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An introduction to project management

Course Dates: 13/02/21 - 06/03/21
Time: 10:00 - 13:15
Location: Online
Tutors:

Want to learn about project management? You will learn techniques to ensure that controlled management of a project is obtained from start to finish.

This course is FREE if a) You are on a Low Wage or b) You are either on Jobseekers' Allowance (JSA) or Employment & Support Allowance(ESA) or c) You receive other state benefits (including Universal Credit). For more information click here

This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.

Description

What is the course about?

Prince2 is a Project management methodology that is used organisations businesses and Individuals to ensure that a controlled management of projects is obtained from start to finish. This course will provide you with a basic understanding of the Prince2 themes, Principles and processes and tailoring.

This is a live online course. You will need:
- Internet connection. The classes work best with Chrome.
- A computer with microphone and camera.
- Earphones/headphones/speakers.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.

What will we cover?

- The Principles (Foundations for Prince2)
- Themes (Business Case to Risk Management)
- Processes (Start up to closure)
- Tailoring.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

Learn how the Themes, Principles, Processes and Tailoring of Prince2 work together to enable you to effectively manage a project.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

Good level of English to be able to follow instructions and have class discussion with the tutor and other learners.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

The course is a mixture of practical and theoretical. Learners will be working on a case study or working on their own projects. Work will be checked to ensure understanding is gained by the learner.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

No other costs, just bring Pen and Paper.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Project management using Microsoft Project, grow in confidence with networking - for work or business, introduction to strategy.

Reviews
Tutor Biographies
Ayo Alegbeleye

Ayo has over 30 years in Managing projects and operations in various private and public organisations. He has utilised this experience to run Project Management courses for over 15 years in private and public sector organisations. He is currently part of a Project Management team on a project to relocate staff and services from its current location to a new Town Hall on the site of the old Royal London Hospital. He holds various project management qualifications including Prince 2, AMP and an MBA, and teaches APM project management fundamentals to exam level. He loves the vibrancy of teaching at City Lit, where the non accredited courses he teaches provide a unique practical overview of Prince 2. He finds Project Management really comes alive for students through the use of case studies and sharing real-life experiences.

Please note: We reserve the right to change our tutors from those advertised. This happens rarely, but if it does, we are unable to refund fees due to this. Our tutors may have different teaching styles; however we guarantee a consistent quality of teaching in all our courses.

Book your place

Course Code: CPTPM03

Sat, day, 13 Feb - 06 Mar '21

Duration: 4 sessions (over 4 weeks)

Full fee: £199.00
Senior fee: £159.00
Concession: £100.00

Or call to enrol: 020 7831 7831

Any questions? computing@citylit.ac.uk
or call 020 7492 2515

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