|Description:||This certificate program will prepare professionals with technical backgrounds such as engineers, information technology professionals, scientists, environmentalists, and other technical professionals to become employed in middle-level management (MLM) positions in the field of project management. Participants will gain knowledge and skills in estimating, scheduling, risk analysis, quality assurance, leadership, problem-solving, and Canadian workplace culture and communication.
Certificate graduates will increase opportunities for career advancement or employability by acquiring a level of knowledge and expertise that will permit them to move into project management roles. This certificate will help prepare students to write the Project Management Professional (PMP)® examination offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI). Certificate graduates will be eligible to continue on to the Certificate in Project Management and/or the Certificate in Program and Portfolio Management, both offered by The Chang School.