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Course code APMICVBL

This Digital course provides you with broad, self-paced training to prepare you for the APM Project Fundamentals Qualification examination, aligned to the 6th edition of the APM Body of Knowledge, without the additional costs and time requirements associated with attending a traditional classroom based event.

This course will enable you to:

  • Appreciate all 10 learning outcomes and 61 assessment criteria of the APM syllabus for this course
  • Identify and select the necessary tools, best practice techniques and control mechanisms to manage a project
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the phases of a project life cycle
  • Design a project management team
  • Practice exam style questions, with topic specific mini quizzes and module level tests.

Written by professional project management trainers with industry leading expertise, and extensive experience of using the APM approach, this is an immersive series of modules which combines tutorials, exercises and practice questions.

Target Audience:

It is suitable for those looking for an understanding of project management or people who are not directly involved in Project Management but wish to understand project management processes and key terms. It is also ideal for Project Managers who wish to gain the APM Project Fundamentals Certification as a pre-cursor to more advanced certification such as the APMP.

Objectives

  • Explain project, programme and portfolio management
  • Understand the phases of the project life cycle
  • Define a project's context
  • Define project success criteria
  • Define a project organisation structure
  • Understand the importance of stakeholder management
  • Identify and manage risks and issues
  • Produce a business case
  • Scope a project
  • Apply quality management techniques
  • Collate a project management plan
  • Apply change control mechanisms
  • Recognise the importance of configuration management
  • Communicate effectively

Outline

Module One: Course Introduction

Course overview and instructions

Module Two: Project Structure and Governance

Programme Management; Portfolio Management; Project Management; Environment; Operations Management; Organisation; Project Sponsorship; Life Cycle

Module Three: Communication and Team Leadership

Communication; Leadership; Teamwork

Module Four: Planning

Business Case; Benefits Management; Success Factors and Maturity; Information Management; Planning; Estimating; Stakeholder Management

Module Five: Scope Management

Scope Management; Configuration Management; Change Control; Time Scheduling

Module Six: Resource Management

Resource Management; Resource Scheduling; Procurement

Module Seven: Risk and Issue Management

Risk Context; Project Risk Management; Risk Techniques

Module Eight: Project Quality Management

Project Quality Management; Reviews

Delivery Method

Delivery method

Video learning

Modular video that can be streamed directly to your computer or mobile device so you can learn wherever you are.

Total price: £399

APM Project Fundamentals Qualification (PFQ) Video Based Learning
Code: APMICVBL

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