Project Management

Project Management Agile MethodologyIntroduction to Project Management

This course is designed to introduce you to the world of Project Management. It provides an understanding of the project and project planning stages and guides you on how set the scope, time and the cost of your projects.

Where: Malvern House London (Kings Cross)
Start: 26th September or 10th October 2017
Duration: 10 hours over 2 weeks
Time: Tue & Fri (12-2:30pm)
Cost: £300  Now: £150
Course level: Introductory
Prerequisite: N/A

You will learn basic project methodologies and frameworks, such as Waterfall, PRINCE2, Agile, Extreme Programming (XP), Scrum, Dynamic Systems Development Method (DSDM), Kanban, Lean Development and so on.  On completion, you will be able to create a small project plan.

A fundamental of project management is a good deal of managerial autonomy given to the project manager to lead the project team and to implement the project or product, in order to deliver results, according to appropriate methodology indicated in the plan and within the cost and time limits defined in the plan.

You will learn about the best and common software used for Project Management, for example MS Project, Atlassian Jira, BaseCamp, Trello, Asana and so on.

The specific responsibilities of a project manager vary from industry to industry, company to company, and sometimes even from project to project. But there are some key duties and responsibilities that, if performed well, will help you successfully complete your projects, such as planning, organising, leading and controlling.

Course Learning Outcome:

• Introduction to Project Management
• What is Project?
• Project Phases and the Project Life Cycle
• Project Management Methodologies
• Characteristics and Functions of a Project Manager
• Ethical Approaches to Project Management
• Phases of a Construction Project (planning and project selection)
• Initiating the Project Plan
• Scope, Time and Cost Management
• Executing the Project

“Good introductory course to Project Management, balance is great, broad content and good detailed materials. Course training is interactive with scenarios and activities. Good course length, 10 hours is about right. Great teacher and course material.”


Colin from South East London
“I have recently joined Malvern House London and I am studying Business English and Introduction to Project Management Course. I have so far enjoyed my time here. Project Manager course is adding to my skills and I am very happy with this offer. “


Daigo from Japan