How To Be An Effective Project Leader (7.5 PDU)

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TitleHow To Be An Effective Project Leader (7.5 PDU)
WhenFebruary 2nd @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

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

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for Individuals who want to learn and improve their Project and Team leadership traits. Project leaders who wants to be effective managing their project team.

  • This workshop will count towards 7.5 PDUs
  • Breakfast and Lunch will be provided
Non-Member Cost$350.00
Member Cost$200.00
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Speaker NameSaad Ahmed - BSc, PMP
Speaker Description

Saad Ahmed brings over 20 years’ experience in municipal government and has many years of project management experience. Currently, Saad is Program Manager at the City of Calgary implementing business technology programs and projects. Saad holds a Bachelor of Computer Science majoring in Information Systems and has been Project Management Professional (PMP) and active member of PMI since 2006. Saad provides Project Management Methodology training at Mount Royal University, S.A.I.T (School of Construction) and Red Deer College. Saad is currently PMI-SAC - VP of Professional Development and has been since 2016.
Saad has numerous training in project management principles and he has been mentoring, training, supporting delivery project managers and business analysts in using PM tools and Methodologies. Saad strongly promote a culture of disciplined project management process to delivery groups, industries and education institutes.

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More Information

University of Calgary Main Campus – Education Class Room Block
Room #: EDC 384 ((Interactive Room Finder

Upcoming Events

Sat 23

PMI-SAC PMP and CAPM Certificate Study Group

January 29th @ 5:30 pm - April 10th @ 8:00 pm
Thu 28

PMI SAC – IT PMO Townhall

February 28th @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm
Thu 28

Member Orientation

February 28th @ 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Thu 28

February Dinner Meeting

February 28th @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Mar 02
Mar 13

PMI Lunch & Learn Event

March 13th @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm


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

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