Introduction to Project Management Training
"Instant" snapshot of Project Management is yours in just one day - you too can deliver to time, quality & scope - take this course!
John Whiteway - AstraZeneca UK Limited
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To discuss this, or any other course, please contacts us at +44 (0)1273 622272 or use the form below.
This Project Management training course provides an introduction to the principles of Project Management, equipping delegates to apply these principles to real projects after the course.
Successful Project Management is achieved by the intelligent (and flexible) application of sound principles.
This Project Management course is designed to teach you excellent Project Management skills. Delegates attending this Project Management training course learn the skills required to successfully implement any project, within budget and on schedule.
Project Management Qualifications
This course provides a comprehensive overview of Project Management methods - without focusing on a specific methodology - providing a sound base knowledge for project managers to work from.
The most widely accepted methodology for Project Management is PRINCE2. If you are looking for a formal qualification in Project Management, take a look at our range of PRINCE2 Training courses.
We also provide private and in-company Project Management courses. +44 (0)1273 622272 to discuss.
After attending our Intro to Project Management course, delegates will be able to:
- Apply a set of best practice project management skills to any project
- Successfully plan and implement projects
- Complete a project within budget and on schedule
- Delegate responsibilities to project team members
Very structured, easy to understand, very practical & good for real cases. Clear informative presentation, logical structure and entertaining. The course addressed our specific needs well.
Oban Multilingual Strategy Ltd
Just a short note to say that following on from the project management training, I've had a follow up session with everyone together identifying the tools that they and I thought would be most useful to incorporate into our procedures. They all said that they got a lot out of the training, and the tools identified as being most useful were the scoping and work breakdown tools as well as looking more in depth at project risk. In the last week, we have gone on to use these tools on three projects, and have found that they have helped very much.
Julie Campbell - Eschmann Equipment
Very comprehensive - I have attended PM courses before run by other providers but this was far superior.
Peter Coyne - University of Brighton
Not too technical/ theoretical. Illustrations of real-life business examples were useful, pitched at the right level/ pace.
Helen Bibby - Sport England
Exceeded expectations, great value, excellent training.
This course was simplified for anyone without Project Management skills. Tony is a very engaging teacher and explained all examples perfectly. What I have learnt I can easily incorporate into my day to day role.
Phil Smith - Expedia Inc
A very well structured and taught introduction into project management. I will be looking at other course titles with Silicon Beach.
Omar Shah - GO Telecom
Introduction to Project Management Training Course Content
Project Management - Principles and Definitions
- Key principles for PM success
- What is a Project?
- What is Project Management?
- The Role of the Project Manager
Project Management - Defining Responsibilities
- Roles and Responsibilities
- Responsibility Matrix
Project Management - Stakeholder Management
- Stakeholder Analysis
- Stakeholder Planning
- Stakeholder Communication
Project Management - Managing Communications
- Communication Plan examples Techniques
Project Management - Producing the Project Definition
- Tips for writing a Project Definition
- What to include
- The approval process
Project Management - Managing Project Documentation
- Types of documentation
- How to store it
- How to track approvals
- Naming standards
Project Management - Defining the Project Work
- Setting Goals and Objectives
- Defining tasks and activities
- Brainstorming using Mind Maps
- Estimating time
- Creating a work breakdown structure
- Determining task dependencies
- Determining task constraints
- Creating a Gantt Chart and Network Diagram
Project Management - Managing Project Risk
- Techniques to identify risk
- Creating a risk management plan
Project Management - Managing the Workplan
- Updating the project plan
- Status meetings and reports
- Action items
- Dealing with issues
- Root cause analysis
- Cause and Effect analysis
- Managing the project team
Project Management - Managing Scope
- Defining scope
- Process for managing scope changes
- Managing expectations
Project Management - Managing Quality
- What is quality?
- Process to manage quality
- Resolving quality issues
Project Management - Managing Project Completion
- Phase out plan and activities
- Phase out meeting
- Phase out questions
- Course Title
- Introduction to Project Management Training
- 1 day
- £295.00 + VAT
- 13 Oct 2014
- 4 Feb 2015
- 29 Apr 2015
- 22 Jul 2015
This course can be run in-company anywhere in the world & we can tailor the content to focus on your requirements.
We regularly provide training in London, Manchester, Bristol and Europe.
Who is this course for?
Project managers and project team members who want to improve their project processes using a tried and tested approach and toolset.
To request a quote or book a course fill in the form below and one of our training managers will be in contact as soon as possible to confirm your details and answer any questions.
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