Project Management For Nonprofits Certification

  • On-Demand
  • Certification
From $499.00
Training Includes:
  • Project Management For Nonprofits Certification
  • All resources and training materials
  • An on-demand recording will be available after each live presentation.

Project and leadership strategist Jami Yazdani will introduce you to project management basics, offering actionable strategies that can help any nonprofit successfully plan and deliver projects. You can earn a valuable certification that will propel your career success.

Benefits of Certification

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

Training Overview

Better Project Management = Better Outcome. Earn a certification to improve your nonprofit’s results this year.

Your nonprofit undoubtedly has ambitious goals. 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 the outcomes of your projects, programs, and collaborations.

To help you master the principles and best practices of project management, we offer an engaging series of four on-demand training sessions packed with proven techniques that you can implement immediately.

Earning your Project Management For Nonprofits certification will enable you to:

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

Project Management For Nonprofits: Successful Projects And Beyond

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

Webinar 4: Project Closing And Beyond

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

Who Should Attend?

  • Chief executives
  • Executive directors
  • Board members
  • Nonprofit counsel
  • Managers
  • Grant managers
  • Senior management
  • Financial staff
  • Development staff
  • Program directors
  • Program 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 solve management problems
  • Over 15 years of experience managing complex projects and planning initiatives, leading technology innovations and process improvements, and guiding groups of diverse colleagues and stakeholders toward consensus and positive outcomes.
  • More than 10 years of leadership experience in libraries and public higher education, managing people, budgets, and projects.
  • Served on the boards of several nonprofits and professional associations, working in leadership, marketing, programming, and mentoring roles.
  • Currently serves on the board of the Triangle Organizational Development Network.
  • Master of Library and Information Science from Louisiana State University.
  • Master of Technology Management from the University of Maryland Global Campus.

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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