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Fundamentals of Project Management

Programs & Courses

Overview

Project Management is the application of knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to project activities to meet the project requirements.  Project Management is accomplished through the appropriate application and integration of the 47 logically grouped project management processes, which are categorized into five Process Groups. (PMBOK® 5th Edition)

In this interactive virtual workshop, participants will learn the role of various stakeholders including the sponsor and project manager.  Through the use of a case study, participants will follow the Project Management Process Groups and begin the development of a project plan.

Facilitator: Carole Spicer
New dates: February 6-7, 2018
Location: Online
Registration: $695

Click here to register online (credit card only) or email cconnors@grenfell.mun.ca to request an invoice.


Who should attend?

  • Project Managers
  • Project Team Leads
  • Project Sponsors
  • Anyone interested in learning project management concepts


Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this course participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate understanding of Project Management Concepts
  • Identify the Project Management Process Groups and Knowledge Areas
  • Utilize techniques for managing a project effectively


About the facilitator

Carole Spicer is a highly experienced and certified facilitator and master trainer having worked in both private and public sectors. Carole is skilled in Adult Learning Principles and creates a safe environment for her clients to share and learn new skills and information. She has a proven track record in achieving results and the transfer of knowledge.

Carole is a Certified Service Manager with extensive service delivery experience. She began her service career in the retail industry and moved in to a telecommunications call centre where she advanced to a Corporate Training Specialist role. Carole added project management to her training specialties in 2007 when she earned her Project Management Professional certification. She worked closely with the Government of Ontario’s Centre for Leadership and Learning to build capacity of public servants in project management and leadership.

In her recent role with the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador’s Human Resource Secretariat, Carole worked closely with departments to build capacity and identify strategic priorities. She is specialized in the design and delivery of virtual training.
Carole is 10th generation Canadian with her family originating from Newfoundland and Labrador. She currently resides in Pasadena, Newfoundland and Labrador with her husband and two daughters. She is the Chairperson of the Pasadena Heritage Society – NL and a Board Member of the Pasadena Public Library.

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