Duration: 3 days
24 PDUs (2.4 CEUs)
Associate degree, or global equivalent, plus 1-3 years of information and management systems experience.
A program is group of related projects. Together, they are part of an organization’s portfolio. In order to achieve its strategic objectives an organization must align its strategic objectives with existing portfolio (programs and projects). This course will teach you how to achieve your strategic objectives through better management and coordination of the existing portfolio within your organization. Your focus should be toward ensuring that projects align with agency goals, maximizing performance, and minimizing risk through better resource allocation, budget and schedule forecasting, and stakeholders’ management. Your program success rate is directly related to your ability to train and motivate your product managers to deliver value.
• Introduction to Program Management
• Life Cycles
• Program Initiation
• Structures and Stakeholders in Program Initiation
• Program Leadership, Stakeholders Management, and Communications
• Program Planning
• Program Execution, Monitoring and Control
• Closing Out the Program
Who Should Attend
Managers, team leaders, supervisors and functional managers.
Method of Delivery
• Onsite/Live class instructions or Online web conference
• Open discussion
• Case studies