Training Overview

New Leaf offers over 200 hours of comprehensive “best practices” instructor-led training programs for project managers of all levels, from novice to veteran. Our research-driven programs have been developed through years of close interaction with clients and from data gathered from a broad spectrum of industries. Program content is tied closely to the latest edition of The PMBOK® Guide and enriched by facilitators with years of experience as project managers. Classes combine lecture, group discussion, and interactive exercises. Tools-focused programs are broken into modules with exercises to reinforce new concepts. All programs can be customized to meet your organization’s training needs. (New Leaf programs earn certified project professionals PMI®  Category B and C PDUs and Continuing Educational Units [CEUs] for other professional accreditation.)

Here is a list of our programs by level:

Fundamental Programs
PMP® Exam Prep Boot Camp (Accelerated)

The Project Management Certificate Program (All Certificate programs are available singly.)

1. Five Sigma® Project Management

2. Constructive Project Negotiation

3. Managing Risk & Making Decisions

4. Leading the Project Team: The Human Side of Performance

5. Winning Project Presentations

6. Managing the Project’s Organizational Context

7. Computer Tools for Project Management

8. Chartering Projects: Managing the Business Priorities of the Project Portfolio

Intermediate Programs

Complex Problems, Difficult Decisions, & Innovative Ideas: Smart-Team™ Tools for the Working Team

Managing Outsourced Projects

Earned-Value Project Management (1) – Day 1: Elementary & Intermediate Earned Value


The Herding Cats™ Game: Earned Value in Action

Advanced Programs:

Stays & Days™ Advanced Scheduling Workshop: Quantitative Insights, a Competitive Simulation, & Personal Workshops

Earned-Value Project Management (2) – Day 2: Advanced Topics in EarnedValue Execution & Control

Project Portfolio Management: Managing the Business Challenge of Multiple Projects

Multiple People on Multiple Projects: Managing the People Challenges of Multiple Projects

The Portfolio Workshop: Building & Balancing a Strategic Portfolio

Project Portfolio Combination

A combination of three programs: Project Portfolio Management, Multiple People on Multiple Projects, and The Portfolio Workshop. For more details, see the individual descriptions for each.