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( Wayne, 22/06/2017 ) Q:

If I take the project manager short course do I still get a certificate?

( 22/06/2017 ) A:

Hello Wayne,

Thank you for getting in touch. 

The course is done completely on line, with a self-test after each lesson which you will need to pass in order to progress. Once you have completed everything, you will be able to print of a certificate.


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Project Management 20 Hours Certificate Course

Project Management is an essential skill that can be learned and applied in a wide variety of careers. It can also  be used in projects that you undertake for yourself helping you to complete your project on-time and within budget.

The Project Management Short course will help you get a firm grasp of what you will need to know to effectively manage projects. Projects have many stages and carefully planning at each stage will see that things are implemented efficiently and effectively, ultimately resulting in a project that runs smoothly. 

This 20 hour course will help you understand more about what is involved in project management, risk management in project management, maintaining control of your projects, maintaining relationships throughout the project, what to do when a project comes to an end and some golden rules for project management. Self-assessment tests and additional learning will help you become a star project manager in a weekend. Add it to your resume, manage your own renovation projects at home, your options are endless!

What is covered in this course?



  • The role of a project manager
  • Definitions
  • Characteristics of a project
  • Stages of a project
  • Where is project management applied?
  • Types of project management
  • Types of project management offices
  • Project types
  • State of the art
  • Static management
  • Lesson 1 additional reading
  • Review what you have been learning


  • What is risk?
  • Some seek risk
  • The importance of a business case
  • The feasibility study
  • Risk identification
  • Lesson 2 additional reading
  • Review what you have been learning


  • Tools for control
  • When and where control needs to be exercised
  • Nine steps to successful project planning
  • Lesson 3 additional reading
  • Review what you have been learning


  • What is communication?
  • Communication systems and techniques
  • Setting up communications systems in projects
  • Active listening
  • Finding the right staff
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Course StartBegin your learning at any time.
Course Prerequisite None.
Course Qualification (Study Option A)
Course Qualification (Short Courses)Online Certificate issued after successful completion of online multiple choice questions based tests.
Course Qualification (Study Option B)
Comparative Credits Information
Course Duration and DeadlinesCourse hours given are a guide only.
Study SupportNone.
Suitability for Self Employment and Small BusinessesOur courses are ideal for sole traders and small business owners and their staff. Customer confidence in what you can do will determine how successful you are in getting clients. Doing the job right using the correct knowledge and skills, leads to repeat business and referrals to friends, family and work colleagues. Completing one or more of our courses for the service you have to offer, will give you the tools to achieve this and grow your business.
Recognition of Your Course By EmployersKnowledge is power, so the more relevant skills you can acquire, the more attractive you will look to an employer.
Recognition of Your Course By UniversitiesNot Applicable
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How Can I Enrol?Online clicking the Enrol Now button.
How Can I Get a Pro-forma Invoice for my Employer?Contact us with details and we will email your employer an invoice. We will need: employer's name, address, telephone number, email address and contact name. We will also require your name, telephone number, email address, date of birth and the course and code you wish to enrol for.
Project Management 20 Hours Certificate Course


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Project Management 20 Hours Certificate Course

Price: £99.00Course Code: SHT PMU306
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