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About the Course

This course is the first in a series of six to equip you with the skills you need to apply to introductory-level roles in project management. Project managers play a key role in leading, planning and implementing critical projects to help their organizations succeed. In this course, you’ll discover foundational project management terminology and gain a deeper understanding of the role and responsibilities of a project manager. We’ll also introduce you to the kinds of jobs you might pursue after completing this program. Throughout the program, you’ll learn from current Google project managers, who can provide you with a multi-dimensional educational experience that will help you build your skills for on-the-job application. Learners who complete this program should be equipped to apply for introductory-level jobs as project managers. No previous experience is necessary. By the end of this course, you will be able to: - Define project management and describe what constitutes a project. - Explore project management roles and responsibilities across a variety of industries. - Detail the core skills that help a project manager be successful. - Describe the life cycle of a project and explain the significance of each phase. - Compare different program management methodologies and approaches and determine which is most effective for a given project. - Define organizational structure and culture and explain how it impacts project management. - Define change management and describe the role of the project manager in the process....

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Aug 11, 2021

I loved this course. It was so informative. I took a lot of notes and hope to implement everything I've learned in real-life instances. I look forward to advancing professionally as a project manager.


Nov 27, 2021

Learned a lot such as Agile, C-Suite, Change management, Corporate governance, Culture mapping, DMAIC, Kanban, Lean, Lean Six Sigma, Linear, Matrix structure, Reporting chart, Six Sigma etc. Thank you

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By Nataraj N G

Sep 12, 2021

Thank you for each and everyone who have put up this course and helping the community members to learn and grow.

By Elelwani M M

Jul 24, 2021

Learning this course was made easy, everything is easy to understand. The instructor of this course is the best.

By Tomas C

Jun 18, 2021

Muy bueno! Hay mucho para aprender y este curso sienta las bases solidas para iniciar el proceso de aprendizaje.

By Shouneez V R

Jun 4, 2021

loved the practical examples of how Each project manager started ther PM journeys, it inspires me to do the same

By Thanos M

Apr 14, 2021

Great course. Teaching you the basics. Looking forward to enrolling to the second course of Googles certificate.

By Moisés C B

Mar 15, 2021

Easy to read, materials and videos presented are related to many work areas and industries, totally recommended.

By Richard C

Jul 25, 2022

Super easy to follow. The instructor takes their time introducting everything to you and explains it very well.

By Billy B

Jul 25, 2022

the best project managment course so far after this part i had a clear view of what a project manager can offer

By Gianluigi C

Jun 19, 2022

Very interesting course the open a view about project managment and project managers role inside the companies.

By rachana p

Jun 17, 2022

Absolutely amazing course. The content and structure were amamzing and made it extremely smooth to complete it.

By Dr. R K

Jun 9, 2022

Excellent course structure , wonderfull speakers with ability to make themselves crystal clear to the audience.

By Shahrukh A P

May 25, 2022

Amazingly crafted course, easy to understand, learner-friendly with simple instructions. Great Job Team Google!

By Sandra S

May 18, 2022

Very interesting, clear and well summarized. I have enjoyed every minute participating and learning new things.

By Lucas A

May 11, 2022

This course is great to opening the understanding on project management, and structure, process and procedures.

By Laima K

Apr 30, 2022

Thanks to these courses I gained an understanding of what agile, scrumm, lean, lean, lean six sigma, scrum are.

By Alool m C

Apr 17, 2022

I am verys satusfied to Acheive one my long journy to learn the google Project managment skill boosting courses

By Jairo Q B

Apr 11, 2022

El enfoque del curso paso a paso es muy bueno, los principios básicos y metodologías que se requieren aprender.

By Bri C

Apr 9, 2022

A great introduction to Project Management, with a bunch of resources for those looking for their first PM job.

By Kelvin A

Mar 31, 2022

This course takes you through the basics of project management in a very easy and less complex way. I loved it1

By Nasarullah B

Mar 9, 2022

It designed really helpful way, Thanks google for the opportunity to step up my knowledge with the great course

By Elias B

Jan 7, 2022

Excellent course to gain a solid background of project management. The lectures are well prepared and engaging.

By Diana Q P

Jan 6, 2022

A bit too basic for me, but it is still good and helpful to ease myself into learning about Project Management.

By Mohamad F G

Jan 3, 2022

one of the best courses to get started in project management and get the right information, tools and mindset

By Rajesh M

Jan 1, 2022

Great course, Learnt lot of new concepts in these 4 weeks. Good to hear real experiences from Google employees.

By Ross

Dec 12, 2021

I enjoyed the format of this course, and looked forward to making time for it in the morning, even on weekends.