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Staffing firm hosting project management seminar
A local staffing firm is hosting a two-day workshop on project management.
Express Employment Professionals of Grand Rapids is hosting a project management training 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Feb. 6-7 on the mechanics of effective project management, as well as how to get people on board and achieve successful results.
The seminar will be held at Express’ training center, at 1760 44th St. SW in Wyoming.
“Participants can expect to be fully engaged while learning and applying a step-by-step approach to help reduce the risk and uncertainty associated with project completion,” according to Express. “This training is designed for people who contribute to projects, currently lead projects or are looking to grow into a project management role.”
The course is marketed as “ideal for those who are looking to learn the fundamentals of project management or experienced project managers that are looking for a refresher on the core concepts.”
The seminar curriculum is based on the Project Management Institute’s standards and knowledge areas.
Those who attend the course are eligible for 16 PDUs (professional development units) to apply toward continuing certification requirements, or the course can be applied as 16 hours of project management education toward PMP or CAPM certifications.
Tickets, $695 including breakfast and lunch both days, are available by registering online.