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    Project Management for Managers

    This course will provide the common language and tools to enable functional and departmental managers to coach, guide, and direct project managers and teams.  Participants will receive practical “hands-on” project management tools and techniques.  This will include “real world” project examples and exercises.  This course will focus on situational awareness necessary to effectively lead and manage projects.

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    Project Management for Managers 

    • Phases of a project
    • Critical success factors
    • Tools and techniques

    During this course participants will learn the ability to manage a project by getting it right the first time through effective planning and scoping.  They will learn what it takes to make a project succeed (or fail), discover how to start a project with the end in mind, learn how to get to know the stakeholders, determine how to plan and mitigate project risk, and decide how to track status and understand the situation.  Participants will also find out how to empower the project team.

    Functional and departmental leaders involved in project delivery or managing project managers. This course is appropriate for supervisors, managers, and project sponsors.


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