1 Schulich Cetres of Excellece Project Maagemet Fid out more at a upcomig iformatio sessio. See YOUR Next Steps iside. The Masters Certificate i Project Maagemet HALIFAX The most popular project maagemet program i Caada... Now graduatig over 1,000 participats per year. Fall 2014 ad Sprig 2015 Program Dates 18 days over 4 moths i coveiet modules October 15, February 21, 2015 Friday/Saturday Schedule February 19 - Jue 19, 2015 Weekday Schedule What Past Participats Say: As someoe who is brad ew to the field, I thought the program was absolutely pheomeal. I was able to iteract with people from all over the coutry, specializig i various fields. The program provided me the opportuity to etwork ad get really iterested i my career because I could look ahead to all of the amazig possibilities i PM. I look forward to writig the exam ad gettig my desigatio soo! A. MacPherso, Caadia Museum of Immigratio at Pier 21, Halifax Regardless of oe s persoal experiece, there is always beefit to lear from the challeges that others have faced ad how they dealt with them. The class had a diverse ad well-rouded represetatio of studets from idustry & govermet orgaizatios that lead to may highly iterestig ad lively discussios. I foud this of great beefit. A. Lazoreko, Departmet of Natioal Defece, Halifax Preview & Register Olie Preseted by i associatio with
2 9 Learig Modules 18 days over 4 moths The Masters Certificate i Project Maagemet UPCOMING halifax PROGRAM DATES Fall 2014 Sessio: October 15, February 21, 2015 Friday/Saturday Schedule Sprig 2015 Sessio: February 19, Jue 19, 2015 Weekday Schedule If you are serious about your Project Maagemet career opportuities, The Masters Certificate i Project Maagemet is the place to start. Why have more tha 9000 leaders chose The Masters Certificate i Project Maagemet? Graduates of our coveietly scheduled 9-module course ot oly receive their Masters Certificate i Project Maagemet, but our course framework is fouded upo The Project Maagemet Istitute s (PMI ) A Guide to the Project Maagemet Body of Kowledge (PMBOK Guide). After completig your Masters Certificate i just four moths of part-time study, you will be fully prepared to write the Project Maagemet Professioal (PMP ) fial exam (please refer to PMI.org for complete applicatio requiremets). With both certificates, your career potetial i the Project Maagemet commuity kows o boudaries! THE BEST PART The Masters Certificate format appreciates the severe time limitatios of today s corporate employees ad ecourages active learig. The program rus i two or three day modules every secod week. It also gives you the chace to apply the teachig i your real life project eviromet. Receive Caada s most respected project maagemet certificate through our etwork of uiversity parters across Caada: HALIFAX: Sait Mary s Uiversity epd.smu.ca TORONTO, Calgary & Edmoto: Schulich School of Busiess, York Uiversity OTTAWA: Sprott School of Busiess, Carleto Uiversity sprott.carleto.ca/ppd MONTREAL ad QUEBEC CITY: Uiversité Laval HALIFAX Program DATES Fall 2014 Sprig 2015 (18 days over 4 moths) (Fri./Sat.) (Weekday) Module 1 > 1 day Program Itroductio Oct. 15, 2014 Feb. 19, 2015 Module 2 > 3 days Project Plaig ad Cotrol Oct. 30-Nov. 1 Mar 4-6 Module 3 > 2 days Leadership, Commuicatio ad Stakeholder Maagemet Nov Mar Module 4 > 2 days Project Quality Maagemet Nov Apr. 1-2 ST. JOHN S: Memorial Uiversity of Newfoudlad Fredericto: Uiversity of New Bruswick cel.ub.ca/profdev SASKATOON ad REGINA: Uiversity of Saskatchewa VANCOUVER ad VICTORIA: Uiversity of Victoria Module 5 > 2 days Effective Project Cost Maagemet Dec Apr Module 6 > 2 days Procuremet & Cotractig Maagemet Ja. 9-10, 2015 Apr. 30-May 1 WINNIPEG: The Uiversity of Wiipeg pace.uwiipegcourses.ca Professioal, Applied ad C o t i u i g E d u c a t i o Module 7 > 2 days Assessig & Maagig Project Risk Ja May Module 8 > 2 days Fillig i the Gaps ad Fial Exam Feb. 6-7 Ju. 4-5 Module 9 > 2 days Project Simulatio Feb Ju IN-COMPANY TRAINING: Please ote that ay of The Masters Certificate i Project Maagemet modules ca be delivered i-compay for groups. For more iformatio, call Sait Mary s Uiversity, Executive ad Professioal Developmet at or visit epd.smu.ca.
