Introduction to Project Leadership

COURSE ID: CEPL551

Course Overview

A seasoned, successful project leader is both a master of process and an effective people manager. Project leadership requires the ability to make tough decisions, overcome personnel issues and to exercise authority where needed--all while dealing with technical challenges and the restraints of time and cost.

This course defines the functional role of a project manager and provides a framework for the development process, from brainstorm through to production. To be successful you need to balance technical expertise with a firm grasp on team dynamics and interpersonal relationships.

This course is beneficial to Project Management Professionals (PMPs®) who seek greater responsibility in leading projects and setting up broad organizational initiatives. Regardless of your formal role in project management, you'll develop leadership skills to become a better project manager and successful leader.

This course has been approved for 6.0 Professional Development Units (PDUs) from the Project Management Institute (PMI®).

This course is essential for Project Management Professionals (PMPs®), project managers, and functional managers charged with leading a cross-functional or project team. The course also provides people skills and applicable leadership training for business leaders, mid-level managers, and project managers.