Professional Development Training

Project Management for Non-Project Managers

Course Code: AMS1046

Project Management for Non-Project Managers is a toolbox for professionals who, as a member of a Project Team, are involved in project leadership activities without formal PM training. For these individuals it is critical to know how to scope, estimate, and schedule project-based work, regardless of their project experience. In addition, the course enables the professional to better support the objectives of the Project Manager for the project by understanding the rationale of the various PM efforts.  In this course, participants will learn the foundational elements of Project Management best practice and the associated toolbox that supports the activities needed to execute.

Learning Modules 

Project Initiation

    • Project Request & Charter
    • Project Lifecycle
    • Project Stakeholder Management
    • Project Communication

Project Planning

    • The Project Plan
    • Scope Definition
    • Work Breakdown Structure
    • Estimating Basics

Agile Project Management

    • What is Agile Project Management
    • Agile PM vs Traditional PM
    • Agile Project Lifecycles
    • Agile Roles & Responsibilities

Project Execution, Control & Close

    • Project Reporting, Control & Change Management
    • Risk Management
    • Cost & Schedule Control Methods
    • Transfer, Handover, and Closure

Who Should Attend

Anyone responsible for working on project teams without formal Project Management training.

Engagement Options

Enterprise – for corporate groups of eight or more participants, delivered On-Site or Live Online with access to customize your learning experience as noted below. Contact Us to Discuss Your Unique Needs> 

  • On-Site
    • Accelerated Course = 2 learning modules delivered in a half day
    • Full course = 4 learning modules delivered in one day
  • Live Online
    • Thought Leader Series = topical overview delivered in a 1-hour session
    • Accelerated Course = 2 curated learning modules delivered in one 3.5-hour session
    • Full course = 4 learning modules delivered in two 3.5-hour sessions

Open Enrollment – for individual learners or cohorts of less than eight participants, delivered Live Online. Contact Us for Scheduling Options>

Customize your Learning Experience 

  • Personalize Scenarios, Thought Leader Questions, and Exercises
  • Partner via our Stewardship Engagement Model – Watch the Video 
  • Select Delivery Modality and Durations
  • Support Learning with Research Articles
  • Enhance Performance with Performance Coaching
  • Customize Learning Tracks by Linking Courses & Modules
  • Earn Select Industry Accreditations