Project Management Tools & Techniques

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Project Management Tools & Techniques

October 1, 2018 @ 8:00 am - October 2, 2018 @ 4:30 pm

This interactive, 2-day workshop introduces participants to the Five-Step Project Management Approach: Define, Plan, Execute, Control, and Close. The instruction, exercises, and groupwork are designed to give participants hands-on practice using critical project-management tools and techniques – techniques that can be immediately applied to participants’ real-life projects. Participants will also build communication skills that will increase their effectiveness leading project teams.

Course Objectives:

  • Write a project charter
  • Write a project scope statement
  • Create a four-level work breakdown structure
  • Set quality standards and a quality control plan
  • Develop a procurement plan
  • Carry out a stakeholder’s analysis
  • Develop a risk management plan
  • Estimate project costs
  • Create a realistic and achievable schedule
  • Develop a communication plan
  • Evaluate critical contract administration issues and take corrective actions
  • Manage stakeholders’ expectations and relationships
  • Solve issues related to scope changes

Over the two days, participants will build up a Project Management Toolbox: a collection of checklists, forms, and schedules that will enable them to plan and execute any project, regardless of its type, size or complexity.

Your Presenter: Dr. Sami Fahmy is founder and president of the Performance Excellence Institute, a consulting firm dedicated to teaching and supporting the latest and most advanced approaches to Project and Construction Management. Dr. Fahmy is a Civil Engineer by education and a Project Manager by education and training. He has 40+ years of PM practical experience covering a wide range of Project Management and technical areas, including 30 years with Public Works and Government Services Canada, where he led and oversaw the training of Project Managers.

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October 1, 2018 @ 8:00 am
October 2, 2018 @ 4:30 pm


Red Deer Construction Association
7471 Edgar Industrial Bend, Bay 3
Red Deer, Alberta T4P3Z5 Canada
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403 346 4846


Red Deer Construction Association