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CBP - Project Management

The international Project Management Certification!

The CBP project management certification equips the business professional with leading methodologies and practices in the project management field.

Project management is a requirement for professionals in many fields, with many employers now identifying project management skills as vital for corporate success.

CBP - Project Management course offered at MasterGrade.

Who should attend?

This course is recommended for project managers, senior executives, leaders, project team members, business analysts and managers.

CBP - Project Management

Introduction to project management

  • What is project management?
  • Project management
  • Project constraints
  • Understanding the nature of projects
  • The project of life cycle
  • Project identification

The project initiation stage

Section 1

  • The project initiation stage
  • Identifying what has triggered your project
  • Project management roles
  • The project definition document
  • The project description
  • Determining project goals
  • Brainstorming and consultation: determine goals
  • Determining project specification
  • Determine project deliverables

Section 2

  • Determine project constraint
  • Determine project assumption
  • Presenting your business case
  • Speaking to the business need
  • Presenting the business case
  • Completing the project definition document

The project planning stage

Section 1

  • The planning stage
  • Determine the scope of work
  • Scope management plan
  • The work breakdown structure (WBS)
  • Unique WBS identifiers
  • Determine deliverable –specific task list
  • Define task description

Section 2

  • Planning the time element
  • Time estimates
  • Time estimate –mathematical method, pert
  • Pert calculations
  • Buffer time
  • The project schedule
  • Project schedule charts
  • Updating project assumption & time constraints
  • Assigning resources and responsibility

Section 3

  • Planning the cost element
  • Resource identification
  • Cost estimation methods
  • Administration cost
  • Buffer cost

Section 4

  • Procurement plan
  • Human resources management
  • Project cost constraints and assumption

Section 5

  • Planning the quality element
  • Decision making and risk taking skills

Team building for project leaders

  • Team building
  • Leadership vs. Management
  • Responsibility of a team leader
  • Team building benefits
  • Team selection
  • Team communication
  • What is conflict resolution
  • Motivating teams
  • Coaching teams


  • Motivation
  • Desires and needs
  • Encouraging performance
  • Morale
  • Improving morale
  • Building loyalty in teams

Implementing the project plan

  • Implementing the project plan
  • Implementing the procurement plan
  • Quality control and assurance measures
  • Business communication model
  • Performance tracking
  • Earned value analysis
  • Change management
  • Budgetary control measures
  • Implementation stage: project management areas

The closing stage

  • Acceptance of deliveries
  • Releasing resources
  • Acceptance of contracts
  • Disassembling project team members
  • Project documentation


Learning Materials:

What course next:

4 days

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Course Content
Project Management

   • Introduction to project management
   • The project initiation stage
   • The project planning stage
   • Team building for project leaders
   • Motivation
   • Implementing the project plan
   • The closing stage


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