Certified Project Management Course

This Certified Project Management Workshop is for anyone who wants to gain practical project management skills that they can adapt to be effective in any situation.

Our high-impact, 4-day workshop combines practical and theoretical learning to equip you with skills you can put into action immediately. Our goal is give you both the skills and confidence to participate in and manage projects effectively.

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  • Who Attends?
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Certified Project Management Course Benefits

  • Versatile Project Management Skills

    The project management approaches covered during this course can be applied in almost any project management situation across every industry.
  • A Recognised QQI Certification

    On successful completion of this course and its assessments, you will be eligible for a QQI Level 6 Certification. Credible certification is a must for project managers in every sector.
  • A Practical, Structured approach to Project Management

    We have developed the course content for this Certified Project Management Workshop in line with principles of the globally recognised A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) - Sixth Edition.
  • Immediate Impact

    The blend of practical and theoretical learning during this course gives you the opportunity to put aspects of your learning into practice and gain valuable feedback form your trainer.
  • Confidence to Manage Projects Effectively

    One of the key benefits of this course is confidence to put your learning into action and lead projects with skill and competence.


What is covered in this Certified Project Management Course?

  • Module 1: Introduction to this Certificate in Project Management

    The Project Management Framework
    Introduction to A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, (PMBOK® Guide) - Sixth Edition
  • Module 2 : Project Initiation and Stakeholder Management

    Developing a business case
    Using a project charter
    Governance and Organisational Structures
    The role of the Sponsor, Project Manager, Project Management Team
    Identifying and classifying project stakeholders
    Developing a Stakeholder Management Plan
  • Module 3: Planning The Project

    3A: Project Scope Management

    Planning the Project Scope
    Using a Work Breakdown Schedule (WBS) & a Scope Statement

    3B: Project Scheduling

    Time and Resource Management
    The Time Planning Process
    Scheduling tools
    Creating a schedule baseline

    3C: Project Cost Management

    Understanding the Cost Estimating Process
    Developing the budget

    3D: Project Change Management

    Change Control Procedure

    3E: Project Risk Management

    Methodologies to identify risk
    Using a Risk Register
    Analysing Risk
    Developing Risk Responses

    3F: Project Quality Management
    Introduction to quality management
    Defining SMART quality performance metrics
    Quality Assurance and Quality Control tools

    3G: Project Procurement Management
    Contract Types
    Selection Criteria
    Vendor Documents
    Evaluating Tenders using Weighted Grid Technique
  • Module 4: Managing Project Teams

    Role of the Project Manager
    Communication Models
    Leadership Styles
    Managing Performance
    Using Constructive Feedback
    Managing Meetings
  • Module 5: Executing, Monitoring and Controlling the Project

    Monitoring and controlling the project baselines: Scope, Schedule and Cost
    Controlling changes, assessing impact, updating plans, authorisation and sign off
    Monitoring and controlling risk, procurements, quality and stakeholders
  • Module 6: Closing the Project

    Essential steps to close a project effectively

Who Attends This Certified Project Management Course?

This course is designed for anyone who wants to gain relevant project management skills that they can apply in any environment.

We recommend our Certified Project Management Course for:

  • Anyone who wants to make a career move into a project management role
  • New or recently appointed project managers or project team members
  • Experienced project managers who want to refresh their skills


The interactive style of this course creates a rich learning environment, with participants from different backgrounds contributing to a diverse group dynamic.

In-Company & Group Training

We also run our Certified Project Management course as a tailored, in-company (in-house) programme.

We can deliver this course at a date and venue that suits you and customise the content to meet your requirements.

To find out more about the benefits of in-company training and how this style of training could work for your business, click the button below.


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