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Corporate Training & Development – Project Management Training: Understanding Project

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Project management isn’t just for construction engineers and military logistics experts anymore. Today, in addition to the regular duties of your job, you are often expected to take on extra assignments – and to get that additional job done well, done under budget, and done on time.


This programme is not intended to take you from a supervisory or administrative position to that of a project manager. However, these three days will familiarize you with the most common terms and the most current thinking about projects.



Course Objectives


By the end of the course, you would be able to:

  • Understand what is meant by a project.
  • Recognize what steps must be taken to complete projects on time and on budget.
  • Have a better ability to sell ideas and make presentations.
  • Know simple techniques and tools for planning and tracking your project.
  • Have methods for keeping the team focused and motivated.


Course Coverage

  1. What is Project and the Project Management Basics
  2. How can Project’s Help Me
  3. A Project’s Life Cycle and Selling a Project
  4. Preparing Your Project •  Discuss the six things to consider when planning your project.
  5. The Role of a Project Manager
  6. Project Goals
  7. Laying Out the Project
  8. Project Risks and Contingency Planning
  9. What Really Needs To Be Done?
  10. The Work Breakdown Structure
  11. Planning Tools
  12. Budgets
  13. Teamwork and Developing Teams
  14. Earthquake!
  15. Communication
  16. Closing Out a Project

Entry Requirements

  • For people who have had 0r will  have  project management responsibilities. It is also suitable for project leaders or anyone who will be performing in those roles in the future.

Delivery methods

  • Classroom

Assesment Methods

  • Completion of Course

Graduation and Degree

  • Corporate Training & Development – Project Management Training: Understanding Project

Commencement date

Upon Enquiry

Full/part time

Full Time, Part Time

Length of course

21 Hours

Course Price


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