(PRWEB) May 15, 2013
Advisicon has partnered with project management expert Dr. Willis Thomas on our latest course offering Project Management for Non-Project Managers.
This is a three-hour course worth 3 Professional Development Units (PDUs).
Project management is an essential skill utilized within many levels of organizations today. More and more individuals are being tasked to assist with project management, however transitioning into the role of project manager without acquiring the necessary skills and training can be overwhelming.
This course focuses on providing students with the essential knowledge needed to plan and manage projects effectively, and provides a thorough understanding of project management terminology and fundamental concepts. Students will learn industry Best Practices for incorporating proven-effective, project management processes into their organization.
For more information on this course and to register, visit: http://www.Advisicon.com/public_classes.htm.
Use PROMO Code: PMSAVINGS for 20% off this course.
Key Project Management for Non-Project Managers Concepts Covered in this course:
- The purpose of project management
- The role of the project manager
- Desired competencies in project managers
- Paths to project management certificates and certification
- Project management life cycles
- The Project Management Institute and the PMBOK® Guide
- Implementing project management software
- Building project management supporting infrastructures
- Program management
- Portfolio management
- Agile project management
Willis H. Thomas, PhD, PMP, CPT is a certified project manager and performance technologist who has developed and taught online project management related courses for over ten years.
Dr. Thomas holds a PhD in Evaluation and a Master of Science degree in Human Resource Management. He is also a recognized author having received the Project Management Institute 2012 Cleland Award, which recognizes and honors the year’s best project management literature.
For more information on Dr. Willis Thomas, visit his website: http://www.willishthomas.me/.