PM4DEV has developed a comprehensive series of courses designed to provide a complete learning experience to project managers and provide them with a broad skill base to do the multi-tasking necessary for planning, initiating, monitoring, and completing development projects.
Our courses combines academic and research expertise with the proven project management methodologies of PM4DEV. The result is a dynamic curriculum that provides advanced skills and practical instruction on the processes, organizational structure, and tools that assure that project work yields the desired results.
As a Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.), PM4DEV has been approved by the Project Management Institute (PMI)®.to issue professional development units (PDU's) for its project management training courses. Our instructors are experienced trainers and project managers who are PMP® certified. Our comprehensive courses in project management theory, fundamentals, principles and practices are designed around industry best practices and based on the Project Management Institute’s (PMI®) Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®). We are confident in our ability to provide comprehensive, practical courses that will enable you to further your project management education.
Instructor Lead courses. These are intensive asynchronous courses led by an instructor that follow a schedule of activities that a student must complete. The course features discussion forums, quizzes, case study exercises and a final essay. Students have an additional 30 days access to the course and support from the instructor. All courses are three weeks long, unless noted otherwise.
The PM4DEV online learning environment is flexible and adaptable. The site provides a simple, clear view of all learning activities and resources for a unit, including all assessment information and assignment submission. The site has tools that enable to 'subscribe' and receive information about your study, such as blog posts, course news, and email notifications about forum discussions or marked assignments. This feature supports flexible learning which encourages independent learning.
The system is designed to facilitate the sharing, storing and dissemination of knowledge, Forum discussions are at the core of sharing and exchanging knowledge between students and receive guidance from the instructor, which in turns encourage student reflection and collaboration. Best of all, the system provides a flexible foundation for continued improvement and expansion, meaning that we can continue to shape and mold it to suit our changing environment.
Instructor Lead Course Schedule: 2014
All our courses contain extended learning material; you will get a copy of the textbook, access to the instructor to ask questions and get feedback on your development progress. Additionally, each student that successfully completes the course requirements will receive a printed Certificate of Completion sent via post mail. Students that complete a course will have an additional 30 days of support and coaching from the instructor.
Students that complete the two core courses and one elective will receive the credential of Certified Development Project Management (CDPM). Read more about this credential.
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