Course curriculum

  • 2

    Lesson 1: Creating a high performing team

    • Topic A: Build a team

    • Topic B: Define team ground rules

    • Topic C: Negotiate project agreements

    • Topic D: Empower team members and stakeholders

    • Topic E: Train team members and stakeholders

    • Topic F: Engage and support virtual teams

    • Topic G: Build shared understanding about a project

  • 3

    Lesson 2: Starting the project

    • Topic A: Determine appropriate project methodology/methods and practices

    • Topic B: Plan and manage scope

    • Topic C: Plan and manage budget and resources

    • Topic D: Plan and manage schedule

    • Topic E: Plan and manage quality of products and deliverables

    • Topic F: Integrate project planning activities

    • Topic G: Plan and manage procurement

    • Topic H: Establish project governance structure

    • Topic I: Plan and manage project/phase closure

  • 4

    Lesson 3: Doing the work

    • Topic A: Assess and manage risks

    • Topic B: Execute project to deliver business value

    • Topic C: Manage communications

    • Topic D: Engage stakeholders

    • Topic E: Create project artifacts

    • Topic F: Manage project changes

    • Topic G: Manage project issues

    • Topic H: Ensure knowledge transfer for project continuity

  • 5

    Lesson 4: Keeping the team on track

    • Topic A: Lead a team

    • Topic B: Support team performance

    • Topic C: Address and remove impediments, obstacles and blockers

    • Topic D: Manage conflict

    • Topic E: Collaborate with stakeholders

    • Topic F: Mentor relevant stakeholders

    • Topic G: Apply emotional intelligence to promote team performance

  • 6

    Lesson 5: Keeping the business in mind

    • Topic A: Manage compliance requirements

    • Topic B: Evaluate and deliver project benefits and value

    • Topic C: Evaluate and address internal and external business environment changes

    • Topic D: Support organizational change

    • Topic E: Employ continuous process improvement