Project Management Essentials

Project Management Essentials

This course is about the science of project management. It provides delegates with a complete project planning process and methodology that links the tools and techniques in a systematic manner around the 10 areas of Project Management Body of Knowledge PMBOK®

Course Content:

  • Project Terms, Concepts and methodology
  • Project Feasibility and selection
  • The Project Scope and Planning Milestones.
  • Organizing and coordinating the Project.
  • Risk Analysis and Estimating Concepts.
  • The Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) and Activity Lists.
  • Planning, organizing and coordinating activities.
  • Resource, Time, Cost and Cash Flow Analysis.
  • Project Monitoring and Controlling
  • Progress reporting and variance analysis.
  • Overview of Project Contract Management
  • The Close out Phase.


In this guided course, participants will practice and learn how to:

  • Define and describe common project management terminologies
  • Understand the 5 process groups and the projects Constraints
  • Describe the Project Life Cycle and to distinguish between a project and operations
  • Understand the importance to Project Management
  • Define project organizational structure and roles & responsibilities
  • Understand the PMBOK® 10 knowledge areas and integrate them with process groups
  • Use a step-by-step process to effectually plan, execute, monitor and control projects.
  • Understand how to successfully close a project