Leading remote project teams course (London)
Meet the challenges of remote project management with this 1-day course!
This London-based course provides the skills you need for effective remote or virtual project leadership. Discover how to increase performance and team motivation, even though you are working apart from your colleagues. An essential course for anyone managing or directing a project remotely.
Available dates & course summary
Need training for your team?
Well, this course is perfect for in-house delivery. We can provide a quote and arrange for our expert trainer to provide the course at your premises. Our trainer is happy to tailor the course to your requirements, meaning you get the full benefits of the course. Simply contact us by filling in the form or calling 0207 148 5985.
This course at a glance
- Duration: 1 day
- Location: in-house
- Hours: 9:30-16:30
- Pre-requisite: none
- Pre-course: none
- Class size: small
- PMI PDUs awarded: 6
Working apart needn’t mean project failure.
Digital technology and increased globalisation has meant project management can now be conducted virtually and remotely. Gain the skills you need for successful virtual or remote project management with this 1-day course in London. Perfect for anyone managing a virtual or remote project team, regardless of experience level.
Our experienced trainer will guide you on the best techniques for effective virtual communication, team motivation and understanding cultural considerations. Learning these skills will boost the success of your projects, and you will leave feeling confident in your ability to manage a project team virtually or remotely.
Located in the centre of London, you can easily travel to the course too.
Who is this for?
Our delegates come from all walks of life and work in all industries and in organizations ranging from 1 to over 100,000 employees. Our courses have helped all these individuals further their careers and skills in project management.
If your career goals differ from the ones below, please feel free to discuss your goals with our specialist advisors on 0207 148 5985. They can advise you on choosing a course which best suits your career.
I am taking on more remote or virtual projects and need to improve my skills
This is a common goal amongst students on this training. Maybe you already work on remote or virtual projects and need to boost your existing skills, or you have landed yourself a new role where this method of managing projects is commonplace. Sounds like you? Then this course is perfect.
I need remote or virtual project leadership training for my staff
If you are responsible for organizing training at your workplace, choose this course to improve the remote or virtual leadership skills of your staff. This new method of managing projects comes with its own unique challenges, so choose this course to equip your staff with the skills to survive.
I need a qualification to enhance my CV
You can certainly mention this course on your CV. However, it does not provide you with an accredited project management qualification. If you require a qualification that will greatly enhance your CV, we recommend doing one of our PRINCE2 or Agile courses instead.
I want to retrain for a new career in project management
This course will help you the most if you already work on remote or virtual projects, or have started a new role working on this type of project. To kick-start a brand new career in project management, we highly recommend doing one of our accredited PRINCE2 or Agile courses instead.
You will learn:
- The reasons virtual and remote teams fail
- The importance of considering cultural differences
- How to develop a team working culture
- How to adapt your leadership style to suit virtual or remote work
- The Purposeful Leadership model and how it applies to you
- How to motivate members of a remote team
- Choosing the best form of communication
- Virtual communication best practices
- The characteristics of a high-performance project team
What’s included in the price?
- Tuition from an experienced project manager and trainer
- Small class size in our convenient London venue
- Practical exercises to help you to apply what you learn
- A delegate pack of course notes, case study and exercises
- Certificate of training course attendance available upon request
Average rating of 4.8 based on 12 user reviews.
Outstanding and very friendly trainer
Very good course that summed up all basic concepts of project management.
The trainer was outstanding and very friendly, the course materials were very good.
08 Mar 2018
The course was very informative and has provided me with a great understanding of the basics of project management.
The course materials were great and well prepared.
The trainer's delivery style was very clear and well explained.
08 Mar 2018
I think the course will really benefit me in my job and the trainer made the course easy to understand.
28 Sep 2017
Great course materials and informative trainer.
28 Sep 2017
Great examples used
Class interaction was good. Very helpful trainer. Great examples used. Excellent venue and this will help with my career.
Bally Flora, Boeing
06 Mar 2017
Good overview and introduction
Very detailed. Good overview and introduction to project management. Very useful and I recommend this company.
Alex Wakeley, Shropshire Fire & Rescue Service
06 Mar 2017
Learnt a lot of skills to use at work
Very good course. Extremely useful for my career. I learnt a lot of skills to use at work.
Preye Ivry, Nortech Online
06 Mar 2017
Detailed and well-structured
Detailed and well-structured in following the journey of a project. Clear and concise too! Although sometimes contradictory, it goes into enough detail without going into too much depth.
Charlotte Lappin, University of Nottingham
10 Nov 2016
Very useful for beginners
This course is very useful for beginners. I learned so much information that I just hadn't thought of before. Great course.
Philip Cowley, Today's Wholesale Services
21 Oct 2016
Emanuela has over 15 years of experience in project management training, having delivered courses worldwide to people from all sectors and industries.
With a career that took off in South Africa working for Anglo American Corporation, Emanuela’s background in IT risk management and project management means you’ll be taught by an expert.
Her passion and knowledge of the subject is so great that she is also a visiting lecturer at the London School of Business and Finance. Emanuela has also released two books.
"What I like about Knowledge Train is that they keep the class sizes small."
What our students say
"The course was extremely helpful. Loads of good information and many opportunities for asking questions. Trainer was knowledgeable and personable. I would definitely join another course led by this trainer and this provider."
- Sam Butler, Hexagon Housing Association
"It was conducted very well. I liked the interactive aspect of the course. Emanuela is a fantastic coach! "
- Bhavna Saini, NHS
"Very good course. A lot of useful content that is applicable to not just managing projects, but also everyday workplace activities. Well-taught. Engaging and knowledgeable tutor made the course interesting and insightful"
- Jordan Cotton, Malvern Hills District Council