Introduction to Project Management
V.S. Sriram, BTME
This course briefly covers the fundamentals of the procedures and approach required to successfully manage a project along with the common pitfalls encountered. The key ingredients of successfully managing a project are also briefly discussed.
This course includes
a multiple choice quiz at the end, which
is designed to enhance the understanding of the course materials.
which is designed to enhance the understanding of the course materials.
At the conclusion of this course, the student will be able to:
The intended audiences are engineers, surveyors, architects, and project managers.
Benefit to Attendees
At the end of the course, the reader should be able to get a fair amount of idea regarding the "do's" & "don'ts" in a typical project.
Managing a project successfully is a challenge in itself. The writer draws from his experience of 15 years in the field to highlight the key ingredients of a project, the common difficulties, challenges and pit falls encountered in a typical project and suggests ways and means to identify these so as to avoid them as much as possible for a successful project completion.
The course content is in a PDF file (86 KB) Introduction to Project Management. You need to open or download this document to study this course.
One of the keys to the success of a project is the Project Manager's capabilities to execute the project with a very balanced approach taking care of all aspects including but not limited to timely completion, cost and budget constraints, quality, safety, etc. Needless to say, there would be numerous challenges and constraints faced during this process. The key is to overcome these and come out with flying colors.
Once you finish studying the above course content, you need to take a quiz to obtain the PDH credits.