Manage Your Work Course

Effective project managers use proven practices to manage the key resources of people, process, and knowledge. Participants will learn the tools and skills needed for project success. Mastery of these skills will help project managers avoid feeling overwhelmed and instead feel confident in their ability to manage a project from beginning to end successfully.


Two days | 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Total Hours: 16

Program Description:

Manage Your Work

The backbone of project management is planning, scheduling, and controlling. There are well-established principles, tools, and techniques for taking these critical elements to a professional level of expertise. From the management of small to complex projects, participants will find a proven approach to shorten project duration, manage communication, report status, and keep the project on track for on time and on budget delivery.

Learning Objectives:

  •  Understand the critical elements of a correct project measure of performance
  • Identify the major deliverables required to achieve a project’s measure of performance
  • Develop a project scope statement that will provide clarity and reduce the chance of scopecreep
  • Use the common techniques for planning and scheduling project work
  • Calculate the critical path for a simple project
  • Identify methods for compressing the time required to complete a project
  • Understand the benefits of establishing a project baseline
  • Learn the critical elements of risk identification, mitigation, and control
  • Practice methods for managing project changes
  • Learn methods for documenting and benefitting from project lessons learned


FRCC Westminster Campus
3645 West 112th Avenue
Westminster, CO 80031
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 $1,000/person (includes all materials

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