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Project Management Short Course

Price: £99.00Course Code: SHT PMU306
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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 Short 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?

HOW TO WORK THROUGH THIS COURSE

LESSON 1   -  NATURE AND SCOPE OF PROJECT MANAGEMENT

  • 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

LESSON 2  -  RISK AND UNCERTAINTY

  • 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

LESSON 3  -  MAINTAINING CONTROL THROUGHOUT THE PROJECT

  • 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

LESSON 4  -  INTERPERSONAL RELATIONSHIPS

  • What is communication?
  • Communication systems and techniques
  • Setting up communications systems in projects
  • Active listening
  • Finding the right staff
Course Info
Course StartAnytime, Anywhere
Course Hours20 hours
Recognised Issuing BodyASIQUAL. Asiqual offers qualifications at levels 3-7, which equate to undergraduate and post-graduate degree level.
Course CodeSHT PMU306
Course PrerequisiteNone, start anytime
Course Qualification
Study SupportStudy Support: You'll be allocated your own personal tutor/mentor who will support and mentor you throughout your whole course. Our tutors/mentors have been specifically chosen for their business expertise, qualifications and must be active within their industry. Tutors are contactable by e-mail, telephone and through our Moodle Student Support Zone online. Tutors are there to provide assistance with course material, discuss, explain and give advice and support throughout the whole programme. Their feedback is vital to your success.

                                                                             

 

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