RedVector RV-10431

The Ultimate Project Manager, Chapter 07: Leading The Project Team

The Ultimate Project Manager, Chapter 07: Leading The Project Team

1 hr. Online Course

Level: Intermediate

Item#: RV-10431

SME: Michael D'Alessandro

Average Rating

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​The project team is made up of experienced individuals who need to work together toward successful completion of a project. This course gives you, the project manager, the processes, methods, and tools to build and lead your project team. You will get instruction in:
  • Selecting the team
  • Ensuring maximum productivity
  • Maintaining project records
  • Managing design consultants
  • Delegating to and motivating your team
Course Objectives
At the conclusion of this course, you will be able to:
  • Discuss the processes involved in selecting a project team.
  • Describe characteristics of effective teams.
  • Recognize techniques for maintaining project records.
  • Identify the processes involved in selecting and managing Subconsultants.
  • Define the skills necessary to lead your project team.
SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT: Michael D'Alessandro
Michael D'Alessandro Photo
Mr. D'Alessandro has been involved with the A/E Design and Construction Industry for more than 20 years. Prior to joining PSMJ Resources, Inc., he was with Parsons Infrastructure and Technology Group as a Principal Project Manager. His responsibilities included project management, proposal preparation, department management, and human resources management.

His extensive project management experience includes engineering, procurement, ranging in capital value from $1 million to $55 million. He has also been responsible for management of fast-track multi-discipline projects involving equity placement for both domestic and international facilities.

During his tenure as a Project/Client Manager, he successfully completed capital projects in 18 different countries. He has worked with some of the largest global companies by consistently demonstrating the ability to accomplish project budget and schedule objectives with a high degree of client satisfaction.

As a consultant, he has provided project management training since 1990 and has been involved in strategic planning for design/build initiatives and work process improvements for small project environments. He has also served as a Quality Council member, leading efforts to measure client satisfaction and improve design productivity.

