Project Management Course

Course Overview

This course teaches the principles and skills of effective project management focusing on the importance of project initiation to establish the infrastructure that will enable effective control of the project.


Course Duration

The course duration is two (2) days - 9.00am to 5.00pm.

45 minute lunch break and ten minute breaks at regular intervals.



Donna Smith


Key Course Objectives

  • To learn Project Management concepts and techniques
  • To understand how to take requirements and convert them into a formal, planned, resourced and funded project
  • To learn how to establish a project that is firmly and solidly set up for success
  • To learn how to deliver a successful project that is on schedule and within budget


Course Outline

Part 1 - Project Initiation

  • Initiation and Start Up
  • Goals and Objectives
  • Scope
  • Work Breakdown Structures
  • Estimating and Scheduling
  • Business Case
  • Establishing Project Controls
  • Course Exercises


Part 2 - Project Control

  • Phase Start Up
  • Progress Control
  • Issue Management
  • Quality Control
  • Change Control
  • Risk Management
  • Management and Planning
  • Course Exercises


Part 3 - Project Closure

  • Close Project
  • Review Project
  • Process Improvements


Target Audience

This course is suitable for those who are currently managing projects and wish to improve their skills, those who are team members on projects, as well as those who may wish to run projects in the future.



None required.


Software and Hardware Requirements

None required.


Course Fees

$1000 per person per day (minimum of 8 persons and maximum of 12 persons per course).

For example if only five persons attend the course the fee charged will still be for eight persons.

Consultations and discussions with the client to define requirements, customisation and tailoring of the courses are free of charge provided the courses go ahead. If the company decides not to go ahead once the courses have been customised and tailored to meet their requirements, there will be a cost of $2000 charged to the company.


Fees do NOT include 10% GST.


Terms and Conditions

Substitutions can be made at any time. There is no penalty charged for course cancellations provided that at least ten working days notice is given prior to the scheduled course start date. Participants who have not given notice of cancellation at least ten working days prior to the course are subject to the entire course fee. Trident Business Solutions reserves the right to change the format of the courses at its discretion.


More Information

Trident Business Solutions
12 York Parade
Spring Hill  QLD 4000

Phone : (07) 3839 0073
Fax     : (07) 3839 0073
Mobile :  0414 926 240