Fundamentals of Project Management

Acquire the the fundamental skills, techniques, and methods necessary to plan and lead a complex project to successful completion.

Project Management Training Tailored for Leaders of Lean Six Sigma Project Teams

Successful Lean Six Sigma transformations require more than specialized tools and practices. A strategically deployed set of projects needs robust and thorough project management. Operational excellence project managers must display a dynamic mix of short and long-range planning skills, people skills, and the ability to act on lessons learned.

MoreSteam's Fundamentals of Project Management course offers the tools and best practices designed to create and nurture these leaders. This 16-hour course moves in order through key project steps, emphasizing creating and maintaining systems that lead to successful Lean Six Sigma projects. This course aligns with the Project Management Institute's (PMI) Project Management Body of Knowledge (MBOK®) and counts toward 16 PDUs for PMI recertification.

Quick Facts

Course Type
Time to Complete
16 hours

Fundamentals of Project Management Curriculum


2 Hrs

  1. What Is A Project?
  1. What Is Project Management?
  1. Organizing for Effective Project Management
  1. What Makes a Good Project Manager?


4 Hrs

  1. Project Selection
  1. Project Charter
  1. Project Tollgate Review
  1. Checkpoint Review - Project Initiation


2 Hrs

  1. Project Scope Statement
  1. Project Schedule
  1. Project Staffing Plan
  1. Project Budget
  1. Project Quality Plan


5 Hrs

  1. Project Kickoff
  1. Stakeholder Analysis - RACI Matrix
  1. The Key to Successful Project Execution
  1. Leadership Characteristics
  1. Leading Teams
  1. Developing an Effective Team


3 Hrs

  1. Project Risk Assessment
  1. Project Review Meeting
  1. Project Red Flag Meeting
  1. Project Change Control


2 Hrs

  1. Best Practices and Lessons Learned
  1. Project Closeout
  1. Checkpoint Review - Project Closing

Included in this Course

Lesson audio, blackboard videos, formula walk-throughs, interactive exercises, and industry case studies
Select courses include a subscription to EngineRoom® Data Analysis Software or are compatible with Minitab or JMP
Course tools to track your progress, highlight the material, take notes, and bookmark lessons for review
English courses include audio narration to support multiple learning styles
Course customizations based on industry for a personalized learning experience
Lessons developed by industry leaders with 20+ years of experience delivering Lean Six Sigma training

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What's Included

  1. 16 hours of training with the flexibility to choose between reading or listening
  1. Content aligned with PMBOK® and can be submitted to PMI for 16 PDUs
  1. Critical questions to consider at each phase in the project management process
  1. Assistance from instructors regarding content-related inquiries
  1. Industry-focused options: manufacturing, healthcare, finance, and service sectors.
  1. Customization options available for an additional cost
  1. An in-application feature for taking notes and highlighting the material

I found this course to be easy to navigate through with the right level of content. I would highly recommend it to others.

Bernard C.

Mylan Pharmaceuticals

It was very informative and easy to follow.

Nikolas E.


This is one of the best online courses I've attended.

Pushpa N.

Fidelity OES

The MoreSteam Lean Methods Accelerator course is a practical way for busy professionals to extend their skills through knowledge of Lean concepts and techniques.

Jeff K.

Infosys Consulting

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