April 14 & 21
8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Lunch is included
Project Management Skills
This workshop provides participants with fundamental principles and tools that are at the core of project management. Participants gain an understanding of how to plan, implement, monitor and control projects throughout a project’s life-cycle.
This workshop provides participants with fundamental principles and tools that are at the core of project management. Participants gain an understanding of how to plan, implement, monitor and control projects throughout a project’s life-cycle. Throughout the course, project management tools and techniques are demonstrated, and participants practice applying their newly acquired skills to a project of their choosing. The workshop content is aligned with the knowledge areas of the latest edition of the Project Management Institute’s Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK).
To provide the basic vocabulary and operational definitions used in project management.
To provide project leaders with project planning and execution tools to effectively manage project teams.
To provide an opportunity to apply the project management tools in the planning of a project.
Who Should Enroll
No experience necessary. Anyone interested in improving their project management skills.
Mr. David Stec
David’s professional career includes 28 years experience in manufacturing and healthcare complemented with 16 years of Graduate-level teaching experience at Central Connecticut State University and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He is the founder and principal of Vizibility LLC, a management consulting firm, focused on the design & implementation of Lean Process Improvement Systems in manufacturing and service industries. David has held Director-level positions in Operations, Process Improvement, and Supply Management for Hartford HealthCare Medical Group, Clinical Laboratory Partners, and United Technologies Pratt & Whitney. He is co-author of the Shingo-prize winning book, Better Thinking, Better Results, and has numerous peer-reviewed publications. David has a MBA & MSME from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, a MS in Management from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and a BSME from Worcester Polytechnic Institute.
Central Connecticut State University
1615 Stanley Street
New Britain, CT 06053
Elihu Burritt Library