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Project Management


"This course is excellent! So good in fact, that it actually should be a requirement for completion of any project management certification program. A simple straightforward way to create and maintain a good rhythm for any project."

Project Management Fundamentals

In this course you will discover and master the critical concepts you need to plan, implement, control and close any type of project.

Visit the CWD webpage or Contact Us to find out more about live remote or in-person project management training for groups.

Fundamentals

 

Project Management Applications

Add to your project management skills by learning quantitative and qualitative project management applications. A successful project begins with process definition, data collection, and the scoping of project requirements. Every project ends with a motivated project team able to accomplish objectives on time and within budget. Winning projects rely on accurate cost and time estimates, identification of the critical path, and use of tracking and control tools.

Applications

 

Project Management @e-Speed

Retool your project management skill set to keep up with new technology projects. This course provides a breakthrough model for dealing with the realities of managing projects through the challenges of truncated timelines, short-staffed project teams, skimpy budgets and crippling risks.

e-Speed 




This page highlights some of our most popular online courses. But if one of the courses on this page isn't right for you, feel free to browse other course options at the links below:

Introduction to Microsoft Project 2019/365

Learn to effectively plan, implement, and control projects using Microsoft Project 2019/Office 365. This course will help you master the basics to create and share a project schedule, track costs and resources, produce reports, and resolve problems to keep your projects on track.

Microsoft Project

 

Mastering Project Management with Microsoft Project 2019 (PMP Exam Prep)

For project managers, staying up-to-date on the latest project management techniques is key to consistently delivering meaningful results. You will be trained in a number of key areas, including forecasting, risk management, project recovery, and resource allocation. You will also learn how to use Microsoft Project 2019 for tracking and reporting needs. By course completion, you will be able to apply these project management tools to your next project. This course also meets educational requirements for Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification, so you will be fully prepared for the exam.

PMP Exam Prep

  

See our Technology Training Webpage for training in other Microsoft Office applications including Excel and Access.

Project Management Institute administers the most widely recognized project management certifications. Visit their website to learn more. We can help you earn these career-changing credentials.

Project Management Essentials with CAPM Prep

In this course, you'll learn the knowledge and skills essential to project managers and those who work on projects in other support roles. The materials in this course are aligned with the international recognized standards of project management. This course is oriented to concepts and knowledge areas such as time, cost, risk and communications. Each lesson focuses exclusively on a single topic so that you can more easily grasp that topic before moving onto the next. Once complete, you will meet or exceed the educational prerequisites for the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®) certification offered through the Project Management Institute (PMI)®.

This course is included on the Kentucky ETPL and is eligible for WIOA funding through the Kentucky Career Center.

Visit the CWD webpage or Contact Us to find out more about live remote or in-person CAPM Prep courses for groups.

CAPM Prep

 

Mastering Project Management with PMP Prep

The goal of this PMI Talent Triangle training course is to provide you with a detailed exploration of key project management topics and concepts, all on your own time. Once complete, you'll have an intermediate to advanced-level comprehension and be ready to sit for the exam. You'll learn about project selection, strategy development, complex schedule modeling, forecasting, risk identification and assessment, statusing, recovery, and more. You'll also explore project proposals, planning components, and project evaluation and discover how important a project manager is to an organization. The material covered in this course is guaranteed to meet or exceed the educational prerequisites for PMP certification.

PMP Prep

  

The Complete Project Manager with CAPM and PMP Prep

This combined program ("bundle") consisting of the Essentials of Project Management and Mastering Project Management courses. This program is based on the current Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), which establishes the international standard regarding the project management discipline. It aligns with PMI's Talent Triangle® and is also eligible for Professional Development Units (PDUs) for PMP® or other project management certifications.

This program meets and exceeds the requirements for those interested in the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) ® or PMP certifications.

Complete Project Manager (CAPM & PMP)

 

Mastering Project Management with Microsoft Project 2019 (PMP Exam Prep)

For project managers, staying up-to-date on the latest project management techniques is key to consistently delivering meaningful results. You will be trained in a number of key areas, including forecasting, risk management, project recovery, and resource allocation. You will also learn how to use Microsoft Project 2019 for tracking and reporting needs. By course completion, you will be able to apply these project management tools to your next project. This course also meets educational requirements for Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification, so you will be fully prepared for the exam.

PMP Exam Prep


Students who wish to take the PMP Certification exam will need to meet one of the following sets of requirements to take the exam (refer to the PMI website for more information):

  • A four-year degree
  • 36 months of leading projects
  • 35 hours of project management education/training or CAPM® Certification

— OR —

  • A high school diploma or an associate degree (or global equivalent)
  • 60 months of leading projects
  • 35 hours of project management education/training or CAPM® Certification

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Group Courses Also Available

Our Career & Workforce Development trainers can provide project management and CAPM exam prep training for groups in a live remote or in-person format. Visit the CWD webpage or Contact Us (see above) to find out more.


Frequently Asked Questions

Availability of format varies by topic. Read the course description carefully so that you understand the format for the course you select. Most courses are completely self-paced, fully online, and available whenever you are ready to enroll. Other formats include: 

  • “Instructor-Led” online courses have specific course begin dates and you participate as part of a cohort. These feature an instructor-moderated discussion board so you can interact with your fellow students.

  • “Live online” or “remote” courses have scheduled meeting times that include a live instructor.

  • In-person training is available in a few cases.

The training described on this webpage does not directly count toward a degree at WKU.

Most courses come with a certificate of completion and many courses will prepare you to sit for industry-recognized professional certification exams. Read the course description carefully and contact us with any questions.

Because these courses do not count toward a university/college degree, they are not eligible for the same type of financial aid.

Courses that prepare you to take a professional certification exam may be eligible for funding through your local Kentucky Career Center (WIOA, Voc Rehab, etc.). 

Some courses may be eligible for student loans.

 


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 Last Modified 4/27/21