Project Management

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The course is aimed at providing participants with an understanding of project management, process, tools, techniques and the benefits of implementing a project successfully. The course will enable the participant to organise scarce resources, work under tight deadlines, control project change and generate maximum team performance.

The participant will be able to plan, manage and deliver projects. This will give one the opportunity to develop leadership skills and respond to real-world scenarios. The participant will also be introduced to methods such as project integration, scope, time, cost and quality management. Emphasis will be on the closing of project tasks as well as project success.
 
Outcomes
On completion of the course, the participants will be able to :

• understand the fundamentals of project management concepts
• project initiation
• project planning & execution
• project monitoring and control
• understand project cost management tasks
• understand project quality management
• project closure

Learning  Methods

The course is learner centered. It is practice–based and will involve discussions drawing on experiences of the participants. The course will involve the art of managing projects and achieving the objectives within the time-frames.

The course integrates theory with practice and gives a considerable weighting to experiences of the participant.

Emphasis will be on the adherence to time-frames as well project completion. Discussions will revolve around case studies as well as situational analysis.

Target Audience

The programme is designed for all sectors, including private organisations, non-profitable organisations and public entities. It also aimed at individuals who have never had formal training in project management or managers who interface with projects and project teams.
 

Duration
The course is delivered over 2 consecutive days.

Fees
The cost of the course is available on request. Corporate discounts are available for 5 or more participants from the same organisation. Fees will include tuition, learning materials, meal and refreshments.

 

Daily Quote

"Trust not what inspires other members of society to choose a career. Trust what inspires you. From this decision alone will come over a third of your satisfaction or misery in your life." -- from The Lazy Person's Guide to Success

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