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In partnership with Kalamazoo Valley Community College, Davenport University is now offering the Certificate of Project Management in Kalamazoo. Become a valued project manager in any industry with the 3-day Certificate of Project Management. Learn how to improve performance, provide leadership, and deliver projects on time and on budget.
Learn common project terminology and standard project management practices including the project life cycle, setting goals, and effective planning, as well as the critical management components to overseeing a project.
Identify the project life cycle
Utilize project conceptualization, including goals and vision statements
Develop a Statement of Work, Work Breakdown Structure and learn to properly use a Gantt chart, PERT diagram, and network diagram
Prepare a project budget and modify the project budget or schedule to meet targets
Prepare a final project plan and execute
Develop and manage a change control process
Address change management, risk management, monitoring, and controlling
Learn resource management, time management, and project leadership
Think critically when choosing a project team
Help teams become high-functioning units
Maximize productivity at team meetings
Reward and motivate your team
Develop and execute a communication plan to communicate with sponsors and executives more effectively
Identify strategies for working with problem team members
Who Should Attend?
New and experienced project managers
Professionals needing hands-on skills for managing and overseeing projects and team members