Project Management Fundamentals – Levels 1 & 2

Course Aim
To provide a fundamental knowledge of the essential skills of project management and how they can be applied.
Of Interest To
Those individuals working in or planning to work in project driven environments as well as people wishing to pursue the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®) credential from the Project Management Institute®.
Method of Delivery
Integrated Learning™ System training facilitated by Academy of Learning Career College Learning Coaches.

Course Introduction

The Project Management Fundamentals Level 1 course combined with Level 2 is designed to provide students with a fundamental knowledge of the essentials of project management and to provide them with the requisite hours and knowledge for writing the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®) examination.

Upon completion of the Level 1 course, students will have a general understanding of the project management framework and the project management processes associated with project integration management, scope management, resource management, schedule management, and cost management.

Upon completion of the Level 2 course, students will have an understanding of the project management processes associated with project quality management, risk management, communication management, procurement management, and stakeholder management.

Course Prerequisites


Course Notes

Students must successfully complete all components of the online course material. Level 1 consists of 6 graded end-of-modules and a final exam. Level 2 consists of 5 graded end-of-module quizzes and a final exam. Participants who are taking this individual course (not part of a program) that receive 75% or higher on their exam will receive a certificate.

Course Breakdown

Level 1:
Module 1: Introduction to Project Management
Project Management Introduction; Project Fundamentals; The Process Groups

Module 2: Project Integration Management
Project Initiation and Planning; Managing Project Work; Project Changes and Closing; Capturing, Analyzing, and Using Project Lessons Learned; Strategically Focused Project Management

Module 3: Project Scope Management
Plan and Define Project Scope; Create Work Breakdown Structure; Validate and Control Scope

Module 4: Project Resource Management
Plan and Acquire Resources; Develop and Manage Resources

Module 5: Project Schedule Management
Define and Sequence Activities; Develop the Project Schedule; Control Project Schedule

Module 6: Project Cost Management
Creating a Project Budget; Keeping Your Project on Budget

Level 2:

Module 1: Project Quality Management
Planning Quality Management; Manage and Control Quality

Module 2: Project Risk Management
Planning Risk Management; Identifying Risk; Analyzing Risk; Responding to Risk

Module 3: Project Communication Management
Plan and Manage Communications; Monitor Project Communications

Module 4: Project Procurement Management
Procurement Planning; Procurement Management

Module 5: Project Stakeholder Management
Planning Stakeholder Engagement; Managing Stakeholder Engagement

Test Prep