Project & Programme Management

An Approach That Works for You

Our virtual programmes allow individuals to develop skills, tools and techniques that will unleash their potential in the workplace. We can help you to build a project management methodology and toolkit, or improve your existing one, while designing training around an approach that works for you

You can join our virtual facilitator led open courses, or we can work with you to co-create a bespoke programme to be delivered in-house for your organisation. If you're unsure on what approach would work for you or your organisation, join an information session to find out more.

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Upcoming courses

PRINCE2® Foundation and Practitioner 7th Edition (5 days): 23rd, 24th, 25th, 30th September and 1st October 2024.

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PRINCE2® Foundation and Practitioner 7th Edition (5 days): 4th, 5th, 6th, 12th and 13th December 2024.

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Price:

The PRINCE2 Foundation and Practitioner 7th Edition is £1475.00.

This price includes:

  • Access to all courseware via our Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
  • PRINCE2 Official E-book
  • Foundation and Practitioner Exam


What is PRINCE2?

PRINCE2® Foundation and Practitioner 7th Edition is a structured project management method based on experience drawn from thousands of projects – and from the contributions of countless project sponsors, project managers, project teams, academics, trainers and consultants. It has been designed to be scalable and easily adapted to the needs of different kinds of projects and organisations. The method is very well established as a standard in the UK and is also practised worldwide.

Who is it for?

This programme is for anyone in a project environment or in a project supporting role who needs to learn about the PRINCE2® approach. The programme is beneficial for any new or experienced project managers who want to learn how to run successful, effective projects. This course can also be completed through an apprenticeship in Wales.

What will you learn?

During the programme we will introduce you to the roles, principles, themes and processes that form the structure of PRINCE2®. The programme will teach you how to apply elements of PRINCE2® methodology to optimise chances of success regardless of project type or scale. As well as gaining leading project management skills and greater employment prospects, you will also learn how to manage business and project risk more effectively, allowing you to work more strategically.

Why choose this course?

  • Learn how to plan, monitor and control a project using the PRINCE2® approach
  • Gain leading project management skills and greater employment prospects
  • Achieve a recognised, accredited qualification
  • Real-time facilitator-led course within out virtual learning environment

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Upcoming courses

MSP® Foundation and Practitioner 5th Edition (5 days): Starting 8th July 2024.

This 5-day virtual course is delivered on 8th, 9th, 15th, 16th and 17th July 2024.

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MSP® Foundation and Practitioner 5th Edition (5 days): Starting 2nd December 2024.

This 5-day virtual course is delivered on 2nd, 3rd, 9th, 10th and 11th December 2024.

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Price

The MSP Foundation and Practitioner 5th Edition is £1495.00. 

This price includes:

  • Access to all courseware via our Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
  • MSP E-book
  • Foundation and Practitioner Exam 


What is MSP®?

MSP® (Managing Successful Programmes) Foundation and Practitioner 5th Edition is a flexible and adaptable approach to project management where a business “vision” is the required outcome. Suitable for any type and size of programme, MSP® helps coordinate the management of a set of projects to deliver strategic objectives that require change management, strategic objectives and business benefits delivery. MSP® deals with the management of the interdependencies and potential conflicts within various projects providing a framework for implementing business strategies or organisational change.

Who is it for?

This qualification is relevant for those looking to manage multiple change events within their organisation. It is suitable for programme managers, experienced project managers and senior managers within organisations who are involved with implementing change, whether directly or in a support role.

What will you learn?

The course will enable you to differentiate between projects and programmes and identify strategic issues that should be considered when planning a programme. You will understand the principles of programme management processes, and determine whether a programme management approach may be beneficial within a particular business environment.

Why choose this course?

  • Utilise best practice in programme management to successfully deliver transformational change
  • Carry out the coordinated organisation, direction and implementation of a dossier of projects and transformation activities
  • Lead business transformation accommodating high levels of complexity, ambiguity and risk

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AgilePM® is a radically different approach to project management that doesn’t demand that everything is written in stone at the beginning of a project. It focuses on developing solution incrementally to enable project teams to react effectively to changing requirements whilst empowering project personnel and encouraging increased collaboration and ownership. AgilePM® provides a holistic approach; embracing change and offering flexibility and can be used in conjunction with methods such as PRINCE2®.

Who is it for?

AgilePM® is aimed at aspiring and practicing managers, and at team members wishing to adopt a fast-paced, flexible and collaborative approach to project management whilst maintaining standards and rigour. The programme is also ideal for those wishing to add to their knowledge of traditional approaches such as PRINCE2®. This course can also be completed through an apprenticeship in Wales.

