Project Management made Simple - BASIC - Based on PMBOK 5

Learn about Project Management in simple way. Solve complex problems with ease. Special focus on Calculations.
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  • Lectures 17
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 11/2014 English

Course Description

Project Management has been in existence since 1950s. However with the industrial boom, more organizations are looking for an able project manager to lead their projects. This discipline has been and will be an important one irrespective of the industry and technology.

Project management has been proven to be the most effective method of delivering products within cost, schedule, and resource constraints.

This course packs the vital ingredients of Project Management in a small package.

This course contains:

- Fundamentals of Project Management

- Walk through the Processes of Project Management

- ITTO (Input / Tools and Techniques / Output) diagrams

- Calculations used in Project Management

- Has chapters with Focus on PMP Exams

- Quiz based on PMP Exam

Project Management is one of the fastest growing, lucrative and awarding career. And its not that tough as it is usually portrayed. Yes! You read it right, Project Management is not that complex if you have understood the basic very clearly.

This course will give an overview of Project management and its fundamentals.

This course has been designed to make you understand the basic of project management. Whether you are experienced professional or a new bee trying to get hang of project management, this course is apt for you! For fresher's, this course will set you on the right path and for professionals it will refresh your brains!

At the end of this course you will:

- get fundamentals of Project Management right

- be able to answer PMP exam

- be able to create a project plan

- be able to evaluate your project status

What are the requirements?

  • No prior experience or knowledge of Project Management required.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • You will understand that Project Management is not that tough after all.
  • You will understand different phases of a Project.
  • You will understand different process of Project Management and its Inputs, Tools and Techniques and Outputs.
  • You will understand how to initiate, plan, execute, monitor and close a Project.
  • You will be able to solve mathematical problems related to Project management
  • You will understand the interdependency of TCS (Time - Cost - Schedule)
  • You will learn about critical methods like CPM, PERT etc

Who is the target audience?

  • Anyone who is aspiring for a career in Project Management.
  • Anyone planning to go for PMP Certification. (Though they need to earn 35 PDUs from somewhere else)
  • Any Business Analyst seeking for role of Project Manager.
  • Any Project coordinators, Expeditors, Team Members seeking for the role of Project Manager.
  • Members of Process improvement teams
  • Marketing professionals, Engineers, Trainers, General Managers aspiring for a career in Project Management

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction

This Lecture introduces the concept of project and what can be called a project.

The characteristics of a project is as per PMBOK version 5.

Project Roles and Organizational Structures
Essential Terms and Techniques
Process Groups and Knowledge Areas
Project Management Basic
5 questions
Section 2: Understanding Project Management
Project Initiation
Project Initiation
5 questions
Project Planning - Requirement, Scope, Schedule
Project Planning # 01
5 questions
Exam Focus - PERT
Exam Focus - CPM
Project Planning - CPM
5 questions
Project Planning - Budget, Quality
Project Planning - Human Resource, Communication
Project Planning # 02
10 questions
Project Planning - Risk
Project Planning # 03
5 questions
Project Execution
Project Execution
5 questions
Project Monitoring and Controlling
Monitor & Controlling
5 questions
Project Closing
Project Closing
5 questions
Exam Focus: Calculations
10 questions
Section 3: Bonus - How to take PMP Exaam
All about PMI
The PMP Exam Guide

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Instructor Biography

Warren Prasad, Project Manager, Software Developer, IT Consultant

Warren has graduated from a premium Indian institute, Birla Institute of Technology (Mesra) in Computer Science, He is a working professional with over 13 years of experience in Software Development, System Integration and Project Management in the field of Information Technology and Telecom.

He is a seasoned software developer and an experienced Project Manager.

Warren has managed several IT Projects from small to large and complex projects.

He is a certified Project Manager and Agile Practitioner.

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