Essentials of Project Management for the Non-Project Manager

Program Description

Learn and apply basic elements of project management to your job to support project success.

To work together effectively on any project, everyone on the team needs to use a common language and have a clear understanding of all expectations. This unique project manager training seminar is designed for individuals with little or no prior knowledge of project management who serve on project management teams, those who simply want to know more about PM or those who are making the transition to project management. In just two days, you’ll develop an understanding of essential terminology and apply basic PM tools and techniques to increase your effectiveness both on the team and in your own functional area.

How You Will Benefit

  • Know the purpose and process of project management
  • Understand the roles, responsibilities and needs of project team members
  • Identify and apply critical project management tools
  • Identify stakeholders, their relationships to each other and how these relationships affect projects
  • Recognize stakeholder issues within the organization
  • Identify and apply critical communication tools and protocols

Who Should Attend

Those who are involved in projects but do not manage them, such as subject matter experts, team members, project sponsors, contributors, facilitators and coordinators.

Agenda

  • Key project management terms
  • Five groups of the project management process
  • Estimating project activity accurately
  • Identifying and aligning the project stakeholders
  • Evaluating the project charter
  • Validating project requirements against the SMART Tool
  • Understanding and creating the Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)

Locations, Dates & Pricing

Pricing
# Location Date(s) List Member
0654800430

New York NY

AMA New York Center
03/01/2018 - 03/02/2018 $2195 $1995 Register
0654800431

San Francisco CA

AMA San Francisco Center
03/26/2018 - 03/27/2018 $2195 $1995 Register
0654800447

Dallas TX

04/12/2018 - 04/13/2018 $2195 $1995 Register
0654800443

Chicago IL

Summit West
04/19/2018 - 04/20/2018 $2195 $1995 Register
0654800445

Arlington VA

AMA Washington Area Center
04/23/2018 - 04/24/2018 $2195 $1995 Register
0654800444

New York NY

AMA New York Center
05/14/2018 - 05/15/2018 $2195 $1995 Register
0654800446

Seattle WA

05/21/2018 - 05/22/2018 $2195 $1995 Register
0654800442

Saranac Lake NY

Virtual Meeting
06/04/2018 - 06/07/2018 $2095 $1895 Register
0654800448

Philadelphia PA

06/11/2018 - 06/12/2018 $2195 $1995 Register
0654800449

Atlanta GA

AMA Atlanta Center
06/21/2018 - 06/22/2018 $2195 $1995 Register

Prices are subject to change without notice. Discounts apply for groups of three or more people. Call for details. Federal government employees are eligible for special GSA pricing for many seminars.


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Seminars scheduled for the cities below are held at the locations listed. For location information for other cities in which AMA seminars are held please call or email for information.
  • New York

    AMA executive Conference Center
    1601 Broadway New York, NY 10019
    American Management Association (Located in the same building as the Crowne Plaza Hotel) 1601 Broadway On Broadway and 48th Street near Times Square. Entrance is on 48th Street.

  • Chicago

    AMA executive Conference Center (adjacent to the Marroitt O'Hare)
    8655 West Higgins Rd
    Chicago, IL 60631

  • San Francisco

    AMA executive Conference Center (located in San Francisco Marriott Hotel)
    55 Fourth Street 2nd Level
    San Francisco, CA 94103

  • Atltanta

    AMA Executive Conference Center
    1170 Peachtree Street Ne Cnr Peachtree & 14th (3rd Flr)
    Atlanta, GA 30309

  • Washington D.C.

    Arlington, Virginia
    2345 Crystal Drive, Suite 200
    Arlington, VA 22202

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Program Details

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  • Seminar Number:

    06548

  • Length:

    2 Day(s)

  • Program Hours:


    Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.

  • CEU Credits:

    1.2

  • CPE Credits:

    14.0

  • FMDS Credits:

    14.0

  • Lunch:

    Lunch is on your own.

  • Continuing Education:

    Continuing education credits may be recognized by your professional board. Contact your own board to find out what's required.

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