Certificate in Advanced Project Management

£149.00

It’s easy to forget the “manager” part of your “project manager” title amongst all the activity during a project. However, it is crucial that you hone your management skills as they are an important part of your success as a project manager. There are also some advanced project management techniques that you can master to bring your projects to the next level.

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It’s easy to forget the “manager” part of your “project manager” title amongst all the activity during a project. However, it is crucial that you hone your management skills as they are an important part of your success as a project manager. There are also some advanced project management techniques that you can master to bring your projects to the next level.

In this course, you will focus on two areas of advanced project management. The first area is advanced project management techniques, such as communication plans and status meetings. The second area is general management skills, such as building a winning team and rewarding team members.

Only 6 to 8 hours of study is required per course.

What’s Included?

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Wiki_tick  Easier to retain knowledge and revise topics than traditional methods
Wiki_tick  Exam preparation quizzes, tests and mock exams to ensure that you are 100% ready

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Modules

Only 6 to 8 hours of study is required per course.

Session 1: Course Overview

Learning Objectives
Pre-Assignment

Session 2: Choosing the Project Team

Choosing the Team
Identifying Possible Candidates
Making it Happen
Tips for Getting the People You Need, Part One
Tips for Getting the People You Need, Part Two
Making the Best of an Assigned Team
Assigning Work
Pre-Assignment Review
Four Issues to Address with Project Teams

Session 3: Building a Winning Team

Why is Teamwork Important?
Maintaining Momentum
Staying Positive
Tips for Building a Winning Team
Summary
The Stages of Team Development

Session 4: Managing Team Meetings

Starting on the Right Foot, Part One
Starting on the Right Foot, Part Two
Summary
Making Committees Work
Tips for Success
Making Connections

Session 5: Easy Ways to Reward Your Team

Top Ten Rewards

Session 6: Developing a Communication Plan

The Five Components
Who
When
Why
What
How
How: Completing the Plan
Tips
A Word about Rumors
Communication Essentials
Case Study
Task Two

Session 7: Communicating with Sponsors and Executives

Communication Excellence
Setting Expectations
Staggering Deliverables
Staying on Track
Meeting Tips and Tricks
Making Connections

Session 8: Dealing with Problem Team Members

Developing Understanding
Mutual Respect
Common Ground
Staying in Control
When to Walk Away
When Things Don’t Work

Session 9: A Personal Action Plan

Starting Point
Where I Want to Go
How I Will Get There

System Requirements

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

Microsoft Windows XP, or later
Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS:

OSX/iOS 6 or later
Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems:

Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities (We recommend Google Chrome)