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Project Management - Principles and Practice (In-House)

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Project Management - Principles and Practice (In-House)

Suitable for anyone who wants to get better at managing and controlling any projects they may be working on, or are responsible for. ‘Projects’ cover a huge range of activities, both personal and professional, and these modules will equip you with the mindset, skills, and know-how to optimise and succeed with every project you undertake. Pre-course Preparation: It is best if you have a genuine project to work on for the practical parts of this course, so please come with a project you are doing or would like to do. This could be to do with work, home or your life.

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  • Virtual Classroom
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Outcome / Qualification etc.

By the end of the course you will be able to:

  • Define and profile a specific project
  • Understand why projects fail and identify the key principles for success
  • Identify the skills and qualities that an effective project manager needs
  • Set clear and realistic objectives for a project and understand the stages of the project life cycle
  • Know how to plan, organise, schedule and track a project
  • Identify and evaluate project risks
  • Understand how to use tools and documents for effective project management
  • Communicate clearly with leaders, stakeholders and participants

Training Course Content

Module 1: Principles

  • What is project management?
  • What skills will you need, and how will you use them?
  • Understanding your own role
  • Four Key Steps to effective and successful projects
  • Project Sponsor or Project Manager?
  • Outcomes or Deliverables?
  • Action Points

Module 2: Planning for Success

  • Building your Project Initiation Document
  • Objectives. Strategy. Tactics. In that order…
  • Defining your objectives and your target deliverables
  • SMART planning
  • Principles of Critical path Analysis made simple = Action Planning
  • Practical work on your own project
  • Action Points

Module 3: Putting your Plan into Action

  • Managing project scope and creep
  • Managing and mitigating risk
  • Managing communications
  • Managing relationships, authority and collaboration
  • The Work Breakdown structure
  • Closing your project positively and productively!

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Average rating 4.6

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12 Sep 2019
Project Management

Interesting, informative, related

12 Sep 2019

Good as an introduction & extremely interesting

05 Sep 2019
Great course

Good as an introduction & extremely interesting


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