Project Management Institute

Plan and Acquire Resources (PMBOK® Guide – Sixth Edition)

Description

This course covers the Plan Resource Management, Estimate Activity Resources, and Acquire Resources project management processes based on the latest edition of the PMBOK® Guide.

What You Will Learn

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Recognize the role of the project manager in project resource management activities
  • Recognize examples of inputs to the Plan Resource Management process
  • Identify the tools and techniques of the Plan Resource Management process
  • Recognize the components of a RACI chart
  • Recognize examples of information that should be included in the roles and responsibilities section of a resource management plan
  • Identify the purpose of the Estimate Activity Resources process
  • Recognize examples of the inputs to Estimate Activity Resources process
  • Identify the tools and techniques you use for estimating activity resources
  • Recognize the principles of using the bottom-up estimating technique
  • Recognize the outputs of the Estimate Activity Resources process
  • Describe a resource breakdown structure, given a scenario
  • Recognize the inputs to the Acquire Resources process
  • Identify the tools and techniques you use to acquire resources for a project
  • Sequence the steps for using negotiation to acquire project resources
  • Identify the outputs of the Acquire Resources process
  • Demonstrate your understanding of the Plan Resource Management, Estimate Activity Resources, and Acquire Resources processes

Who Should Take This Course

Existing project managers pursuing certification in recognition of their skills and experience; individuals training to become accredited project managers.

Course Information

PDUs
1.5
CEUs
0.15
Level
Intermediate
Member Price
US$70.00
Non-Member Price
US$100.00

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