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Fundamentals of Program Management Training
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Fundamentals of Program Management Training

Get introduced to the art of program management

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Description

Organizations and governments are constantly looking at achieving new strategic goals in the form of creating new product lines, new capabilities and new services. These are undertaken as new initiatives which are expected to not only create the new product or services, but also are expected to deliver desired benefits. Program Management ensures that these new initiatives truly become successful.

Large initiatives (programs) are broken down into number of projects, each project delivering incremental benefit to the organization. Breaking down such initiatives or goals into a number of projects makes it easier to manage.

Programs are an umbrella structure that allows one to manage a group of projects in a coordinated way to gain greater benefit than what could be achieved from managing the projects separately.

A program manager’s role is indispensable in an organization; part of the reason why program managers are highly coveted and command huge salaries. The average Program Manager salary in the United States is between $110,142 and $146,946. In this time of economic uncertainty organizations need talent that can help them successfully complete projects.   Enrol in this program today and get started on a lucrative career.

What you will learn:
By the end of this course, you will:

  • Understand when to apply project, program and portfolio concepts based on the characteristics of the work
  • Know the roles of program manager and project manager and the differences between them
  • Validate the alignment of programs with the organization strategic plan
  • Apply the critical concept of benefits management to ensure benefits are realized and sustained
  • Ensure governance is applied in a program at both a project and program level
  • Demonstrate your understanding of the comprehensive set of planning activities required on most programs
  • Perform the required work to monitor and control the program including managing risks, issues, scope, schedule, budget and quality
  • Effectively close a program

Key Features

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

Curriculum

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

  • Introduction to Program Management
    • Projects, programs and portfolios
    • The role of a program manager versus a project manager
    • Defining operations and support, and how these two types of work fit into the program management
    • Introduction to five domains of Program Management as per PMI®
  • Managing the Program
    • Pre-Program Setup
      • Understand thestrategic value ofthe program
      • Define the program objectives
      • Identify the key stakeholders and decision makers
      • Develop high –level business case for the program
      • Obtaining approval for the program
      • Appoint the Program Manager
    • Program Setup
      • Build a detailed roadmap
      • Defining  the Key Deliverables
      • Planning to develop the deliverables
      • Detailed Program Management Plan
      • Approval to Execute the Plan
    • Establish Program Management and Technical Infrastructure
      • Establish Program Management
      • Establish Technical Infrastructure
      • Program Board Setup
      • Program Facilities Setup
      • Program-specific Tools Setup
    • Deliver Incremental Benefits (Through Projects)
      • Initiate the Projects
      • Coordinate the inter-project activities
      • Create the incremental benefits
    • Close the Program
    • Transition
    • On-going Operations


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It was a very good training. The trainer presented well and had immense knowledge and clarified all the questions.

Attended workshop in May 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

I really enjoyed this course qualified facilitator and intimate setting. The opportunity to apply what we learned directly on a real-life situation was invaluable.

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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Shyamsundar Chittawadgi

Consultant at Capgemini from Bangalore, India
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Neelu Gora

Director at Aon Hewitt from Gurgaon, India
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Yvonne Hunziker

Project Manager & Bei at responsAbility Investments AG from Zurich, Switzerland
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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

Project managers and program managers who want to reinforce their program management learning can benefit from this course

Projects these days are getting more complicated and intensive spanning geographies, cultures and varied workforce. A successful program manager is one who can manage all these considerations and deliver successful projects. This tutorial has been designed to help you understand program management best practices and other fundamentals that will help you handle projects and programs with expertise.

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 and program management in organizations across sectors and will hand hold you through its practical and strategic aspects.

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