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This section of the PMKI focuses on the core project and program management skills needed to support the efficient delivery of the objectives of the project or program. Subjects within this section are organised to align with chapters in the PMBOKĀ® Guide, and are aligned with the PMP and CAPM exam requirements (for an in-depth study of selected tools and techniques see PMKI Section 3).

Section Contents:

  • Project Initiation [PMKI-PBK-005]
    This subject covers the work undertaken to develop the concept of a project or program to the point where it can be formally initiated and the project charter approved.
    • Topics still to be added including the Project Charter
       
  • Integration Management [PMKI-PBK-010]
    This subject covers the work undertaken by the project/program manager to manage the planning, execution, monitoring and control of work of a project or program in a coordinated way from initiation to closure.
    • Topics still to be added
       
  • Scope Management [PMKI-PBK-015]
    This subject covers the work required to ensure the project/program includes all of the work needed, and only the work needed, to achieve its objectives and that the work is successfully delivered to the client.
    • Topics still to be added
       
  • Schedule Management [PMKI-PBK-020]
    This subject covers the work required to plan, estimate, manage and control the timely completion of the project and any intermediate stages.
    • Topics still to be added
       
  • Cost Management [PMKI-PBK-025]
    This subject covers the processes involved in planning, estimating, budgeting, financing, funding, managing and controlling costs so the project can be completed within the approved budget.
    • Topics still to be added
  • Quality Management [PMKI-PBK-030]
    This subject focuses on the processes needed to ensure the project / programs meets stakeholder requirements.
    • Topics still to be added
       
  • Resource Management [PMKI-PBK-035]
    This subject focuses the processes needed to identify, acquire and manage the resources needed to accomplish the work of the project /program.
    • Topics still to be added
       
  • Communication Management [PMKI-PBK-040]
    This subject covers the processes needed to plan, collect, create, distribute, store, and ultimately archive or dispose of project information in a timely and appropriate manner.
    • Topics still to be added
       
  • Risk Management [PMKI-PBK-045]
    This subject covers the processes involved in the identification and management of risk within a project or program to achieve and maintain a risk profile acceptable to the key stakeholders.
    • Topics still to be added
       
  • Procurement Management [PMKI-PBK-050]
    This subject covers the processes involved in acquiring goods and services from outside of the performing organisations.
    • Topics still to be added
       
  • Stakeholder management [PMKI-PBK-055]
    This subject covers the processes involved in the identification and engagement of stakeholders from the perspective of a project or program to achieve a successful outcome.
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