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Course 1 - Introduction to ITD Project Management

Audience: ITD Project Managers

Duration: 1/2 day (estimated)

Objectives: Upon completion of this course, attendees will:

  • Understand the benefits of project management and its application to ITD.
  • Be able to define the ITD Project Phases and Project Stages.
  • Be able to identify Essential Project Management Principles.

Course Outline

  1. Introduction
    • Course Objectives
    • What is Project Management?
    • Why Project Management?
    • A Brief History of Modern PM
    • Project Management Maturity Model
    • Benefits of Project Management
    • ITD PM Academy Curriculum
  2. Project Phases & Project Stages
    • ITD Project Phases
    • ITD Project Management Life Cycle Stages
    • Initiation Stage
    • Planning Stage
    • Execution, Monitor and Control Stage
    • Closure Stage
  3. Essential Project Management Principles
    • Managing Expectations
    • Project Organizational Chart
    • Project Stakeholders
    • Roles and Responsibilities for Key Stakeholders
    • Questions for Project Sponsors and Project Owners to Ask Project Managers
    • The Triple Constraint
    • Tools to Improve Project Delivery and Consistency
  4. In Summary
    • Review Key Concepts
    • Preview of the Next ITD PM Academy Course
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