Fundamentals of Project Management - October 2018

UConn Health Center
Munson Road Offices
16 Munson Road
Farmington, CT 06032 (click here for directions)

1 Day Course: October 20, 2018

7:30 - 8:00am Registration and Networking
8:00 - 5:00pm Fundamentals of Project Management

Costs: Pre-Reg Walk-In
SNEC Members * $249 N/A
Non-SNEC Members ** $299 N/A

* Note: SNEC Members must LOGIN to website prior to registering to obtain their $50 discount


Registration closes:
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at Midnight

** If you belong to another PMI chapter, and are in good standing, you may pay the member price. Please contact the PM of the class for the discount code.

Standard PMI membership is currently $139 with SNEC chapter membership cost at $25 for a total of $164. Join today at Note: If you are a new SNEC member, please allow 2-3 business days for PMI to process your membership and notify us of your eligibility for member discount.


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The PM for this event is:
Qi Cheng, Continuing Education Member at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

SNEC-PMI is proud to partner with Rob Bryant to provide a class on Fundamentals of Project Management in Farmington, CT.

Target audience: People who are interested in gaining a basic understanding of what project management involves. That audience might include recent graduates, people new to project management, managers whose staff participate on project teams, and project sponsors who would benefit in understanding all that a project manager does to implement projects on their behalf.

The course will take place on Saturday October 20 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM at UConn Health, 16 Munson Road, Room P4002 Farmington CT. Check-in/Networking to start at 8:00 AM.

The total course training contact time is 8 hours, which can be used to partially meet the education requirements for the CAPM or PMP certification.   Please review the full list of CAPM or PMP exam eligibility requirements at:

The Fundamentals of Project Management course will include:

  • Introduction and Overview to Project Management
  • Definition of Project Management
  • Role of a Project Manager
  • Role of the Project Management Institute (PMI)
  • Role of the SNEC Chapter of the Project Management Institute
  • The 5 Project Processes Groups and Their Timelines
  • Project Management Knowledge Areas
  • Scope Management, including Work Breakdown Structures and Requirements Elicitation
  • Schedule (Time) Management, including PERT and Scheduling Tools and Techniques
  • Cost Management, including Estimating and Earned Value Methodology
  • Quality, Risk, Human Resources, Communications, and Procurement Management
  • Integrated Project Management
  • Concepts for Implementation
  • Tools and Techniques
  • Review

Instructional materials are provided along with AM coffee/water, lunch, PM snacks.


Instructor - Rob Bryant
Rob’s experience in the project management field started in 1994 and has spanned the financial services, retirement services, insurance, pharmaceuticals, consumer products and travel industries. Since his first project management assignment at American Airlines he’s expanded his capabilities at several companies including Convergys Corporation, The Hartford Financial Services Group, Insource Consulting, Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company and Travelers. He is currently a Scrum Master & Senior Project Manager in Commercial Lines at The Hartford. He earned a BBA in Finance from Pace University in Pleasantville, New York and an MBA with concentration in IT and e-Business from the University of Dallas in Irving, Texas. He is PMP certified and has also earned PSM (Professional Scrum Master) and PSPO (Professional Scrum Product Owner) certifications. Rob lives in North Granby, Connecticut with his wife Kimberly, his son Kurt and two dogs - Zeus and Poseidon. He also enjoys serving as Assistant Scoutmaster with Boy Scout Venture Crew 2015.




Please register online to ensure an accurate count and reserve a spot at this event. Seating is limited, and no walk-ins will be allowed.


If the event is cancelled by SNEC-PMI and is not being rescheduled, the pre-registered participants will be notified via an email broadcast and a full refund will be processed. If the event is rescheduled and the pre-registered participant cannot attend the new date, SNEC-PMI will process a full refund.

For any individual cancellations, please notify the PM of the event. Any user requested cancellation prior to registration ending, will be refunded the amount paid, minus a 10% cancellation fee. SNEC-PMI does not provide refunds for any user requested cancellations after the registration deadline or for No-Shows.


In the event that inclement weather is forecast for the time of the event, a cancellation decision will be made prior to the scheduled event.

If the meeting is cancelled, registered participants will be notified of the cancellation via an email broadcast. We will also endeavor to get meeting cancellation notices broadcast by local media. Notification of the re-scheduled event or refund will also be communicated via an email broadcast.

If a decision is made to hold the meeting, our normal cancellation policy (above) will be in effect, i.e. there will be a 10% cancellation fee for any individual cancellation requests prior to the registration deadline. We do not refund any individual requests after the registration deadline or for no-shows.


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Event Properties

Event Date 10-20-2018 8:00 AM
Event End Date 10-20-2018 5:00 PM
Registration Closes 10-17-2018 11:55 PM
Individual Price $249 for SNEC members / $299 for non-SNEC members
Location UConn Health Center
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