Project Management Fundamentals is an online course designed for visual learners. You will learn the best practices techniques for managing a project from the start to the on-time and on-budget finish. You will learn a straightforward method for planning, scheduling, tracking and reporting project progress. Your learning tools are video lectures by Dick Billows, PMP GCA and “Project Manager in Action” videos. These videos show you a project manager, sponsor and team members correctly performing each step in a project.
You start by learning how to plan the scope with the sponsor and gather the requirements. Next you learn how to build a project schedule and work breakdown structure (WBS ) using project management software. Then you will master techniques for making clear assignments to your team members and track progress on their deliverables. You will learn techniques for spotting problems early and designing options for fixing them. You will also learn how to use project management software to model alternatives that include changing the scope, duration, costs and resources.