PM I – Project Managemet I

Goals of the training

  • To understand the philosophy behind project management and to practically master its basic tools (from the position of a project manager as well as a member of the project team) with emphasis on Definition and Plan phases.
  • To standardize the approach to project management in accordance with the requirements of PMI and IPMA standards. To create conditions for increasing customer orientation and deployment of customer’s requirements to project solutions.

Content

Definition Phase

  • Stakeholders’ expectations and requirements.
  • Critical success factors.
  • Feasibility study.

Planning Phase

  • Project team; Decomposition of goals (WBS).
  • Project stage model; Flowcharts.
  • Responsibility matrix and resources allocation.
  • Risk planning.
  • Financial management of the project (Project profitability).

Implementation Phase

  • Project milestones (control points).
  • Managing and optimizing project indicators, updating.

Closing and Documentation Phase

  • Evaluating fulfilled project goals.

Computer Support for Project Management

  • Examples from a simulation of project management and planning in Microsoft Project.

The training is accredited by the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the Slovak Republic.