Introduction to Project Management
This two-day Project Management training course provides a valuable introduction to effective project management from developing the original project idea to writing the final project report. It includes a range of practical project planning and management tools and provides a handy guide to the ‘jargon’.
Public Sector Price£890*
Charity < 15 Staff£490*
Charity 16-30 Staff£690*
Charity 31+ Staff£890*
- *Excluding VAT
Class size12 approx.
This two-day Project Management course is designed to give an introduction to project management, from developing the original project idea to writing the final project report. It is for anyone who is new to project management or would like more formal training in this area.
What you will learn
- To know the principal phases of a project, including definition, planning, implementation and completion
- To understand project team roles
- To understand the role and functions of a project manager
- To use a range of techniques and tools to plan, monitor and control the project
- To understand a range of project monitoring and evaluation methods.
- To enable you to collect the information and evidence to show how your project has succeeded in meeting its aims and objectives
- The phases of the project life cycle
- Managing the critical dimensions of quality, cost and time
- Involving service-users and other stakeholders
- Using a range of project management tools including:
- Work breakdown schedules
- Task dependencies
- Gantt charts
- Network diagramming
- Risk analysis
- Skills and responsibility matrices
- Project leadership, team roles and communication
- Project completion and reporting
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Group Learning Events
If you have five or more learners, a private group event could be cheaper.
We can tailor the content to your team, and host the workshop inhouse at your workplace or here at Happy's HQ in Aldgate, Central London.
The Small Print
Each day of the course will run from 10am to 4:30pm (lunch is served 1pm to 1:45pm — we offer a choice of 3 cold bowl dishes). Please be careful to arrive by 9.45am 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 30 minutes late you may be asked to leave and attend another day.
Please ensure you read our Terms and Conditions before booking for our payment terms and cancellation policy.
The happy Guarantee
We want everyone to go away from our courses feeling as though they have learnt useful, practical skills that they can use straight away when they go back to work.
If you don’t feel that your training has been useful or if you are unhappy in any way, please get in touch with our Customer Services team within 30 days of the course. We will be happy to offer you additional support and training free of charge to help you to gain the skills you need, or if you’d prefer, a full refund.
Saddia4 days ago
Great atmosphere, Sal was very welcoming & explained each step making it very easy to follow through the whole module. Highly recommend.
Sajid Ali4 days ago
Location was great, refreshments were endless, ice cream fridge was a winner, tutor was excellent!
Paul Murtagh5 days ago
Excellent customer service. Good value for money
Trusted Customer19 days ago
Happy name speaks for itself. You feel happy when you go there
Anne Mitson19 days ago
Manuela Romeo19 days ago
Course very well delivered and structured. The facilitator focused on our weaknesses and tailored the course to our needs.
Shameem Akhtar22 days ago
the whole package was good
Trusted Customer28 days ago
The atmosphere, the content, the trainer, the offices
Trusted Customer29 days ago
From the moment I walked through the door everyone was really welcoming and put me at my ease. Dez, the facilitator held the group well and ket the flow of the training ...
Trusted Customer32 days ago
Course was good. Trainer was excellent as usual. Only gripe is the aftercare bit. I have attended 2 previous courses and have asked for (and received) a PDF of the traini...
Anna Jones33 days ago
Fabulous trainer, great location and venue.
Samantha Phillips40 days ago
I think Happy are fantastic! Their communication is clear and quick. I received a warm welcome on the day of my course and support throughout, as well as a yummy lunch pr...