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Workshop Name Managing Projects for Public Managers
DateApril 18 and 19, 2023
LocationVirtual - Zoom Link sent via Email
DeadlineApril 17, 2023
Gain foundational knowledge and explore contemporary best practices in project management to build the personal knowledge, skills and confidence you need to effectively lead projects. Whether you're leading your first project, struggling to get through all the projects on your to-do list, or looking for strategies to ensure project success, you will benefit from this class. Note: this is a two-day class. CPM Competency: 2.12 Describe multiple project management methodologies, and tools that are used in the project life cycle. Desired Learning Outcomes: 1. Define project parameters in terms of quality, cost and time. 2. Develop a methodology for gaining customer input in order to define quality characteristics and meet customer expectations. 3. Develop a comprehensive planning strategy which breaks down major components of a project to the lowest level of implementation detail (tree diagram and summary sheet). 4. Explain the need for and develop a prioritization procedure applicable to a selected project. 5. Define steps in a process and assign time estimates accordingly. 6. Establish standards for quality specifications and monitoring procedures to be used during project implementation 7. Define management responsibilities throughout the life cycle of the project
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