Client: Department of Energy
Project: Project Management Essentials
Description: The Department of Energy’s Project Management Career Development Plan is designed for individuals wishing to become Federal Project Directors at various levels. The introductory course in this curriculum is Project Management Essentials (PME), an introduction to the core concepts of project management. The PME course, delivered completely online, comprises 22 hours of instruction distributed among 16 lessons, varying in length from 30 minutes to 2 hours each. It follows widely-accepted constructs of project management and utilizes examples from DOE projects, a case study specifically designed for this course, and expert audio testimonials from DOE project directors.