Essentials of Effective Project Management

The aim of this course is to promote an overview of the essentials of effective project management in order to achieve greater success in the delivery of projects.


This course gives an understanding and appreciation of effective project management.

Aims & Objectives:

  • Engage in discussion of project management principles
  • Appreciate the definable stages of a project
  • Gain a perspective on team dynamics
  • Define the traits of a successful project manager
  • Understanding the need for planning and control
  • Promote ownership and time management

Course Outline:

Project Lifecycle

  • Initiation
    • The first phase of the project identifying a need for a project
  • Project Planning
    • Understanding of the different types of planning issues from time to financial.
    • Inclusion of Risk Planning
    • Commercial and Contractual awareness
  • Project Exercise
    • Working in project teams to understand a construction project
  • Project Execution
    • Monitoring and control of the execution phase of the project
  • Project Closure
    • Identifying successes and failures of project work
    • Finalising and completing a project


Intended For:

All who are looking to achieve an overview of project management principles within the construction sector

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