Manage a Complex Work Life
The role as a project manager is complex. You need to handle a variety of different roles and juggle multiple tasks at the same time. You are expected to build the right teams, plan the project, analyse stakeholders and possible risks, make budgets, and close and evaluate project. During the course, we will focus on the many facets of the role as a project manager. You will gain a solid practical and theoretical foundation for facilitating projects, which will make you a competent and successful project manager.
Streamline Your Work Processes
The price of poor leadership is high. During the programme, you learn to make the right decisions and lead your projects in the right direction, which will save your from making costly mistakes. You also get an insight into some of the best project managing tools and methods, which will make your processes more effecient and help you organize your teams better. When you learn to streamline the work processes and optimize the efficiency, the company’s finansiel position will be significantly improved.
The Role as a Project Manager
Before attending the course, you need to take a DiSC test, which is included in the price of the course. Through the test, you will gain insight into your own strengths and weaknesses. You will also learn to adapt your own communication and behaviour depending on your audience. Furthermore you will become able to build the right teams based the team-members’ personality type.
- Defining the project and models for project management
- Organizing and planning the project
- We will dive in to the subject of team development and review your DiSC-analyses
- Defining and understanding your target group
- How to undertake a stakeholder analysis
- Learn to analyse project risks
- We will work with several Mini Workshops on different topics, which give you a practical understanding of the different tasks of project management:
- Risk management
- You will lean to deal with conflicts and resistance from others
- You will gain knowledge on how to take over a project
- Become a better negotiator: Learn the best tips and tricks for negotiation
- Session 1: How to take over a project
- We will go into depth with managing project
- Session 2: Status and control
The exam on the Project Management Programme is written. The assignment is max 6 pages and is about your own projects and your own role as a project manager. If you wish, you can opt out of the exam and receive a diploma that you have participated in the advanced course in Project Management. If you take the exam and pass, you will instead receive a signed diploma.
When you participate in the project manager course, you must read some syllabus prior to each training day. You are handed the book “Power in projects, programs and portfolios” and a selection of articles written by well-respected authors, which is included in the price of the course.
The book: Power in projects, programs and portfolios
by John Ryding Olsson, Niels Ahrengot, Mette Lindegaard Attrup
The goal of the course is to boost your skills as a project manager. A key element in this is to offer practical training and experience. We have therefore included exercises between the course days. The exercises are about relating the theory and the new tools to your role as a project manager and to your workplace, so you and your employer get the full benefit of your project manager training.
The instructor cares about your learning!
It is of utmost importance to us that the course makes a positive change for you. Therefore, we ask you about your needs and prerequisites prior to the course. After the course, your instructor makes sure that you can easily use your new tools and knowledge at your workplace.
You receive a free mini guide when you sign up!
We send you our little mini guide: “Get maximum value out of your courses” when you sign up for this course. The guide contains some simple but useful advice on how to get most value out of this course – and of all your future courses.
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