Project Management

Overview

The Project Management course aims to introduce Project Managers, Potential Project Managers, Schedulers and Planners to the skills and competencies required to successfully manage projects in their organisations.

  

Content

Fundamentals of the project management cycle

  • What is a project?
  • Definitions
  • The difference between projects and processes
  • The role of the project manager
  • Project phases

   
Managing project goals and task outlines

  • Developing scope
  • Project constraints
  • Project priorities
  • Conducting a stakeholder analysis
  • Project communication planning
  • Initial project scope processes
  • Project charter and project goals

  
Determining project status

  • The project and your organisation
  • Project Formative Phase: Detailed Scope planning

  
Selecting, motivating and managing the project team

  • Understanding project team members
  • Team selection
  • Team management

Managing delegation, controlling and tracking the project

  • Project monitoring
  • Control systems
  • Project change controls

  
Managing clients and stakeholders

  • The project communication plan

    
Managing project schedules and budgets

  • Project resources
  • Assigning resources
  • Budget allocation, monitoring and management
  • Budget reporting – it’s not just the final figure
  • Contingency plans
      

Project close, evaluation and review

  • Closing the project
  • The devil is in the detail
  • Assessment of project outcomes and lessons learned

 

Learning outcomes

By the end of this program participants will

  • Have a deeper understanding of the complexities of communication;
  • Understand the project cycle
  • Develop scope
  • Delegate tasks within the project charter
  • Effectively plan a project
  • Effectively monitor a project and change controls
  • Develop a communication plan
  • Understand budget allocation and contingency planning
  • Understand the importance of closing the project

  

Prerequisite

This program requires no previous experience or training

  

Course duration

2 days

 

Investment

$990+GST per person

Includes:

  • Experienced facilitator
  • Interactive, practical and hands on learning
  • Small groups for maximum impact
  • Take home resource workbook
  • Post course Coach Line
  • Post course follow up
  • Certificate of Attendance for participants
  • Morning & afternoon refreshments
  • Delicious cafe lunch

 

Enjoy Real People, Real Conversations, Real Results 

 

Further development

Stakeholder Engagement

Risk Management

Certificate IV in Project Management Practice

 

  

 

When

12 November 2018 (Two days)