The Program Management Professional (PgMP)® Preparation Course will provide the tools and techniques for program governance, program planning, effectively managing stakeholders and ensuring that your program realizes its benefits and defined objectives.

  • 21 October
    2 days split over 2 weeks
    Session information
    Sessions
    Day 1 - Week 1
    Wed 21 Oct 09:30 - Wed 21 Oct 17:00
    Online
    Day 2 - Week 2
    Wed 28 Oct 09:30 - Wed 28 Oct 17:00
    Online
    Online
    • €1,100.00 excl. VAT
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Description

The discipline of program management requires a refined set of business and leadership skills that are vastly different from that of a project manager. However, being an effective program manager still requires a firm foothold in project management as the discipline of program management is the next logical step in the career progression. It includes a walk through the entire life cycle of a program while facing the types of realistic challenges that are encountered in any program. The Program Management Professional (PgMP)® Preparation Course will provide the tools and techniques for program governance, program planning, effectively managing stakeholders and ensuring that your program realizes its benefits and defined objectives.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, attendees will be able to:

  • navigate the processes and knowledge areas of The Standard for Program Management
  • use effective program management tools and techniques
  • identify and implement best practice program management governance
  • relate program delivery to business / strategic objectives
  • initiate a large-scale program to implement organisational strategy
  • manage, plan, execute and control a successful program consisting of multiple, related projects
  • ensure the realisation of project and program benefits
  • effectively manage stakeholder relationships
  • report and control of programs in an effective manner that utilise best practice reporting tools
  • analyse methods essential for PgMP® exam success
  • align your program management experience with PgMP® terminology and definitions

Course Outline

The discipline of program management requires a refined set of business and leadership skills that are vastly different from that of a project manager. However, being an effective program manager still requires a firm foothold in project management as the discipline of program management is the next logical step in the career progression. It includes a walk through the entire life cycle of a program while facing the types of realistic challenges that are encountered in any program. The Program Management Professional (PgMP)® Preparation Course will provide the tools and techniques for program governance, program planning, effectively managing stakeholders and ensuring that your program realizes its benefits and defined objectives.

Prerequisites

There are no specific prerequisites for this course. However, experience in program or project management is recommended.

Who should attend

  • Experienced Project Managers who are preparing for the next step in their career progression.
  • Programme managers seeking confirmation and recognition of their skills.

Your benefits at a glance

This course will be of benefit to learners who want to understand how to manage programs. The course introduces learners to important program management techniques, key terminology and current methodology.