Project Management

PROJECT MANAGEMENT ESSENTIALS
(Course ID: SABU PRO5)
If you have the title but no training or your organization doesn't recognize project management as a well defined process with standard templates and techniques, then your chances for success are pretty small.

This foundation workshop provides a conceptual framework for the application of modern project management. You will learn why ""business as usual"" for projects doesn't work in todays complex, rapidly changing business environment. You will read ""A Guide to the Project Management Book of Knowledge"" (PMBOK) and other resources to understand the discipline of project management and how to make project management real and actionable in your organization.

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PROJECT MANAGEMENT FUNDAMENTALS
(Course ID: SABU PRO15)

There are more projects occurring today than at any time in history. Organizations initiate projects to create new computer applications, erect bridges and buildings, improve processes, develop new products, and reorganize company operations. Unfortunately, most organizations do not manage projects well, creating an unprecedented demand for project management practitioners.

If you're organized, perceptive, detail-oriented, and an excellent communicator, you just might have what it takes to succeed in the fast-growing field of project management.

In this six-week course, an experienced Project Management Professional will help you master the essentials of project management. You'll become an indispensable member of your project team by discovering and mastering the critical concepts you need to plan, implement, control and close any type of project.

You'll learn about project politics and ethics, project measurements, and project closure. You'll be able to develop all sections of a project plan, you'll become comfortable with the project management body of knowledge, and you'll develop a variety of powerful techniques to generate project ideas.

If you're new to project management, this course will provide you with the essential information you'll need to prepare for and complete your first project. If you're an experienced project manager, this course will make you more valuable to your employer by increasing your skills and competencies.

This course and its followup (Project Management Applications) also include essential information that will help you prepare for the Project Management Professional (PMP) and the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) exams offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI). Certification Magazine recently identified PMP Certification as ""the highest-paying certification"" of the year.

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PROJECT MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL (PMP) BOOTCAMP
(Course ID: SABU PRO12 )
In this course, you will gain the essential preparation needed to pass the PMP and CAPM exams.  Concentrating on content from the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge-Third Edition (PMBOK® Guide) that is specifically covered in the exam, this course includes practice exercises and quizzes as well as study and test-taking tips using PMI® terminology.

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PROJECT MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATION PREPARATION I
(Course ID: SABU PMP1 )
Learn how to prepare for the Project Management Institute's prestigious PMP certification exam. Master the first six chapters of A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide), 4th edition--the essential resource for the PMP certification exam. Find out about the nine Project Management Knowledge Areas, five Process Groups, and 42 project management processes. Raise your project management IQ by discovering tips and techniques related to the questions you'll encounter on the PMP exam. Use proven learning strategies to help absorb key terminology, concepts, and formulas.

This course, the first part of a two-course series, will demystify the toughest sections of the PMBOK Guide, including relationships between inputs, tools and techniques, and outputs. The course will also bring clarity to such topics as precedence diagramming, estimating, and scope management.

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