PMIEF  Belgium offered a Light PM Framework workshop to Toastmasters and Toolbox Belgium on 16 February.

Workshop objective  
Give people a practical introduction to project management during a one-day practical PM workshop and give them confidence to do this themselves and continue to learn.
 
Workshop structure 
- Start with an overview a light PM process  
- Introduce project scenario  
- Step 1:  Appoint the sponsor and discuss 
- Step 2:  Prepare the Project Summary (light project charter)   
- Step 4:  Setup simple project environment  
- ..... .
- Step 6.1:  Use the WBS technique to breakdown the project  (use Post-its)  
- Step 6.2:  Document the requirements for each deliverable    
- Step 6.4:  Prepare the business case     
- ... 
- Step 10: Project Kick-off and communication  
- Step 11: Plan first Cycle (first month)  
- .....
- Step 17: Weekly activities for the PM  
- Step 21: Daily actives  
- ......
 
Workshop Expectations  
  • Practical understanding on a complete project life-cycle  
  • Get familiar with a number of PM techniques 
  • Have the confident and knowledge to run a simple project when they back to the office  
  • Access to sample projects to reference for ideas  
 
Who are Toastmasters? 
Toastmasters International is a non-profit educational organisation that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs.  Click here for a video introduction to Toastmasters   
 
Who are Toolbox? 
ToolBox vzw is a nonprofit organization aiming at supporting and improving the management structures of associations by offering pro bono professional consultancy. Click here for more information.  
 
Are you interested to attend a workshop like this in the future?  
Perhaps you are new to project management or you would like to be able to facilitate such a workshop.  
Please contact Frank Turley at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.