PM Fundamentals

Learners are introduced to the building blocks of project management, learning how to define, plan, and manage a project from a theoretical followed by a practical standpoint. There is a strong emphasis of the alignment of the practice of project management with three central aspects of best practice project management and case-study based scenarios .

  • Identify and classify project characteristics.
  • Outline the benefits of effective project planning and control.
  • Prepare and deliver good Project Charters (Project Charter Template).
  • Define project objectives and create a project initiation document.
  • Show how a work breakdown structure as an input to developing a project plan.
  • Define the principles behind time and cost estimation.
  • Describe the different components of a project schedule.
  • Present an effective project management plan (Project Plan Templates) and how it is used to identify risks and issues.
  • Describe efficient techniques for controlling project performance (Change Control and Reporting Templates).
  • Define how projects are closed successfully (Project Closure Template).
  • Understanding how to setup project in Microsoft (MS) Project.

Specialist in Project Management, Program Management, Portfolio Management, Agile Project Management, Project and Program Risk Management, Contract Management and Project and Program Leadership. Holds a Master of Science degree in Project Management and holds multiple project and program management accreditations (PMP©, PMI-ACP©, PMI-RMP©, PMI-SP© and PgMP©) from the Project Management Institute (PMI©). He has over 23 years of professional experience. During that time, he has led some significant global IT and Infrastructure projects and programs for various industries. Coupled with his industrial experience, he spends time training and coaching in USA, Middle-East, Africa, Asia and Europe on the topic of project and program management.

Few of the companies he has worked with over the years: Red Bull, AdidaS, Philips, GlaxoSmithKline, Sony, Heineken, BBC, Seat, Samsung, Fox Sreachlight Studios, SHell, Unilever, Sainsbury's, Cannes Lions.