Project Management Essentials

This workshop is SkillsFuture credit approved and can be delivered face-to-face or online. 


A successful project needs good organisation, detailed planning and strong controls. But these skills alone won’t ensure success, as ultimately projects are all about people.

This workshop looks at each stage of the project life-cycle in detail. It provides you with tips and techniques to build team cohesion, overcome people-related obstacles and deliver better outcomes for your stakeholders.

This workshop is for you if…

You would like to improve the success rate of your projects.


e2i* funding is available at S$15 per hour/per pax for Singaporean or Singapore Permanent Residents.


After taking this workshop you should be able to:

  • gain and maintain support for your projects
  • help your project team to work together more effectively
  • better manage communication with your project’s stakeholders.

Workshop Outline

Projects and project teams

  • Why do some projects fail?
  • Balancing your project team
  • Understanding types of project teams

Starting your project

  • Planning pitfalls and how to avoid them
  • Articulating your project goals
  • Using AIDA to persuade others

Communicating with your project team

  • The stages of team development
  • Getting buy-in
  • Building trust and rapport
  • Delegating effectively

Managing conflict in your project team

  • Sources of interpersonal conflict
  • Managing conflict – case studies
  • Giving feedback
  • Maintaining momentum

Engaging your project’s stakeholders

  • Identifying and analysing stakeholders
  • Using a power/interest grid
  • Planning your communication approach
  • Understanding SWANS and OWANS

Closing your Project

  • Closing a project successfully
  • Celebrating success

Why choose us?

Find out why you should choose us and how we deliver our workshops face-to-face or online

Face-to-face workshop schedule

Face-to-face Public Training Dates 2020/2021 
9-10 July 14-15 September 2-3 Noember
10-11 December 4-5 March  
  • Length: 14 hours
  • Workshop fee: S$954.44 (including 7% GST)
  • You can use your SkillsFuture credit for this workshop. Find out more here
  • Venue: Professional Development Centre, Toa Payoh Centre 
  • e2i funded course fee: $744.44 (including GST)

    *The Employment and Employability Institute Pte Ltd (“e2i”) is a strategic partner of the Workforce Singapore (“WSG”) in the national Continuing Education and Training (“CET”) effort. WSG provides funding to e2i to operate as an institution and to administer projects and grants on behalf of WSG to companies and workers as part of CET and related manpower initiatives. 

    Funding for the above workshop is at S$15.00 per training hour. In order to be eligible for the funding the following criteria must be fulfilled:-

    1. The participant must be Singaporean or Singapore Permanent Residents
    2. The participant must provide us their NRIC details (MANDATORY)
    3. The participant must meet the minimum set of entry requirements for the course(s) within the Programme
    4. The participant must achieve at least 75% attendance of the workshops
    5. The participant and/or the Company shall not receive any other funding from government sources