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Preventing Project Failure

  • Course Code GK2961
  • Duration 1 day

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Course Delivery

This course is available in the following formats:

  • Company Event

    Event at company

  • Public Classroom

    Traditional Classroom Learning

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Course Overview


The best way to manage a crisis is to avoid it altogether.It's a fact of business that every project will run into problems sooner or later. You can learn to stop those problems from escalating into full-blown crisis with a few simple tools. This short course will teach you how to be more proactive as a project manager by consistently monitoring project status, recognizing a potential problem, and getting it under control before it becomes a crisis. You'll also learn how to create a corrective action plan that gets your project back on track.

This virtual short course, specifically designed to give you a quick convenient way to renew and refresh your project management skills, maintain your Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification, and earn PDUs on your own time, at your own pace.

Virtual short courses do not include materials or headsets.


PMP is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

Course Schedule


Target Audience


PMP-certified project managers, IT project managers, project coordinators, project analysts, project leaders, senior project managers, team leaders, product managers, program managers, project sponsors, and project team members who want to continue to develop their skills and renew their PMP certification.

Course Objectives

  • Identify project problems
  • Categories of problems
  • Planning corrective action

Course Content

  • 1. Problem Identification Techniques
  • 2. Problem Types
  • Budget
  • Schedule
  • Customer expectations
  • Quality or testing
  • Suppliers
  • Technology
  • Personnel
  • 3. Planning Your Corrective Action

Course Prerequisites

  • There are no prerequisites for this course.

Follow on Courses

  • IT Risk Management
  • Program Management
  • Requirements Development, Documentation, and Management