Effective Communication Bergen

Effective Communication Bergen

According to project management experts, approximately 75-90 percent of a project manager’s time is spent formally or informally communicating with clients, staff, peers, and other stakeholders. Therefore, managers need to communicate efficiently and effectively. Effective communication, for example, is defined as “delivering the right message to the right audience at the right time,” which are skills that can be learned with training and practice. This 2-day workshop is intended for people who want to improve their communication skills, both verbal and written, to provide effective leadership to their teams, discern which communication channels best fit their project needs, and provide the appropriate communication to all stakeholders, especially the key ones. Course Overview We design our workshops to fit our clients’ needs and objectives. Therefore, our workshops include hands-on exercises and sufficient…
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ISO 9000 Family – Quality Management Bergen

ISO 9000 Family – Quality Management Bergen

This 4-day course covers the ISO 9000 Series, which encompasses the development of a quality management system, implementation of the quality management system, and the guidelines for enhancing an organizations’ ability to achieve and maintain sustained success. The quality management system is typically contained in the quality management plan, which will lay out a roadmap for achieving quality objectives, develop quality checklists, create a quality training program for staff, and, of particular interest, develop the audit processes, which include proper documentation, organizing the audit material, and preparing for the actual audit as either the auditor and the audited. Course Overview We design our ISO 9000 workshops to fit our clients’ needs and objectives. Therefore, our workshops include hands-on exercises and real-world case studies similar to what the client encounters regularly.…
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ISO/IEC 27001 Information Security Management Bergen

ISO/IEC 27001 Information Security Management Bergen

This 3-day course covers the methodology provided in this standard, as well as the trainer’s experience in the field of preparing a Security Management System (SMS), which is critical for any company in order to protect client and staff data, intellectual property, and other sensitive information. Additionally, this standard, when properly applied and incorporated into a security management plan, will satisfy the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which is an essential part of any company working with and within the EU. Course Overview We design our ISO 27001 workshops to fit our clients’ needs and objectives. Therefore, our workshops include hands-on exercises and real-world case studies similar to what is in their communities. Additionally, our instructors are trained and certified in data protection and security management. Furthermore, we also…
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PMI-ACP Exam Preparation Course Bergen

PMI-ACP Exam Preparation Course Bergen

This 3-day course satisfies the 21 contact hours requirement established by the Project Management Institute (PMI) in order to apply to take the PMI-Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® exam. Additionally, PM Workshops (PMW) incorporates both the theoretical, as well as practical, sides of Agile into all our trainings. To that end, all our workshops include study materials, exercises, and real-world case studies. Course Overview In this course, we cover the “Agile” approach to project management, which is intended for relatively small projects that require flexibility throughout the development path, effective and quick change management, and the ability for the team to adapt to any situation that arises during the project lifecycle. The course also includes training in various agile methodologies, including Lean, Scrum, and Kanban, as well as the following areas:…
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Quality Management Bergen

Quality Management Bergen

Providing high-quality services and deliverables is one of the critical factors that can distinguish you and your business from the competition. That said, effective quality management is often overlooked or minimized for the sake of meeting schedule and budgetary constraints, even though it has been proven that the cost of poor quality can far outweigh cost overruns and penalties for missed deadlines. This is because re-work, liabilities, and loss of business are detrimental to any company in the short and long-term. Course Overview We designed this 2-day workshop to fit our clients’ needs and objectives. Therefore, our course work includes hands-on exercises and real-world case studies similar to what the client encounters regularly. Additionally, we provide follow-up consulting for up to 60 days after the participants have finished the workshop.…
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Risk Management Workshop Bergen

Risk Management Workshop Bergen

We cover the fundamentals of risk management in a productive and interactive environment. Attendees will identify, classify, and manage risks systematically for the duration of a project to control the probability and mitigate the impact of an adverse risk event. At the same time, we identify and evaluate positive risks, also known as opportunities, as part of risk management. Additionally, our risk management training courses provide you with the skills and knowledge to implement an effective risk management system based on PMI standards, as well as ISO 31000 guidelines. Course Overview This 2-day workshop will show managers and leaders how to create mitigation plans for anticipated risks, as well as develop and implement and a plan to deal with the unexpected. Attendees will learn about the theory and practice of…
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Change Management Bergen

Change Management Bergen

Change Management: Preparing, equipping, and supporting individuals to adopt a change to drive organizational success and outcomes successfully. This 2-day course offers a hands-on environment for Program and Project Managers to further their professional development in Change Management. Change management is one of the main concerns for all types of businesses today. And not because change is seen as something complicated, which it sometimes is, but because so much change in project work occurs unchecked and unauthorized, which leads to cost overruns, schedule delays and, in some cases, claims which can be costly and affect client-consultant relationships. Prerequisites Have an understanding of the basics of general project management.  Target Attendees Project managers Assistant Project Managers Project Coordinators Change managers Contract managers Risk managers  Learning Outcomes After successful completion of this…
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Leadership Development Bergen

Leadership Development Bergen

Leadership Development Steve Jobs once said, “Leadership is about inspiring people to do things they never thought they could.” This 2-day workshop is intended to enhance participants’ leadership skills through a hands-on approach to the fundamentals of active management, regardless of whether you deal with team members, peers, supervisors, and other stakeholders. It is intended to build both hard practical skills, as well as soft ones, with a focus on improving leadership capabilities, self-assessing leadership styles. We will also cover how to apply these skills to generate a positive impact, enhance emotional intelligence, and develop the managerial skills required to encourage stakeholder engagement. Course Overview We design our workshops to fit our clients’ needs and objectives. Therefore, our seminars include hands-on exercises and sufficient practice to gain leadership skills and accompanying self-confidence…
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PMP Exam Preparation Bergen

PMP Exam Preparation Bergen

This 4-day workshop satisfies the 35 contact hours required by the Project Management Institute (PMI) to apply for the exam. The course is based on the Project Management Book of Knowledge (PMBOK) 6th edition. Still, our trainers use real-world experience, as well as customized case studies, to understand the material better. In other words, we incorporate both the theoretical, as well as practical, sides of project management into all our trainings. To that end, all our workshops include study materials required to learn and understand the 49 processes, inputs-tools & techniques-outputs (ITTO), process groups, and knowledge areas. Outline Introduction to PMI and PMP Project Management Guidelines PMP certification – internationally recognized Project Management Framework Project Management Office Organizational Structure Role of the Project Manager Soft and Hard skills Leadership Building…
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Project Management Foundations Bergen

Project Management Foundations Bergen

This 3-day workshop is intended for people who want to learn the fundamentals of project management, while not necessarily seeking to be certified as such. The classroom content will focus firstly on how to develop the project description (scope), as well as the associated budget and schedule. Additionally, other critical management tasks shall be included, such as dealing with changes, addressing risks, determining the quality objectives and how to reach them, as well as how to deal with risks and stakeholder management. Prerequisites None.  Target Attendees The course is ideal for those operating in the project domain where the integration of different technical inputs is vital, and project administrators wanting to update their knowledge of current project management principles. New or potential project managers Project Managers who want to refine…
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