An introduction to project management

Overview:

More and more accountants are being asked to contribute within a project environment. This course provides a basic outline of the project management role, how to structure a project, the project governance structure and highlights some of the tools available to help manage the process.

Learning Outcomes:

By the end of this course, participants will obtain a greater understanding of:

  • a basic understanding of project management methodology
  • understand project governance
  • identifying the skills required to be an effective project manager
  • knowing the tools available for project planning
  • being able to implement a project plan
  • being able to evaluate a completed project.

Authored by: Andy Wilkes

Andy is a CIMA qualified accountant with over 17 years in management and senior management positions, helping the public sector move from cash to more commercial style accounting. He has worked with numerous project based teams to oversee the development, and in some cases implementation of large Oracle based finance systems. Andy has also been Team Leader for Change Management and Budgeting during the implementation of three resource accounting systems across Government.

CPD Points: 2

CPD Duration (hours): 2

Access: 12 months from purchase date

Price (excludes VAT): £65.00