Short project management training courses
We offer two introductory project management training courses intended to equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to rise to the challenges of project management.
This 1 day course enables you to learn the key principles and techniques of successful project management. This course is ideal if you are new to project management and are looking to learn how to manage or support projects. This also acts as a taster course for you if you are contemplating project management as a career.
This 2 day course enables you to learn the key principles and techniques of successful project management, as well as gaining practical experience of their application. This is a step up from the 1 day course as the extra day provides the opportunity to cover more topics in detail, discuss common problems and ways of dealing with them.
Why project management?
Why take a project management course?
Our project management training courses will equip you with practical skills to help you plan and manage projects successfully. You will learn the common reasons why many projects fail and how to plan things differently to help ensure that your projects are successful. These are ideal project management courses for people who are just starting out managing projects for the first time.
Whether you lack experience in the project environment or are delivering multiple projects, you can benefit from project management training.
- You’ll go away armed with an array of practical tools and techniques to help you plan and manage your projects
- You’ll learn how to avoid the most common reasons why projects are not always successful
- You’ll gain confidence of what you need to do when you return to work
Why choose us?
Why choose us?
- Your course content has been developed by our own experienced and practising project managers - they are based upon practical insights gained from actually managing projects over many years
- You’ll learn to apply typical project management tools and techniques on a case study during the course
- You’ll receive a FREE CD with project management templates for you to use on your own projects
- You’ll get a pack consisting of course notes, project management case studies and exercises
- You’ll find our easy to get to venues in major UK locations – London, Birmingham and Manchester – extremely convenient
Average rating of 4.5 based on 33 reviews
"The course instructor was great and the materials were fantastic. They enabled me to absorb a vast amount of information and understanding in such a short space of time. Would highly recommend." Kamal Bhatia, Senior Auditor, Barclays
"Not only was this super-affordable, the instructor was a fantastic coach! All the explanations where clear focused and straight to the point! Even with class discussions we always made excellent time every day! Definitely a superior service and a genuine bargain with assured results!" Taurai Ushewokunze, Projects Director, Vayase Consulting
"It was a very enjoyable training course, taught by very knowledgeable tutors in extremely pleasant surroundings." Garry Stevens, Operations Project Manager, Health Protection Agency, Porton Down
"It fits exactly what we needed. Content etc will give us the tools and techniques we have been missing. Ideal!" Peter Moss, Continuous Improvement Team Manager, Rochdale Council
"A great course that is very good value for money. The excellent teaching and location provided a comfortable and relaxed environment within which to learn and share ideas with other people involved in project management" Brian Makepeace, Project Manager, University of East London
"I wouldn't hesitate to recommend Knowledge Train as their professionalism made a potentially arduous exam process into an enjoyable and highly educational experience." Paul Hodges, Project Manager, tlmNexus Ltd
"A very focused course; fantastic instructor - very calm and knowledgeable. Keep an open mind, pace yourself and follow the trainer's support." Iffat Chaudhry, Accounts Manager
"The course was interesting and the trainer was very knowledgeable and made the content come alive. I would recommend the course to others." Devora Wolfson, independent consultant
"Training at Knowledge Train was the best decision I have taken in a very long time. From the minute I completed the online enquiry form to receiving prompt email responses from Mitsue. The instructor is highly knowledgeable and so good at making you understand the subject. I will recommend this training for anyone who is serious about acquiring the right project management knowledge with value for money" Ogundalu Mayor Olalekan