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

PROJECT MANAGEMENT TRAINING COURSES

Your place for one day classes for project managers

Essential Skills in Project Management, delivered UK-wide in 11 Activia training centres or at your offices
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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.

Classroom training Classroom training

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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PRICES AND DATES FOR YOUR TRAINING

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COURSE OUTLINES & LINKS
Browse the outlines and click for more details on each course

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 164 REVIEWS
, Course:
Project Management Fast Track
Jan 3 2019

"The instructor had a great knowledge on the subject and presented the course excellently. I feel I got alot out of the courss."
  Course rating of 3 stars
, Course:
Project Management Fast Track
Nov 22 2018

"It was excellent, highly recommend it. Tutor extremely knowledgeble."
  Course rating of 5 stars
, Course:
Project Management Fast Track
Sep 4 2018

"Tutor was excellent, trailered course to my needs"
  Course rating of 5 stars
, Course:
Project Management Fast Track
Jun 19 2018

"John did a very good job and his insight and experience is very helpful when presenting the content "
  Course rating of 4 stars
, Course:
Project Management Fast Track
Jun 6 2018

"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"
  Course rating of 4 stars
, Course:
Project Management Fast Track
Jun 6 2018

"A good training course. "
  Course rating of 5 stars
, Course:
Project Management Fast Track
Jun 6 2018

"Very well managed and run day. Good engaging presenter."
  Course rating of 4 stars
, Course:
Project Management Fast Track
Jun 6 2018

"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."
  Course rating of 5 stars
, Course:
Project Management Fast Track
Jun 6 2018

"Trainer was very enthusiastic. Clearly loves his job and made the day go quickly, in a good way."
  Course rating of 4 stars
, Course:
Project Management Fast Track
Apr 10 2018

"The trainer was excellent. "
  Course rating of 4 stars

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GENERAL INFORMATION

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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