PMBOK® Guide 6th Ed. Focus: Initiating a Project

Learn to improve performance during the initiation of your project. Development of a project charter and identification of your stakeholders is the first of many best practices you can use to kick-off your projects successfully. If this is your first project, or one of many, this course will bring focus to the initiation phase and help kick off a successful project.

4 Professional Development Units (PDU)

Instructor: Ashley Hunt

PMP® Introduction

What You Get

Stormwind’s EPIC Live courses provide 24×7 access, work-friendly 2-hour sessions with the best instructors in the business, and cinema-quality content to help students stay engaged. Included Materials:

  • Access to multiple LIVE class events, for up to a year or more
  • Instant Replay – On Demand HD video recordings of the Live Sessions
  • 1:1 Mentoring
  • Student Guide

BONUS MATERIAL: This course includes downloadable job aids: re-usable document templates, including a pre-project initiation checklist, Project Charter template with explanation, and kick-off meeting agenda, that can be used immediately by students in their day-to-day work, saving them time and helping them directly apply what was learned in class.

Skills Learned

Students will learn:

  • Effective pre-project initiation
  • How to hold an effective kick-off meeting
  • Contributing to the project charter and understanding the elements
  • Identification of stakeholders and building a comprehensive stakeholder register

Who Should Attend This Course

This course is designed for project managers who would like to improve their skills and gain a deeper understanding of how to effectively initiate a project. Project managers holding the PMP® or CAPM® certification will benefit from the skills taught in this class and will increase their knowledge level beyond what was covered in their certification prep class. Project management professionals can earn 4 PDUs toward CAPM® or PMP® certification, or may apply the PDU credit toward the Technical Skills continuing education requirement for certification maintenance.

PMI®, PMBOK®, PMP® and CAPM® are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.