Chapter Meeting: Project Management for Trainers

  • June 19, 2014
  • 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • ASTD Suncoast at Feather Sound Country Club 2201 Feather Sound Dr, Clearwater, FL 33762

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Project Management for Trainers: Fear is not an option


Training professionals (like us) are expected more and more to also be Project Managers. This is especially true of those of us who work primarily as Instructional Systems Designers (ISDs). In fact, it’s no longer uncommon for ISD job descriptions to include project management (PM) skills as one of the requirements for hire.  However, PM skills do not always come naturally to us. Risk Management, Work Breakdown Structures, Stakeholder Management and Scope Creep can seem like a foreign language. This presentation will take some of the mystery and perhaps some of the fear out of project management, and hopefully give you some new tools and ideas that you can use right away.


Speaker Bio 

Timothy R. Barry, PMP, SPHR has over 25 years of experience managing training projects for business, academia, manufacturing, healthcare, retail, military and law enforcement. He recently completed a one year curriculum development project for the 

FBI Academy in Quantico Virginia that will be used to train both new Special Agents and Intelligence Analysts. Tim has a Master of Science degree in Adult Education from Old Dominion University and is certified as both a Project Management Professional (PMP) and a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR). In 2010 he served as President of the Project Management Institute (PMI) Hampton Roads Chapter.    

                                                                   

OUTLINE OF EVENT:

Arrival and Networking 5:30 pm - 6 pm

Dinner 6 pm - 6:45 pm

Table Topics 6:45 pm - 7:45 pm

Closing Remarks and Drawings  7:45 pm - 8   

LOCATION: Feather Sound Country Club2201 Feather Sound Dr, Clearwater, FL 33762

CANCELLATION POLICY effective 4/9/14:  Paid registrations cancelled 72 hours prior to the event can be credited to a future meeting.  Please send your request for a credit via email to Vicky@wildpalms.com no later than 72 hours prior to the event.  Due to the costs, no credits can be given inside the 72 hour window.  You may, however, have a colleague attend in your place if a last-minute conflict keeps you from attending. Thank you, ASTD Suncoast Chapter”

“This program can be counted as 1 point(s) towards your CPLP recertification. Save the event registration confirmation and program details to support completion of the recertification application.”