ILM Accredited - Project Management Essentials 

This instructor-led-training will give you the tips and tricks you need to make your next project run under-budget and ahead of schedule

Course Overview

  • Course Details         

  • Instructor Led Training
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Workshop size: 25 participants
  • Delivery: Classroom or Online
  • ILM Course Code: E46D-06  

Course Objectives

  • Explain the fundamentals of project management
  • Recognise the steps taken through the project management life cycle
  • Complete project management and the skills required to succeed
  • Identify the key factors in project success
  • Monitor and evaluate project schedules
  • Apply a range of project management tools
  • Establish guideline for building and controlling project costs and risk

Training Techniques 

  • Experiential learning
  • Case studies
  • Group learning and discussion
  • Individual challenges
  • Collaborative and competitive tasks
  • Training videos
  • Role plays and simulations


Here is what we will cover in
this course

Understanding Projects

-Projects vs other kinds of work
-Five process groups
-Ten knowledge areas
-Project drivers: Triple constraints
-Project life cycle
-Project success factors

Project Stakeholders and Project Teams

-Identifying the key players
-Skills of the project manager
-Assembling the team
-Managing stakeholders
-Stakeholder analysis

Managing Project Risks

-Risk identification
-Risk assessment
-Risk responses
-Project constraints

Managing Project Schedules

-Project goals
-S.M.A.R.T. Goals
-Project charter
-Statement vs Scope of Work

Managing Project Work

-6 P’s of Project Management
-Planning tools
-Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)
-RACI matrix
-Cost benefit analysis

Monitoring and Closing Projects

-Status reports
-How to do close-out
-Close-out review

ILM Assured

The ILM organisation is based in the United Kingdom, guarantees the quality of training through a rigorous auditing and supervisory process.  Through certifying our courses with ILM, you are assured of investing in world-class education and skill development.
Patrick Jones - Course author
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