MANAGING SYSTEMS AND PEOPLE: PROJECT MANAGEMENT SKILLS
Duration: Around 42 hours over 8 days
Fee: 2400 USD
Who is it for?
This eight-day course gives practicing project managers an opportunity to fine-tune their skills. Although Project Management is a huge field that can only be truly learned through experience, there are some basic foundations that make the lives of Project Managers easier, and lead to smoother running projects and better performing teams.
Over the eight days, facilitators and participants share the 'best of' what works and explore two key areas that lead to better results:
Managing Ideas and Information
The first half of the program looks at project planning - analyzing situations and the environment, developing the project plan and project Monitoring and Evaluation.
Managing People and Situations
The second half of the program equips project managers with the ability to communicate their ideas and direct the common situations they face through the essential people skills of:
The first two days cover the Logical Framework Approach. Day Three is a writing skills workshop. Days Four and Five apply the skills in planning and drafting proposals.
The course uses a range of methods, including presentation, group discussion, problem-solving tasks, case studies and practical exercises.
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