QQI Level 6 – Project Management

COURSE OVERVIEW

This 5-day online QQI Level 6 Project Management programme is designed to give learners a fast track introduction to the skills that are required to work effectively while managing projects of all sizes.

This course is very practical and interactive. All the core Project Management skills are covered including planning, managing and closing projects; risk management; resource and scope planning; quality control; leadership techniques.

It is focused on exploring the fundamental principles of successful project management and incorporates a number of easy to apply, effective tools and techniques that will allow learners become more confident and competent in managing a project.

A number of easy to use checklists are also included. Learners will be supported throughout in preparing their project and assignments needed to complete their QQI Level 6 Component Certificate in Project Management (6N4090).

TOPICS

TOPIC 1: PROJECT MANAGEMENT PRINCIPLES

  • Project Environment
  • Project Management Systems
  • Project Management Methodologies

TOPIC 2: PROJECT PLANNING

  • Project Initiation Document
  • The Project Plan
  • Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)
  • Resource and Budget Planning
  • Change Control

TOPIC 3: QUALITY AND RISK MANAGEMENT

  • Identifying, analyzing and clarifying risk
  • Contingency Planning
  • Quality Management Tools
  • Quality Planning

TOPIC 4: MANAGING STAFF AND OTHER RESOURCES

  • Defining the competencies needed
  • Motivating and managing the project team
  • Appraising the team’s performance
  • Managing supplier

TOPIC 5: PROJECT ADMINISTRATION

  • Communications
  • Cost/Schedule/Quality Control
  • Closing the project

LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of the course each learner will be able to:

• Examine the key principles and concepts underpinning project management

• Investigate a range of approaches to plan, cost and manage a project

• Communicate project management planning operations

• Examine monitoring and evaluation techniques for a project

• Devise a risk analysis for a project to include the preparation of a contingency plan

• Evaluate the methodology and process of a selected project

• Utilise financial planning and budget models within the context of managing a project

• Manage a project taking corrective action where necessary to meet agreed goals

COST / INVESTMENT

This course which will be delivered online by DCM Learning is free to eligible jobseekers only as it is 100% EAP funded.

REQUIREMENTS

Delegates must fulfil the Skillnet Ireland definition of a job-seeker outlined here.

‘Attendees’ must have a desktop computer, laptop or tablet with both a microphone and camera as the entire programme will be delivered online by DCM Learning.

CONTACT PERSON

Kelly Cummins – kelly.cummins@waterfordchamber.ie

  • Project Management
    5th June 2020
    9:30 am - 3:30 pm
  • 8th June 2020
    9:30 am - 3:30 pm
  • 9th June 2020
    9:30 am - 3:30 pm
  • 15th June 2020
    9:30 am - 3:30 pm
  • 16th June 2020
    9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Registration Options

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