Project Management in a Day

This highly interactive and intensive one-day course will help you understand what Project Management is REALLY all about. Drawing on practical examples we’ll cut through the jargon and give you what you need to get started.

You may even leave with a project plan ready for the next day at work.

Course Dates:

9th Nov 2016 (spaces available)

Course Length: 1 day

Course Costs:

Standard Price: £495 (+VAT)

Public Sector: £495 (+VAT)

Charity: £345 (+VAT)

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Course Location

Happy, Alie Street – view map & directions

What You Will Learn

Project managers will tell you that it takes a lifetime to learn how to manage projects.

A search of the Internet shows that there are lots of methodologies and techniques…. PRINCE2 ®, PMI®, Agile….

So let us help  you get started.

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Session 1 –Stakeholders

  • Who are they?
  • What do they want?
  • Why do we need them?
  • What do we do with them?

Session 2 – Schedule

  • What do we need to do?
  • Who is going to do it?
  • What will it cost?
  • How long will it take?

Session 3 – Documenting

  • Project plans
  • Gantt Charts
  • Logs
  • Budgets

Session 4 – Doing it

  • Managing People
  • Managing Time
  • Managing Money
  • Managing Risk
  • Reporting

Intensive Courses from Happy

Intensive courses have been created specifically for those who need to learn a great deal of content at a faster pace. Each one is focused on increasing your productivity, and building a substantial expertise in just a single day. These courses will be longer, faster and more intensive than a standard classroom course. If you can keep up, the rewards will definitely be worth the effort.


The course runs 9:30am to 5:15pm (light cold buffet 1pm to 1:45pm). Please be careful to arrive by 9:15am for registration and refreshments. The course will start precisely on time and it may not be possible to go back over material missed by late arrivals. If you arrive over 20 minutes late you may be asked to leave and attend another day.

Your Course Trainer

Mike Barron

Mike Barron

Mike has worked for 20 years in private and public sectors as a facilitator, coach and IT / soft skills trainer. He specialises in project management, Lean and MS Project training and consultancy.

One of Happy's lead trainers, he will make sure your learning experience will be challenging, engaging and transformative.