3 MESSAGE FROM THE PROGRAM DIRECTOR Project maagers always strive for optimum results. So, i developig The Masters Certificate i Project Maagemet, we set out to produce the best results possible: skillful, strategic leaders who ca cosistetly guide a project to success. We built our curriculum aroud A Guide to the Project Maagemet Body of Kowledge, developed by the Project Maagemet Istitute (PMI). Today, The Masters Certificate i Project Maagemet is the udisputed idustry stadard for achievig seior-level careers i project maagemet. PROGRAM MODULE DESCRIPTIONS MODULE 1 Duratio: 1 day Program Itroductio Review course deliverables, expert istructors ad teachig modules Program itroductio ad review of objectives Overview of the kowledge areas of project maagemet as defied by the Project Maagemet Istitute ad others Itroductio to the project simulatio/case study to be used throughout the program* Delivery of tools ad techology to be used throughout the program Discussio ad exercise aroud team leadership ad effectiveess I ivite you to erol i The Masters Certificate i Project Maagemet ad joi more tha 9,000 project professioals across North America who have completed this career-ehacig program. The results will, most defiitely, exceed your expectatios. David Barrett, Natioal Program Director The Masters Certificate i Project Maagemet, Schulich Executive Educatio Cetre Schulich School of Busiess, York Uiversity MODULE 2 Duratio: 3 days Project Plaig ad Cotrol A complete foudatio i successful plaig ad implemetatio How to form a project team, scope projects ad maage withi a Matrix Eviromet Developig detailed ad high-level PM plas Creatig activity-based etwork diagrams ad workig with the critical path Itroductio to Eared Value Maagemet Meetig stakeholder requiremets with various cotrol strategies MODULE 3 Duratio: 2 days Who regularly atteds this program? The Masters Certificate i Project Maagemet is ideal for: Project Maagers from ay idustry, with at least oe year experiece, who wish to move up to a higher level i their field Mid ad seior-level maagers who have completed a itroductory project maagemet program i recet years, ad must ow lead more complex projects Ayoe who does NOT have their PMP desigatio from PMI ad who wishes to cosolidate ad certify their project maagemet traiig for career success Leadership, Commuicatio ad Stakeholder Maagemet Improvig your project effectiveess i HR, Commuicatios ad Stakeholder Maagemet Commuicatig with Project Stakeholders meaigfully ad effectively while supportig the success of the project Choosig, developig, maagig ad orgaizig your project team Idetifyig all stakeholders ad maagig their egagemet Buildig commuicatio plas ad usig templates Explorig strategies for challegig commuicatio eviromets such as orgaizatioal chage, diversity, ad virtual teams PMI, PMBOK, PMP, ad PMI Registered Educatio Provider logo are registered marks of the Project Maagemet Istitute, Ic. The Schulich Executive Educatio Cetre is a PMI Registered Educatio Provider (R.E.P.), as desigated by the Project Maagemet Istitute (PMI). For more iformatio o PMI, visit This course is accredited by the Caadia Costructio Associatio offerig 18 Gold Seal credits towards Gold Seal Certificatio.
4 MODULE 4 Duratio: 2 days MODULE 8 Duratio: 2 days Project Quality Maagemet Lear how to build quality measures ito every project Quality: Defied ad measured The basic process for achievig quality How prevetive quality actio reduces project cost dramatically Reducig total cost of quality through problem-solvig Overcomig obstacles to frot-ed plaig ad achievig results MODULE 5 Duratio: 2 days Effective Project Cost Maagemet Maage your projects through the les of cost miimizatio Cost estimatig: Micro versus macro Resource plaig, budgetig ad cost cotrol Eared value cocepts Fixed, variable ad uit costs Status reportig Fillig i the Gaps ad Fial Exam Review of key cocepts ad testig areas for the fial exam ad write the fial exam Review of complex issues i scope, time, cost, quality, huma resource, commuicatios ad risk maagemet Review all areas covered i the program to date The PMBOK Guide as a complete uit Fial exam spaig all program material (marks to be haded out the same day) Preparig for the PMP certificatio examiatio Review questio styles to improve your chaces of success MODULE 9 Duratio: 2 days Project Simulatio I Project Simulatio, all participats will apply their learig to propose, pla, execute ad deliver a full-scale realistic project i teams. MODULE 6 Duratio: 2 days Procuremet ad Cotractig Maagemet Successfully maage key vedors ad parters Procuremet ad solicitatio plaig * Participats will receive a short assigmet after each class. Each of these assigmets will be used to tie the whole program together ad serve as the backgroud work for project simulatio i the last module. Solicitatio ad egotiatio priciples Source selectio Cotract close-out ad cotract law Fid Out More at a Upcomig Iformatio Sessio! MODULE 7 Duratio: 2 days Assessig ad Maagig Project Risk Approaches to evaluatig project ucertaities ad risks Project risk maagemet framework Risk maagemet i project plaig ad executio Quatitative ad team facilitatio techiques to idetify risks ad resposes Utilizig decisio trees ad expected moetary value Applyig techiques such as Delphi method ad Mote Carlo simulatio Joi us for a free 1-hour olie iformatio sessio 1:00 pm-2:00 pm EST/EDT. Choose from oe of these days: 15th of each moth or ext busiess day all year Joi us for a free 1-hour olie iformatio sessio Simultaeous 2:00 pm-3:00 website/telephoe pm AST/ADT. Sessios sessio. are preseted: Oce you register, you will be set your logi details. RSVP olie at: 15th of each moth or ext busiess day all year Simultaeous website/telephoe sessio. Oce you register, you will be set your logi details. RSVP olie at: Register olie today at epd.smu.ca
