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Program Management

This course is designed for anyone involved in the development and execution of organizational strategy. It is for program managers as well as people whose role interacts with programs, including portfolio managers, project managers, operational managers, and executives. You will learn to employ program management as a tool for ensuring the delivery of organizational benefits. You will also learn to use proven approaches and techniques specific to program management in complex, multi-project environments.

Students pursuing a university-recognized and/or accredited certificate in Canada or continuing education units in the US must attend at least 90% of class time, participate in class exercises and section-knowledge checks, and score at least 70% on an end-of-class, multiple-choice assessment.

Available formats for this course
In-Person
Live Online
Corporate
Corporate Online
Duration
3 days/24 hours of instruction

Starting at: $2295

Part 1. Program Management Foundations

  1. Programs in the Context of Organizational Project Management
  2. The Standard for Program Management
  3. Program Success

Part 2. Establishing a Program

  1. Program Strategy
  2. Component Management
  3. Estimating and Scheduling
  4. Program Risk Management Planning
  5. Stakeholder Engagement Planning
  6. Quality Principles
  7. Governance Planning

Part 3. Running and Program

  1. Benefits Management
  2. Stakeholder Expectations Management
  3. Risk and Issue Management
  4. Program Control

Part 4. Closing a Program

  1. Initiating Program Closure
  2. Transitioning Projects and Components
  3. Closure Activities

Hands-On Activities:

  1. Define Terminology
  2. Establish Programs
  3. Build a Program Business Case
  4. Develop a Program Plan
  5. Develop a Program Roadmap
  6. Develop a Program Benefits Register
  7. Develop a Program Benefits Realization Plan
  8. Analyze Stakeholders
  9. Plan Program Communications
  10. Plan Program Schedule and Scope

 

  • Senior executives responsible for implementing organizational strategy
  • Managers responsible for implementing organizational strategy
  • Portfolio managers, project managers, and program managers
  • Members of portfolio, program, or project offices
  • Operational managers who are impacted or impact programs
  • Project team members, customers, and other stakeholders of program management processes

Program Management Schedule

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Oct 19th - 22nd 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm ET
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Dec 7th - 10th 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm ET
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Dec 14th - 17th 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm ET
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