Project Management Techniques… The Secrets to Success

This one-day course provides participants with the fundamentals of the entire project management process, as well as essential project management tools and techniques to guarantee projects are correctly lead and executed from start to finish.

 

Overview

In the past few decades, organisations have discovered something incredible; the principles that have been used to create enormous successes in large projects can be applied to projects of any size to create extraordinary success. As a result, many employees are expected to understand project management techniques and how to apply them to all projects.

This one-day course provides participants with the fundamentals of the entire project management process, as well as essential project management tools and techniques to guarantee projects are correctly lead and executed from start to finish.

What’s covered

  • Projects, project management, and project managers explained
  • Identify the importance of the PMBOK and PMI
  • Identify the five process groups and nine knowledge areas as defined by the PMI
  • Describe the triple constraint
  • Perform a project needs assessment and write goals, requirements, and deliverables
  • Create key project documents, including the statement of work, project planning worksheet, and project charter
  • Build a project schedule by estimating time, costs, and resources
  • Understand and use the work breakdown structure
  • Create project planning documents, such as a schedule, risk management plan, and communication plan
  • Use planning tools, including the Gantt chart, network diagram, and RACI chart
  • Establish and use baselines
  • Monitor and maintain the project
  • Perform basic management tasks, including leading status meetings and ensuring all documents are complete at the end of the project

Who's it for?

  • Team leaders or emerging leaders
  • CEOs and senior executives
  • People wishing to accomplish a project that comes in on time, on budget and at the stipulated quality
  • Anyone who wants to broaden their skills to incorporate project management fundamentals
  • Team members working as part of teams and projects
  • Anyone struggling with projects in their current role

Outcomes

  • Deep insights into how successful projects are carried out
  • Understanding the importance of planning before a project commences
  • How documentation plays a vital role in the project cycle
  • How to select the right people in a project

Facilitator

Pat Stanley

For over 17 years, Pat has worked as a national training facilitator, bringing over 30 years of diverse experience, expertise, knowledge and insights. Her studies in psychology, human behaviour and mediation and leadership have underpinned her success, and she is passionate about passing on her knowledge to others.

Her experience has included working with people and teams in the not-for-profit, commercial and public sectors throughout Australia and beyond. Pat is widely acknowledged as a passionate facilitator who always delivers informative, interesting, enjoyable and relatable courses.

Details

Time

09.30 a.m. - 3.30 p.m.

Location

All CBD locations. Specific venue details are provided when you book

Fee

$420 ex GST

What you get

Lunch and refreshments (dietary requests taken upon booking)
Full set of electronic notes
Post course support (6 months)

 

 

Upcoming dates

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New South Wales


  • Project Management Course
    14-05-2021
    9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Time: 9.30am – 3.30pm Overview In the past few decades, organisations have discovered something incredible; the principles that have been used to create enormous successes in large projects can be applied to projects of any size to create extraordinary success. As a result, many employees are expected to understand project management techniques and how to (more…)

Queensland


  • Project Management Course
    01-06-2021
    9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Time: 9.30am – 3.30pm Overview In the past few decades, organisations have discovered something incredible; the principles that have been used to create enormous successes in large projects can be applied to projects of any size to create extraordinary success. As a result, many employees are expected to understand project management techniques and how to (more…)

Victoria


  • Project Management Course
    28-05-2021
    9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Time: 9.30am – 3.30pm Overview In the past few decades, organisations have discovered something incredible; the principles that have been used to create enormous successes in large projects can be applied to projects of any size to create extraordinary success. As a result, many employees are expected to understand project management techniques and how to (more…)

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If you prefer, we can conduct any of our courses specifically for your staff and at your premises. This may prove to be cost-effective and, of course, we can tailor our programs to meet the specific requirements of your organisation and participants.

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