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Project Management Training for Non Project Managers
Effective Project Management skills are becoming increasingly important. Organizations need good Project Managers, at all levels, to successfully deliver the change projects that will enable the business to adapt, grow and achieve its strategic initiatives. This introductory course provides an essential insight into the core skills required to deliver small to medium size projects.
This course is suitable for Managers, potential Project Managers, Work Stream Leaders or Team Members who wish to gain an introduction into the world of Project Management.
No previous Project Management experience is needed.
Delegates will learn how to
- Define differences between Project and Line Management
- Create a Project Initiation Document
- Break a project down into a series of dependant tasks
- Identify the Critical Path through a project
- Create a Gantt Chart Schedule
- Identify project Risk and Mitigating actions
- Control a project and handle requests for change
- Close down the project and extract ‘lessons learnt’
This highly interactive day uses a Case Study driven workshop approach to enable delegates to gain confidence in the use of well proven techniques in the areas defined above. It provides a firm foundation for ongoing further development of skills, through reading, more advanced training courses and practical ‘hands-on’ experience. For full details about this course visit the QA website
Onsite training specialists Paul Brown Associates are now delivering MS Project training anywhere in Manchester from only £55 per person. They will come to your offices and provide all the training equipment needed within their low group rates. You can read more details in their blog post
PBA Training are specialist in onsite training and can deliver a Microsoft Project course from Foundation to Advanced level at your own offices in Manchester from only £55 per person + VAT. You can read more on their blog at www.microsofttrainingcourses.org