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The half day project management training course is based on our online project planning tool

Half day project management training course

This half day project management training course is practical and relevant. You work on your project whilst learning new project management ideas. Includes some one to one discussion with the trainer, plus email follow up and  a free copy of Tiger-Taming For Beginners. This project management training course is ideal for people who want or need training but can only invest a limited time. Or they may have specific needs which we can focus on and deliver in the session.

This course gives participants the opportunity to discuss the ideas and their personal challenges. In three hours we can introduce ideas and apply them,  to the participants’ projects without going into detail. Each participant brings a project into the session. They discuss their projects with other participants and the trainer. In this way they learn as they work.

 

Pricing

The price of your half day project management training depends on how many people you need to train, the length of the training you require, the level of complexity you require, your location and other factors.  So please contact us for the price of your project management training.

Format

  • Up to 12 participants.
  • In house training.
  • Workshop with group & 1 to 1 interaction.

Objectives

  • Give participants an overview of the key principles of project management.
  • Review the key things to look out for with projects in your organisation.
  • Give an overview of planning, plus when and how to start.
  • Discuss the ideas introduced and apply them to their own projects.

Style

  • Presentation.
  • Discussion of each idea.
  • Some discussion based of the participants’ projects.
  • Discussion in one large group.
  • Individual action plans at the close.

Training tailored to your needs

If you have specific needs for the training, or if you would like us to focus on key aspects of project management in the training then we can do this. We can discuss with you what your needs are and adapt the training course to fit these requirements at no extra cost.

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This half day session is interactive and based on the participants' needs

Half day project management training course - Content

  • What is a Tiger?
  • How to identify Tigers even when they are camouflaged.
  • What to do when you spot a Tiger. (How to not panic!)
  • Fundamentals of Tiger-Taming.
  • Participants use the Project Management Planning Tool on their smartphone, pc or tablet. Working on their project in the training.
  • Framework for Tiger-Taming, the 5 ps of project management:
    • Purpose – yours & the organisation’s
    • People – involved & impacted, managing expectations
    • Processes – Milestones & Tasks. How to use tools like Basecamp and Gantt charts.
    • Planning – When to & how to
    • Pricing – internal costs and budgets
  • Communication in a project.
  • Top 3 reasons why projects falter.
  • Why do projects run over time & how to avoid this?
  • Ideas applied to the participants’ projects.
  • Discussion of challenges in participants’ projects.
  • Personal action plans.

Pre-workshop

  • Read the project management training course session outline.
  • Read the book Tiger-Taming for Beginners Complete a one pager questionnaire.
  • Bring along knowledge or details of a recent, current, or near future project.

Post Workshop

Half day project management training course - Learning Outcomes

  • Basic awareness of key principles of project management.
  • Basic understanding of how to Tame Tigers!
  • Understanding of how to apply the ideas to their projects.
  • Personal actions to put into practice immediately.

Benefits

  • Builds awareness of how important it is to identify projects early on.
  • Gives ideas on the key principles of project planning and management.
  • Participants have a chance to apply the ideas to their projects.
  • Gives participants a chance to improve their future project planning.
  • Doesn't take too much time! (for most people)

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Participant Reviews

“An excellent tool to assist with any type of project planning. The tiger-taming on-line tool has helped me to pinpoint some potentially difficult areas that I had not previously thought of and has assisted with breaking down what at first appears to be an unmanageable project, to a much more reasonable size. I would highly recommend this training.”

“Very useful session and great that you can use the planning tool to plan your project in the training. I got some really good tips.
It focuses your thoughts throughout the planning stage and the tool captures the key areas that you need to be aware of when planning and delivering the project.”

“The training session is very informative and the project management on-line tool is very good at getting you to really think about the project and all that it involves. By being asked a series of statements it assists with breaking the project down into tasks and who will be involved and when. A very useful tool to refer back to whilst the project is under way. I would recommend to all”

“Very interesting training session with lots of useful tips and the participants all gave good feedback”