Using an informed and organized approach to divide project work into clear tasks is essential to a project's successful completion. This online self-paced course introduces the characteristics and purpose of a Work Breakdown Structure (WBS), which breaks down project tasks into manageable components. Participants will learn to create and use a WBS, as well as examine the activities involved in decomposing project requirements and deliverables.
- creating and using a Work Breakdown Structure
- verifying and finalizing a Work Breakdown Structure
- exploring the principles of dividing tasks into manageable units through decomposition
This course is designed help learners meet continuing education requirements for Project Management Institute (PMI®) credential holders. By completing this course, learners can obtain Professional Development Units (PDUs) for maintaining their PMI® certifications.
This course is aligned with the (Project Management Body of Knowledge) PMBOK® Guide - Sixth Edition, published by PMI, Inc., 2018. Copyright and all rights reserved. Material from this publication has been reproduced with the permission of PMI, Inc. PMBOK, PMI, PMP and CAPM are registered trademarks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.