Project Management Foundation

Key approaches for ensuring successful projects.


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  • Duration 3 days
  • Regular fee 1 435
  • Preferential fee 1 290?
  • Locations
    • Gatineau
    • Montreal
    • Quebec City
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Accreditation and partners association

  • Project Management Institute 18 PDU


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.


Participation in at least one project.

Training Details


  • 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.

Customer Testimonials

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

    February 19 to February 21 2020

  • Montreal

    March 16 to March 18 2020

  • Quebec City

    April 20 to April 22 2020

  • Montreal

    May 6 to May 8 2020

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