Project Management




Project Management Certificate - Online Course
Learn the skills of Project Management regardless of industry!  Today more than ever effective Project Management is a necessity to accomplish projects on time and within budget.  This Project Management Certificate Program (Online Web Course with an instructor)will provide the basics of Project Management, regardless of industry.  We will discuss and practice the universal skills of Project Management, with hands-on applications and case studies.  Learn about project definition, project planning, scheduling, cost control, project tools, team management, project decision making and problem solving.  Topics:  Intro to Project Management; Project Planning and Control; Project Team Management; Project Decision Making and Problem Solving, Capstone Project.  Required Text: Successful Project Management (5th edition), Gido/Clements; South Western College. ISBN:  9780538478977.  Text includes trial version of MS Project 2010. Project Management experience not required.  
(36 hours)  $549.    Instructor Richard Raben
Course number CAR 719-30     
2/8 - 4/25    WEB Course    

MS Project 2010.  Online Course. Course # EDG 909
Discover how to effectively plan, implement, and control projects using Microsoft Project 2010. In these lessons, you'll learn how to use Microsoft Project to think through and organize your project's details, plan a schedule, sequence tasks, produce a baseline, assign resources and costs, track your progress, identify and analyze variances, and revise your project plan. 

Once you've constructed a basic schedule, you'll see how to enlarge it and share it with clients and co-workers. In addition, you'll learn Microsoft Project's techniques for fine-tuning different aspects of your project, including splitting tasks for work interruptions and defining material consumption rates.   The knowledge you gain from this course will help you avoid going down dead-end alleys and prevent you from overloading your schedule. If you encounter trouble on your project, you'll be able to apply a number of powerful problem resolution techniques to help get your project back on track.  No matter how complex your projects are, Microsoft Project will help you cut them down to size. By the end of the course, you'll be able to produce project plans that wow your audience and empower you to achieve your business goals. Student must have access to MS Windows and MS Project 2010 software. Course is not eligible for waivers. 24 hours. $130.   ONLINE.  Classes begin monthly. 24 hours. $130. To enroll: Step 1: www.ed2go.com/mcc to complete the online registration for your selected course.  Step 2: Call MCC enrollment at 1800-818-3434 to complete payment. Students will not have access have access to the online sessions until payment is made. Questions, e-mail career_training@middlesex.mass.edu or call 781-280-3663.

PDUs for PMP's
The following ONLINE courses through Ed2go in partnership Middlesex Community College are approved Registered Educational Providers through PMI.org.  These classes are online, 24 hours in length and $130 per class and are geared towards certified PMP's looking to earn PDUs.  Upon successful completion a certificate and 24 PDUs will be awarded.  Classes begin monthly.  Not eligible for waivers. For more information and to enroll at MCC, call 1-800-818-3434 and go to http://www.ed2go.com/mcc/ to register online for your class.  For questions, email career_training@middlesex.mass.edu

Approved Courses Include:
High Speed Project Management
Purchasing Fundamentals
Six Sigma: Total Quality Applications
Building Teams that Work
Supply Chain Management Fundamentals
Understanding the Human Resources Function
Intro to Business Analysis
Mastery of Business Fundamentals
Total Quality Fundamentals
Fundamentals of Supervision and Management I
Fundamentals of Supervision and Management II
Keys to Effective Communication
Leadership
Achieving Success with Difficult People
Introduction to MS Project
Creating User Documents

Last Modified: 12/9/15