Michael has a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering and a Masters Degree in Environmental Engineering. He is also certified by the Project Management Institute as a Project Management Professional (PMP) and is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers. Michael is also a registered professional engineer in a number of states and is a Diplomate of the American Academy of Environmental Engineers.
State Licenses
AK - Architect (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
AK - Engineer (Health, Safety & Welfare - ,)
AL - Engineer (General - ,)
AL - Landscape Architect (General - Approved LA CES-2022)
AR - Engineer (General - ,)
DC - Engineer (General - CE21800018)
DE - Engineer (Business Practice (maximum of 9 hours) - ,)
FL - Contractor, Certified (General - 0610735)
Accreditation: FL DBPR Approved Provider 0001771
FL - Contractor, Pinellas County (General - 0610735)
Accreditation: FL DBPR Approved Provider 0001771
FL - Contractor, Registered (General - 0610735)
Accreditation: FL DBPR Approved Provider 0001771
FL - Interior Designer (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
GA - Architect (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
GA - Contractor, Residential and General (General)
GA - Engineer (General - ,)
GA - Landscape Architect (General - Approved LA CES-2022)
IA - Engineer (General - ,)
ID - Architect (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
ID - Engineer (General - ,)
IL - Architect (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
IL - Engineer, Professional (General - ,)
IL - Engineer, Structural (General - ,)
IN - Architect (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
IN - Engineer (General - Board Approved - CE21800018)
IN - Landscape Architect (General - Approved LA CES-2022)
KS - Architect (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
KS - Engineer (Health, Safety & Welfare - ,)
KS - Landscape Architect (General - Approved LA CES-2022)
KY - Engineer (General - ,)
LA - Engineer (General - ,)
LA - Landscape Architect (General - Approved LA CES-2022)
MD - Engineer (General - ,)
MD - Landscape Architect (Category B - Approved LA CES-2022)
ME - Engineer (General - ,)
MI - Engineer (General - ,)
MN - Engineer (General - ,)
MO - Architect (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
MO - Engineer (General - ,)
MO - Landscape Architect (General - Approved LA CES-2022)
MS - Engineer (General - ,)
MT - Engineer (General - ,)
NC - Engineer (General - ,)
ND - Engineer (General, Health, Safety & Welfare)
NE - Landscape Architect (General - Approved LA CES-2022)
NH - Engineer (General - ,)
NJ - Architect (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
NJ - Engineer (General - 24GP000006300)
NM - Engineer (General - ,)
NM - Landscape Architect (General - Approved LA CES-2022)
NV - Engineer (General - ,)
NY - Architect (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
NY - Engineer (General - NYS Sponsor #133)
Accreditation: RedVector is the approved provider of this course offering. RedVector has changed its name and is now operating as Vector Solutions.
NY - Landscape Architect (General - Approved LA CES-2022)
OH - Engineer (General - ,)
OH - Landscape Architect (General - Approved LA CES-2022)
OK - Engineer (General - ,)
OR - Engineer (General - ,)
OR - Landscape Architect (General - Approved LA CES-2022)
PA - Code Official,Certified (UCC) (General)
PA - Landscape Architect (General - Approved LA CES-2022)
PR - Engineer (General - ,)
RI - Architect (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
SC - Engineer (General - ,)
SD - Architect (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
SD - Engineer (General - ,)
SD - Landscape Architect (General - Approved LA CES-2022)
TN - Architect (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
TN - Engineer (Health, Safety & Welfare - ,)
TN - Landscape Architect (General - Approved LA CES-2022)
TX - Engineer (General - ,)
UT - Engineer (General - ,)
VA - Architect (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
VA - Engineer (General - ,)
VA - Landscape Architect (General - Approved LA CES-2022)
VT - Engineer (General - ,)
WA - Architect (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
WA - Landscape Architect (General - Approved LA CES-2022)
WI - Architect (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
WI - Engineer (General - ,)
WV - Engineer (General - ,)
WV - Landscape Architect (General (max 6 hrs online) - Approved LA CES-2022)
WY - Engineer (General - ,)
Professional Organizations
American Academy of Environmental Engineers - AAEES - Member (General - ,)
American Hospital Association - AHA - Certified Healthcare Constructor (CHC) (General)
American Hospital Association - AHA - Certified Healthcare Facility Manager (CHFM) (General)
American Institute of Architects - AIA - Architects (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
American Institute of Constructors - AIC - Professional Constructor (General)
American Society of Landscape Architects (LA CES) - ASLA - Member (General - Approved LA CES-2022)
American Society of Professional Estimators - ASPE - Certified Professional Estimator (CPE)/Associate Estimator Professional (AEP) (General)
BOMI International - RPA, FMA and/or SMA (General)
Canada - Alberta Architect (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
Canada - Alberta Engineer (General - ,)
Canada - British Columbia Architect (AIBC) (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
Canada - British Columbia Engineer (General - ,)
Canada - Manitoba Architect (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
Canada - Manitoba Engineer (General - ,)
Canada - New Brunswick Architect (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
Canada - New Brunswick Engineer (General - ,)
Canada - Newfoundland and Labrador Architect (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
Canada - Newfoundland and Labrador Engineer (General - ,)
Canada - Northwest Territories and Nunavut Engineer (General - ,)
Canada - Northwest Territory Architect (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
Canada - Nova Scotia Engineer (General - ,)
Canada - Ontario Architect (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
Canada - Ontario Engineer (General - ,)
Canada - Quebec Architect (General - AIA Reg RV1261-2022)
Accreditation: AIA Registered Provider J315
Canada - Quebec Engineer (General - ,)
Canada - Saskatchewan Engineer (General - ,)
Canada - Yukon Engineer (General - ,)
Construction Management Association of America - CCM - Certified Construction Manager (General)
Design-Build Institute of America - DBIA - Design-Build Professional (General)
Federal Building Personnel Training Act (FBPTA) (General)
International Facility Management Association - IFMA - Certified Facility Manager (CFM) (General)
International Society of Automation - ISA - Certifications (General)
National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies - NICET (General - ,)
Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists - OACETT - Certified Member (Management/Leadership Training)
Project Management Institute (PMI) - Project Management Professional (CAPM, ACP, RMP, SP) (Leadership - RV-10431)
Accreditation: R.E.P. Provider 1510
Project Management Institute (PMI) - Project Management Professional (PMP, PgMP, PfMP, PBA) (Leadership - RV-10431)
Accreditation: R.E.P. Provider 1510
Course Reviews (16)
Great
By on Jan, 25, 2021
Great
This chapter has taught me greatly on how to create and lead a project team
By on Jul, 20, 2021
This chapter has taught me greatly on how to create and lead a project team.
good course
By (Professional Organization) on Feb, 22, 2021
good course
Detailed and simple
By on Jun, 26, 2021
Detailed and simple
I appreciated the course and audio along with it
By on Jul, 18, 2021
I appreciated the course and audio along with it. It was thorough.
very applicable and good information
By (Engineer) on Jul, 20, 2021
very applicable and good information
Learned a lot of information on how to be a good leader to a project team and pick the team correctly
By on Jul, 21, 2021
Learned a lot of information on how to be a good leader to a project team and pick the team correctly
great definitions of what a strong leader is
By on Jul, 21, 2021
great definitions of what a strong leader is.
Good points and procedures presented
By (Professional Organization) on Nov, 05, 2020
Good points and procedures presented.
Course was in a monotone
By (Engineer) on Nov, 23, 2020
Course was in a monotone
it was fine
By (Professional Organization) on Nov, 27, 2020
it was fine
There were some great points made about how to lead a team that will be beneficial in my day-to-day activities
By on Dec, 22, 2020
There were some great points made about how to lead a team that will be beneficial in my day-to-day activities.
to many lists
By (Professional Organization) on Jan, 19, 2021
to many lists
Too Long for an Hour class
By (Contractor / Trades) on Oct, 07, 2021
Too Long for an Hour class.
no additional comment
By (Engineer) on Oct, 13, 2021
no additional comment
This was a firehose
By on Oct, 21, 2021
This was a firehose. Hard to concentrate on the content when the instructor is rapidly reading through a LONG list. This course needs more overview and generalized approaches and less detail