About this short course bundle
Project managers are required in all industries across the public sector and small-to-medium enterprises. Project management skills are essential to a wide range of positions and can take you anywhere, including the capacity to work as a consultant and be your own boss.
This short course bundle is designed for anyone who wishes to learn the principles of project management, which include useful skills and techniques that can be applied directly to any workplace. Your access to the learning material will also remain open for one year after registration.
On completion you are eligible to apply for a globally recognised Certified Project Officer certification from the Institute of Project Management.
Included in this bundle
Project Planning (free introduction to the bundle)
This course will introduce you to the essential first steps of successful project management. You'll learn how to build a business case, effectively scope out your project, and learn proven methods to identify and mitigate potential risks that may occur throughout your project lifecycle.
Available to study fully online at your own pace, the course includes interactive content to practice your new skills, as well as downloadable templates to use in your workplace. As a risk-free introduction to the Project Management bundle, you can register for Project Planning as a free standalone course.
It’s time to organise your project and start taking action. In this course you will explore about the operational aspects of project management, including the practical skills that will allow you to transition from the planning phase into a fully operational project.
You will learn how to keep your project on track using GANTT charts, provide accurate budget and costing estimates, monitor and ensure quality control, and externally resource elements of your project.
One of the most important aspects of project management is building a team and leading them towards the goals of your project. Managing people and building successful relationships can be one of the most complex elements, but also the most crucial and rewarding when done well.
You will learn positive leadership skills that will enable you to manage a project team of any size. You’ll explore the main functions of a project manager, including effective communication skills, internal and external stakeholder management, and human resource and conflict management.
Throughout the lifecycle of a project there are a variety of challenges and issues that can arise. How you monitor and respond to these challenges, can greatly influence the overall success of your project.
In this course you will learn the crucial final stages of project management, including how you deal with changes, monitor the progress of your project, generate stakeholder reports, and successfully review, close off and handover your project.