Advanced Project Management and Leadership Skills for Experienced Project Managers


RefineM Training

Advanced Project Management and Leadership Skills for Experienced Project Managers

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Duration: 2 days

Description: Are you an experienced project manager, or new certification holder, looking for ways to take your project management to the next level? RefineM’s 2-day Advanced Project Management and Leadership Skills for Experienced Project Managers course is designed to help you elevate your project management skills. The advanced techniques included in the course are divided into two parts to build (a) Technical skills and (b) Leadership skills. The technical topics include stakeholder management, scope management, risk management, and Earned Value Management. The leadership topics include developing clarity/focus, communication, conflict resolution, negotiations, and stress management techniques. Attendees will leave this course with the knowledge and skills they need to enhance their project delivery capability.

"I thought [RefineM's] course was outstanding. The instructor was extremely knowledgeable and a master of his material. One of the best courses that I have taken."
—Linda Sampson, Project Manager


"Excellent offering for an experienced project manager."
—Jennifer Freeman, course attendee


Course Objectives: After completing the course, you will be able to
  • Increase stakeholder engagement using analysis and communication techniques.
  • Better perform scope and change management to control scope on your projects.
  • Control project cost and schedule using Earned Value Management (EVM).
  • Analyze and prioritize risks using qualitative and quantitative risk analysis methods.
  • Use more advanced risk management techniques, including risk contingency reserve.
  • Display leadership skills such as communication, negotiation and conflict resolution.
  • Manage stress levels on your projects to produce better outcomes.

Who Should Attend: This course is ideal for project/program managers, PMO leaders, and project team members who have been managing/leading projects and looking for advanced techniques to strengthen their career.

PDUs: 16 PDUs (Strategic: 0, Leadership: 8, Technical: 8)

Course Delivery: Variable

Course Material: RefineM will prepare and provide the necessary training course material for all attendees.

About RefineM's Instructors: RefineM's instructors are experienced and certified in project management and Agile and bring real-world experience to their instruction. Our instructors not only teach concepts, we also provide insights and hands-on experience. And we don’t waste time. Our training is focused and hard-hitting. We offer practical targeted training in just the key topics that will make the most impact.

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