PMBOK® Guide 6th Ed. Focus: Managing a Project Team

Course Overview

The human aspect of project management is usually overlooked and the technical side of project management is given the focus. This course is designed to help you look deeper at the people involved in your project – from planning your resource needs, to acquisition, development, and management of a team of individuals. You’ll learn best practices to help your team members succeed as project members, which in turn will bring success to your projects.

4 Professional Development Units (4 PDUs)

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 Human Resource Management Plan Template, which 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:

  • How to run an effective kick-off meeting
  • How to develop a comprehensive HR Management Plan for virtual and co-located resources
  • Team acquisition negotiaion skills
  • Motivational theories and team building
  • Holding the project closure meeting

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 effictively manage the people on 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.

Prerequisites

None. Some project management experience is highly recommended.

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