Executive and Professional Development
Join 12,000 project professionals across North America by choosing the Masters Certificate in Project Management, one of Canada’s most respected project management certificates. Master the nine key areas of Project Management that are tested in the PMI® certification exam.
Founded upon the Project Management Institute's A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBoK® Guide), this program gives you the knowledge and tools to consistently deliver projects on time, budget and within scope.
Delivered by expert instructors with extensive real world experience, this program is for any professional pursuing a career in the fast-paced field of project management.
The next program starts in November, 2018 and will extend over 7 months with modules approximately every 3 weeks. Click here for full program details.
PREREQUISITE: Participants must have one year of Project Management experience or have completed an introductory Project Management course.
18 Day Certificate Over 7 Months
November 16, 2018 - May 31, 2019
MODULE 1: 1 DAY November 16, 2018 (Friday)
Program Introduction - Review course deliverables. Introduction to the PMBoK® and PM fundamentals
MODULE 2: 3 DAYS November 29 - December 1, 2018 (Thursday - Saturday)
Project Planning and Control - A complete foundation in successful planning and implementation
MODULE 3: 2 DAYS January 11 - 12, 2019 (Friday - Saturday)
Leadership, Communication and Stakeholder Management - Improving your project effectiveness in HR, Communications and Stakeholder Management
MODULE 4: 2 DAYS February 8 - 9, 2019 (Friday - Saturday)
Project Quality Management - Learn how to build quality measures into every project
MODULE 5: 2 DAYS February 28 - March 1, 2019 (Thursday - Friday)
Effective Project Cost Management - Manage your projects through the lens of cost minimization
MODULE 6: 2 DAYS March 28 - 29, 2019 (Thursday - Friday)
Assessing and Managing Project Risk - Approaches to evaluating project uncertainties and risks
MODULE 7: 2 DAYS April 25 - 26, 2019 (Thursday - Friday)
Procurement and Contracting Management - Successfully manage key vendors and partners
MODULE 8: 2 DAYS May 16 - 17, 2019 (Thursday - Friday)
Filling in the Gaps & Final Exam - Review of key concepts and testing areas for the final exam and write the final exam
MODULE 9: 2 DAYS May 30 - 31, 2019 (Thursday - Friday)
Project Simulation - All participants will apply their learning to propose, plan, execute and deliver a full-scale realistic project in teams
Delivered in partnership with Schulich Executive Education Centre, York University.