5 Top 5 Reasos Maagers Choose Our Masters Certificate: Coveiet class modules applicable to every project every day: The approach to the program was great. Two full days to lear, discuss, ad immerse yourself ito each topic. I feel the priciples preseted are ow igraied. I will recommed the course without a doubt. - G. Doepker, Iteratioal Road Dyamics Ic., Saskatoo Study all ie Project Maagemet Body of Kowledge (PMBOK ) areas to build your total skill-set: Packig all the essetial cotet of the PMBOK i such a maer was fatastic ad allowed me to create processes ad templates that were very useful i my daily activities. - S. Agel, CaseWare IDEA, Ottawa Team-taught by real-world project istructors: The teachig methods of istructors were the best very thorough ad well preseted for ease of uderstadig. Nothig but positive thigs about how the program was orgaized ad preseted. - Michael Parker, Jaco Costructio Ltd, Toroto Great etworkig ad sharig of experieces to reiforce your learig: Gettig to kow other leaders ad workig with them through the various project modules was very rewardig. May lastig friedships are forged. - Jaso Agel, SNC Lavali Ic., Halifax Desiged to advace your career growth opportuities: I am seeig first-had results with o-the-job project applicatio ad also with job searches withi the PM area. - B. Ross, CA3 Solutios Ic., Toroto Take the first step towards a Masters Certificate today: To Register Visit epd.smu.ca (or see Coveiet Registratio Optios o back of this brochure). To Ask a Questio About the Program Cotact Sait Mary s Uiversity, Executive ad Professioal Developmet at Tel: , or Joi us for a free 1-hour olie iformatio sessio, 15th of each moth or ext busiess day. RSVP olie at: For Further Program-Related Iformatio Visit the program website at: watch a video message from the Natioal Program Director read complete module details see what past participats have to say review the istructors ad their areas of expertise see the list of participatig orgaizatios Cosolidate ad Certify
6 Registratio Details i associatio with CONVENIENT Registratio OPTIONS olie REGISTRATION epd.smu.ca Dowload ad prit a Registratio Form from epd.smu.ca for fax or mail-i registratio optio FAX REGISTRATION Fax to or toll free MAIL REGISTRATION Mail your dowloaded Registratio Form to Executive & Professioal Developmet Sait Mary s Uiversity 1800 Argyle Street, Suite 801 Halifax NS B3J 3N8 Program Dates & Locatio Fall 2014 Program: October 15, February 21, 2015 Friday/Saturday Schedule Sprig 2015 Program: February 19 - Jue 19, 2015 Weekday Schedule Sait Mary s Uiversity, Sobey Buildig, 4th Floor, 903 Robie Street, Halifax, NS B3H 3C3 Uless otherwise aouced, all modules of The Masters Certificate i Project Maagemet commece at 8:30 a.m. ad ed at 5:00 p.m. The Masters Certificate i Project Maagemet HALIFAX The most popular project maagemet program i Caada... Now graduatig over 1,000 participats per year. To register for a upcomig program, see our Coveiet Registratio Optios at left. For further program-related iformatio, visit FRAMED Certificate of Program Completio You will receive a framed Certificate of Completio. Participats must atted all days of all program modules i order to receive the certificate. Program Fee $7,686 CDN 18 days Program fee icludes full 9-module program tuitio, all teachig materials, luches ad refreshmets Sait Mary s Uiversity s liability is limited to reimbursemet of paid tuitio fee. Full program fee is payable prior to start of program. Deposits, Cacellatios, Replacemets ad Trasfers IMPORTANT: A deposit of $854 is required to secure your place i the program. Please iclude your credit card iformatio o faxed or olie registratios, or mail a cheque alog with your completed program registratio. If you are uable to atted the program you may trasfer to the ext sessio, subject to the 21-day writte otificatio requiremet or your orgaizatio may ame a qualified replacemet cadidate. Oly oe module trasfer to aother sessio will be permitted (subject to space availability) without pealty. Each subsequet trasfer request has a $200 admiistratio fee. A full refud will be issued for writte cacellatios received a miimum of 21 days before the program start date. Writte cacellatios received after this date will icur a admiistratio charge of $854. No-attedace or withdrawal after program start date will icur a full program fee. Modules, speakers, topics, dates, fees, locatios ad applicable taxes are subject to chage. Mailroom: Please forward to Huma Resources if employee has moved.
