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Project Management Certificate

Employers rank Project Management in the top 3 in-demand skills in the province – Insightrix®, 2021.


Gain knowledge, skills, tools and techniques based on The Project Management Institute’s (PMI®) A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®) to plan and execute projects on time and on budget. By applying sound project management principles, many organizations across a broad range of industries and professions base their success on timely and efficient completion of projects.

The Project Management Certificate is designed to meet the professional development needs of experienced project managers facing new challenges and novice managers who are new to project management.

Each individual seminar is worth 14 PDUs with PMI Saskatchewan.

  • Classes to complete: 7 core
  • Number of hours: 7 courses X 14 hours = 98 hours
  • Achievement: Project Management Certificate
  • Course Fee: Each course is $695+GST
    Each certificate course is being offered in a blended format using Zoom and CCE Community. You will be required to commit to a total of 14 hours of learning including: pre-work, after class work with your group, and on your own.
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Funding Opportunities

Our non-credit programs may qualify for the Canada-Saskatchewan Job Grant, Canada Training Credit, Re-Skill Saskatchewan Training Subsidy (RSTS) and the URAA Alumni Professional Development Award.


Register online using the link in the Date field.

Type Name Remote Face-to-Face
Prerequisite Fundamentals of Project Management Sep 13-15 Sep 6-7
Prerequisite Project Planning and Scheduling Sep 26-28 Jun 2-3 or Sep 22-23
Required Project Risk Management Jun 27-29 or Nov 7-9 Oct 31-Nov 2
Required Stakeholder, Resource and Communication Management
Jun 15-17 or Nov 21-23 Oct 27-28
Required Project Quality Management Jun 6-8 or Oct 24-26 Oct 3-4
Required Cost and Procurement Management Jul 11-13 or Dec 5-7 Jun 9-10 or Nov 15-16
Required Project Management Practicum (taken last) Jul 18-20 or Jan 10-12, 2023 Jun 27-28 or Nov 28-29
Intensive Project Management Intensive
(includes Project Risk, Project Quality and Stakeholder, Resource and Communication Management)
N/A Jun 13-17

Course Descriptions

Fundamentals of Project Management


You will learn the fundamental tools and skills that support effective project management. Topics include project initiation, planning, controlling, implementing and closing. You will examine the role of the project manager with respect to team, client and stakeholder communications; common project management terminology; and how to apply project planning and control techniques to the workplace.

Project Planning and Scheduling


This course provides participants with practices and techniques to coordinate project elements effectively and ensure that your project includes all critical stages and resources. You will cover project plan development and execution, initiation, as well as scope planning, verification and change control.

Project Quality Management


This course covers the process required to ensure that the project will satisfy the needs for which the project was undertaken. In this seminar, participants will learn quality planning, quality assurance and quality control.

Stakeholder, Resource and  Communications Management


This course is designed to teach you how to develop an effective and cohesive project team through improved leadership, team building and communication skills in an environment that fosters team cooperation. Participants learn and practice proven team building, motivational and conflict resolution techniques to help them realize the most from their human resources.

Project Risk Management


The failure of project managers to assess project risks has been a major cause of project failures. In this course, participants learn to identify, analyze and mitigate project risks, as well as implement and communicate a risk management plan to clients and management. Participants will explore best practices in innovative risk reduction from various industries.

Cost and Procurement Management


This course deals with the fundamentals of resource planning - the defining, sequencing and duration estimation of activities; cost estimation, cost management and control; and provides participants with effective tools to ensure the project is completed on time and within budget. The course will use case studies, hands-on exercises and problem analysis to simulate the preparation of the project plan.

Project Management Practicum (taken last)


This course takes participants through the entire lifecycle of a project using the initiating, planning, implementing, controlling and closeout phases of project management. Students will be given a case study, employing the knowledge gained from previous courses. Participants will go through the exercise of meeting deliverables with tight deadlines, dealing with group development issues, managing conflict and meeting customer expectations.

The Details: What you need to know

  • Attedance Requirements
  • Completion Letters
  • Completion Policy - Professional Certificates and Microcredentials
  • Professional Certificate Requests
  • Withdrawal

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