Planning, Organising and Controlling Projects

Business Skills

Aims of the course

This training course offers participants the practical skills to successfully manage projects through a practical insight into project planning techniques and strategies.

Who will benefit from attending?

Project management skills are essential for organising the lifecycle of any project - from mapping milestones to setting deadlines. This course is perfect for anyone wanting a solid foundation in the planning, organising, controlling and delivery of schedules involved in project management.

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Main Group


Participants will learn to:

  • Appreciate the fundamentals of a project (project life cycle, methodologies and roles)
  • Complete an organisational analysis
  • Skills to successfully sell a project to senior management and/or the Board
  • Appreciate and understand how to manage budgets for ‘added value’
  • Produce a stakeholder engagement plan, resource plan, programme plan and work stream portfolio and reporting processes

 Key topics covered:

  • The function of project management
  • Designing a business case
  • Designing a programme plan
  • Risk assessment and budgeting
  • Getting the Board on board
  • Motivation and communication across project team members
  • Project reporting
  • Action planning

Included in our Training Courses

The majority of our courses are customised and delivered in house.  Our standard fee for customised course delivery over the duration of a day is £950.00, which includes diagnostics, course customisation to ensure the course meets the specific needs of your organisation, materials and delivery to groups of up to 15 people.  This equates to a training investment of £65.00 per head. Certificates are issued upon completion of the training for all participants. 


If your business is located in Somerset, Wiltshire, Devon, Dorset or Cornwall, you can be confident in our ability to provide professional Planning, Organising and Controlling Projects training to your staff.  Contact us for more details.