Understanding project management

Course Dates: 08/07/23
Time: 10:00 - 17:00
Location: Keeley Street
What is Project Management, why is it important and what skills and tools do we need to manage a project? Get started in this one day course.
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Full fee £99.00 Senior fee £79.00 Concession £64.00

Course Code: CPJS02

Sat, day, 08 Jul - 08 Jul '23

Duration: 1 session

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What is the course about?

Project management is a science that organisations businesses and Individuals use to ensure that when dealing with changes they are effectively managed. Practitioners go through a process of specification, management and control.
This course will provide you with step by step guide to help you set up, manage, execute and control your projects. We'll give tools and ideas to help you achieve your goals successful.

What will we cover?

• Project Context
• Project start up.
• Planning
• Execution
• Control
• Risk
• Closure
• Critical path
• Workbreak down structures.

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

Learn the basic concepts of project management a project. These will enable you to have the skills to manage a small 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?

Please click here to view our Microsoft 365 courses.

Disclaimer: Use of Third-Party Software
This course might require you to either use your own personal account or create an account for the purposes of this course. City Lit cannot accept any responsibility for any failings of the third party or provide technical support. Whilst using the software you will be responsible for abiding by the providers terms and conditions and maintaining your own work.

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.