This course will enable individuals who are not professional project managers to learn the fundamentals of project management so they will be able to manage projects related to their area of responsibility within the organisation.

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This online course forms part of the SkillsNet short course suite.

Learning objectives

  • Identify the importance of effective project management to an organisation
  • Identify project management objectives and activities
  • Match project roles and interested parties to their responsibilities
  • Identify examples of the activities that take place during each phase of the project management process
  • Match project manager roles with examples
  • Identify the value of the project manager in an organisation
  • Determine the right amount of project management in given scenarios
  • Match "bad manager" types to examples of their behaviours
  • Identify examples of micromanagement
  • Identify the management challenges posed by small to medium projects in given scenarios


This course is targeted toward a diverse range of managers and staff members who wish to acquire the necessary skills to successfully manage small to medium sised projects.

150 Minutes

365 Days