This course is designed to review the principles related to strategic planning. Principles of project management and decision making will also be discussed.

Course Level: Introductory

Targeted Learners: This course is applicable for all employees who are responsible for planning projects or events in the workplace.

Learning Outcome:

  • Define and create a Work Breakdown Structure
  • Identify and understand task relationships
  • Estimate task durations and determine project duration
  • Construct a network diagram
  • Calculate the critical path of a project
  • Use the Program Evaluation and Review Technique (PERT) to create estimates
  • Understand SWOT analyses
  • Apply tools and techniques to create a strategic plan that directs the organization from the executive to the front line