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Yellowhead Branch PD: Project Management Tools and Techniques

8:00 am - 4:30 pm

This is a two-day event, which runs April 24 and 25, 2018.

Register by April 10, 2018

This two-day workshop introduces the participants to The Five Steps Project Management Approach:

  1. Define
  2. Plan
  3. Execute
  4. Control
  5. Close

Through the instructor's presentation, exercises, and group presentations, participants will practice the use of many project management tools and techniques.

The workshop is structured to provide participants with an excellent opportunity to immediately apply what they have learned to real-life projects. Participants are also expected to enrich the workshop with their participation by bringing in their own experiences, questions, comments, and discussion about how they will now apply their newly acquired project management skills.

Who should attend?

This is an introductory course to project management tools and techniques. The course is an excellent opportunity for new and intermediate Project Managers and project team members. The course is also intended for anyone who wishes to learn more about project management.  Participants will learn and experience first-hand, many of the tools that will help them plan, execute, and control any project.

About the Presenter

Dr. Sami Fahmy is the president of Performance Excellence Institute, a training and consulting firm specialized in supporting organizations through providing project management and risk management expertise and training. He is a Global Registered Educational Provider (R.E.P). Dr. Fahmy is a Professional Engineer, A Project Management Professional (PMP), and Risk Management Professional (RPM) He is currently teaching project management, risk management, and communication management courses at the University of Alberta.

Dr. Fahmy is an International speaker and trainer. He has more than 40 years of hands-on experience covering a wide range of project management situations. Dr. Fahmy’s expertise covers a wide range of topics including: project management, risk management, quality management, problem solving, decision-making, contract administration and communication skills.

Dr. Fahmy has a unique interactive approach for delivering PM workshops and presentation. His depth of practical experience and enthusiasm makes all his presentations a very informative, interesting, entertaining learning experience.

Download the Session Details 


Best Western High Road Inn

300 52 Street

Edson, AB


April 24-25, 2018


8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day


Dr. Sami Fahmy, P.Eng., PMP, RPM


$475 Members 

$500 Non-Members

Registration Deadline

April 10, 2018

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