PMI SAC – Professional Development Workshop Series

JANUARY

 

John Moura

January 11, 2019

Agile Project Management (7.5 PDUs)

Registration Link: https://securegs.com/pmi-sac/

Course Objectives:
  • Overview of Agile and its history
  • Understand essential Agile terminology and tools
  • Understand the difference between being Agile and doing Agile
  • Learn the differences between Traditional and Agile project management methodologies
  • Learn how to Increase team’s effectiveness and efficiency
  • Improve your overall Project Management Skills
Paulo Camargo

Paulo Camargo

January 19, 2019

MS Project (7 PDUs)

Registration Link: https://securegs.com/pmi-sac/

Course Objectives:
  • Understand the main functionalities and unleash the full potential of MS Project 2016 and Project Online Tools
  • Understand the main functionalities and unleash the full potential of MS Project 2016 and Project Online Tools
  • Use the tool for Planning, Execute, Monitor and Control projects
  • Apply Best Practices on scheduling
  • Control the project schedule, budget, scope and resources
  • Generate reports and communicate with project team

FEBRUARY

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Saad Ahmed – BSc, PMP

February 02, 2019

How to Be an Effective Project Leader (7.5 PDU)

Registration Link: https://securegs.com/pmi-sac/

Course Objectives:
  • Understating Leader Characteristics
  • Understating the Definition of Attitude
  • How the negative or positive attitude will affect your leadership style
  • How to develop a positive attitude
  • What is soft skills and their techniques
  • Understanding the difference between Building a Team Vs Team Building
  • How team building works and what are the best tools and techniques to use
  • How to develop effective communication skills
  • How to develop and practice Active Listening Skills
  • Understanding effective ways to build relationships
  • How to practice leading
  • What are the keys to becoming a remarkably effective leader?
  • Habits of Highly Effective Project Managers
  • And many more
Paulo Camargo

 

Paulo Camargo

January 19, 2019

PMO Value Ring: AN 8 STEP METHOD TO CREATE OR IMPROVE A PMO AND PROJECT MODEL CANVAS: A VISUAL TOOL FOR COLLABORATING PLANNING (7 PDUs)

Registration Link: https://securegs.com/pmi-sac/

Course Objectives: At the end of the course, attendees will be able to:
1. Create a PMO using an 8-step method created collectively by more than 800 PMO specialists around the world
2. Differentiate myths to reality when it comes to PMO implementation and operation
3. Create a project plan using a collaborative and visual tool

MARCH

 

Rachid Drissi

March 02, 2019

Introduction to Project Portfolio Management (7.5 PDU)

Registration Link: https://securegs.com/pmi-sac/

Course Objectives:
  • Understanding the pivotal role Portfolio Management plays in the organization to achieve corporate strategy
  • Understanding the difference between Portfolio, Program and Project Management
  • Defining the respective roles executives and practitioners play in Portfolio Management within the organization
  • Introducing the Portfolio Management framework (Portfolio Foundation, Design & Construction)
  • Introducing the Portfolio Management Lifecycle
  • Introducing key Portfolio Management processes (project evaluation & project prioritization)
  • Learn how to evaluate projects to make it into the organization’s portfolio of projects (Financial and
  • Non-Financial techniques)
  • Learn how to prioritize projects within the organization’s portfolio of projects (Project Ranking Tools)

 

Usman Sadiq, MBA

March 23, 2019

7 HABITS OF HIGHLY EFFECTIVE PEOPLE (7.5 PDU)

Registration Link: https://securegs.com/pmi-sac/

Course Objectives:
  • Become a resourceful, innovative individual who quickly accomplishes goals and motivates team members to get things done (Habit 1: Be Proactive)
  • Have a clear vision of what you want your contribution and shape your own future (Habit 2: Begin with the End in Mind)
  • Focus on top priorities and be regarded for follow-through and organizational skills; eliminate the unimportant (Habit 3: Put First Things First)
  • Cultivate enthusiasm with performance measurements that satisfy both employee and employer goals; share recognition and success (Habit 4: Think Win-Win)
  • Give honest, accurate feedback that develops trust, and understand the physical components of communication and how they impact the message (Habit 5: Seek First to Understand, Then Be Understood)
  • Understand how differences can contribute to innovative solutions; maximize opinions, perspectives, and backgrounds (Habit 6: Synergize)
  • Maintain and increase effectiveness by renewing yourself mentally and physically (Habit 7: Sharpen the Saw)

Upcoming Events

Sep 09

PMP Certification Exam Preparation

September 9th @ 8:00 am - September 12th @ 6:00 pm
Sep 09

PMP® Certification Preparation 4-Day Boot Camp – September

September 9th @ 8:00 am - September 12th @ 6:00 pm
Sep 11

Agile Project Management (15 PDUs)

September 11th @ 8:30 am - September 12th @ 5:00 pm
Sep 14

CFL Football Game and PMI SAC Tailgate Party

September 14th @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sep 17

PMI-SAC PMP and CAPM Certificate Study Group

September 17th @ 5:30 pm - December 3rd @ 8:00 pm
Sep 24

PMP Certification Exam Preparation

September 24th @ 8:00 am - September 26th @ 6:00 pm

CHAPTER MEMBERSHIP

Total Members 2536
New members this year 640
PMP® Members 1811
CAPM® Members 54
PgMP® Members 5
PMI-SP® Members 7
PMI-RMP® Members 12
PMI-ACP® Members 24
PfMP® Members 1
PMI-PBA® Members 2

PMP/CAPM/PgMP/PMI-SP/PMI-RMP/PMI-ACP/PfMP/PMI-PBA are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

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