Professionals with project management skills are increasingly in demand. A recent report* indicates that not only skilled Project Managers are going to have more jobs to choose from, they will also be able to pick and choose the jobs they take, because demand will remain higher than supply for a long time to come.
This is great news for future project professionals.
Projects are now an essential component of how we work today, and this course is designed to teach participants the language, terminology, structures, and tools that are the hallmarks of modern project management.
This project management fundamentals short course is designed for people who want to quickly and efficiently learn the important principles of project management and how to apply them.
You will learn the basics in the project life cycle, from scoping and planning the project, through delivering and monitoring, and close with the finalisation and evaluation. This course gives you a solid, fundamental knowledge of how to lead projects that deliver.
* Report published by the Project Management Institute on project management job growth (Project management – Job Growth and Talent gap, 2017 – 2027)
Swinburne Professional offers a range of courses and qualifications in project management that can take you from a short course to a globally recognised qualification.
This is our recommended starting point, and our Customer Development Advisors can speak to you about your skills, knowledge and goals, and recommend the right Swinburne Professional project management options for you. They are available on 1800 633 560 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Who should attend?
This is an introductory project management course for people who don’t have any formal project management training, who manage small projects as a part of their role, or who wish to learn more about how projects work.
Face-to-face, Live online, workplace
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Short Course Outline - Project Management Fundamentals
Download this course brochure for more information about the short course. This can also be given to your employer to pitch for funding or support of your program.
“The facilitator was an excellent, knowledgeable and personable facilitator who responded to the needs of the group and ensured a high level of learning and understanding was reached. I would not hesitate to recommend this class to anyone looking to understand the fundamentals of project management.”
Project Management Essentials.
Swinburne Live Online Short Courses and Qualifications
Our Live Online training is delivered to you live, providing similar interactions as face to face training with the benefits of remote access. The training is delivered through video conferencing and discussion board platforms. Workshops are broken into interactive video sessions, including presentations and distribution of materials and discussion board based activities.
Our Live Online delivery
Our Live Online delivery is a dynamic, engaging and interactive way to learn remotely. It’s just like face to face but with the added benefits of digital technology. Your facilitator will present in real-time, and you will be able to participate in group discussions and collaborate on exercises and group activities using our interactive platforms.