GE101

IT Project Management

Key approaches for ensuring successful IT projects.

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overall satisfaction for this course

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  • Duration 3 DAYS
  • Regular fee 1 425
  • Preferential fee 1 205?
  • Locations
    • Montreal
    • Quebec City
    • Gatineau
    • Ottawa
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Accreditation and partners association

  • Project Management Institute 18 PDU
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SUMMARY
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Objectives

To provide the knowledge and skills required to plan for, follow up on and control all aspects of an IT project.

Targeted audience

Development supervisors, PM1 project coordinators, consultants, department heads, managers, engineers, accountants as well as those who work in purchasing or finance.

Prerequisite

Participation in at least one IT project.

Customer Testimonials

To learn the basis of project management, this course is excellent!

Mathieu L. / Expert conseil, Société Radio-Canada

Content

  • Justifying methodology: Why manage projects? Key issues, success factors and lessons learned
  • Roles and responsibilities of the project manager
  • Principles behind project management: breakdown of work (planning and control), levels of intervention (strategic, tactical and operational), typical project structures and cycles as well as the benefits of project management
  • Strategic level planning: defining the project charter (mandate)
  • Tactical level planning: implementing a global plan, management by deliverables, estimating risks and costs, building a schedule
  • Operational planning: detailed plan
  • Operational tracking: metrics for measuring progress, earned value and individual reviews
  • Tactical tracking: project committees, change requests and progress reports
  • Strategic tracking: steering committees
  • Case studies

General Note

Note: Even though the course includes a case study based on information technology, the same concepts and principles apply to all types of projects.

DATES*

*Unless stated otherwise, all sessions are in French.
  • Montreal

    March 19 to March 21 2018

  • Quebec City

    April 9 to April 11 2018

  • Montreal

    April 16 to April 18 2018 - English version

  • Montreal

    May 14 to May 16 2018

  • Montreal

    September 17 to September 19 2018

  • Gatineau

    September 24 to September 26 2018

  • Ottawa

    October 4 to October 6 2018 - english version

  • Quebec City

    October 22 to October 24 2018

  • Montreal

    November 5 to November 7 2018

  • Montreal

    November 12 to November 14 2018 - english version

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