Project Management Overview Course

Project Management Overview CourseThis one day course will be fast paced and take participants through a project management life cycle.

It is a great course for those who need an overview of project management.

(For a more in-depth course where course participants are able to develop their skills in more depth see Perfect Project course.)

This course is for anyone who is:

  • new to project management and wants to develop their project management skills
  • in a project admin’ support role who wants to develop their project management knowledge and skills
  • in a project management team
  • wants a one day refresher

Outline course content:

  • project management and the need for a business case
  • identifying project management objectives
  • understanding your role in project management
  • stakeholder and risk management
  • developing your project management plan:
    • work/product breakdown
    • understanding the significance of dependencies
    • developing estimating skills
    • producing planning charts including Gantt and milestone charts
  • project monitoring and control
  • project closure
  • individual action planning

Methodology:

This is a very practical course with participants involved in a range of activities and exercises. A project management lifecycle is introduced and participants work their way through the lifecycle. Each person receives a course handbook and links to free downloads.

For a PDF of the course with objectives and further details click here.

Call us on 020 8446 7766 to discuss your specific needs or email .