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Project Management Essentials

Programme Overview

Delivering successfully on a project can be a daunting task and, whilst important, the wealth of project management techniques and terminology can be intimidating. ‘Project Management Essentials’ is designed for staff who will be involved in carrying out projects but may not necessarily see themselves as a project manager.

This one-day programme is designed to explore and provide the key elements of successfully implementing, running, and delivering on a project.  

Benefits of attending this workshop

  • Understand what a project is and why they sometimes fail
  • Develop a project plan which sets out objectives, deliverables, and measurable targets
  •  Identify the key stages of a project’s life cycle and their essential elements
  •  Use charting and measurement techniques to plan and communicate progress
  • Identify and use useful tools and techniques to assist the project’s execution and control
  • Increased confidence in setting up and running projects
  •  Be able to reduce risk and manage expectations
  • Deliver more effectively and efficiently on projects

 

Key Topics

  • What constitutes a project? Why do they fail?
  • The skills of a successful project manager.
  • The Project Management life cycle.
  • Project definition, stakeholder mapping and communicating objectives
  • Project Management planning – phases, techniques, and tools.
  • Risk assessment and managing change
  • Project execution and reporting tools.
  • Monitoring and controlling.
  • Close out, analysis and understanding results.
  • Review and objective setting

 

 

 

Course Dates

Turning Factor Zoom Rooms
17th February 2021 (1 Day)
9:00am - 4:30pm, split into 4 distinct sessions

Virtual - via Zoom

£195 + VAT (RRP £250)

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