PMP: 01-Project Management Overview


Online - Self Directed
2 Hours
3 Sessions


  1. Upon completion of this course, students will have an overview of what a project is and the parts that go together to create a project.
  2. You will also learn the project management life cycle and who PMI is and what your PMBOK guide (5th edition) is and how it is used.
  3. When completed, this course will help you understand the foundations of planning and executing a project.


In LearnSmart's Project Management Overview Video Training, you'll learn about such noteworthy individuals as Kaoru Ishikawa, William Edwards Deming, Joseph Juran and Vilifredo Pareto -- pioneers of practices that led to the principles and processes of modern-day project management.

The course details how time, manufacturing, world events and education helped shape today's processes of project management.

Further, you will see how the practice of project management contributes to the development of products, goods and services.


Instructor: LearnSmart

LearnSmart has served the learning community with high-quality professional skills and IT certification training since 1997. In that time, the company has helped thousands earn career-related certifications from respected vendors, such as Project Management Institute (PMI), Cisco, Microsoft, CompTIA, Oracle, and EC-Council. LearnSmart offers over 1,000 courses covering IT, project management, administrative, HR, and workplace safety topics. With a rapidly growing clientele of individuals and corporations, LearnSmart serves a broad range of Fortune 500 companies to universities, as well as gov... More information on this instructor.


  • No prerequisites for this course.
  • A computer with internet.


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