What will you learn?

This programme will give delegates a practical understanding of AgilePM®, which is based on the internationally recognised framework of DSDM Atern. This will enable delegates to become immediately productive as a project manager in an agile project environment. Course topics include: the fundamentals and the philosophy, the principles, preparation, the lifecycle and products, team structures, roles and responsibilities, communication, planning control and risk and implementing Agile Project Management.

Why choose this course?

  • Gain an understanding of agile and the ability to apply relevant project management methods
  • Combine knowledge of traditional methodologies with agile to adapt to a changing business environment
  • Promote trust and close co-operation between the business and developers

Upcoming courses

AgilePM® (Online): Starting 3rd July 2024

This 4 day virtual course is delivered on 3rd, 4th, 10th and 11th July 2024.

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AgilePM® (Online): Starting 3rd September 2024

This 4 day virtual course is delivered on 3rd, 4th, 10th and 11th September 2024.

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AgilePM® (Online): Starting 7th November 2024
This 4 day virtual course is delivered on 7th, 8th, 14th and 15th November 2024.

Price

The AgilePM Foundation and Practitioner is £1295.00. This includes all training, examination fees and a hard copy core manual.

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The Association for Project Management (APM) is the largest independent professional body in Europe that is dedicated to project and programme management. Their qualifications incorporate a mix of tools, techniques, processes and skills and offer a progressive structure that demonstrates your project management achievements. Run by project managers for project managers, APM members share a passion for the profession, and remain at the forefront of professional standards and practice, championing project management and bringing new ideas to the project management world.

Who is it for?

The PM Project Management Qualification (SCQF Level 7) is aimed at experienced project managers seeking a knowledge-based professional qualification.

What will you learn?

The APM qualification provides candidates with recognition of a thorough understanding of project management. You'll be able to demonstrate an understanding of how these elements interact and how your project fits into your strategic and commercial environment, with real-world examples and case-study exercises will be used to accelerate learning. 

Topics of study include: project management in context, planning the strategy, executing the strategy, techniques, business and commercial, organisation and governance, people and the profession.

APM Project Fundamentals – 2 days – this qualification is relevant for anyone with little or no previous project management experience wishing to learn essential project management terminology and common language.

APM Project Management Qualification – 5 days – this qualification assesses all areas of project management, from strategic and commercial implications of their role, to the technical, organisational and people management skills required to participate effectively within a project team.

Why choose this course?

  • Demonstrate you are a skilled project professional with an in-depth knowledge of best-practice project management techniques
  • Develop an understanding of how project management elements interact
  • Ability to implement a standardised cross-industry framework across teams and departments, maximising efficiency

Upcoming courses

Starting: 28th October 2024

This 6 day course is delivered on 28th, 29th and 30th October, 5th November, 6th November and 13th November 2024.

This course includes a revision day on day 6. Your 3 hour APM PMQ exam is scheduled for 27th November 2024 at 10am.

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The APM Project Management Qualification (PMQ) Price: £1595

This course can also be completed through an apprenticeship.

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Managing change and the impact of change is a high priority and can be difficult to get right. The APMG International Change Management Practitioner™ has been developed to enhance your ability to embrace and successfully manage the impact of change. It focuses on the practical aspects of effective change management by giving you the opportunity to develop your capabilities to deal with change before, during and after it occurs.

Who is it for?

Ideal for project, programme or change managers; either responsible for or involved in implementing change. Also ideal for change team members affected by or affecting change and for those supporting colleagues, teams and their organisation through change.

What will you learn?

The Change Management course will help you unlock resistance to change, enable you to work effectively to deal with and embrace change within your team and speed up the implementation of change initiatives. Topics include: change impact, communication and engagement, the change management context and stakeholder strategy.

Why choose this course?

  • Gain a clear, practical understanding of change, the impact of change and what it means
  • Understand the human side of change and how to help people deal more effectively with change
  • Understand how to embed change, ensure it is sustainable and becomes ‘business as usual’
  • The price incldes

Upcoming courses

APMG Change Management Practitioner™ (Virtual) - starting 3rd July 2024

Course Dates: 3, 4, 10, 11 July 2024

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Price

The APMG Change Management practitioner course is £1595.00. This includes all training, examination fees and a hard copy core manual.


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The above courses can be delivered through our open-access programme (virtual) or as bespoke programmes within your organisation. If you are looking to access funding for you or your organisation, explore our funding routes or make an enquiry to speak to our advisors.

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