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Plan and Acquire Resources (PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition)


Overview/Description
Target Audience
Prerequisites
Expected Duration
Lesson Objectives
Course Number
Expertise Level



Overview/Description
This course covers the Plan Resource Management, Estimate Activity Resources, and Acquire Resources project management processes. This course will assist learners in preparing for the PMI® PMP® certification exam. PMBOK, PMI, PMP, CAPM are registered trademarks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

Target Audience
Existing project managers pursuing certification in recognition of their skills and experience; individuals training to become accredited project managers

Prerequisites
None

Expected Duration (hours)
1.5

Lesson Objectives

Plan and Acquire Resources (PMBOK® Guide Sixth Edition)

  • recognize the role of the project manager in project resource management activities
  • recognize examples of inputs to the Plan Resource Management process
  • identify the tools and techniques of the Plan Resource Management process
  • recognize the components of a RACI chart
  • recognize examples of information that should be included in the roles and responsibilities section of a resource management plan
  • identify the purpose of the Estimate Activity Resources process
  • recognize examples of the inputs to Estimate Activity Resources process
  • identify the tools and techniques you use for estimating activity resources
  • recognize the principles of using the bottom-up estimating technique
  • recognize the outputs of the Estimate Activity Resources process
  • describe a resource breakdown structure, given a scenario
  • recognize the inputs to the Acquire Resources process
  • identify the tools and techniques you use to acquire resources for a project
  • sequence the steps for using negotiation to acquire project resources
  • identify the outputs of the Acquire Resources process
  • demonstrate your understanding of the Plan Resource Management, Estimate Activity Resources, and Acquire Resources processes
  • Course Number:
    apj_22_a01_bs_enus

    Expertise Level
    Intermediate

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