET 15+ project management templates)

  • Learn both Waterfall and Agile project management and understand the key differences

  • Understand how to apply SCRUM methodology to your next project

  • Get promoted and apply what you learn here to the real business world, regardless of the industry

  • Gain an all-around view of why some projects succeed and why others do not

Why this course?

Reason #1: The instructor

Ivan, the instructor of the course, has a proven track record. He is a certified project management professional (PMP) who has broad experience in leading projects and programs for multinational companies. Enrolling in this course will be like taking lessons from a proven professional who has been on the job and walked the same path as you will.

Reason #2: 365 Careers

365 Careers is one of the most popular course providers on Udemy. The average amount of time we spend creating a course is between 5 and 6 months. We take pride in our high-quality production, practice materials, and continued support to our students.

Reason #3: Udemy

Udemy is the leading global marketplace for online courses. Here you will find updated content (the year is 2018, not 2012). You will enjoy a seamless course-taking experience. And frankly you will find the best value for money deals on the Internet

The Project Management Course covers all the fundamental knowledge, concepts, tools and techniques you need to understand:

  • How a project works

  • How to best manage it

We will start from the proven theoretical basics and will gradually build up on that knowledge step by step. In each step of the way, we will add real-life practical examples, case studies and exercises.

What is unique about this course compared to similar materials is that we will be reviewing and analyzing a complete project – from its very beginning until its last day. Throughout, we carefully review the key tasks a PM should take at each stage along the way. Not only that, you will also receive more than 15 project management templates to help you lead projects in different industries.

 What sets this course apart from the rest of the Business courses out there?

  • High-quality production – HD video and animations (This isn’t a collection of boring lectures!)

  • Knowledgeable instructor (PMP certified with years of experience on the job)

  • Complete training – we cover all major topics and skills you need to become a successful project manager

    • Extensive case studies that will reinforce everything you’ve learned

  • Excellent support - if you don’t understand a concept or you simply want to drop us a line, you’ll receive an answer within 1 business day

  • Dynamic - we don’t want to waste your time! The instructor sets a very good pace throughout the whole course

Why do you need these skills?

  1. Salary/Income – A project manager salary in the US starts from $60k and gradually rises as he/she moves up the ladder

  2. Promotions – Project managers acquire valuable technical skills, which makes them the leading candidates for senior roles within corporations

  3. Secure Future - there is high demand for skilled project managers, and you won’t have to be concerned about finding a job

  4. Growth - this isn’t a boring job. Every day, you will face different challenges that will test your existing skills

This course comes with Udemy's 30 day no-questions-asked money back guarantee. So, you have nothing to lose! Subscribe to the course and give it a try!

Click the 'Take this course' button now! This will be one of the best decisions of your professional career!

Who this course is for:
  • Anyone who wants to learn how to manage an entire project on their own
  • Young professionals and university graduates interested in a project management career
  • Anyone who wants to develop or enhance their project management knowledge and skills
Course content
Expand all 81 lectures 05:57:20
+ Welcome to the course! Introduction to projects and Project Management
9 lectures 44:08
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00:10
What creates the demand for projects? Prioritization and selection of projects
08:50
What is a Project Manager? What is their commitment in a project?
05:16
Projects: a History lessson
04:59
Project management terminology
06:08
Introduction Quiz
7 questions
+ The project phases
1 lecture 05:10
How does a project start and how does it evolve? What a project's main stages?
05:10
+ The initiation phase
7 lectures 31:28
What is the Initiation Phase about? Define the project goals
03:42
What is involved in a business case?
02:08
What does scope cover?
02:56
Who performs the feasibility study and what does it involve?
02:17
What goes into risk assessment? What are expectations?
02:21
How to create a Project Charter?
03:34
Case Study 1
14:30
Initiation Phase
7 questions
+ The planning phase
7 lectures 28:42
What is the cost of Change in projects?
02:34
What to do before you start?
02:20
Project management insights
04:30
Scope Planning
06:33
Scope Planning (continued)
04:42
Planning - Intro & Scope
5 questions
+ The planning phase - timelines and schedules
8 lectures 38:29
How to estimate when planning?
03:52
The planning fallacy, optimism bias, illlusion of control
05:58
How much to buffer?
05:21
Identifying dependencies
04:09
Planning - Estimation and Dependencies
6 questions
Identifying the critical path
04:05
Using the Gantt chart to plan the project work streams
03:27
Building the project schedule (+ MS Project tutorial)
08:50
How to build a milestone table and its uses
02:47
Planning - CPM and Gantt
8 questions
+ The planning phase - cost
7 lectures 24:27
The process of budgeting (continued)
04:55
Procurement contract types
03:53
Procuring non-financial resources
02:16
RACI matrix - assigning roles
02:28
Quality requirements
06:14
Planning - Budgeting, R&R, Quality
10 questions
+ The planning phase - Expectations, Assumptions and Risks
4 lectures 12:56
Planning expectations management
04:33
How to control assumptions
01:47
Planning Risk management
03:21
Building a Risk log
03:15
+ The planning phase - Change process
1 lecture 05:41
How to deal with and record change requests
05:41
Planning - Risk and Change Management
5 questions
+ The execution phase - Meetings
3 lectures 11:28
Introduction to Execution and KO Meetings
02:18
What is involved in a kick-off meeting
05:07
Tips to handle meetings
04:03
+ The execution phase - Project Diary
2 lectures 02:22
What is action-owner due date
02:22
Filling in the project diary
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