Project Management

This Project Management course examines project management in theory and practice and the roles and responsibilities of the project manager. The course offers a practical approach to managing projects, focusing on organizing, planning, and controlling the efforts of the projectMore Info

Program Length: 8 Weeks Frequency: Two days/week Instructor Led Hours: 56 Hours Requirement for Admissions:   High school Diploma or its equivalent, Ms Office, PMI Eligibility must be established prior to enrollment Industry Certification Awarded: Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) Or Comptia Project + Common Job Roles: Project Manager IT Project Manager Program Manager Typical salary Range: $ 60-80 K www.indeed.com


CompTIA Project+ gives business professionals – inside and outside of IT – the basic concepts to successfully manage small- to medium-sized projects.

About the Course

The CompTIA Project+ Course is designed for business professionals who coordinate or manage small-to-medium-sized projects. The successful candidate will have the knowledge and skills required to:

  • Manage the project life cycle
  • Ensure appropriate communication
  • Manage resources and stakeholders
  • Maintain project documentation

What Skills Will You Learn?

HARDWARE

PROJECT BASICS

Summarize the properties of project, phases, schedules, roles and responsibilities, and cost controls, as well as identifying the basic aspects of Agile methodology

WINDOWS ​OPERATING SYSTEMS

PROJECT CONSTRAINTS

Predict the impact of various constraint variables and influences throughout the project and explain the importance of risk strategies and activities

SOFTWARE TROUBLESHOOTING

COMMUNICATION & CHANGE MANAGEMENT

Understand appropriate communication methods of influence and use change control processes within the context of a project

NETWORKING

PROJECT TOOLS & DOCUMENTATION

Compare and contrast various project management tools and analyze project and partner-centric documentation

 

Jobs that use CompTIA Project+

Project Coordinator/Manager

Project Team Member

Business Analyst

Manager, Director, Team Leader

How CompTIA Project+ Stacks Up

Project+ covers a high-level introduction to Agile as part of one of the objectives. If an individual would like to focus on Scrum, he/she would take Scrum Alliance’s Certified Scrum Master certification.

PMI PMP and PRINCE2 Practitioner are methodology/framework-specific certifications intended for more advanced project management professionals overseeing larger projects. PMI CAPM and PRINCE2 Foundation are entry points to those project management methodologies/frameworks.

How Does CompTIA Project+ Compare?

  PMI CAPM Axelos PRINCE2
Foundation
Experience Level Entry Entry, Immediate Entry
Exam Focus Small to medium sized projects Medium to large projects following PMI methodology Medium to large projects following PRINCE2 framework