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Certificate in Project Management Course Guide

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Certificate in Project Management Course Guide

  • Scope and Value of Project Management
  • Understanding what project management is
  • The Need for Project Management
  • The Project Lifecycle
  • Project Identification and Initiating Process
  • Project Planning
  • Project Implementation,Execution and Control
  • Project Completion and Evaluation
  • Scope and Nature
  • Formulating Project Objectives
  • Developing a Project Outline
  • Assessing a Projects Feasibility
  • Feasibility Checklist
  • The Identification Test
  • Three Types of Risk
  • Planning Heirachy
  • Planning Parameters
  • Planning Quality
  • Developing a Strategy Framework
  • Project Breakdown Structure
  • Planning Time
  • The Gantt Chart
  • PERT Charts
  • Planning Expense
  • Delegating Responsibilities
  • Introduction
  • Implementation
  • Controlling Process
  • Applying Standards
  • Events Control Chart
  • Budget Control Chart
  • Monitoring Performance
  • Evaluating Performance
  • Regulating Process
  • Introduction
  • Why is a Closing Phase Necessary
  • Declaring Iminent Completion
  • Reassignment of Resources
  • Considering Project Sustainability
  • Project Assessment; Final Report, Performance Reviews
  • Appraising the Project
  • Why Projects Succeed or Fail
  • Preparing a Project Proposal
  • Proposal Layout
  • Drawing Up a Budget
  • Constructing a Post Project Appraisal
  • Software for Projects; How Project Management Software Works, choosing software
  • What Project Management Software Cannot Do
  • Scope and Nature of Leadership
  • How to Be A Project Leader
  • Visibility & CommunicationsLeadership Characteristics
  • Leadership Skills
  • Improving Leadership Skills
  • Giving Directives and Introducing Change
  • Orders
  • Inevitability of Problems
  • Common Problems
  • Schedule variations
  • Changing priorities
  • Administration overload
  • Deadline Changes
  • Cash blow out
  • Inappropriate skills
  • Role Confusion
  • Exhausted Team
  • Politics
  • Reduced Motivation
  • Communication Breakdown
  • Development of full documentation for projects.


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