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Successful Project Management

Tools and Techniques

SC45

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Introduction

In order to continually succeed, business must keep adapting to changing circumstances. Project management is the key driver of change within an organisation and this course is designed to equip the participants with all the tools and knowledge necessary to become successful project managers.

Who should attend

This practical and thought provoking course is designed for directors and senior executives who wish to drive change within their organisations through successful project management.

CPD Certified Courses
COURSE PROFILE

Principles of Project Management

  • Forming a project plan
  • Critical success factors
  • An introduction to project management risk

Project Monitoring and Project Change Control

  • Effective use of tools and techniques
    • Process mapping
    • WBS
    • Gantt charts
    • Milestones
    • Critical path analysis

Building Successful Project Teams

  • Leading a successful project
  • Communication and group decision making
  • Cross-functional teams
  • Roles within a team
  • Team motivation

Leading and Managing Change

  • Psychology of change
  • Becoming a positive change agent
  • Overcoming resistance to change
  • Recognising the impact of change on the environment
  • Internal communication

Project Evaluation and Conclusions

  • Communicating and presenting project results
  • Dealing with project shortfalls
  • Identifying lessons learned
SKILLS

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

  • Understand the key principles of project management
  • Effectively use the project management tools
  • Create a successful project management team
  • Communicate the aims of the project clearly
  • Motivate your project management team
  • Know the fundamentals of successfully managing a project
  • Identify and manage change
  • Evaluate the outcomes of the project
COMPETENCIES
  • Building Project Teams
  • Communication
  • Managing Change
  • Motivating Staff
  • Project Evaluation
  • Project Management
  • Project Management Tools and Techniques
  • Project Planning
  • Project Risks
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