The practice of Project Management is becoming critical to the success of many development, government and nonprofit organizations (NGOs). With reduced budgets and increased demands from donors and other stakeholders, organizations need to incorporate the tools and practices of modern project management in order to achieve the expected results. Embracing and integrating formalized project management within an organization involves more than merely completing a training program. To be successful, organizations need to support project management from the top down and create a flexible framework consisting of practices, competencies, and techniques scaled to their specific project demands. PM4DEV has a series of professional services designed for development organizations that are ready to improve the way projects are managed . Our services include:
PM4DEV is in a unique position to provide the level of expertise and knowledge to help your organization implement a successful project management practice that will increase the rate of project success. Our successful approach to project management comes from years of managing a wide variety of global program and project initiatives. Our team of consultants will help your organization identify the solution best suited to meet the specific challenges you are facing.
News from PM4DEV
2014 has been a very successful year at PM4DEV, we have significantly increased the number of visitors to our website. As of today we have close to 2,500 registered users who are taking advantage of our online resources. Our online learning site continuous to be a success, in 2014 we have certified 274 participants who have successfully completed all the course requirements.
2015 will be a year of new services and products geared to the needs of development workers. We are working to increase the number of courses in our online catalog and we are also hard at work in developing new courses in Spanish to serve the Latin-American region. These courses will be hosted on a new learning management system.
We are constantly trying to get a better understanding of how customers use our products and services, the survey and feedback we have received has been fantastic and continue to inspire us to keep improving.Thank you for making 2014 a great year for PM4DEV! We’ve got some big ideas, and we’re working hard to make 2015 an even better year for our users
Adaptive Project Management
Adaptive Project Management is a new course that will help development professionals build their skills to a new level of confidence. You will learn the most important techniques that experienced project managers use to deal with risks, issues, communications, team conflict, and successfully monitor the project.
This course will take you through the life cycle of managing a project, from the moment a project manager is appointed to the final evaluation report. You will gain applied experience with project planning as well as managing project resources and adapting the project plans to fit the constant changes in the project environment.
Under the guidance of experience professional project manager, you will learn how to initiate, plan, implement, monitor, adapt and close a project, using the best and most common practices in project management, according to the standards set by the Project Management Institute(PMI)®. For a detailed course outline visit our ecourse page Read More...
2015 schedule of courses is now available.
|Fundamentals of Project Management||Open||Feedback|
|EPM||Effective Project Management||17-Apr-15||Open||Feedback|
|APM||Adaptive Project Management||17-Apr-15||Open||Feedback|
|DMEP||Diseño, Monitoreo y Evaluación de Proyectos||30-Marzo-15||17-Abril-15||Abierto|
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Succeeding in today’s world requires professionals to constantly upgrade their skills to meet the demands from a constantly changing work environment. Budgets get smaller, deadlines get tighter, and projects get more complex, savvy professionals know that certifications are a necessity, adding certifications increase their chances of success.
Donors and organizations are demanding certified project managers because they understand the importance of strong project management discipline in delivering successful projects. Those key stakeholders associate certification with discipline. A project management certification can make a big difference in your career; whether you are just starting in the role of project manager, or have years of experience.
Earning a certificate in project management can give you benefits that range from higher potential earnings to an increased sense of confidence that comes with knowing you belong to a distinguished and respected group of project management professionals. Read more...
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Our Online Learning Environment that provides a flexible training alternative enabling the users to develop new skills when and where required, at a pace adjustable to anyone's style of learning. Our learning site has an interface that is natural, easy to navigate, and most options are self-explanatory. With a simple registration process you will have access to our courses and keep track of your progress. The site will give you a personalized view of your learning and the ability to interact with other participants.
The PM4DEV e-learning environment provides users with a range of flexible training options that will help you develop and enhance their skills in critical project management areas, fulfill ongoing professional development requirements, meet training requirements from employer/contracting organizations or schools, and build a solid foundation to undertake internationally recognized formal qualifications.
Please click here for more information about our online courses, certifications and opportunities to increase your skills in project management.