A 3-day intensive project management workshop that gives a comprehensive overview of the main features, tools, and techniques of project management, from setting priorities to controlling expenses and reporting on results. Gives a broad overview of project management methodology. This is aligned to SAQA US 120385 - Apply a range of project management tools and techniques, however, this course is not credit bearing. Should you wish to do the credit bearing version, kindly select the course Project Management Tools and Techniques.
An overview of the essentials of Project Management for anyone new to projects or who needs to understand the terminology, the project life cycle, the roles and responsibilities and the tools a project manager uses to get the job done.
Cost$689.70 If you are currently resident in South Africa you will need to pay VAT at 15%.
Instructor Led classroom based training. Scheduled classes are normally held in Woodmead - near to Sandton in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. Stationary and textbook included. Refreshments, including 2 tea breaks and a cooked meal for lunch are provided for full time courses. Contact hours are between 9am to 4pm.
Anybody who would like to gain an understanding of the main components, tools, and techniques of project management.
Anyone who needs an NQF aligned short-course on project management or who needs an accredited project management short training course that is practical and relevant and trained by an expert.
Ideal for a manager without a formal project management qualification who needs a grasp of the terminology and methodology of project management in order to effectively lead a team involved in managing projects.
This is an excellent crash course or refresher course.
Any team and management experience beneficial.
No direct project management experience necessary, although it is beneficial.
It is beneficial to have attended the Leading Training Project Management Fundamentals Course if you are an absolute beginner. If you can't attend that course, and are a beginner, please request a course pre-reading pack.
Course Outline / Curriculum
What is a Project?
Project Management Basics
Approaches to Project Management
Traditional or Waterfall Project Management
PMBOK 6 Guide
Principles of Project management based on PRINCE2
Agile Project Management
Choosing the Best Approach
Organizational Breakdown Structure
Roles and Responsibility
Role of the Project Manager
The Project Life Cycle
The Project Processes
Phases or Stages of a Project
Goals and Objectives
Statement of Scope
Goals and Objectives
Cost and Schedule Estimates
List of Stakeholders
Assumptions and Agreements
The Communication Plan
Communication in Projects
Risks Management Strategies
Planning Tools and Techniques
Work Breakdown Structure
Critical Path Analysis
The Network Diagram