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Project Management: Competencies and Structure

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An intensive program provides the practical knowledge and hands-on exercises needed to start and complete an AV project successfully.

Success as a Project Manager depends on understanding the competencies and structure of project management. Through discussion, facilitation and practical exercises, the nine areas of the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK�Guide) are presented and a framework provided so that they can be integrated and applied during each phase of a project’s lifecycle.

Training focuses on how to integrate the PMBOK Guide knowledge areas into effective processes with which to establish priorities and proactively manage projects — an important task for Project Managers. The curriculum focuses on the project lifecycle phases, the corresponding project management processes, and the nine knowledge areas (below). Through utilization of AV case studies and scenarios you see how quality project management can improve your team communication and bottom line. Content is customized to address specific AV project management needs.

This course is available to be delivered upon request in both a two-day and a three-day format at your company site.

Audience    Course Content    Cost    CTS Renewal Units

Project managers who need to participate in a foundational course that can lead to more advanced programs; technicians promoted to project management.

Course Content

  • Establish guidelines for team communication and initiate team development.

  • Define and understand the typical AV industry project lifecycle(s)

  • Create a deliverable-based Work Breakdown Structure describing applicable projects.

  • Create a network schedule with activities, durations, and interdependencies.

  • Delineate and assign resources and budget associated costs to the project(s).

  • Identify, assess, and plan for the mitigation and response of the project’s risks.

  • Understand basic contract types, their terms and conditions, and their ramifications.

  • Identify the important project metrics to be captured, measured and analyzed within the typical AV industry methodology.

  • Create a high performing project team focused on customer satisfaction.
InfoComm Members: $995
Applicable EduBucks: $248.75
Nonmembers: $1,495
  CTS Renewal Units
This course provides 24 renewal units (RUs) toward
InfoComm Certification renewal.