Project Management (FOCUSED PACKAGE)

5
26
2 Mar 2020
6 Apr 2020
Purpose of the Programme: 

The purpose of this programme is to enable learners to support the project environment and activities to deliver project objectives. Also to apply a range of project management tools and to implement project administration processes according to requirements.

Programme Outcomes: 

On completion of this programme learners will be able to:

  • Identify project types & nature and guiding on appropriate project strategies and tactics
  • Suggest appropriate structures, methods and processes to projects
  • Check and verify that a project environment is established
  • Evaluate, record and consolidate from project experiences & update standard structures and processes
  • Execute processes and standards to support project change control & configuration management
  • Update and communicate status of change requests
  • Administer the project library/repository to support change to affected items
  • Maintain project organisational information
  • Demonstrate an understanding of project management tools and techniques
  • Use a range of project management tools
  • Apply corrective action steps where project management tools and techniques usage problems occur
Learning Assumed to be in Place: 

It is assumed that learners entering this programme are competent in:

  1. Communication at NQF Level 4
  2. Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 4
  3. Computer Literacy at NQF Level 4
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL): 

RPL against these unit standards are allowed. Application forms are available from our offices.

Methodology: 

Training Programme Duration: 3 Days

Assessment: Portfolio of Evidence will be submitted within four weeks of completing the training. Assessment activities include evaluating project strategy, plan and closure report.

Certification: This includes obtaining endorsement from the SETQAA.

Unit Standards:

  • 120378 – Support the project environment and activities to deliver project objectives
  • 120381 – Implement project administration processes according to requirements
  • 120385 – Apply a range of project management tools and techniques

NQF Level: 4 & 5

Credits: 26

Target Group: 
  • Line Managers
  • HR Managers
  • Administration Managers
  • Administration Clerks
  • Project Managers
  • Project Assistants
Benefits: 
  • Skilled, knowledgeable and confident employees involved in any form of project management
  • Improved competence and motivation of workforce
  • Improved opportunities to claim skills grants
Learning Options: 

Blended