Project Management

Project Management Courses in South Africa

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2KO's courses in Project Management will assist you with understanding the principles involved with project management as well as teach you varied strategies to set up and maintain projects using the tools at our disposal in this modern world. 2KO Africa offers IT consulting, technical IT services and top-of-the-range IT training on multiple platforms. Our best-of-breed computer courses are presented as instructor led classes or as online internet-based elearning, to ensure students have access to the best Project Management training anywhere in South Africa, and even the world.

 

The more important a project, the more it needs a standardized system to plan and organize it to be completed efficiently. The Project Management Institute's PMP (Project Management Professional) certification is the industry-leading standard for verifying a project manager's ability to successfully oversee projects from beginning to end. This study guide will prepare you to initiate, plan, execute, monitor, control, and close a project using project quality standards as laid out in the fourth edition of the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK). This series of courses will address all the objectives needed to pass the updated Project Management Professional Certification 2011.


Prerequisite
Secondary degree (high school diploma, associate’s degree or the global equivalent)
• 7,500 hours leading and directing projects
• 35 hours of project management education or
• Four-year degree
• 4,500 hours leading and directing projects
• 35 hours of project management educatio
• Course runs on virtual machines.


Who should attend the course?
This course is suitable for anyone preparing for the PMP certification exam or anyone who wants an introduction to the principles and processes of Project Management.

Course Duration
5 days (full time)

 

Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Where do you train for the course?
A: We train the course within; Cape Town, South Africa Johannesburg, South Africa Courses only runs with a minimum of 7 delegates.

 

What books do I get with this course?
Students will receive a course manual which you can take away with you to keep after the course.


Course Outline:

Becoming a PMP®
Benefits of PMP® certification
Review of the certification process

Project Management Framework
Project phases
Project life cycles
Areas of knowledge
Project stakeholders
Process Groups


Project Integration Management
Project plan development
Project plan execution
Integrated change control


Project Scope Management
Project initiation definition
Work breakdown structure (WBS)
Scope verification
Scope change control


Project Time Management
Schedule network development
Resource loading and levelling
Cost estimating and budgeting
Cost control
Earned valu


Project Cost Management
Definitions, types of costs
Economic analysis
CPM and PERT

Project Quality Management
Quality planning
Quality assurance
Quality control
Statistical process control

Project Human Resource Management
Motivation and leadership
Team development


Project Communications Management
Communications planning
Information distribution
Performance reporting


Project Risk Management
Risk Planning
Risk identification
Qualitative and quantitative risk management
Risk response development and control
Monte Carlo simulation


Project Procurement Management
Procurement planning
Solicitation and source selection
Contract administration and close-out


Project Stakeholder Management
Stakeholder identification
Stakeholder engagement planning and managing