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 project…More Info
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?
Summarize the properties of project, phases, schedules, roles and responsibilities, and cost controls, as well as identifying the basic aspects of Agile methodology
Predict the impact of various constraint variables and influences throughout the project and explain the importance of risk strategies and activities
COMMUNICATION & CHANGE MANAGEMENT
Understand appropriate communication methods of influence and use change control processes within the context of a project
PROJECT TOOLS & DOCUMENTATION
Compare and contrast various project management tools and analyze project and partner-centric documentation
Jobs that use CompTIA Project+
Project Team Member
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
|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|