Gain the knowledge and skills to manage a project successfully from start to finish. In an intensive, five-day format, learn how to develop a project plan, communicate with a diverse group of stakeholders, and achieve your team’s goals efficiently and effectively.
The program curriculum follows content outlined in A Guide to the PMI® Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK™, Sixth Edition). An expert instructor will introduce and illustrate various project management models, and you will have opportunities to practice and apply skills and competencies through group and individual exercises.
The SMU Project Management Certificate program comprises two integrated modules, “Tools and Techniques” (3 days) and “The People Side” (2 days), which together provide a comprehensive foundation for implementing a project management approach in your work and organization.
Specific topics include:
Implementing Effective Planning and Control
Organizing and Supporting Projects
Creating Interactive Project Teams
Establishing Effective Communications
Empowering Project Team Members
Meet the educational requirement to sit for the PMP® (Project Management Professional) Exam
Learn and practice the six elements of an effective project plan
Understand vital tools and techniques used to support project management
Learn strategies to identify and mitigate risks to project success
Learn to effectively manage communications and reporting skills
Why Choose SMU?
SMU PRO provides:
Experienced instructors who are senior-level, practicing professionals
Diverse student participants from a variety of corporate, nonprofit and entrepreneurial industries and academic fields
Concentrated schedule – one full week on campus
Classes delivered in-person to optimize real, hands-on learning and maximize opportunities for interaction and networking
Who Should Attend?
New project managers
Team members who contribute to projects
Experienced managers looking for advanced skills and best practices
Innovative business professionals who want to encourage collaboration
Open to beginner and experienced project managers alike
Start Date & Time: 24 Feb 2020, 08:30
End Date & Time: 28 Feb 2020, 17:00
Location: SMU Main Campus, Dallas, Texas, USA.
PDUs: 40 Price: Priority Registration $3,745 / Standard Registration $3,995. Fees include tuition, textbooks and all materials.
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