Project Management

Learn the essentials of project management and discover how to lead your projects to success right from the get-go. Register now and start anytime.

80 hours

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

Project Planning (FREE)

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.

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Course Structure

This course series is fully online and self-paced, allowing you to study when it’s convenient for you. Learning content will include interactive activities and short non-assessed quizzes to help guide your knowledge and receive your Certificate of Attendance. There are no formal assignments required for this course. Your access to the learning material will also remain open for one year after registration.

What you will learn

Develop the tools needed to support project planning across the project life-cycle

Understand the steps to ensure the quality and risk management of projects or activity

Learn to establish project budgets and tools for project monitoring and reporting

Develop and implement communication strategies for your project for various stakeholders

Manage and motivate project contributors, teams and stakeholders

Understand the processes needed to manage project change, closure and review activities

Meet your instructor

René Kling is a lecturer in Management at the University of Tasmania. He has worked in both project management and senior management positions for various organisations.

René has also operated his own successful consulting and training business, providing recognised training in project management qualifications throughout Australia.

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Six reasons to study project management

Knowing how to successfully manage a project from start to finish can be the difference between success and failure. It's an increasingly in-demand skill and can boost a career in any industry.

Studying project management can lead to a fulfilling career, or just brush up on your organisation skills. Here are the top six of the many reasons to study project management.

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