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.