Project Management

  • Days 1- 5
  • Code PM
  • Fee £ from £495

These courses is designed for those playing, or wishing to play an active role in a project environment where Agile,PRINCE2®,MSP® or Scrum are used.

Course Details

Introduction

For project managers, leadership skills are only part of the story. From the company directors to the project support staff-every member of the team needs strong project management skills. Stratum has been helping organisations to adopt these skills for several years and with a high and successful pass rate we enable project managers to ensure that their business and projects are run to recognised standards of best practice.

Who is it for?

These courses is designed for those playing, or wishing to play an active role in a project environment where Agile,PRINCE2®,MSP® or Scrum are used. They are aimed at those involved with project support, team managers, project assurance or team members wishing to gain a solid grounding in project management methods. Our 3- 5 day options will also provide you with the opportunity to receive a globally recognised Foundation or Practitioner qualification.

What will be covered?

PRINCE2®

  • Introduction to projects and project management
  • Structure of PRINCE2®
  • Starting up a Project
  • Initiating an directing a project
  • Dealing with planning and risk
  • Controlling progress, change and quality
  • Managing product delivery
  • Managing a stage boundary
  • Closing a project
  • Tailoring PRINCE2® 

Agile

  • What is Agile?
  • Choosing the right approach
  • Agile Project Management – the basics
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Preparing for Agile project management
  • Agile PM processes and products
  • Communication
  • Prioritisation and Timeboxing
  • Agile Control
  • Requirements and Estimating
  • Agile Planning

MSP®

  • Introduction to programmes, programme Management and MSP®
  • MSP Principles and governance themes
  • MSP Transformational Flow
  • Identifying and defining a Programme
  • Defining a Programme
  • Blueprint Design and Delivery
  • Planning and control
  • Benefits management
  • Risk and issue management
  • Managing the Tranches
  • Leadership and stakeholder engagement
  • Delivering the capability
  • Quality and assurance management
  • Closing a programme

Benefits of attending:

Within each course;

  • You will learn how to successfully manage projects or to work in a controlled project environment using the most internationally recognised project management methods.
  • You will learn how to raise and promote staff awareness of their roles and responsibilities within the project management life cycle.
  • You will understand how to improve communication and control over programs and time planning without disrupting the program budget, timescale and vision.

These courses are also designed to equip practising Project Managers with the confidence to sit the relevant foundation and/or practitioner exams

Delivery Options

Each project management course is delivered over four or five days in order for a full qualification to be achieved however, course overviews can be can be fully customised from a half day to five depending on the requirements of your business.