"Awesome course for all levels of project managers, or those interested in project management."   Recent Project Essentials participant 


The workshop is a practical course providing useful skills and tools you can use straight away. It makes project management real in the context of delivering change

Project Essentials is perfect for business or technical people.  Ideal for new project managers, those aspiring to be project managers or project team members.

The course is lively, interactive and varied.  Learning is collaborative and you will have the chance to share ideas and work on solutions with other participants. 

Topics Covered

  • What is a project and common reasons for project failure
  • The project management lifecycle and processes
  • Project management roles and responsibilities
  • The traits of effective project leaders
  • Project planning first steps – benefits, purpose, objectives, critical success factors and scope
  • Stakeholder analysis techniques
  • Product-based planning
  • Sequencing and identifying tasks
  • Estimating and producing a project schedule
  • Understanding and using the Triple Constraints Triangle
  • Project controls: risk management, reporting, quality control, managing issues and change
  • Closing a project



$1,400 (excl GST) Each participant receives a full set of training notes – your own comprehensive ‘go to’ guide to project management.

For all inquiries including customised inhouse workshops contact Carol Speirs