Date & Location
April, 26, 2017

Newington, CT



Sessions are 8:30am - 3:30pm

Registration begins at 8:00am
Lunch will be Provided
Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this class, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the steps required for successful development of a project's scope;
  • Develop a project plan;
  • Apply project management principles and technique;
  • Identify common project pitfalls and ways to avoid them.


Project Management Fundamenatals
A CT Transportation Leadership Program ELECTIVE Workshop
In this course, we will focus on applying, practicing and developing fundamental project management skills. Through lecture and group discussion, participants are introduced to fundamental  project management tools, techniques and concepts. Participants will then have the opportunity to practice and develop these skills by going through the steps of planning and managing a realistic public works project using a group exercise.
Course Instructor 

Robert McGarry has been a project manager for government and private organizations. He has managed a variety of projects including IT projects, human resources projects and procurement projects. For the past nine years Bob taught project management to state managers. Bob is a graduate of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy with a degree in civil engineering.
  • Registration contact: Please direct any questions to Shelly Desjardin @ (860) 486-9373
  • Cost (includes course materials and lunch)
    • $100- TLP Cohort Participants
  • Please advise if you require special services or have dietary restrictions.
  • Photographs may be taken for promotional and training purposes. Please notify us during registration if you do not wish to be photographed.
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