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Project Management for Nonprofits Certification

  • Live Session
  • Certification
From $573.00
  • October 10, 2023, 2:30 pm   EST
Training Includes:
  • Project Management For Nonprofits Certification
  • All resources and training materials

Project and leadership strategist Jami Yazdani will introduce you to project management basics. You will learn actionable strategies that can help any nonprofit successfully plan and deliver projects. Your valuable certification will propel your career growth.

Benefits of Certification

  • Build strong teams with effective communication
  • Foster successful outcomes for your nonprofit
  • Demonstrate your knowledge
  • Accelerate your career
Tuesday, October 10 - Friday, October 13, 2023; 2:30 PM Eastern
4 Sessions scheduled for 60 minutes including question and answer period.

Training Overview

Ready to upskill yourself for a better title (and pay)? Earn your Project Management for Nonprofits Certification.

Excellent project managers earn promotions and raises while making themselves immune from layoffs and economic downturns. Now is the time for upskilling!

You and your nonprofit undoubtedly have ambitious goals for 2023. To achieve them, you must be a master of project management. You need to wrangle various resources, achieve ambitious schedules, and tightly manage your budget. By infusing proactive planning and intentional communication, you can improve outcomes.

An engaging series of four webinars packed with proven techniques will enable you to immediately:

  • Build strong teams with effective communication
  • Foster successful outcomes for your nonprofit
  • Demonstrate your knowledge
  • Accelerate your career

Project Management for Nonprofits Certification

Session 1: Introduction to Project Management for Nonprofits

  • Why project management?
  • Phases and considerations
  • Lifecycle
  • Domains or areas of focus
  • Planning approach for focus areas

Session 2: Stakeholders and Communications

  • Project initiation
  • Stakeholders and teams
  • Inclusion
  • Effective communication
  • Communication planning
  • Virtual considerations

Session 3: Scope, Deliverables, and Schedule

  • Scope, scope planning, and scope creep
  • Communication process
  • Deliverables and deliverables planning
  • Schedule and schedule planning
  • Project management tools
  • Integration and integrative planning

Webinar 4: Project Closing and Beyond

  • Project closing
  • Recognition and retrospective
  • Common project problems
  • Communication process
  • Beyond projects
  • In practice: scope, deliverables, schedule, shareholders, and communication

Invest in Second Chance Retake Insurance

We recommend purchasing our Second Chance Retake Insurance for $49 which allows you to take the exam a second time without having to retake the Course. Should you need to retake the exam without purchasing Insurance beforehand the retake fee is $75. For additional information please refer here or reach out to Support@careerlearning.com.

Who Should Attend?

  • Chief executives
  • Executive directors
  • Board members
  • Nonprofit counsel
  • Senior management
  • Financial staff
  • Managers
  • Development staff
  • Program directors
  • Project managers
  • Grant managers
  • Operations managers

Expert Presenter

Jami Yazdani

  • Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) & Disciplined Agile Scrum Master (DASM)
  • Founded Yazdani Consulting and Facilitation in 2018 to help mission-driven organizations lead more impactful projects, teams, and planning
  • Over 17 years of experience managing complex projects and planning initiatives
  • More than 10 years of leadership experience in libraries and public higher education
  • Served on the boards of several nonprofits and professional associations
  • Currently serves on the board of the Triangle Organizational Development Network.
  • Master of Technology Management from the University of Maryland Global Campus
  • Master of Library and Information Science from Louisiana State University

See What Others Are Saying:

"Key Takeaway - there are a lot of moving pieces and getting the right people on the team and need to communicate."

-Arefa S.

"I liked the interactivity and that Jami reiterated the important points over and over to help us remember them well."

-Annie K.

"I really liked yesterday's and today's sessions. They are so informative. Thank you!"

-Soujanya K.

"Key Takeaway - My key takeaway is that communication planning is important. I didn't know that was a thing."


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