Project Management Training from New Horizons Raleigh-Durham
The need for efficient and resourceful project management is shared across public and private sector companies in all industries, including: construction, high tech, nonprofits, manufacturing, finance and insurance, human resources, health care and pharmaceuticals. Project management is a necessary component of every successful organization, and, even in a down economy, the demand for these skills keeps going up.
Value of Project Management Training
Project managers face constant pressure to cut costs, implement projects quickly, and deliver quality results. Without proper planning, execution, and monitoring of these efforts, projects can fail.
Organizations that invest in project management training are more efficient and better equipped for the challenges that are evident in today's evolving business environments. Trained project managers have the necessary skills to ensure projects are completed on time and under budget.
Whether your goal is to learn the basics of project management, to learn project management software, or to obtain a certification, New Horizons Raleigh-Durham offers the courses you are looking for.
CompTIA Project+ Training & Certification
Project+ Certification training is an internationally recognized standard of project management skills. Course topics include:
- Initiating projects
- Scope statements
- Project budgets and schedules
- Project management strategies
- Implementing and closing the project
- Project relationships
- And much more...
Project+ training from New Horizons Raleigh-Durham will prepare you to pass the CompTIA Project+ Certification exam.
Project Management Institute (PMI) Certification Training
Project Management Institute (PMI) Certification is an industry-recognized achievement that puts you among the largest and most prestigious group of professionals in the project management community. There are two levels of certification:
- PMI Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) Certification
If you are new to Project Management the CAPM certification is a great place to start. It is an entry-level certification for project managers with little to no experience. The CAPM certification will grant you the skills to begin your career as a Project Manager.
- PMP Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification
When you obtain your PMP certification you establish yourself as a skilled project management professional who can successfully lead and direct projects.
Obtaining a PMP certification improves your marketability to employers and commands a higher salary. According to the PMI Salary Survey - Sixth Edition, "A PMP increases your salary up to 10% more than your non-credentialed colleagues and peers."
Microsoft Project Training
Microsoft Project is a project management software program designed to assist project managers in effectively managing tasks so they can achieve a successful outcome.
Microsoft Project Course Topics include:
- Project management and creating a solid project plan
- How to manage and configure tasks in Project
- Managing and understanding resources
- How to integrate data with other Microsoft applications
- How to track costs in Microsoft Project
- Viewing projects information more visually