Managing People in Projects

2 Day Course

This course has been retired. Please view currently available Project Management Skills Training Courses.


Course Topics (25 topics)

  • Personal objectives for the course.
  • Who is included in the project team?
  • What problems do you experience?
  • The importance of your success as a project manager.
  • What is project management?
  • The differences between line management and project management.
  • The skills required to run a project.
  • The action centred leadership model.
  • Leadership style and the life cycle of the project.
  • Building the project team and key team roles in the project team.
  • Stages of team development.
  • Managing individuals within the project team.
  • Setting objectives.
  • Controlling projects and progress reporting.
  • The importance of delegation.
  • The significance of your communication skills.
  • Questioning and listening techniques.
  • The transactional analysis model.
  • Influencing strategies.
  • The power of behaviour.
  • What motivates and de-motivates your project team?
  • Decision-making.
  • Conflict management.
  • The impact of stress.
  • Completion of a personal action plan.


There are no specific prerequisites for this course but it is expected that delegates will have some experience managing projects or working as part of a project team

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