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Project Management for Non-Project Managers

Anyone who has to work with others to deliver business change, products or services to tight deadlines and wants to learn the secrets of success. Also anyone who is working in or around projects and wants to have more influence in how we deliver organisational benefit. Anyone who just needs to understand what project management is about and only has a day to do it.

Learning Objectives

What skills will I gain?

• Learn to set measurable objectives.

• Appreciate which roles are essential in a project and how they can add value

• Understand how to structure a project for success.

• Understand the importance of communication in achieving project objectives and how different stakeholders view success in different ways

• Learn how to sub-divide and schedule tasks.

• Better understand how to estimate work.

• Understand the implications of limited resources on a piece of work.

• Appreciate how to consider and plan for uncertainty, risk and opportunity.

• Understand the importance of having tools for controlling changes within a piece of work.

 

Course Content

This fun and highly interactive day uses a team based simulation to take you through the challenges of selecting, prioritising, and implementing service improvement projects in a way that lets you see immediately the organisational impact of the decisions you make.

You will work in small teams in a safe but competitive environment and you will be amazed at how your confidence and performance improves dramatically as you move through the day. You will also see how the increase in personal performance delivers significant business benefit and so experience first hand why good project management is so crucial to delivering successful outcomes.

We will strip away the mystique and jargon and give you simple project techniques that you can apply immediately in your workplace to improve your personal effectiveness and increase the success of your key initiatives.

This event is equally powerful as a public course drawing together experiences from disparate participants, as it is providing a launch event for project management within a single organisation

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Virtual Classroom

Virtual classrooms provide all the benefits of attending a classroom course without the need to arrange travel and accomodation. Please note that virtual courses are attended in real-time, commencing on a specified date.

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