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Results-Based Project Management Essentials Training
Results-Based Project Management Essentials Training

PROJECT MANAGEMENT TRAINING COURSES

Project Management Skills Workshops

Essential Skills in Project Management delivered in 11 UK locations or at your offices UK-wide
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Essential Skills in One-Day Classes

Our unique, specially designed Project Management Essentials courses provide a great way to get the skills you need in the following ways:

  • A solid introduction for newcomers to project management
  • Structured skills for people who manage projects as part of their role
  • An invaluable grounding for people who plan to take a main certification
If your needs fall into one (or more) of the above, and are looking for a speedy and cost effective solution, then our courses are exactly what you need.

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Classroom training is proven to give the best learning experience and knowledge retention. You have the benefit of a relaxed but professional learning environment, an experienced trainer and the opportunity to ask questions, so you are 100% sure you understand all the course content.

And with our long history of training since 1995, along with our experienced trainers, you are sure to get the service and skills enhancement you need.

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COURSE OUTLINES & LINKS FOR
PROJECT MANAGEMENT ESSENTIALS TRAINING
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Project Management Fast Track

Project Management Fast Track

COURSE OUTLINE
[Duration: one day]

  • Course Overview and Learning Objectives
  • Defining Projects and Project Management
  • How Can Projects Help Me?
  • A Project's Life Cycle
  • Project Goals
  • Using a Target Chart
  • Preparing Your Project
  • What Really Needs to be Done?
  • The Work Breakdown Structure
  • Scheduling and Planning
  • Project Risks
  • Execution Phase
  • Closing Out a Project
  • Your Personal Action Plan

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Project Management Intro: Setting Up

Project Management Intro: Setting Up

COURSE OUTLINE
[Duration: one day]

  • Course Overview and Learning Objectives
  • Defining Projects and Project Management
  • The Role of a Project Manager
  • Eight Aspects of a Project
  • How Can Projects Help Me?
  • A Project's Life Cycle
  • Selling a Project
  • Creating a Vision
  • Project Goals
  • Using a Target Chart
  • Preparing Your Project
  • Laying out the Project
  • Your Personal Action Plan

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Project Management Tools

Project Management Tools

COURSE OUTLINE
[Duration: one day]

  • Course Overview and Learning Objectives
  • What Really needs to be Done?
  • The Work Breakdown Structure
  • Scheduling and Planning
  • Budgeting
  • Project Risks
  • Preparing the Final Plan
  • Making it Fit
  • The Execution Phase
  • Controlling Changes
  • Closing out a Project
  • Your Personal Action Plan

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Project Management Team Management

Project Management Team Management

COURSE OUTLINE
[Duration: one day]

  • Course Overview and Learning Objectives
  • Choosing the Project Team
  • Building a Winning Team
  • Team Meetings
  • Nine Easy Ways to Reward Your Team
  • Developing a Communication Plan
  • Communicating with Sponsors and Executives
  • Dealing with Problem Team Members

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DELEGATE FEEDBACK
FOR OUR PROJECT MANAGEMENT ESSENTIALS COURSES
AVERAGE REVIEW: 4.5 out of 5  BASED ON 134 REVIEWS
Ingrid Sadiki, Course: Jun 19 2018
Course rating of 4 stars "John did a very good job and his insight and experience is very helpful when presenting the content "

 
Julian Hankinson , Course: Jun 6 2018
Course rating of 5 stars "Trainer was excellent with lots of positive ideas and tips to use in the workplace. Style of training was such that it kept the subject interesting and engaged the group for the whole session. Right amount of training material and group exercises."

 
Richard Dove, Course: Jun 6 2018
Course rating of 4 stars "would have liked a 2 day course going into using the actual tools and preparing documents, but I guess we only booked the 1 day overview"

 
David Harding , Course: Jun 6 2018
Course rating of 4 stars "Very well managed and run day. Good engaging presenter."

 
Kayleigh Neale , Course: Jun 6 2018
Course rating of 4 stars "Trainer was very enthusiastic. Clearly loves his job and made the day go quickly, in a good way."

 
Alexander Juon, Course: Mar 13 2017
Course rating of 5 stars "I thought this was a great course. It covered a lot of content without being overwhelming. The trainer came across as knowledgeable and was engaging in terms of answering questions and providing working examples where relevant. "

 
Terri Hamilton, Course: Feb 7 2017
Course rating of 5 stars "Sue was excellent! She put me at ease straight away and tailored the course to my exact needs and confirmed my understanding all the way through. Would recommend this course to anyone starting in Project Management."

 
Michael Lynch, Course: Project Management Bespoke Feb 3 2017
Course rating of 5 stars "An excellent course."

 
Sian Wisdish, Course: Project Management Fast Track Jan 31 2017
Course rating of 5 stars "The course trainer was amazing"

 
Oladele Patrick Williams , Course: Project Management Fast Track Jan 5 2017
Course rating of 5 stars "The instructor was quite helpful and friendly."

 
Dipen Narendra Kumar, Course: Project Management Fast Track Dec 15 2016
Course rating of 4 stars "Victoria is a great trainer and took time to explain concepts clearly and was really helpful. "

 
Nathalie Hoyle, Course: Project Management Fast Track Nov 29 2016
Course rating of 4 stars "Thanks to Bernadette for an enjoyable course :)"

 
Jonathan Elwell, Course: Project Management Fast Track Nov 29 2016
Course rating of 5 stars "Thanks to Bernadette for an enjoyable day. "

 
Sam Radford, Course: Project Management Fast Track Nov 29 2016
Course rating of 5 stars "I was very impressed with the training Bernie provided."

 
Waleed Gazzaz, Course: Project Management Tools Nov 17 2016
Course rating of 4 stars "Thank you"

 
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GENERAL INFORMATION
ABOUT PROJECT MANAGEMENT ESSENTIALS TRAINING

What we do, and how we work, to make sure you get the most from the courses you attend
Project Management Skills - Too Often Neglected

Project Management is now used in every industry sector. Whether it's a full-time operational role, or ad hoc projects like installing a new telephone system or organising an office move, the person, or team, that plans, executes, and reacts to change, plays a major part in the quality of the outcome.

Businesses, and key employees in particular, need training in order to master the necessary skills so they can react to continuing changes in their environment, even when projets have been thoroughly set up and planned.

Yet it is a surprising fact that despite the often mission-critical importance of this role, the overwhelming majority of people involved in the management of projects are not qualified, and a huge number have never had any specialised project management training of any kind. No wonder things go wrong!

Free tools from Activia

With Activia, you can check your skill level with our unique, free Test Your Skills tool, which ensures you book on the correct course.   This is invaluable when putting together training programmes or bespoke courses for numbers of delegates.

You can also build your own Project Management Essentials course using our great, free Bespoke Course Creator to suit your own or your company project requirements, including just the subjects you want to learn.



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PROJECT MANAGEMENT SKILLS WORKSHOPS

We can enhance your skills with skills workshops for project management at any of our twelve training centres UK wide, or we can come to your offices: if you have groups of three or more staff who need training, this is a very convenient, flexible and cost effective option. Moreover, most of our project management courses are 1 day, which keeps "out of office" periods for attendees to a minimum.

We have been delivering project management skills workshops all over the UK since 1995 and have continually developed our philosophy of high quality, flexible and results-driven provision of training courses in management of projects to ensure constantly improving standards of quality.   So you can be confident that we have the expertise, and the experience, to give you a great return on your investment in Training Courses in Management Of Projects from Activia.

Why not contact us today to see how we can help with providing your one day classes for project managers ?


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