Project Management Skills for Business

Host: University of Derby

Location: Online - Webinar

Date: Monday, 19th October 2020 at 9.30am - 11.30am

Cost: FREE


Learn from our expert team how to accomplish your goals faster whilst improving the quality and consistency of your work. Find out how to create a winning business case, budget and manage costs efficiently, meet customer deadlines and improve communication with your stakeholders.

Course description

You will be taken through the different stages of a project to find out what’s required at each stage. The stages are as follows:

  • Defining a project
  • Creating the business case
  • Planning the project
  • Implementation and control
  • Completion

Learning outcomes

  • You will be able to define project management and the role of the project manager
  • Understand the factors that contribute to a successful project outcome and why a project may fail
  • Have an awareness of different project management techniques and how they might be useful / appropriate to your projects including budgeting, planning, risk management, reporting & monitoring, scheduling, cost-benefit analysis
  • Identify areas of further personal development to enhance your skills as a project manager

Course attendance

The course is delivered through four sessions between 9.30am and 11.30am on the following dates:

  • 19 October
  • 22 October
  • 2 November
  • 5 November

 

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