Project Management Basics Course

Develop your understanding of project management basics and the fundamentals you need for managing projects successfully

An Introduction to project management basics course

This project management short course will provide you with the essential tools and techniques to successfully deliver projects to specification, on time and within budget.

Whether large or small projects, the techniques covered will save time and money, and ensure projects are well managed and controlled.

People attending this course have often been put in charge of new change projects or have moved into new roles with project management responsibilities. This course is geared towards helping you understand all you need to know when managing projects in the workplace.

Topics covered in this course include:

  • Project management 101 – project management fundamentals
  • Project life cycle
  • Stakeholder analysis, management, and communication
  • Project resources
  • Planning tools
  • Work Breakdown Structures, Flowcharts, PERT/Critical Path Analysis, Gantt Charts and Product Based Planning
  • Risk management
  • Business case
  • Cost-benefit analysis
  • Key roles within a project management team
  • Characteristics of team development
  • Monitoring projects
  • Controlling projects
  • Evaluating projects
  • Project support

How long is the course?

All the basics delivered in a two-day project management workshop. 

This course can also be delivered in-house, for your organisation. When delivered exclusively the course can be tailored to fit your specific requirements. This sometimes changes the duration, depending on the content that needs to be covered.

Who is this course for?

This introduction to project management is perfect for anyone who has to manage projects in work. This includes new and practising project managers in all sectors including manufacturing, public sector and the third sector.

The course will cover valuable tools and techniques for new project managers, providing the fundamental knowledge and skills needed to successfully deliver projects to specification, on time and within budget. 

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    25 Feb 2022 - Virtual

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    • Day 1
      25th February 2022
      9:00AM - 16:30PM
    • Day 2
      28th February 2022
      9:00AM - 16:30PM
  • 6/24/2022 9:00:00 AM
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    24 Jun 2022 - Virtual

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    • Day 1
      24th June 2022
      9:00AM - 16:30PM
    • Day 2
      27th June 2022
      9:00AM - 16:30PM
  • 10/17/2022 9:00:00 AM
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    17 Oct 2022 - Virtual

    Core Skills for Project Managers

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    Core Skills for Project Managers

    Duration: 2 sessions
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    • Day 1
      17th October 2022
      9:00AM - 16:30PM
    • Day 2
      18th October 2022
      9:00AM - 16:30PM