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In this course, you'll discover the importance of attention, discipline, revision, & documentation when controlling project scope as you learn to improve scope stability & to establish mechanisms that will allow flexibility without sacrificing control.

  • Course Start Date: 2019-03-08
  • Time: 13:00:00 - 17:00:00
  • Duration: 1 day 01:00 PM - 05:00 PM
  • Location: Virtual
  • Delivery Methods(s): Virtual Instructor Led
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Course Outline

Lessons

Learn effective ways to improve scope stability.

"Scope creep" can be a stumbling block for project managers. In this short course, you will learn to effectively deal with the general instability of project scope as well as the influence stakeholders have on it. You'll discover the importance of attention, discipline, revision, and documentation when controlling project scope as you learn to improve scope stability and to establish mechanisms that will allow flexibility without sacrificing control.

This is a virtual short course, specially designed to give you a quick, convenient way to earn PMI PDUs or concentrate on a specialized topic. This course is also part of our PMP® Renewal Program.

What You'll Learn
  • How to use the "wave"
  • The importance of integrating a focus on both product and work scope
  • Which scope-change triggers to monitor
  • How to define the critical success factors affecting project scope
  • Effective tools to increase scope control
  • Effective use of the WBS
Who Needs to Attend

PMP-certified project managers, IT project managers, project coordinators, project analysts, project leaders, senior project managers, team leaders, product managers, program managers, project sponsors, and project team members who want to continue to develop their skills and renew their PMP certification.

Course Outline


1. Project Scope Foundations
  • Project vs. Product Scope
  • Scope Statement vs. WBS
2. Effective Scope Definition
  • Stakeholder Identification
  • Requirements Definition
  • Scope Definition
  • Rolling Wave Planning
3. Effective Scope Change Management
  • Constraints and Assumptions
  • Risk-Scope Interdependence
  • Scope Change Control Techniques
4. Managing Stakeholder Expectations
  • Communicating Scope Changes
  • Engaging Stakeholders as Participants in Managing Scope Change
  • Securing Stakeholder Buy-In

 

Cancellation Policy

We require 16 calendar days notice to reschedule or cancel any registration. Failure to provide the required notification will result in 100% charge of the course. If a student does not attend a scheduled course without prior notification it will result in full forfeiture of the funds and no reschedule will be allowed. Within the required notification period, only student substitutions will be permitted. Reschedules are permitted at anytime with 16 or more calendar days notice. Enrollments must be rescheduled within six months of the cancel date or funds on account will be forfeited.

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About Global Knowledge

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Global Knowledge is the world's leading learning services and professional development solutions provider. We deliver learning solutions to support customers as they adapt to key business transformations and technological advancements that drive the way that organizations around the world differentiate themselves and thrive. Our learning programs, whether designed for a global organization or an individual professional, help businesses close skills gaps and foster an environment of continuous talent development.

Training Provider Rating

This vendor has an overall average rating of 4.38 out of 5 based on 421 reviews.

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Wasn’t as advanced as I thought it would be. There was an issue when the day my course was the first time they used a new platfo ... Read more
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Wasn’t as advanced as I thought it would be. There was an issue when the day my course was the first time they used a new platform.. from adobe to something called zoom; I had to call support line cause it stated our instructor wasn’t present. Thankfully I called cause everyone online was in the adobe virtual classroom waiting for what looked like a teacher who didn’t show up for class (IT didn’t get anything resolved until 10mins after start time). I felt like he was really getting hung up on very basic knowledge for the first half of the course (talking about how to create tabs and drag formulas as an example). I completed files a few times before he was done explaining. There was a scheduled fire drill for them (roughly 30mins)that also cut into our time, which wasn’t deducted from the hour lunch break or the two, fifteen min breaks. I also really wish he touched base more on the automating workbook functions portion which we barely did. I'm happy there were/are those study guides (learning videos) and exams to take on my own time that I hope after I've had the class are still available for me to learn from.

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It was difficult to practice on my PC while trying to watch the presentation online.
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David was excellent!! I am very for having this course!!
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Everything was great, but the instructor wasted a lot of time talking about unrelated subjects (like demo-ing different programs, talking about other classes, and talks about how Excel/technology has changed) took up way too much time. The course could have been condensed or better focus would have been great

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Did not actually receive the course materials yet (and the course has concluded). Ratings assume that I will receive the course materials as soon as possible.

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