7 The Masters Certificate i Project Maagemet PARTICIPATING ORGANIZATIONS (Partial List) Joi our growig list of participatig orgaizatios i The Masters Certificate i Project Maagemet program: PROGRAM DIRECTOR program faculty David Barrett Natioal Program Director, The Masters Certificate i Project Maagemet, Schulich Executive Educatio Cetre, Schulich School of Busiess, York Uiversity Christie Beaulieu, MBA, PMP Gestio Christie Beaulieu Ic. Clémet Beaumot, MBA, PMP EGPL Ic. Douglas B. Boebiger, PMP Itegrated Process Developers, Ic. Robert Broadbet, MBA, PMP Atocrates Project Scieces Michel Cambro, PMP PMC - Project Maagemet Cetre Gladys Carroll, PMP Leadership Advatage Corp. Dale Christeso, DPM, CMC, PMP Project Maagemet Cetre of Excellece Ic. Chip Clark, M.Ed PATHFINDER Maagemet Group Ltd. Beoit De Grâce, PMP PMC - Project Maagemet Cetre Ariel Deluy, PMP Makay Group Ic. Roxae Fast, CMA, PMP Willow Bridge (Alberta) Ic. Celie Goodie, BA, MCA, PMP Goodie Hellberg Cosultat Services Julie Grabb, B. Math, PMP J.A.G. Associates Jeff Hery, MBA, PMP Siora Iteratioal Research & Cosultig Ic. Gilles Lalode, PMP Qualitum Gestio-coseil Douglas D. Lad Lobstick Project Solutios Ic. Bud Lush, PMP Atocrates Project Scieces Joh McIlroy, MBA Jim Ouellette, MPM, PMP Atocrates Project Scieces Kathry Pottruff, PMP Pottruff Cosultig Ic. Tory Salisbury, PMP PMC - Project Maagemet Cetre Ala Williams, PMP AJW Project Maagemet ad Cosultig Ic. Register olie today at epd.smu.ca Advaced Micro Devices Aego Caada Aliat Telecom AMA Ic. America Express AT & T Caada Atlatic Lottery Corp Atlatic Pilotage Authority Bak of Motreal BC Miistry of Trasportatio Bell Caada Bejami Moore Biovail Pharmaceuticals Caada Blockbuster Caada Brewers Retail Ic. Bridge Iformatio Systems Budget Car Retals Busiess Data Services Ltd. Campbell Soup Compay Ltd. Caada Customs & Reveue Agecy Caada Post Caadia Blood Services Caadia Coast Guard Caadia Tire Carlto Cards Ltd. CBC CGI CIBC City of St. Joh s City of Toroto City of Wiipeg Clearwater Fie Foods CSA Iteratioal Compaq Dalhousie Uiversity Davis & Hederso Dell Departmet of Natioal Defece (DND) Dofasco Eastlik EDS Caada Electrohome Ltd. Electroic Post Office Group Ebridge Cosumers Gas Eviromet Caada Faculty of Medicie, MUN First Caadia Title Full Circle Techologies Glaxo Wellcome Greepark Homes Gree Shield Caada Govermet of Newfoudlad & Labrador Govermet of Otario Hoffma-La Roche Hostess Frito-Lay Huma Resources Developmet Caada Husky Ijectio Mouldigs Systems IBM Caada Ifrastructure Otario Imperial Life Assurace Kraft Caada Ic. Lafarge Caada Ic. Lexmark Caada Ic. Liquor Cotrol Board of Otario Loblaws Compaies Ltd Maitoba Lottery Corporatio Maulife Fiacial Maulife Reisurace
8 PARTICIPATING ORGANIZATIONS (cotiued) Maritime Forces Atlatic, CFB Halifax Miistry of Correctioal Services Miistry of Health Molso Breweries Moreau Sobeco Mother Parkers Tea & Coffee Motorola Computer Group N B Power Natioal Grocers Ltd. NCR Caada Ltd Newfoudlad & Labrador Costructio Safety Assoc. Newfoudlad & Labrador Hydro NOMERS Nova Scotia Agricultural College Nova Scotia Commuity College Nova Scotia Power Ic. NS Trasportatio ad Ifrastructure Reewal Otario Lottery Corporatio Otario Power Geeratio Otario New Home Warraty Program Otario Teacher s Pesio Pla Board PeopleSoft Pitey Bowes PPG Caada Pricewaterhouse Coopers Ic. Research i Motio Reuters Caada Rogers Telecom Royal Bak of Caada Royal Caadia Mit Royal Caadia Mouted Police SAP Caada Scheider Foods Scotiabak Sears Caada Siemes Caada Ltd. Silico Graphics Sprit Caada Ic. Su Life Fiacial Sweda Systems TD Securities TD Waterhouse