Project Management Fundamentals

This two-day course will focus on project management concepts including project definition, planning, scheduling, execution, and closing.

Participants will use a case study and conduct interactive exercises in a team environment to reinforce learning concepts.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of Project Management Skills, attendees will be able to:    

  1. Define the project management triple constraint
  2. Prepare the project charter and scope statement
  3. Prepare a project work breakdown structure
  4. Prepare a project network diagram and project schedule
  5. Estimate project costs
  6. Identify and manage project risks
  7. Manage project issues and changes
  8. Monitor progress and report status to stakeholders
  9. Formally close out projects and record lessons learned

Gord Gibben, PMP

A recognized expert in ‘soft skills’, Gord is the president and lead instructor for GPM Training Solutions Ltd. specializing in leadership training for corporate and academic clients. He is a frequent speaker and instructor at professional development conferences. An energetic and highly interactive instructor, one of Gord’s strengths is his ability to relate practical real world experience to classroom theory.

Gord brings to his training sessions over 30 years of leadership experience in government and private sector organizations. He has managed multi-million-dollar projects, established Project Management Offices, and written over sixty e-Books on project leadership.


Please review event Terms & Conditions

Cancellations (by the attendee) must be received in writing no later than 8 days prior to the course start. 


Funding provided by The Manitoba government.

Course Credits:

  • An optional course (14 credit hours) in the 70 credit hour QNET Certificate in Management Development (CMD)
  • Eligible for credit in the CAM:OE (Certificate in Applied Management: Organizational Effectiveness) in partnership with the University of Manitoba, Continuing Education

Project Management Fundamentals

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Oct 1, 2024 at 8:15 am - 4:15 pm REGISTER HERE
2 day course
Tue & Wed, Oct 1 & 2 - 8:15 am - 4:15 pm (both days)
Suite 660,
175 Hargrave Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Canada R3C 3R8
Member: $799.00 (+GST)
Event Partner: $799.00 (+GST) see list below
Non-Member: $929.00 (+GST)

The facilitator is an exceptionally skilled speaker. He possesses the remarkable ability to educate on complex concepts by providing vivid and relatable examples. This approach greatly enhances our comprehension and allows us to grasp the subject matter.

I will use the information from the course for all projects going forward.

I see opportunities to share this knowledge with colleagues during team meetings and workshops, fostering a culture of continuous learning.

Very clear introduction to project management.