PMP 9 - Project Communications Management (6th Edition)

  3.5 Hours
  PDF Certificate
CEU: 0.35
CPD: 0.5
PDU: 3.5

Course Description

This course was designed as a supplemental study guide for the major content areas of Chapter 10 of A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), Sixth Edition. In this course, you will learn how project management teams can effectively communicate with the project's various stakeholders.

This course aligns with the PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition. (The PMBOK® Guide is not included in the cost of this course and must be purchased separately.)

Taking advantage of online interactivity, the course contains a vocabulary game, flashcards, and other activities to help you master the material.

Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, the learner should be able to:

  • Describe the basic communication models and how these models can be applied to Project Communications Management techniques
  • Identify the various inputs, tools and techniques, and outputs of Project Communications Management activities
  • Explain the basics of effective communication in the context of project management
  • Describe the importance of the communications management plan
  • Conduct communication requirements analysis to determine how communications will be planned for in the communications management plan
  • Identify the different methods and technologies of communication, and explain under which circumstances specific methods and technologies are more likely to be successful
  • Explain the conventions of creating performance reports that use variance analysis and forecasting techniques to update stakeholders on the progress of the project