If you're looking to move into management, or want to gain some project management skills for your current role, this is the course for you. Learn to manage a project from start to finish, including popular standards and processes and how to manage stakeholders. Understand the role of a project manager and learn how to plan work and execute projects.
What will I learn?
What a project is, and how you can manage it, including:
An overview of popular Project Management methodologies and standards
The project life cycle: Concept, Develop, Execute and Finish
Nine areas every project manager should know
The main constraints projects often encounter
The benefits of Project Management
What is involved in the concept phase, including:
Key project roles, like the project manager, team and stakeholder
Setting and justifying your goals
What is involved in the development phase, including:
The project management plan
Planning for change
How to monitor and control the execution of a project, including:
Quality auditing and continuous improvement
Getting handover right and how to use the lessons learned
This course requires approximately 2 - 4 hours of study per week, but can vary depending on the student. This includes watching videos, and taking quizzes and assessments.
If you pass this course you'll receive a Certificate of Achievement. While this certificate isn't a formal qualification or credit, you can use it to demonstrate your interest in learning about this area to potential employers or educational institutions.
Where could this lead me?
If you're wondering what your future could look like in this area, here are some potential careers you could head towards.
Project office manager
Project or Program administrator
Corporate service manager
Senior project manager
Project support officer
Project team member
MODULE 1: PROJECT MANAGEMENT OVERVIEW
MODULE 2: THE CONCEPT PHASE
MODULE 3: THE DEVELOP PHASE
MODULE 4: PROJECT EXECUTE AND FINISH PHASES