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Fundamentals of Portfolio Management Training
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Fundamentals of Portfolio Management Training

Learn to make the right investment decisions and achieve the expected ROI

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Description

This workshop will help you understand the basics of effective Portfolio Management in order to meet your organization’s business goals and maximise results.

Businesses and Governments are investing large sums of money and resources on achieving new strategic objectives and creating new capacities and capabilities. It is critical to make right investment decisions on these new initiatives, in order to bring about the expected Return on Investments (ROI) and also ensure thatdesired financial and business goals are achieved from these new investments.

Portfolio Managers are responsible for creating the right investment strategies for the organization’s projects, programs and operations to bring about the expected results. They are responsible for prioritizing the organization goals and various investments for maximum Value Realization. They support Project, Program and Operation Managers by providing the funding and other resources.

Portfolio Managers will also shoulder the responsibility of reducing risk and implementing strategic initiatives to achieve profits.They can earn as much as $201K on an average, making this a career path that is very rewarding.With organizations getting more ambitious with their portfolios and projects getting more complex, this expertise will be in much demand the world over.

This workshop will introduce you to the basic concepts of Portfolio Management, and will help you understand how Portfolio Management is used in real world situations.

What you will learn:
By the end of this course, you will be able to—

  • Apply project, program and portfolio concepts based on the characteristics of the work
  • Know the roles of Portfolio, program and project managers and the differences between them
  • Validate the alignment of portfolios with the organization strategic vision
  • Prioritize projects on the basis of their strategic value they bring to the organization
  • Maximize the benefits derived from projects
  • Improve organization's ability to complete maximum projectswithin the existing capabilities
  • Implement Portfolio Level Risk Management

Key Features

8 hours training on Fundamentals of Portfolio Management
Understanding Projects, Programs and Portfolios
Learning the difference between Project, Program and Portfolio Management
Learning the role and responsibility of a Portfolio Manager
Learning systematic method for Portfolio Management as per PMI® guidelines
A case study driven approach with hands-on exercises
This is a basic introductory course only

Curriculum

This is a basic introductory course and does not cover PMI®’s PfMP® syllabus

Introduction to Portfolio  Management

  • Projects, programs and portfolios
  • The role of a portfolio manager versus a project and program manager
  • Portfolio Management and Organization Strategy
  • Portfolio Management as per PMI view

Managing the Portfolio

  • Strategic Alignment
  • Evaluate organizational strategic goals and objectives
  • Identify projects and programs in line with organization goals
  • Prioritize and select projects and programs with regards to value they bring to meet organizational goals
  • Develop High-level Portfolio Roadmap aligning with Organizational Strategies

Governance

  • Establish the governance model,
  • Develop  the portfolio management plan including various policies and processes for Portfolio Management
  • Approve the portfolios

Portfolio Performance

  • Initiate the portfolio using the portfolio roadmap
  • Collect and consolidate key performance metric data
  • Monitor the portfolio performance on an on-going basis
  • Manage portfolio changes using change management techniques
  • Balance portfolio and prioritize portfolio components
  • Measure Portfolio Performance and Optimize

Portfolio Risk Management

  • Develop, monitor, and maintain portfolio-level risk register
  • Promote common understanding and stakeholder ownership of portfolio risks
  • Provide recommendation and obtain approval for a portfolio management reserve

Portfolio Communication

  • Portfolio Level Stakeholder Identification and Analysis, Need Assessment
  • Developing Communication Strategy for effective engagement of stakeholder for portfolio decision and buy-ins
  • Effective on-going engagement of Portfolio Stakeholders

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A very professional & hands-on classroom session. The trainer (Bhupinder Singh) was a knowledgeable person & presented the content seamlessly. I plan to do more courses through Knowledgehut!

Attended workshop in February 2019

PMP training was pretty good. The trainer, curriculum, mock tests, and practical sessions exceeded my expectations. I recommend this training to aspiring PMP professionals.

Attended workshop in June 2018

Attended virtual PMP certification course through KnowledgeHut. Having worked in the industry for 20 years, was looking for more of refresher to brush up the conceptual and process knowledge required for certification and this training fully met my expectations. The trainer's (Mr Sunil Agarwala) knowledge of the topic (conceptual + practical) and content delivery was commendable and very apt for the target audience. Very useful training.

Attended workshop in December 2017

Fabulous, the trainer was excellent and the venue great. Enjoyed the 2 days course to full satisfaction.

Attended workshop in January 2018
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Yogesh Gaur

Project Manager Scrum Master at SaaSforce Consulting (P) Ltd. from Noida, India
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Neelu Gora

Director at Aon Hewitt from Gurgaon, India
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Ravindran Appavu

Senior Project Manager at The Building Intelligence Group from Auckland, New Zealand

Frequently Asked Questions

The attendees need to have some prior experience of managing multiple projects, programs and also portfolios.

  • Senior executives responsible for organizational strategy
  • Managers responsible for developing organizational strategy or for making strategic recommendations
  • Portfolio managers, project managers, and program managers
  • Members of portfolio, program, or project offices

With organizations getting increasingly involved in multiple projects that often span geographies, it is important to practice portfolio management that involves the grouping of interrelated projects in terms of their requirements. A successful portfolio manager is able to manage resources successfully across projects and deliver business results. This tutorial has been designed to help you understand portfolio management with practical work, case studies and theory.  Grasping these fundamentals will help you handle projects and programs with expertise and become a successful manager.

On successful completion of the course you will receive a course completion certificate issued by KnowledgeHut.

You will receive 1 credit per hour of learning which totals to 8 credits for the entire workshop.

Your instructors are industry veterans who have successfully led project, program and portfolio management in organizations across sectors and will hand hold you through its practical and strategic aspects.

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