Project manager discussing ideas for project

Why this program?

This program takes a comprehensive view of "the total project" from the organizational and planning stages to the actual implementation stage. You'll focus on real-world scenarios. This program takes examples from your workplace to practice key skills and ensure you leave with the knowledge you need to lead your organization's projects, large or small.


Upon completion of this program, you will be able to:

  • Create an effective project strategy and environment
  • Maintain control of time, scope, quality and costs
  • Develop early warning systems by tracking and measuring progress
  • Strengthen the links between project teams and the rest of the organization
  • Manage risk and accelerate projects to meet or exceed objectives
  • Increase project visibility with the key stakeholders across the organization

Who should attend?

This program is ideal for individuals responsible for managing projects.

Please note that this program does not contain information about project sponsorship. If you would like to learn more about project sponsorship, please see our Project Oversight for Executives program.

Contact Hours/Professional Development Units (PDUs)

Participants of this program are eligible for 14 qualifying hours (Contact Hours) of education toward the PMP or CAPM certificates, or 14 Professional Development Units (PDUs).


  • Instructor Tom Okany.
  • Tom Okany, Project Management Professional (PMP)

    Tom Okany has worked in Project Engineering and Project Management for over 20 years. He has led a variety of projects across a spectrum of diverse industries including Aerospace, Medical Devices, Construction and Manufacturing. He uses real life examples to illustrate the essential concepts of Project Management. Tom holds the Project Management Professional (PMP) designation through the Project Management Institute (PMI).

Upcoming sessions

Navigate through the tabs below for more information on each session and to register.

Spring 2024 session

  • Date: June 12-13, 2024
  • Time: 8:30am-4:30pm
  • $1,575 +GST

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Fall 2024 session

  • Date: September 4-5, 2024
  • Time: 8:30am-4:30pm
  • $1,575 +GST

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Winter 2025 session

  • Date: January 7-8, 2025
  • Time: 8:30am-4:30pm
  • $1,575 +GST

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Have questions?
Our team is happy to help! Contact us for more details.

You can also find additional details, including our cancellation policy, on our frequently asked questions (FAQ) page.

Custom program

  • Do you have 10 or more team members who would benefit from taking this program? Many of our open enrolment programs can be customized for your team and delivered exclusively to your organization. Find out more about our custom programs by contacting us today at 204-946-0232 or via email at

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James W. Burns Executive Education Centre
2nd floor
177 Lombard Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba  R3B 0W5