Project Management Foundations

Our courses are broken down into various modules and each module customized to the need of the client.  The course is divided as a weekly session of 3 hours, on a time and day agreed with the client.

The object of the module  is to charge the participants and ensure they are committed to the outcomes of the training programme in line with their vision.


Module 1: Unpacking Project Management (PM)

  • Defining PM
  • PM life cycle
  • Traditional Vs Agile PM
  • How organizational structure and culture affect projects
  • PM software

Module 2: Ethics

  • Demonstrate responsibility
  • Display respect in PM
  • Operate with fairness, honesty
  • Identify ethical behaviours
  • Mandatory and aspirational ethics
  • Establish personal ethical standards
  • Ethics in initiation and planning
  • Ethics in procurement
  • Ethics in execution
  • Reporting ethical problems

Module 3: Creating a strategy

  • Identify project stakeholders
  • Identify project goals
  • Identify project deliverable an
  • Identify project assumptions and risks
  • Create a project charter

Module 4: Developing a project plan

  • Build a breakdown structure
  • Create a resource management plan
  • Develop a project schedule and budget
  • Create a risk management plan
  • Develop a communication and quality plan
  • Develop a change management plan
  • Procurement

Module 5: Building a Project Schedule

  • Task breakdown
  • Assign resources
  • Develop milestones and schedule
  • Understand critical chain method
  • Baseline

Module 6: Agile Project Management

  • Definition
  • Agile project management life cycle
  • Iteration

Module 7: Communication

  • Delivering the project
  • Effective communication

Module 8: Team

  • Understand team dynamic
  • Understand different personalities
  • How to manage team and virtual team

Module 9: Monitoring and Evaluation

  • Data collection
  • Manage project scope
  • Monitor and control risks
  • Evaluate progress
  • Solving problems

Module 10: Closing a Project

  • Document lessons learned
  • Reporting
  • Close project

Course Cost: USD:500