RedVector RV-10428

The Ultimate Project Manager, Chapter 04: The Project Management Plan

The Ultimate Project Manager, Chapter 04: The Project Management Plan

1 hr. Online Course

Level: Intermediate

Item#: RV-10428

SME: Michael D'Alessandro

Average Rating

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The purpose of this course is to provide you will the skills required to develop and administer an efficient project management plan. You will learn the major elements and concepts of a project management plan, and how to use those to effectively develop and administer a project management plan that meets your client’s needs. Above all, you will understand how effective project management planning can not only help your project succeed, but your business too.
Course Objectives

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Explain the importance of a project management plan.
  • Identify your clients’ priorities.
  • Use a cost, schedule, and performance (CSP) matrix to determine the project’s priorities.
  • Summarize the major elements and general concepts of a project management plan.
  • Prepare a project management plan and task outline.
  • Describe the steps for administering a final project management plan.
  • Explain the importance of having crisis prevention as part of project planning.
  • Explain why project management should be a separate task.
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.
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Accreditation: RedVector is the approved provider of this course offering. RedVector has changed its name and is now operating as Vector Solutions.
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Course Reviews (15)
Great course, lots of detail
By (Contractor / Trades) on Sep, 14, 2020
Great course, lots of detail.
Need to add more classes covering Construction Management
By on Jan, 27, 2021
Need to add more classes covering Construction Management
Well presented material
By (Engineer) on Sep, 25, 2020
Well presented material
Liked learning about the Project Management Plan and the detail that goes into planning
By on Oct, 22, 2020
Liked learning about the Project Management Plan and the detail that goes into planning.
The fill in the box examples where not my favorite
By on Nov, 25, 2020
The fill in the box examples where not my favorite
Thanks
By (Professional Organization) on Jun, 10, 2020
Thanks
Course contains unrealistic expectations in the real world
By (Contractor / Trades, Engineer) on Aug, 14, 2020
Course contains unrealistic expectations in the real world
information could have been presented in a clearer more concise way
By (Architect, Professional Organization) on Sep, 01, 2020
information could have been presented in a clearer more concise way
Fine
By (Professional Organization) on Dec, 07, 2020
Fine
N/A
By (Engineer) on Dec, 22, 2020
N/A
Okay
By on Apr, 20, 2021
Okay
Information was poorly explained
By (Contractor / Trades) on May, 20, 2020
Information was poorly explained. Very wordy and disorganized.
Too much audio and not enough text for me personally
By (Contractor / Trades) on Aug, 25, 2020
Too much audio and not enough text for me personally. Good content though.
I do not need to have a course mechanically read to me
By (Contractor / Trades, Engineer) on Aug, 25, 2020
I do not need to have a course mechanically read to me.
Not an hour course, took 1:30 to get through
By (Contractor / Trades) on May, 13, 2020
Not an hour course, took 1:30 to get through