Event Description

Project Management: A Practical Approach

Jun. 03, 2014

Two day workshop - Tuesday, June 3 and Wednesday, June 4, 2014 

8:15 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. both days
Location: QNET - Suite 660, 175 Hargrave Street, Winnipeg

QNET Member / APICS Partner Rate:  $599 + GST
Non-Member Rate:  $699 + GST | Join QNET
Above rate includes a light lunch both days.

Learn how to manage your projects successfully with some practical skills such as project planning, scheduling, tracking, change management and reporting. This introductory 2 day workshop also emphasizes the importance of working with people to clarify expectations, define roles, and build commitment. The first day is an overview of the topic areas and the second day is a practical case project starting at initiation, through planning, execution, and control to closure for practice in applying the skills learned.

Topic areas:
  • What are: projects, project management, and project managers.
  • Know the destination: scope definition.
  • Laying a route: work breakdown structure, schedule, and risk.
  • The human side: resources, responsibilities, and relationships.
  • Making headway: controlling scope, reporting progress.
Presenter:
 
Allison Atkey of Atkey Consulting has managed a wide range of projects including project launches, organization change initiatives, and application development. Over 2,500 individuals have learned about project management at her workshops or courses, including those at University of Manitoba and Red River College. Allison is a certified PMP (Project Management Professional) from PMI, the Project Management Institute.
 
This workshop is:               
This session is presented by QNET in partnership with APICS Winnipeg Chapter and Industry Workforce Development, Manitoba Entrepreneurship Training & Trade

 

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