Process and Product Quality Consulting

Requirements Management Overview

If you want to a high level overview of what it takes to manage requirements for your organization and work, this overview is for you. This half-day overview examines key requirements management issues and activities involved in documenting and managing changes including: reviewing requirements, managing baselines, controlling changes to requirements, updating plans, and documenting requirements. In discussions throughout the overview, attendees consider how the organization performs current requirements management activities and the corresponding roles and responsibilities.

Target Audience

  • Senior management
  • Project managers
  • Product managers
  • Work leaders
  • Sales and Marketing personnel
  • Customer advocates


Successful completion of this course will enable participants to understand a high level approach to:

  • evaluating requirements for soundness
  • selecting a method to document requirements
  • tracing requirements through work products
  • rating and prioritizing requirements
  • outlining a requirements management process


  • Basic concepts and terminology
  • Requirements challenges
  • Documenting requirements
  • Characteristics of good requirements
  • Content of requirements documents
  • Managing baselines
  • Change control
  • Updating plans

Included with this Workshop

Participants will receive a copy of the overview slides and an official certificate of completion.