Action based, adaptive, and scalable methodology

The Cadence no-nonsense approach is to provide for a practical and simple to handle project management methodology! Cadence is focused on what you need today, to start your project right now, and getting it done, with a sense of control and confidence. Learn pragmatic techniques to complete more projects on-time and on-budget. Understand how to overcome the obstacles to project success. Learn techniques and procedures for effective communications to proactively identify issues, set expectations and implementing project changes.

Participants are actively involved in class through team workshops, exercises and group discussions. They apply the tools and techniques immediately to workplace projects and issues. Participate in team building workshops, using proven tools and techniques that can be applied to any project.

This course is meant for experienced project managers only, and it’s focused on the core elements (tools & techniques) of project management, not on team dynamics and soft skills.

What distinguishes Cadence PM from others: a methodology which is scalable, adaptive to other approaches, action based, practicle, flexible, instantly ready to use.

This course is part of the Organizational Project Management (OPM) Series of training courses offered by Cadence. As with all Cadence offerings, the course format emphasizes practical and straightforward techniques to facilitate retention and immediate application after the seminar.

Is this the right course for me?

If you are a project manager, project team member, program manager with experience in project management, this training course will provide for all the tools you need to make your projects successful.

Cadence Project Management is applicable to any project environment, in any industry.

Course Outcomes

  • Leading theme: active use of the project life cycle
  • Plan your Project. Develop a project plan and implement with control and confidence.
  • Focus on Action & Results. No endless procedures or red tape: keep your eye on the ball – getting projects done!
  • Accelerate your Projects. Drive faster project results through planning.
  • Maximize Project Progress. Learn to hold progress meetings in 30 minutes or less.
  • Get Practical Project Experience. Work on your own real projects to produce actionable project plans.
  • Drive Consistent Project Results. The power of meeting cost, schedule, and performance on all of your your projects.
  • A Trusted Project Management Methodology. Field-tested tools and techniques, aligned to critical industry standards in project management.

Course Elements

Tools & Techniques Process
Vision and Objective Prioritization
Scope Authorization
Work Breakdown Structure Project Phases
Responsibility Matrix Scope Change Management
Sizing Guidelines Risk Management
Progress Meetings & Reports
Resource Loading
Problem Solving

Training information

Face to face and virtual training

Format: F2F, Virtual, In-house teams or groups
Audience: Experienced Project Managers and Team Members
Duration: F2F: 2 days | Virtual: 4 half days
Group size: F2F: max 18 | Virtual: max 12
PMI PDUs: 16
Prerequisites: experienced project managers
Cost: Please ask for proposal.


  • State-of-the-art training session
  • Seasoned seminar leaders
  • A field-tested methodology
  • Ready to use in practice immediately after the training exercise
  • Life-long support from Cadence
  • Certificate and 24 PDUs (PMI®)

Other relevant trainings & services

  • Project Management
  • Scrum Project Management
  • Hybrid project Management