certified course: project management

In todays timepressured, costconscious global business environment, tight project deadlines and stringent expectations are the norm. The primary challenge of project management is to achieve all of the project goals and objectives while meeting the preconceived constraints. The primary constraints are scope, time, quality and budget. The secondary and more ambitious challenge is to optimize the allocation of necessary inputs and integrate them to meet pre-defined objectives.

Projects are an effective means of introducing change in organisations, and adopting a systematic approach can be a deciding factor between success and failure. Irrespective of the industry type or size, every project undertaken today requires a systematic approach for successful execution

This course will examine the latest methods to manage resources, stay on track and within budget, coverage for dealing with the pros and cons of remote teams, as well as providing tips and information on setting realistic expectations and meeting everyones needs. The course will also expose delegates to methods and strategies to get tasks done with minimal staff as well as tips and advice for motivating a project team. The courses also examine the latest concepts and fundamentals behind bestpractice project management techniques, including the mind-set and skill set of todays most effective project managers

Module Learning Objectives

At the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the factors that lead to project success
  • Explain the core principles of project management
  •  Identify key project management activities throughout the project lifecycle
  • Practise key project management activities with the assistance of the trainer
  • Practical tools to ensure that the project is completed as planned  
  • The skills to handle issues that arise during the project to reduce their impact on the project objectives 
  • New methods to identify and assess project risks, costs and requirements
  • Efficient implementation of your project through organisation and preparation 
  • Skills to cost, estimate and budget with precision to guarantee the efficient use of resources 
  • Better management of change and conflict prevent disruption to the project schedule 
  • Practical techniques for measurement and control
  • Practical tools to identify stakeholders and plan to meet their individual needs including creation of a stakeholder map personally tailored to your project 

Who Should Attend?

All staff involved in projects

Course Outline

  • Project Definition
  • Project Initiation and Definition
  • Project Planning
  • Project Execution and Implementation
  • Project Monitoring & Control
  • Project Closure and Handover
  • The Project Environment
  • Managing successful Projects
  • Methodologies and methods
  • Project Risk Management
  • Mastering Finance for Projects
  • Stage Management of the project
  • Managing Stakeholder Expectations
  • Closing the project 

The Capworth Training team will take steps to ensure that in house programmes are run at a time that suits you. Contact our client liaison team corporate@capworthtraining.com to discuss running this programme in house.

Location: London

Dates: 6th – 17th June 2016

Contact Capworth for price details.