OnTarget Consulting Services, LLC

"We help our customers plan-out problems appropriately and execute solutions consistently". SM.

PROJECT MANAGEMENT TRAINING

OnTarget Consulting Services, LLC offers comprehensive Project Management Training Services to project management professionals in training their organizations.  This training is delivered either in-person or via the web.  Our training services provide a core understanding of Project Management. 


Our Project Management Professional (PMP®) Project Management Institute (PMI) Certified Project Management Trainers conduct project management education with particular emphasis on the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) Phases which recur throughout the life-cycle of a project.


Our instructors provide attendance certificates that can be submitted to the Project Management Institute (PMI) for Professional Development Units (PDUs) or for continuing education credit.

PROJECT MANAGEMENT KNOWLEDGE AREAS


  • Project Integration Management
  • Project Scope Management
  • Project Time Management
  • Project Cost Management
  • Project Quality Management
  • Project Human Resource Management
  • Project Communications Management
  • Project Risk Management
  • Project Procurement Management
  • Project Stakeholder Management

PMBOK PHASES

Initiating -  This involves the series of actions whereby the project manager obtains the authorization to proceed with either the entire project or with a particular phase of the project.


Planning - Planning is a critical project management process.  During the planning process, the project manager plans for essential processes and determines as well any discretionary processes that may or may not require planning.


Executing - The executing process involves carrying out the project plan. This typically involves implementing the project plan as outlined.


Controlling/Monitoring - The controlling process involves comparing the actual performance with the planned performance. 


Closing - The closing process involves setting up formal procedures whereby the project or project phase can be declared officially completed.

COURSES OFFERED

Introduction to Project Management


This course is designed to provide a foundation of basic project management terms, techniques, and tools.  Upon completion of this course, the learner should be able to do the following:

  • List five benefits of project management
  • List five project management best practices
  • List five core competencies that a project manager needs to succeed
  • List five authorities a project manager can cultivate

Tools and Techniques to Effectively Manage Cost, Risk and Scope


Delivering a project that meets stakeholder requirements can be an elusive goal in many industries. In this class, you will learn how to document your project’s scope, develop reliable estimates and then manage your project. Further, you will master the art of maximizing your project’s opportunities and minimizing the effect of threats to your success.

Scheduling Tools and Techniques


Harnessing scheduling tools and techniques to optimize your project schedule can be challenging. In this course, participants will learn how to build reliable schedules and how to respond to the inevitable changes and required modifications which occur throughout the life of the project. Using a combination of Microsoft Project exercises and simulations a wide variety of tools and techniques will be explored. 

Healthcare Project Management Training


Exploring opportunities for using project management, change management, and process improvement techniques to enhance the execution of project and improvement initiatives within healthcare organizations. This course is designed for clinical and non-clinical professionals in health care delivery organizations who are responsible for managing projects and project teams. This course covers the core body of knowledge and skills of project management specific to the healthcare industry.

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