Professional Development & Continuing Education Programs

Project Management Fundamentals

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Project Management Fundamentals

Class Dates: September 10-12, 2019
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. daily
Location: Harrisburg Campus - Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, 326 Market Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101
Cost: $695.00  (includes light breakfast, lunch, course materials)
Sessions/Units: 3 sessions, 3-day course
Eligible for 24 PDU's upon completion of the course

Course Description:

This three-day course emphasizes the project processes and knowledge areas, terms, tools and formulas as well as to extend the knowledge base into soft skills such as communication, conflict management, team development, and leadership.  Agile framework and methodologies such as Scrum will also be covered during sessions.


Course Learning Objectives:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of key leadership skills, traits and approaches
  • Identify and implement conflict resolution strategies
  • Demonstrate knowledge of project best practices and processes
  • Demonstrate knowledge of project tools and procedures for the implementation of formal project management methodologies
  • Demonstrate knowledge of communication management approaches, team development, and motivational theories
  • Demonstrate knowledge of agile framework, including scrum methodology


Learning Methods:

Lecture and Discussion, Case Studies, Exercises, Discovery

Training Agenda

Day 1


September 10, 2019

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Overview - Knowledge and Processes 1


Break - 15 minutes

Scope Planning

Lunch - 1 hour

Activity Sequencing

Resource Planning 1

Break - 15 minutes

Activity Duration

Day 2


September 11, 2019

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Risk Planning

Break - 15 minutes


Scheduling Tools

Lunch - 1 hour

Cost Planning

Project Plans

Break - 15 minutes

Project Execution

Day 3


September 12, 2019

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Project Control

Break - 15 minutes

Project Closing

Lunch - 1 hour

Agile Scrum Fundamentals

Break - 15 minutes

Leadership and Emotional Intelligence

Establishing a Project Management Capability

Case Studies


Cancellation and Refunds:

Harrisburg University reserves the right to cancel or reschedule courses/events at its discretion. Should a program or event be cancelled by the University, a full refund will be issued.

If you need to cancel your registration and would like a refund, please email Please attach the confirmation email that you received at time of registration.

A refund of 100% will be issued within 7 business days of your registration date.
A refund of 50% will be issued up until 8 days prior to the start of the course/event.
No refunds will be issued for cancellations 7 or less days prior to the start of the course/event.

Harrisburg University of Science and Technology EIN/TIN # 25-1900793




September 10th, 2019 8:00 PM   through   September 12th, 2019 5:00 PM
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology
326 Market Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101
United States
Phone: 717-901-5190
Tuition Fee $ 695.00