Project Management Essentials

Start date: 25 March 2019

Duration: 2 Days

Location: Westpark Business Campus, Shannon

Cost: Members €400 pp - Non-Members 525 pp

Programme overview

This Project Management Essentials course provides a foundation in professional project management principles. Based on the Project Management Institute’s Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, you will be taken through the entire project life cycle and will be introduced to the knowledge areas needed to manage any project effectively.

Learning outcomes

On completion of this Project Management Essentials programme participants will be familiar with key project management terminology and have the tools and techniques required to start managing their own projects.

Who is the course for

Individuals who need to strenghen their project management skills.  It is especially suitable for people new to project management or project Team Members who need to interact more efficiently with the Project Manager and Project Stakeholders.


Introduction to Project Management fundamentals

Project Initiation

Project Charter

Identifying stakeholders and their needs

Project Planning

Scope Statement

Work Breakdown Structure

Estimation of Resources and Durations

Developing timelines and schedules

Plan Communications

Risk Management

Project Execution

Project Monitor & Control

Change Control

Status Reporting

Project Closing



Training Provider Profile

Velopi is a Project Management Consultant and Training Provider to individuals from companies of all sizes and sectors who are based in Cork.  They provide participants with the knowledge, skills, tools and techniques to delivery their projects successfully.

Project Management Essentials