Practical Project Management - 2 days

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Course overview

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Students who complete this course are awarded a certificate from emagine. Course follow-up includes the provision of soft copies of several Project Management tools and templates – ready for immediate use in the workplace.

Empower your projects with practical insights

Practical Project Management is designed to establish a detailed understanding of Project Management terms, concepts and methodologies.

In simulating real-life environments, trainees gather the detailed knowledge required to apply the training on return to their work environment.

The hands-on approach of this course over two days ensures trainees ‘learn by doing’ and gain a step-by-step, real-time experience in using the tools and implementing the methodologies and support structures.

Participants in the 2-day Practical Project Management course will gain a comprehensive understanding of Project Management essentials, including project framework and concepts, knowledge areas, and practical tools.

Course follow-up includes the provision of soft copies of a number of Project Management tools and templates – ready for immediate use in the workplace. Students who successfully complete this course are awarded a certificate from emagine.

Project Management Training

Practical Project Management

Practical Project Management is meticulously crafted to foster a profound and intricate understanding of the comprehensive lexicon, fundamental principles, and advanced methodologies that govern the dynamic field of project management.

Ultimately, trainees will emerge well-prepared to excel in project management.

Duration: 2 days sessions

This 2-day Practical Project Management course covers the following:

Understanding Project Management framework and concepts:

  • Project management framework & processes
  • Project environment
  • Project phases and development lifecycles
  • The role of the Project Manager

Project Management knowledge areas:

Project Integration Management

  • Developing a project charter & project management plan
  • Delivering a project
  • Implementing change control
  • Closing a project
  • Project Scope Management
  • Collecting requirements
  • Defining the scope
  • Creating a work breakdown structure
  • Managing the scope

Project Schedule Management

  • Planning schedule management
  • Estimating & sequencing activities
  • Understanding a critical path
  • Maintaining a schedule

Project Cost Management

  • Cost estimation & control
  • Determining a budget

Project Resource Management

  • Resource planning
  • Effort and resource estimation
  • Motivational theories
  • Team development & management

Project Communications Management

  • Communication planning & management
  • Working globally and remotely

 Project Risk Management

  • Risk identification & analysis
  • Planing risk responses & risk control
  • Implementing a proactive risk management culture

Project Stakeholder Management

  • Stakeholder identification & analysis
  • Effective communication with stakeholders

This course is ideal for:

  • Aspiring project managers seeking practical guidance and tools for consistent project delivery.
  • Functional managers juggling part-time project management alongside their primary responsibilities, benefiting from versatile tools and methods applicable to both roles.

There are no specific prerequisites for this course.

This course equips individuals with the ability to develop project charters, manage project scope, and plan and control project schedules and costs.

It also imparts skills in resource planning, team management, and effective stakeholder communication, fostering a proactive approach to risk management.

emagine has been reviewed and approved as a provider of project management training, and students who successfully complete this course are awarded a certificate from emagine.

Please contact the Training Team for the next available dates for this course. Register your interest by completing the form. 

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