Introduction to Project Management Workshop


In collaboration with Accenture, Alberta Ecotrust is happy to offer an “Introduction to Project Management” course on Thursday, June 5th.  This course will run for a duration of four hours and will offer an overview of Project Management. The course will cover critical portions of the project management lifecycle including:

• Evaluating and Selecting a Project and Social Return on Investment (SROI)

• Creating a Project Plan

• Implementing a Project Plan

• Closing out a Project

The course will also provide various templates, tips and tricks to help project managers manage small to large projects and work collaboratively.  This course has been developed by specialists and experts from Accenture globally and is an opportunity for you to access training in class with follow up online training.

When: Thursday, June 5th, 2014. 12-5 pm.

Who: Any person working or volunteering for a nonprofit organization who would like to learn the ideas and tools associated with project management.

Where: Sun Life Plaza Conference Centre, Calgary, Alberta

Cost: $20, includes lunch and workshop.


For more information regarding the workshop, please contact Rod Ruff at 403.209.2245 or email [email protected].

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