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Eric Norman’s Preparing Project and Program Leaders for Organizations of the Future: Foundations

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About This Course

This is the first course in a 9-part series by Eric Norman, PMI Fellow.

Do you sense a shift in your profession? The project management world is changing and former practices are not as effective as they once were. Organizations are demanding more from project managers. The role is evolving and brings with it entirely new performance expectations to compete in this rapidly evolving environment. In this course, Eric highlights the fundamental changes in developing project management competencies, skills, judgment and experience to prepare you for the future. The course helps you differentiate and examine important concepts, such as:

  • Project Manager and Project Leader
  • Tactical and Strategic
  • Project Management and Program Management
  • Program Management Office and the Program Management Practice

This foundations course is the first of an innovative and influential series that will enrich your performance and take your career to the next level.

This course is also available in the PDU Passport, our all-access pass to every InSite PDU course.

Outline: 

  • Introduction
  • The Role of Initiative Leader
  • Role Delineation Study and Definitions
  • Management and Leadership
  • Project Management, Project Leadership, and Program Management
  • Program Management Concepts
  • Project Management and Program Management
  • Program Leadership and Project Leadership Working Together
  • Program Management office
  • Quiz Retrospective Review
  • Quiz – Detailed Review

Takeaways: 

  • Certificate of Completion

Target Audience: Best for PMP® and PgMP® certification holders.

Outcome: 1 Professional Development Unit (PDU) that can be applied towards the following certifications: PMP, PgMP, PfMP, PMI-ACP, PMI-BA, PMI-RMP, and PMI-SP

Author: Eric Norman

Frequently Asked Questions

  • IS THIS COURSE REGISTERED WITH PMI? WILL I EARN PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT UNITS (PDUS)?

    Yes and yes!  Your PDUs are important, and we’ve registered this course with PMI.  Velociteach is a Registered Education Provider (REP#1768).  This course is listed with PMI, provides Category A PDUs and is aligned with the PMI Talent TriangleTM. Once you have finished the course, our system will generate a Certificate of Completion for your records.

  • HOW LONG WILL I HAVE ACCESS TO THIS COURSE?

    You will have access to this course for 6 months from the time you activate the key in your account.

  • WHEN WILL I BE ABLE TO ACCESS THIS COURSE?

    Upon purchase, this course will automatically be added to your account. However, your 6-month access period will not begin until you activate the key.

  • HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE ME TO COMPLETE THE COURSE?

    You will earn 1 PDU for completing this course. Therefore, it should take you about 1 hour to complete the course, but you can revisit sections or watch lessons as many times as you wish during your access period. One of the best features is you can pause a course and pick up right where you left off when you log back into your account. InSite is self-paced, which makes it simple for you to learn when it is convenient for you.

  • CAN I ACCESS THIS COURSE FROM A MOBILE DEVICE?

    Yes, you can take this course from your computer, tablet or mobile device.  If you can access the internet, you can access this course.

  • WHAT IS THE TALENT TRIANGLE, AND HOW DOES IT IMPACT MY PDUS?

    PMI requires that you earn a minimum number of 8 PDUs in Technical Project Management, Leadership, and Strategic and Business Management categories making up the Talent Triangle. This course fulfills 1 PDU in strategic an Business Management.

  • HOW DO I REPORT MY PDUS?

    You will receive a Certificate of Completion when you complete each course. PMI has step-by-step instructions on how to report your PDUs.

  • PDUs: 1

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Eric Norman’s Preparing Project and Program Leaders for Organizations of the Future: Foundations






PMI Talent Triangle™

  • Leadership PDUs: 0
  • Technical PDUs: 0
  • Strategic PDUs: 1

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