Ivestmet Services Tekio Furiture Systems Telus Toroto Trasit Commissio TwiPak Ic. Westo Foods Vacouver Islad Health Authority Veritas Software Volvo Trucks Caada Wiers Wiipeg Regioal Health Authority Workplace Health & Safety Compesatio Commissio Yellow Pages Zurich Isurace WHAT PAST Participats Say As someoe who is brad ew to the field, I thought the program was absolutely pheomeal. I was able to iteract with people from all over the coutry, specializig i various fields. The program provided me the opportuity to etwork ad get really iterested i my career because I could look ahead to all the of amazig possibilities i PM. I look forward to writig the exam ad gettig my desigatio soo! Ashley MacPherso, Caadia Museum of Immigratio at Pier 21, Halifax It was excellet. I depth kowledge delivered i a timely, well orgaized, ad professioal eviromet. I have recommeded it to several people already. George Glatz, Govermet of Maitoba Regardless of oe s persoal experiece, there is always beefit to lear from the challeges that others have faced ad how they dealt with them. The class had a diverse ad well-rouded represetatio of studets from idustry & govermet orgaizatios that lead to may highly iterestig ad lively discussios. I foud this of great beefit. Adre Lazoreko, Departmet of Natioal Defece, Halifax The etire MCPM program experiece was positive. From the ethusiasm of the Program Director, to the professioalism ad reallife experieces shared by the istructors to the valuable kowledge exchaged betwee the studets it all made for a very positive experiece. Deaa Mahood, City of Ottawa Absolutely fatastic. Takig the course has resulted i my career takig a rewardig ew path i project maagemet. Doug Lad ad the rest of the istructors were fatastic. Debra ad the Uiversity of Wiipeg did a great job locally. Jeff Nordick, Federated Isurace Compay of Caada This course was fatastic! It thoroughly prepared me to write my PMP ad pass o my first attempt. It was also a woderful opportuity to etwork with other project maagemet professioals. Doa Chapma, PMP, RBC Dexia Ivestor Services The folks who ra the MCPM course were iterested i deliverig it with excellet results. The high calibre of the teachig staff, the quality of the materials ad the small ad iteractive classroom eviromets are evidece of this. I have recommeded this course to may others. Zeyad S. Merchat, CaWest MediaWorks
9 Registratio Form The Masters Certificate i Project Maagemet Program Registratio Register me immediately for the followig sessio: Fall Program: Oct. 15, Feb. 21, 2015 Friday/Saturday Schedule Sprig Program: Feb. 19, Ju. 19, 2015 Weekday Schedule Three Ways to Register: MAIL this form to Executive & Professioal Developmet, Sait Mary s Uiversity 1800 Argyle Street, Suite 801 Halifax NS B3J 3N8 Please make cheque payable to Sait Mary s Uiversity- Executive ad Professioal Developmet. FAX this registratio form to or toll free REGISTER ONLINE epd.smu.ca Name Mr. Ms. Title Compay Busiess Address City Provice Postal Code Telephoe Fax Cell Caadia citize Yes No Holdig other citizeships Yes No Applicat s Sigature Date Brief Professioal Backgroud Previous PM traiig: Noe 1 Itroductory course A few courses May Number of years of PM experiece: Type of projects you maage: IT implemetatio/software developmet Costructio/Egieerig Other (specify) Executive Recommedig Applicat Name Title Telephoe Paymet Method Visa Mastercard Amex Cheque (eclosed) Purchase Order (eclosed) Number Exp. Date Paymet optios please check: Name of Cardholder Paid i full Deposit eclosed $7,686 CDN $854 CDN Cardholder s Sigature Date Office Use