Developing Your Project Management Skills

Course Summary

This one-day course is designed to take the mystique out of managing a project.
We will explore a range of tools and techniques so that you are able to confidently set up a project and then keep it on track, ensuring you deliver the outcomes you need.

Working on your own real life case study, you will be given the opportunity to use a range of tools and techniques so that they can be put into practice straight away. By the end of the course, you will have a clear framework for effectively delivering large and small projects.
This course is suitable for those who are new to project management or have some experience as a project manager.

Course Objectives

At the end of this course:

  • You will understand the fundamentals of project management
  • You will be confident in setting up a project from scratch
  • You will be able to scope out a project and identify clear aims and objectives
  • You will understand how to manage project risk
  • You will appreciate the importance of effective project communication
  • You will learn how to monitor and evaluate your project using critical success and failure factors.

Course Content:

  • How to define your project (using your own case study)
  • Setting clear aims and objectives
  • How to plan and sequence your project
  • How to analyse and manage risk
  • The steps you need to follow in drawing up a realistic project budget
  • How to monitor and evaluate your project
  • Stakeholder engagement – working effectively with your project team
  • Your own case study – sharing your learning from the course
  • Recap of the key learning points from the course

One-Day Programme Format

Leading Edge Leadership’s one-day programmes are designed to make a powerful impact on what your people do and how they do it.

Our one-day face-to-face training programmes are scheduled from 9.30 am – 4.30 pm. We deliver all our one-day programmes as in-company programmes.

Our team of ten highly experienced trainers provide a truly engaging learning experience.

  • Developing Your Project Management Skills works best with a minimum of 6 and a maximum of 16 participants.
  • We provide copies of the PPT slides and any handouts/profiles for each participant.
  • This one-day face-to-face programme costs £1800 per day (plus VAT) – working out at £112.50 per attendee with 16 attendees.

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