PPC Group, LLC has developed  corporate training and  educational courses that are delivered by Ray.  Some are booked by third parties. Learn more about these courses and how to book them for your organization.

Fundamentals of the PROJECT Management Method (Predictive Edition)

A short course to quickly learn an easy-to-use method for managing projects, known as PROJECT (People, Requirements, Organize, Jell, Execute, Control, Transfer).

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Accidental Project Manager
The Online Experience

A perfect companion to our book!

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Accidental Agile Project Manager:

The Online Experience

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Coming Soon! Become a Project Hero and earn your CAPM® certificate.  Sign up for our interest list. We'll keep you informed of product launch.

Learnsoft Courses

The following courses may be booked for in-class or distance learning by contacting Learnsoft:

4350 Executive Drive, Suite 100
San Diego, CA 92121

Telephone: (858) 546-1400

All courses are one day, unless otherwise noted.  Courses may also be tailored and customized to your needs.  Click on the course title to see the full description.

A Complete Course in Project Management:
PM 101: Effective Project Management Fundamentals
PM 102: Project Planning, Scheduling, and Communications
PM 103: Project Cost and Risk Management
PM 104: Advanced Project Management Concepts, Tools, and Techniques

A complete course in MS Project 2010/2013/2016/2019:
MS Project Introduction
MS Project Intermediate
MS Project Advanced

Project Management Skills for Non-Project Managers (1/2 day)

Project Management Skills for Success (3 days)

Risk Management for Projects, Programs, and Operations (4 days)

Successful Project Management (2 days)

UC San Diego Extension

The following courses are taught by Ray at UC San Diego Extension. Click on each course to find out more information, including who to contact for course availability.

Business Analysis:
Essentials of Business Analysis (BUSA-40882)
Elicitation Techniques for Business Analysis (BUSA-40891)
Solution Assessment (BUSA-40893)

Project Management:
Project Cost and Risk Management (BUSA-40926)

Corporate Training (in addition to the above):
MS Project 2016
Project Planning and Scheduling


Read Our Latest Book!

Risk Assessment Framework provides a complete framework and a recommended means of implementation to establish a complete, reusable, and sustainable risk management methodology for any initiative. Tools, templates, forms, and guidance provide support for the implementation of the framework.  Whether you are an aspiring, new, accidental, or experienced manager, this book will help you successfully navigate uncertainty for any effort.