Two day Project Management Essentials course.

Project Management Essentials course

Project Management Essentials 2-day training course.

Sharpen your project management skills with our 2-day Essentials course. Learn practical tools and techniques from experienced professionals. Book now to enhance your project management capabilities.

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Project Management Essentials two day course.


The benefits of attending a Project Management Essentials course are:

  • You will learn some key project management skills and techniques, making you better able to manage projects at work
  • You will gain confidence in knowing what you need to do to start managing your projects at work.

Project Management Essentials includes

The Project Management Essentials course includes:

  • Two days 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.
2 day Project Management Essentials course.


Who should attend this 2-day Project Management Essentials course?

Project Management Essentials course is suitable for people who work on or manage projects, or people who simply want to learn more about projects and project management.

Course times

Project Management Essentials course.

  • 2 days: 09:30am – 16:30pm
2 day Essentials of Project Management course.


Learning outcomes

This Project Management Essentials training provides students with some core project management skills. Students will learn:

  • Common terminology used on projects
  • What a project manager does and why
  • Common project management processes and who is responsible
  • How projects relate to business as usual
  • The importance of good planning
  • What a business case is
  • The importance of identifying and managing stakeholders
  • To establish vision and direction, to align others to a common purpose
  • Essential techniques such as configuration management, critical path analysis
  • To perform effective scheduling using Gantt charts
  • To plan the communications required to keep all stakeholders informed
  • The best ways to manage change without jeopardizing your project
  • Key risk management techniques to help you avoid failure
  • How to improve your project management practices in future
  • How to use critical path analysis to optimise your timelines and protect your project deadline
  • About team dynamics and how to nurture a project team aligned to the project
  • Important considerations for project leadership and explore what your team needs from you as a leader
  • Different types of influencing powers in organisations and how to harness your ability to influence without authority.


Project Management Essentials

This Project Management Essentials course covers the following topics:

  • Project and project management terminology
  • What a project manager does
  • Common project management processes
  • Project life cycle
  • How projects relate to business as usual
  • Project planning
  • Business case
  • Managing stakeholders
  • Project vision and direction
  • Configuration management
  • Critical path analysis
  • Scheduling using Gantt charts
  • Communication planning
  • Managing change
  • Managing risk
  • Improving project management practices
  • Optimising timelines and protecting project deadlines
  • Team dynamics and nurturing a project team
  • Project leadership
  • Influencing others.
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How to find us

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

Call +44 (0)207 148 5985

Opening hours
Monday to Friday – 09:00 to 17:15

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