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Micro-credential:

Project Coordinator

Micro-credential

In 2020, it is estimated that 15 million new project management roles will be required. With projects embedded within every organizational structure, skilled project managers are required to succesfully achieve company goals and objectives. 

Our Project Coordinator Micro-Credential is designed to help you manage a project from start to finish. Gain a foundational skillset in Project Management to help businesses thrive. 

Utilize your best organizational traits towards a rewarding career. Enrol today. 

More information is available in the Program Description tab.

These courses are part of the Project Coordinator Program.

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Compulsory Course(s)

Successfully Complete Four (4) Courses

Managing Project Procurement and Cost
Course Code:
MGMT79011
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Yes
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Project Management, Fundamentals of
Course Code:
MGMT79001
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
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Project Resource, Stakeholder and Communications Management
Course Code:
MGMT79012
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
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Project Scheduling Management
Course Code:
APPL70047
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
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Program Delivery

This program is delivered via online (asynchronous) and virtual (synchronous) classroom. 

What are Micro-Credentials?

Micro-Credentials certify an individual’s achievements in specific skill sets and differ from traditional credentials, such as degrees or diplomas. They are shorter, personalized, and enables employment in specific roles. At the end of this program, you will receive an official document credential from Sheridan Continuing & Professional Studies. 

Program Description

Are you considering a quick start on developing some project management skills? Are you looking to join a career with unlimited possibilities and potential? Do you excel at planning projects and executing results? 

Sheridan's Project Coordinator Micro-Credential is designed to help people get started with foundational concepts, tools and techniques that enable best practice project execution. These skills will help you if you go into a formal Project Management role or are one of those people that manage projects in addition to other duties. Students will learn the processes, planning and execution aspects of managing a project from start to finish. Evolve your skills to the next step by learning how to effectively use modern software and applications to succesfully complete projects under time, budget, and scope. Further in-depth skills in managing resources, stakeholders, procurements and costs are benefits you will get from the quick micro-credential. 

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

  • Apply fundamental and foundational principles of project management to projects from start to completion
  • Assess the impact of stakeholders within projects 
  • Develop a plan for mitigating project risks 
  • Utilize modern project management softwares for project completion
  • and more! 

Utilize your best organizational traits towards a rewarding career. Enrol today.

Recommended Program Pathway

For those just entering the program, the recommended program pathway is:

Project Management Institute (PMI)®

Sheridan Continuing & Professional Studies has been recognized by the Project Management Institute (PMI®) as a Global Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.). We continually assess our Project Management Certificate against global standards and PMI’s high-quality educational standards. Click here to learn more about enroling in a PMI®-approved R.E.P.
 

Project Management Institute (PMI)® Examinations

With the Project Coordinator Micro-Credential, students will begin to be prepared to write the below examinations:

Upon graduation, you will be able to earn our Sheridan Project Coordinator Micro-Credential, and successfully earn Professional Development Units (PDUs) towards your preferred PMI® certifications.

Professional Development Units (PDU) Equivalancies 

Sheridan is happy to provide the attached PDU equivalancies - click here to keep for your own records. 

Project Management Certificate

If you are interested in furthering your education in Project Management, our Project Management Certificate program is also available. This program consists of six (6) courses, including the four (4) fundamental courses part of the Project Coordinator Micro-Credential. Students will expand on their project coordinator skills to include knowledge on project scope, timelines, advanced risk, and advanced techiques for quality assurance. Students who are interested can easily pathway into our Certificate program after completion of their Micro-Credential.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, contact our Opportunity Centre by emailing caps@sheridancollege.ca or calling (905) 845-9430 ext. 2690.