Introduction to Project Management one day course

Introduction to Project Management course

1-day Introduction to Project Management training course.

This one day Introduction to Project Management course provides you with an overview of projects, the project life cycle and core project management terminology. No prior knowledge is needed.

This training course is ideal for people wanting a core understanding of projects and project management, but don’t require more in-depth knowledge available on a longer course.

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One day course - Intro to Project Management.


The benefits of attending this Project Management Introduction course are:

  • You will be introduced to basic project management concepts.
  • You will learn the common terminology of projects, making you better able to understand and participate in projects at work
  • You will gain an appreciation of how projects differ from business as usual, and how they relate to the everyday work which takes place in your organisation
  • You will gain confidence that you can contribute more to projects that are taking place in your organisation.

Introduction to Project Management course includes

The Project Management Introduction course includes:

  • One day of tuition from an experienced project manager and trainer
  • Small class size in our convenient venues (or virtual classroom)
  • 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.
Introduction to Project Management courses - 1 day.


Who should attend this 1-day Project Management Introduction course?

Project Management Introduction training is suitable for people who work on projects, or people who are affected by projects, or people who simply want to learn more about projects and project management.

Introduction to Project Management

Introduction to Project Management course
  • 1 day: 09:30am – 16:30pm
1 day Project Management courses.


Learning outcomes

This Introduction to Project Management training provides students with a core understanding of project management, including:

  • The key characteristics of all projects
  • Common project management terminology
  • What makes a good project manager
  • The main phases of a project (project life cycle)
  • How to identify objectives which align with business goals
  • How to define the project scope
  • How to identify and manage stakeholders
  • How to use Work Breakdown Structures to identify and plan work
  • Effective ways of estimating work
  • Gantt charts and how to schedule work
  • How to apply the critical path technique
  • What to include in a project plan
  • How to track progress to keep your project on track
  • Effective reporting
  • Effective change management
  • How to manage risks
  • How to continuously improve your project management practices.


Introduction to Project Management

This Introduction to Project Management covers the following topics:

  • The characteristics of projects
  • How projects differ from business as usual
  • Common project management terminology
  • Project manager skills
  • The project life cycle
  • Aligning project objectives with business goals
  • Project scope
  • Stakeholder management
  • Work Breakdown Structures
  • Estimating
  • Scheduling work
  • Critical path technique
  • Project plans
  • Tracking progress
  • Project reporting
  • Managing changes
  • Managing risks
  • Improving your project management practices.
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How to find us

20 Old Bailey, London, EC4M 7AN,
England, United Kingdom.

Call +44 (0)207 148 5985

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Monday to Friday – 09:00 to 17:15

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