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Project Management

PMP 7 - Project Human Resource Management

This course was designed as a supplemental study guide for the major content areas of Chapter 9 of A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK Guide), Fifth Edition. In this course, you will learn how to acquire and negotiate the best staff, how to define roles and responsibilities in project documentation, and how to employ the essentials of good people management.
After completing this course, you will be able to:

  1. Understand how staffing is planned for and acquired in an organization

  2. Understand how internal and external staff will have different management needs

  3. Understand and manage for constraints and limited availability of human resources

  4. Understand and apply resource leveling techniques to deal with limited human resources

  5. Identify and choose between the various techniques for visually representing the roles and responsibilities of individuals, teams, and organizations

  6. Understand what makes a successful team and how project managers can assess and develop their teams and individual workers

  7. Employ effective people management, including how to motivate and manage teams and how to resolve team conflict

  8. Understand the general approaches to decision-making, and how they might be applied to project scenarios

This course is self-paced and online. You will have access to this course for 30 days.

Target Audience: This course is designed for adult learners with some project management experience.

Level: Intermediate

Prerequisites: Learners should have some experience in project management and will need to have access to the Project Management Institute's A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, Fifth Edition (PMBOK Guide).

Estimated time to complete: 3.5 hours of online course work

Cost: $79

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