Project Management in a Day

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… What does it all mean?

Let us help you get started in this one day Project Management intensive training course.

Course Dates:

12th Dec 2016 (fully booked)

10th Feb 2017 (spaces available)

Course Length: 1 day

Course Costs:

Standard Price: £495

Charity: 31+ Staff: £345

Charity: 16-30 Staff: £160

Charity: <15 Staff: £140

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Course Location

Happy, Alie Street – view map & directions

What You Will Learn

Project Management can be intimidating – there are many different methodologies, as well as the challenge of obtaining and managing stakeholders as well as a team. In this one day intensive course, you will learn best practice for Project Management, including scheduling, reporting, and budgeting, and all the areas you need to consider before taking on a project.

We will cut through the confusing jargon and give you what you need to get started. Feel free to bring along your own examples of upcoming or existing projects – you may even leave with a project plan ready for the next day at work.

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
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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.


SMALL PRINT

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.