Technology enabling the business of government

Course Schedule

The following courses are offered from August through December 2018.

To register for courses and download course materials, log in to the GTA Learning Center, find the title of your course and select the paper clip under Actions. To learn more about the courses, see our course catalog.

Participants are required to complete each course by taking the course exam, where offered, and receiving a grade of 70% to get credit for the course and receive a class certificate of completion. Also note, an asterisk following the course name indicates a required pre-requisite or approval.

Instructor-led Training (ILT) is conducted onsite at GTA's training facilities, 47 Trinity Avenue, S.W., in Atlanta.

Virtual Instructor-led Training (VILT) is conducted in a virtual classroom, and the course is taught online by a live instructor on a specific date and time; attendance in a physical classroom is not required.

Courses will close for registration 5 business days before the start date of the course. Business Analysis courses will close 15 business days before the start of the class. Close dates are also indicated in the Learning Center for each course and in the Related Files section below for Business Analysis classes.

Course Name Course Type Dates Room
Project Management Foundations ILT Aug 6 - 8 410
  VILT Aug 21 - 23  
Managing Project Requirements ILT Aug 15 - 16 410
  VILT Nov 26 - 27  
Essential Skills for Business Analysis (cost = $1700) ILT Aug 20 - 23 410
Project Planning, Scheduling, and Control ILT Aug 27 - 28 410
  VILT Aug 30 - 31  
Leadership for Project Managers ILT Sep 5 - 6 G10-00
Managing Projects with EPLC ILT Sep 10 - 11 G10-00
  VILT Sep 12 - 13  
Scheduling with MS Project* ILT Sep 18 - 20 710-02
Managing Organizational Change ILT Sep 19 - 20 G10-00
  ILT Oct 30 - 31 G10-00
Business Process Analysis* (cost = $1400) ILT Sep 25 - 27 G10-00
Procurement Practices for PMs ILT Oct 1 - 2 G10-00
  VILT Oct 3 - 4  
Program Management; Delivering Business Results ILT Oct 9 - 10 G10-00
Identifying and Managing Risk ILT Oct 15 - 16 G10-00
  VILT Oct 17 - 18  
Building Project Relationships ILT Oct 22 - 23 G10-00
Successful Project Meetings ILT Oct 24 - 25 G10-00
Portfolio Management; Delivering Strategic Objectives ILT Nov 5 - 6 G10-00
Building and Managing an Effective PMO ILT Nov 7 - 8 G10-00
Recovering Failing Projects ILT Nov 13 - 15 G10-00
Vendor Management- RFP Process* (cost = $950) ILT Nov 26 - 27 G10-00
Defining & Measuring Expected Business Value* (cost = $950) ILT Dec 4 - 5 G10-00
PMP® Exam Prep* (cost = $250) ILT Dec 10 - 14 G10-00

PMP is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.