Project Management Essentials - 2 Day Training

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Express Employment Professionals

1760 44th Street Southwest

Wyoming, MI 49519

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Join us for Project Management Essentials, August 3 - 4

This 2-day workshop teaches the mechanics of effective project management, how to get people onboard, better utilize their skills and achieve successful results. Participants can expect to be fully engaged while learning and applying a step by step approach to help reduce the risk and uncertainty associated with project completion.

Training Objectives

As a result of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Define and describe common project management terminology
  • Use a step-by-step process to manage projects faster while using fewer resources
  • Avoid common pitfalls and mistakes in managing projects
  • Apply practical project management tools and techniques

Key Topics Covered

The Five Process Groups:

  • Initiating
  • Planning
  • Execution
  • Monitoring & Controlling
  • Close out

The nine project management areas, as defined by the Project Management Institute (PMI):

  • Project Integration Management
  • Project Scope Management
  • Project Time Management
  • Project Cost Management
  • Project Quality Management
  • Project Human Resource Management
  • Project Communications Management
  • Project Risk Management
  • Project Procurement Management

The Triple Constraint:

  • Cost
  • Time
  • Scope

Presented by:

Michael Gilreath, Lean Six Sigma Trainer and Coach, Express Employment Professionals

Michael, a senior member of the American Society for Quality, is certified as a Six Sigma Blackbelt, Quality Engineer, and Quality Systems Lead Auditor. He has provided consulting and training in all aspects of Lean, Six Sigma, and Quality & Environmental Management Systems to over 100 organizations including healthcare, manufacturing, and education.
What sets Michael apart is his ability to engage people. His energy is contagious, and his mission is clear – teach, coach and inspire teams to greater heights of excellence. A life long learner, Michael feels the best way to learn is to teach. He understands the difference between teaching and telling, and continually strives to improve the learning experience.

Event Details

Date: Thursday & Friday, August 3-4, 2017

Location: Express Employment Professionals Training Center:

1760 44th St. SW, Suite 10, Wyoming, MI 49519

Time: 8:00am - 4:30pm (on both days)

Cost: $595, Includes light breakfast, boxed lunch, snacks, beverages, and all training materials for each day

Class size is limited—register early to guarantee your spot.

If you have any questions, need help registering, or would like to be invoiced for this event, please contact: David Robb, Director of Marketing 616.281.0611, David.Robb@expresspros.com

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