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Project management (English) - 15-17 April 2019 - Amsterdam

In the basic project management course you will learn the skills needed to do a project from start until finish. The course takes 3 days and is meant for beginner project leaders, project team members and for more experienced project leaders with little theoretical reference. In the course both theory and practice are taught.

Content of the training:

What is a project and when to apply

Writing a project management document

How to make a planning

How to use project phases

Working within time and budget frames


Training of 'soft skills' of leadership

Introduction MS projects and other project management tools

Introduction methods like Prince2, PM BOK, IPMA, PMI and agile project management

Working in teams

Projects and organizations



Day 1:

Introduction to the field of project management

Characteristics and jargon of project management

When to apply project management and when not to

Basic project structure (phasing, understanding what to do in which

Planning duration, budget, resources and people

Writing a project plan and getting it approved by upper

Leading a project (in terms of budget, organisation, quality, time
and information)

Project administration

Listening skills

Making clear agreements for ‘deliverables’

Writing a project plan

Day 2:

More in-depth training

Project management and the mother organisation

Basic starting point of a project

Organisation culture

Project management within changing organisations

Preview MS projects and other project management teaching aids - Communication within and surrounding a project

Assembling teams

Motivating teams

Assigning roles, tasks and responsibilities in a project team - What is my position in the team?

Working with templates (budget, planning, action- and decision lists)

Day 3:

Giving and receiving feedback

Risk management in projects

Why projects get delayed (and what to do about it)

Leadership styles

Evaluating and closing projects

Overview of different methods of project management (PRINCE2.

Introduction to agile project management

Recognising good negotiation moments

Non-verbal communication, being firm - Leadership

Tough’ conversations training

Course materials:

The project management handbook

Project templates (in Word and/or Excel) in which to direct your

Project plan template

Folder containing reading material, exercises and tests

After this training course you will know:
- Basic project management theory
- How to avoid most major pitfalls
- Why projects succeed or fail
- How to deal with clients, team members and other people involved in the project

After this training course you will be able to:
- Write a project plan
- Direct a project
- Establish and set clear mile markers for a project
- Work with the templates for budget, risk management and issue logs
- Work out a planning
- Close a project and evaluate it

After the course you can take an online exam and receive a certificate. You can take this exam in your own time at any time you want. 

Further development after this training course...:
After the course you will have 6 months to send in your own project management plan of your own project. We will review this and discuss the feedback (this is part of the course). Also, if required we offer personal coaching to help you for a while with the development your project management skills (not part of the course).

The course is meant for English speaking people, who are working in the Netherlands or for people who like to attend a project management training course in the lovely city of Amsterdam. If you want to organise this course incompany at your location, please contact us. We travel worldwide.

Here is a sample of our long list of satisfied clients since our agency started in 2004:

Accor Hotels, Astron, Airwaves, Avantor, Atotech, Arcadis, CDG Europe b.v. KNAW (Royal Science Academy), Hogeschool Amsterdam, IJsfontein, Dedicon, Hogeschool Utrecht, Amsterdam University, Ranj, Noterik DANS (data Archiving and Networking Solutions), Eindhoven University of Technology, Poort80, Vedior, KPN, ABN-Amro, ING, Schiphol Airport, Dutch Court, Amsterdam city council, Sakura, Rotterdam city council, Randstad, Dordrecht city council, NS Facility services, KLM, Telfort, Ranj videogames, the University Museum, Pharmapack, Merck, The tax office, the Ministry of Justice, the Ministry of Housing, Rabobank, Knowledge Net, Ahrend, Nedcon, TNS-Nipo, Avandis, Utrecht city council, NautaDuthilh, KWR Water, Nissan, Cyclotron, Magion, De Zorgcikel (the healthcare circle),Vitae, McDonalds, Almere city council, Trazar, Studiekring (the studycircle), Kunstenaars en co.(artists and co.), Open Univeristy, Bookit, ROC Mondriaan, Klever construction B.V., KNMP, Tolknet (interpreter net), Philips, Shell, Cygnific, Rabobank, Delft University of Technology, The European University Institute, T-Mobile, de Nederlandsche Bank, and the Catholic Schools Foundation Utrecht and many other organisations and individuals

€ 1495
Duur opleiding
3 dagen

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