Certificate in Project Management

The 5-course Global program in MANAGING PROJECTS is designed for experienced supervisors and managers tasked with justifying, planning and successfully executing mid-sized workplace projects.
Certificate in Project Management

Description

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Comprising 5 courses and 100+ hours of online learning, the GLOBAL CERTIFICATE IN PROJECT MANAGEMENT is designed to enable experienced supervisors and managers, to plan for and successfully implement workplace projects.

The program provides a comprehensive introduction to the key princuples and practices of project management, and the knowledge and skills required to justify project investment, and to effectvely manage the execution of a project.

PROGRAM CONTENT

The courses in this program include:

COURSE 1: MANAGING PROJECTS IN THE ORGANIZATION

  • Unit 1: Getting Started
  • Unit 2: Key Concepts in Project Management
  • Unit 3: Project Initiation
  • Unit 4: Project Costs and Benefits
  • Unit 5: The Project Charter
  • Unit 6: The Project Plan 1 - Schedule
  • Unit 7: The Project Plan 2 - Resources
  • Unit 8: The Project Financial Plan
  • Unit 9: Project Communication plan
  • Unit 10: Managing Project Execution
  • Unit 11: Monitoring Project Progress
  • Unit 12: Project Close-out
  • Unit 13: Wrapping-up

COURSE 2: WRITING A PROJECT BUSINESS CASE

  • Unit 1: Getting Started
  • Unit 2: Understanding the need for a business case.
  • Unit 3: The Business Case in Project Management.
  • Unit 4: The attributes of an effective business case.
  • Unit 5: The 4 Step business Case model.
  • Unit 6: Assessing and Defining the Business Need
  • Unit 7: Identifying viable solution options
  • Unit 8: Evaluating Solution options
  • Unit 9: Making the Financial Case
  • Unit 10: Risk Assessment
  • Unit 11: Using NPV, IRR and ROI to inform decisions
  • Unit 12: Managing the Investment
  • Unit 13: Wrapping-up

COURSE 3: MANAGING PROJECT BUDGETS AND COSTS

  • Unit 1: Getting Started
  • Unit 2: Understanding Costs
  • Unit 3: Understanding Project Budgeting
  • Unit 4: Project Resource Scheduling
  • Unit 5: Project Human Resource Scheduling
  • Unit 6: The Labour Budget
  • Unit 7: The Materials and Equipment Budget
  • Unit 9: The Overhead Budget
  • Unit 10: Finalizing the Project Budget
  • Unit 11: Managing the Project Budget
  • Unit 12: Project Budgeting Best Practice
  • Unit 13: Wrapping Up

COURSE 4: MANAGING PROJECT STAKEHOLDERS AND COMMUNICATION

  • Unit 1: Getting Started
  • Unit 2: Understanding Communication
  • Unit 3: Communication in Project Management
  • Unit 4: Knowing your Stakeholders and their Information needs
  • Unit 5: Managing Project Information
  • Unit 6: Planning Project Meetings
  • Unit 7: Managing Project Meetings
  • Unit 8: Writing Project Reports
  • Unit 9: Project Management Information Systems
  • Unit 10: Maintaining Records of Communication
  • Unit 11: Wrapping-Up

COURSE 5: MANAGING THE PROJECT TEAM

  • Unit 1: Getting Started
  • Unit 2: Defining the Effective Project Team
  • Unit 3: Setting-up Effective Teams
  • Unit 4: Developing the Team Charter
  • Unit 5: Developing the Team Work Plan
  • Unit 6: Assigning Work.
  • Unit 7: Communicating the Work Plan
  • Unit 8: Monitoring Progress
  • Unit 9: Reviewing your Leadership Effectiveness
  • Unit 10: Wrapping-up

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

There are no formal entry requirements for this program. Candidates will be working in, or preparing for work as a first line supervisor, team leader or manager.

PROGRAM DURATION

Learners have 6 months from the date of enrolment to complete the Certificate Program.

ASSESSMENT

Assessment in this program takes the form of Online-quizzes (normally 3 in each course). Each quiz has a pass mark of 70% and you can take the quizzes as many times as you wish.

6 REASONS TO ENROL IN THIS PROGRAM NOW!

  • You get a Management Certificate which is recognized worldwide.
  • All Global courses are iPad and Mobile device compatible
  • You get real value for money (E-learning costs a fraction of conventional learning).
  • You can get started immediately.
  • You can learn at your own pace, at home, at work, in the park, anywhere you choose.
  • You will have excellent support from a dedicated coach throughout the program.

CERTIFICATION: Global Management Academy Parchment Certificate (mailed)

DELIVERY: On-line with email, skype and phone support as required.

RESOURCES: Downloadable Learners manuals for each course, additional articles, workbooks and worksheets.

ILM QUALIFICATIONS

Candidates can elect to upgrade their Global Certificate to an ILM qualification by completing written assignments for each of the courses in the program. Contact us for more information.

Payments options are available at checkout.

Payment Path At Checkout Monthly
Instalment
Monthly
Payments
Total
Pay in Full £ 199.00 - - £ 199.00
4 Monthly Payments £ 51.74 £ 51.74 x 3 £ 206.96

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