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PMBOK® Guide - Sixth Edition: 17 - Planning Projects for Human Resources
As a project manager, you will take on a variety of activities that will ensure the successful completion of the project. Among the most important activities that you will undertake is the management of resources that you will need to accomplish the tasks within the project plan. Typically, resources come in two forms: raw materials that are developed into components of a project and human resources that will perform the development work upon the raw materials. This Planning Project Human Resources course will take you through the processes that pertain to the Project Human Resource Management knowledge area – the processes of identifying and detailing roles and responsibilities, skills and relationships within a project. (Intermediate – 1.5 hours).
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
• List the reasons why it is essential to effectively plan and manage human resources.
• Describe the relationship between the project team participants and the functional areas that provide and directly manage human resources.
• Use tools and techniques that support the management of human resources.