Project Management Essentials

When project teams work together and communicate effectively with those around them, the chance of success is increased. 

Through case studies, group discussion and team problem-solving activities, this interactive workshop introduces tips and techniques to help build team-cohesion and overcome people-related obstacles.

Who should attend?

Anyone who wants to improve the success of their projects.

Both Project Managers and Project team members will benefit.


  • Be able to gain and maintain support for your projects
  • Avoid some common project management pitfalls
  • Help project team members work better together

Learning Objectives

  • Learn tips and techniques to increase the chance of project success
  • Develop a greater understanding of the stages of team development and how to help the team perform at its best
  • Acquire tools to prioritise and manage stakeholder communication. 

Course Outline


  • Why do some projects fail?
  • Balancing the competing needs of a project

Starting up a Project

  • Tips for project planning
  • Articulating project aims

Managing a Project

  • Managing team communication

o The stages of team development

o Winning and maintaining commitment

o Managing team conflicts

  • Managing stakeholder communication

o Identifying project stakeholders

o Prioritising communication

o Planning your communication approach

Closing a Project

  • Closing a project successfully
  • Celebrating success

Course Information 

Public Training Dates 2016
September 22-23 October 24-25 December 5-6
Public Training Dates 2017
March 30-31

Length: 2 days, 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.

Venue: Professional Development Centre, Toa Payoh

Maximum group size: 16

Course Fees: $908.43 (including GST)