Project Management (Two day course)

  • 4 place(s) remaining
  • 5th Nov 19 - 6th Nov 19
  • 9.30am - 4.30pm
  • Rother District Council
    Committee RoomView mapInfo
    Location Information

    Please note that visitor car parking is not available on site at the Town Hall but there is free parking available on the surrounding roads. As the council offices are centrally located the train station is only a 5-10 minute walk away.

    Room details:

    Committee Room

  • £220for members £300for non-members

Overview

This two day course will equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to manage projects effectively.
The course will cover the following areas:

  • Introduction to project management
  • Writing project terms of reference
  • Producing work break down structures
  • Project resourcing and costing
  • Allocating project responsibility
  • Project scheduling
  • Network diagrams
  • Project risk
  • Monitoring and control
  • Project closure

This course will enable you to

  • Read project management documentation and participate in meetings without being confused by the jargon
  • Decide whether what you’re working on merits the use of project management
  • Assess project success and failure objectively
  • Explain the generic project management process
  • Use a range of simple tools and techniques that enhance efficiency and effectiveness
  • Use advanced communication skills when dealing with potential conflict situations
  • Use a range of templates to support project communication
  • Conduct more efficient and effective project meetings
  • Use earned value to gain a deeper insight into project progress
  • Identify the best methods to use when monitoring your project and recognise what needs t be done to get the project back on track

Who is the Course aimed at

Anyone with active responsibility for delivering project success, either as project manager, key team member or in a governance role. This course has replaced the previous one day courses on this subject. The new two-day format ensures that delegates gain an in-depth introduction to the subject together with the opportunity to practice new skills.

Trainer

The course will be delivered by Pearce Learning and Development, either by Peter Pearce the owner of the company, or one of his associates. Peter’s company has been delivering training to the STC since its inception and also delivers training to a wide variety of public and private sector clients across London and the South East.

Personal feedback is that courses are delivered with great energy and enthusiasm underpinned by huge subject expertise. Peter is keen to emphasise he likes attendees to be active participants, so you won’t encounter dozens of slides or be asked to sit and listen all day. You’re much more likely to be involved in a discussion or a group exercise.

Project Management (Two day course)

  • 4 place(s) remaining
  • 5th Nov 19 - 6th Nov 19
  • 9.30am - 4.30pm
  • Rother District Council
    Committee RoomView mapInfo
    Location Information

    Please note that visitor car parking is not available on site at the Town Hall but there is free parking available on the surrounding roads. As the council offices are centrally located the train station is only a 5-10 minute walk away.

  • £220for members £300for non-members
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