PRESS RELEASE: March 18th, 2013
BizQ Solutions to offer GPM’s PRiSM Training Programs in India
Fort Wayne, US – GPM®, the world’s leading provider of sustainability based project management methodologies, professional development, and certification announced today that their PRiSM (Projects integrating Sustainable Methods) Courses will be offered by BizQ Solutions, one of India’s premiere project management training and consulting firm.
About the Course
Practitioner imparts a structured methodology that integrates sustainability with project management by blending best practices from ISO 9001 The Quality Management Standard, ISO 14001 The Environmental Management Standard, ISO 50001 The Energy Management Standard, ISO 21500 Guidance on Project Management, and ISO 26000 Guidance on Social Responsibility with forty five elements for project management competency development from IPMA® International Competency Baseline (ICB 3.0).
The course, which is designed around the GPM® PRiSM methodology, uses the EnVex (hands on) learning approach to provide participants with a working blueprint that can be used as a reference on “how to apply sustainability to projects” when they return to work and the knowledge to earn the GPM-b certification.
About BizQ Solutions
“BizQ is a Business and Management Consulting firm offering advisory and training solutions in the area of Project Management and Quality. BizQ offers solutions with Business, Ethics, and Sustainability at the core for long-term success for its clients and its stakeholders. BizQ has strong associations with the development sector in India, and engages on environmental and social causes“
BizQ Solutions Executive Director Suchitra Rautela Joshi stated “Growth and infrastructure development in India is happening rapidly, which is going to grow exponentially in the coming years. Growth generally comes at the cost of Environment, which is becoming a matter of concern. While here is some thought that is given to Environment and Sustainability in Projects, there is a need for much more sincerity in approach and deeper understanding amongst stakeholders. We will work toward adoption of PRiSM across all Public and Private sector companies, with support from the Government sector. With introduction of GPM in India, we hope to bring about a positive change in this area that can help preserve our Environment for its people”
GPM President Joel Carboni stated “When we were first discussing the potential to collaborate, it was clear that Suchitra and her team were the perfect company to work with in India. They share our vision that the widespread adoption of sustainable methods is the next evolutionary step for project management. We are excited to work with them and to bring PRiSM to India. ”
About the GPM
Formed in 2009, GPM® is a global professional development organization dedicated to the advancement of the practical application of sustainable project management practices to decouple social and environmental degradation from economic growth. GPM® accredits professional training organizations and project management practitioners and is largely considered the solutions leader with their professional certifications and project delivery method PRiSM™. GPM® training is currently being offered North America, South America, Europe, and the Middle East through accredited training organizations.
To learn more about GPM® visit www.greenprojectmanagement.org