Project Management: A Team Approach

This three-day course is for managers, supervisors, specialists and other professionals who want to improve their skills as project leaders or team members.

Delivered in a workshop format, it emphasizes teamwork and hands-on learning. You will work in groups to design your own projects—an approach that will allow you to experience collaborative planning first hand.

This course is available at the following time(s) and location(s):

Campus Session(s) Instructor(s) Cost Seats available  
Vancouver 3 Gary Robinson $840.00 23 Register

What will I learn?

After completing this course, you should be able to do the following:

  • Explain the principles of developing and building effective teams
  • Employ techniques for planning and scheduling projects, establishing positive project practices and procedures, and monitoring and reporting progress
  • Use a collaborative process for planning, scheduling, and monitoring projects
  • Implement a personal action plan for improving your effectiveness on projects

How will I learn?

Classes are during the day, from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, at SFU Vancouver. You will work with a cohort—a group of peers who share experiences, ideas, and knowledge. Expect to cover concepts through a combination of theory, best practices, real-world case studies, and networking opportunities.

How will I be evaluated?

You are expected to participate in exercises, group discussions, case studies, and presentations.

Textbooks and learning materials

On the first day of the course, you will receive a binder containing all course materials.

Professional development credits

SFU is a Registered Education Provider (REP) with the Project Management Institute (PMI®).  If you’re interested in pursuing the Project Management Professional (PMP®) designation, or you are already certified and you need to meet continuing certification requirements, contact the PMI for information.

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