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Advance in project management

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Project management is an oft sought-after field of study these days especially because all industries focus on the importance of projects that are built into organizational strategy. Studies related to project management focus on the usage of specialized flexible tools available that can transform any project into a whirlwind success in any organization.

Working on a project requires a great deal of commitment and time. Honoring client requirements is extremely critical, and it is imperative to deliver products/services within the scheduled time, while keeping in mind budget and resource constraints. Therefore, a training program in project management teaches participants how to focus on the maximization of resources while ensuring the delivery time is honored, and that products/services of top quality.

There are several courses of study available in this realm which award an Associate’s or a Master’s certificate in Project Management, or, if need be, an Advanced Master’s certificate. These study courses provide a thorough understanding of the basic project lifecycle, minute detailing of organizational resource needs and constraints, and optimal utilization of time in tandem with budget and resource management. They also focus on training participants with getting the most done from the team in terms of effective delegation.

In the UAE, study and training courses for Project Management are available at ESI and AMIDEAST in Dubai. ESI also helps students complete their 35-hour training to be eligible to appear for the PMP exam required by the global Project Management Institute (PMI).

Handy Hints
• Project mgmt. courses lead to various certificates
• These train participants in effective delegation, etc.
• ESI, AMIDEAST in Dubai offer project mgmt. training


Source: Urmila Santosh, Special to Classifieds
The writer is a freelancer