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ISO/IEC 21500 Series

Standard for Project Management


ISO International Standards are documents that provide specifications and guidelines that can be used consistently to ensure that products, processes and services are fit for their purpose. For business, they are strategic tools that reduce costs by minimizing waste and errors and increasing productivity. They help companies to access new markets, level the playing field for developing countries and facilitate free and fair global trade.

The ISO Standards series of course have been developed to provide professionals with guidance on mandatory requirements to put in place in their organization as well as practical recommendations regarding the formal or informal certification process related to it.

The specific ISO/IEC 21500 course focuses on project management and provides guidance and tools to ensure that projects consistently meet their performance criteria (costs, timescales, quality, scope, risk and benefits), and that project management activities are consistently improved.

The benefits of using the ISO/IEC 21500 series include:
Project deliverables compliant with customers’ requirements;
Better control on project constraints management;
Increased return on investment of projects;
Improved image and market position.

OBJECTIVES

 To get insight in the Standards concepts
 To make clear the relevance of a project management system
 To provide sound understanding of the mandatory requirements
 To provide guidance on how to use the standard
 To make practical the certification process

CONTENT

1. Project Management Principles
2. Project Management System
3. Project Management Requirements
a. Integration Management
b. Stakeholder Management
c. Scope Management
d. Resource Management
e. Time Management
f. Cost Management
g. Risk Management
h. Quality Management
i. Procurement Management
j. Communication Management
4. Certification Process

TARGET AUDIENCE

• All individuals wanting to have a practical knowledge of project management standards.
• All individuals involved in project management activities.
• All individuals wanting to prepare or participating in a project management certification process.

PREREQUISITES

None

PEDAGOGICAL METHOD

 Theory and concepts illustrated by a trainer with sound expertise and experience in project management.
 Group discussions with the purpose to match the relevant project management issues to real life experience.

CERTIFICATION

None

STUDENT PACK

 Course Materials
 Attendance Certificate

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