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Course Detail

PD140 (Online workshop) - Introduction to Project Management

Suitable for any member of staff who is responsible for running a project (of any size). This introductory course focuses on developing a systematic approach to project planning, the first and most important stage of any project. It examines some of the commonly used approaches to managing projects successfully, with appropriate levels of structure and control.

This course is suitable for: Professional Services, Support & Academic staff. Content is prepared for a staff audience.

Registered bookers will receive an outlook invitation with a link to join the Teams webinar in the day/s before the workshop.

[PHD STUDENTS: please note that this course is intended for members of staff working at the university. Apologies, we will not accept bookings from PHD students or students at any level and may verify your staff role to confirm your booking. You can see which courses are available to PhD students by course type filter ‘Research Student’. You may wish to book for training with code RD-JRMO-101 and RD-QMA-013 instead.]


By the end of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Define what a project is
  • Assess the project size
  • Describe the tools and strategies available for running a successful project
  • Apply a systematic approach to their own project plans
  • Apply a systematic approach to their own workplace project plans

Provided by: Professional Development


Date: Thursday 14 January 2021

Venue: Online - MSTeams, Microsoft Teams Meeting, Web/Online

Time: 14:00 - 16:00


  • Ms N Potter
  • Ms L Smith (ProfDev)