This course contains video segments of project management professionals who offer advice and best practices about how to become a more effective project manager. By submitting a question via the course’s Ask the Expert link, you get access to project managers who will answer your questions within 24-48 hours. Taking advantage of online interactivity, the course utilizes vocabulary games, crossword puzzles, flashcards, ordering games, drag-and-drop activities, and other interactive components to help you master the material.
There are no regulatory requirements listed for this course
Describe how enterprise environmental factors and organizational process assets affect how projects can be managed
Identify the five stages of a project life cycle and explain how these stages can overlap in time
Create a project management plan with subsidiary plans for each of the knowledge areas and explain how progressive elaboration and integrated change management can keep these documents effective and relevant
Discuss the overlapping nature of project activities and practice Project Integration Management to coordinate the various project management processes
Explain how a project’s various baselines (including scope, cost, schedule, quality, risk, procurement, and others) are determined, planned for, and managed
Describe how to effectively manage human resources and engage all stakeholders
Recognize the key methods used to estimate project schedule and cost at the beginning of a project and to forecast cost and schedule variances at any time during the project
Explain how the project management knowledge contained in the PMBOK® Guide can be used in practice
Project Management Institute’s A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), Fifth Edition
Subject Matter Expert
This course has an “Ask the Expert” feature, which submits your questions directly to an expert in the field you are studying. Questions are answered as quickly as possible and usually within 24 hours.
This completely online and self-paced project management program builds successful project managers at all levels of the organization. It provides a comprehensive preparation for the PMP® certification exam including exam-taking tips, 12 comprehensive module quizzes, five process group tests, and two full-length, 200-question practice exams covering the PMBOK® Guide areas of knowledge, which will provide a report to help you determine your areas of weakness.
earners should have some experience in project management and will need to have access to the Project Management Institute’s A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), Fifth Edition