Energy Project Management Fundamentals

This course will explore the foundations of project management from the perspective of the energy sector where you will develop a project plan based on a real-world scenario. It is an intensive investigation into the major principles of Project Management and industry best practices, along with case studies and examples from the energy sector of Ontario.

By the end of this program, you will be able to manage projects effectively from the initiation stage to managing resources, risk, and communication.

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Recommended for those seeking project manager roles in the energy sector.

Twelve distinct topic areas will be addressed, each delivered through a combination of online synchronous sessions, readings, and activities using Microsoft Project (Office 365) to complete a series of scheduling activities.

Topic areas covered include:
  • Common Energy PM processes
  • MS Project, and related Project tools for the industry
  • Project integration and scope definition
  • Costing and Time estimation strategies
  • Quality and Human Resource management
  • Communication and Risk Management
  • Procurement and delivery methodologies
Technical requirements
  • Word processor (e.g. Microsoft Word)
  • Zoom
Recommended prerequisite courses
  • Core Project Management Skills for Energy Professionals
Recommended prerequisite skills
  • Basic knowledge of project management terminology and functions
Energy Project Management Fundamentals