Project Management


Professional. Accelerated. Experiential
Project Management Best Practices

Course Methods:Experiential Training, Workshop Method and Real-world Project Work
Course Venue:Berne in Switzerland
Course Duration:Maximum 180 days for Online training and 10 days for On-site workshop and training including excursion
Course Times:9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Course Dates:See Course Calendar
Course Fees:$ 5,500.- On-Site and $ 2,500.- Online
Group Discounts:10% for 5-8 delegates. 15% for 9-12 delegates,
20% discount per Person for 13 and more delegates
Other Course Options: Contact us for course topics and duration customization. Available online and on-site for a group of 8 or more delegates.
The Advantage:Training Certificate, Globally Applicable Training Excellence

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Course Audience

Middle management and project management teams, including operations managers, IT managers, marketing managers, HR managers, procurement managers, supply chain managers, production managers, manufacturing managers, quality managers, R&D managers, innovation managers, entrepreneurs, enterprise project management, project leads, and management consultants.

Note: This training course is designed for government and corporate professionals. Including persons with at least 5 years of working experience

Course Objectives

Provide 360° view of the project management (PM) functions and identify potential management blind spots and improvement areas

Offer experiential analysis through workshop approach to understand the challenges faced by project managers and project management in general

Understand the functions and practices of enterprise project managers

Cover critical project management decision areas such as scope, human resources, cost, quality, time, space, flexibility, capacity and tools deployment

Course Modules
  1. Top project manager’s questions and challenges
  2. Project management lifecycle
  3. Project management best practices
  4. Project audit framework, diagnosis and troubleshooting of project management areas, including:
    • Project definition and scope management
    • Project scheduling and time management
    • Project cost and budget management
    • Project quality & process improvement management
    • Project human resources & team management
    • Project risk management
    • Project procurement & vendor management
    • Project management reporting
Training Course Focus
  • Develop the core project management skills and competencies. The core competencies include operations knowledge, planning, control, problem-solving and communication.
  • Although the course covers all project management areas, the focus of the course is on the strategic aspects of enterprise-wide or government-wide project management
Training Model
  • Real-World Experience and Workshop Learning Model
  • 25% theory and 30% Workshop, and 40% Experimental Project Work
Key Concepts & Best Practices
  • Project Management Best Practices: Top PM Questions. PM Challenges. Project Integration. Strategy Triangle. Risk Management. Forecasting and Aggregate Planning. BPPT Model (Budget, People, Process and Technology). Key Performance Indicators (KPIs). Decision Trees. Outsourcing and Off-shoring. Business Process Improvement (BPI). Business Process Re-engineering (BPR). Capability Maturity Model (CMM). Root Cause Analysis (RCA). Change Management. PDBOT Model (Plan, Design, Build, Operate and Transfer). Process Assessment Metrics: (TCO. ROI, Production Cost, Breakeven, Location, Capacity, Productivity, Utilization, Layout,..). Process Controls. Gantt Charts. PERT Chart. Benchmarking. Pareto Chart. Bar Charts. Project Risk Management
Training Course Customization Subjects (Optional)
  • Provide an understanding of project management framework
  • Learn how to manage enterprise-wide projects – multi-projects
  • LEAN Project Management: Project selection and initiation, planning, financing, scheduling and resource allocation, risk, communication, control, evaluation and termination
  • Quality Management: The frameworks, tools and techniques necessary to implement business strategies via operation improvements such as Total Quality Management (TQM), Capability Maturity Model (CMM), Six Sigma, ISO 9000, and Kaizen
Courseware Content

The management training courseware includes the following:

  1. Participant’s coursework and assessment project guide
  2. Executive summary of the subject matter:
    • Summary of essential concepts and operations management best practices
    • Examples and case studies
  3. Project management toolkit (management frameworks, decision models, checklists, etc.)
  4. Experiential work-based assessment project
  5. Online resources for the completion of the experiential assessment project
Performance Evaluation (Optional)
  • Performance will be evaluated on the basis of individual or team project deliverables
  • Candidates can complete customized experiential work-based projects such as developing a relevant analysis document, management strategy, action plan or a senior management presentation
  • The course advisor will review the deliverables and provide improvement feedback
  • The evaluation is a form of management consulting and experiential coaching for performance improvement