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Length: 1 day
Location: London
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Course type: Open / Scheduled

Course description

Practical Project Management CoursePractical Project Management - classroom course for construction and building project managers

This project management course is designed to provide construction and building services professionals with a solid introduction to the role of the project manager and the core elements of successful project management.

The one-day programme explores the CIOB/CIBSE/RIBA/RICS/ICE Code of Practice for Project Management, gives practical advice on successful project management and presents strategies for running effective projects. It also covers key project planning, organisation and execution topics.

The course is divided into four core sessions that focus specifically on project management principles as applied to the construction and building services industries.

Suitability - Who should attend?

This course is suitable for project managers in construction or building services looking to improve their understanding of the Code of Practice for Project Management and the role of the project manager.

Training Course Content

Course content includes:

Session 1

  • Introduction
  • Roles and attributes of Project Manager
  • Tasks and duties
  • Approach
  • Team play
  • Authority
  • Contractual and non-contractual responsibilities

Session 2

  • Code of Practice for Project Management
  • Selection of professional team
  • Feasibility
  • Contract forms
  • Project organisation
  • Budgets
  • Cost plan
  • Variations

Session 3

  • Code of Practice for Project Management
  • Pre-construction
  • Construction
  • Fitting out
  • Commissioning
  • Handover
  • Occupation
  • Project close out

Session 4

  • Conditions of engagement
  • Strategies for achieving successful projects
  • Project handbook and procedures guide
  • Practical tips
  • Overview


Costs for this course are as follows:

Members *early booking: £300 (£250 ex VAT)
Members standard rate: £318 (£265 ex VAT)

Non members *early booking: £324 (£270 ex VAT)
Non members standard rate: £342 (£285 ex VAT)

*early booking is applicable if booked up to 2 weeks before course date

Registration and coffee will be at 9.30
Course will start at 10.00 and finish at 17.00

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222 Balham High Road
SW12 9BS London

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